Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Steampunk Picnic at the Rosicrucian Museum, July 18

The St. Clair Aeronauts will be heading to the San Jose Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum for a Summer Picnic Lunch, Far East photo shoot and of course for our own edification on all matters Egyptian. Won't you join us for this delightful Steampunk Outing?

When: July 18th, Arrival and walk the grounds from 11:00 - Noon. Luncheon from Noon - 1:00, Museum and photos from 1:00 on. Join us for the whole day or just a part...

Where: Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum & Planetarium -

1664 Park AveSan Jose, CA 95191

What to Bring:
Friends and Family

Small Children (if you have them)

Your Best Summer Steampunk Fashions

Goggles (so we know you are one of us)

A Camera

Money for Admission ($9.00 general admission*, $7.00 seniors 55 and older and students with I.D., $5.00 children ages 5 - 10, free children under 5, * $1.00 discount on general admission for members of AAA, AAM, KQED, and Military)

A Box (or basket) picnic lunch

Thermos of tea (Can't have the Steampunk without the Steam)

China teacup (if you dare!)

Something sweet to share (fruit, cookies, cake, etc. enough for 4 people)

This is a Great photo opportunity and the St. Clair Aeronauts will be taking their formal portraits for the web page. Don't miss the reproduction of an Egyptian tomb (History Alive People!) and the lovely Egyptian architecture and grounds.

As always, All are welcome!

Let us know if you need a ride from Public Transit.

3rd Saturday of the Month at the Rosicrucian Museum: Games and Leisure in Ancient EgyptLife was not all work and no play in ancient Egypt. Learn how the ancient Egyptians spent their free time. Try your hand at various popular games such as Senet, Mancala, and UR.

1 comment:

Royal said...

We hope you have a great time tomorrow at the Rosicrucian! Its Egyptian revival setting is the perfect spot for a steampunk affair. We just hope it's not too hot!

We look forward to seeing photos,
The Royal Steamline Crew