Sheep Shearing at Howell Living History Farm
Saturday, May 8, 2021
MAY 8, 10 a.m.
Howell Living History Farm
70 Woodens Lane
(609) 737-3299 | howellfarm.org
“Shear Fun” is in store, with sheep shearing and herding, wool spinning, and weaving demonstrations throughout the day. Visitors can learn about sheep care, fleece cleaning, and wool use—with shearing demonstrations at 11:00, 12:00, 2:00, and 3:00—then watch award-winning border collies herd sheep in the round pasture, and learn about whistle commands, puppy training, and more. Herding demonstrations are at 11:30, 1:30, and 2:30.
A children’s craft program will be available from 11:00 to 3:00 for a small materials fee.
**Please note that programs will be modified to encourage social distancing and reflect current State guidelines for public events. Visitors are required to carry masks at all times, and wear them when social distancing isn’t possible.