Unser Hafen's Newcomers' Event: A Pilgrimage to Canterbury Saturday, October 18, 2008 from 10 am to 9 pm At Sumitview Church, Fort Collins, Colorado Hosted by the Barony of Unser Hafen
And specially from every shires ende
Of Engelond to Caunterbury they wende.
Translation: Join our merry band of pilgrims as we wend our way through a day packed with fun and activities for all.
He was a veray parfit gentil knight.
Translation: Both fighting and fencing will stir the hearts of combatants and spectators alike, with acts of chivalry and nobility.
Ther n' is no werkman whatever he be,
That may both werken wel and hastily.
Translation: A competition will be held to choose our next Baronial Arts and Sciences Champion. There's still plenty of time to work well (not hastily) in crafting your entries! Direct any questions to the current A&S Champion, Lady Rivkah Cantor (Jenmiz@aol.com ).
Ful wel she sange the service devine,
Entuned in hire nose ful swetely.
Translation: A competition for the next Pencerdd Bard will be held. Direct any questions to the current Pencerdd Bard (also Lady Rivkah Cantor).
And gladly wolde he lerne, and gladly teche.
Translation: There will be a wide variety of classes for newcomers, and for everyone.
And (did not bring) of mighty ale a large quart.
Translation: It's a strictly DRY site- so no ale, please. There will be a donation lunch and an evening feast, so do bring your tableware. Please contact the feastcrat, Lord Perryn Coelbrant, with any dietary concerns at: star_of_chaos@ yahoo.com. Feast is limited to 100, and pre-reservations are strongly recommended.
Reservations will be accepted by the autocrat, Lord Umble the Mumbler scott@scotthumphrie
How to get to Summitview Church in Fort Collins:
Take I-25 to Colorado exit 265, turn West onto East Harmony Road (county road #7). Continue west (towards the mountains). Go several blocks and turn RIGHT onto South College Ave (State Road 287), go several more blocks North. Turn LEFT onto West Drake Road and go approximately 1.5 miles. Drake Road splits into two separate lanes (West and East), travelers may have to go a bit past the church and make a left. If the church parking lot is full, there is a small parking lot NORTH of the church, at Rolland Moore Park.
Event: $6 ($3 for children under 12)
Feast: $8 ($4 for children 6 to 12, free for children under 6)
Non-member fee: $3
Please be aware of the usual restrictions on children, minors, and such. You can download the forms for minor waivers at: http://www.unserhaf en.org/, and then click on Library. If you bring a child that is not yours, please bring a notarized version of the Guardian Consent Form!
Please make checks payable to: "SCA, Inc.- Barony of Unser Hafen"
For further information, visit: http://www.unserhaf
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)