Newcomers and spectators welcome! Fencing practice is often attended by non-fencers who enjoy gentle conversation and a chance to work on their knitting or other handcrafting project.

Fencing practice meets most Mondays.

The Shire of Hartshorn-Dale has an active fencing community that meets weekly.

When: Every Monday, starting at 7:30. Communications (changes or cancellations) will be announced via the Hartshorn-Dale mailing list and the Facebook page. Practices are also posted to the calendar.

Where: United Church of Christ, 145 Chestnut St., Spring City, PA. 19475

Who to contact for Fencing: The Fencing Marshal,

What to bring: Comfortable clothing and closed-toed shoes. Men should bring a cup. Loaner equipment (both armor and blades) is available. A suggestion $3 donation is requested to help cover the cost of the site.

Please note that, as of Fall 2021, we are following the East Kingdom’s COVIDSafe policy. Please see the email and Facebook announcements for the current requirements.

Youth (defined as between the ages of 6 and 18) are welcome to try their hand at fencing! Youth marshals and youth loaner equipment for youth is generally available, although the Marshals request advance notice. The complete set of rules for youth fencers in the East Kingdom is here.