• Billings Farm & Museum Features Sheep Shearing & Herding

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    Name: Billings Farm & Museum Features Sheep Shearing & Herding
    Date: May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018
    Event Description:
    WOODSTOCK, VERMONT... Billings Farm & Museum, gateway to Vermont’s rural heritage, will feature Sheep Shearing & Herding on Saturday and Sunday, May 26 and 27, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  This event showcases herdsman, Jim McRae’s team of Border Collies herding sheep in the farm fields during narrated programs at 11:30 a.m., 1:30, and 3:30 p.m. each day.  It’s also the spring shearing of the farm’s Southdown ewes, taking place at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30, and 2:30 p.m., along with spinning and carding demonstrations highlighting the skills needed to turn fleece into yarn. Hands-on wool craft activities will be on hand for all ages! 
    Our operating dairy farm, farm life exhibits, and the restored and furnished farmhouse are included in the entrance fee.
    Billings Farm & Museum
    Woodstock VT
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday and Sunday 
    May 26-27 2018 
    10 AM to 5 PM
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