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August 2015
FREE event. $5 per car environmental fee at gate . Fee waived for Bernheim Members.

ECO Kids Discovery Days: Crypto Animal Safari

August 1 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Crypto means “hidden”, which is a good way to describe many animals found in nature. Kids and their families will have fun hunting for crypto animals through the On Your Own Challenge, and then exploring hands-on Discovery Stations and the Hike of the Day during the afternoon. 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…

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FREE event. $5 per car environmental fee at gate. Fee waived for Bernheim Members.

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Looking at Leaves

August 15 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Trees can be identified by their leaves, thanks to features like form, arrangement, and shape. Kids and their families will have fun identifying trees through the On Your Own Challenge and then exploring hands-on Discovery Stations and the Hike of the Day during the afternoon. 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.…

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September 2015
FREE event. $5 per car environmental fee at gate. Fee waived for Bernheim Members.

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Damsels and Dragons

September 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Observe and identify real life damsels and dragons – damselflies and dragonflies, that is – through today’s On Your Own Challenge. Kids and their families will have fun searching for these amazing insects and then exploring hands-on Discovery Stations during the afternoon. 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. To connect…

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FREE Event; $5 per car environmental fee Non-Members; Members free.

Smart Gardens & Landscapes: Fall Plant Sale

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fall is a great time for planting! Pick out the perfect plants for your home garden at the Fall Plant Sale. Bernheim Select™ trees, shrubs, and perennials will be featured and knowledgeable horticulturists will be available to answer plant and landscape questions. Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. on the day prior to the start of program, call (502) 955- 8512.  

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FREE event , Non-Member $5 per car environmental fee at gate

BugFest & Fall Plant Sale

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for BugFest, Bernheim’s annual celebration of insects and their relatives. Families can meet multi-legged creatures, march in the Bug Parade (costumes welcome!), try a chocolate-covered cricket, and much more. Visitors can also browse tree, shrub, and flower species at the Fall Plant Sale, with several pollinator-friendly plants available for purchase.

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October 2015
FREE event. $5 environmental fee per car Non-Members

ColorFest

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until October 18, 2015

Celebrate the fall season at ColorFest – a family favorite! Visitors can slingshot pumpkins, naviagate the hay maze, make mud pies,  and enjoy a hayride in the splendor of Bernheim’s colorful landscape. Other highlights include live music, hands-on nature activities, unique local foods, Kentucky arts and craft vendors, and more. Interested in volunteering at the event?  Volunteers are vital to the success of Bernheim’s events. Volunteers will receive free admission on the day of their shift and refreshments. Sign up here.

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FREE event. $5 environmental fee per car Non-Members

ColorFest

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until October 18, 2015

Celebrate the fall season at ColorFest – a family favorite! Visitors can slingshot pumpkins, naviagate the hay maze, make mud pies,  and enjoy a hayride in the splendor of Bernheim’s colorful landscape. Other highlights include live music, hands-on nature activities, unique local foods, Kentucky arts and craft vendors, and more. Interested in volunteering at the event?  Volunteers are vital to the success of Bernheim’s events. Volunteers will receive free admission on the day of their shift and refreshments. Sign up here.

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