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Sheep at the Heritage Farm.

Contact

Botanic Garden Education
505-848-7180
or
Dial 311 (505-768-2000)

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Join us at the Heritage Farm to celebrate the connections between plants, animals and people!

When

Feb 28, 2015
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Where

ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
2601 Central Ave. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Description

Watch artisans at work, learn about natural dyes made from plants and follow the process used to turn Navajo Churro sheep wool into sweaters and blankets.

Meet the Navajo Churro sheep that live at the Heritage Farm and learn about how this heritage breed is being preserved. Enjoy hands-on demonstrations of many fiber arts, including spinning, dyeing, quilting, rug hooking and more.

Schedule of Events

Details coming soon.

Price

Included with admission.