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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 Days: National Trails Day Celebration

Celebrate National Trails Day by hiking any trail and completing a scavenger hunt along the way! Kids and their families will have fun traveling Bernheim by foot  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 […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Spring Plant Bingo

Inspect trees and flowers in their spring glory as you work to score bingo through the On Your Own Challenge playing card. 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 […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Sky Observations

Learn what the clouds tell us about sky conditions and weather predictions with the day’s On Your Own Challenge. 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. […]

Pollywog Play Party: Little Green Thumbs & Green Team

The Earth gives us plants like flowers, fruits, and vegetables.  Pollywogs will jump into plant life and gardening when they dig in the dirt, plant seeds, and more. Pollywogs will add creative fun to the recycling process when they make instruments, bowl with recyclables, and much more. Pollywog Play Parties offer a unique learning experience […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Arboretum Seek & Find

Hike any arboretum trail and see how many trees and tree features you can discover from the On Your Own Challenge checklist. 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 […]

Celebrate Spring from the Top of Bernheim’s Historic Fire Tower

We are all enjoying the wonderful spring weather and many of us are spending more time outside and enjoying the wonders of Bernheim.  We are pleased to expand the hours the Fire Tower will be open to our visitors.  Effective this Saturday, April 1, we will have the tower open from 11 a.m. – 4 […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Spring Lookout

Be on the lookout for the signs of spring as nature awakens all around us.  Kids and their families will have fun investigating springtime clues, and then exploring 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 […]