Archive - Feb 14, 2008

Stefan's Florilegium updates for February 2008

THLord Stefan li Rous has posted updates to Stefan's Florilegium for February 2008.

Day of Blood

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DAY of BLOOD, March 29th, 2008 Now that the Shire of Hrafnafjordr has awoken from its winter rest, we would like invite all to take part in our annual Day of Blood tournament. This event will again feature a heavy prize tourney, A&S contest of best roman footwear, a Roman Chariot Race, and we will again call for a champion of the shire. Yes that means two heavy tourneys (Blood, Blood, Blood)! Location:
Shire of Hrafnafjordr (Soldotna, Alaska)

[CAI] Potrero War

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The Barony of Calafia wishes to cordially extend an invitation to the entirety of the Knowne World to join us once again for a weekend of fighting, frolicking, and revelry in the shade of the beautiful oak trees of Potrero.

Potrero War
Hosted by the Barony of Calafia, in the Kingdom of Caid, at the Potrero Regional Park
Thursday May 22, 2008 - Monday May 26, 2008

This year we have added an extra day to the Potrero War experience. Gates will open at 10am Thursday for those who choose to spend an extra day with us and at 8am Friday for all other attendees. Attending Thursday will cost an additional $5 for adults and children over the age of 13, but only an additional $2 for children between the ages of 6-12. Children under the age of 5 continue to be guests of the Barony. There will be combat scenarios or tournaments on Friday. Location:
Barony of Calafia (Potrero, California)

Princeton acquires Sarmas Collection

Princeton University Library's Department of Rare Books and Special Collections has acquired the Sarmas Collection of coins from 13th-14th century Greece. The 800-coin collection will "help researchers deepen their knowledge about a period of Middle Age history that has been little understood by scholars."

Known World Players announce auditions for Pennsic 37's "Medea" production

THL Tyzes Sofia (called Zsof) has announced that audition times have been set for the Known World Players' production of Medea which will take place at Pennsic XXXVII.

Historic Lochac photos online

Gwynfor Lwyd reports that he has uploaded over 200 historic photos from the Kingdom of Lochac onto his Flickr website.

SCA Position Opening - Corporate Treasurer

The Board of Directors is accepting applications for the position of Corporate Treasurer. This is a part-time, paid position, which requires approximately 5-10 hours per week except when finalizing the yearly budget.