Archive - Oct 2007
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-10-05 08:18
The tale of the War of the Wings is told far and wide. Last year, the Barony of the Sacred Stone and the Barony of Windmaster’s Hill did enter into conflict with each other, and lo, the Barony of the Sacred Stone did prevail. This year, Their Excellencies of Black Diamond’s precious daughter covets the wings of the Phoenix for herself. Their armies and allies march to claim them for her. Their Excellencies of Sacred Stone and her allies have vowed to protect the Phoenix at all costs. Location:
Barony of Sacred Stone (Booneville, North Carolina)
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2007-10-05 06:41
Beginning October 1, 2007, the College of Arms will begin to use e-mail as a means of notifying submitters of decisions at the Laurel level.
Submitted by Racaire on Fri, 2007-10-05 04:28
Lady Racaire will be the new Guild Head for the Dragon's Needle Embroidery Guild in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 19:27
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!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 19:21
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.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 18:54
The Barony of Rising Waters presents Baronial Birthday Bash December 1, 2007
SITE OPENS: 10 am to 10 pm
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 18:48
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:
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 18:35
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.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 17:10
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.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 15:11
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
http://axemoor.net/christmas revel flyer 07.html
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 15:03
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)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 12:52
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:
Submitted by Edrei the Quiet on Thu, 2007-10-04 12:35
THL Kat the Strange sends out a call for cooks at the upcoming Diamond Wars event in Gleann Abhann -- by way of a song!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 12:32
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
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 12:11
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 http://www.stethelburgas.org/index.htm .
A fine repast will be served to the populace followed by music and dancing.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 11:57
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?
Volunteers, authors and instructors are welcome to create a wikidot account to join the site, so they can add their own pages directly.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 08:40
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.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 06:12
Gelis of Balweary reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Mists Bardic event in the Kingdom of the West.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 20:15
A replica Viking ship, a remnant of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, has been added to the list of the 10 most endangered landmarks in Illinois. You can help by voting to save the ship.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 15:40
Seamas Mac Daibhid shares his thoughts on heraldic presentations of the much beloved Tigger, how to blazon the charge and how it might be drawn. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 12:12
Alaxandair O'Conchobhair has posted an album of photos from the recent Fall Coronation in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The event took place in the Incipient Shire of Rivers Edge.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 09:04
Lord William Featherstone, wandering jester and herald, relates a tale of valor and victory at the tournament to determine the Baron and Baroness of the Palantine Barony of the Far West.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 22:49
Their Majesties of the Kingdom of An Tir recently offered peerages to four individuals at Their Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 18:18
A rare copy of the Magna Carta could bring as much as US$30 million when it is auctioned in New York by Sotheby's in December 2007. The 1297 copy is one of only 20 reissued by King Edward I.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 16:08
Happy All Hallows Eve! Come and join the fun! Fun, food and prizes for all! We are planning a GREAT SCA Event. Come and help us celebrate All Hallows Eve!!!
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 16:02
Once again, the Canton of Westmere invites good gentles to journey into the unexplored wilds of southwestern Pentemere for a day of fun in the land of the Trident.
The Canton of Proudly presents
Paw Paw Conservation Club
Site Fee $5.00 not including the $3.00 non-member surcharge.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 15:38
The Barony of Skraeling Althing presents Feast of the Hare, November 10, 2007 at Villa Marconi, Ottawa, Ontario.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 14:55
Bordermarch's Autumn Melees is less then two months away! Time to set your calendars and make your plans!
Site opens Thursday noon and closes Sunday at Noon. November 15-18.
Experience some of the best battles in Ansteorra at Border Keep - Ansteorra's stone castle. Chivalric, Rapier, Siege, Combat Archery.. fight along side royalty and the best knights in the kingdom.
Bordermarch's 30th year History Museum, Toys for Tots Drive, Populace vote
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 14:47
The Shire of Seawinds invites you to join us as we choose our next defenders in the fields of chivalric, rapier, archery, arts & science, and bardic.
We have planned a Middle Eastern themed event that is sure to please!
HL Eleanor Elizabeth Caley is serving up a fabulous
middle eastern evening feast - served in proper
Persian style while lounging on the ground with
pillows. Breakfast and lunch will also be provided and
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 13:55
Peregrine recounts a wonderful day spent with members of the Shire of Quintavia in the Eastrealm at Crossroads at Canterbury, an event "inspired by those famous tales of Chaucer's."