Hawkwood Interbaronial Collegium

description:
As the sun shines brightly on the mountains of Hawkwood and they come alive with summer colors, the scholars and teachers of Hawkwood, Sacred Stone and Nottinghill Coil gather together to bring the light of knowledge to enrich the hearts and minds of those who seek to further their understanding of the arts and sciences in fair Atlantia’s southern reaches.

Cost:
Adult, Member: $5.00 Day Trip
Adult, Non-Member: $8.00 Day Trip
Child (6-17): $2.00 Day Trip
Child (0-5): $0.00 Day Trip

Site: Hanes Corporate Training and Conference Center AB Tech Community College – Enka Campus 1459 Sand Hill Road Candler, NC 28715

Feast: A simple sack luncheon will be prepared by the talented Lady Elizabet de Roslynn and her staff for $5.00 each, with proceeds benefiting the American Cancer Society and St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Luncheon includes chips and a beverage with a choice of turkey and cheese sandwich, ham and cheese sandwich (for omnivores), or macaroni salad (for the vegetarian palate). A variety of dessert items (cookies, brownies, etc.) will also be available for $1.00 each. There will also be a silent dessert auction with tasty goodies made by the skilled bakers and dessertiers of Hawkwood, with proceeds to also benefit these fine charities. Bring your wallets and your appetites for these good causes! There are also numerous restaurants and fast-food purveyors within 2 miles of the site along Smokey Park Highway.

Merchants: Indoor merchants are welcome on a first-come basis as space is available. For further information, please contact the autocrat at siobhanspinning@hotmail.com.

Accommodations: A block of rooms has been reserved at the Best Western Biltmore West at 275 Smokey Park Highway, Asheville just off of I-40 exit 44. Please call (828) 667-4501 for reservations. The group rate of for $69.95+tax/night will be available until June 28, 2007. Please tell them you are part of the SCA Inc. group block when making reservations and give them group discount code CG-HSCA to receive our group discount.

Other Information: A Kingdom heraldic consultation table will be available throughout the day to assist gentles in making heraldic submissions.

There will also be several of Atlantia’s Laurels available at the Laurel Habitat and Viewing Area. Come view real live Laurels in their natural habitat and interact with them to learn more about the nature of these beasts and what they do! Watch them work on projects or gaze lovingly at their resource books, and come by to chat with them - they are ready and willing to share information on their areas of expertise. These Laurels are 100% domesticated so they won’t bite, and may even have some of their hoards of reference materials for petting and perusing by visitors.

Pre-Registration for Classes: Pre-registration is possible by looking at the website class schedule below, deciding on the classes you wish to take and sending an e-mail with your SCA and mundane names, along with the names and numbers of the classes you wish to attend, to Mistress Siobhan nic Dhuinnshleibhe at siobhanspinning@hotmail.com Please also let us know if you plan on purchasing the sack luncheon, so that we may prepare enough food for everyone. You will receive an e-mail confirming your registration prior to the event.

Autocrat & Registrar: Mistress Siobhan nic Dhuinnshleibhe (Heather McCloy) siobhanspinning@hotmail.com

Directions:
Make your best way to I-40 either east or westbound. - Take exit 44, Enka/Candler.

Turn right (southbound) onto US highway 19/23 (also called Smokey Park Highway) towards Candler/Canton (McDonald’s and Shoney’s will be on your right.)

Go 1.4 miles and turn left at the 4th traffic light onto Sand Hill Road (3rd light if you are coming from the west) Turn left 0.1 miles into the second entrance, by the AB Tech Enka Campus sign.

The Haynes Building is on the right – enter through the glass double doors behind the flagpole.

http://hawkwood.atlantia.sca.org/events.html Location:
Barony of Hawkwood (Candler, North Carolina)