Archive - Apr 2006
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-04-24 17:51
Mistress Safia al-Khansaa' has announced that there will be a Youth A&S Exhibition at Pennsic 35. It will give "children of all ages a chance to shine as artists and craftspeople in their own right."
Submitted by Ursula on Mon, 2006-04-24 14:10
BBC Europe editor Mark Mardell muses over the similarities between the power structures of the European Union and those of an emerging feudal state.
Submitted by Ursula on Mon, 2006-04-24 10:17
On April 24, 1066, Halley's Comet appeared in the skies over an already unsettled England.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-04-24 08:10
Retired ophthalmologist David Fleishman has created a website dealing with the history of spectacles: "Eyeglasses Through the Ages."
Submitted by Ursula on Sun, 2006-04-23 22:23
The most famous writer in the English language, William Shakespeare, was born on April 23, 1564.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-04-23 18:55
Master Allan of Moffat has announced that his apprentice, THL Maudeleyn Godeliva Tailour, will be elevated to Laurel at the Meridies Spring Crown List.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-04-23 15:36
Fans of Asterix, the pint-sized warrior of ancient Gaul, will be glad to learn that the hero will be coming to the big screen in a UK£15M film by Danish director Stefan Fjeldmark.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-04-23 12:19
Carraig mac Cosgraigh, Head of the Calontir Brewers' Guild, has announced that the Fourth Annual Royal Brewing Competition will take place at this year's Lilies War.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-04-23 08:51
Lady Vienna has announced the birth of a son to Lady Gabrielle and Duke Andreas. He was named Andre.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-22 19:56
On Saturday May 6, 2006, the Medieval Women's Choir at St. James Cathedral in Seattle, Washington will present Music for Sant'Iago (St. James), a concert of music and stories "associated with the famous pilgrimage route to the shrine of Saint James."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-22 17:24
His Majesty Edmund of the Middle Kingdom has announced that Captain Malcolm Donnelly will sit vigil the night before his elevation to the Order of the Chivalry which will take place at the Midrealm Coronation April 22, 2006.
Submitted by Ursula on Sat, 2006-04-22 15:44
The legendary dropped-underwear incident that led to the founding of England's highest order of knighthood is said to have happened on April 22, 1348.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-22 10:01
Caitrin reports that Viscount Micheal was victorious in the recent Drachenwald Crown Tourney. He was inspired by Viscountess Moria.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-21 21:27
Viscountess Gwyneth Felto (Linda S. Moore), President, SCA Inc. has addressed the recent call for commentary regarding changes to the Governing Documents dealing with uspension of member participation.
Submitted by Richard on Fri, 2006-04-21 19:04
A comprehensive report of Gulf Wars XV by Richard fitzWilliams and Kith the Silent, with their guests, Duchess Eanor of Amberhall and Eldric von Atzinger, is available on the PainBank podcast site.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-21 14:33
Their Highnesses, the Princesses of the West Kingdom, have announced that They will sponsor a Rubber Duckie Regatta at Beltane Coronation April 29, 2006. The race will benefit Toys for Tots.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-21 12:14
We will have a weekend of music and food on the weekend of the First of July in Shurdington in the Shire of Mynydd Gwyn. Our Bards Night celebration will be managed by Lord Acarin St Cyr, and the cooking workshop will run courtesy of Master Kit, once known to the Isles as Lady Mariella ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) ... Please contact them for details of bardic classes and how the cooking workshop will operate. Location:
Shire Of Mynydd Gwyn (Shurdington, England)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-21 11:54
Come One, Come All! Beltane XXXI! April 28 - 30, 2006 at the Woodsmen of the World Camp, Beech Bluff, TN.
A&S, children's activities, court, tournaments.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-21 11:46
COLD WAR GOES FORTH. Get on Board. This year cold war presents two days of solid war.
When : Friday June 9th to Monday June 12th (Site opens at 3 pm on Friday)
Submitted by Ursula on Fri, 2006-04-21 10:43
Henry VII of England, the Tudor victor in the Wars of the Roses, died on April 21, 1509.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-21 07:55
Jason Williams (Duke John ap Gwyndaf), Chairman, SCA Inc., addresses myths and questions about the SCA's Board of Directors in his Second Quarter Letter.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-04-20 21:06
A rare, 17th century, calf-bound volume of the plays of William Shakespeare is scheduled to be auctioned in the summer of 2006 at Sotheby's sale of English Literature and History.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2006-04-20 18:25
The Los Angeles Times reports that an area woman is being treated for bubonic plague, which she may have caught from fleas around her neighborhood.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-04-20 15:24
The Shire of West Dragoningshire will sponsor a period pilgrimage in Winchester, England May 12-15, 2006.
Submitted by Ursula on Thu, 2006-04-20 10:18
The Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius was born on April 20, 161 CE.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2006-04-20 07:50
WALB-TV visited sixth-graders from Deerfield-Windsor School, taking part in a medieval festival in Albany, Georgia, which included an SCA demo.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-04-19 17:48
Robert L. Schuster, Lord Halv of the Kingdom of Calontir, is in the process of finalizing plans to construct a Viking longhouse. Norsa, a not-for-profit, Viking re-enactment group, is sponsoring the project.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-04-19 17:02
Hidden Mountain invites one and all to join the pilgrimage to see the miracle of the Hidden Mountain revealed! Stop by the various shrines of saints on your way and gather badges. Sharpen your swords for there are bandits and highwaymen galore! Shop till you drop and play games of skill and chance or drink from the waters of the enchanted well.
We encourage everyone to
host a shrine, make a badge to supply to the Pilgrims
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-04-19 14:15
More than a statue salutes the Roman Emperor Constantine in York, England. A major exhibit of treasures, including a sculpted marble head of the emperor, will be on display in the city until October 2006.
Submitted by jofoster81 on Wed, 2006-04-19 11:26
Timmur and Tianna, affectionately known as "TnT", are the next King and Queen of Artemisia.