Pouncing Menace

Sept 14- Sept 16, 2012

Vanlue Community Park

201 John St, Vanlue, Ohio

Come join us for a weekend full of Heavy and Rapier Fighting, Archery, Thrown Weapons, A&S Competition, Hound Coursing, Gaming, Artisanís Row, Classes and a Feast (Menu to come)

Northern Oaken Regional Craftpersons Faire !!!

More Information to come!

Site opens Fri. 5:00 pm closes Sun. 12:00 pm

Gate opens Fri. 5:00 pm to 11:00pm, Sat. 8 am - 2 pm

Site Fees

Day Trip Adult $10, Child (6-12) $5.00, under 5 Free

Camping Adult At Door $15, Child at Door $7, under 5 Free Family Cap: $30

Merchant Fee: $10 (only site/camp fee)

Non-Members Surcharge: $5 per adult

Feast $12 Currently limited to 68 gentiles


Camping Adult $13, Day Trip Adult $10, Child $5

Camping Adult $15, Child $7

Feast Pre-Reg $10

Please pre-reg by Aug 31, 2012 to:

Jennifer Conner, 1709 S. Main St., Findlay, Ohio 45840

Make checks payable to "SCA Inc. Canton of Catteden."

Site Information

Above Ground Firepits Only - Bardic Fire in camping area is the only one allowed to be dug - Bardic Circle starts at 10pm on Friday and Saturday night. All are welcome to gather around the fire (please keep noise ordinance in mind)Noise Ordinance of 10PM

There is indoor plumbing on site

Handicap only parking near campsites

Site is discretely damp: You bring it, you take it

North Oaken Craftspersons Faire

The Craftpersons Faire is the place to display period and SCA culture items, works in progress, a body of work and authentic artifacts (reproductions of period artifacts).

Items must have been finished between October 2011 and Pounce.

This display is not judged; no documentation is required.

Entries must be in place by 10:00am and picked up by 4:30pm.

Artists and crafters are encouraged to sit with their display so that they can answer questions from the populace.

If you canít stay with your display, please leave a notebook so that comments can be left.

Any entry that is designed to be consumed, such as food or beverages, must have a complete ingredient list posted with the entry.

Brewing & vintning entries must have an adult over the age of 21 stay with the entry for the duration of the Faire. Only gentles of legal drinking age will be permitted to sample brewing and vinting entries.

Performance entries can sign up for a time slot that morning no later than 10:00am. The performance schedule will be posted and heralded at the event.

There is no entry fee. Registration is not required, but if you have special requirements, please contact jconner41@att.net or prfrglvr@aol.com no later than 9/10/2012.

MOAS Tea is 1:00 - 3:00 pm.

Pounce Feast 2012

Head Cook

Lady Vashty Bat Abraham

Second in command

Lord Godfrey

First Course:

Stuffed Eggs

Raw Cukes and Onion Salad

Egg Plant and Yogurt Salad

Pickled Turnips


Second Course:

The dish Misri Egyption Beef


Jazar Carrots

Soldiers couscous

Third Course:

Small Locusts

Honeyed Rice pudding



Tamarind Dink

Lemon Drink

Silent Auction

Located in the Troll Building

Come bid on a variety of items and help the Canton of Catteden raise money for their group

Auction Hours: Friday: 5pm-midnight, Saturday: 8am-3pm

Winners will be announced following court and before feast

Items need paid for and picked up before Sunday at noon. We will not ship items to you.



Bad Ass Garb

Main Schedule


Main A&S at Covered Shelter House A&S at Old Concessions Shelter House Heavy Fighting Rapier Fighting Ranged
Friday 05:00 PM Troll Opens

Silent Auction Opens

10:00 PM Noise Ordinance in Effect

12:00 AM Troll Closes

Saturday 08:00 AM Troll Opens

Silent Auction Opens

09:00 AM

List Opens List Opens, Inspections & Auths Range Opens, warm up & begin archery class
10:00 AM A&S Voting Begins
Pick Up Fighting Dice Tourney Morning Royal Rounds - Championship
11:00 AM

12:00 PM Artisan Row Opens

How to Teach an SCA Class
Lunch Lunch Lunch
01:00 PM
Rings on Their Fingers: Making Medieval Wire Rings How to Autocrat Tournament Single Elimination Tourney Afternoon Royal Rounds
02:00 PM Making your First Scroll Endurance Tourney
03:00 PM Using the Internet to Access Primary Sources Wire Weaving

04:00 PM A&S Voting Closes, Silent Auction Closes

Baronial tournament List Closes Range Closes
05:30 PM Court Ė Dependent on TE or TH

06:30 PM Feast

10:00 PM Noise Ordinance in Effect

Sunday 07:00 AM

12:00 PM Site Closes (Remain only if you wish to be put to work)

The Baronial Tournament is open to those coming from outside the Barony.  The tournament is fought as a Pool Tourney.  There will be a Tourney winner, and of the Baronial contenders, there will be a Baronial Champion winner.

Class Descriptions:

Title: Rings on Their Fingers: Making Medieval Wire Rings

Instructor: THL Elizabethe Alles

Length: 1.5 hours

Class fee for handout and materials: $1

Description: Learn to make simple medieval jewelry with supplies and

tools you can get at your local craft store. Participants must be

able to safely use wirecutters. Supply fee covers the handout and

wire. The instructor will provide a limited number of tools.

Participants who would like to bring their own tools should bring a

ring mandrel, needlenose pliers, and flushcutters.



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