Sheep Shearing Day

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April 20, 2013


Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture

Pocantico Hills

All Ages

$15; $12 children ages 2-14

Event description: Watch and ask questions as the farmers shear wool from Stone Barns' flock of Finn-Dorset sheep. Enjoy family-friendly wool and weaving activities all day long: visit sheep and wool education stations, watch spinners at work, learn to comb and card wool, and experiment at the mini-loom and felting stations. Join farmers and educators for tours of the farm and demonstrations like egg collecting, pig feeding, and planting seedlings in the field. Artisanal lunch items and treats will be available for cash purchase from award-winning food vendors all day. Rain or shine. Tickets are required, and go on sale March 18.

Address: 630 Bedford Road
Pocantico Hills, NY 10591
Phone: 914-366-6200