Archive - Oct 4, 2007

[AET] Fall Crown Tournament

The Barony of Thescorre is pleased to host AEthelmearc’s Fall Crown Tournament to choose the Heirs to Duncan and Ilish on Saturday, October 6, 2007 at the Genesee Country Campground, 40 Flint Hill Road, Caledonia, NY 14423.

The campground has a large open field for the tournament, and hot showers and flush toilets available. Pavilions and awnings for shade are welcome – just be aware that the campground sits on a granite base so pounding in stakes can sometimes be difficult! Location:
Barony of Thescorre (Caledonia, New York)

[AET] Rhydderich Hael Baronial Investiture

The populace of the Rhydderich Hael announces the election of a new Baron. THL Caleb Reynolds has been chosen as successor to Their Excellencies Baron William Freskyn Murray and Baroness Katherine Kiersey, and we wish to celebrate the passing of the Coronet.

The investure of our new Baron will take place on Saturday, December 15th, 2007, at the Universal Unitarian Church at 6320 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221. Site opens at 9:00 AM, and closes at 10:00 PM. Court begins at 10:00 AM. Location:
Barony of Rhydderich Hael (Williamsville, New York)

[EAL] Baronial Birthday Bash

The Barony of Rising Waters presents Baronial Birthday Bash December 1, 2007

Fort Erie Friendship Centre
796 Buffalo Rd
Fort Erie, ON
(905) 871-8931

SITE OPENS: 10 am to 10 pm

Site: Adults $8.00 Children under 18 $4.00 Children under 5 Free
Feast: Adults $10.00 Children under 13 $5.00
$4.00 non-member surcharge in effect for adults Location:
Barony of Rising Waters (Fort Erie, Ontario)

[OUT] Toys for Tots Tourney

The Barony of Caer Galen invites you to our Annual Toys-for-Tots event and demo to be held on Saturday November 17th at the Boulder County Fairgrounds. While the weather will be cold there will be fun and games indoors. There are activities planned that will appeal to everyone!

Activities will include:

  • Rapier and Heavy lists
  • Archery
  • Equestrian (there will not be horses to rent and pre-registration for Location:
    Barony of Caer Galen (Longmont, Colorado)

[ATL] Kingdom Crusades

It is once again time for Kingdom Crusades! This is one of the last opportunities of the fighting season to show your prowess on the Heavy Weapons field, the Fencing field and the Archery range. Soon the winter winds will blow and we will retreat into our warm hearths for hibernation.

There are cabins for your camping comfort. However, they are not heated. Cabins do provide co-ed hot showers and restrooms. No open flames allowed in the cabins please. There is also plenty of tent space available. Pets are not allowed on site. There is no feast, but the site does sell on-site meals. Location:
Barony of Bright Hills (Darlington, Maryland)

On the air with the Incipient Shire of Drachtod

Lady Sophia of Artemisia's Incipient Shire of Drachetod (Eastern Montana) spoke recently with Emilie Boyles of KXGN TV5 In Glendive, Montana. An MP3 file of the interview is available online.

[GLE] Christmas Revel

Please join the Barony of Axemoor as they as they celebrate the beginning of the Yule Tide season. There will be something for everyone.

December 7-0, 2007

Henry S. Jacobs Camp

3863 Morrison Road
Utica, MS 39175 revel flyer 07.html Location:
Barony of Axemoor (Utica, Mississippi)

Zogho Stretto Symposium & Tournament

The Little Rock study group of the Schola Saint George is pleased to announce its upcoming Western Martial Arts seminar, the Zogho Stretto (close play) of Fiore dei Liberi's Fior di Battaglia from the 14th century. Presenting the material will be noted author, armorer, & Western Martial Arts Master Brian R. Price. A traditional SSG pas darmes will take place on Sunday. Cost for the event is $60. Location:
Little Rock, AR Study Group (Jacksonville, Arkansas)

Hampton Court: The Lost Palace Lecture

Hampton Court: The Lost Palace, a lecture with international guest Dr Jonathan Foyle will take place Friday 16 November 2007 at the Historic Houses Trust in Sydney, Australia.

From the website:

In the ballroom of our own State ‘Palace’ hear international guest Dr Jonathan Foyle speak about his experiences at Hampton Court, England’s most significant palace of the Tudor age, and his ensuing work with the World Monuments Fund. Location:
Government House (Sydney, New South Wales)

Calling all Grill Gods to Diamond Wars

THL Kat the Strange sends out a call for cooks at the upcoming Diamond Wars event in Gleann Abhann -- by way of a song!

[DRA] Medats Autumn Meeting

Medieval Dress and Textile Society Autumn Meeting, Saturday 27th October 2007 at the Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre, Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN

Topic: Recent finds & scholarship: Medieval Archaeological textiles in North-western Europe

MEDATS members £15 in advance (£20 at the door)
Non-members £25 in advance
Non-members joining at the door Location:
Medieval Dress and Textile Society (London, England)

[DRA] Feast of St Ethelburga

The Shire of Thamesreach hereby invites you all to a great Winter Feast in the Ancient City of London!

The shire of Thamesreach will be making merry in the great 15th Century church of our Lady St Ethelburga .

A fine repast will be served to the populace followed by music and dancing.

Saturday 12th January 2008 Location:
Shire of Thamesreach (London, England)

Known World Heraldic Symposium 2008

The shire of Thamesreach will host the KWHS 5-7 September 2008.

This wiki is the main means of communication to those attending, and volunteering at, this event.

Announcements will also be distributed by the KWHS yahoogroup.

Do I have to join?
Membership is not required to access all the useful content about the event - all pages are open to the public.

Volunteers, authors and instructors are welcome to create a wikidot account to join the site, so they can add their own pages directly. Location:
Shire of Thamesreach (London, England)

The physics of medieval archery

Science meets the martial arts in the Stortford Archery Club's online article The Physics of Medieval Archery. The piece was written by Gareth Rees.

Mists Bardic photos online

Gelis of Balweary reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Mists Bardic event in the Kingdom of the West.