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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: Nature Ornament Making

Transform nuts, seedpods, pine cones and other nature treasures into holiday ornaments through the On Your Own Challenge activity. 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: 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 […]

Bernheim Naturecraft

Young Minecraft players are invited to a special preview of some of the Bernheim-inspired Minecraft worlds during Bernheim’s ECO Kids Discovery Day. For the first time ever artists are using Minecraft as a medium and the natural world for inspiration and it is happening at Bernheim. Artists in Residence, Adam Clarke, Victoria Bennett and their son, […]

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: BloomFest

Join in Bernheim’s annual celebration of spring will also include local artisans, food vendors, a farmers market, musical entertainment, a series of short garden lectures, and tons of great activities for children including arts, crafts, garden faerie house construction and naturalist-led discovery stations. The day also includes the annual Spring Plant Sale.  The annual Spring Plant […]