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NW IL Homesteading Weekend

Muller's Lane Farm
July 12-14, 2019

9767 Hickory Hills Rd
Rock Falls, IL

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Are you interested in the "old ways of life" such as gardening, preserving the harvest, blacksmithing, soap making, raising chickens for eggs and more? Have you wished you still had someone to ask questions about these things? You've found the right place!

This is an informal get together for like-minded people who would like to share with/learn from others.

We are encouraging folks who are camping to come Friday afternoon/evening to set up camp and socialize around the fire. If you plan to arrive on Friday, please let us know an approximate time of arrival.

Activities will begin Saturday morning and continue all day.
Sunday is a day of rest, breakfast will be served and folks will depart.

Possible events/classes:

  • Blacksmithing (Blacksmith shop will be open all day)
  • Cold Process Soapmaking (approximately 9 AM Saturday)
  • Canning (approximately 10 AM Saturday)
  • Spinning
  • Prepping fiber for spinning
  • Fiber Dyeing
  • Knitting/Crocheting/other Fiber Arts
  • Animal Care
  • Gardening
  • Cooking on open fire with cast iron
  • Book Barter (if folks bring books to barter)
  • Animal Barter (if folks bring animals to barter)
  • Composting

If you have a talent you would like to share with others, bring what you need.

There will be no set time for classes/demonstrations, unless listed. In keeping with our motto,

"We don't have a plan and we're sticking to it!"

All meals are potluck both days, bring what you need and we'll share with all.
We provide plates, cups, drinks & flatware.

We are always grateful when folks bring ice. (It is our biggest expense of the weekend.)

  • Primitive camping available (i.e. no water or electrical hook-ups).
  • Central cook fire available.
  • Hand pump water available.
  • Indoor & primitive bathroom available.
  • Small camper trailers are okay. Hotels available within 5 miles.
  • Please bring your own chairs.

If you are camping and would like to come set up on Friday evening, please let us know in advance!

Please! No alcohol or pets.

Feel free to bring musical instruments!

For more information, email
Paul at or
Cyndi at

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