Billings Farm & Museum Features Sheep Shearing & Herding with Border Collies
This event showcases the spring shearing of the farm's Southdown ewes by Craig Marcotte at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30, 2:30 and 4:30 p.m., along with spinning and carding demonstrations highlighting the skills needed to turn fleece into yarn. Visitors can also watch herdsman, Steve Wetmore, as his team of Border Collies herd sheep in the farm fields during narrated programs at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. each day. Wool craft activities will take place in the activity barn.
Date & Time
Weekly on Sunday and Saturday
May 07, 2016 through May 08, 2016
10:00AM - 5:00PM
adults: $14.00; over 62: $13.00; children 5-15: $8.00; 3-4: $4.00; under 3: free.