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April 11, 2015 at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Visit Meadow Farm to learn about wool and the methods used to procesIMG_0986s this unique fiber. Participate in hands-on activities such as carding, spinning and weaving. Make a wooly craft with the Friends of Meadow Farm. Watch members of Clotho’s Spinning Guild as they demonstrate the expert skills needed to produce a shawl and other products. Learn how sheep can be good listeners during a sheep dog demonstration. Enjoy historic music as while strolling the grounds of this beautiful 19th-century farm site. It’s sure to be a fun learning experience, or maybe the start of a new lifelong hobby!

Information: (804) 501-2130 or tru08@henrico.us

Details

Date:
April 11, 2015
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Recreation and Parks
Phone:
(804) 501-7275
Email:
henrec@henrico.us
Website:
henrico.us/rec

Venue

Meadow Farm Museum at Crump Park
3400 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060 United States
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Phone:
(804) 652-1455
Website:
http://henrico.us/rec/places/meadow-farm/