Sheep Shearing: Carding & Spinning

Event Details

Date: May 14, 2022
Time: 10:00 am—4:00 pm
Location: Historic Brattonsville

Event Description:

Each Saturday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., we will explore different steps involved in processing wool, including shearing sheep, washing the wool, carding and spinning thread, and weaving thread into cloth. Other activities will include cooking demonstrations and interpretation of the Brattonsville Store.
Each Saturday will include sheep shearing at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

 

May 7 - Shearing and Washing Wool
May 14 - Carding and Spinning

May 21 -  Weaving

May 28 -  Natural Dyeing

 

Ticket are available online or at the Visitor's Center on the day of the event.