A Belated Happy New Year! Issue 1 1427 S.R.

My apologies for again a belated Editorial! My mum always said: better late than never, Peppy, when I was late doing my chores for her. So here we go: First of all I want to convey my best wishes for the New Year to you all! May it be a good one, and especially a hopeful one with the hope that the crazy situation that we live in right now will end or become so mild that it does not impact our lives so drastically.

I think we have another great Hobbit year ahead of us again with many usual events and festivities and many yet unannounced surprises too. After all, what is life without surprises!

There will be OAKSes for you and Green Dragon Fridays, Bullroarer Took Day, the usual festivals organised by the authorities, burrow warmings and what not. Last year's harvests were plentiful enough to help us through to the next harvests. And to ensure that these will be just as succesful, the blessing of the Shire's orchards will be done in the form of a wassail by the Brandy Badgers and I am sure that Nannie...




 
SPECIAL EVENTS

 DAY  DATE MONTH
TIME
EVENT
INFO
Sunday
  16
January
19:00
The Brandy Badgers play at Winterstock
More info
Sunday
  23January
19:30
Shire Wassail with the Brandy BadgersMore info
Saturday
  29
January
20:00January OAKS with the King's Men
More info soon
Sunday
  30
January
19:30Songburrow end of Yule party 
More info
Saturday
  12
February
20:00
February OAKS
More info later


RECURRING EVENTS

 DAY  DATE MONTH
TIME
EVENT
LOCATION
Monday
      10
January
 19:30 Hobbit Market
Michel Delving, Crafter's Square
Tuesday 
      11
January
 19:30 Hobbit Market
Michel Delving, Crafter's Square
Wednesday
      12
January
 19:30 Night of the Muses
Michel Delving, Eldar Monument
Friday 
      14
January
 19:30 Green Dragon Friday
Hobbiton, Green Dragon Inn
Wednesday      19
January 19:30 Night of the MusesMichel Delving, Eldar Monument
Friday
      21
January

 19:30 Green Dragon Friday
Hobbiton, Green Dragon Inn


For more events and information make sure to check the Hobbitcalendar!
All the above times are UK time. To get Servertime subtract 5.
Remember that announcements in RED are of events NOT taking place in our Shire, but that can still be of interest to Hobbits.





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A thriving community of friendly hobbits, bustling with activity. Home and namesake of the Bramblebury Gazette and the Museum of Hunting and Fishing.


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Harville
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Home of the OAKS (Oldfurlong Amazing Koncert Series)


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#Home, home, sweet home, sweet home
There’s no place like home, oh there’s no place like home#
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