From the BlogBecome a Member

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Hot Chocolate Hike

Earn a free cup of hot chocolate by completing the On Your Own Challenge hiking sheet and turning it in at Isaac’s Café – yum! The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Survival Strategies

Animals must migrate, hibernate, or stay active to survive the cold months ahead. Play the On Your Own Challenge game to help them make the right decision. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Stalking Squirrels

Follow squirrels as they climb, jump, and scurry through Bernheim, using the On Your Own Challenge as a travel guide. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of each month at Bernheim’s Visitor […]

ECO Kids Discovery Days: Looking at Leaves

Identify trees by their leaves, using the On Your Own Challenge page to recognize leaf form, arrangement, and shape. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of each month at Bernheim’s Visitor Center. […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Tree Hugging

Hug a tree and get to know it better, using the On Your Own Challenge as a guide for discovering the true value of trees. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Spring Plant Bingo

Inspect trees and flowers in their spring glory as you work to score bingo through the On Your Own Challenge playing card. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of each month at […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Hot Chocolate Hike

Celebrate the first day of winter with a warm cup of hot chocolate! Earn a free cup by completing the On Your Own Challenge and then turning in your worksheet at Isaac’s Café. During the afternoon, have fun exploring hands-on Discovery Stations and the guided hike.    Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Nature Ornament Making

Transform nuts, seedpods, pine cones and other nature treasures into festive holiday ornaments through the On Your Own Challenge. During the afternoon, have fun exploring hands-on Discovery Stations and the guided Hike of the Day.  Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Discovery Stations are at the Visitor Center from […]