Holy Moly!

Wow! We had a really crazy Saturday hosting Sluss Realty’s Meet the Characters of Christmas event! We were expecting a few hundred visitors, but had more like a few thousand, way beyond the capacity of our little farm lane up to the hilltop. For those that stuck it out,I think you pretty much had a … Read more

A Very Special Christmas Event at the farm!

December 9, 2023, 11-2 PM Meet the characters of Christmas, hand feed the alpacas, take pictures with Santa, and meet our “reindeer” alpaca! Cocoa and alpaca Christmas cookies for the first 500! Kids can do make-it & take-it crafts!  Food trucks available on site. Contact Jean McClintock at (419) 569-0780 for more information.

Alpaca Days 2023

Open House at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm September 30 and October 1, Noon to 5 PM It’s Free!  Alpaca Days – Open House at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm 3073 Gass Road, Lexington, Ohio 44904. See you at Alpaca Days! Meet the alpacas! Matilda the Donkey will be here, and Giant Flemish Rabbits and Pygmy Goats! … Read more

2023 Workshops

The following workshops will be held at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm 3073 Gass Road Lexington Oh 44904. Call Jean McClintock @ 419-560-0780 or email jsmcclintock@mac.com to reserve your spot.  CANCELED DUE TO ILLNESS! September 10, 2023 Blacksmith Workshop September 17, 2023 Halloween Gourd Workshop 2-5 pm   Learn how to make a gourd into a Jack O’Gourd or … Read more

Alpaca Spring Fling 2023

Saturday April 1, 1PM to 5PM Easter Egg Hunt at 3PM Lots of activities for kids! Easter Egg Hunt 3PM Make a Seed Bomb! Make a Nesting Ornament! Games! Pony Rides! Rain or Shine! Be sure to dress for the weather! Contact Jean at jsmcclintock@mac.com (419) 560-0780

Holiday Workshops

Advanced Stained Glass Nativity Workshop November 20, 2022 (Sunday) 2-5 PM Make a stained glass Christmas Nativity window ornament!  You will be cutting glass, grinding it, foiling and soldering your piece together. Cost for the class is $45.00 per person and all materials are included.  Refreshments are served.  Fused Glass Workshop December 4, 2022 (Sunday) … Read more

Autumn Fiber Festival 2022

October 15 10am-5pm and October 16 11am-4pm Come and see us at this year’s Autumn Fiber Festival at the Ashland County Fairgrounds!  Local fiber producers, craftspeople and artists come together to display and sell their wares and demonstrate their craft.  For details, see www.autumnfiberfestival.com

Alpaca Farm Days

October 1 & 2, 2022     12-6pm   Free Event   National Alpaca Days – Open House at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm Shady Lane Alpaca Farm 3073 Gass Road Lexington Oh 44904. Call Jean McClintock @ 419-560-0780 or email jsmcclintock@mac.com for more information. Meet the alpacas! Matilda the Donkey will be here, and Giant Flemish Rabbits and Pygmy Goats! Demonstrators … Read more

Workshop Schedule 2022

Workshops are back at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm! 3073 Gass Road Lexington Oh 44904. Call Jean McClintock @ 419-560-0780 or email jsmcclintock@mac.com for more information. September 18, 2022 Advanced Stain Glass Class   The advanced stain glass class teaches you how to make a larger stained-glass piece. In this class you will learn to make a lighthouse … Read more

Blacksmith Workshops July 17, 2022

Workshops will be held at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm 3073 Gass Road Lexington Oh 44904. Call Jean McClintock @ 419-560-0780 or email jsmcclintock@mac.com for information. We’re using EventBrite this year for workshop scheduling and payment. July 17, 2022 Total Beginner Blacksmith Workshops  Total Beginner class from 12:30-3:30pm You will learn about blacksmith tools and forges. How to heat metal and … Read more