The time of Harvest has arrived and with it
taxes are due to the just, honorable, and rightful rulers of Blatha
an Oir. Their Excellencies Hengist Helgassone and Maricka
Sigrunasdottir have travelled to the Near East where they observed
the rich giving gold and silver coins, heroes and warriors giving
horses, and others giving gifts simple as apples. Those with good
fortune would help those in need. These gifts to the court show the
generosity and kindly spirit of the Barony, and by doing so the
court returns these ideals in kind to those who may have
•Donations of Largesse will be
•Please bring a gift of non-perishable
food to be donated to the Pierce County Food
•Consider offering a NEW unopened Toy for
“Toys for Tots”: Please visit the Toys for Tots website
for more information:
•Entertain the idea of gifting a dessert
for the annual Dessert Auction. Proceeds from the dessert auction
will go to benefit the Fisher House Foundation. – Visit the Fisher
House website to learn more about this foundation:
Site Opens at 12:00 pm WITH
12:30 – 1:30 pm – Woven Buttons with
2:00 – 3:00 pm – a Sargeantry discussion
with Dame Isabeau and others
3:30 – 4:30 pm – Mead making with
5:00 pm Court
6:30 pm, or 30 minutes after court Feast with
Court of Love and Bardic
Site Closes at 10:00
Any schedule is subject to change, depending on
their Excellencies Schedule.
This years Harvest Feast is of Persian decent
with a slight modern twist.
The menu will be At least Half Vegan Friendly
as well as 95% Gluten Free.
– Zeytoon Parvardeh ~ Pomegranate, Olive, and
Walnut Dip. Gluten Free/ Vegan
– Herbs and Feta Cheese Platter.
(the dippers are Lavash bread which i am not
sure if they are gluten free or not, so i am considering also
getting rice crackers to use for dippers as
– Asheh Kaboo Tanbal ~ Pumpkin Soup.
– Dolmeh: Bademjan ~ Eggplant stuffed with
– Shivid Polow ~ Dill Rice.
– Zucchini Kuku. GF
(Vegan friendly versions of the eggplant dish
for those who are attending and checked vegan on the pre-reg
– Baclava. GF/V
– Dates Stuffed with Feta Cheese.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS CLOSED- HOWEVER
there is still room and exact cash or check will be accepted at
There are a limited number of seats available
so please register early. Pre-registration will be open September 1
through October 15, 2015.
Pre-registrations forms may be found on the
Blatha an Oir Website:
Total Fee: $25.00 members, $30.00 non
Fee break down-
Site Fee: $10.00, Youth 17 and under are
Feast Fee: $15.00 per attendee, Pre-paid
registration for the feast is required
NMS Fee: $5.00
Make checks payable to: Barony of Blatha an
Oir, SCA Inc.
Barony of Blatha an Oir. SCA
PO Box 44351
Tacoma, WA 98448
Slavonian American Benevolent
2306 N. 30th Street
Site is open from 12:00 pm to 10:00
On street parking is
Event Steward: Lady Zahra bint al-Rammah (mka
Deputy Steward: Baron Yusuf Ja’bar al
Timbuktuwwi el galot (mka Vincent
Feast prepared by The Men of The