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Hi, Dianaim,
Gwyneth is making Shrewsbury cakes.  Would you be willing to make 
medieval gingerbread instead?
-- Isadora
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On 4/8/2014 11:07 PM, nildaraa wrote:
> Although we already have a commitment in Burwell that day, I can 
> probably bake some Shrewsbury cakes or something to send with.
> Dianaim
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> -------- Original message --------
> From: Eric & Opal Doerr
> Date:04/08/2014 11:04 PM (GMT-06:00)
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [MAGMOR] Demo on April 26 in Elmwood
>
> Excellent!  No problem about timing... that deadline ended up being a 
> bust anyway.
> Felix, you're the first (and so far only) fighter I've heard from.  
> I'll try to drum up more fighter interest at moot tomorrow or -- if 
> necessary -- make some actual phone calls!
> -- Isadora
> On 4/6/2014 11:35 PM, T wrote:
>> I believe that we are planning to attend. I will have my armor. Sorry 
>> for the late notice, school is getting the better of us.
>> Fælinx and Halldora
>>
>> *From:* Eric & Opal Doerr <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>> *Sent:* ‎Tuesday‎, ‎April‎ ‎1‎, ‎2014 ‎10‎:‎01‎ ‎PM
>> *To:* Historical Recreation in Mag Mor <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>>
>> Hello, Mag Mor folk!
>> CC: Lonely Tower, too
>>
>> As many of you know, Mag Mor has a demo scheduled for Saturday, April 
>> 26th, in Elmwood, NE, from 10 am to 2 pm. Elmwood is about half an 
>> hour east of Lincoln on O S/Hwy 34, and just a bit north on Hwy 1.  I 
>> think there is or will be construction on Hwy 34 that may make the 
>> trip a few minutes more.
>> The town/library/NE Humanities Council has put together a Shakespeare 
>> Festival, with actors, singers, jugglers, etc. Their concept is to 
>> create a street scene of Shakespeare's time./*
>>
>> */To coordinate the demo, I need to know who can participate, 
>> soplease let me know by/*Thursday evening (Apr 3rd) if you can 
>> attend.*//**/So far, at a meeting about a month ago, Natalya, 
>> Katerine, Carlos & Isabeau, Ettionete [?] and Owain thought they'd be 
>> able to attend, but I'd appreciate confirmation of that since life 
>> tends to happen over a month's time! We'd certainly need more people 
>> than just those six anyway!
>>
>> If you can attend, what you can demonstrate?   I've told Carrie 
>> Nunez, the contact, that there are some things I'm pretty sure of:
>>
>>   * Calligraphy of names (Isabeau, Isadora)
>>   * Food samples (medieval gingerbrede and Shrewsbury cakes -
>>     pre-baked, small samples wrapped, maybe young people could "peddle?"
>>   * Weaving (Isadora can bring rigid-heddle loom for people to play
>>     on, can someone bring a card-weaving project?)
>>   * Combat:  either live steel combat -- if enough steel combatants
>>     are available -- or rattan weapon combat (easier to find the
>>     people, but it's earlier in time period, so doesn't fit as well
>>     with the festival theme) -- maybe both? REALLY depends on who is
>>     available!! We'll also need an emcee, and probably constables.
>>   * Hand sewing, embroidery (Katerine?)
>>   * Camera Obscura (Natalya, could you bring it?)
>>   * We will also be supplying the garb for the photographer....
>>     (Ettionete assisting there?) DO WE NEED TO SUPPLEMENT WITH LOANED
>>     GEAR FROM THE GROUP? SHIRTS? HATS? ACCESSORIES/GEAR?
>>
>> Some things that we _probably_ will have:
>>
>>   * Spinning (making yarn/thread) -- depends on who can attend
>>   * "Street bardic" -- a strolling person to sing and/or tell stories
>>     to small groups of 2 or 3  -- maybe Ingeborg per discussion at
>>     meeting two weeks ago?
>>
>> And some things that we _may possibly_ have:
>>
>>   * Hammer Dulcimer player (if Volkmar doesn't go to Melon Wars)
>>   * Dancing (if Omaha SCA group _wants_ to help -- although LT aid
>>     for JAV on May 17 is a _much_ higher priority!)
>>   * Scroll painting -- maybe Carlos?
>>   * Hand-knotted carpet-making -- maybe Natalya?  Or, alternatively,
>>     whatever Natalya would like to demo!
>>
>> I told Carrie we can bring a 15 x 20 sunshade (V & I's), any tables 
>> that we need (probably V & I's), list ropes (from storage?), and our 
>> own chairs/stools and banners.
>>
>> I've asked about the availability of lunch at the festival or if we 
>> need to bring our own.  I will share her reply.
>>
>> I will also see how early we can set up. How does 8:00 am sound for 
>> one sunshade, a list field, tables & demo gear, and maybe a tent to 
>> store fighter gear?  We've got to be completely ready by 10 am....
>>
>> Oh, and for those who can participate, please try to wear later 
>> period garb _if_ you have some available. Shakespeare is definitely 
>> late SCA!
>>
>> -- Isadora
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