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The Forty-Second Year

October Crown Tournament

October 12-14, 2007 (AS XLII)

Bolado State Park,
Tres Pinos, CA

From The Page (October, 2007):

Please Join Their Majesties Hauoc and Ginevra as Their Heirs are selected by right of arms. In addition to the Tournament of Arms there will be these other activities; Siege Cooking Competition: The theme is 12 Century Norman

"You have recently invaded Ireland, but it is time to form treaties with the locals that would rather not be destroyed as so many others have. Your Liege has asked you to create a feast to impress those he wishes to impose his will upon." The cost be $20 per team. If you are interested, please contact Volker von dem Walde at (email address) or Nia McGhill at (email address)

You will be supplied with:   You can supply (up to you):
1-2 lbs of meat   Wine and or milk
2 lbs of vegetables   Water
1 lb of fruit   3 herbs (fresh or dried)
Salt   2 vegetables
2 fresh herbs   Honey
And one mystery item

Page School: Foam Sword Combat tourney will start at the 4th round of Crown. We will have various arts and sciences projects throughout the day, including chainmail weaving (adults are invited), weaving, & other classes as teachers volunteer.

West Kingdom Needleworkers: 1 pm. Guild meeting, 2 pm Basic Embroidery taught by Chiara la Trombottiera, 3 pm Arachne's Web Meeting held at the pavilion of Theodora Groves, look for the Guild badge, gold needle on a green field.

Come out for our Archery Competition, "The Forest Hunt." Test your skill and prowess against our noble beasts! Bring a few arrows you don't mind getting wet! Drinks and snacks provided. We have loaner equipment! Contact Zinaida Or'Shinaia for more info: (contact info omitted).

Rapier and Youth Rapier Activities: Saturday: There will be a Youth Rapier Tournament held concurrently with the Tournament of Roses. All Youth Rapier Fighters participating must be properly authorized. All Adult Rapier Fighters are encouraged to participate in the Tournament of Roses. Youth Fighters are encouraged to join in Roses after the Youth Rapier Tournament has been completed. Sunday: Their Majesties encourage the Rapier Fighters of the West to prepare a rapier-oriented performance piece and participate in the Performing Arts Festival.

Site Information: Bolado State Park / (address omitted) / Tres Pinos, CA. Site opens at noon on Saturday and closes at 4 pm on Sunday. Site Fee: $12 members $15 non-member, children 5 and under free. Make checks payable to "SCA, Inc.-West Kingdom."

Autocrat: Ysabella Dolfin (contact info omitted).

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