Creatures of the Night: Screech Owls

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Photo by Kelly Vowels Summer is an opera, complete with throaty vocals, high pitched vibratos, and an expert cast of creatures, each playing its part in this ancient drama. Journey with Bill Napper and fellow Volunteer Naturalists on a driving tour into sections of Bernheim where crepuscular and nocturnal creatures are most active. Program includes […]

Late Summer Star Stories and Sky Watch

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Join Volunteer Naturalists and the Louisville Astronomical Society (LAS) to see the brilliant stars and constellations of summer through the telescopes graciously provided by LAS. If overcast, a virtual astronomy program will be presented inside the Garden Pavilion. Bernheim members $10; non-Members $12 Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. the day prior to program […]

Quarter Moon Hike

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Quarter Moon Hikes include a trek through Bernheim’s holly collection, around Olmsted Ponds to the Earth Measure sculpture, and into the Big Prairie. Bernheim members $10; non-members $12 Ages 8 and up. No pets allowed. Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. day prior to the start of program by calling (502) 955-8512 or clicking […]

Full “Falling Leaves” Moon Hike

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Part of Bernheim at Night, 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. day prior to the start of program by calling (502) 955-8512 […]

Full “Frost Moon” Hike

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Part of Bernheim at Night, 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. day prior to the start of program by calling (502) 955-8512 […]

Winter Star Stories and Sky Watch

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Join Volunteer Naturalists and the Louisville Astronomical Society (LAS) to see brilliant stars and constellations of early spring through the telescopes graciously provided by LAS. If overcast, a virtual astronomy program will be presented inside the Garden Pavilion. Bernheim members $10; non - members $12 Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. day prior to […]

POSTPONED Fe Fi Fo Run

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The race has been postponed due to COVID-19. Stay tuned for new date. Join us as we race through the Forest Giants in a Giant Forest. The Fe Fi Fo Fun Run will consist of a 5K and 10K race, which will journey through all three Giants. Families and kids can participate in the Fun […]

SOLD OUT Full “Flower” Super Moon Hike

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Part of Bernheim at Night, 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. day prior to the start of program by calling (502) 955-8512 […]

SOLD OUT Full “Strawberry” Moon Hike

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Part of Bernheim at Night, 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. day prior to the start of program by calling (502) 955-8512 […]

For the Love of Trees: Interesting Trees of the Arboretum

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If you love trees, this series is for you! Bernheim Arboretum is a special place for many of you, but especially for those who love the company of trees. Staff and volunteers at Bernheim put in hours planting trees, caring for trees, and researching them. They also love sharing stories and engaging visitors in “treeful” […]