Maple Syrup Day

Date: March 17, 2012
Location: W.K. Kellogg Experimental Forest

Take the day to enjoy the forest’s transition to spring and explore the art of maple syrup production during Maple Syrup Day at MSU’s W.K. Kellogg Experimental Forest on Saturday, March 17, 2012.

Kellogg Forest and Kellogg Biological Station (KBS) volunteers will host special activities from noon until 5 p.m. Visitors can enjoy a wagon ride to the sugar bush, view a tapping demonstration, visit Maple Manor and taste a fresh syrup sample. Children’s activities include face painting, creating tree cookie medallions and playing a traditional game.

 Syrup will be on sale in pint ($10) and quart ($15) containers.

 The admission fee is $1 per person (children two years old and younger are free). For more information, call 269-731-4597.