RF - Work Weekend and other Stuff
thefort1 at pdq.net
Thu Aug 26 16:19:36 PDT 1999
Lord Hunaric and I will work troll on Friday night from 8:00pm to 10:00pm.
Since our Tourney starts at 10, it will also be helpful for us because we can
take the list of participants and get started. I hope this is O.K. See you
In Honor and Oath,
niklas at wt.net wrote:
> Below is the text of an article I submitted to Lady Jacinth for publication
> in the Quoth. Since not all have a subscription to the Quoth (and you
> should...hint, hint) I am distributing it on the Ravens Fort list and the
> Sweinnet list.
> There will be a work weekend this Saturday starting about 8am. Painting,
> cleaning and clearing will be the order of the day.
> Lunch will be served, bring something to drink.
> Also, it will be VERY HOT, so bring water to drink as there will not be any
> unless individuals bring it.
> Any questions, call or email me direct.
> Defender XVII Event Steward
> Greetings From The Event Steward of Defender XVII, 10th Anniversary of the
> Barony of Ravens Fort.
> Besides this event being the 10th Anniversary of the Barony of Ravens Fort,
> it is the 20th Anniversary of the founding of the local SCA group. While
> this group has used several names through the years before settling on
> Ravens Fort, it was in 1979 that folks first held a meeting in the name of
> the SCA for the formation of a local SCA group. We will be celebrating that
> as well as the birthday of the Barony.
> Much work is going on right now. However, much more will need to be done
> over the next few weeks to get ready for the event to be held Sept. 18, 19,
> 20, 1999.
> Up front and most of all, we need all that can, to come to the work weekends
> that will be held in the next few weeks. There will be various jobs for all
> folks to do and they will get a free lunch!
> The work days will be
> August, 28, 1999 8am at the site.
> September 4-5, 1999 8am at the site.
> September 11-12, 1999 8am at the site.
> We are starting at 8am due to the heat that we have been having. Bring water
> or drinks for yourself. There will be drinks for lunch that will be provided
> on all work days.
> Some of the things that need to be done
> Paint list poles, road poles, showers, sign, move sign, set up new tents,
> set new tent poles, mow, spray poison ivy, spray ants, scrub water barrels,
> move water, clean out kitchen, set up Hospitaler changing room and I am sure
> there is more.
> If we get out there and get on it early, we can be finished before it gets
> too hot.
> We still need folks to sign up for gatekeeper shifts. There will be a list
> at populace in September.
> We still need someone to do a scroll for the Chivalric competition. Please
> see me or Kezia about this if you are interested.
> History items and stories are needed for the history display. This is very
> important and we would like to get as much as possible on this. See H.E.
> Chrystal for history items.
> Water bearers are needed. It will be @#%^ hot out there and lots of help
> will be needed. See Lady Nicolette DeLeon about the water bearer help.
> This is Ravens Fort big event each year. Lets make this one a really
> fabulous one to remember. We will need lots of folks at the event to do
> things such as serve the feast, run troll, help direct people, marshal,
> herald the words and et.al.
> I can be reached at 409-291-9532, 281-536-5239 or email at niklas at wt.net.
> Please do not call after about 10pm. Kezia can be reached at the same
> numbers. She is the Co-autocrat and can answer many questions.
> It will take everyone in the Barony to put their feelings aside and pull
> together to make this work. Lets put our best foot forward and together we
> will show the Known World that we know how to put on an event. We have done
> it before and we will do it again.
> Tally Ho
> Lord Niklas Vasilevich
> Event Steward, Defender of the Fort XVII
> Paul Gilbert, KE5ZW Ld. Niklas Vasilievich
> Huntsville, Texas 77340 Southern Region Treasurer
> 281-536-5239 Barony of Ravensfort
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