Workshop Details

Maple Syrup Workshop #1: 

 Introduction Preparation & Tapping

Location: Keewaydin Farms, 15270 Haucke Ln, Viola, WI 54664

Date: Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 10 AM  – 3 PM 

Details:

Join us for our debut workshop featuring the first crop of the season. In this class, we’ll spend some time in the woods sharing stories of sugaring in the Driftless. We’ll cover tree identification, woods management, design and tapping methods, preparing the sugarbush for the first run, and probably a good deal more, depending on the weather and what you’re curious about. 

Email driftlesscuriosity@gmail.com with any questions. 

Limit 10. Cost $25 (includes lunch). 

Instructors, volunteers, and participants will follow standard Covid protocol of social distancing, masking, and hand sanitizing.

 If this is your first workshop please print and sign the waiver.

Maple Syrup Workshop #2: 

Maple Sap Production, Collection, and Storage

Location: Keewaydin Farms, 15270 Haucke Ln, Viola, WI 54664

Date: Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 10 AM – 3 PM

Details:

Join us for another day in the sugarbush. Mother Nature willing, the sap will be running and this class will cover sap collection, monitoring, care of the system, record keeping, and safe storage. We may also get into boiling.

Email driftlesscuriosity@gmail.com with any questions. 

Limit 10. Cost $25 (includes lunch). 

Instructors, volunteers, and participants will follow standard Covid protocol of social distancing, masking, and hand sanitizing. 

 If this is your first workshop please print and sign the waiver.

Maple Syrup Workshop #3:

Boiling, Finishing, and Making Sweets

Location: Keewaydin Farms, 15270 Haucke Ln, Viola, WI 54664

Date: Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 10 AM  – 3 PM

Details:

For our final maple syrup gathering, we’ll boil down what we’ve gathered and learned together. We’ll cover operating a boiler, temperature monitoring, finishing, packaging, maple confections, and buttoning up the operation post-run.

Email driftlesscuriosity@gmail.com with any questions. 

Limit 10. Cost $25 (includes lunch). 

Instructors, volunteers, and participants will follow standard Covid protocol of social distancing, masking, and hand sanitizing.

 If this is your first workshop please print and sign the waiver.