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28th Acorn War

The 28th Acorn War to be held at a new site, Wennerberg Park in Carlton, Oregon!

Date: September 21-23, 2018

Site is Open: 12:00 p.m Friday until 3 p.m. Sunday

Location: Wennerberg Park, 1003 W Grant St, Carlton, OR 97111

Event Page: http://www.mtnedge.org/acorn-war/ 

Preregistration: It is a small site, so we suggest preregistering and contacting our landocrat to reserve space for households and large groups.  Contact is Tyric Magneson (matt@oregon.com).

Autocrats:  Tyric Magneson (matt@oregon.com) and Asny Brunsdottir (hreinker@gmail.com) or 971-241-9868

See our Facebook posting at https://www.facebook.com/acornwar/

 

Planned Activities - More Details to Come

  • Martial Activities
    • War Scenarios
    • Rapier Melee Scenarios
    • Archery
    • Thrown Weapons
    • Youth Combat
  • Arts & Sciences
    • Bardic Contests
    • Acorn-Inspired A&S
    • Classes
  • Youth Activities

 

"Volunteers, Merchants, and Teacher's needed, Oh My!"

- Senior Marshals Needed: Archery and Thrown Weapons

- Merchants

- Teachers/Instructors (So far we have classes with sewing, brewing, and oak gall ink-- and we would love to have more!)

- Volunteers: Gate, Water-bearers, Clean-up, Tear-down

There will be raffles for volunteers on Saturday and Sunday. Contact is Asny Brunsdottir (hreinker@gmail.com).

Please spread the word via social media and word of mouth! We are hoping to solidify details by August 15th.  

 

August 17th Council Meeting

The next Shire council meeting will be Friday evening August 17th at 6PM at the First Federal Bank community room in downtown Newberg.

All are welcome! Garb is not necessary.

Acorn War planning is in the works! If you are interested in volunteering to help with the event, we would especially encourage you to attend. 

The bank parking lot is accessible from 99W south - turn left after the Coffee Cottage, after 99W has split into south and north segments in downtown Newberg.