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.

Zoom links will not be posted publicly. Please contact the Owlsherst Zoom Coordinator, Lady Cordeilla Sharpe, at before 5:00 p.m. Eastern, on the date of the class to request the link.

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.)

21: Making rattan swords by Master Wulfgar o’ the Wood (postponed until later date TBA; due to lack of interest)
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

Weekly Shire Night

Rattan fighter practice, rapier practice, and A&S night every Wednesday in York, PA.

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Youth Combat

Once a month the Shire holds a Youth Combat night alongside the Armored and Rapier Combat.

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Monthly Shire Business Meeting

On the 4th Tuesday of each month, the Shire holds its monthly Business Meeting.

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12th Night Celebration

Every January the Shire hosts a 12th Night Celebration, featuring fighting, fencing, dancing, music, games, food, and much more.

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Pennsic War

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.

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East Kingdom Events

See what events are held across the East Kingdom.

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