Colonial Sheep-Shearing

Filed under:
Education Series
Event Date:
Sunday, April 29, 2018 1pm - 5pm
Location:
1500 E. Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054

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Colonial Sheep-Shearing

Sunday, April 29

1 PM - 5 PM

Early settlers welcomed opportunities like sheep-shearing to gather for work and celebration. See 18th Century interpreters shear sheep, card wool and card and spin it into thread.  Try the simple craft of weaving on a tape loom.  Enjoy lively tunes from the 1700's and sweet aromas from the kitchen hearth.