Archive - May 2007
Submitted by Vallawulf on Wed, 2007-05-23 12:54
Welcome! All ye gentlefolk of the great kingdoms from around the knowne world are hereby invited to attend Highlands War XIII, hosted by the Barony of Ered Sul in the Kingdom of Atenveldt!
This event is held in the cool pine forests of the high mountains surrounding Flagstaff, AZ, and will take place from Fri., Jul. 27 - Mon., Jul. 30, 2007.
Come cool your brow and enjoy festivities and events in the clean and cool air of our beautiful mountain barony!
Barony of Ered Sul (Flagstaff, Arizona)
Submitted by Vallawulf on Wed, 2007-05-23 12:43
The day draws nigh for Atenveldt’s Kingdom Arts and Sciences Competition. This year, the date has changed to Sat., Jul. 14. Please join us for a wonderful day full of the arts!
Location: The event will be held at the Fountain of Life Church (710 S. Kolb Road, Tucson). Please note that the site is dry. Smoking is in designated areas only, and pets are not allowed.
Schedule: The site will be open from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Please allow yourself time for setting up your arts display.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-05-23 12:30
The Shire of Lost Forest invites you all to attend Calontir's Arts & Sciences Championships and Trilevels.
Saturday - July 14th, 2007
9:00am - 8:00pm
Hosted for FREE by the
Shire of Lost Forest
THIS EVENT IS FREE!
Site opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 8:00 p.m. Setup at 8:00 a.m.
The site is in the Shire of Lost Forest, Warrensburg, MO on Central Missouri State University's Campus in the Student Union Ballroom at the corner of Clark & Holden Streets.
Shire of Lost Forest (Warrensburg, Missouri)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-05-23 12:10
SAGAN IS COMING! SAGAN IS COMING!! IT IS TRAINING TIME AGAIN!
Heavy and Rapier fighters:
Mark your Calendars for Friday July 27th , Saturday July 28th, and Sunday July 29th.
This is a continuation of what we studied last year with Sir Sagan.
I have posted the notes from his last visit to the Oerthan List under "Files".
It is recommended that you access these notes as a refresher, and study up. That way we can take full advantage of his training in the limited time frame.
Eskalya (Anchorage, Alaska)
Submitted by Vallawulf on Wed, 2007-05-23 10:30
For those who love sailing ships, the famous British ship and "world's last surviving tea clipper," Cutty Sark, has been burned in what police are calling a "suspicious" circumstance.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-05-23 06:28
Sean of the Chipendales has posted video from Crown Tournament and a gallery of photos from the recent Coronation in the Kingdom of Calontir.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Tue, 2007-05-22 18:56
The Autocrats for the Atenveldt Kingdom Arts & Sciences Collegium welcome all gentles of the glorious Kingdom of Atenveldt to join us on June 2 in the Barony of Sundragon for a beautiful day of education and fun.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-05-22 17:16
Rim Country (Pine, Arizona) rocked recently with the sound of sword striking armor when members of the SCA brought their game to the Pine-Strawberry Senior Center for a weekend tournament. Max Foster of the Payson Roundup covered the event.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-05-22 16:12
The Shire of Brantestone Proudly Presents The Kingdom of Meridies Arts &Sciences Faire
Camp Woodmen of the World, North Alabama
414 WOW Road,
Blountsville AL 35031
The Shire of Brantestone sends a request for all of the Kingdoms Artisans and Skilled Gentles to come and display your excellence and prowess during a weekend of fun, competitions and classes! All kingdom arts and sciences rules and categories apply. Besides classes, there will be guild meetings, information tables and artists corners where you can work on your projects or learn something new from others.
Shire of Brantestone (Blountsville, Alabama)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-05-22 15:36
The Baronies of Nordskogen and Jaravellir present Warriors and Warlords XIV.
Warriors and Warlords XIV will be held at:
Chippewa Valley Music Festivals
24447 County Highway S
Cadott, WI 54727
Hosted by the Baronies of Nordskogen and Jararvellir.
The event runs from Thursday, July 5 to Sunday, July 8, 2007.
Important! All attendees are required to familiarize themselves with the site rules! Please read the following carefully:
Baronies of Nordskogen and Jararvellir (Cadott, Wisconsin)
Submitted by Vallawulf on Tue, 2007-05-22 13:48
Sir Tiernan mor dal Cais, inspired by HE Baroness Miranda Faoiltiarna, OP, was the victor in the An Tir Crown Tournament on May 19.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-05-22 10:26
Sir Tristen reports that videos from the Spring 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc have been added to the SCA Crown Tournament Video Collection.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Tue, 2007-05-22 06:25
HE Viscount Sir Uther von Ziemer and HE Viscountess Kenna nic Ahearne are the new Crown Prince and Princess of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-05-21 19:50
Lord Gawin der Fuchs has posted an album of photos from the recent Candlelight Camp event in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-05-21 15:01
Goshen, Pennsylvania swordsmith John Lundemo has earned an international reputation as for collectors of steel blades, but 25 years ago, he was just a guy in the SCA learning to fight with wooden swords.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-05-21 12:16
Eirik Andersen has posted a large album of photos from the Kingdom of Ealdormere's Spring 2007 Coronation on the Two Ravens website.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-05-21 08:58
Sixth graders at Dartmouth Middle School (Riverside County, California) learned all about the wonders of the Middle Ages when members of the local SCA group took them on a trip back in time.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-05-21 06:44
In a review for The Guardian, Ian Pindar discusses a new book about bubonic plague: Justinian's Flea by William Rosen, an "impressive study of the bubonic plague and its impact on history."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-05-20 20:57
SCA members from the Barony of the Far West (Korea) have posted a video of the recent 2007 Baronial Coronet Heavy Weapons Championship on YouTube.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-05-20 16:23
Darrell Todd Maurina of the Waynesville (Missouri) Daily Guide visited and photographed members of the Shire of Calonais Nuadh as they camped on the Roubidoux Creek for Frog Fest.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-05-20 13:03
Lady Alexandria Wright of the Barony of Bright Hills has posted photos of the Procession of Atlantia's Spring Crown Tourney on Photobucket.
Submitted by dov on Sun, 2007-05-20 09:33
Archaeologists in Greece have discovered a rare 2,700-year-old piece of fabric inside a copper urn from a burial they speculated imitated the elaborate cremation of soldiers described in Homer's "Iliad."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-05-20 06:24
SCAtoday.net reporter Jane Stockton shares her photos of the recent Bloodtree
Festival demo in the Barony of Mordenvale. She also recommends an album by Lady Taysias.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-05-19 19:56
Lady Medb has posted an album of photos from the recent Spring 2007 Coronation in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-05-19 17:37
Master Hogge de Watlynge (aka Master Huen Damebrigge of Gode Cookery) has created a YouTube channel with videos relating to "Medieval & Renaissance food, cookery, feasts, and related subjects."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-05-19 14:18
Dunstan LeHeryngmongere, Poeta Atlantiae, has announced that this year's Pennsic War will again offer budding poets the chance to shine with the Knowne World Poetic Challenge, a competition to produce a poem with a heroic theme.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-05-19 11:42
OK, you'll see anything on YouTube. This time it's "copinated" offering his rendition of "Star Wars"... on the bagpipe...
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-05-19 06:31
Ianuk has posted a slideshow of photos from the Tir Ysgithr Archery Championships on the Kodak Easy Share website.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-05-18 17:30
Eirik Andersen has posted an album of photos from the recent Septentrian Investiture on his Two Ravens website.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-05-18 15:03
In an interview with Conor Newman, an archaeology professor at the National University of Ireland, Galway, Melissa Block of NPR's All Things Considered learns about the recent discovery of a celtic temple near Ireland's Tara.