Maple Sugaring


The New Weis Center for Education, Arts, and Recreation

150 Snake Den Road




(973) 835-2160


Feb 20, 2021 - Mar 13, 2021

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM





Dates: Feb 20, 27, Mar 6, 13.  2 sessions per day: 10:00-11:30am & 1:00-2:30pm

We are excited to offer public programs about the process, history, and ecology of maple sap & syrup. Programs are 1 1/2 hours and open to all ages, so bring your friends and family! Private classes may also be scheduled for you group or scout troop.

  • A short hike learning about winter tree ID, sap ecology, and tree biology
  • The history of tree tapping and some of the many things sap is used for
  • Visit the tapped trees where we'll learn how to tap and collect and taste the sap
  • Visit to the evaporator
  • A syrup taste test, of course! (COVID-19 health and safety measures will be in effect throughout. Masks are required)

Health and Safety precautions:

• Small group size (max 16)
• Outdoor program; please dress accordingly
• Masks must be worn throughout; social distancing will maintained to the greatest extant possible.
Non-refundable; in case of inclement weather, program will be rescheduled.

Register on our website!


  • CONTACT NAME|Anne Siebecker
  • AGES|All Ages
  • COUNTY|Passaic
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