Join us for one or all of our annual events to get a glimpse of all the wonderful activities that take place at the Nature Center! All of these events benefit the programming we do for children throughout our community and would not be possible without the help of many great partners! 

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Rain Barrels

Good for the Environment

   Conserve Water

      Help Reduce Storm Water Runoff

Food-grade Barrels

Fully Assembled

55 gallons

    Can be painted by owner with Krylon paint

      Help Support the Louisville Nature Center

           COST - $74 or $69 each for purchases of 2 or more

      (Prices include 6% sales tax)

     Cash, checks and most major credit cards

Legacy Bricks

In order to maintain the Sensory Garden, The Louisville Nature Center along with the Jefferson County Master Gardeners Association, are selling LEGACY BRICKS to raise funds for LNC and the Jefferson County Master Gardeners Association.

This is a perfect way to acknowledge a special person, family, group, or create a memory for someone no longer with you. Stop by our Sensory Garden and see what a lovely tribute these bricks are. Custom engraved bricks are $100 each for text only, or you can customize your brick with clip art for $125 each.
To order online and for clip art choices please visit:

Kroger Rewards Program


1. Register online at
2. Have your Kroger Plus card ready
3.  Sign up for a Kroger Rewards Account by entering your zip code, clicking your favorite store, entering an email address and a password
4. Check your email for a confirmation and follow the link in the email.
5. Click on “ My Account” then “Edit Kroger Community Rewards” and input your Kroger Plus card number
6.  Enter our NPO #, DE198 and or LNC as the organization name. Select our organization
7.  Verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see our organizations name on right side of the information screen
8.  Whenever you use your Kroger Plus card, a donation will be made to the Louisville Nature Center


Support the Louisville Nature Center by using Smile Amazon. 

Amazon will donate .05% of your purchase to the

Louisville Nature Center.

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Gardenaganza 2020

Last Sunday in April


Hope to see you there!!!

It’s that special day of Spring once again – the rare chance to shop locally for hard-to-find native and heirloom plants and rain barrels, talk to the gardening experts, and enjoy much more. The Jefferson County Master Gardener Association, Inc. (JCMGA) and the Louisville Nature Center are happy to present Gardenaganza.

 Please contact LNC at 502-458-1328 if you are interested in a Vendor Booth 


Holly & Ivy

December 2019

9am - 3pm  

Make this old fashioned holiday event a tradition with your friends and family. Enjoy hot chocolate and snacks while making your own wreaths, swags and table decorations from live greenery. Ribbons, gloves and wire cutters are provided, but we appreciate your bringing your own tools if you have them. 

BOOK a private wreath making party for your family, friends or work holiday event.  You provide your own food.  LNC provides the space, greenery and wreath making expertise.  Call458-1328 for more details.