Working in conjunction with the University of Alaska Fairbanks OneTree Alaska program, the students will demonstrate tapping sap from a birch tree, explain sap processing, give taste tests, manufacture knitting needles and show off the new OneTree reverse osmosis unit.
|Instructional Designer Zachary Meyers taps a birch tree for sap.|
OneTree Alaska has been working with Carri Forbes' science students at Tanana Middle School for several years.
The event will occur at the UAF University Park Building, 1000 University Ave., Room 102, Tuesday, April 22 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
For more information, contact Zachary Meyers. Parking is available on campus by permit; a parking kiosk is located at the building.