Cabin fever (and a pandemic) have kept us inside our homes more than we’d like but the nicer weather gives us hope…and more events to enjoy.
• DIY Maple Sugaring: The Basics – Ever wanted to know how to tap a maple tree and make maple syrup? Fullersburg Woods is sponsoring an event March 13 to teach how to do just that! With a little knowledge and a few tools, you too can make maple syrup. More info at: https://www.dupageforest.org/news/news-releases/2021-maple-syrup-programs
• THE GREAT HINSDALE EGGS-PLORATION – How many eggs can you find in Hinsdale? The Village of Hinsdale and The Community House are sponsoring a hunt for giant eggs all over Hinsdale March 19-April 4. To participate, go to https://www.villageofhinsdale.org/departments/parks_and_recreation/hinsdale_eggs-ploration.php to download clues and your passport. Both will be uploaded on March 19 so MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
• HERE COMES PETER COTTONTAIL! – It’s time to register for Pictures with the Bunny at KLM Park in Hinsdale. Saturday, March 27 & Sunday, March 28 from 9am-1pm. Pictures with the bunny are free, but registration and social distancing are required. Visit https://www.villageofhinsdale.org/departments/parks_and_recreation/pictures_with_the_bunny.php for more information and to register.
• ST. PATRICK’S DAY FUN – With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner, it’s not too early to sign up for some St. Patty’s Day fun. The Hinsdale Library is giving away a pre-packaged St. Patrick’s Day celebration kits complete with an age appropriate craft, sweet treats, coloring sheets, a word search, and a special prize printed on their 3D printer! You can pick up kits starting March 10. Limit 30. For more information and to register, visit: https://hinsdalelibrary.info/events/