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PEC FibreFest 27 May

Tomorrow, Saturday May 27th, is the first ever Prince Edward County FibreFest, and the yarntruck will be there! Shop from dozens of diverse vendors carrying fibre, felted garments, hand-dyed wool, fleece, yarns and so much more! You can take a class in felting, spinning, knitting, and button-making! And you can visit with fuzzy fibre friends including alpacas, sheep and rabbits! Plus sheep-shearing demonstrations and food trucks. $5 admission. Children 12 & under free. For more information, visit http://fibrefest.ca. A reminder that the Glenora ferry is currently on limited service. Check the schedule here: http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/ontario-511/ferries.shtml#glenora

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Day of the Pig, May 21

The yarntruck is open this Sunday May 21 in Sharbot Lake! It's the annual Day of the Pig food and drink festival, brought to you by Seed to Sausage. Previous iterations were held at their Tichborne location but due to consistently increased attendance, they're switching things up for this year's event. First of all, it's at Sharbot Lake beach (1021 Medical Centre Road) and also there's an admission charge for adults. But your favourite chefs, wineries and craft breweries from Ottawa and Eastern Ontario are back, plus there's lots more entertainment and stuff for the kids! Onboard the yarntruck Sunday you'll find delectable yarn cakes, plus some new hand-dyed fibre braids and locks. Always your favourites: Zen Yarn Garden, Koigu, Topsy...

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