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Events Calendar 2013

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March 

23.3.2013 Annual general meeting

On saturday 23.3. at 1.00 p.m. and the address is: 

Ruukinrannantie,  25660 MATHILDEDAL


Events in 2012 

 

March 

24.3.2012 Annual general meeting

On saturday 24.3. at 1.30 p.m. and the address is: 

Kuoreveden vanhainkoti
Iljalantie 40
35630 Kuorevesi
 

Events in 2011

August

Alpaca sales show in Laukaa, Leppävesi

Alpaca Breeders of Finland organizes alpaca sales show in Leppävesi (Jyväskylä)
on Sunday August 20th 2011 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The show venue is in Polleparkki's riding hall in Leppävesi  (please see http://www.polleparkki.com/yhteys.html 
for map and driving instructions).

At the event, you have a chance to see alpacas of various ages and gender, as well as exclusive textiles made of luxurious alpaca fiber.
A cafeteria will ensure that your whole family will enjoy a fun day with alpacas.
Come and meet these wonderful creatures and find out more about them! 
Welcome!

paivaunet
 

June

CameliDynamics Clinic in Karjaa 4. - 5.6.2011

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Julie Taylor-Browne from England gives a 2-day clinic The Basics. The clinic is arranged by Hannele Winter and Raili Nylander.


June

Shearing started the week 18/2011

Fredrik and Hjalle from Sweden again came for a shearing tour to Finland starting in the Tampere area.The alpacas got rid of the heavy winterfleece and can now enjoy summer sun and cooling winds. The touring calendar was absolutely full.
Here a picture from last year "before" and "after".


  kerityt

 



 March 

5.3.2011 Annual general meeting

On saturday 5.3. at 1.00 p.m. and the address is: 

Pekontie 59

08700 Lohja




Events in 2010

November
 


ELMA Country Fair in Helsinki

Alpaca Breeders of Finland are participating ELMA Fair 6.11. - 8.11.2009.
You are very welcome to meet us and our breeders' alpacas.

http://www.finnexpo.fi/elma/ 



August

The first alpaca sales show in Finland

Alpaca Breeders of Finland organizes the first alpaca sales show in Finland, if not in all of Scandinavia,
on Sunday August 22nd 2010 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The show venue is Aktiivitalli's riding hall in Inkoo, South of Finland (please see http://www.aktiivitalli.fi/yhteys.html 
for map and driving instructions or contact Anne Backman, tel. +358 45 6716040).

At the event, you have a chance to see alpacas of various ages and gender, as well as exclusive textiles made of luxurious alpaca fiber.
A cafeteria and pony riding will ensure that your whole family will enjoy a fun day with alpacas.
Come and meet these wonderful creatures and find out more about them!


March 

13.3.2010 Annual general meeting

On saturday 13.3. at 1.00 p.m. and the address is:

Kuonomäentie 117


01800 Klaukkala
 

Events in 2009

November
 

ELMA Country Fair in Helsinki

Alpaca Breeders of Finland are participating ELMA Fair 6.11. - 8.11.2009.
You are very welcome to meet us and our breeders' alpacas.

http://www.finnexpo.fi/elma/ 



March

30.3. Annual general meeting

On sunday 29.3. at 1.00 p.m. and the address is:

Vanha Asemantie 25
41940 Vesanka


Events in 2008


November

ELMA Country Fair in Helsinki
Alpaca Breeders of Finland are participating ELMA Fair for the first time.
You are very welcome to meet us in the stand 3c5  

http://www.finnexpo.fi/elma/


May

Liz Barlow course
Alpaca judge, trainer and breeder Liz Barlow (Livanti Alpacas) from Great Britain holds the course for
 two days in Karkkila.

Course will be held on Sat 17  May from 14.00 to 19.00  and on Sun 18 May from 10.00 to 17.00.

Place :Ylimmäistentie 455, 03710 Uusitalo (Karkkila)

Price for the whole course for members is 75 euros/person and for non members 100 euros/person.

Program:
On Saturday: Fleece - from raw material to ready products
On Sunday: Breeding goals and mating decisions

Coffee and lunch or snack will be included in the price.

Also look at Liz's homepage:
http://www.livanti-alpacas.com/

The course will be held in English.

Limited amount of places, so register immediately!

Registering:
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Welcome! 

 

30.3. Annual general meeting

On sunday 30.3. at 2.00 p.m. and the address is:

Ylimmäistentie 455, 03710 Uusitalo

 

EVENTS IN 2007

26.-27.10. Alpaca health seminar in Helsinki. We were very pleased to get excellent lecturer Claire E. Whitehead  to Helsinki. The seminar lasted two days and the first day was tailored to the needs of veterinarians and the second day was for breeders. Feedback of the course was very positive, especially lecturer was said to be excellent.
Claire E. Whitehead

20.-22.4. An intensive weekend training by Tim Hey. Tim Hey, the Australian-born judge and breeder residing in the U.K., was invited to Finland to teach and educate the member breeders in shearing, husbandry, health care, breeding, birthing and training of alpacas.  The course was fully  booked and it was a great success.

30.4. A May 1st charity event, Leppävaara Church (Espoo). Member breeders participated with their alpacas in a charity event with funds raised
eg. to help cut back on domestic violence and draw attention to children's welfare in Peru.

10.-14.5. A long alpaca weekend in England (privately arranged). A long weekend trip to the UK. Visits were be paid to three alpaca breeding farms, the BAS National Show as well as a spinning mill specialized in alpaca fibre.

 

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