I'd like to do a few hours of the Astronomicals. I will look at my
schedule and give you more info. Do you have the board and dice? I
have not made my own yet. : (
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, Michel Wolffauer <mike@k...>
> Sorry for being so quiet for so long. I wanted to bring everyone
> date on where things stand for the Pennsic Games Tent.
> We ran out of time when putting together the class schedule (only
> gotten a list of classes to me, but I didn't get a chance to get
> descriptions from him in time), so I punted and put in a set of
> Period Game classes. I was hoping to get them listed as being
> the "Games Tent Staff", but if you've seen the class list they've
> my name on them... (and no, I don't want to teach 21 classes).
> We can still pull together a class schedule and get it posted at
> A&S point and listed in the Pennsic Independent.
> Galen has offered to run:
> Kugelach/Five Stones: Judaic Knucklebones For The Overly
> Xiang-qi - Chinese Chess for Beginners
> Shogi - Japanese Chess for Beginners
> Modern Chess for Beginners - Chess 101
> Other classes he's mentioned (but currently not planning to run):
> Backgammon for Beginners - Backgammon 101
> It's Not Just Luck - Backgammon 201
> Make Your Own Luck - Advanced Backgammon, BG 202
> Chess for the Lost Non-Beginner - Chess 102
> The Royal Game for Common Players - Chess 201
> 9 Men's Morris, Quick and Easy
> Tafl variants
> Byzantine Chess for Beginners
> Jayme Hume offered to run a Great Chess class (and loan us his
> board). He will be leaving on Aug 15th, so his class would have to
> that first Saturday.
> Justin will not be at Pennsic this year. In the past he has run
> Astronomical Tables (7-player Backgammon), Primero, One-and-Thirty,
> and Lie Down and Rhythmomachy. Anyone interested in teaching any
> would be welcome.
> I'll probably teach Tarot again, since it has been a popular class
in the past.
> In addition to our classes and tournaments, I've been contacted
> additional opportunities.
> The first is to help out with games at the Midrealm Teens Party -
> waiting on more information about it, but I suspect it's just
> available and teaching as needed.
> The second is a merchant who would like to run a chess or
> tournament one evening. It's at a new Turkish-style coffeehouse.
> looking for either help in running the tournament, or advice on
> the tournament. Galen - this sounds like something you may be
> Anything catch anyone's interest? Got anything you'd like to
> us know!
> In Service,