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Spring Schola: Russian Exchange Ducklings +++now with Feast Details+++ Event date: March 29th, 2014
Hosted by Barony of An Dubhaigeainn - Huntington, NY
Event Last Modified: March 15th, 2014
 
Event details
Spring Schola:  Russian Exchange Ducklings!

The Ducks of the Barony of An Dubhaigeainn have turned 22 and are soon to graduate college.  What are we going to do?!  We have mastered Swimming, Waddling, Quacking, & Rolling Water Off Our Backs, so it's time for some fun traveling.

We are excited to announce this year's annual Spring Schola and Feast inspired by the faraway lands of Russia!  Learn to cook the "local" cuisine, classes in fiber arts, silk painting, scribal arts, and perhaps even learn some nefarious uses for medieval herbs.  Get your hands dirty with woodworking and blacksmithing, or put on those gauntlets for some martial instruction in both heavy list and archery.  Exact class schedule TBA, See www.SCADucks.org or this listing for updates


Baronial Champions Lady Juliana le Chaluner and Lady Galle Amsel will be stepping down from their posts after a long hard winter, calling for new Arts & Sciences and Bardic Champions to be named on this day.  All are invited and encouraged to participate in these Annual Competitions that welcome Spring's Beauty back into the lands of our Barony.

The Bardic Competition:  Prepare two different types of Bardic performance, with a preference to your own period/persona.  Documentation not required, but welcome.  There will be a populace vote, and decision by the Coronet.

The A&S Competition:  Create a piece inspired by your own time and history.  Are you a 14th century seamstress? Then perhaps create a garment in line with 14th century fashion or patterns.  Scribes could submit C&I based on the period and region they live.  Entrants are not restricted in their creativity across mediums, for example even the seamstress could do a painting that highlighted the fashion of her time, or the scribe embroider a feather quill, a crucial tool to his work.  Documentation is strongly encouraged, though not strictly required.  Please be able to talk about your inspiration for your piece.  There will be a populace vote, and decision by the Coronet.

There will be a scrumptious dayboard as well as delicious feast to follow after the Spring Court of Baron David Vásquez de Valencia and Baroness Mistress Suzanne Neuber de Londres.

The Spring Schola will be held on March 29th 2014 at the Universalist Unitarian Church in Huntington.

Since this will be a FEAST EVENT, it will be All Day 10 am to 10 pm.

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Feast:

First Course
Mashed Turnips w.  Butter and Brown Sugar
Russian Salted Bread w.  Assorted Butters

Main Course
Boiled Beef w/ Horseradish, Carrots & Leeks
Side Cream Sauce

Dessert
Baked Apples & Honey
Fresh Snow



Classes Scheduled

This is a LISTING only.  An actual Time-table will be available at the door, and (hopefully) on www.SCADucks.org before the event.  (See also the Barony of An Dubhaigeainn Page on Facebook)

Cooking Class - How to Make an Event Feast
This class runs all day, and will include making the feast and the dayboard for the day.  BYO Apron if you like.

Beginning Silk Painting - Serti Resist Technique Creation and Care of a Silk Painting
Materials Cost:  $3.00 per person or (with own silk & hoop) $1.00 first sq foot, $0.50 per foot thereafter

Advanced Archery Ballistics
Bring your own arrows, bolts, bows and crossbows. 

Games construction
Open to all kids of any ages.

Introduction to Blacksmithing
Bring your own eye safety gear if you can.

Basic Archery or Robin Hood and Katniss had to start at the beginning, too! 
It is recommended that you wear garb appropriate to the weather and archery.  Any questions before the event regarding this class can be sent to jeanxavier@optonline.net

Basic intro to SCA:  So this is your first event..  now what?

Clay Construction Basics (for adults and well-supervised children)
BYO Smock if you like

Juggling 101 (for adults & well-supervised children, recommended age 10 & up)

Nefarious Intentions of History:  How poisons shaped our world

Shield Work 101

Fight Clinic with a Knight

Scribal Clinic and Information Point

Answers to your Sewing Questions

General Fiber Clinic

Everyone wants to brew, here's how...  A beginners Class




Site Opens: 10 am
Site Closes: 10 pm

Event Website: www.SCADucks.org

 
Event Location
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Huntington
109 Browns Road
Huntington, NY  11743

Directions:
Northern State Parkway Exit 40 North 110
Depart RT-110 / New York Ave toward Fairview St
0.3 mi
Turn left onto RT-25A / Main St
0.2 mi
Turn right onto W Neck Rd
1.2 mi
Turn right onto John Daves Ln
0.1 mi
Turn left onto Southdown Rd
384 ft
Turn right onto Browns Rd
0.2 mi
Arrive at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Huntington (UUFH) on the left

 
Event Fees
Site : Pre-registered (before 3/15/14)
Day Trip Only -
$10.00 Member
$15.00 Non-Member
$6.00 Children 5 - 12
Children under 5 are Free

At-the-door Prices (or after 3/15/14)
Day Trip Only
$12.00 Member
$17.00 Non Member
$8.00 Children 5-12
Children under 5 are Free
The ONLY pre-registration is a PAID pre-registration.  We cannot accept e-mail or social media reservations.

Feast: Pre-registered (before 3/15/14)
Full Day with FEAST -
$18.00 Member
$23.00 Non-Member
$14.00 Children 5 - 12
Children under 5 are Free

Seating for FEAST is limited to 60 gentles, and our last feast SOLD OUT.  PLEASE REGISTER EARLY!!!!

At-the-door Prices (or after 3/15/14)
Full Day with FEAST
$20.00 Member
$25.00 Non-Member
$16.00 Children 5-12
Children under 5 are Free
The ONLY pre-registration is a PAID pre-registration.  We cannot accept e-mail or social media reservations.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA NY Inc.  Barony of An Dubhaigeainn

 
Contact Information
Event Steward:
Kimberly Ehret
Lady Juliana le Chaluner
631 987 7010
kehret@gmail.com

Send Reservations to:
Lady Sorcha of Stonegrave (Pam Jaques)
16 Leonard Drive
East Northport, NY 11731

Please include a note with Legal Name, SCA Name, SCA # & Expiration Date.  Please note if Day Trip or Feast.  Please Note if Adult, Child or Babe-in-arms

Other Contact Information:
Merchants Welcome Please contact Autocrat above

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