Archive - Apr 10, 2008
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 20:24
The Collegium will be hosted at Wagonmaster RV Park in Sanger, TX, off of
I35. This will be as period an event as we can hold so most classes will be
under the shade of pavilions.
*Date:* Saturday, June 14th
*Time:* Classes will start around 10AM, gate will open at 9am
If you are interested in teaching, I will need the following information
from you as soon as possible:
Stargate (Sanger, Texas)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 20:00
Once again it is time to assemble in the Aarnimets Academy to share
one's knowledge of arts and sciences. This event focuses specially on
classes and different kinds of workshops.
The events open on Friday at 6 p.m. and closes on Sunday at 1 p.m.
Site: The site of this event is the beautiful camp site of Sorja
(Mrrintie 4, 38100 Karkku) in Vammala, near Tampere (and owned by
Tampereen kessiirtola ry). Sorja is in the best country side of
Barony of Aarnimets (Vammala, Finland)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 19:32
Donatello's David, the 15th century masterpiece housed at Florence's Bargello Museum, has had "work done" in the form of laser treatment to clean off residue, including gold leaf used "on the statue to highlight its wavy hair and clothing."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 19:25
The People's Barony of Bryn Madoc invites one and all to Dreamstone Tourney 29 to be held on April 18-20, 2008 at the large group camp at F.D. Roosevelt State Park near Pine Mountain, Georgia.
Their Excellencies Bryn Madoc invite you to Their Tourney to determine the new Champion of the Dreamstone. Other challenges await warriors and artisans alike. Come and join us for a weekend of fighting, food, and frivolity!
Barony of Bryn Madoc (Pine Mountain, Georgia)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 18:51
It is my pleasure to invite you all to Elfsea Springfaire the weekend
of May 2, 3 and 4, 2008.
We have many wonderful things planned. We will be holding our
competitions to choose our Titled Artisan and Titled Bard. We also
have the honor of hosting Guardian of the Gauntlet.
Not an artisan, rapier fighter or bard? It matters not! We also will
have heavy fighting scenarios, archery shoots and a Chirurgeon class
Barony of Elfsea (Hillsboro, Texas)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 18:46
The Barony of Rising Waters Invites you to The 21st Annual Lady Mary Memorial Tournament
Saturday May 10, 2008
Fort Erie Native Community Centre
796 Buffalo Rd. Fort Erie, ON.
Site Opens: 10am
Site Closes: midnight
Site Fee: Adult $8.00 ($3NMS in effect) Child (5-15) $4.00
Feast: Adult $12.00 Child (5-15) $6.00
Feast is Limited to 60 and is by reservation only. The deadline for
Barony of Rising Waters (Fort Erie, Ontario)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 18:33
Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the wilds of Tor Brant..
Alice and Fraser Rec Centre
1 Henan Road
Site opens: 10 AM closes:9:30 PM
Adult $6 Children 4-16 $2 Maximum Family rate $20
Cheques made payable to SCA-Tor Brant
Event Steward and Reservations: Lady Brennait firstname.lastname@example.org
Tor Brant (Pembroke, Ontario)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 17:59
Along the coast of Ansteorra stand two great Baronies, Stargate and Loch Soilleir, side by side. These Baronies invite you to the 1st annual combined Baronials and Stargate's 35th Baronial Championship Anniversary on April 19th.
In our first multi-group championship, the Baronies of Loch Soilleir and Stargate will each choose a Chivalric, Rapier, Archery, and Equestrian Champion. Double your chances to win! Expect interesting and challenging scenarios with great prizes and a wonderful feast at the end of a great day.
Baronies of Stargate and Loch Soilleir (Needville, Texas)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 17:54
"We're sort of a mob of misfits," said Lisa Theriot, aka Adelaide de Beaumont at a recent SCA gathering in the Barony of Bjornsborg, in an interview with Vincent T. Davis of the San Antonio (Texas) Express-News.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 16:02
The clock is ticking for reservations for Danse Mystere! Don't take a chance on missing this fabulous event -- Dancing! Dance lessons & dancing & more dancing! Investiture of Unser Hafen's new Baron & Baroness! Their Royal Highnesses and their Heirs will be in attendance! Games of chance and skill! Musicians & Magicians! Special activities for young lord and ladies! Dancing bears -- no wait -- Vicar Deotrich told me no on that one.
Canton of Bofharrach
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 15:42
1297 years and 4 days earlier, on April 29, 711, Tariq ibn Ziyad (Taric the One Eyed) swept into Visigothic Hispania. After his Berber armies arrived at Gibraltar, the Iberian Peninsula would never be the same again.
The influences brought by Tariq and his men would resonate through the Middle Ages and Renaissance, making this area a crossroads of music, literature, and social practices.
Marche of Gwyntarian (Akron, Ohio)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 14:59
It matters not the reason you loose your bow, ax, knife, or spear - be it for
combat, food, sport or to protect your home from the denizens of the wild -
Boonville, North Carolina is the place to be! The woods and fields around
Castle Elchenburg will be filled with beasts for your hunting pleasure!
This event is open to target archery, thrown weapons and atlatl. Newcomers
and beginners are welcome. Prizes will be given for each skill level. Plan to
Canton of Crois Brigte (Booneville, North Carolina)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 14:53
Come one and all to the biggest, most fun two-day Kingdom Collegium held in
Atenveldt in many years! The site is in the Barony of Tir Ysgithr at the
privately owned, Green Fields Country Day School (www.greenfields.org
6000 N Camino de la Tierra, Tucson, AZ 85741, less than a mile from I-10 at
the Orange Grove exit.
The site includes 14 classrooms, an auditorium for
Barony of Tir Ysgithr (Tucson, Arizona)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 14:44
Once again good gentles do we invite all that is good and great from these Sylvan Lands to celebrate the medieval origins of the carrousel and to give aide to the good gentles of the Herschell Carousel Museum.
Brass Ring Thing VIII: aka the Carrousel Museum Event
Barony of Rhydderich Hael & The Canton of Beau Fleuve
Saturday June 7, 2008
Barony of Rhydderich Hael & The Canton of Beau Fleuve
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 14:26
Kathryn reports that THL Gunndiarfr Magnúsarson was offered admittance into the Order of the Chivalry by Their Majesties of the Outlands at Their recent Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 10:14
The weight of historical swords has often been debated. J. Clements weighs in with his opinion in an online article for ARMA, The Association for Renaissance Martial Arts.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 06:55
The Honourable Lord Godfrey von Rheinfels has posted his photos from the recent Great Helm Tourney in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.