Call for A&S Pennsic Warpoint Champions

Hail Artists and Scientists of the East! Greetings from your Crown A&S champions. Artisans of the East: This is your official call to action in service of your kingdom: we are in search of a team of mighty champions! As you may have heard, There is going to be an Arts & Science war point again at Pennsic this year, it will be the fifth year of having one. We are very excited for this, and hope you are too! This is an awesome experience and a significant commitment, and we are holding an open call for entrants until May 22. After that the war point leadership team will look over the applications and choose a team to propose to the Crown. Entries have been limited again this year, and cannot be research, performing arts, food or drink. All Entries must...

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Field Trip! Shofuso Japanese Tea House

As the planned A&S activity for April, I am organizing a shire Field Trip to the Shofuso Japanese Tea House in Fairmount Park. The Japanese American Society is hosting two Tea Ceremonies for their annual Cherry Blossom Festival on Saturday April 8th. Unfortunately the 1pm ceremony is sold out, but they are holding a second one at 2:30pm by popular demand. The ceremony maxes out at 30 people, and tickets are going really fast. I already bought my mine   so if you are definitely interested and can go, please private message me asap. ~Aurddeilen Name(required) Email(required) Comment(required) Submit...

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Arts & Sciences in the Shire

We have many Arts and Sciences activities in the Shire. We hold workshops regularly as well to introduce members and friends to the arts and sciences of the middle ages. Come try something new – you may find a new hobby! We have done silk painting, stone mosaics, leather masks, bookbinding, paper making, glass bead making, glass enameling and so much more! If there’s a particular art or science you are curious about, let us know and we will find someone to teach it. We will announce new workshops, lectures and trips via this blog and in the calendar, found in the Calendar menu item at left and the next events listing at right. All of these notices will be pushed to the Facebook page and our mailing lists. Subscribe away and don’t miss out! Have...

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