My Lords and Ladies fair, I, Lord Colyne Jak Leslie
and my Lady Isabel de la Hay, Along with Her
Excellency, Baroness Elspeth, cordially invite you
all to attend Eskalya’s annual Yule event. This year
we will be celebrating our peace made with the
Shadowy Forces that beset us at Samhein. Bring out
your finest garb. There will be dancing and merry
making. For the treasures of Oertha we will have an
ornament creation station with prizes given.
Put your thinking caps on and present your best
subtleties for the Master/Mistress of Ambrosia
competition. There will be Heavy and Rapier prize
tourneys, as well as the tourney to decide the new
Lord and Lady of Misrule.
Feast will be a full served, three course meal.
Please RSVP to Lady Isabel by Sunday November 24th
Site Information: First
Congregational Church of Anchorage. 2610 E Northern
Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99508.
Site opens at Noon and closes at 8PM.
Site Fee: Donation – One unwrapped
new toy per person or 2 cans of food per person.
*Donations to benefit Toys for Tots, and the Food
Bank of Alaska.*
Autocrat: Colyne Jak Leslie and
Isabel de la Hay (Thom and Corey Chivers)
the cold winter winds of the Arctic take hold, Their
Highnesses Nathan and Lilla, Prince and Princess of
Oertha, invite one and all to bear witness to the
selection of Their Heirs by right of combat and
Their Investiture the following day.
There will be a Roses Tourney for both heavy and
rapier fighters after the Selection of the Heirs.
His Highness' Whim is pieces to protect one in
combat, and Her Highness' Whim is white roses in any
mode. The A&S contest is for leather goods. Eskalya
will be sponsoring a brewing competition for beers.
Site information: Dimond Center
Suite 233 (the old library on the 2nd floor), 800
East Dimond Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99515. Site is open
from 10am Saturday to 6pm Sunday. Doors will be
locked with security on staff overnight, but
valuables should not be left. Lunch will be provided
Saturday, and breakfast on Sunday. Selviergard will
host a potluck dinner on Saturday for those who wish
to participate. Site is very discreetly wet.
Site fee: adults $15 (plus $5 for
non-members), children 5-15 are $5, and under 5 are
free. Family cap $40. Please make checks payable to
SCA, Inc.-Principality of Oertha.
Driving Directions: Take the Seward
Highway to the Dimond exit. Turn west down Dimond
Blvd. Turn left at the Dimond Center Dr. Turn left
into parking lot (by Olive Garden). Best parking for
closest access to site is entrance beneath the Old
Navy Sign. Take escalators upstairs, and the site is
directly ahead. There is access to an elevator for
Nearby Hotels: The Dimond Center
Hotel (http://www.dimondcenterhotel.com/) is across
the parking lot from the site.
Autocrat: Anna di Caterina Neri
Greetings Selviergard and Our Dear Cousins in
I would like to thank you all for coming out to
celebrate the start of the Season with Their
Excellencies and Selviergard. It was a most
enjoyable event due to the great company and yummy
treats y’all brought…a heartfelt thank to you all.
Happy Season to all of you and your families and
safe travels as you go about your holiday plans.
With the announcement from the Baronage about
stepping down; please be patient with the Seneschale
as she prepares for the upcoming notices and other
items that must take place so that we have
everything in order for this polling. Further
detailed information will be posted on the baronial
e-group, Facebook page, and this newsletter.
Yours In Service,