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The Explorer: February 2020

The Explorer

The Explorer's February 2020 newsletter delves into the February sales, Saturday S.T.E.A.M. workshops for kids, upcoming game releases in February, and other events at Explorers' Emporium. We are excited to announce that we will be having self-defense classes starting up in this month hosted by Dragon Academy of Defense, read further to learn more. If you wish to download a copy of the newsletter Click Here to view the newsletter.

D&D 5e Tournament: Festival of the Brightsword

Greetings adventures! It is the Festival of the Brightswords has returned within the city of Waterdeep and you are welcome to participate in the tournament to earn various prizes. Join us on February 15, 2020 from 12pm to about 5pm as we run a variety of events in cluding arena battles, races, and more! New and experienced players are welcome to participate. The cost to participate is $5.

For more details: D&D Tournaments

MTG: Unsanctioned

Greetings Planeswalkers! Are you a fan of quirky Magic cards? Do you remember releases like Unhinged and Unstable? Could you simply not get enough of it? Then this collection of Un-set five 30-card decks plus accessories is for you!

Release Date: 2/29/2020

D&D 5e: Eberron Boosters & Skycoach

Are you a fan of steampunk? Do you enjoy playing tabletop roleplaying games (TTRPGs)? Do you like collecting miniatures? Then Eberron’s miniatures release is for you! From clockwork creatures to skyships, this set helps bring your steampunk TTRPG to life!

Release Date: 3/2020

Interesting Discoveries


Robots exist in many different shapes and sizes. The functions that they serve vary based on the task they were built for. Some are so small they can fit in the blood stream. There are others that can do simple parkour. Then there are those that known as living machines. These are known as xenobots, robots created from living cells from frog embryos.

Read More: Living Robots from Frog Cells

This Month's 10% off Sales

  • 1/26/20 to 2/1/20 - Miniatures
  • 2/2/20 to 2/8/20 - Board Games
  • 2/9/20 to 2/15/20 - Clothing
  • 2/16/20 to 2/22/20 - Spiritual Accessories
  • 2/23/20 to 2/29/20 - Art Supplies
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Come visit us for your adventuring needs! Also, these sales do not stack with existing sales.

Eye Spy for Paper Hearts

Holiday Eye-Spy Discount

During the week of February 9 to 15 we will have HEARTS hidden throughout the store with discounts ranging from 5% to 15% off a single entire purchase.


Dragon Academy of Defense

The Dragon Academy of Defense will be hosting classes every Wednesday from 4pm to 6pm. There will be new lessons and workshops each week. These classes will include weapons techniques, learn basic self defense, and more! Can’t make the Wednesday class? Don’t worry The Dragon Academy of Defense will also be hosting classes every Friday from 5pm to 7pm. These classes are great for kids and anyone unable to join the Wednesday classes.

For more details: WednesdayFriday

Saturday S.T.E.A.M. Workshops


February's Theme - Hydroponics and Ecosystems

When: Saturday, February 22, 2019 from 12pm to 1pm

Our once a month Saturday S.T.E.A.M. Workshops are a wonderful opportunity for children ages 6 through 12 to learn about the world they live in. From chemistry workshops where we’re analyzing what changes the color of fire to physics where we’re making paper catapults while studying force. For this month’s workshop we will be learning about hydroponics and ecosystems. The workshops are $10 to participate per explorer wishing to join us. You can join us as a walk-in or RSVP ahead of time through our Facebook group called Explorers’ Emporium Explorers.

Facebook Group: Explorers' Emporium Explorers

Facebook Event: Saturday Steam Workshop

Need a Gaming/Crafting/Event Space?

We have 2 spaces available for community use that can hold up to 60 people in total, including tables and chairs. Our bigger space can also be used by multiple smaller groups as well if you only need a couple tables. If you want to reserve the space, let us know what day and we’ll see what we can do. Contact us for details.