Archive - Feb 2006

February 3rd

President's Report of the January, 2006 Quarterly Meeting

This is the President's report of the actions taken at the SCA Inc.'s most recent Board of Directors meeting, held January 21, 2006 in Atlanta, Georgia, in the Kingdom of Meridies.

Queen's Art Tea at Estrella XXII

The Queens of Atenveldt, Caid, Outlands and Artemisia invite all attendees at Estrella War XXII to join Them as they host the "Estrella War Queen's Arts Tea for the Populace!"

River Revel: A Tacky Garb Ball

A tacky garb ball? YES! Wear what you think will be tackiest! There will be Classes! A Filk Bardic challenge! A Tacky Garb Fashion Show and Contest! A Pie Revel! And to finish the night off: The Tacky Garb Ball… Come for period dancing and lots of surprises…

March Madness

Shed your prim and proper exteriors for a brief time and let your wild sides run with abandon. Now celebrate our safe passage through winter with the sounds of merriment, the clash of swords, rapier blades flashing in the sun and more silliness than anyone can possibly stand as we fight against boredom and mundanity.

Snow Jousting at Fête de la Neige

Fighting in the snow? You betcha! View photos by Lord Sigeric of the Shire of Rockhaven on the Northshield Photo Gallery site.

Festival of Foolishness

From the Shire that never takes itself too seriously comes the Festival of Foolishness! Come celebrate the giddiness of the end of winter and explore all things foolish, silly and peculiar.

12th Night Coronation in the West Kingdom

Photos from the West Kingdom's Twelfth Night Coronation event are online, courtesy Alexander Blazej.

February 2nd

Photos of St.Matthieu's AS XL are online!

The photos of the Event St. Matthieu’s AS XL (27th to 29th of January) in Schmidmühlen (Germany, Bavaria) are online.

Charity "Sheep to Shawl" in the West Kingdom

Collette de Rayncheval has announced that she will be hosting a Charity Sheep to Shawl over President's Day Weekend. Scarves created during the weekend will be donated to a local battered women's shelter.

East Kingdom Coronation

Come, sons and daughters of the East! Oh, hear the Royal call! Regard Their Heirs with fanfare and feast On the lands of Bergental! Now upon the date put your mark down A.S. XL, April One, Their Majesties will place Their Royal crown, In splendor, grace, and regal gown, On the head or Sir Brion Tarragon!

Valentine's Day: Love in the Classic Style

In celebration of Valentine's Day, Hamilton College Classics Professor Barbara Gold offers opinions on modern versus classical love.

February 1st

After Katrina, Barony of Axemoor welcomes Known World back to fighter practices

THL Byron DeLancy, the Knights Marshal at the Barony of Axemoor in New Orleans, reports that the Barony's regular fighter practices are "back up and running" as the area continues the long recovery from Hurricane Katrina.

Pennsic Tent Rental

Those concerned with the loss of Grimms as a tent rental provider for the Pennsic War will be glad to know that a list of companies who will supply this service is now available.

Loch Salann Defenders

As the spring doth bring renewal of life it also brigs for the threat of that devious demon decapod that saline swilling fiend of the depths once again setting its many limbs upon the shored of Loch Salann. Once again the warriors of the now endangered Barony are called upon to push this threat back into the briny depths from whence it reared it's vile head.

Border Skirmish III:Griffins vs Dragons

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The gentles of the Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr and the Shire of Ravenslake are very excited about this years’ camping event. We have planned many activities. The site is the same as last year and it absolutely beautiful.

We are surrounded on three sides by a lake where there is a beach for swimming. There is a hill with trees that adds to the fun of the fighting field. We will again be sponsoring heavy, light and children’s combat and archery. There will be A&S classes and activities and merchants selling their wares. Location:
(Lakemoor, Illinois)

Combat Archery at Estrella

Friedrich Ethelred aus Schloss Trier, Estrella War XXII Internal Publicity Deputy, has announced that the Kingdom of Atenveldt will sponsor a combat archery tourney at this year's Estrella War.

Master Liam St. Liam Takes the Plunge

On February 11, 2006, Master Liam St. Liam (Bill Toscano) plans to take the plunge at Revere Beach, Massachusetts to raise money for the Special Olympics.