Sheep Shearing and Spin-In

Graue Mill and Museum | Oak Brook, Ill.


3800 S. York Road
Oak Brook, Ill. 60523
(630) 655-2090
Date: May 18, 2014
Time: 1-4 p.m.
Cost: Free

Harold Davis, a master shearer, gives sheep shearing demonstrations (1:30 and 2:30 p.m.) and Graue Mill volunteers demonstrate the art of spinning raw fleece into woolen yarn. Try spinning on a drop spindle, one of the earliest tools still in use today in many cultures.

Chicago Parent Special Needs Playdate

Copyright 2015 Wednesday Journal Inc. All rights reserved. Chicago web development by liQuidprint