11:00am - Contrafacta
Taught by: Lady Melanie de la Tour
Lady Melanie de la Tour will discuss the history and impact of contrafacta/filks, and gives some tips on how to write them. Active participation is encouraged.
12:30pm - The Battles Behind The Songs
Taught by: Her Ladyship Ailith Bystoune
Her Ladyship Ailith will discuss the historical events some of our most beloved songs are based on.
1:30pm - Sweetening the Spirits: Cordial Making and Tasting
Taught by: His Lordship Oswyn of Baðon
*Must be 21 or older as we will be tasting alcohol.
Learn the basics of cordial making from our friend from the Midrealm. His Lordship Oswyn will discuss different bases and sugars and techniques for making delicious drinkables as you taste the comparisons.
3:00pm - Story Time With Uncle Ferd
Taught by: His Excellency Fernando DeFalcon
Grab your lunch, and gather round as His Excellency Fernando regales you with stories from our SCA past. Hear word fame of Calontir camaraderie and chivalry from one who has lived it.