The American Romney Breeders Association (ARBA), is the registrar for and promoter of Romney sheep in the United States and Canada. ARBA registers both white and natural colored Romneys. We welcome your visit!
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ARBA’s annual meeting will be held at NAILE this year in Louisville, KY. The annual dinner and meeting will be on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 at 6 pm. The dinner/meeting will be held at The Bristol on the River (AKA Bristol Bar and Grill) in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Costs for dinner tickets will be $26 per person. The menu will offer a beef, chicken, fish and vegetarian option, dinner includes 2 sides and beverage. Cash bar is available. Tickets can be purchased from myself, Charlene Carlisle, or from ARBA’s secretary, JoAnn Mast. Please make checks payable to ARBA and send to either of us to reserve your seat. Although this restaurant is in Indiana, it is just over the bridge from Louisville, off of Interstate 65. The restaurant is located at the Sheraton Louisville Riverside Hotel. Hotel phone number is 812-206-7165. A block of rooms has been reserved in the American Romney Breeders Association’s name at the cost of $119 per night and will be reserved until 10/21/16. Please make plans to join us.
Addresses for ticket purchases are as follows:
Charlene Carlisle, 510 Centerton Rd, Moorestown, NJ 08057
JoAnn Mast, 58221 Lee Valley Rd, Coquille, OR 97423
The second Southern Adirondack Romney Sheep Show will take place Sunday, September 25, 2016, starting at noon in conjunction with the 8th Annual Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival at the Washington County Fairgrounds, Greenwich, New York.
The Show features combined Open and Junior Shows for both White and Natural Colored Romneys, and welcomes all in-state and out-of-state Romney breeders. Entry forms, available at adkfiber.com, must be post marked by September 5, or delivered by hand to the Fair office by September 7. Geof Ruppert from Fairfield, Pennsylvania, will judge this year’s Sheep Show.