Archers to the Wald

The Canton of Steltonwald invites one and all to come and fling your arrows and other sharp pointy objects at this year's Archers to the Wald. Many of the well-known marshals of our kingdom including many Scarlet Guard members will be running various ranges throughout the day, including several roving, novelty and long distance ranges. There will even be some archery classes offered. Several of the Scarlet Guard members have also agreed to make themselves available for one-on-one coaching, tips and techniques throughout the day.

In addition to all things archery, there will be a thrown weapons range, featuring an atlatl throw. There is ample space available for heavy weapons and fencing as well. We welcome merchants, but please contact the Autocrat. Inside/table space is limited.

The day will end with a fabulous feast created by none other than Countess Aidan ni Leir. Feast is limited to 64. Please consider pre- registering for this event as the numbers for feast will be based on our preregistration numbers. If you have any special dietary concerns, please contact Aidan at

This event will be held on September 22, 2007 at the Beaver Valley Archery (BVA) Club, 277 Rothart Dr, New Brighton, PA 15066. The BVA Club is a mundane archery club featuring over 53 acres available for shooting. The site opens at 10 am and closes at 9 pm., and is discretely damp. Site Fees for this event are $8.00 for adults, $4 for children 6-17 and free for babes in arms (5 and under). Site fee includes a light lunch. Feast fee is $7 for adults, $4 for children under 17. The autocrat for this event is THL Gianna di Aurelio (Dawn Smoot) 2259 Todd Road, Aliquippa, PA 15001, 724-857-0994 (Please no calls after 10 pm), Please send reservations to Muirgheal inghen Dubhghaill (Heather Hupp) 509 Hillcrest Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA 15010, 724-622-7240, Reservations need to be received by September 17, 2007. Please make checks payable to SCA Inc. - Canton of Steltonwald.

From South: Make your best way to I-79. Get off at Zelienople exit and make a right. Proceed to T intersection and turn left onto Route 19 S. Follow 19 S into town of Zelienople (1 mile). At the 3 light (7- Eleven on corner), turn right onto Beaver St (Route 68 W)**. Follow 68 W to the intersection of Rothart Road (approx 6.1 miles.) Note: If you pass a Irish bar called O'Shea's Pub on your right you've gone just a bit too far. Turn right onto Rothart Dr. The Site is about ? mile on your left. Turn Left into club parking lot.

From North: Make your best way to I-79. Get off at Zelienople exit make a left. Follow road into town of Zelienople. Make right at first light onto Rt 19 S. Proceed down Rt. 19 . At second light (7-Eleven on the corner) turn right onto Beaver St. Follow from ** above. Location:
Canton of Steltonwald (New Brighton, Pennsylvania)