Updated 4/24/15 Download the event flyer/schedule here Updated 4/24/15
Any additions or corrections to flyer/schedule will be posted at troll.
Volunteers still needed for Troll, Retainer, Brute Squad, and after-feast cleanup.
Contact Shavanna if interested.
March 28, 2015
At the the Cardinal Center in Gettysburg, Ohio
Site opens at 9am and closes at 11pm
Site and Feast Fees
Site: adult (age 13 and up) $10 at troll, $9 if preregistered
Child (age 5-12) $5 at troll, $4 if preregistered
Child (age less than 5) Free
Family price cap of $30 on site, no family cap on feast
Feast adult (age 13 and up) $10 at Troll, $9 if preregistered
Child (age 5-12) $5 at troll, $4 if preregistered
Lapsitter (age less than 5) Free
Limited to 72 paid seats
$5 Non-member surcharge applies to all adults who cannot provide proof of membership
Pre registrations can be sent to
4362 Swinger Rd
Arcanum OH 45304.
Checks made payable to "SCA Inc. Marche of Norborough"
Check must be recieved by March 15, 2015, preregistrations recieved after that date will have to pay the difference at troll.
Proof of membership must be shown at door unless a copy is included with preregistration payment to avoid NMS fee.
The Cardinal Center
260 Main Street Gettysburg, OH 45328
Site is Bone Dry by site rules and is located in a dry township.
Site opens at 9am and closes at 11pm.
by Bronwyn ni Mhathon
(contact by email or by phone (937) 573-9064 after 4pm)
** Plates, bowls, Silverware and napkins will be furnished**
Fighters' Boxed Lunch
by Bronwyn ni Mhathon
Pre-order a special lunch that is fighter friendly (Heavy & Light Weapons) for only $5.00
BOX LUNCHES ARE PRE-ORDER ONLY, SEE BELOW
Notify Bronwyn by March 11th about your meal selection by using the form located at http://goo.gl/forms/EOZV57U8nt
Type your name and meal preferences, then click submit.
The form is automatically submitted via email to Bronwyn.
You have two ways to pay: pay with your event/feast pre-registration or pay at the Gate the day of the event
Lunch will be delivered to the list fields at 12:30 during your lunch break.
The meals consist of a pinwheel (choice of turkey, ham, turkey and ham, or hummus), pretzels, banana chips, pickle spears and a veggie pack (carrots, celery, peppers strips) along with a bottle of frozen water to help keep the food cold.
Limited to 72 paid seats, feastocratted by Gregor Burcadis
please contact Shavana Leigh O'Dell with any dietary or allergy restrictions/concerns (please mention these before Pre-registration closes)
Mushroom tart and salat vert
Irish Stew, soda bread, butter, honey butter and minted peas
Honey spiced oat cakes with raisins and pudding with an orange twist
Water, iced tea, Birch Beer (Baron Dafydd's brewed root beer), and Baron Dafydd's brewed apple ginger soda.
Heavy Weapons and Fencing will be featured. More information regarding format/scenarios forthcoming.
Heavy Weapons Schedule
Dust off your epees, your bucklers and your other fencing gear while you compete in the Flaming Gryphon's Baronial Rapier Championship.
Warder Colin MacNish contacted us with this information just a couple of days ago, so please forgive the short notice.
Arts & Science Classes:
Beginners stuffed animal making by Fiona Ghylthir
Learn to make your own patterns and simple stuffed animal.
$3 fee for materials
Life in the Mead Hall by Duke Talymar gan LLwynn
Learn about the activities in the typical 10th century Viking mead hall.
2 hours,no limit, no fee
Three Things for Ladies by THL Orianna Morgan of Ely
This class discusses three simple things every lady can do to go from wearing a costume to being in garb. We will also explore tips for choosing your period, country, etc. Finally we will take a look at how newcomers can explore different garb types and tips for your critical first outfit. No materials are required for this class, but if you have a period in mind please bring your inspirations. Come with questions, curiosity, and enthusiasm.
1 hour long
Documentation is Your Friend by THL Orianna Morgan of Ely
Documentation is something we all do every day; we just don't realize it. This class will provide tips on how to make documenting your projects less painful and more interesting. We'll discuss documenting as you go using such things as dress diaries and project logs. The class will also look at ways to find and cite sources. Finally we put it all together into a finished project. No materials are required for this class. Bring your questions and if you have any projects you need to document but just don't know how, bring those as well.
1 hour long
Evil Eye Talisman Beads by Samirah bint Tahiti (mka Annie Miller)
Journey through centuries as we learn about the evil eye and the talisman beads made to protect and shield against it. I will show different examples of "eye beads" used in many different cultures, many still being used in current times.
Bidding the Bedes: Introduction to Paternosters by THL Elizabethe Alles
In the 13th-16th centuries in western Europe, prayer beads were a ubiquitous accessory. This class discusses the history and development of the paternoster, as well as information on making your own replica. Kits will be available to make a glass or bone paternoster. Suitable for youth accompanied by parents who can safely use scissors and thread beads
Kits for 15 students, $5 each. Auditors welcome.
Title: Rings on Their Fingers: Making Medieval Wire Rings by THL Elizabethe Alles
Learn to make simple medieval jewelry with supplies and
tools you can get at your local craft store. Participants must be
able to safely use wirecutters. Supply fee covers the handout and
wire. The instructor will provide a limited number of tools.
Participants who would like to bring their own tools should bring a
ring mandrel, needlenose pliers, and wire cutters.
Limited to 15. Suitable for youth accompanied by parents who can safely use wire cutters and pliers.
Class fee for handout and materials: $1
Cheap Good Feasts by Alizaundre de Brebeuf
Use "scraps" and "waste" from typical feast food prep to make more food. (I can knock 1/4 to 1/3 off a typical feast budget while increasing the number of dishes served. The class handout is large and comprehensive and only costs $3.00. Maximum 10 students. Children seven and over are welcome with parent or guardian.
Women's Heads Through History by Alizaundre de Brebeuf
A tour of common and uncommon head coverings, with samples (doll sized but accurate) for people to play with and some cutting diagrams. I will concentrate on lower class versions of these items, the kind very nearly everyone still breathing wore. I might be able to make some CDs of pictures of hats/hoods/veils/caps/wimples/etc., but those would be more expensive than the $1.00 handout
Patterning of Simple Saxon Tunics and Dresses (Advanced Sewers Only) by Baroness Cat
How to measure and the basics of putting together simple Saxon tunis and dresses. Bring your own pre-washed fabric and a machine if you have a portable one. Limit for construction is 5 people.No limit for Auditors. 2 hours.
If you are interested in teaching a class, contact Sióbhan of Flaming Gryphon
Competitions/Arts & Sciences Activities:
Dancing, after feast, led by Allegra
Hand kissing contest judged by Allegra, 4pm
Bobbing for roses competition. The roses will be short lengths of ribbon. Roses to be counted during feast, with winner presented at feast.
Best legs in a kilt contest, 4:30pm
Gaelic and Celtic themed A&S display/competition
Winner to be selected by the populace via bean count
Due to the dry nature of the site, alcohol may not be entered or judged.
Merchant space is strictly limited to 6 merchants.
Merchant space is indoors, and limited to 10'x5' per merchant.
Contact merchantocrat if interested in merchanting. You must be preregistered with the merchant-o-crat, or we will not have room for you.
Merchants must tear down by 7pm.
Currently registered merchants include:
North Sea Trade & Raid
The Not-So-Ugly Duckling
Put Together by KIM
Co-Autocrats: Shavana Leigh O'Dell (937)520-6939
Chirurgeon: Erik Erikson the Scout
A&S Class co-ordinator: Sióbhan of Flaming Gryphon
Feastocrat: Gregor Burcardis
Feast Coordinator: Lady Shavanna O'Dell
Hall Steward Lady Violet O'Dell
Dance Mistress: Allegra
Merchant-o-crat: Ædric Lambert
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