3800 S. York Road Oak Brook, Ill. 60523 (630) 655-2090 www.grauemill.orgDate: 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.