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July 2017

Quarter Moon Hike

July 29 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

This Bernheim at Night program provides ample opportunities to celebrate the heavens and the earth. Quarter Moon Hikes include a trek through Bernheim’s holly collection, around Cedar and Holly Ponds to the Earth Measure sculpture, and into the Big Prairie. Join us as we marvel at the moon, ponder distant planets, and explore creatures and features on our portion of planet Earth. Bernheim Members $10; Non - Members $12 Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. the day prior to…

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August 2017

Lunch & Learn: Delights of the Sun & Shade Trail

August 2 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Bernheim Lunch & Learn programs are designed for adults who enjoy spending time outdoors with others and celebrating the natural world. Hosted by Volunteer Naturalist Corinne Mastey, each program includes group introductions, a short hike, and lunch from Isaac’s Café. Bernheim Members $15; Non-Members $20 Fee includes guided program, ice tea or lemonade, a cup of soup, bag of chips and your choice of a half of a pimento cheese, tuna salad, ham and cheese, turkey and cheese or chicken…

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ECO Kids Discovery Day: Crypto Animal Sarfari

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

Crypto means “hidden” – a good way to describe many animals in nature. See how many you can find by using the On Your Own Challenge datasheet. 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 the Visitor Center, and include: Hands-on Discovery Stations, led by Volunteer Naturalists, from 1 – 4 P.M. Hike of the Day, led by…

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Pollywog Play Parties: Sun, Shade, and Shadows

August 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Bring your shadow to dance in the sun and hide in the shade! Early learners will experiment with light properties by playing shadow tag, making sun catchers, bringing shadow puppets to life, and much more. Pollywog Play Parties offer a unique learning experience for children 5 and under to connect with nature. Each play party includes a song and story circle, outdoor exploration, and various art projects, science investigations, role playing challenges, and opportunities for play. Bernheim Members $10 per child; Non-Members $15…

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First Sunday Nature Hike

August 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Join a Volunteer Naturalist for an engaging nature hike on the first Sunday of each month. Registration is not required. Just show up with your curiosity and comfortable walking shoes.  Hikes last approximately one hour. FREE* *$5 environmental impact fee still applies to Non-Members at entrance.

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Full Grain Moon Hike

August 7 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Bernheim at Night programs 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 on our portion of planet Earth. This Full Moon Hikes include a walk around Lake Nevin Loop, with plenty of stops to observe the night sky, discuss nocturnal happenings, and consider our cosmic connections. Bernheim Members $10; Non – Members $12 Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. the day prior to the…

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Summer Star Stories and Sky Watch

August 12 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Join Volunteer Naturalists and the Louisville Astronomical Society (LAS) to observe the stars and constellations of summer, the Milky Way, Jupiter, and Saturn. Telescopes graciously provided by LAS. If overcast, a virtual astronomy program with be presented in the Garden Pavilion. Bernheim Members $10; Non - Members $12 Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. the day prior to the program by calling (502) 955- 8512. Space is limited. No pets allowed. Ages 8 and up only.  Dress for the…

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ECO Kids Discovery Day: Sky Observations

August 19 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn how clouds can help us make weather predictions by using the On Your Own Challenge sheet to observe and read the sky. 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 the Visitor Center, and include: Hands-on Discovery Stations, led by Volunteer Naturalists, from 1 – 4 P.M. Hike of the Day, led by a Bernheim guide, starts…

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Smart Gardens and Landscapes: Garden Harvest Feast

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The slow food movement and the desire to know where our food is coming from has revived interest in growing and harvest vegetables and fruits from our own gardens. Join local chef, Mark Williams, and horticulturist Casey Hammett, for an unforgettably entertaining morning as they demonstrate how to create delectable dishes from the garden harvest! Bernheim Members $15; Non-Members $20

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CONNECT at Bernheim

August 19 @ 6:29 pm - 10:29 pm

Bernheim’s Lake Nevin is the intersection of art, science and nature each August during CONNECT at Bernheim. Lake Nevin comes alive with spontaneous art, drum circles, light sculptures and musical performances from renowned artists along with hands-on art and science activities. Food trucks, beer and wine vendors and the mud play zone attract visitors of all ages.

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