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The Barony of Madrone (King County, WA )

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Aeron Corino
Date: June 29 , 2024
Site opens at: 9:00 AM on June 29th 2024
Site closes at: 8:00 PM

Event site:
Lake Washington High School
12033 NE 80th Street Kirkland, WA 98033

This is a Level 1: Other (Branch primary events of regional or Kingdom interest) event.

Athenaeum is an Arts & Sciences showcase event sponsored by the Barony of Madrone with an opportunity for presenters to speak with & get feedback from members of the Order of the Laurel and fellow artists and artisans in a non-competition setting.  There will also be a Baronial and Royal Court.

Athenaeum Schedule:

8:00AM site opens to staff
8:15Am site opens to Exhibitors
9:00AM site opens to populace
9:30 AM opening Court
10AM-11AM Laurels Meeting

11AM-11:30AM chat session 1
11:30AM-Noon chat session 2

Noon-1PM lunch break everyone

1PM-1:30PM chat session 3
1:30PM-2PM chat session 4
2PM-2:30PM chat session 5
2:30PM-3PM chat session 6
3PM-3:30PM chat session 7
3:30PM-4PM chat session 8
4PM-5PM free form chats or artisans can begin to pack down.

7:30-8:30PM final pack down, clean up, vacate site

Historical information is available at

This event includes the following activities and/or services:
Royal Presence - King
Royal Presence - Queen
Accepts PayPal
Has Arts & Sciences activities
Offers a feast or meal

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Registration Information

Event Pre-registration, with available lunch add on, can be found here —

Laurel chat pairing sign up can be found on the Laurel Facebook group, or by reaching out to the Event Steward.

Our available space for Exhibitors is full.

Accessibility Information

The site access is level and paved and all the activities on one level.  However, it is 50 yards from the nearest drop off to the building, and more like 100 yards from the nearest parking (Even handicapped parking).

Site Fees

Fee TypeCost*
Adult Site Fee$30
Optional Lunch$10
*SCA Members will receive a $10 member discount off the cost listed above.

Meal Information

The Madrone Culinary Guild will again be providing a cold box lunch for $10.   You can reserve your lunch during your advance registration, or a limited number will be available the day of the event.

This year the we are offering a Venetian menu with historical recipes sourced from Anonimo Veneziano, a late 14th early 15th century recipe manuscript

The Main meal is:
Venetian sausages (Pork)
Green Vegetable Torta
Almonds in Spiced Honey
Fresh Fruit

We have vegetarian and Gluten Free options, but you will need to request such when you pre-register.

If you have other dietary restrictions, please reach out and discuss with us, we are happy to understand your specific situation and see if we can determine an accommodation within the planned cuisine.

Emergency Preparedness Information

The site is in town, with close by Emergency services.

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