Archive - Apr 2006
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-04-19 09:41
Shire of Talmere presents Hot April Knights: Love and Romance in the Spanish Inquisition (Because no one expects Lusty Month of May in April!!!)
Dragon Hills Camp
2800 West Hwy 5
Bowdon, GA 30108
Site is Camping Only
SITE OPENS 5PM THURSDAY!!!
Troll opens 12 Noon on Friday.
Adults with feast - $16
Adults no feast - $8
Minors (12-18) with feast - $15
Minors (12-18) no feast - $7
Shire of Talmere (Bowdon, Georgia)
Submitted by Gwynfor on Wed, 2006-04-19 09:23
At the Rowany Festival, held over Easter in the Kingdom of Lochac, Their Majesties Aedward and Yolande recognised the magnificent achievements of four of Their populace by elevating them to the peerage.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Tue, 2006-04-18 22:08
A cache of gold and silver jewelry dating to 638-1099CE has been discovered in Ramle, Israel.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-04-18 19:19
The discovery of the remains of a village dating from the late Saxon period in Southampton, England has researchers from Oxford Archaeology a buzz. Among the finds were glassware from Italy and Germany.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-04-18 15:20
The remains of a 2,000-year-old Dotterill roundhouse were discovered recently by workers excavating for a village bypass. The site is near Bridlington, England.
Submitted by Franziska La Vue on Tue, 2006-04-18 14:34
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-04-18 13:44
Summer Arts and Sciences Faire is approaching, and the Barony of An Crosaire invites all to observe the skills of Trimaris' artisans, and to learn from our talented teachers.
We will also be serving as the foster home, this year, for the ST. Georges
Crested Helm Tourney, yet another venue for our creative spirits.
The Barony of An Crosaire welcomes all to
Summer Arts and Sciences Faire
on the weekend of June 30-July 1-2, 2006
Barony of An Crosaire (Spring Hill, Florida)
Submitted by Ursula on Tue, 2006-04-18 11:09
Lucrezia Borgia, the daughter of a future Pope and his mistress, was born on April 18, 1480.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-04-18 08:21
T.M. Fasano of the Greeley (Colorado) Tribune recently spent the day with students from Tori Fogg's class at Windsor Charter Academy and members of Greeley chapter of the SCA.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2006-04-17 19:58
Members of the University of Leicester archaeology unit are excavating a large parish cemetery containing over 1,300 skeletons that date from between 1200 and 1600 CE.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-04-17 16:06
THL Ronan MacMorton reports that Their Majesties Boru and Dierdre have created a new guild in the Kingdom of Meridies: the Iron Bow.
Submitted by Ursula on Mon, 2006-04-17 12:57
If you're visiting Jersey in the Channel Islands this summer, you can see a demonstration of period falconry.
Submitted by Ursula on Mon, 2006-04-17 11:14
Already excommunicated, Martin Luther appeared before the Emperor on April 17, 1521 at Worms to answer for his views.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-04-17 09:01
The Kingdom of Meridies' Fools' War event drew some interest from the local media in the form of Macon (Georgia) Telegraph reporter Liz Fabian.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-04-16 18:16
Archaeologists have discovered the first provable remains of Knights Templar buried beneath a crusader castle in Israel.
Submitted by Ursula on Sun, 2006-04-16 15:10
After decades of searching, the ruins of the Bishop of Glasgow's palace have been discovered outside the city. The 13th century building stood for three centuries before being destroyed in the Reformation.
Submitted by Ursula on Sun, 2006-04-16 13:04
Traditionally, April 16, 1209 is regarded as the day Pope Innocent III gave oral permission of St. Francis of Assisi to found the Franciscan order.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-04-16 09:30
For sale: Knights Templar Castle in Barnton, Edinburgh, Scotland. Great for studying the Da Vinci Code.
Submitted by Ursula on Sat, 2006-04-15 17:18
Newsweek has listed three iconic medieval structures among the Seven Most Endangered Wonders of the World.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-15 14:15
Lady Martelle von Charlottenburg, Deputy for Tempore Atlantia, and MOAS for the Barony of Bright Hills, has announced the winners of the Tempore Atlantia which took place at the Kingdom's recent Coronation.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-15 13:38
For those of you interested in pursuing the equestrian arts, please consider attending Northshield's Equestrian Practice this year. Not only will we be teaching riding lessons, and other hands-on activities with the horses, we will be offering classes and a lunch time lecture as well.
Grandview Equestrian Center
2348 Dyerson Rd
McFarland, WI 53558
8:30-9:30- Grooming and Tacking
Barony of Jararvellir (McFarland, Wisconsin)
Submitted by Ursula on Sat, 2006-04-15 12:11
Leonardo Da Vinci was born on April 15, 1452. He became the prototype of the "Renaissance Man."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-15 11:42
Mark your calendars - May 5-7 Formosa, AR...Aphar Faire XIV...theme is Tales from Apar!
Middle Eastern Miscellany!
Fighting, archery, rapier, food, A & S competition, classes, food,
children's classes, food,
coffee house fundraiser, food, Merchants, fun (you thought I was
going to say food didn't
you :-)...dancing, hafla, and a chance to visit with old friends and
make new ones!
Remember it is MAY 5-7, 2006 (yes, May!)
Shire Lagerdamm (Formosa, Arkansas)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-15 11:17
Spanish history and geography is an exciting, diverse blend. Black Axe classes and feast will feature the medieval cultures of Spain - Moor, Christian and Jew. Savor the tastes and capture the essence of exciting Spain!
Black Axe XXVIII
May 19-21, A.S. XLI
Hosted by the Barony of Iron Mountain
Woodman of the World Camp, Royal, AL
We will have fighting! Heavy and Rapier tournaments! Live weapons! Dancing! Classes! Feasting!
Barony of Iron Mountain (Blountsville, Alabama)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-15 09:51
Some former participants are blaming "stitch counters," elitists who demand extreme authenticity for reenactors, for the cancellation of this year's staging of the Civil War Battle of Selma (Alabama).
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-15 09:43
The Shire of Glaedenfeld and the incipient Shire of Redewolfden proudly present Shadow of the Wolf, April 21-23, 2006 at the Cumberland Centre in Columbia, Tennessee.
$15 weekend/feast ($7 child), $10 weekend/no feast ($5 child), $10 daytrip/feast ($5 child), $5 daytrip/no feast ($2 child)
Non-members add $3. Make checks payable to SCA Inc./Shire of Glaedenfeld.
We proudly welcome His Royal Majesty Radu of Gleann Abhann to Shadow of the Wolf II!
Shire of Glaedenfeld (Columbia, Tennessee)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-14 19:13
Lord Martin reports that Kieran Alexander was born April 1, 2006 in the Kingdom of Ealdormere.
Submitted by Ursula on Fri, 2006-04-14 16:14
A skeleton found in a German swamp proved to belong to a 15-year-old girl who lived 650 years ago.
Submitted by Ursula on Fri, 2006-04-14 12:49
The Battle of Barnet, fought on April 14, 1471 near London, was a major victory for the Yorkist Edward IV in the English Wars of the Roses.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-04-14 08:16
Chip Talbert has posted a large album of photos from the recent Spring Coronation in the Kingdom of Meridies.