Archive - Jan 18, 2008

Phillipos the Skeptic to be laureled in Atenveldt

The populace of the College of Brymstonne report that Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Atenveldt have offered Lord Phillipos the Skeptic entrance into the Order of the Laurel.

[AET] Regional Archery Practice

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Regional Archery practice will be Sunday Jan 20th from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Feel free to show up any time during those times to shoot. We will again be shooting at Gander Mountain in Johnson City. This is for the Winter Challenge.

The address is 528 Harry L. Dr Johnson City NY 13790 for those of you that would like to mapquest it. Location:
AEthelmearc (Johnson City, New York)

[MER] MidWinter Arts & Sciences Faire 2008

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The Barony of the South Downs invites you to join us for a day of Beauty and Fellowship at MidWinter Arts & Sciences Faire 2008 Saturday Only • February 9th • UUMAN • 11420 Crabapple Road • Roswell, GA 30075

Come share your Static or Performing Art projects in the beautiful sanctuary space and have them evaluated according to Kingdom A&S rules. Mingle in fellowship with fellow Artisans to discuss all manner of things as you see fit. Enjoy the delicious repast prepared as a Heavy Luncheon (buffet style). Stay for a festive Revel of combined European and Hafla music. Location:
Barony of the South Downs (Roswell, Georgia)

[DRA] Midwinter Feast

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It is yet again the cold and dark time of the year when you wish to simply curl up on a couch with a cup of something hot. But low 'n behold, there is also a better way to enjoy wintertime. Let us invite you to the Canton of Unikankare to celebrate the traditional Midwinter Feast, to be held at Ahtela youth camping centre in Sauvo (street address Ahtelantie 21), near Turku, Finland.

The site opens on Friday at Location:
Canton of Unikankare (Sauvo, Finland)

[CAI] Festival of the Rose

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Are you or your group CAID's next Bardic Idol? Be you Dancer, Drummer, Singer or Performer of any Stripe, Come and impress the masses (and our judges)!

You say you have a talented Warband, an Entertaining Household, or a Barony that rocks? Come to Festival of the rose, and strut your stuff (ahem, family safe, please.) Bring home the trophy for your area! Think of it as a musical Melee! Bring on the singing Pirates, the Viking Marching songs, and the Sea Shanties! Location:
Barony of Dun Or (Lancaster, California)

[ART] Birthday Bash XXII

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Greetings to the gentle folk throughout the great and mighty Kingdom of Artemisia. The populace of the Shire of Silver Keep is eagerly anticipating the Shire's upcoming birthday. We invite all to throw off the doldrums of winter and come celebrate our Shire's birthday at Birthday Bash XXII.

A traditional Bearpit tournament will be held to decide both our tournament and Shire's champions. A rapier tournament will also be held. Location:
Shire of Silver Keep (Bozeman, Montana)

The appeal of the armorer's craft

In an article for The Guardian, James Fenton looks at the armorer's craft and its continuing appeal to museum visitors.

Ansteorra Coronation photos online

Caelin on Andrede has posted a large album of photos from the recent Coronation in the Kingdom of Ansteorra on his Flickr website.