Sheep & Shear Delights

shearing
Date: 
Saturday, April 7, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Type: 
Family Program
Special Event
Location: McClure Center for Education, Farm Barn
Fee: Member: $5; Non-member: $6 (cash and checks only)

Join us anytime between 10:00AM and 1:00PM to celebrate sheep and all that they provide us.  Watch a sheep get its yearly haircut!  After the sheep is shorn,  you will have the opportunity to skirt, wash, and card its fleece - a process in which wool becomes ready to be turned into warm, cozy clothing and blankets.  We will be spinning wool into yarn bracelets, felting, and a few mother sheep and their lambs will be visiting the Children’s Farmyard area for you to meet!

Registration Details: 

No registration required. Please register upon arrival in the McClure Education Center located in the Farm Barn.  Walk-ins welcome!


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