Festival of the Sugar Maples
March 4 & 5 and March 11 & 12
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Coral Woods Conservation Area,
7400 Somerset, Marengo
Hear how maple syrup was made hundreds of years ago. Discover how maple trees produce sap and how it is collected. Witness how maple syrup is made at the evaporator house!
Special Thanks to Event Grand Sponsors:
Prairie Community Bank | Amerigas
Stop by before or after the event at the Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast,
Sun 3/5 & 3/12, details…
Lake in the Hills Fen Conservation Area
Receives Chicago Wilderness Platinum Level Award
Chicago Wilderness honored the Conservation District for its exceptional work to restore the region’s natural areas to benefit both people and nature. Specifically, Lake in the Hills Conservation Area was honored with the Excellence in Ecological Restoration Accreditation at the platinum level for restoration and biodiversity recovery work through adaptive management. This award recognizes large, high-quality natural areas and the organizations that manage them.