Sheep & Wool Day

Sat 4/27/19
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 
Springton Manor Farm
860 Springton Road
Glenmoore, PA 19343
Provided by: 

The sheep are losing their winter wool, and you're invited to the shearing! 

Free Admission & Free Parking - NEW FOR 2019 PARKING WILL BE AT SPRINGTON MANOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

  • Sheep Shearing - The main event! Shearing takes place throughout the day. 
  • Spinning, Weaving, Knitting & Crocheting Demonstrations
  • Animal Education Programs
  • Children's Entertainment
  • Butter Making, Rope Making, Wood Milling
  • Mobile Ag Science Lab
  • 4-H Clubs, farm Animals & Tractors
  • Family Farm Museum 
  • Games, Face Painting, Corn Cribs, Kids Areas
  • Plant Sales, Garden Bed Tours
  • Wagon Rides, Tractors
  • Craft, Food & Activity Vendors

For the Kids

  • Visit with the animals (including baby lambs and goats!) in Springton Manor Farm’s Great Barn, get your Farm Passport stamped.
  • Walk through the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau’s interactive, 40-foot Mobile Agriculture Education Science Lab to learn about products grown on PA farms. 
  • Chester County 4-H Clubs will provide animal exhibits including ponies, milking goats, cows and swine. Chester County Animal Response Team will demonstrate how they prepare for emergencies and disasters affecting animals. 
  • Chester County Library will conduct three-legged races and egg and spoon toss games. Meet Smokey the Bear, play in the corn cribs, make sand art, have your face painted, and appreciate the significance of the tractors - old and new. 
Cost: 
Free admission & parking