[EAS] Royal University and Knights College

The Shire of Anglespur is proud to sponsor the East Kingdom Royal University and Knights college.

Please come to the University to learn about this the 14th century.  The University will be a wonderful day of active and interactive classes with the themes- 14th Century Arts and Sciences as well as the 14th Century Knight's College.

Class lists and schedules are being complied as we speak.  The classes and teachers for the university will be available on the EKU website) Interested teachers are encouraged to contact the University Chancellor (eku@eastkingdom.org) with any questions.  Teachers with a class title prepared should contact the local Deputy - Mistress Angharad - (Angharadoftherose@yahoo.com).  For the Knight's College we are looking for teachers in all heavy weapons forms as well as proposed class titles:  "Singing my first ballad", "Strategy and Chess", "How to play chess", "Knightly Virtues", "Writing a love poem" (in a 14th c., style) and "Teaching the squire to dance".  We are interested in teachers in strategy classes for the battlefield and other classes either practical or historical.

All arts and sciences classes that concentrate on the 14th century arts are welcome.  There will be other classes that cover all timeperiods.  Please check your schedules, mark your calendars and plan to attend the EK SPRING ROYAL UNIVERSITY.

Gate opens at 10:00 with the first class starting at 10:30.

The site is handicap accessible.


From the South:  Take the New York State Truway to exit 23 (I787).  Take I787 North to exit 9E move to the left.  ** see below

From the East (eastern Mass, Conn, Rhode Island) make your best way to I90 West.  When you get to I787 go north and take exit 9E move to the left.  ** see below

From the West of Albany NY take I90 (New York State Thruway) to exit 24.  Take 87 N to exit 7 (NYS route 7 East) continue straight towards Troy.** see below

From the North take exit 7E off the Northway (I87)follow sighs to Troy **see below

**at second traffic light take left onto 10th Street (NY Route 40).  follow the flow of traffic right onto Oakwood Ave.  The site is 2 miles ahead on left

From Vermont take the Bennington Connector to New York State Route 7W follow Route 7 into Troy, NY take a right onto 10th St.  Follow the flow of traffic onto Oakwood Ave.  The site is 2 miles ahead on left.

NOTE FOR THOES USING GPS depending on the company we have had these oddities:  It is not a divided highway.  You do not have to go past it and turn around.
If the GPS ends you at the entrance for Highpoint you are just north of where you want to be.  Go south for 1/10th mile.  Site is on the west side of the street.

At-a-Glance Event Information

Oakwood Christian School
260 Oakwood Ave
Troy, NY  12182

Site Opens: 10:00 am
Site Closes: 6:00 pm

Event Fees:

Site : $9.00 per Adult $3.00 additional if not an SCA member

Minors $5.00
under 6 is free

Feast: no Feast

Send Reservations to:
Irene Von Lassan

Irene Von Lassan

Other Contact Information:
EKU contact University Chancellor eku@eastkingdom.org

local Deputy University- Mistress Angharad - (Angharadoftherose@yahoo.com)