[EAL] Break the Back of Winter

Come one and all to the Wilds of Greyfells to experience a day of ferocious fun and fellowship. We will gather together to sing the splendour of spring and celebrate earths finest fauna, real, mythological and heraldic!

Autocrat: Lady Moira ni Namara of Greyfells xentric20@yahoo.ca
Please do not hesitate to contact me regarding volunteering, teaching, or with any questions or conerns you may have. It is my pleasure to help you!

When: April 9, 2011

Where: Canton of Greyfells (Kingston, Ontario)

CrossRoads United Church (previously St. Margarets, same site as previous years)
690 Sir John A. Macdonald Boulevard
Kingston, ON K7M 1A4
(613) 542-9305

Take your best way to the 401, get off at Exit 615 Sir John A MacDonald Blvd Follow Sir John A MacDonald down past Princess, the Church is on the Right across from Loblaws.  The Driveway can be a bit tricky to see so you may want to slow down to find it!


Heavy Fighting: As in previous years fighting will be out of doors weather permitting. There is a space for one on one fighting indoors. If you are Willing to marshall Please contact the Autocrat!

Fencing: As in previous years fighting will be out of doors weather permitting. There is a space for one on one fighting indoors. If you are Willing to marshall Please contact the Autocrat!

Classes:  We currently have at least 2 classes lined up.  A full class list will be posted in March.  Teachers are still appreciated!! Any class on anything to do with animals, real mythological, hearaldic, dead, alive or imagined!  I am especially interested on someone who may be willing to teach a class on the heraldic Animals of Ealdormere!  Contact the Autocrat if you are willimg to teach!

Entertainment: Bestest Beasty contest! Create your own beasty at home or on site! Bonus points for beasties who have histories, songs, stories etc.  Bonus bonus points for Perfroming the history, song, or story live!  Prizes for the bestest beasties!

Bards: Are invited to dust off thier bestiaries and invoke tales of fierce and not so fierce creatures from near and far!

Blind A&S Competition: A BTBOW tradition.  You are invited to bring you current projects complete or in progress.  Entries are judged in two areas.  First they are judged to be beginner, intermediate or advanced (Laruel) Level.  then within each level they are judged on a scale from 1-10.  Documentation is strongly encouraged! Have Fun with it!  Special prize for the project that best reflects the days theme!  If you would like to judge this competition please contact the autocrat!

Childrens Play Area:  As in past years there will be an UNSUPERVISED childrens play area.  Not all the toys present belong to Greyfells, many belong to the site.  Parents are asked to supervise and assit in tidying up! Thank you!

Feast:  POTLUCK!  BTBOW will provide 2 roasts and snacks for the day.  Everyone is asked to bring a delecacy to share! There is a stove onsite for warming food and some outlets are available for crockpots.  If you will need to use an outlet or the stove  or if you have allergies or food concerns please contact the autocrat.

Lunch: As of yet there is no lunch being provided on site.  If you would like to run a lunch area please contact the autocrat.

Cost:     Adults 9$ (+1$ KT) = 10$
                [standard NMS applies for non-members]

               Children <12 = 6$

               Babes in arms <3 = Free!

Feast: 1 Potluck Item! Be Creative!

Take your best way to highway 401.  Proceed towards Kingston (west from Ottawa, east from Toronto).  Follow to the Sir John A Macdonald Exit 615.  Follow Sir John A Macdonald Blvd just past Princess St. and St. Margaret’s United Church is on the Right.  Parking is in the back and the entrance is on the side.