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Cynagua Summer Investiture - Principality of Cynagua (Manteca, CA)

Saturday July 9th, 2011
Manteca, California

July 9, 2011

Cynagua Summer Investiture - Principality of Cynagua (Manteca, CA)

Their Highnesses of Cynagua, Takeshi and Sora, welcome all to celebrate the Investiture of Achilles and Esmeralda. The Lord and Lady of the Swan greatly appreciate the combative arts and would like to invite both Heavy and Rapier fighters to participate in tournaments at Their Investiture. Arts Competitions: Seat cushions, any technique (no documentation required). Sciences: 1066 and earlier Furniture (chairs, beds, tables, etc. 2-3 pages documentation required) Copper Spoon Competition: My persona’s favorite fried dish.

There will be a bountiful feast presented by the Cynaguan Culinary guild. Menu is “Best of Cynagua” and includes Appetitzers, Cold Melon Soup, Salad of Spring & Summer Greens, Stuffed Quail with Rice & Wild Mushrooms, Spit Roasted Pork,  Dessert: Baklava, Cannoli, Andalusian Honey Drenched Cheese Fritters, & Fresh Fruit Compote. Seats for the feast will be $10/person online from ACCEPS  sold separately from event admission at gate. To request feast reservations by mail, send a check payable to “SCA, Inc - Principality of Cynagua” to Lori Campbell/642 Circlewood Dr., Paradise CA 95969.

Site Information: Manteca Senior Center. 295 Cherry Lane, Manteca, CA 95337. This is a dry site.

Site open: 10:00 a.m. Site close: 10:00 p.m.

Site Fee: $5 for adult members and children 13 and older, $10 non-members. Children 12 years and younger are free. Make checks payable to "SCA, Inc. - Principality of Cynagua."

Autocrat: Louise du Chatte Bleu

Directions: From Sacramento, the Bay Area, and the West San Joaquin Valley: Take your best route to I-5, Manteca. Take Hwy 120 East. Exit on Union Rd and turn left, crossing over the overpass. ** You will pass Yosemite Ave, then turn right on Center St, turn Left onto Cherry Ln. The site is on the Left side of the Street just past the Manteca Police Department. From Modesto and all points South East: Take Hwy 99 North. Take the Hwy 120 West exit towards San Francisco. Take the Union Rd exit. Turn right onto Union. Follow from **. From Lodi, Elk Grove and all points North East: Take Hwy 99 South. Take the Manteca / Main St exit. Go about 1.5 miles and turn right onto Center St. Turn right onto Cherry Ln. The site is on the left, just past the Manteca Police Department.

Site Information: 

From North: Take either I-5 or Hwy-99 to Lathrop Rd. exit. Turn Left from I-5 & Turn Right from Hwy-99. Continue to Union Rd. Turn South on Union & continue to Center St. Turn Left onto Center, for two blocks.* Turn Left onto Cherry Ln. (near Police station). The Senior Center is on the left, behind the Police station.

From South: Take Hwy-99 to 120 bypass at Manteca. Take Exit West 241 toward Frisco. Take N. Union Rd. exit and keep to the Right. Go North on Union to Center St. Turn Right. (*see above)

From Bay Area: Take your best route to 205 / I-5 N. Take 120 bypass exit toward Yosemite. At Union Rd. exit stay in left lane to enter the 'double diamond' overpass. Follow road arrows across overpass to exit onto N. Union Rd. Continue to Center St.