Sheep to Shawl 2017

On May 21, 2017 over 500 people came to Dr. Kissam House to celebrate the Annual Speep to Shawl Festival. Here’s are some shots of this fun we had! FREE ADMISSION Featuring Family-Fun Activities including: Sheep Shearing Farm Animals Old Fashioned Games Baking in the Beehive Oven Spinning Wool Demonstration Embroidery, Crocheting and Weaving Demonstrations Old…

Sheep to Shawl Festival 2016

Sunday, May 15, 2016: On a brisk day, the Huntington Historical Society celebrated their Annual Sheep to Shawl Festival.  Over 600 people attended the event, and enjoyed all the activities on the Kissam grounds! Check out this great video of the day on the Newsday website by clicking here! And here are some shots of…

Sheep to Shawl Festival 2010

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Sheep to Shawl Festival 2009

[hana-flv-player video=”http://huntingtonhistoricalsociety.org/documents/Sheep-Shearing_x264.mp4″ width=”300″ height=”250″ player=”5″ autoplay=”false” loop=”false” autoload=”true” splashimage=”http://huntingtonhistoricalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/sheepfest.jpg” skin=”” /] The Festival in 2009 was held on a rainy day, but those sturdy souls, about 600 in all, who braved the weather were treated to Llamas, Angora goats, Sheep shearing and the usual array of craft demonstrations.  The Festival was held in the Kissam…