2017 Tours & Retreats

NEW! Hudson Valley Knitters Retreat, April 20-23, 2017
A relaxing spring get-together in lovely Washington County in upstate New York. We've got a great itinerary lined up - farm tours, mill visit, dyeing workshop, studio visits, shopping, wine and beer tasting, and more.
Preliminary Itinerary | Registration Form

2017 Knitters Tour of Norway, October 28 - November 5, 2017
We will be meeting up in Oslo for nine days and eight nights of knitting classes, behind the scenes tours of museums and knitting workshops, and sight seeing through breath-taking countryside. Reservations are accepted in the order in which they are received!
Preliminary Itinerary | Registration Form

2016 Events

Look for Battenkill Fibers booth or staff at these upcoming events - showcasing our products and services. Even
if we don't have a booth, we will be available at these festivals to answer your questions, collect your fleeces for custom processing, and purchase your fiber. Just call our mobile numbers when you are on-site.

Washington County Fiber Tour
April 23-24

2532 State Rte 40, Greenwich, NY 12834
The mill will be open both days for tours, demonstrations, and mill-end shopping - stock up on
Washington County fleeces, yarn, dyed locks, and roving.

Maryland Sheep and Wool
We have a booth! Our tent will be in the south area near the sheep show barn. Karin and Mary Jeanne will both be there and we are bringing a big truck to deliver and pick up fiber for proessing. Call Mary Jeanne to make plans to meet up 802 236 0881(m).

New Hampshire Sheep and Wool
Our friend Donna Quinn will be picking up orders for Battenkill Fibers at her farm's booth - Blue By Ewe. While you are there be sure and see the yarn we spun for Donna and the beautiful plant dyes she has used on them! MJ will be at the show some of Saturday. Call 802 236 0881(m) if you would like to meet up.

Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival
Sept. 24-25
Be there or be square! This is our hometown festival; and Battenkill Fibers is "hometown proud" to be the sponsor of the fleece judging competition - in recognition of the high quality fibers that our friends and neighbors are producing here in Washington County, NY. If you are in the area on Fri.before the Festival, come by the mill anytime for a tour; or call ahead to arrange a tour on Sat. or Sun. while you are at the Festival..

Vermont Sheep and Wool

NYS Sheep and Wool Festival
Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck, NY
Already counting the days; and scheduling deliveries of custom made yarn and roving! Order by May 31 to assure we'll have your job ready in time.

The Fiber Festival of New England
Mary Jeanne will be at the show on Sunday only. Call her to make plans to meet up 802 236 0881 (m)








Call us at the shows:
Mary Jeanne, 802 236 0881 (m)
Karin, 518 796 0346 (m)