Maple Tree Tapping

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Maple Tree Tapping

March 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free

As the last days of winter are starting to warm and the sun shines longer it is time to tap maple trees. Tapping is the process of removing and collecting sap from a maple tree to be used in the creation of maple syrup and sugar. Information will be presented about how to identify maple trees, why this is the only time of the year to tap trees, and the type of tools needed. We will then go on a short hike to tap some trees. Children and adults will have an opportunity to drill a tap into a tree by using a tool called a bit and brace.

Riverbend Recreation Area
Meadows Activity Area
Brugeman Lodge
2 PM

All ages are welcome.
Free; registration is not required.

Tim Kleman
tkleman@hancockparks.com

Details

Date:
March 9
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
www.HancockParks.com

Venue

Riverbend Recreation Area, Brugeman Lodge
9250 TR 208
Findlay, Ohio 45840
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