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Journey to the Sugar Bush

March 18
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 24, 2018

Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road
Dexter, MI 48130 United States
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March is Maple Sugar Month in Michigan! Learn the history and techniques of making maple syrup, then tap a tree, and see sap boiled into syrup. Be sure to sample some delicious syrup by purchasing a pancake breakfast. Breakfast available from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for an additional $6/adult and $4/child. Please preregister, 734-426-8211.

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11:00 am

Maple Syrup Festival – Historic Center

March 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on March 18, 2018 at 11:00am

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Learn the process of turning maple sap into syrup as you visit different stations throughout the park. Make a craft, taste test syrup and warm up by the bonfire. The blacksmith shop will be open and working. Enjoy French toast sticks, sausage and real maple syrup throughout the day for an additional $5. Maple items and kits will be available.

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12:00 pm

Hayride

March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2018

Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Enjoy a horse-drawn hayride (weather permitting) through the wooded trails around the Farm Center. Wheelchair lift available with advanced notice.

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Maple’s Sweet Story

March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Take a guided walk through the farm’s sugar bush. Learn how to pick the right tree, then watch how maple trees are tapped and sap is collected. Stop by the French and Native camps to hear and see how these techniques have changed through the years. Be sure to visit the sugar shack to see and smell the sap being boiled down into maple sugar. Taste a sample of maple syrup at the end of the tour.  Maple sugar products will be available for purchase.  The Farmhouse Grille will have pancakes available to purchase as well. Tours begin every half hour, last approximately one hour and are entirely outdoors. Dress for the weather.

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Harness & Hitch – Farm Center

March 18 @ 12:00 pm
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One event on March 18, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on March 25, 2018 at 12:00pm

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Come out to the farm and join our teamsters in harnessing and hitching our draft horses. Ask questions and learn about these majestic equines. Then enjoy a wagon ride through our farm fields. Weather permitting. Dress for the weather. Ages 6 and up. Please wear closed toe shoes. Please preregister,  (586) 752-5932.

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1:00 pm

Birds Gone Ballistic

March 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Kensington Metropark, 4570 Huron River Parkway
Milford, MI 48380 United States
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Discover the forces of flight through hands-on demonstrations. You will fly through history to discover how humans mimicked bird flight, visit our Red-tailed Hawk Ranger, and then blast home after a rocket demonstration. Ages 6 and up. Please preregister, (810) 227-8917.

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Hike to See the Owls

March 18 @ 1:00 pm
Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045 United States
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Take a hike on our nature trail to look for our famous Great Horned Owls. These early-nesting birds should already be working on hatching owlets. When we return, we will warm up with treats. Please preregister, (586) 463-4332.

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Horse Drawn Wagon Rides – Farm Center

March 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2018

Wolcott Mill Metropark, 65775 Wolcott Road
Ray, MI 48096 United States
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Enjoy a wagon ride around the farm and fields.  Weather permitting. Please call ahead to confirm, (586) 752-5932.

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