Friday, July 6, 2018

Firecat Tea and Fountain Pen Event


We have teamed up with Maplestone Academy & Thesaurus Tea for an amazing event involving a tea specially blended for one of the Maplestone houses to honor House Firecat, whose season this is.

CMS will share its magical love of quills and fountain pens and inks and paper. This is an open event for those interested in learning about fountain pens, discovering writing techniques and papers... and enjoying tea!

WHEN: Sunday, July 15th, 4-6pm
WHERE: Atelier Fiber Arts (3993 Rue Wellington, Verdun, Quebec H4G 1V6)

https://www.facebook.com/events/491838501235289/


Quill Kits ($30, contains feathers, inks, fountain pen, paper, and a wooden carry box), and you can buy the House Firecat Tea if you wish to have some to take home.

Feel free to bring your own quills, fountain pens, inks and papers to enjoy the fun with us.

Fountain pen enthusiasts can come for $5 and use this time as a meet'n'greet and enjoy the tea with us. Pay this at the door.

Children are welcome: Ages 8 and older

Event Fee is $20, Please get your tickets no later than July 13th!

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Tea & Calligraphy

In the spirit of honoring the Owl this spring, Maplestone Academy will be hosting a small event: Tea & Calligraphy!

See the Facebook Event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1682033135212784/

This is an open event those interested in learning to make and use quills, learning about fountain pens, discovering writing techniques and papers... and enjoying tea!

The Tea of the day will be a special custom blend from Thesaurus Tea for House Owl.

Quill Kits ($30, contains feathers, inks, fountain pen, paper, and a wooden carry box) and Owl Feathers ($5 for Asian Eagle-Owl feathers) will be available for sale, and you can buy the House Owl Tea if you wish to have some to take home. 

Feel free to bring your own quills, fountain pens, inks and papers to enjoy the fun with us.

Children are welcome: Ages 8 and older

Event Fee is $20, payable upon arrival.... though it would be nice to know in advance that you are coming!


Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Beltane Spring Fair

This Sunday will be the Beltane Spring Fair.
Sunday, April 29th, 10am-5pm

There will be several speakers/presenters from authors to storytellers to a professional illusionist. over 20 tables of services, talents, crafts and more for this spring season. Come have a massage, get your cards read, pick up that perfect jewelry gift, find quilting fabric, taste delicious treats, discover plants and crystal art, find that new journal, join with wonderful world of magic and fountain pens... and so much more!

Don't forget that there will be a public ritual outside in the park at 2pm!! Dance the Maypole with the Montreal community!

This is the season of the House of Owl.


OWL
Colours: Yellow & White
Element: Air
Sacred Tool: Sword
Symbols: Owl, Sword & Quill Crossed 
Holiday: Spring Equinox 
Motto: Wisdom & Reflection (Sapientia et Meditatio)




Maplestone Academy will have a table features specialty items in honor of the Owl:
Quill Kits
Specialty writing supplies
Eagle Owl feathers
... and more



Friday, January 12, 2018

Registration & Open House

WHEN: Saturday, January 20th, 12-5pm
WHERE: Atelier Fiber Arts (
3993 Rue Wellington, Verdun, Quebec H4G 1V6)
Welcome to the Open House featuring the coming year for Crescent Moon School of Magic & Paganism and Maplestone Academy.

On display will be what you could expect to find for each level of each of these two magical schools. Available will be an opportunity to meet the teachers and to talk to the students to learn about what it has been like for them. Tea will be served. Magic will be had.

This is the last day of registration for the January through March session.
See below for details on fees. 
Presentations this day are FREE!

Presentations:
1pm - Play & Imagination as Teaching/Learning Tools
2pm - Developing a Devotional Practice
3pm - Value of fictional literature as a study tool in modern witchcraft lore

Maplestone Academy Session 1:
- for all ages (minimum 10 years old) through adults
- roleplay and cosplay accepted!!
- monthly on 4th Saturday of every month for 3 months
* each session is 3 months long
- $300 (if paid up front) OR $125 per monthly
- all supplies and books are included

Maplestone Academy hosts three sessions per year. Each session is once per month on a Saturday for three months. Each session costs $300 (if paid in advance) or $125 monthly (due 2 weeks before each class), which  includes all needed supplies.

January—February—March
April—May—June
September—October—November

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN
Reserve your place now for the coming new 2018 session for this January 27th


July & August hosts Quiddich
December is Graduation & Yule Ball

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Register at the Yule 2017 Ephemeral Market

Ephemeral Market: Yule Fair

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
10am - 5pm

Entry fee: suggested donation of $5

20+ tables with local artisans, healers, diviners, magical supply shops, teas, and local authors.
FREE conference presentations

11am - Training the Spirit (by Hash: Spiritual Coach)
12:30pm - Magical Burnout (by Robyn aka Cerulia Maple)
2pm - Book Launch (by Marisol Charbonneau)
3:30pm - TBA

Maplestone Academy will have a table of amazing items from the school to show off, and an opportunity to register for the new January session at a discounted rate!

Sunday, October 8, 2017

October Guest Speakers: GHOST!

We're getting very excited for a spooktacular guest lecture given by GHOST all about how they hunt, track and learn about real world ghosts and hauntings! You won't want to miss this! If ever you've thought about joining us as an exchange student for the day, this would be a perfect time! Contact us to ask to join us soon, because seats are filling up fast!

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

2017 Quiddich Season is Over!

Last weekend was our Quiddich finals against the Monster Squad, and we beat them 166 - 6. What a great day!