Schumacher Farm Park

Where Dane County's Rural Heritage Comes Alive.

Maple Sap Workshop

Explore the magic of maple syrup time. Instructor, Mary Binkley will discuss and demonstrate the basics of making maple syrup from your own backyard; how to identify a maple tree, an overview of maple sap collection tools and how to tap a tree. Also, try out the syrup taste test, take a walk to the park's young sugar bush and learn how Wisconsin's indigenous tribes processed sap. All participants will be entered in a drawing for maple syrup prizes! Family-friendly.