Ever gone to Pennsic intending to attend lots of classes, only to find you're too busy to get to them all? Well, the Shire of Abhainn Ciach Glais has an answer to your dilemma: Come to Æthelmearc Æcademy on June 26! Spend a day taking classes in June, and you'll have more time for other things at Pennsic! There will be a wide range of classes, certainly something for everyone. Learn a new skill or spend time perfecting an old one. If weather permits, we plan to offer a track of classes in outdoor cooking, including baking in a wood-fired oven, at a private home 4 blocks from the church.
For questions relating to classes, please contact the Chancellor of the AEcademy, Mistress Juilana Delamere at deb AT debrahofer DOT com. In addition to the classes, there will be an A&S display. Please contact Mistress Alicia ( hutchnsn AT bucknell DOT edu) with any special needs you have.
The site is the Trinity Lutheran Church, 120 Main Street, Hughesville PA 17737.The site opens at 9:00 a.m. Classes begin at 10:00 and end at 5:00, with a break at noon for lunch. The site closes at 6:00.
An all-day sideboard will be provided by the talented members of the Guild of Saint Lawrence (Abhiann Ciach Ghlais’s Cooks’ Guild), under the supervision of Lady Brygida Zajachowa, 570-473-8939; happypolishlady AT yahoo DOT com. Contact her with any dietary questions or concerns.
The cost for this day of learning is $10.00; this includes the all-day sideboard. Children between the ages of 5 and 17 pay $5.00; babies age 4 and under pay nothing. The family fee for the event is $25.00. A $3 surcharge applies to adults without proof of membership the day of the event. Reservations should be sent to: Robert English 2794 N Old Trail Rd Shamokin Dam PA 17876 make checks payable to “SCA, Inc- Shire of Abhainn Ciach Ghlais.”
SHIRE WEBSITE: For up-to-date details about the event, including directions, please visit our shire's website: http://www.eg.bucknell.edu/~acg/
The Autocrat is Lady Rhenna An tEilean Dubh (Kathleen Radspinner, 507 E. Academy St., Hughesville PA 17737 570-584-2306, firstname.lastname@example.org).
From the north: Find your best route to Route 15 S. At Williamsport, follow I-180 E/220 N about 15 miles to the exit for 405 N; follow 405 N into Hughesville. Go one block past the first red light and turn left at Academy Street. (The church will be on the left as you make the turn.) Park in the large parking lot at the rear of the church.