September 2015 Events

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Where
What
September 11 Add to Calendar
Jefferson Fair Park, Jefferson, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival

A premier sheep and fiber event, all within easy driving distance of Madison, Milwaukee or Chicago, on the beautiful grounds of the Jefferson Fair Park. More than 70 fiber arts classes to choose from, along with sheep shows, shearing demonstrations, the Crook & Whistle Stock Dog Trial, newborn lambs, fleece shows and sales, plus educational clinics for shepherds of any age and level of experience. Shop more than 130 vendors in the Country Store. For details, visit Wisconsinsheepandwoolfestival.com.
September 12 Add to Calendar
Ringoes, N.J.
Garden State Sheep Breeders Sheep & Fiber Festival
21st Annual Garden State Sheep Breeders Sheep & Fiber Festival. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Plenty of sheep show including a Regional Shetland and Jacob and National Navajo Churro Show. Spinning, weaving and other fiber demonstrations throughout the day. Vendors, food and children's activities as well as photo, fleece and skein contests. Come join us for a day in the country. Located at the Hunterdon County 4-H Fairgrounds.
njsheep.org or contact Eunice at 908-730-7189 for more information.
September 16 Add to Calendar
Miles City, Mont.
Fort Keogh Livestock and Range Research Sheep Symposium
Ewe sale on Sept. 16 and Ram Sale on Sept. 17 at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds, Miles City.

MTSheep.org.
September 16
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Hettinger, ND
Hettinger Ram Sale

For more information:  www.ndlwpa.com or 701-840-7598
September 18 Add to Calendar
Mendocino County Fair Grounds, 14400 Hwy 128, Booneville, CA 95415
California Wool & Fiber Festival
California Wool and Fiber Festival in conjunction with The Mendocino County Fair and Apple Show.

For more info contact: Nancy Finn at 707-459-8558 or visit our website at www.fiberfestival.com
September 19 Add to Calendar
Hemlock Fairgrounds, Hemlock, NY
21st Annual Finger Lakes Fiber Festival

Join us for a fiber extravaganza!  Our 2-day festival is devoted to all fiber arts with a special focus on hand spinning. Our special guest this year is Jacey Boggs, spinner extraordinaire and editor of PLY magazine!  A wide range of exciting fiber arts workshops is scheduled, so register early!  Fleece show and sale!  Demonstrations, competitions, exhibits, fiber animals and 75 high quality vendors of equipment, books, patterns, dyes, yarn, raw and processed fiber for every purpose, and beautiful finished goods!  Great food, sheep shearing, free horse and wagon rides, ample parking.  Handicap accessible. Saturday 10AM-5PM, Sunday 10AM-4PM.  Adults $7/day, under 12 free.  For further information, go to our website:  www.gvhg.org/fiber-fest/   Or contact Robin at 607-522-4374.

September 23 Add to Calendar
Casper, WY
1st Annual Small Flock & Fiber Symposium
September 24
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Dubois, Idaho
U.S. Sheep Station Production Sale

For more information, please call 208-374-5364
September 25 Add to Calendar
Rapid City, SD
South Dakota Sheep Growers Annual Meeting

For more information: www.sdsheepgrowers.org