Friday, May 3, 2024

Born to be Shorn! This Weekend @ Fosterfields Living Historical Farm


Morris County Park Commission

May 3, 2024

Born to be Shorn!

Born to be Shorn

It’s time for a haircut! Come to Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, and watch Master Shearer Margaret Quinn demonstrate how to shear a sheep the old-fashioned way. Natural dyeing, spinning, and other wool craft demonstrations take place throughout the day.

Be sure to visit the new lambs, Jersey cows, piglets, and other farm animals. Take a wagon ride around the property and hop off at The Willows 1854 mansion for an open-house tour of the first floor. 

Register online in advance or pay at the door. Call (973) 326-7645 or email

Where: Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, 73 Kahdena Road, Morristown, NJ 07960

For all ages, cost: $10 per person. 

When: May 4, 2024; Time: 10 am - 4 pm. Rain or Shine!