Archive - Mar 2007

March 2nd

Hrim Schola XI

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The Shire of Frosted Hills welcomes you to Hrim Schola XI, our annual schola celebrating the fiber arts. As is custom, classes will be scheduled throughout the day with enough time in between to enjoy Oksana Goncharova's sideboard, shop and schmooze. Merchants are welcome but tables are limited, so please contact the autocrat to reserve tables. Come, teach, learn, eat, shop, enjoy!

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Shire of Frosted Hills (Millbrook, New York)

Bunnies in the Wind

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The snow is melting. Birds are singing. Flowers are blooming. Bunnies are…well… Please consider joining the Shire of Windkeep in a celebration of spring, and Bunny Stuff. Throughout the day games involving the rascally rabbit shall occur. Prizes are on tap for the best use of bunny in garb, table setting, song, and dance. A bunny food sideboard will be available throughout the afternoon for those thoughtful grazers. See Bunny Henge, Little Bunny Foo Foo, and all manner of bunny displays. THL Noemi promises a repast fit for even the most discerning rabbit. If the Crown attends and so wishes, Court will be held. Location:
Shire of Windkeep (Cheyenne, Wyoming)

Ancient Indian manuscripts online

The Indian government has created a website to house a database of 1.8 million ancient texts which will be searchable in both Hindi and English. "The National Electronic Catalogue of Manuscripts, Kritisampada provides information of individual manuscripts, manuscript collections and printed catalogues."

Meridies Spring Crown Tournament

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The Shire of Arenal will host the Kingdom of Meridies Spring Crown Tournament on May 4-6, 2007 at the WOW Camp in River Springs, Alabama.

http://www.shireofarenal.com/index.htm Location:
Shire of Arenal (River Springs, Alabama)

Cudgel War V

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It is 1596, and the peasants are sharpening their pitchforks and reaching for their cudgels. For too long have the nobility and military oppressed the downtrodden honest farmers, until their patience has worn thin. It is now time to march for war!

Cudgel War is here for the fifth time! This time bigger and better than ever before. Come and experience the bright Aarnimets summer at its best. We have three days of brutal battles based on the historical Location:
Canton of Humalasalo (Aarnimetsä, Finland)

Gleann Abhann Spring Coronation

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Come join in the celebration as we celebrate the The Kingdom of Gleann Abhann Spring Coronation at Camp HS Jacobs in Utica, Mississippi.

This is of course should the fates frown on their Majesties Padruig and Linnett. The Red Rose Ball will follow a feast to remember, prepared by Mistress Sarita Vashti al Coya. Come join us as the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann celebrates the crowning of the 4th King and Queen of Gleann Abhann. Location:
Barony of Grey Niche (Utica, Mississippi)

Lochac classic

Bartholomew in the Kingdom of Lochac has announced that several album of photos from the early days of the Kingdom are now available to view on the Southron Gaard website.

March 1st

"Unusual building features" found inside Bodiam Castle

Archaeologists are puzzled by the discovery of a wall and "circular feature" inside the Great Hall area of Bodiam Castle in East Sussex, England. The mysterious ruins might be part of an 18th Century gardener's cottage, or they might be part of the original medieval hall.

Cellach mac Cormaic Knighted at Midrealm Tournament of Chivalry

At Tournament of Chivalry in the Barony of Fenix on February 17, Their Majesties Bardolph and Brigh invited Duke Edmund of Hertford into Court, where His Grace asked Their Majesties to elevate Cellach mac Cormaic into the ranks of the Order of Chivalry, making him a Knight of the SCA.

Coventry pub renovation reveals dark past

Renovations on the Four Provinces Pub in Coventry, England have unearthed human remains dating to the 12th century. The bones show evidence of leprosy.

Martin of Rivenstar's Estrella photos online

Martin of Rivenstar from the West Kingdom has posted the first of his albums of photos of Estrella XXIII on the smugmug.com website.