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Event Details
Bergental/BBM Baronial Yule TRM will be in attendanceTRH will be in attendanceEvent date: December 3rd, 2016
Hosted by Barony of Bergental - West Springfield, MA
Event Last Modified: November 21st, 2016
Event details
As the winds howl and the skies darken we offer greetings of the season to all!  Once again we throw open the hall doors and offer shelter to our friends far and near.  Join us at our groaning board and partake of our wassail bowl.  Come celebrate with us the traditions of this joyful time!

Our honorable fighters will prove their might in a spear tourney and show their skill and creativity in our popular Crestfallen Tourney!  Bring forth your best helm, decorated in the theme of the season!  Win renown far and wide with the best crest or possibly the best crest death!

Our fencers will not be left out as they exhibit just how sharp their wits are!

As outdoor activities wind down it is a good time to learn a new skill to practice over the winter.  Learn period songs of the season and join us in a round of caroling or learn period board games (and even make your own "board") to while away the winter nights by the fire.

Our popular cookie sale is back!  This will once again benefit the Royal Travel Fund.  Donations of cookies packaged in disposable containers greatly appreciated.  Please include a list of ingredients.

As in past years there will be a silent auction to benefit Bergental and BBM baronial programs (specifics to follow).  Donations gratefully accepted of items of SCA interest.  This is a fabulous way to help some of your unused items find a new home.

A light dayboard will be served at midday and the day will end with a wonderful feast.
Site Opens: 10 am
Site Closes: 9:30 pm

Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/266792070386175/

Event Location
First Congregational Church of West Springfield
20 Lathrop St
West Springfield, MA  01089
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The event site is accessible per the East Kingdom Accessibility Porter's Checklist

10 minutes from the CT/MA border off I-91.
From South of Springfield:  Take your best route to I-91 North.  After crossing over into MA, take exit 9 (Rt.  20 West).  Stay on Rt.  20 West for approximately 1 mile crossing over the Connecticut River.  After the river, you will come to a rotary.  Proceed slightly less than half way around the rotary and turn right onto Rt.  20 West.  The town green will be on the left.  The church is on the right, about 2 blocks down. 

From East or West, take your best route to the Mass Pike (I-90) to Exit 4 to follow 91 South.  Then follow the directions "from the North" below.

From the North, take I-91 South to Exit 13B for Rte 5 South to West Springfield.  Go 1.8 miles on Rte 5, then turn right onto Garden St.  Turn left onto Lathrop St.  Go through stop sign.  Church is up on the corner.

Parking Info:
Parking is available at the Senior Center, which is on the right, immediately after the church and a small cemetery.  If you reach the light at the end of the green, you've gone too far...to go around the block, turn right at the light, then right onto Southworth, then right on to Lathrop St.  Follow signs for parking.

Registration Fees
Registration: Before November 25th:
$15 Adults 18 and over ($10 after discount for SCA members)
$5 Youth age 6 - 17
Children under 6 are FREE

At the Door:
$20 Adults 18 and over ($15 after discount for SCA members)
$5 Youth age 6 - 17
Children under 6 are FREE

Adult SCA members receive a $5 discount on Registration Fees with proof of membership.

Feast: $10 - Seating is limited, Reservations are recommended

Make Checks Payable to: SCA, MA, Barony of Bergental

Contact Information
Event Steward:
Lady Emele Schuolerine
Clarissa Adan
21 Forest St
Erving, MA 01344
cemelee@gmail.com - (prefered) please put Yule in the subject
413-320-9146 - before 9pm please

Send Reservations to:
Mistress Barbeta Kyrkland
Barbara Kirk
92 Mohawk Dr
Springfield, MA 01129

Other Contact Information:
BBM Liason:
Sybill Teller
(Margaret Peckham)
(860)833-7293 (no calls after 9pm)

Merchant contact:
Lady Jehanne of Bergental (Jeene)
Penny Gildea

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