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Maple Tree Tapping

Trailside Museum building in River Forest

Date & Time:

Sun, Mar 7 • 1:30 pm

Location:

Trailside Museum of Natural History
738 Thatcher Ave
River Forest, IL 60305 (view web map)

Description:

Native Americans long ago discovered how to tap maple trees for sap, to make maple syrup and maple sugar.  Join us on a short hike as we discuss the history of tapping, and tap a maple tree to taste some fresh sap and some finished syrup.

All participants are required to wear masks and practice physical distancing. 

Registration Required: Call Trailside at 708-366-6530.

Contact:

  • 708-366-6530
  • trailside.museum@cookcountyil.gov

Cost:

Free