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Unto glorious Æthelmearc do Timothy and Gabrielle send greetings,

At our Coronation this past weekend, we announced our Spark Challenge; our way of encouraging folks to discover, or rediscover the magic that our Kingdom, and the society as a whole offers.  Any and all are invited to give pearls, any and all are invited to receive pearls.  We distributed around 1,000 at Coronation to the landed Barons and Baronesses, the Kingdom officers and what peers we could, but that was just to get the ball rolling. 
The idea is simple.  Try something out of your usual range of activities.  You may find yourself in love with your hobby all over again in ways you never thought possible.  The things available to do are quite literally innumerable.  Broaden your horizons.  

Never thrown axes or knives?  Go to a thrown weapons practice.  Are you comfortable at calligraphy and Illumination but afraid to try gilding?  We are sure there is someone willing to teach you.  Always curious about fighting heavy, but could never get up the nerve?  Give it a shot.  There are dozens of folks who would love to show you how it is done.  Attend a class or a Curia.  Sit through a court.  Submit a device.  Go to a bardic circle.  Volunteer at Troll or in the kitchen.  You’ll have fun, and hopefully meet new people and make new friends.  At Melee Madness, Timothy will be doing something way, way out of his comfort zone (Ask any of the equestrians about Tim and horses).

At any time after Crown Tournament, please come up to us and show us your 8 pearls, and better still, tell us a story or two of how much fun you had.  We will gladly present you with a token commemorating the completion of your quest, and hopefully, the beginning of a magical new chapter in your SCA career.

In service to Æthelmearc ,
Timothy and Gabrielle

Looking to help us serve the Kingdom? Contact members of our Royal Household or visit our Facebook Group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/943230982447637/

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