February 2 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Discover the cool history of ice harvesting! Learn how ice harvested from this region’s lakes kept food cold before the invention of refrigeration. This program includes demonstrations of ice harvesting, a chance to try your hands with the tools of the ice trade, and then warm up while discussing the ice man and home ice deliveries. The program begins on the hour and is mostly outdoors. Dress for the weather. No preregistration required, Fun for all ages.
Time: 10 – 2 p.m.
Location: Kensington Farm Center – Map Me
A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark and is only $35 annually for regular admission, $24 annually for seniors or $10 daily.