Canceled - Thornapple Woodlands Maple Syrup Seminar
March 29, 2020, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Orion Township Public Library
Family Friendly, Free
In this maple syrup seminar, you will learn the legend of how people first ""discovered"" maple syrup and how sap has been collected, stored, and boiled down to produce syrup throughout history. How to identify a maple tree with or without its leaves, what sap is, why sugar is in it, and what makes it flow inside a tree. All participants are allowed to try tapping a tree with the spiles and small hammer provided. To close the program on a sweet and tasty note, maple syrup is served drizzled on top of vanilla ice cream for all to enjoy (for the first 100 patrons).