minstrel: Bardic Collegium (revised)
ercil at astrid.upland.ca.us
Fri Mar 21 01:32:33 PST 1997
Even if you are not a Bard... you might want to come
to this revel. Read on.
Please Note: the Revel will be held at a different site
than the classes. The revel site is NOT listed in
the CP. Please see Revel below for details. Maps
will be provided at the Bardic Collegium during the
April 5, 1997
Beckoning all bards, pray heed what has been planned
to tempt you! The Circle of Bards and the Shire of Heatherwyne
present the Bardic Collegium (V). Alluring classes and experiences
await both the beginning and experienced bard. Everyone is welcome!
Classes, lunch, dinner, and the traditional inspirational Bardic Circle
will be held!!! Come and enjoy the bardic arts!
Whet your appetites, feast your eyes upon the following listing!
Guitar Workshop, Song Writing Workshop (bring a song in progress),
Basic Bardic, Traditional Ballads, Build a better Ballad,
Performance (bring a piece ready to perform), Vocal Projection,
Beginning Recorder, History of the Harp, Voluspa: The Wise Woman's
Prophecy (a major poem form the Elder Edda reflecting much of norse mythology),
From Myth into Folktale: The evolution of Theme, Storytelling, Celtic
Mythology, Beginning Harp (nylon string), Poetry for the SCA (lecture and workshop),
Beginning Lap Dulcimer, Fyrewalking for Bards at War, and more await you
at the Bardic Collegium.
April 5, 1997, Site opens at 9am, Classes begin 10am, Lunch Break 12noon,
Dinner 6:30pm, Bardic Circle 7:30-9pm, Clean up, Site Closes 10pm.
Site: First Baptist Church of Montclair, 5150 Palo Verde Street,
Directions: Take the I-10 freeway to Montclair (on the West edge of Ontario).
Exit at Central Avenue in Montclair. Turn South off the exit ramp onto Central
Avenue. Proceed (past K-mart) to Palo Verde Street and turn West (right).
The First Baptist Church of Montclair will be approx 2 blks down on the
North (left) side of the Street. Parking is in the back and so is the
entrance to the rooms we will be using. Registration will be in Room 3.
Look for the SCA signs. There will be two other groups using other areas
of the church that day. Please be especially nice, one is a senior citizen's
Extra Amenities: There is a fenced in play area complete with swings
and a playhouse. An indoor nursery will be available. Parents will
need to supervise their own children.
Extra activities: Lunch will be served for a modest fee, a bakesale and
a silent auction will be held. Proceeds from the Bakesale and silent
auction will benefit the building of a stage. For more information
contact THL Hyddyr ferch Caradoc, hyddyr at aol.com , Donations to the
bakesale and the silent auction are gratefully accepted!
Site Fee: $6.00 (checks payable to: Kingdom of Caid, SCA Inc.).
Dinner Fee: $10.00 approximately. (includes Revel)
Revel Alone: $3.00
Autocrat: THL Astridhr Selr Leifsdottir, ercil at astrid.upland.ca.us
REVEL SITE: opens at 7pm -- closes at midnight.
REVEL Directions: Oddfellows Hall, 112 1/2 B Street, Ontario CA.
Take 10 to Euclid ave, exit go south, turn west (right) onto B Street.
Take 60 to Euclid Ave, exit go north, turn east (left) onto B Street.
Parking is on the street or behind the hall.
Revel is potluck dessert, please bring a nummy one. Everyone is
invited -- not just bards -- come and bid farewell to Two of
our beloved Caidans, Sean and Elyramere, ere they journey off
to the far wilds of Ansteorra. (And don't tell them about the
revel, its somewhat of a surprise). A giant bardic circle,
dancing, and social fun -- come one and all.
The Circle of Bards invites any and all interested in the bardic arts and/or
interested in participating in the ongoing organization of bardic activities
to an open meeting to take place on Saturday April 5, 1997 at the Bardic
This meeting will be moderated by Master Sean Vuibhern and will take
place during the lunch break. Anyone wishing to be on the agenda for this
meeting MUST contact Master Sean no later than April 2, 1997. No business
for this meeting will be taken after this date, no exceptions. Master Sean
may be reached at: JBROWNESV at aol.com
1998 will be Bardic Collegium number six and Lady Astridhr is looking
for a good site. If your locality is interested in providing a site (and
a site autocrat) to host the 1998 Bardic Collegium, please contact her asap,
(see the autocrat for contact info).
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