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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 […]

Smart Gardens and Landscapes: Wreaths and Holiday Decorating with Nature

Decorating for the holidays can be fun, easy, and extremely inexpensive when you use found objects in nature. Learn how to use the bounty of the season to create wreaths, swags, kissing balls, and more. All materials will be collected from Bernheim, and supplies and tools will be provided. Join us for a class where […]

Wild Edibles of Autumn Workshop

Connect with nature in every bite: Join Bernheim’s Wren Smith for a true taste of the gifts of autumn and winter. Wren will share her wild foods expertise (over 25 years) and teach you how to safely gather and prepare foods directly from nature. You will be surprised at the abundant and and tasty harvest that grows […]

Pollywog Play Parties: Catching the Wind

Catch the crisp autumn breeze! Pollywogs discover the magic of wind and experiment with air properties through fun activities like blow art, balloon play, cloud racing, and much more. ECO Kids Pollywog Play Parties combine music, art, language, and outside play to encourage infants and children though the age of 5 to learn about nature. Registration required […]

Insect Safari

Saturday, September 6 2:00 – 3:30 P.M. Tiny creatures often contain big surprises! September is a great time for noticing the myriad chitinous creatures crawling, buzzing and flitting about. Join us as we investigate the secret lives of insects and their relatives. Dress for an outdoor adventure. Non-Members $5 environmemtal impact fee per car at gate.

Live Honeybee Installation

Beekeeping at Bernheim

Join us Saturday, April 12 at 1:00 p.m. at our Education Center for a honeybee installation! From the safety of our Wildlife Viewing Room, watch as the Bernheim Beekeepers welcome a package of 10,000 buzzing pollinators to their new home. Volunteer beekeepers Bernie Roach, Mac Howard, and Helen Fenske will demonstrate the installation process, explain […]