Herbal Symposium II **UPDATED**

Hosted by Barony of Settmour Swamp - Maplewood, NJ

Event date: September 12th, 2009

Event Last Modified: July 7th, 2009

Event details

Join us for an herbal adventure spanning a thousand years, from Rome to the Renaissance!  A day of classes all things herbal is planned, as well as herbal and oil tastings.  A light dayboard utilizing herbs and spices will be served all day.  And bakers start your ovens--a baking expo is planned; there are two categories:  sweets and savories.  All breads, cookies, cakes and other baked delights are welcome.  Please bring enough for multiple tastings, and the Baronial favorites will be announced.

Classes will be from 11 am to 3 pm.  The event starts at 10:30 am; teachers and merchants please get there by 10 am.  The site opens at 9 am; please contact the autocrat if you need to come early.  The classrooms close at 3 pm when a tour will gather to leave for the historic Durand Heddon House Herb Gardens (the site is a 10 minute walk from the event, parking is available if needed).  At this time, the event clean-up will be begin.

If you would like to teach, please contact Doma Jadwiga, our teaching coordinator at jenne.heise@gmail.com or 973-304-1921.  We can accommodate "clean" and "Messy" classes.  Classes will be approximately an hour long.

Merchants are welcome; there is a $5 merchant fee.  Tables may not be available, so please bring your own if possible.  Two tables per merchant (10x10 space).  We cannot provide electricity.  Please contact Elisabetta (elisabetta@klotz.org) if interested.  Also when sending in
reservations for the event, please note that you are a merchant and add in the $5 fee.

Garb is required.  For other questions, please contact the autocrat, Mistress Baroness Merlinia at 973-762-2554, before 9pm.

Site Opens: 11
Site Closes: 5

Event Location

The Women's Club of Maplewood
60 Woodland Road
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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The site is the Maplewood Women's Club at 60 Woodland Ave in Maplewood, NJ, and is easily accessible from the Maplewood train station (mid-town direct).

Registration Fees

Adult Member:  $10
Adult Non-member:  $13
Child under 18:  $9
(All children must be accompanied and watched by an adult.)
Troll will open at 11am and close at 3pm.

not applicable

Make Checks Payable to: SCA inc Barony of Settmour Swamp

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Baroness Merlinia
973-762-2554, before 9pm

Send Reservations to:

Please send the following information with your reservation:  mundane and SCA
names for all persons included in the reservation, proof of membership for
all members included in the reservation (photocopy of membership card or
copy of cover of recent Pikestaff cover with the members name is
acceptable), contact information, and check or money order made out to ?SCA
Inc./ Barony of Settmour Swamp? for the total amount of the reservation.  All
reservations *must be postmarked by September 5* and sent to:

Settmour Swamp Herbal Symposium
c/o Elizabeth Green
140 Coburn Ln.
Somerset, NJ 08873

Refunds will be available for those who are unable to attend the event.
Please contact Lady Siobhna at e.rose.green@gmail.com *before* the event to
request a refund form.  Refunds will be unavailable after the event.

Other Contact Information:

Merchants:  Elisabetta (elisabetta@klotz.org)
Teachers:  Doma Jadwiga jenne.heise@gmail.com or 973-304-1921