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master with students - florence mascomini 1492Greetings from the Shire of Nordenfjord in Rockland county NY!

We invite you to join us on Saturday 10/26/13 for our Shire’s INAUGURAL event – a Novice Schola.  This is a truly historical happening as Rockland county NY returns to our roots from the forest from whence it sprouted its first oak.

Click here to see the official event announcement.

No pre-registration is required, however an RSVP is greatly appreciated so we know how much food to prepare and our teachers know what materials to bring.

We offer a smorgasbord of beginner/entry level classes. Below is the list as of Saturday, October 5th. Please continually check the event website for updates.

**Accessibility Hour
with Mistress Alayne Alexandra Nyvern Nightwatcher – EK Accessibility Porter
Beginner Calligraphy & Illumination
“Fiber to Garment”
**Origami
**Medieval Table Games
Basic Garb 101 & Basic Garb 102
**How to make a basic T-Tunic
**Period Dances
**Recorder Playing for beginners (soprano and alto)
Heraldic Consultation Table
Intro to Heraldry
Last Course of a Tudor Feast
Kumihimo Braiding on a Disc
Basic Wire Weaving
Finishing off a Wire Woven project
Bocce – an Italian garden game
Basic Sausage Making
Making a Cordial
Arrow making
**Making Apple Moys
And a few more yet unconfirmed…

** classes are Family Track.  We also plan to have some classes that are child specific!  This is subject to change – please contact the autocrat for particulars.

In the afternoon we will host a Queen’s Tea with Her Majesty Avelina Keyes of Lockwood and Vicereine Johanne i Visby from the Crown Province of Ostgardr.  Her Majesty will welcome questions about protocol and SCA history.  This is a great opportunity for new people to have an informal visit with the Queen and ask all the questions they need!   We are asking everyone  to possibly consider making/bringing baked goods such as cookies for the Queen’s Tea if at all possible.

A special Fundraiser will be held.  A one of a kind, custom piece of jewelry to be created and offered up for sale by silent auction – a pin rendered in copper featuring the Viking vessel from the Shire device and handmade by our own Gretta Coerfan (Margo Konikoff, a professional jeweler and member of our Shire).  Own a piece of history as only one will ever be made.  You can see her work here:www.MargalitaDesigns.com

Lunch will be served:

Assorted Cheeses
Hard Boiled Eggs
Bread
Apples – Oranges – Grapes
Raw Veggie Platter
Chick Pea Salad
Ember Day Tart
Squash Soup
Beef Mushroom Barley Soup
Honey Butter
Herb Butter
Apple Moys
Ice Tea – Lemon Water – Coffee – Tea

The site is Handi-Capable

Site Opens: 10:00 AM
Site Closes: 6:00 PM

Event Fees:

Site : $10.00 + $5.00 non-member surcharge as applicable. We are also offering a 25.00 family cap and children under 12 are FREE.

Some classes will have a materials fee.  This is the responsibility of the student.  All fees will be minimal.

Lunch will be served and is included in the site fee.  For dietary and allergy concerns, please contact AmeliaJoan called Molly – ameliajoan831@yahoo.com

Coffee, tea and refreshment service throughout the day.

If you choose to PRE-REG,  please make checks payable to: SCA NY – Crown Province of Ostgardr.

Event Location (see event website for directions):

Town Of Ramapo Senior Citizen’s Community Center
319 Haverstraw Road (corner of Route 202 and Mayer Drive)
Suffern, NY  10901-3133

Event Contact Information:

Event Steward:
Lord AEthelstan St.  Maur

E-mail address:  scarockland@gmail.com

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Stan Cohen
917-416-4727

Send Reservations to:
Stan Cohen
85 Pomona Road
Suffern, NY 10901 – 1919