Saturday, March 06, 2021
Self-Guided Program-Maple Syruping
Learn the "sweet science" behind how trees make sap, and how we turn that sap into real maple syrup as you hike along this self-guided trail. Informational signs will be placed along a designated trail at Ryerson Woods for the entire month of March.
Self-Guided Program-Trivia Trails
(06:30 AM - 06:00 PM)
You may be walking the trails anyway so why not learn a little bit while you're there? Or perhaps this will be a new trail for you. Signs with trivia questions ranging from history, natural history and site-specific information will be placed along a designated trail.
Answers available on-site after the final trivia sign or found at www.LCFPD.org/resources
Virtual Program-Book Club for Adults
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Renowned race scholar Ibram X. Kendi’s first book, "Stamped from the Beginning", chronicles the legacy of racism in America. Join faculty and staff from CLC in a virtual discussion as we broaden our knowledge of the “definitive history of racist ideas in America” so that we may seek to dismantle them.
Virtual Program-Detective Scout Badge
(10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
Hone your investigative skills as you learn about interesting facets of Lake County history, including the largest train robbery in U.S. history,
Virtual Program-Book Club for Young Adults
(03:30 PM - 04:30 PM)
"Stamped: Racism, Antiracism and You" is a remix of the National Book Award-Winning "Stamped from the Beginning”. It provides young adult readers with an engaging reimagining of how America’s racist history is taught. Gather with CLC staff and students to discuss "Stamped" and how you may take these ideals and turn them into actions.