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Full “Strawberry” Moon Hike

Full Moon Hikes provide ample opportunities to celebrate the heavens and the earth. Join us as we marvel at the moon, ponder distant planets, and explore creatures and features beneath on our portion of planet Earth. Bernheim Members $10; Non-Members $12 Registration and payment required by 4 p.m. the day before program by calling (502) 955-8512. […]

Summer Sunrise Hike

Be serenaded by the dawn chorus of Bernheim, courtesy of migrating neotropical birds and our native feathered friends. Volunteers Naturalists will lead this early morning stroll along the Overalls Loop and historic fire roads, stopping along the way for wildlife observations and engaging stories – including a break by the cattail pond to investigate aquatic […]

Poetry among the Trees

FREE event; $5 per car weekend environmental fee for Non-Members applies.

Poet-Tree Writing Workshop

Kentucky poet, folklorist, and naturalist Sarah McCartt-Jackson has been published by and received honors from the Academy of American Poets, Kentucky Arts Council, Kentucky Foundation for Women, Copper Nickel, The Fourth River, Indiana Review, Journal of American Folklore, Still, and others. She recently served as artist-in-residence for the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and for the […]

Full “Frog” Moon Hike

Full Moon Hikes provide ample opportunities to celebrate the heavens and the earth. Join us as we marvel at the moon, ponder distant planets, and explore creatures and features beneath on our portion of planet Earth. Bernheim Members $10; Non-Members $12 Registration and payment required by 4 p.m. the day before program by calling (502) 955-8512. […]

NEW DATE: Honeybee Hive Installation

Join the Bernheim Beekeepers in welcoming 10,000 honeybees to their new home! From the safety of the Wildlife Viewing Room, visitors can watch as the bees are moved from delivery package to hive. Beekeepers will guide visitors through the installation process and provide the fascinating “buzz” about beekeeping efforts at Bernheim. Program is weather dependent. […]

Laser Guided Star Tour

Each night, fascinating stories are playing out across the heavens. Come watch constellations of scorpions, bears, dolphins and mythological characters come alive as an interpreter shares ancient dreams and laser beams in Bernheim’s night sky. No pets allowed. Registration and payment due by 4:00 p.m. on the day prior to the start of the program. Call (502) 955–8512 […]

Pollywog Play Parties: Pollywogs Keeping Cozy

Brrr! How do people and animals keep warm during the cold months of winter? Pollywogs explore concepts of hibernation and staying active by feeding birds, curling up in the play cave, building nests and burrows, and more. ECO Kids Pollywog Play Parties combine music, art, language, and outside play to encourage infants and children though the […]