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For Hands 2014

For Hand VIII/ Metal & Glass

Friday, August 29, 2014 – Monday, September 1, 2014

Site opens 5pm Friday, Closes 10am Monday

Camp DuBois 198 North Main Street,. Wood River, IL 62095
Longitude: 90 ° 06′ 25.06″ W
Latitude: 38 ° 51′ 45.87″ N

In addition we have plenty of open space.  Bring your projects to work on and come for a wonderful day of Hands on Activities.

Be sure to bring your own chairs!!!!

The site is wet. Tent camping allowed – no extra fee. Wood bunk-beds in cabins available. 1st paid = 1st choice


Metal, Glass, Fiber, Bardic, Scribal & Martial Arts, Woodworking, Gaming, etc. Click here to go to classes page.


FEAST: $8 before August 20th (postmark date),  $10 at Gate.

SITE: (for any length of stay): $8 per person, $4 for children age 6-17, free for 5 & younger. $5 for Non-Member Surcharge.

CABIN BUNK-BEDS: are $8 site fee plus: $2/bed upper-bunk, or $3/bed lower-bunk (payment receipt confirms RSVP choice, 1st paid=1st choice). No extra fee for Merchants.

ACCEPTS not available for this event.

Checks should be sent to:
Jo Fuchs
6429 Old St. Louis Road
Belleville, IL 62223

Please make checks payable to SCA IL, Barony of Shattered Crystal

Event Stewards:

Cellach niTighearnaigh (Jo Fuchs)

Caroline de Mercier (Carol Mercer)


1st Remove: Cheese Chess Board with Bread Pieces, 15th Century Pea Soup, Cattails (skewered scallions and sausages)

2nd Remove: Spatzle with Swiss Cheese, Roman Meatballs, Spicy Cucumbers, Carrot Salad

3rd Remove: Loin of Pork in Bear’s Tail Sauce, Brave Sallot, Parsnips and Apples, Urney Pudding (Lemon and Cinnamon flavored with Lemon Sauce)

Feast Steward: Lord Cinaed Ulric Amhranai tan Briongloid (Jonathan Thorn), courbardkenneth@yahoo.com, 618-250-1692

More information to follow……….

Directions: Do not try to mapquest this site. Use directions provided.

From I-255 go to Rt 143 (Wood River / Edwardsville) and turn west toward Wood River. Go thru Wood River and over the railroad overpass. Just after the overpass will be a sign to the right for Camp DuBois.

From I-270 go to Rt 3 north toward Alton. After Hartford, turn right onto Rt 143 toward Wood River. Soon after turning onto Rt 143 there will be a sign on the left for Camp DuBois.

Last Updated by Webminister on August 21, 2014

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