Archive - Jul 3, 2006

An Exercise in Nobility?

The SCA as exercise? Why not? Scott McClure of the Russellville, Arkansas Courier caught members of the local group practicing some fighter moves.

Rajahs-on-the-Red Photos Online

Faerisa has posted photos from the recent Rajahs on the Red, an Indian-themed event, held in Castel Rouge in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Niebelungen Pity Party

Come one, come all, and mourn the great event that could not be this year in the only way possible--- with combat, combat, and more combat, melee style! From the 11th to 13th of August, the lovely countess Aurelia is opening her estate in Buedingen to us for our war-like mustering, and we will do combat, in styles both heavy and light, at the very walls of that city, ancient and fortified though they may be! Location:
Shires of Meadowmarsh & Knights Crossing (Buedingen, Germany)

Baronial Champs & Kingdom Fight Practice

The Barony of Rising Waters invites you to attend Baronial Champs and Kingdom Fight Practice

Saturday, July 15, 2006

White Meadows
2519Effingham Street
St. Catharines, ON
L2R 6P7

No pets please this is a working farm and to introduce pets would only disturb the natural balance of the farm. Help and Guide animals will be permitted.

We kindly ask that all park in the designated parking lot and leave the spots in front of the store open for those not with our group. Location:
Barony of Rising Waters (St. Catharines, Ontario)

Lyondmere Anniversary & Baronial Investiture

The Barony of Lyondemere invites all good gentles to join us on July 22nd, 2006 (AS XL) as we celebrate our Baronial Anniversary and the investiture of our new Baron and Baroness. Come and enjoy the fighting, feasting, and reveling with us! The feast will be limited to 120 people, so please send your reservations to BEFORE June 25th, 2006. Location:
Barony of Lyondemere (Torrance, California)

Gathering of the Clans

Ay, tis time once again for the Gathering of the Clans and MY BIRTHDAY! A BALLOON Prize Tourney, a FENCING Prize Tourney, a Chefs of STEEL COOKING Tourney, an ARCHERY Prize Tourney, and if time allows HIGHLAND GAMES TOURNEY, BARDIC till you can't sing any longer!!!

WHEN: July 8 2006, starting at 10:00 AM until the bugs drive us off!

WHERE: at 2252 S. Lodge Dr. Big Lake AK, Rolynnda's and Ardrude's Location:
Barony of Selviergard (Big Lake Alaska)

Baroness' Champion

Come! It is time once again to gather and make merry in the village of Houston, Alaska! Pitch your pavilion within the Selviergard encampment and partake of good fighting, good food, dancing and fireworks! The Barony's officers have combined their forces, knowledge and skills to make this a most memorable event!

On Saturday the lovely Baroness Katarzina invites one and all to vie by right of heavy weapon combat for the chance to become Her Location:
Barony of Selviergard (Houston, Alaska)

Today in the Middle Ages: July 3, 987

Hugh Capet was crowned King of France on July 3, 987, ending the Carolingian dynasty. His descendants would continue to reign until the French Revolution.

A Day at the Tavern

All are invited to come and waste a day playing games and losing coins! Or winning them. July 8th, the Shire of Tri-Os will be hosting a one day event "A Day at the Tavern". (7508 Jennings Way, Fort Pierce. The Lakewood Park Hall). Event costs are $10 (non-members add $3). The Puss-In-Boots opens it's doors at 10 am and you get tossed at Midnight.

Dona Aibinn ingen Artain (Navah, to the phonetically challenged, like Location:
Shire of Tri-Os (Fort Pierce, Florida)

Leis or Kilts?

The 25th annual Hawaiian Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Kapi'olani Park in Honolulu, Hawaii featured demonstrations by the local SCA group.