The Contact Group
Burg Al Mudirah
(St. Louis Community College)
Under the protection of the Barony of Three River
is delighted to host the

Fall Session of Rush

October 25, 2003

Please join the Burj Al Mudirah for Fall RUSH and a Medieval Archaeological Symposium, sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, St. Louis Society.

Classes will begin at 10 am.
Site will open at 9 am and close at 6pm.

Thanks to the generosity of the Barony of Three Rivers there will be no site fee.

The Bur Al Mudirah will provide a ploughman's lunch. There are also many fast food places and a good sports bar nearby if you prefer to leave the site.

Directions to St. louis Community College At Florissant Valley
3400 Pershall Rd., Ferguson, MO 63135-1499 Phone: 314-513-4200

From the East: 270 W to West Florissant Exit. Exit Left. Turn Right on Pershall. Pershall to SLCC Florissant Valley.
From the West: 270 N to Washington- Elizabeth Exit. Turn Right. Turn Left on Pershall Road. Pershall to SLCC Florissant Valley

Preliminary R.U.S.H Schedule

  • Great Sword 101 - Baron Sir Hirsch Eichmann
  • Creating Boffer Weapons - Baron Sir Hirsch Eichmann
  • The History of the Cotehardie (14th century fitted garment) - Baroness Ms Meredydd ferch Owain
  • The Cotehardie: How to construct it. - Baroness Ms Meredydd ferch Owain
  • History of Gloves - Maire O'Shannon
  • Introduction to glove making - Maire O'Shannon
  • Weaving - Gundrun Sveasdottir (Misch)
  • Indigo Dying - Cara Wythers
  • Weaving on a 4 harness loom - Cara Wythers
  • Period Tents for under $75.00 - Eadweard Boicewright
  • Green Wood Joinery (Demo ) - Eadweard Boicewright
  • A woven Seat Stool (Demo with some hands on) -Eadweard Boicewright
  • Drafting a Tudor-Bethan Bodice - Ms Genevieve Penrose
  • Constructing a Tudor-Bethan Bodice - - Ms Genevieve Penrose
Preliminary Archaeological Symposium Schedule
Lady Neathery of Safita (Neathery Batsell Fuller)
13530 Clayton Rd
St. Louis, MO 63141