Populace: Activity List

Populace

66 activities:

Nalbinding 1: An Introduction to Flat Nalbinding

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Thursday 11:00 to 13:00

Basic nalbinding (single needle knitting used by the Norse, Anglo-Saxons and other cultures for making mittens and socks) stitches taught using the flat method (rather than around the thumb). Please bring a nalbinding needle or large blunt sewing needle if possible. A gold coin donation is...Read more

Herald's Point

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Thursday 11:00 to 12:00
Thursday 14:00 to 16:00
Friday 10:00 to 12:00
Friday 14:00 to 16:00
Saturday 10:00 to 12:00
Saturday 14:00 to 16:00
Sunday 10:00 to 12:00
Sunday 14:00 to 16:00
Monday 10:00 to 12:00
Monday 14:00 to 15:00

The Lochac College of Heralds invite all gentles to attend our Herald's Point for consultation on matters of pre-17th century names and heraldry. Whether you wish to register a name and/or device with the College of Arms, or seek a spot of advice, the heralds of Lochac would delighted to assist...Read more

Beginning Viking Wire-Weaving

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Thursday 15:00 to 16:00

In this beginners workshop, you will learn the basic stitch for Viking wire weaving, how to add a wire and then how to start the weaving. If you have jewelry pliers or wire cutters, please bring them. Maximum 8 participants.Read more

Nalbinding 2: Patterns

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Thursday 16:00 to 17:00

How to make mittens, socks and hats using the stitches you already know. Warning: no stitches will be taught in this class. (If you did not attend class 1, please bring a gold coin donation to cover the cost of the notes.)Read more

Festival Beard Competition

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Thursday 19:00 to 22:00

To be held in The Nest Campsite

Having a simple night to celebrate and judge beards while raising awareness for Beards of Hope campaign 2019. The judges of this competition will be announced closer to the date, and will be run through the nest and is NOT an official event, or official...Read more

Teens Retreat

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Thursday 19:30 to 22:00
Saturday 19:30 to 22:00
Sunday 19:30 to 22:00
Monday 19:30 to 22:00

The Teens Retreat is an alcohol-free alternative to the Tavern for teenagers to hang out in during the evenings. Bring games, A&S projects, or other entertainment (plus a light-source and something to sit on, if you can).Read more

Chronicler's Catch-up!

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Friday 09:00 to 11:00

Are you a Group Chronicler/Interested in becoming Kingdom Chronicler?

Please come along to catch up with Lochac's Chronicler and Pegasus Editrix - Baroness Helouys le Poer. This is an opportunity to talk about your role, discuss any issues or concerns and get some insight into the future...Read more

Intermediate Dancing

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Friday 11:00 to 13:00

An introduction to some of the intermediate and harder dances for those who have some dancing experience. Specifics taught will depend on who is present and their experience and needs.Read more

Beginners Heraldic Embroidery

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Friday 14:00 to 15:00
Sunday 15:00 to 16:00

If you can sew in a straight line, that's great! If you can't, that's embroidery! An introduction to embroidery using the colour-filling technique laid-work.

Bring pencil and paper, embroidery thread, hoops, and fabric -  limited supplies are also available. No previous sewing skills...Read more

Campfire Chat with the Hospit

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Friday 15:00 to 16:00
Saturday 15:00 to 16:00
Sunday 15:00 to 16:00

New to Rowany Festival? Not sure what to do or have questions and don’t know who to ask? Enjoy a good chat around a campfire? If you answered “yes” to any of the above, this is for you!

On the Friday, Saturday and Sunday of Festival, from 3pm to 4pm the Rowany Hospit will be holding a...Read more

Children's Mask Painting

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Friday 18:00 to 22:00

Paint your Venetian Cat Mask

8 to 17 years.

Have some fun and learn a period painting technique on the ever popular Venetian cat mask.

*This class will include using hot glue guns*

This class will be over Friday night dinner so come paint your mask, go for dinner...Read more

Martyr Auction

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Friday 20:00 to 21:30

The collegians of Lochac auction off a few hours of their time to help others around their campsite to raise money for their respective colleges. Common uses include dishwashing, camp setup/packdown, musical entertainment, and shenanigans of all kinds.Read more

The Market Wallet

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Sunday 10:00 to 11:00

An introduction to the market wallet, excellent for carrying a moderate amount of stuff hands free. It resembles a pair of saddle bags, worn over one shoulder. Read more

Lucetting Made Easy

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Sunday 16:00 to 17:00

This class will help to make using your lucet easier with less tangles, frustrations or snapped threads.

Lucet kits will be available for purchase for $20.Read more

Who had Guns When?

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Monday 10:00 to 11:00

Tracing how firearms spread in the world in the years 1200-1600, and which political entities used and made them, with suggestions as to why. Mainly exposition from secondary sources.Read more

Youth Officers Meeting

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Monday 10:00 to 12:00

Youth Officer Meeting

Open to all people with a Working with Children's card so we can meet each other and talk about the future of Youth Officers and children's activities in Lochac. Please bring your ideas, notebook and pen. Lets makes being a Youth Officer the best officer position in...Read more

Volunteering and You

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Monday 14:00 to 15:00

Suffering from Burnout or Helium-Hand? This is the class for you! Learn to volunteer without compromising your mental or physical health.

Gold coin donation requested to cover printing costs.

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Newcomers Bingo

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All day Wednesday
All day Thursday
All day Friday
All day Saturday
All day Sunday
All day Monday

The Newcomers Bingo is BACK!

Just grab a bingo scroll from the Gate or the Information Tent when you arrive at Festival (whether you’re there for the whole event or just a day) and put a sticker to any square that has an activity you’ve attended. The goal is to fill in as many squares as...Read more