Bernheim Forest http://wfpl.org en Bernheim Recognized as One of "America's Prettiest Parks" http://wfpl.org/post/bernheim-recognized-one-americas-prettiest-parks <p>Congressman Brett Guthrie is in Clermont today to officially recognize <a href="http://www.bernheim.org/" target="_blank">Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest</a> as one of "America's Prettiest Parks" with a Congressional Record honor.</p><p>Bernheim was included in a Yahoo! Travel post in August that picked eight parks around the country as the nation's prettiest. <a href="http://travel.yahoo.com/ideas/america-s-prettiest-parks.html?page=all" target="_blank">Here's what they said about Bernheim:</a></p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Erica Peterson 2094 at http://wfpl.org Bernheim Recognized as One of "America's Prettiest Parks" Sculptor Prefers Sticks to Stone http://wfpl.org/post/sculptor-prefers-sticks-stone <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest visiting artist Patrick Dougherty will unveil the large willow sculpture he created on the Bernheim grounds this week.</p><p>Dougherty has created more than 200 large-scale sculptures all over the world, from a piece for the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens to a Shinto temple in Japan. His raw materials are indigenous tree saplings and branches, like the locally-sourced willow, maple and gum branches that make up this sculpture, but Dougherty just calls them &ldquo;sticks.&rdquo;</p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 25 at http://wfpl.org Sculptor Prefers Sticks to Stone