Novice Faire – October 28th, 2006

Novice Faire **UPDATED** Event date: October 28th, 2006
Hosted by Shire of Coill Tuar – Newburgh, NY Event Last Modified: June 23rd, 2006
Event details
Come one, come all, to the historic Hudson Valley for the Novice Faire!  This event is mostly geared for newcomers to the Society, but all are welcome.  We will be hosting a day of classes where we will be exploring different aspects of medieval life; including basics of embroidery, heraldry, costume, SCA fighting, calligraphy, how to get that research started, and more.  A scrumptous dayboard will be provided, courtesy of Lady Fenice d’Aix.  So whether you are “new” or “old” (especially “new”!), come join us for the day and meet some great new friends.

Please note – the site has limited handicap accessibility.  Please contact the Autocrat with any concerns.

Merchants are always welcome.  Please contact the Autocrat.
Site Opens: 10 am
Site Closes: 5 pm

Event Website:
Event Location
St George’s Episcopal Church
105 Grand St
Newburgh, NY  12550
Google Map
From the north and south:  Make your best way to I-87 (New York State Thruway).  Get off at exit 17.  After the toll booths, take the first exit ramp on your right to route 300.  Stay in the right lane to get onto I-84 eastbound (to Beacon).  Follow directions for From the west.

From the west:  Make your best way to I-84 (eastbound).  Get off at exit 10.  Turn right at the bottom of the ramp onto route 9W (south), then turn left at the very next light.  Follow ***.

From the east:  Make your best way to I-84 (westbound).  After crossing the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, get off at exit 10s (second exit after bridge).  Turn right at the bottom of the ramp, get in the center lane.  Turn right at the next light (there are two right-turn lanes) onto route 9W (south).  Turn left at second light.  Follow ***.

*** Follow the road down towards the river.  Turn right at the blue library sign (NOT the blue hospital sign!) and drive up the hill.  There will be a parking lot on your left at the top of the hill.  Turn in and park.  The church is the grey stone building across the street.  (please note – Grand Street is a one-way street).  SCA signs will be posted.

Registration Fees
Registration: Fees are $7 per adult ($3 non-mmember surcharge for adults applies), $5 per child ages 6 – 12 (5 and under are free).  Reservations are preferred, but not necessary.Make Checks Payable to: SCA Inc, Shire of Coill Tuar
Contact Information
Event Steward:
Lady Diana Kidder (Diane Virmala) 22 Sycamore Dr, Newburgh NY 12550 (845)566-0890 (no calls after 9 pm please) (please mark “SCA-“).Send Reservations to:
Lady Johanna le Mercer (Jo Anne Fatherly), 249R Powell Ave, Newburgh, NY 12550 ,