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Sheep & Wool – An Online Celebration

May 25 - May 29

Watch our professional sheep shearer make quick work of the wool in an online demonstration. See Border Collies expertly herding the sheep around the farm fields and learn how herding dogs are trainedLearn how sheep farming in Vermont dramatically shaped its landscape.  

Follow the wool as it is sheared from the sheep, washed and carded, spun and dyed and then woven into a beautiful scarf by Billings Farm’s fiber expertsYou can be the lucky bidder and win the handmade scarf in our Sheep To Scarf Auction online at  https://www.32auctions.com/BillingsFarmSheepToScarf.  The auction begins at 9AM on Monday, May 25 and ends at 8PM on Saturday, May 30. Auction proceeds will support Billings Farm & Museum’s programs. Kids can join the yarn-spun fun by make a cardboard loom and practice their weaving skills. 

Join us in the kitchen online with our educators as they demonstrate recipe for Shepherd’s Pie as part of our Time Travel Tuesday series and make Chocolate Caramel using sheep’s milk as part of our Foodie Friday series.  

Make Billings Farm at Home your ONLINE Resource for bringing our farm, history, and events homeFind fun crafts and delicious farm recipes to make, and activities to download and do at home. Meet our animals and learn about life on our dairy farm through our online videos.

 

 

 

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Start:
May 25
End:
May 29
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Venue

Billings Farm & Museum
69 Old River Road
Woodstock, VT 05091 United States
Phone:
802-457-2355