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The Thirty-second Year

Summer Celebration -- Earngyld

June 14-15, 1997 (AS XXXII)

Aldersheim Lodge,
Juneau, AK

From The Page (May, 1997):

To all good gentles of the Known World, come ye one and all to the Summer Celebration in Earngyld. The site that has been chosen (Aldersheim Lodge) is a wonderful Lodge in a pristine wilderness. There will be beds for 20 in the Lodge, room to set up pavilions, and one private cabin away from the celebration site. Please make advance reservations if you wish a bed.

We will fight, feast, and honor the Dream. There will be singing, dancing, and diverse contests and entertainments, as well as (at the Baroness' whim) a handkissing contest.

The feast will be In three removes: roast fowl, roast beast, and roast pork. Please inform the autocrat of any special dietary needs, and she will be most happy to accommodate those needs.

Fighters wishing to participate in .the Tourney must have their membership current and have their blue card on hand.

Site fee: Overnight lodge or cabin fee: $20.00 per person. Tent site fee: $10.00 per person. Feast fees: $15.00 adults, and $7.00 smalls. Combined overnight and feast fee: $35.00 per person.

Autocrat: Gwendelyn of the Misty Rainforest (contact info omitted)


From The Page (June, 1997):

Time: 12 noon Saturday to 11 am Site: Adlersheim Lodge

The site that has been chosen is a wonderful Lodge in a pristine wilderness. There are beds for 20 in the Lodge, room to set up pavilions, and one private cabin away from the celebration site. Please make advance reservations if you wish a bed. We will fight, feast, and honor the Dream. There will be singing, dancing, a visiting seer, candlemaking, board games, and divers contests and entertainments, as well as (at the Baroness' whim) a hand-kissing contest.

There will be an amateur archery contest—-this is a first for our Barony! All are welcome; the contest will be divided into age groups based on the ages of the participants. This should be lots of fun!

The feast will be in three removes: roast fowl, roast beast, and roast pork. Please inform the autocrat of any special dietary needs, and she will be most happy to accommodate you.

Fighters wishing to participate in the Tourney must have their membership current and have their blue card on hand.

The autocrat regrets that the fees published earlier were in error due to a miscalculation. The revised fees appear below. If this will cause great difficulty for you, please contact the autocrat.

Overnight lodge or cabin fee: $25.00 per person Tent site fee: $15.00 per person.

Feast fees: $17.00 adults $7.00 smalls (10-18 yrs; children under 10 free) Combined overnight & feast fee: $40.00 per person (additional donations welcome)

Autocrat: Gwendelyn of the Misty Rainforest (contact info omitted).


Description of this event (if any), taken from The Page, or from memory of at least one person who attended the event.


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