Archive - Nov 28, 2008
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 19:23
Kubb, "a modern imitation of an old Viking game," is a combination of chess, horseshoes and bowling. It was also the focus of the October 26 Kubb 2008 Championship of the Carolinas in Salisbury, NC. Brent Johnson of the Salisbury Post was there to catch the action.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 17:47
Melandra of the Woods (Melinda Lafevers), Producer and Host of the Traditional and Folk Music Hour reports that the latest program features SCA-connected musicians and groups. The program aired November 29, 2008, but is available online by clicking on "original article" below.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 16:17
Friar Jak Graeme, Seneschal of the Palatine Barony of the Far West, reports that Lord Vail Visconti was the victor of the recent Coronet of the Palatine Barony of the Far West in Tokyo, Japan. Photos online.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 12:48
Vrank has posted photos from the recent Kingdom University event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 10:53
Come join the groups in the Central Region in Celebrating Carnivale! January 3, 2009
Delight yourselves in the visions of Italy during this magnificent season. Enjoy the sounds of our wandering performers or compete to be the Kingdom Bard in the Eisteddfod!
Test your luck at our period gaming tables!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 10:45
The Shire of Darton invites you to attend May Crown in Darton - Again! Enjoy a weekend of festivities centred around our finest fighters competing for their consorts to be the next Crown of Lochac.
Relax in our tavern on Friday night, watch the pageantry and chivalry of a crown tournament followed by a fabulous feast on the Saturday, and then on Sunday enjoy the spectacle of a rapier tourney.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 10:35
There will be a Southern Regional Fighter Practice at the Johnson Elementary School in Bridgeport, WV on Sunday December 7th from 2-6 PM. Our Southern Region Commander Sir Alonzio and others are coming down from Pittsburgh to provide training in spear and unit tactics.
It also gives us a chance to work with each other that we don't normally get except in the thick of things at an event.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-11-28 09:30
The art of hedge-laying pre-dates Roman Britain, a fact documented by Julius Caesar who wrote in 55 BCE, "It was fashioned of slender trees, bent over so that many branches came out along the length...so that it could not be penetrated or even seen through." Modern life has been hard on the hedges, but new interest may save the ancient craft.