[ATL] Ymir XXXVII & Baronial Investiture

The Barony of Windmasters’ Hill invite you to join us the weekend of February 17-19, 2012 for Ymir XXXVII and  Investiture of Maestre Callistus Gill and Dame Adriana la Bretonne as the 14th Baronage of Windmasters' Hill at the Betsy Jeff Penn 4H Center in Reidsville, NC.

The winter winds blow in the second month of the year, and to help ward off the chill this site offers heated cabins and classroom space and hot showers. We hope you plan on being a part of our Barony’s Annual Celebration of the Great Frost Giant!

Martial Activities:  Baron Girard le Bourguignon will serve as Marshal-in-Charge for the day.  Dame Rosalind de la Mare will be marshaling the rapier tournament. Baron Girard and Dame Roslind plan to run a quartered round robin tournament with the victors advancing to a single  elimination tournament for the combatants. Lady Lorelei Greenleafe will be marshalling the Queen's Archery Shoot. Baron Girard will be coordinating with the Youth Marshalate to have YOUTH Combat at Ymir. Please check the website for more detailed information.

Arts & Sciences Activities:  There will be an open Arts and Sciences display and competition.  Please see the website for details.

          Adult, Member:          $13.00 Day-Trip $10.00 Feast    $10.00 Camping
          Adult, Non-Member:  $18.00 Day-Trip $10.00 Feast    $10.00 Camping
          Youth (5-17):             $7.00 Day-Trip   $10.00 Feast    $10.00 Camping
          Child (0-4):                $0.00 Day-Trip   $0.00 Feast     $0.00 Camping

Make Checks Payable To:  SCA, Inc., Barony of Windmasters' Hill

Cost Notes: Camping fee is actually the Cabin Fee for each bed.  * Make your reservations via ACCEPS December 2011 - February 5, 2012. * All feast and cabin reservations are taken via ACCEPS. * Daytrip only reservations may be sent via ACCEPS. * Please save a copy of your ACCEPS receipt and bring it with you when you check-in. * If you want to stay with a group in a cabin please have all group members forward their ACCEPS confirmation (including the group name) to Lady Jdeke von Kolberg, ladyjdeke[AT]gmail.com. *****  Children 0-4 that will be occupying a cabin bed space by themselves have to pay the cabin fee. ***** If you have questions about this reservation policy, please email the Event Steward at lordgaelan[AT]gmail.com

Site:  Betsy-Jeff Penn 4H Center 804 Cedar Lane Reidsville, NC 27320. Site opens Friday 5pm, closes Sunday 12pm.

Site Restrictions:  Pets permitted only on a leash. Fires allowed in only designated areas (pre-existing fire pits). Swim in the lake at your own risk; no lifeguard is on duty. Alcohol is permitted for those over the age of 21. No original containers. Take your empties and trash home with you. No parking by the cabins or in the tenting area is prohibited.

Feast Information:  A feast for 120 persons shall be prepared by our Head Cook Lord Oissene neCeen macBascind. Please contact him at demento[AT]embarqmail.com with any dietary concerns. A feast menu will be posted on the event website.

Merchanting Information:  Please contact the the Event Steward, if you would like to merchant. Please be prepared to let him know what you are selling, your tent size (including ropes), whether your tent is modern or period, and whether you will be arriving on Friday or Saturday.

Other Information:  Please refer to the event website for information about Children’s and Newcomer’s activities. Please check the website for hotel information.

Autocrat's Information:  Lord Gaelan mac Cuinnega'in E-mail:  lordgaelan[AT]gmail.com
Reservations:  Lady Jdeke von Kolberg E-mail:  ladyjdeke[AT]gmail.com


FROM RALEIGH, BURLINGTON: Follow Interstate 85/40 WEST to Greensboro. When given the option of following I-40 OR I-85, stay on I-40. Exit right onto Lee St. (Hwy 6) toward downtown Greensboro. Follow Lee Street approximately 2.5 miles, then follow the signs to join Hwy 29 North. Merge onto 29 N and continue north out of Greensboro until you come to the 4th Reidsville exit (Highway 14 - Eden, Yanceyville, Reidsville). Turn left at the top of this ramp, following Highway 14 North. After the third traffic light (past Lowe’s, Food Lion, and WalMart), turn left onto Salem Church Rd. There is no light, but there is a large billboard and a horse farm near the corner. Continue on Salem Church Rd for approximately 2 miles, then turn HARD right onto Cedar Lane. The 4H Center is on the left, at 804 Cedar Lane.