Born to Be Shorn

Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, 73 Kahdena Road, Morris Township, 07962

All ages.

It’s time for a haircut! Visit Fosterfields and watch master shearer, Margaret Quinn, demonstrate how to properly shear a sheep, the old-fashioned way. Space is limited!

Time(s): 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.

Cost: $15 per person.

Contact: Preregistration is required. For more information, call 973.326.7645.

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