Archive - Sep 11, 2006

Two Elevated in Northshield

The Kingdom of Northshield recently saw two of its residents, Hrodir Vigageirr Toreson and Faerisa Gwynarden, elevated to the peerage.

Holiday Faire

The wars are over for the year. It has been a profitable year for all. The fighters are returning home after hard fought battles and they return with bounty. Now is the time to celebrate with festivities. Come one, come all to the Barony of Stierbach Holiday Faire where shopping is the main activity of the day. There will be merchants aplenty. Great time to stock up for Twelfth Night presents.

Barony of Stierbach (Manassas, Virginia)

Fighters Collegium

The Shire of Vogelburg is proud to host Fighters Collegium. Fighters, come on out and bring your armor. Classes will also be held throughout the day. And for the non-fighters, you are invited to participate in the first ever Garb War. That's right, combat sewing! The challenge is to produce a completed garment between Friday night on site and Saturday evening at Feast where there will be a Fashion Show where the garments will be modeled and judged and a Champion Chosen! Location:
Shire of Vogelburg (Pineville, Louisiana)

Yuletide University VI

Come to our feast of classes on all subjects artistic and scientific that we can muster. Although we hope to provide a wide range of classes we also have a ‘costume’ theme this year for our main stream of classes. Teachers are greatly welcomed to share their knowledge with the populace here.

If you are daunted by entering the Kingdom A&S Competition never fear the Glen Rathlin A&S Competition uses the same marking system but with a little less pressure on entries, you can only enter one item in one category if you wish to. Rules are available on the glen Rathlin webpage. Location:
Shire of Glen Rathin (Belfast, Northern Ireland)

Canterbury Faire

Come join us for feasting, fun and frolics at Canterbury Faire, hosted by the Barony of Southron Gaard. No mud, no dust, no venymous fauna!

Comfortable bunkrooms, hot showers, shady tent sites, optional meal plan, real toilets, and more enjoyable medieval pastimes than you can shake a stick at. Canterbury Faire 2007: February 1-6 inclusive, 2007

Waipara, 45 minutes north of Christchurch, New Zealand Location:
Barony of Southron Gaard (Waipara, New Zealand)

Cynagua/Mist War

To Arms to Arm the Helmsman did say, they've chosen to meet us in battle this day. They can't withstand us. They'll soon run away, and the Gods would favor the Brave. So come all ye fighters to Fight for your Princes and face Thy enemy on the battle field of William Pond Recreation Area.

Site information: site opens at 9AM and Closes at sunset. There is no Site fee but the County charges a $4 dollar per car fee for day Location:
Shire of Vakkerfjell (Sacramento California.)

Autumn Rains... of Iron

Hail to all archers who want to spread the glory of the Outlands to all the Known World! On the 1st day of October, A.S. XLI, there will be an event dedicated to the advancement of Outlands archery in the Canton of Hawks Hollow, Barony of Caerthe.

This archery fest will begin at 9 AM and will feature a concurrent IKAC and “Apple of my Eye” tournaments! Be sure to bring (or be able to Location:
Canton of Hawks Hollow (Northglen, Colorado)

Summer's Last Stand: Round 2

It is that time again. Lady Autumn has returned to hold the peace between Lady Summer and Lady Winter. However, everyone knows that the seasons must change. It is just a matter of when. The Stronghold of Nebelwald invites you to join us as we prepare for the battle that will determine how much longer summer will last.

This seasonally-themed event should find something for everyone. Use your wits, might, and/or creativity to earn points for your season. Participants can earn points by taking part in the Mythical Quest, Best Seasonal Recipe, Bardic Competition, and Most Seasonal Mask, as well as a variety of seasonally-themed heavy and light tourneys. There will be a chance to take part in classes, display A&S projects, and/or simply Location:
Stronghold of Nebelwald (Schmidmühlen, Germany)

Feast of the Hare: Heirs to the Hare

Join us as Skraeling Althing bids a fond farewell to our beloved Baron and Baroness, Sir Menken Brechen and Dame Eleanor Cadfan, but celebrates the investiture of Lord Derfel Malory and Lady Melisande du Rocher to the Baronial See.

Date: November 18, 2006
Site opens 10am, closes 10pm

Location: Greely Community Centre, 1448 Meadow Dr, Greely ON

From Ottawa: Take your best route to Bank Street and Hunt Club Road. Location:
Canton of Caldrithig (Greely, Ontario)

Position Available: Society Equestrian Marshal

The Marshal of the Society is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Equestrian Marshal. This is an unpaid deputy position, reporting to the Marshal of the Society, requiring approximately 10 hours per week.

Calontir Soup Kitchen Feeds an Army at Pennsic

Baroness BelAnna de Rouge reports on the activities of the Calontir Soup Kitchen at Pennsic XXXV.

Site Created for Vintage SCA Photos

Folo Watkins has created a Flickr website to post vintage SCA photos (pre-1986). Those with photos from this era are invited to contribute.