Academy of St. Clare of Assisi: EVEN MORE Stitches in Time!
April 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - April 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Hosted By: Shire of Abhainn Ciach Ghlais
Do you love to embroider? Does the idea of stitching with friends fill you with joy? Ever wish for an embroidery class that offers more than basics? If so, then clear your calendar because the Shire of Abhainn Ciach Ghlais invites embroiderers and stitchers from all over to join us for a weekend of stitchery.
“The Academy of St. Clare of Assisi: EVEN MORE Stitches in Time” is an event for embroiderers, by embroiderers and about embroidery. It offers small specialized classes on single topics, long detailed “kit” classes on beloved styles, and a chance for embroiderers to spend time with others who love the art of the needle.
Afternoon “kit classes” require pre-registration, which starts on January 15, 2018, and ends on March 15, 2018. For more information, please read “How to Register for a ‘Kit’ Class” on the event website: http://www.eg.bucknell.edu/~acg/Events/SiT.html
This All-Embroidery weekend will be held at Boy Scout Camp Karoondinha, 225 Thomas Dam Road, Millmont PA 17845-9448 (GPS Coordinates: 40.85630, -77.2547) Site opens at 5 PM on Friday, April 22, and closes at 11 AM on Sunday, April 22.
Your autocrat for this event is Mistress Alicia Langland (mka Della Hutchison, 1194 Marshall S., Milton PA 17847; 570-742-4567).
Weekend Registration includes lodging in a heated cabin as well as breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, and supper on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday. Bunk spaces will be filled on a first-paid, first-served basis, so reserve early to avoid disappointment. Those desiring a bottom-bunk space in the cabin with indoor plumbing should include with their paid reservation a request for a bottom bunk in Sheary Lodge. Those needing access to electricity should include with their paid reservation a request for a bottom bunk near an outlet.
Adult Event Registration:
**EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT** $35.00 (includes 4 meals, served family-style, plus Saturday afternoon tea), if postmarked by 12/30/17
$40.00 (includes 4 meals, served family-style, plus Saturday afternoon tea), if postmarked after 1/1/18
Adult Member Discount Event Registration — Please include photocopy of current SCA membership card:
**EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT** $30.00 (includes 4 meals, served family-style, plus Saturday afternoon tea), if postmarked by 12/30/17
$35.00 (includes 4 meals, served family-style, plus Saturday afternoon tea), if postmarked after 1/1/18
To take advantage of the EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT, your reservations must be postmarked on or before Saturday, December 30, 2017. Make checks payable to “SCA PA Inc. — Shire of ACG.” Send reservations to Maistress Marguerite d’Honfleur, c/o Dawn Maneval, 922 College Court, Lewisburg PA 17837.
Please include the following with your reservation:
• SCA name
• modern name
• email address (so we can confirm receipt of your reservation and send you class kit payment information)
• food allergies (if applicable)
• mobility concerns (if applicable)
• bunk space required for 2 nights / 1 night (specify Friday or Saturday) / 0 nights
• Are you interested in attending an afternoon “kit” class? YES / NO
We hope you will join us!