Archive - Mar 18, 2008

[OUT] Irish Dinner and a Tourney

For all you Celts (even just for a day!) out there, in celebration of St. Patty's Day, an Irish Dinner & A Tourney!

March 21, 2008
6:00pm to 9pm

Jefferson County Fairgrounds
15200 W 6th Ave
Golden, CO 80401
(see directions below)

Because Irish eyes are smiling, but also to welcome our newcomers!

Your autocrat for this D&T is Lady Maire Dooley Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Golden, Colorado)

How castles work

On the How Stuff Works website, Dr. Craig Freudenrich discusses how castles work, including a history of castles, how sieges are accomplished and how defenses work.

[ATL] Hidden Mountain Baronial Birthday and Investiture

It has been four years and Rowen and Guillaume have represented our Barony well. Sadly it is time to say goodbye as they move on to newer pursuits. Come join Their Majesties as they Invest our new Baron and Baroness onto the thrones of Hidden Mountain.

Martial Activities: There will be Heavy and Rapier Tournaments throughout the day from which Their Excellencies will be choosing their new Champions. Location:
Barony of Hidden Mountain (Cheraw, South Carolina)

[NOR] Northshield Coronation of Lars and Mary

Northshield Coronation of Lars and Mary Co-Sponsored by the Barony of Nordskogen and College of Nordleigh Saturday, April 19, 2008

Bridgewater Elementary School
401 Jefferson Parkway
Northfield, MN 55057

Site directions: 40 minutes south of Minneapolis on I-35. Take exit 69 for MN-19 toward Northfield/New Prague. Turn left (West) at Lonsdale Blvd (still MN-19), proceed about 7 miles following MN-19. MN-19 becomes 5th Street West. Turn right (South) at Division Street South. Proceed through town to Jefferson Parkway, turn right on Jefferson Parkway. This is one building North of the previously published site. Online mapping software is wrong. Location:
Barony of Nordskogen and College of Nordleigh (Northfield, Minnesota)

[NOR] Border Skirmish

As the cold air fades, the snow melts and the warmer winds tantalize us with their promise of spring our thoughts turn to everything we enjoy so much about the summer. Most especially camping and good friends! Come on out to Border Skirmish this year and renew your old acquaintances and make some new ones. Get ready to fight, sing, shoot archery, take classes and generally have fun!

Border Skirmish "Sed Ludes Solum Est 2" (It's STILL Just a Game!) Location:
Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr (Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin)

Atenveldt Knights Two at Estrella War

TRM Eduard II & Asa II of Atenveldt knighted two at Estrella War.

Reburial for Anglo Saxon remains

A funeral service, spoken in Anglo-Saxon, will be held in North Lincolnshire, England, to re-inter over three thousand skeletons that were discovered there almost three decades ago. The bones were disinterred as part of a study on the history of diseases.