The group meets in a bar in The Spinning Dervish, a tavern in the town of Weevily’s Hamlet. After a few minutes of drinking a large, furry panda walks in. He strides over the the group and says “I would like to hire you”. “There is a special bamboo that I need.. it is very tasty and only grows in one place” He offers the group 38 GP each and a large wheel of sharp cheddar (no bacon). The group agrees and the panda lumbers out after giving them a map written out on a large leaf.
The group buys equipment and heads out.
Okay..maybe not

Tales from the Fur & Feather