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MAPLE SUGAR + TREE TAPPING @ Wakeman Town Farm
February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat. Feb 27 10-noon
Cost: $10 for Tapping Kit, but otherwise FREE Ages 8 and up
There are few things sweeter than homemade maple syrup from your own backyard! Join us on the farm with local tree-tapping experts Carl McNair and Julie Beitman to learn how to tap your own trees for maple sap, as well as how to prepare the sap into delicious maple syrup. This workshop includes information on tree identification, learning when to tap, and what equipment to use, plus tips on evaporation and bottling. All participants can go home with their own maple-tapping kit ($10.00) and be on their way to mouth-watering homemade syrup. This is an outdoor class; please wear boots or shoes that can get dirty.