Maple Syrup Festival

Hosted by Ward 4 Councillor David West, in partnership with TRCA and the Richmond Hill Historical Society

Welcome to a virtual celebration of the 5th Annual Ward 4 Maple Syrup Festival.  During our webinar we will celebrate Maple Syrup in many ways.  

Join us for music, history and fun!  Some highlights of the morning include Blessings and Teachings presented by Elder Whabagoon and learning about maple sugaring objects and artifacts.  Be sure to gather your ingredients and enjoy a Taste of the Past with a refreshing glass of Maple Harvest Switchel! Finally, wrap up the morning with Liana from the TRCA and learn about Spring in the Sugar Bush


Sunday, March 21, 2021 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Activity & Resource Corner

Activity Corner

Participate in some fun, interactive maple-themed activities!

Scavenger Hunt

Participate now and enter to win a chance at draw for a prize!  

Word Search

Leaf Rubbing

Take a selfie with a sugar maple tree!

Share it with us on social using #W4MSF and tag @DavidWestRH to enter into a draw for a chance for a prize!  

Making Maple Syrup at Home


Resource Corner

Find out how to identify a sugar maple, the best time to tap, learn about Canada’s great sugar maple tree and much more!

Maple Syrup Facts
The Comfort Maple

Ready for the maple syrup season? From pancakes and beyond, test out and enjoy these sweet and delicious recipes!

Purchase your maple syrup today direct from the TRCA!


Community Corner

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