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Day at a Farm, Highland Springs Ranch Sheep Shearing

Saturday, March 19, 2022 -
9:00am to 3:30pm
Day at a Farm, Highland Springs Ranch Sheep Shearing
Starbucks 300 E Huntington Dr B15, Arcadia, CA 91006
Cherry Valley
California
92223
Brigitte Trapp
818-808-3956

Day at a Farm, Highland Springs Ranch Sheep Shearing

Date:                       Saturday March 19th  2022  

Organizer:                   Brigitte Trapp     818-808-3956       [email protected]

Meeting Location:   Starbucks: 300 E Huntington Dr B15, Arcadia, CA 91006

Meeting Time:   9:00AM   Depart: 9:30

Event information / Description: 

Get a close-up view of how sheep are shorn and how to process our wool. Guests can learn about natural dyes, how to wash wool, and visit our farm to feed our organic sheep.

Graciano, the sheep shearer, will demonstrate how the sheep are freed from their winter woolies. Participants will also be able to see what happens to the fleece once it leaves the sheep (washing, carding, dyeing, and spinning)     No host lunch at Farm.  RSVP: 3/11/22

This link takes you to the Sheep Shearing Festival event. Were you will find information regarding Tickets, Parking, Food Menu, Map of the park and list of Activities for the day including time and location of each demonstration.

 

https://www.hsresort.com/sheep/

 

Tickets: Adult $14  Senior $10   Ticket prices are $3 more at the door.

General Parking is available on site for $10 or Preferred Parking for $15 or purchase online in advance.

Pre meet in Arcadia:

9:00 AM Starbucks: 300 E Huntington Dr B15, Arcadia, CA 91006  Depart promptly 9:30 AM

Will meet 2th group at the Farm near Admission Both between 10:50 - 11:00 AM