Archive - Jun 5, 2006

Spain Claims Remains of Columbus

The mystery continues. After years of testing, Spanish researchers are claming that their country possesses the bones of explorer Christopher Columbus.

Washington Early Music Festival Features Italian Theme

Residents of the Washington D.C. area may want to immerse themselves in music of early Italy by attending concerts that are part of the Washington Early Music Festival. The festival runs June 2-25, 2006.

Ealdormere Crown Tournament Event Report

Ealdormerean correspondent Colyne Stewart, newly returned from the East Kingdom, relates the goings-on at Ealdormere's latest Crown Tournament.

Great Northeastern War XX

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Great Northeastern War is an annual event sponsored by The Province of Malagentia, which is the Southern Maine chapter of The Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. (SCA). It is a recognized SCA event, and all SCA rules apply.

http://www.gnewar.org/

Hebron Pines Campground
400 Buckfield Rd
Hebron, ME 04238

Hebron Pines Campground is site that caters to large weekend events for private groups. The site has a small bath house with flush toilets and showers, as well as a goodly-sized hall (suitable for holding court, or dancing, or what you will), and a limited number of pre-built firepits. Location:
Province of Malagentia (Hebron, Maine)

Photos and Report from Quest for Camelot

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Seneschal for the Kingdom of Northshield, recently attended Quest for Camelot which was sponsored by Schattentor in Hill City, South Dakota.

Sacred Stone Baronial Birthday

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It is my great pleasure and honor to announce Sacred Stone's Baronial Birthday Celebration. Mark your calendars and plan to come, relax and enjoy.

Name of Event: Sacred Stone Baronial Birthday
Date(s) of Event: September 8-10, 2006
Hosting Group: Canton of Brigte

Description: Come relax and celebrate the founding of Sacred Stone. Come tell your war stories and laugh and sing with friends. In the tradition of the Location:
Canton of Crois Brigte (Booneville, North Carolina)

Dragon's Tear XXII

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Shake a turban feather and join the Shire of Stan Wyrm in the XXII tournament of the Dragon's Tear. We've chosen a themed event entitled The Battle for Jerusalem. We plan not only to hold the armored combat tournament but also some melee scenarios including the Battle for Water and the Quest for the Spear of Destiny. Their majesties will be with us to see the halftime show by Mst. Mirr and her ladies. Location:
Shire of Stan Wyrm (Monarch, Montana)

Grand Tournament of Archery & Procrastinators Brawl

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We are here to tell you of a great event taking place on June 9-11, 2006: Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl (the make up years) It is sure to be an event that the whole family can be a part of.

Location: Camp Rotary, 20505 29 Mile Road, Ray Township, MI

Fees: Adults $8, Children 5 to 13 $3, Children under 5 are free Camping is $5 per tent, Merchant $5

This is a Wet site and dogs are allowed. Location:
(Ray Township, Michigan)

War of the Roses

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The Shire of Flintheath would like to invite you to help fight for the red or white in our annual War of the Roses, 23-25 June 2006. Site opens at 17:00 on Friday and closes at 17:00 on Sunday. Win points for your team in the battle of minds at the games tables, bash for points in the woods battle, parry your way to points at fencing or shoot for the points in archery. We would also like you to show off your A&S for a populous bean count for points. Location:
Shire of Flintheath (Brandon, Suffolk, England)

Red Hot Rapier III: No Parley!

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The Shire of Turmstadt presents to you 48 hours dedicated to rabid rapiers, foil follies, epicurean epees and gargoyled gorgets, plus several other atrocious attempts at alleged alliterations. We don't mind if you bring your Heavy stuff, too, your A&S projects and whatever else you like, but do so at your own risk: This shall be one event where fencing has priority, and we'll schedule nothing but fencing. (Oh, yes, if bychance the King and Queen popped in, we may make an exception for them and have a Court...) Location:
Shire of Turmstadt (Forchheim Germany)

Today in the Middle Ages: June 5, 709

St. Boniface and his missionary companions were killed by pagan Germans on June 5, 709.

Mermaid's Retreat XIII: Martial Mayhem

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Mermaid's Retreat XIII: Martial Mayhem, 1:00 pm June 9, 2006 thru 3:00 pm June 11, 2006 Camp Sinawa on Pigeon Lake, Valders, WI

Site fees: Friday Saturday Members w/ card $16.00 $12.00 Non-members $19.00 $15.00 Children 14 & under $ 7.50 $ 5.50 Adult fees include $1.00 donation to travel fund Cabins: Before May 1 After May 1 2 adult $25.00 $35.00 4 adult $40.00 $50.00 Feast Fee: $12.00 Children under 12 $6.00 Lap sitters free MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: SCA - TURM AN DEM SEE Pre-registration (with check) deadline was May 1. Please notify the Head Cook of any food allergies or special needs by May 1. Location:
Shire of Turm an dem See (Valders, Wisconsin)

Pirates, Knaves and Idiots

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PIRATES, KNAVES, and IDIOTS, JUNE 15-18, 2006

Sand Creek Campground
5861 Old Hwy 14 Beulah
WY 82712*

Get off I90 at Beulah Wyoming, turn left off tha freeway, an follow the dirt road an follow tha signs, we'll get ye thar!

Site opens as soon as ye get thar on Thursday and closes when yer leave on Sunday. (Let's say 3PM on Thursday and Noon on Sunday just ta make tha rules Goobs happy.) Location:
Noiregarde (Beulah, Wyoming)