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Class: Bidding the Bedes: Intro to Paternosters

Virtual Bidding the Bedes-Intro to Paternosters. In the 13th-16th centuries in western Europe, prayer beads were a ubiquitous accessory. This class discusses the history and development of the paternoster, as well as information on making your own replica. (Elizabethe Alles)

A&S Show’n’Tell

Wed, 19-Jan, 7:30 pm: Virtual A&S Show’n’Tell. Join us to share and discuss your projects, in progress or complete. You can email pictures you’d like to share to BaronessAngharad@gmail.com before the session to add them to a presentation, or, if you’re on camera, you can share whatever is in your hand at the time. There are …

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Class: Reading the Room

Wed, 5-Jan, 7 pm: Virtual: Reading the Room for Bards, Teachers, Presenters. Building rapport quickly with a group is crucial to the effectiveness of your presentation. Knowing how to read the environment, use and interpret body language and manage expectations could spell the difference between communal magic and train wreck. (Juliane Bechaumpe)

A&S Activities in January 2022

A&S Activities: January 2022 Mon, 3-Jan, 7 pm: Virtual Scribe’s Gathering. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82988129302?pwd=OWNleWFQYVFGMGFsYUpHMmlRNmFQQT09 Wed, 5-Jan, 7 pm: Virtual Reading the Room for Bards, Teachers, Presenters. Building rapport quickly with a group is crucial to the effectiveness of your presentation. Knowing how to read the environment, use and interpret body language and manage expectations could spell the …

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Not Necessarily a Cookie Exchange Results

Many thanks to all the participants in our first “Not Necessarily a Cookie” Exchange. I wasn’t sure what to expect and was thrilled when 20-odd people contributed “Not just cookies” to the exchange. Like any first-time performance, there were some rough patches (My apologies to Elizabethe, Milesent and Edward), but they should smooth out if …

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Upcoming A&S Activities: 15-Nov

Wed, 17-Nov, 7:00 pm: SCA 101 taught by Jolicia, at Baronial Mtg Thu, 18-Nov, 7 pm: Armourer’s Guild Thu, 25-Nov: Thanksgiving. (A&S Activity for many Cooks!) Wed, 1-Dec, 7;00 pm: Wire-Wrapped Rings, taught by Jolicia, at Baronial Mtg Thu, 2-Dec, 7 pm: Armourer’s Guild Mon, 6-Dec, 7 pm: Virtual Scribe’s Symposium led by Aiden Thu, …

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A&S Activities: Week of 25-Oct

Tue, 26-Oct, 7:30 pm Virtual Needleworker’s Guild: Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 Wed, 27-Oct, 7 pm: Artisan’s Show-and-Tell:  Join Zoom meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89827491345?pwd=UXJONkI4eEJIWlR3TTZrQ3pKZFpWZz09 Thu, 28-Oct, 6 pm: Armourer’s Guild Again: In person at Ealdred and Clariel’s garage. Contact calum@wowway.com with questions. Further details are available on the Cleftlands calendar on our website, and our group’s FB page.

A&S Activities: Week of 18-Oct

Wed, 20-Oct, 7:30 pm: Bannocks or Bust: In person class at meeting site. Thu, 21-Oct: Last week of No Armourer’s Guild Sat, 23-Oct: Regular Event: Classes, A&S Display Further details are available on the Cleftlands calendar on our website, and our group’s FB page.

A&S Activities: Week of 11-Oct

Tue, 12-Oct, 7:30 pm: Virtual Needleworkers: Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 Wed, 13-Oct, 6:30: Three SCA-Guided Tours at CMA (tours start at 6:30, please try to arrive by 6 pm) 11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH. Meet in the center of the Atrium. Thu, 14-Oct: No Armorer’s Guild. Sat, 16-Oct: Crown Tourney: evening Bardic activities. Further details are …

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A&S Activities: Week of 16-Aug

18-Aug 7:30 pm, in-person:  Creating Your Heraldry and Name. Instructor Thory Vedarsdottir. 19-Aug, 7 pm, in-person: Armorer’s Guild. 24-Aug, 7:30 pm, iZoom : Needleworker’s Guild. Changed to Zoom only. See Cleftlands calendar and FB page for link. 26-Aug, 7 pm, in-person: Armorer’s Guild. Please plan for: 29-Sep: Virtual Cleftlands A&S Display. Check Cleftlands calendar and …

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Local A&S Activities: Week of 19-July

20-Jul: Anti-Social Club will be meeting at Stephen von Lubeck’s from 7 to 10 pm. Please contact him on FB under the name Stephen Kerg for directions and information on the week’s theme. 21-Jul: Baronial Meeting at St. John of the Cross School, 140 Richmond Rd, Cleveland, OH 44143. There will be various activities including …

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A&S Activities: Week of 26-Apr

Tue, 27-Apr, 7:30 pm: Cleftlands Needleworkers: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 Wed, 28-Apr; 7:30 pm: Cleftlands Gardeners: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89056355623?pwd=cDk2akZ2cDlGRVpvWi9zdEJnNXhtZz09 Thu, 29-Apr, 8 pm: Cleftlands Armorers: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about these activities, check the Cleftlands calendar at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Activities: Week of 19-Apr

Thu, 22-Apr, 8 pm: Cleftlands Armorers: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about these activities, check the Cleftlands calendar at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Activities: Week of 12-Apr

Mon, 12-Apr, 7:00 pm: Cleftlands Scribes: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82988129302?pwd=OWNleWFQYVFGMGFsYUpHMmlRNmFQQT09 Tue, 13-Apr, 7:30 pm: Cleftlands Needleworkers: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 Thu, 15-Apr, 8 pm: Cleftlands Armorers: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about these activities, check the Cleftlands calendar at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Activities: Week of 5-Apr with corrections

Schedule Correction!: Mon, 12-Apr, 7:00 pm: Cleftlands Scribes: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82988129302?pwd=OWNleWFQYVFGMGFsYUpHMmlRNmFQQT09 Thu, 8-Apr, 8 pm: Armourers Guild meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about these activities, check the Cleftlands calendar at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Activities: Week of 21-Mar

21-Mar, 7 pm: Renaissance Perfumes – a practical approach. https://zoom.us/j/96889814108?pwd=cWp5eWd6TXRZRjVtMld0T3JKckloUT09 22-Mar, 7 pm: How to Create a Class from What you Know. https://zoom.us/j/94652469695?pwd=Z2lGR1oxWTd6L2dQYTdnTCszY3Jhdz09 23-Mar,  7 pm: Trans History. https://zoom.us/j/99315314900?pwd=WmRVTWpWblBNYUEwckpXUFE2N3ZVQT09 7:30 pm: Needleworkers’ Guild. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 24-Mar, 7 pm: Intro to the Midrealm Pages School. https://zoom.us/j/91513430461?pwd=YWJlN3hIOHFBV0UzTXNOMWdYRmRZUT09 25-Mar, 8 pm: Armourers Guild meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about …

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A&S Activities: Week of 14-Mar

14-Mar, 7 pm: Cooking with Hadley – Alfred and the Oat Cakes. https://zoom.us/j/95768356526?pwd=cXh5bllBSjc5S3NDZHhReXUrL3ZYQT09 15-Mar, 8 pm: Navigating the e-SCA: https://zoom.us/j/93022557543?pwd=TFJnZDZIVFZ1U1pOanJTZlBHNnByQT09 16-Mar, 7 pm: What to Consider When Choosing Your Name and Heraldry. https://zoom.us/j/98683924776?pwd=SU5EbHQ0WFV1amI3bGZWZWdpWGlLdz09 17-Mar, 7:30 pm: Start a Newsletter and Keep it Going. https://zoom.us/j/95184648539?pwd=UkMvSlJWQkZxVXdLVXdnd1d1ZjErUT09 18-Mar, 8 pm: Armourers Guild meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about …

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A&S Activities: Week of 7-Mar

7-Mar, 1-7pm: Medieval Carriage Symposium. https://zoom.us/j/91650335234?pwd=elRVekRmTDZWYWMxRWszdDA5ek8ydz09 8-Mar, 7 pm: The English Reformation. https://zoom.us/j/97140547298?pwd=VDViZGlLd3FIRlZ3U3RjQko0Z1RTUT09 9-Mar, 7:30 pm: Needleworker’s Guild: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 10-Mar: 7 pm: My Ukulele is a Guitar: https://zoom.us/j/96954243713?pwd=MzVTanRwZ2hhcGU0cDNCSDZiMi8vZz09 11-Mar, 8 pm: Armourers Guild meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about these classes and activities, check the Cleftlands calendar at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Challenge: Lencten

March Challenge: Lencten In Old English, the name for the season during which days lengthened was “Lencten” from the same proto-germanic root. The early English clearly saw the lengthening days as a time of preparation for the busy summer and harvest seasons to come. This year, more than most, our Lencten is a time of …

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A&S Activities: Week of 28-Feb

eRUM term break. 4-Mar, 8 pm: Armourers Guild meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84704344487?pwd=UGJrZUxqNW5JQ05jeHBtYWdLQUl4QT09 For more details about these classes and activities, check the Cleftlands calendar at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/