Something for Everyone
The Shire holds events throughout the year. Follow the links below to learn more.
** Note ** Due to COVID-19, most in-person activities are suspended in favor of online alternatives. Newcomers are still welcome to join in – please contact the Chatelaine (listed on the Officers page) for more information.
Spring 2021 Virtual Class Series
A series of virtual classes will be held over the spring months of 2021. All classes begin at 7:00 p.m. Eastern (rooms open around 6:30). The schedule is as follows:
Note: if a class needs to be postponed, the default postponement date shall be the following Wednesday.
10: An Introduction to SCA Customs & Etiquette by Mistress Linette de Gallardon (postponed from March 3 to March 10th). This class was recorded. You may view the video by clicking on the class title.
24: How to learn a foreign language by Lady Cordeilla Sharpe (postponed from March 17 to March 24)
31: Cooking Pies by Lady Orlaithe the Wanderer (Recipes: “Fruit Tart with Salmon” pp. 108-109, The Reenactor’s Cookbook by M. Allyson Szabo; “Pies of Parys” pp. 134-135 Take a Thousand Eggs or More by Cindy Renfrow.)
14: Making rattan swords by Master Wulfgar o’ the Wood
28: Topic TBA by Baroness Mariette de Bretagne
5: Researching and Building a Persona by Lord Donnachadh Mac Lochlainn
19: Fletching arrows by Charles Wertz
A portion of these classes will be recorded and posted online for later viewing – if you do not consent to being recorded you will need to turn your microphone and camera off.
Zoom links will not be posted publicly. Please contact the Owlsherst Zoom Coordinator, Lady Cordeilla Sharpe, at email@example.com before 5:00 p.m. Eastern, on the date of the class to request the link.
Weekly Shire Night
Rattan fighter practice, rapier practice, and A&S night every Wednesday in York, PA.Learn More
Once a month the Shire holds a Youth Combat night alongside the Armored and Rapier Combat.Learn More
Monthly Shire Business Meeting
On the 4th Tuesday of each month, the Shire holds its monthly Business Meeting.Learn More
12th Night Celebration
Every January the Shire hosts a 12th Night Celebration, featuring fighting, fencing, dancing, music, games, food, and much more.Learn More
The Pennsic War is a 2-week long inter-kingdom event of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. held annually in late July and early August.Learn More
East Kingdom Events
See what events are held across the East Kingdom.Learn More