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Learn to make homemade maple syrup at Bonneyville Mill County Park

Posted on Feb. 11, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Feb. 12, 2013 at 11:04 a.m.

The Elkhart County Parks is hosting ‘Backyard Maple Syrup Making’ Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Baldwin Schoolhouse in Bonneyville Mill County Park.

The program goes from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Participants will learn how to use a single maple tree to make syrup. A breakfast of pancakes, maple syrup, sausage and drinks will also be provided.

The program is $3.50 per person with breakfast or $1 per person without breakfast. Backyard Sugarin’ Kits will be sold for $15 each.

Participants must preregister by 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22.

For more information or to register, call the Elkhart County Parks office at 535-6458.