Archive - 2005
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2005-10-20 14:08
Run for your lives! Yet another issue of Trimaris' "Perfectly Period Parody Publication", The Quarter, has apparently gnawed through its restraining straps and escaped into the wild.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2005-10-20 10:02
Eleanor of Aquitaine, a woman who was in many ways ahead of her time and who was one of the most important figures in the Middle Ages, is the subject of Aoife's Links this week.
Submitted by nicolaa on Thu, 2005-10-20 09:21
The Blackfox Award Winners for AS 39 have been added to the Chronicler's web page on the SCA web site. The Blackfox Awards, given yearly, recognize excellence in newsletters at the principality, baronial, and local levels.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-10-19 16:57
The Middle Kingdom's Crown Tournament, to be held October 22, will feature a demonstration of jousting combat, a newly-sanctioned activity in the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-10-19 16:21
The Southern Baronies are once again under attack. Please join our defenses at Southern Crusades VII, Templars and Turks.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-10-19 16:21
The Canton of Mystic Straits and the Barony of Roaring Wastes bid sorrowful farewell to Lady Sirona, who died October 18, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-10-19 16:06
The Canton of Caldrithig Presents: Something Red at Feast of the Hare.
Submitted by Lukas Mesmer on Wed, 2005-10-19 14:43
Additional items have been contributed to Calontir's online auction for the benefit of SCAdian hurricane victims.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-10-19 13:34
The Barony of Andelcrag invites you to the Crown Tournament to select the heirs of Their Royal Majesties Edmund and Kateryn.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-10-19 13:30
Their Majesties Edmund and Kateryn of the Middle Kingdom have announced the list of combatants for the upcoming Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-10-19 10:46
Baron Sir Garagchan of the Midrealm reports on the Legio Draconis website that Baron Gundric Fawkes, Sergeant of the Red Company, Companion of the Order of the Dragon's Heart, died suddenly October 18, 2005 after a sparring match at fighter practice.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-10-19 10:35
The first Kingdom of Northshield Althing will be hosted by the Barony of Caer Anterth on Saturday, November 12, 2005, at the beautiful DeKoven Center in Racine, WI. The site fee is $5.00 (+$3.00 NMS). Feast is availble.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-10-19 06:53
Raphe Cuthbert has posted photos from Algarada en la Frontera, an event which took place in the Incipient Shire of Alcazar (Cifuentes, Spain) October 1, 2005.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2005-10-18 16:42
This week's installment of Aoife's Links is devoted to the art and science of hunting with raptors for food and for sport.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-10-18 14:17
Boar's Head 2005: New Beginnings: "New Site, New Kingdom.... Old Friends"
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-10-18 14:11
All good Gentles are invited to a Regional Fight Practice hosted by Canton of Coille Stoirmeil at Wilton Community Hall, 400 East ST., Wilton, WI. 54670. Site is Handicap Accessible.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-10-18 13:54
Calontir Crown Tourney
The Barony of Vatavia - November 5, 2005.
First Presbyterian Church Camp
9601 W. 73rd Street North
(Same site as the Tournament of Valor 26)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-10-18 10:39
Kaðlin in Stórráða has reported that a trailer belonging to HL Kolfinna and Sir Torfin containing much SCA gear was stolen from their home in Portland, Oregon October 14, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-10-18 08:52
The Third Fiber, Fabric and Fighting event will be held the weekend of November 18-20, 2005, at the Sieg Conference Center in Lamar, PA (same site as previously).
Submitted by nicolaa on Tue, 2005-10-18 07:17
Magistra Nicolaa offers this detailed report of the Ealdormere Crown Tournament, in which Count Aaron Preslee Worgenson won the day for the honour of Countess Rustique.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-10-18 04:56
Lord Alric, Chatelain and New Groups Coordinator for the Kingdom of Drachenwald, has announced the formation of a new group in the Kingdom: the Incipient Shire of Ravens Keep.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-17 14:12
The Barony of Delftwood is proud to host the Fall 2005 SCA Board of Directors Meeting on October 22, 2005. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 9:00 AM.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-17 13:57
It appears that everyone but William Shakespeare wrote the playwright's work. The new candidate was an Elizabethan diplomat named Sir Henry Neville.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2005-10-17 10:36
"Pearls of the Parrot of India: The Emperor Akbar's Illustrated Khamsa, 1597–98" will be on display at the Florence and Herbert Irving Galleries for the Arts of South and Southeast Asia at the Metropolitan Museum of Art through March 12.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-17 09:29
Oerthan Winter Coronet and Investiture
January 14-15, A.S. XL (2006)
Location: Winter's Gate (Fairbanks, AK)
Badger Hall - Tanana Valley Fairgrounds
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-17 07:54
SCA members were on hand recently for the Fishers Renaissance Faire in Fishers, Indiana. Members took part in demonstrations of armored combat.
Submitted by caitilin on Sun, 2005-10-16 20:30
Barony of Ben Dunfirth presents another Day of the Troubadors...
Event site: Wesley United Church, 69 Superior Street, Brantford, ON N3S 2K5
For more details for activities, tournament information, heraldry classes, feast information as it comes up, please go to: http://westbelleford.dyndns.org/Troubadors.html
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-10-16 15:56
Lord John Gilson has posted photos from Uprising XIX, which took place in the Kingdom of Artemisia.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-10-16 12:12
John Roach, reporting for National Geographic, writes that 4,000-year-old noodles, the oldest ever found, have been discovered in northwestern China. The well-preserved, thin noodles were buried in a bowl ten feet below ground.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-10-16 08:49
English Heritage has approved plans to make changes to historic Kenilworth Castle over objections from local residents, including Lord Kenilworth.