- Greetings, Guild Members and friends!
A Collegium will be held in May, as a joint venture with the East
Kingdom Herbal and Apothecary Guild, sponsored by the Canton of
Buckland Cross (Bucks County, PA, outside of Philadelphia).
I would ask that if you are interested in teaching a class, or in
merchanting, please do contact the autocrat, Baroness Genievieve de
Charbonneau, (contact info in the announcement) as soon as you can.
If you know of anyone else who might be interested, feel free to
forward this notice to them.
Lady Elena Norreys
East Kingdom Soothsayers' Guild
From: Gryyffon@... [mailto:Gryyffon@...]
Sent: Wednesday, March 05, 2003 11:15 AM
Subject: Hi there -- here is the event announcement to be posted
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I wanted to send you the event copy. I have not included to
directions as I
want to verify them from both directions before posting.
I still need classes for odd sooths that include nature, how
interpeted naturals signs an portents and spring type of stuff.
Merchanting is ok. No tables & chairs will be provided at this
ppreference to the arts and crafts type of items. No steel or
merchants due to the nature of the event.
Again, thanks for your help:
The Faire! The Faire! The Spring Faire! Come on out to Demeter's
Faire & public demo on May 17th 2003. We have designed a day of
explore the close ties medieval life and nature has, and what better
than the Silver Lake Nature Center with 235 acres to explore? Being
and demo we have an opportunity to have fun and share our medieval
our modern cousins.
The Shire of Buckland Cross graciously invites you to walk with
and learn to identify herbal plants and endangered species in the
the amphitheatre to talk with a Master Bowman and learn just what
making those bows and their importance for dinner. Not into
have a variety of classes and workshops planned. Sit by the
and learn how were natural dyes and pigments for calligraphy and
were made. Or by the pavilion and learn some of the ways they kept
castle sweet smelling. Or by the pond and discover the impact that
portents made on medieval daily life.
Not into any classes, or walks, well bring a project to work and
day and share you knowledge and company. Interested in teaching a
the theme of Spring things with an emphasis on herbs, gardens or
Please contact the autocrat: Baroness Genievieve de Charbonneau,
Michelle Elinsky via phone (215) 831-0766 (please no calls after 10
Not convinced yet and still thinking about all those garden projects
Like most gardeners, you have something that you have too much of.
So a pot
up that plant and exchange it for something different perhaps some
or Soapwort Gentian? Non-invasive plants are preferred. Now to the
There will be a tantalizing day board featuring spring and herbals
prepared by the Shire of Buckland Cross that will be available to
only for a nominal fee of $5. If you are planning to partake of
delicacies please contact Baroness Genievieve. This helps us plan
quantities for all to enjoy.
The Shire of Buckland Cross is the proud sponsor of this event and
Through the generosity of the Silver Lake Nature Center there is no
as they have graciously waived their facilities fee for the SCA in
for an educational outreach demo.
The site is handicapped accessible and open to the public.
The general site opens to the SCA at 10:00 am and is available till
The Main Hall closes at 4:00 with complete closure at 5 pm. The
hours are from 10:30 to 4:00.
Location: Silver Lake Nature Center, 1306 Bath Rd., Bristol, PA
(215) 785 1177
For more info http://www.silverlakenaturecenter.org This site also
mapquest map links