Archive - Dec 2005
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2005-12-17 13:33
On December 16, TRM Aaron and Alisandra, King and Queen of Atenveldt, became the proud parents of Timothy Austin Eager, their second son.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-12-17 09:48
Archaeologists are marveling at what appears to be a Bronze Age pyramid found recently near Visoko, Bosnia-Herzegovina. If this is a true pyramid, it will be the first ever found in Europe.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Fri, 2005-12-16 21:46
Welsh poet Twm Morys joined a group of school children as they gathered in the woods of Wales for a day of lessons which included poetry writing, stories of Coed Felinrhyd and walking in the woods.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-12-16 18:19
"Hesse: A Princely German Collection," which featuring the Darmstadt Madonna among other works from the Hesse family collection, will be on display at the Portland Art Museum through March 19, 2006.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 15:22
Save the Date and Spread the Word! Northern Lights has been scheduled for Saturday, March 11, 2006 in the Shire of Panther Vale (Christ Church on State St. in Montpelier, VT).
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 14:54
Linda Moore, President of the SCA, Inc., has released the report from the latest Board of Directors meeting which took place by conference call December 6, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 14:27
The Shire of Dragonsmark presents… Candlemas XIX
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 14:20
The Barony of Unser Hafen presents Winter Oasis.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 13:56
Throughout the Outlands the drums of WAR are beating. Once again the College of Saint Golias stands ready to host the famous Southern War Practice at the Athletic Field of New Mexico Tech in Socorro, NM.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 08:25
Eyvandr Gunnarsson reports that his armor was stolen from the Rockridge BART station in Oakland, California December 13, 2005. Please be on the lookout for armor for sale in unusual situations.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Thu, 2005-12-15 19:32
Carlisle Castle was back to its festive best on Dec. 9, 2005, after Mayor Sandra Fisher threw the switch to light the Christmas tree on the city’s battlements.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-12-15 15:49
Lord Chris has posted photos from the recent Evening at the Piedpowder Alehouse event held in Eskalya (Anchorage, Alaska) in the Principality of Oertha.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-12-15 12:18
Due to overwhelming interest, Siridean has posted instructions for ordering DVDs of the recent Known World Rattan Symposium.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-12-15 09:11
Telecommunications engineer and genealogist Henry Christmas hopes that DNA will help him discover the single ancestor with the surname "Christmas."
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-14 18:44
Squabbling over repairs to the basilica commemorating the birthplace of Jesus may endanger the Church of the Nativity, according to Telegraph reporter Tim Butcher. He writes that the three Christian communities in charge of maintaining the church cannot agree on restoration methods.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-12-14 16:22
Intrepid Atenveldt subjects bravely ventured from their home in the Shire of Windale into the nether planes, emerging from the murky depths with the Truth about what really happens to heraldic submissions.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-14 12:17
Do you love period dance and are eager for a chance to dance the night away? Are you new to dance and want to give it a try? Do you have 12th Night garb that didn't quite get finished in time for 12th Night? Then this is your big chance to realize your dreams: come to Crosston Shire's annual Dance Ball and show off your finery while learning and performing popular period dances. A day of dance instruction led by our fabulous dance instructors will be followed by a sumptuous one-course feast prepared by Lady Chiara la Trombottiera, and an evening of dance to the sweet tunes of our wonderful live musicians.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-14 12:15
So . . . ewe vant to be a Vyking . . . vell, vell, vell. Have ve got an event for ewe. Come join vit us, de Barony ov Vindmasters' Hill for a heapin' good, patootie freezin' time as ve assemble to do battle against de forces of Cold, Ice, Lethargy and pleasant smelling deodorants! Lots and lots and lots ov fighting vil ensue, along vith some good vittles and some vay cool artsy schmartsy stuff.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Wed, 2005-12-14 12:13
A 12th century window, an archaeological gem which gives an insight into the lost world of Merton Priory, has gone on display at the Museum of London.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-14 12:12
Come one, come all! Saltare Dance Collegium is hosted this year by the Shire of Talmere, and will be located in Carrollton, Georgia. The event is January 14, 2006 and costs $14 for adults and $7 for children.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-14 08:45
Archaeologists have discovered the remains of an Iron Age warrior near Dunbar, Scotland. The grave is only the third such ever found in the country.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-12-13 19:50
Set your Tivos! On Wednesday, December 14, 2005, Turner Classic Movies will hold a 24-hour-long Shakepeare film festival beginning at 6:00 am (EST).
Submitted by Vallawulf on Tue, 2005-12-13 18:37
As Britain celebrates the 30th anniversary of National Tree Week, one Cumbrian farmer is making a valuable contribution to the regeneration of the county's woodland - and uncovering some fascinating facts about the region's industrial heritage into the process, as well as pits dating back to 1350 A.D.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-12-13 15:10
Friedrich Ethelred aus Schloss Trier, Internal Publicity Deputy for Estrella War XXII has announced the first annual Estrella Combat Cookery Competition.
Submitted by catarina_malatesta on Tue, 2005-12-13 15:09
Reinar Jorgensen, Lord of Golden Rivers, calls on worthy men and women in arms to succeed him in protecting the ancient and honorable Province of Golden Rivers and its fair lands in the year to come.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2005-12-13 12:26
The Herald and News reports from the Snowflake Festival Parade, in Klamath Falls, Oregon, where the best seats were at a mobile feast created by members of the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-12-13 08:33
The musical hit "Spamalot" is scheduled to tour beginning with Boston in March. The show is based on "Monty Python and the Holy Grail."
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2005-12-12 20:27
The News Journal describes several examples of "agritourism" in the state of Delaware, including Baronage Farm in Townsend.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Mon, 2005-12-12 16:12
Raglan Castle, a 15th century Welsh structure that was originally a Norman motte-and-bailey castle, is being threatened by plans for a cattle market to be built around the site.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-12-12 13:32
Friedrich Ethelred aus Schloss Trier, Internal Publicity Deputy for Estrella War XXII, has announced that this year's War will include a period crossbow competition hosted by the Kingdom of the West.