Event Calendar

Events for 2017

Feb 11  2nd Sat of the Month

Shearing Day at the Farm  Annual Fleece Sale :   Fleeces run 8-10 lbs and will be for sale at $5 per pound, whole fleeces only please.    Opening around 10, closing estimate time 4 pm.  All depends on the schedule of shearer and if we have any equipment issues.  (usually not…but you know what happens sometimes)  Feel Free to take photos and share!!

The Wool Shed is open for Yarn, hats, scarves,  etc.  and dyes, & wheels,  just come and get me from the Barn.

The refreshment table will be set up so help yourself.  I try to have hot coffee,  warm cider and some finger foods,  enjoy!

Questions:  please text me  2046127      Remember we can’t offer rest room facilities and please leave your pets at home.  Lots of critters around the farm,  this keeps everyone safe.  Thank You.

 

ATTENTION!!!

schedule below   working on 2017 dates!!  This year taking “family” time dates below are tentative as it is early in the year.

As of Feb 1    Adding 2 new event options at the Rancho de Las Golondrinas

 

 

!!!!!!!!WE ARE ADDING APRIL 22   EARTH DAY TO MY SCHEDULE!!!!!

WE TOOK THE PLEDGE AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH OUT POLICY OF PROVIDE NATURAL WOOL PRODUCTS WE ARE SUPPORTING EARTH DAY!  THERE ARE NEW LAMBS IN THE BARN SO FEEL FREE TO CHECK THEM OUT!

THE WOOL SHED   WILL BE OPEN   10 AM TO 4PM   LIGHT REFRESHMENTS

PLAN AHEAD—— WE HAVE NO REST ROOM—–PLEASE LEAVE PETS HOME!

Take the Pledge!

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TWO BIG EVENTS TO START THE YEAR IN JUNE! 

 

JUNE  2ND & 3RD

SPRING  FIBER FESTIVAL

RANCHO DE LAS GONLDRINAS IN SANTA FE

 

THIS IS AN ANNUAL EVENT WITH ALL THE VENDORS AND FULL ATTRACTIONS OF THE EDUCATIONAL RANCHO.  Please see their web site for future details and full schedule of events for 2017.  I hearthly endorse a visit any time thru the year!  I will post my booth location when it is assigned.

June 10  & 11

2017 EAST MOUNTAIN FARM TOUR!!!!!   DO NOT MISS THIS!

June 10th & 11th  An array of East Mountain Farms open their barns and shop doors for you!!  See the origin of the local fiber.  Lots of different animals to visit with.  The local artisans will be demonstrating their skills, and have all their beautiful goods for sale.  Great opportunity to purchase early Christmas Gifts,  lots of fiber for spinners and other craftsmen.    As always I will have some Goodies out, be available to answer questions, and this year hope to demo some spinning or weaving.  I can’t offer a rest room here, and I ask you not to bring any pets to any venues  in respect for all our farm stock.  Looking forward to this again this year.  It is such a pleasure to see everyone,  AND remember to get your flyer stamped to be entered into the Grand Prize basket all the Farms have contributed to!!  (If you didn’t get one, ask, there should be a few I can supply, but only a few!)

 

June 17 & 18

Herb and Lavender Festival at Golondrinas

The is another annual Event at the Rancho.  This will be my first year attending as a Vendor and am looking forward to this very much.  Will bring my yarns and light shawls etc.  Honey if the bee cooperate early this year!  See their Web Site for more info.

 

July &August: Will be available this month forward by appt. at the farm.    Working:   spinning and dying wool , spinning yarns, and blending art batts,  to restock for Fall  Shows.  “FAMILY TIME”  SCHEDULED FOR THE FIRST TWO WEEKS IN AUGUST!  

August  6 & 7    NEW!  Western flavor at Golondrinas  Again new for me and looks like great fun.  Go to their Web Site for all the NEW info!!

September    Labor Day Week-end 

HEART OF NM FIBER GATHERING IN EDGEWOOD; WILD LIFE PARK

Labor Day Weekend  Sept  2nd & 3rd!!!!Annual NM Fiber Gathering being held at the Harvest Festival at Wild West Wildlife Park!!!      Edgewood NM.  This is a gathering of Local fiber artists that actually produce their own fiber.  As with myself, A CERTIFIED NM TRUE,  meaning we produce and make the product/s ourselves.  Not imported from outside the State.   A variety of fiber offerings and other local crafts.  The Park is open for you to enjoy and see our local Wild Life.  All animals at the Park are rescues and need your support.  We appreciate your participation in this effort by attending the Fiber Gathering with all it has to offer, at the same time supporting this great effort of saving our local wildlife.  Thanks!

 

September  17  & 18

Renaissance fair   Golondrinas  Santa Fe   Great Annual Event   Fun, Fun, Fun

Of course I will have my shawls and yarns there, some new items made for this event alone.  Mostly just go to enjoy the great costumes and people!!  If you have a chance,  do not miss it!

 

WE WILL BE CLOSED THE 19TH OF SEPTEMBER THRU OCTOBER 8TH

 

NOVEMBER:  NO DATES AS YET  HOPE TO ATTEND THE

FIBER FESTIVAL IN SANTA FE   Stay tuned for details!

 

December:

 Our annual Open Barn and Wool Shop Event  December 2

Open Barn,  lots of fiber for Spinners, yarns for the knitters and still a couple of wheels available for a Gift.  Light refreshments with cider and coffee!  Please leave pets at home!  NOW IS THE TIME TO GET THOSE WARM HATS AND SCARFS!!  REMEMBER LAST YEAR??  Stock up on fiber for the winter projects.

Thanks

 

HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL!

 

 

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