Backyard Tree Tapping For Maple Syrup

Saturday, February 17, 2018 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Saturday, February 17, 2018
2:00 p.m.
The Kansas City Public Library—Ruiz Branch
2017 W. Pennway St., Kansas City, MO 64108
FREE—No Reservation Required

Join local gardener Corinna West who will demonstrate the process of tapping a tree and making your own delicious syrup. This class explores the technique of tree tapping, collection, storage, cooking methods for syrup, and an overview of common household items and supplies that are used in the process of syrup-making. Class will last approximately one hour.

Admission is FREE.

Questions? Contact Amy Morris, Ruiz Branch Supervisor, at 816-701-3565 or

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