"War is a dish best served cold." It also requires endless practice. Therefore the Canton of Aire Faucon and the Order of Saint Aiden do hereby invite one and all to the Southern Regional War Practice to be held at the Pumpkin Center Club House, 2735 Clubhouse Rd, Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Southern Regional War Practice
February 16, 2008
Pumpkin Center Club House, Lincolnton, NC
Site Fees: $5/person. For that $5 you get:
Canton of Aire Faucon (Lincolnton, North Carolina)
Blaiddwyn College calls out for her Champions and supporters, Heralding a
call to gather nigh! The theme for this year's Winter Wolf is the Crusades.
Hail both the red and white colors of the College of
Blaiddwyn! Raise your voices and cheer your comrades as
they gather to learn, sing, fight and to vie for the positions only the most
talented, worthy, and valerous can earn. The
Defenders of Blaiddwyn hold illustrious titles. The Champion of Blaiddwyn
College of Blaiddwyn (Albuquerque, New Mexico)
This is a friendly reminder that the Shire's annual event, the Gathering of Crusaders, is a little over 3 weeks away. The event will be on Saturday, January 26th at Riverside Park next to the Territorial Prison. The event will feature the return of the Fighter's Pit, where you can bet on your favorite fighter (or just bribe the bookie to make sure he or she wins).
We'll also have some period games, lunch prepared by Ladies Imma and Constance, and the always popular auction.
Shire of Burning Sands (Yuma, Arizona)
Just a friendly reminder that there is regional dance practice January 6, 2008 from 1pm to 5pm. Come learn a new dance or practice and old one. All levels of experience are welcome. We will be learning the dances that will be danced at 12th night.
The Address is Elk's Endicott Lodge 619 N. Nanticoke Ave Endicott, NY 13760.
Take exit 67n Endicott, on to 26N go under the overpass and take the
Shire of Sterlynge Vayle (Endicott, New York)
I present to you a 2-day extravaganza of fighting geared to female fighters, there will also be classes for men and pickups to be had by all on Sunday. The Combat Symposium will be held March 1and 2, 2007, 10AM to 6PM.
The site for day one is at the St. Andrews United Methodist church in Weston Mills, NY.
The site for day two is Showers United Methodist church in Olean, NY
Food: We will be ordering out for food so plan ahead with some cash to cover pizza or Chinese
Shire of Blackwater (Olean, New York)
Estrella War is a week-long, annual event hosted and run by the Kingdom of Atenveldt.
Estrella War offers all the members of your family a chance to spend a week camping and living with thousands of others as part of a medieval town with a robust Merchant’s Row. Held in February at Canyon Moon Ranch in Florence, AZ, the event provides those who are interested in things Medieval with a diverse combination of the exciting activities offered by the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA). We invite you to explore the details of the event on these webpages, and to come join us in the warm Atenveldt Sun for a Glorious escape from the modern world!
Kingdom of Atenveldt (Florence, Arizona)
The Incipient Shire of Pavlok Gorod (Kodiak, AK) is pleased to announce the fifth annual celebration of tales from all cultures!! Traditional games and contests from the previous events will include: the potluck dishes with the best fairytale pun/ connection to a traditional tale and best documentation; best bardic rendition of a traditional tale; and Rapunzel's hair braiding.
New activities this year will include the
Incipient Shire of Pavlok Gorod (Kodiak, Alaska)
As winter rushes away and spring comes forth with a symphony of color . . .
blah, blah, blah, blah, blah. Cast off the shackles of propriety and answer
the call of mischief, mayhem, merry making and madcap frivolity. Join in the
silliness and fun that is March Madness.
There will be a FOOL'S TOURNEY for both heavy and rapier and of course all
are expected to show an appropriate level of foolishness in the lists.
Barony of Eskalya (Anchorage, Alaska)
Come celebrate the first signs of spring and show off the projects you have been working on all winter. Join the Baron and Baroness and watch as they choose the next A&S Champion.
Also we will be hosting Ithra classes, and a feast. Please help us decorate the feast hall and show off you persona by decorating your table in the fashion that would have been used at your spring celebration. Feast seating is limited please contact the autocrat to reserve a space. Check the kingdom and baronial website for feast menu and more information about the Ithra classes.
Barony of Dragon's Laire (Bainbridge Island, Washington)
A day of Tournament for all and sundry. We will have a Canterbury Tournement for Heavy Combat. After the Tournament there will be a potluck style dinner. Bring your preferred seasonal medieval dish.
The Barony of The Osprey is celebrating 30 glorious years in the SCA and 15 years of being a Barony!!! In the great Kingdom of Meridies!!!!! Please come and celebrate with us on Jan 18-20 at the WOW site in Evergreen Al.
There will be lots of great fighting a menagerie of games and fun
classes for the light of heart,with a hearty feast to follow
Not to mention a hot travelers faire on Friday night with breakfast on Saturday
Barony of The Osprey (Evergreen, Alabama)
It is the 12th Century. The Civil War in England continues between those who support Stephen and those who support Maud. In the end Henry, Maud's son, will start the Plantagenet line. The little town of Ardanroe, of no strategic location in the great battles, has opened its gates for the Winter Faire before the Lenten season starts. All are welcome to compete for prizes and favors from this secluded town on the Welsh border.
Shire of Ardanroe (Doyline, Louisiana)
Gulf Wars is a week long event traditionally between the Kingdom of Ansteorra and Kingdom of Trimaris. It takes place at Kings Arrow Ranch in Lumberton, Mississippi, and is hosted by the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.
Attendance is currently around four thousand. It attracts a temporary community of people from throughout the known world, all willing to suspend life in the 21st Century for a week and pretend they are living before the year 1600.
Kingdom of Gleann Abhann (Lumberton, Mississippi)
Archaeologists have uncovered parts of Prague's oldest ramparts, dating back to the 9th and 10th centuries. The remnants of the wall, which was part of one of Prague's main entrance gates, were discovered in the cellar of the Academy of Performing Arts building.
How do you make a really luscious brocade even more beautiful? Try beading it! Gael Stirler offers a tutorial on how to bead brocades in the November 2007 Renstore newsletter: Beading Brocades: For gifts and personal adornment.