February Happenings On The Farm

Felting Friday

February 10 and March 10
1-3 pm

Great for beginners as well as inspiration for seasoned felters! Make a Thyme Tile, start to finish.  In February, we will be felting a valentine. In March, we will be felting Collecting Sap.  Bring your tools or use ours.  Please let us know if you are planning to attend.
$30 includes fiber materials.

Farm Spinning

Wednesday, Feb 15  and March 15
10-2

Bring your wheel (or knitting) and join us for a free spinning group and potluck lunch. I believe this is the BEST way to improve your skills and enjoy the day. And if you already know how to spin well, join us and share. Questions?  Send me an email.
Roving available to purchase in the farm store.

Portrait of Ewe Workshop

Saturday, Feb 18
10 am to 3 pm

This class will guide you through the creation of a needle felted portrait of one of our sheep.  The final product is suitable for framing.  $65 includes fiber materials – needle felting tools available for purchase separately or bring your own.  Bring a bag lunch.  Register here.

Learn To Knit

At MSAD Adult Education
with Marty Elkin

Make your first hat, four Thursdays: March 16 – April 6, 5-8 pm each night.  $45 for the class and $25 for materials.

Knit your first pair of socks, four Thursdays: April 27 – May 18.  $45 for the class and $30 for materials.

All classes take place at the Adult Learning Center in Turner.  More information here.

Save the Date! 
Maine Maple Weekend

March 25 AND 26

Pancake breakfast 8-11 am BOTH DAYS. Lamb sausage, sap tea and sap coffee available.  Sheep’s milk ice cream samples available from The Friendly Ewe. Farm open until 4 pm both days. Lambs in the barn, tours of sugar house with wood-fired evaporator. Shop in the yarn store. Kid-friendly.

 

Lambs are coming – Valentine’s Day marks the beginning of our lambing season.

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