St. Valentine's Day Massacre
February 9th, 2013
Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
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Youth Activities

All Youth Activities except for Marshal Activities will be in the A&S Hall (Auditorium) just inside the main door to the right.

Activities Coordinator
Lady Morgan Wynn de Byrd


Time Activity   Description
10am-11am "The Beaten Heart with Lady Morgan Youth can bend copper wire into a heart shape that can then be pounded on an anvil. These will then be strung for necklaces or used with a wooden pin for cloak pins.
11am-12pm The Painted Heart with Lady Morgan will paint cookies and rice wraps with food coloring and icing to create edible Valentines.
Break for lunch
1pm-2pm ;Paper Boquet with Lady Morgan Youth will make tissue paper flowers.
2pm-3pm Heart in a Bag with Lady Morgan Youth will make felt or fabric bags in heart shapes.
3pm-4pm Mini Game Competition with Lady Morgan Youth will learn about ancient board games and play them to win prizes.
Back-up Activities Valentines cards, face painting, bardic dice.

Youth Combat

Marshal in Charge
THL Nyilas Kazmer (George Martin)
Youth Combat Schedule

10:00 am List opens for inspections and authorizations
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Tournaments (Tournament format TBD)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch Break
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Youth “TOC” (see below)
5:00 pm List closes

Youth “TOC”: Members of the chivalry are invited to spar with, observe, and instruct the next generation of SCA fighters. Those who are authorized youth marshals are asked to come in armor and spar with the youth fighters (boffer weapons provided). Others may come, in or out of armor, to coach and instruct. If you plan to participate, or have any questions, please contact THL Nyilas Kazmer for more information.

A Youth Marshal “fast-track” will be available. It is open to members of the chivalry and parents of youth combatants. Please contact the MiC prior to the event.

Limited loaner gear may be available, contact the MiC for more information.