Archive - Oct 10, 2007

A Sad Day in Calontir

Christoval Anguiano (Chip Wyrde), an archer in Calontir, was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Saturday September 29th, near Hannibal, Missouri.

[ANS] Quest for the Round Table

Join us in the quest to relive the glorious legends of King Arthur and his knights. During the day, the fighters will be challenged to combat as well as challenged to represent the Chivalrous virtues of the legendary Knights of the Round Table. We will also be Brewing display and A&S competition through the day; For our A&S Competition we would welcome displays with documentation appreciated but not required. Location:
Shire of Tir Medoin (Belton, Texas)

[WES] Mists Fall Investiture

Come witness the investiture of the new Prince and Princess of the Mists! Investiture will be followed by a 16th C. Ottoman feast cooked by Urtatim bint 'abd al-Karim al-hakam al-Fassi. Come enjoy dishes eaten by the Sultans, including a tangy meat ball soup, chicken with fruit, lamb with herbs, Turkish "ravioli", several colors of rice, bulgar wheat with chestnuts, and an array of sweets.

Site Information Location:
Principality of the Mists (Sebastopol California)

[AET] Aethelmearc Heralds & Scribes Symposium

The Aethelmearc Heralds & Scribes Symposium will be held on January 26, 2008, in Sterlyng Vayle (Binghamton, NY)(

We are looking for teachers in both heraldry & scribal arts for this event.

Please contact me ( if you desire to teach at the Symposium. Even if you have already contacted me, please do so again! Location:
Sterlyng Vayle (Binghamton, New York)

[LOC] Feast of The Four Winds

Follow the scent of the sea and fine food to the Shire of Adora for their premier feast. Come test the fighters in the battle for Shire Champion then relax at the feast with great food, garb and games!

Date: 17th November 2007

Tourney at 3pm
Feast: 6pm

Cost: booked $15, at the door $18

Location: Bulli Masonic Hall, Princes Hwy Bulli NSW.

Shire of Adora (Bulli, New South Wales)

[DRA] 12th Night Coronation

The 30th Coronation of Drachenwald's new King and Queen will be held in Nordmark.

The Shire of Gotvik bids the populace of Drachenwald a warm welcome to celebrate 12th Night Coronation!

The event will be held in Munktorp's communal house west of Västerås in Sweden.

The site is partially handicap accessible (need to do a check on site to verify) The feast (and court) hall has a ramp and everything usually needed to make it handicap accessible. Location:
Shire of Gotvik (Västerås, Sweden)

Festivus Legionus

The Legio V Alaudae (based in Knoxville, TN) is holding a recruiting & demonstration event in conjunction with Austin Peay State University and Nova Roma on Friday, October 12, and Saturday, October 13. For any SCAdians in the area who have ever wanted to be involved in Roman re-enacting, this is a good event to attend.

You are invited to take part in the FESTIVAL OF THE LEGION!

Hosted by the Fifth Legion Alaudae and Austin Peay State University, The festival will be on the Austin Peay campus Oct. 12-13. The event will be open to the public Friday and Saturday (12-13) with available setup and take down days on Thursday Oct. 11 and Sunday Oct.14. Location:
Legio V Alaudae (Knoxville, Tennessee)

[ANT] Seagirt Yuletide

We bring you tidings of Yule in the Barony of Seagirt, which will happen on Saturday, December 8th. There are many changes this year, least of which is the location.

Yule will be held at Luxton Hall, at the fairgrounds in Langford, BC, a suburb of Victoria (directions will appear later on the website). Also, to celebrate the 50th birthday of our own Baron James, there will be a Baron's Birthday Tourney held that day, as well as a Games Tourney (for those who don't fight but wish to compete for His Excellency's entertainment!). We will also have a Feast, a Pageant, Tavern, Horse Racing, Cleavage Contest for the fairer sex (Baron James has stated that male cleavage is not fair) and many other fine activities. Location:
Barony of Seagirt (Langford, British Columbia)

[DRA] Garden of Earthly Delights and Baronial Revelry

Let it be known that on the twenty-third of February, there will be a Faire to celebrate the arts and artisanal crafts, and this faire will be held in the lord baron's holding known by many as the Pfaelzer Schloss. The lord Baron will be there to welcome all and sundry to this demesne, but especially those who wish to share their and display their myriad woorkes.

After the day of sharing and learning, there will be a revelry--- games, Location:
Barony of Meadowmarsch (Gross Umstadt, Germany)

[WES] Vinhold's All Hallows Feast

Please come and join us for a gastronomic tour of late-period Spain, Galacia and Portugal. We will be holding a sotelties competition in the theme of 'Birds of the Knowne World', a cordials competition, and a competition to select the next Bard of Vinhold consisting of three pieces (a documented piece, a piece in documented style and a Masterwork of the performers best)!

2pm-9pm November 3rd 2007. First course will be served at 3pm. Location:
Barony of Vinhold (Napa, California)

[LOC] St Catherine’s Fair

Come one and all to St Catherine’s Fair!

29th November to 2nd December 2007, Motu Moana Scout Camp Blockhouse Bay, Auckland, New Zealand

The year is 1357 and St Catherine’s Fair is visiting Scotland.

We gather on Thursday evening for good food and good company. On Friday there will be archery and war fighting. All are invited to witness the marriage of Æsa Hrolfsdottir and Androu le Greyn and Location:
Barony of Ildhafn (Auckland, New Zealand)

[TRI] Panhandle Skirmishes

Drums will sound as Warriors from the highest mountains to the southern most shores gather for... Panhandle Skirmishes October 19-21, 2007

YMCA Camp Indian Springs
2387 Bloxham Cut-Off Road
Crawfordville, Florida 32327

(NEW SITE! This is NOT at Camp Wallwood! NEW SITE!)

Event Steward:
Sir Lorcan Dubhgall, KSCA Location:
Barony of Oldenfeld (Crawfordville, Florida)

Taiko drumming in Pittsburgh

The Asian Studies Center of the University of Pittsburgh will present Japanese Taiko Drumming on Saturday October 13, 2007 at 8:00 p.m. in the Assembly Room, WPU. The concert is free and open to the public.

Collegium Cantorum to present concerts in D.C. area

Collegium Cantorum, a musical group which "specializes in 'large forms for small choirs' and draws most of its repertory from the masterworks of medieval and Renaissance Europe" will present a pair of concerts in the Washington, D.C. area November 3-4, 2007.

Modern technology may help to locate "Lost Colony"

Researchers such as George Ray hope that hard work and Google Maps may yet discover the fate of settlers of the "Lost Colony" of Roanoke in North Carolina, abandoned in the late 1500's.