December 3, 2011

Barony of Selviergard (Palmer, AK)

Come join Selviergard for a day of festivities, fun and frivolity! The 9th Annual Rock Paper Scissors will determine the next Lord & Lady of Misrule. Your prowess could win a matching pair of Misrule Hats crafted by Mistress Heleyne! The Heavy Tourney will begin at noon with Rapier Tourney to follow.

 There will be an A&S class and a children's activity offered afterwards.

CONTESTS: Autocrat's Whim: create an ornament made of natural materials (fur, leather, wood, feathers, etc) to decorate the Yule tree. Prizes awarded for best child and best adult entries. A&S Competition: Gingerbread creations and/or Period Lighting. Extra points for Documentation. (even more points if they are combined).

Yule is a traditional time for storytelling. A prize will be offered to the best story told during Feast, be it one of blood and thunder or a childhood favorite, share your verbal skills in time honored fashion.

Hot cider, tea and coffee will be available throughout the day to warm you. Homemade bread and stews will be served for Feast.

Bring a wrapped handmade item if you wish to participate in the Viking Gift Exchange. There will be a separate gift exchange for the smalls.
Site information: Site is open from 10 am to 9 pm. Site Fee for members is $12.00, children 7-13 $5.00, under 7 free. Family cap $30, $5.00 NMS. Make checks payable to SCA Inc. - Selviergard. Site is discretely wet. Unscented candles are permitted.

Directions: The Train Depot at 610 South Valley Way, Palmer, AK. From South Glenn Hwy turn right onto Evergreen go 2 ˝ blocks, Depot is across from the flashing light. From Palmer/Wasilla Hwy, go straight across the Glenn to Evergreen, continue as before. Signs will be posted.
Autocrat: Heleyne of Avebury (Barb Smith) / 15855 Mothershead Lane, Palmer, AK 99645 / (907) 746-4493 / aboundingjoy@mtaonline.net