Hare Raising Hounds in AEthelmearc!

Baroness Olivia d'Anjou, Autocrat, has announced that an event featuring hound coursing will take place in the Barony of Delftwood on July 12, 2003. Baroness Olivia writes:

Greetings unto the Populace of AEthelmearc and the Hound Coursing list, from Baroness Olivia d'Anjou, Autocrat for Hare Raising Hounds.

Come join the Barony of Delftwood as we celebrate the passion and pageantry of hound and tournament ! Hare Raising Hounds and the Third Rose Royal Tournament are fast approaching !

EVENT FEATURES:


* At least 2 Rounds of Hound Coursing.
* SEVEN different classes about hounds and hound care.
* A Grand Tournament sponsored by HRM Maurya and the Ladies of the Rose.
* A Fabulous, French Feast.
* Archery, with a 28 target woods walk range.
* A Bardic competition - Theme: Hounds, of course!
* A Populous judged Arts & Sciences competition.
* Fun prizes for each competition.
* A damp site (No glass in the park please and take your empties home).

WHEN: 9:00am until 9:00pm, July 12, 2003.

WHERE: Camp Brockway, Pratt's Falls Park. (7671 Pratt's Falls Rd., Manlius, NY 13104).

WHO: The Barony of Delftwood.

Autocrat: Baroness Olivia d'Anjou (odanjou@twcny.rr.com)
Head Cook: Lord Jean Ancelin (jdsmith@usadatanet.net)

Please make checks payable to SCA Inc, Barony of Delftwood and send to James Lienhart, 2709 Rt 174, Marietta, NY 13110. Feast is limited to 72 gentles. The reservation deadline is July 8, 2003. Limited spaces will be sold at the door.

On-Board: Adults $12, Children 5-12 $6
Off-Board: Adults $6, Children 5-12 $3

For those bringing pavilions, please note the ground is hard in places, so be sure to bring your sturdiest hammer and pavillion stakes.

Court will be outside,so it is advised for your comfort to bring a chair of some sort.

A complete schedule and feast menu are now available online.

In Service to AEthelmearc and Her Hounds,

Olivia