Archive - Jul 25, 2008

Fools to gather at Pennsic War!

Sophia the Orange reminds all fools and followers of fools that the annual Pennsic Fools Parade will take place Tuesday August 5, 2008 at 5:30 p.m. All are welcome!

Stefan's Florilegium updates for July 2008

THLord Stefan li Rous reports that he has added content to Stefan's Florilegium for July 2008.

Voyage of the Sea Stallion in Smithsonian

The July 2008 issue of Smithsonian Magazine features a cover story on last year's voyage of the Viking replica ship Sea Stallion. The ship is scheduled to return to Denmark this summer.

[ANS] Steppes Artisan

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The Barony of the Steppes is proud to present our Artisan event on August 16th, in which Steppes will host not one, not two, but three yes three Arts and Sciences Competitions.

The premier is for our titled Artisan of the Steppes, and is a body of work competition. The second is for anyone that has not ever won a competition title from any Barony, Shire or Canton; single entry only with limited documentation. Lastly, the children of Ansteorra (ages 5-12) are invited to display as many pieces as they like at Artisan in Location:
Barony of the Steppes (Allen, Texas)

[GLE] Knight's Academy

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Join Shire of Dragoun's Weal as we once again host an event dedicated to the Chivalric virtues of Honor and Courtesy as well as the Art of Armored Combat.

Knight's Academy is dedicated to help teach the Chivalric Code not just to fighters but to the entire populace. This year we will have TWO FULL DAYS of Classes and Fighting! Open panel discussions on the Knightly Virtues along with a Open Panel for all. Location:
Shire of Dragoun's Weal (Hattiesburg Mississippi)

[WES] Selviergard Family Day

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Selviergard is having a Family Day at the Mat-Su River Park on Saturday, 2 Aug. We have Pavilion A reserved for the whole day. There will be lots to do for all, including but not limited to: fighting, A & S, children's activities, chit chatting.

Food as well; the Baron and Baroness are bringing hamburgers and hot dogs, Fathir and Etain will bring a mix of sodas, diet green tea, water and juice, Location:
Barony of Selviergard (Palmer, Alaska)

[GLE] Aphar Faire

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The Shire of Lagerdamm proudly presents Aphar Faire - to be held in Conway, AR on 8/8-8/10.

There will be:

  • Heavy Fighting
  • Light Fighting
  • Archery
  • Equestrian Activities (YES you read correctly - Equestrian Activities)
  • Classes
  • Children's Activities
  • Merchants
  • and a wonderful feast prepared by Lord Ibrahim and THL Arianna...

Mark your calen Location:
Shire of Lagerdamm (Conway, Arkansas)

"Like paintball - but with more skill!"

“It’s a love of history and an interest of history that brings us together,” said Baroness Melisande de Canonwald about the SCA at the recent Push for Pennsic event at the Auglaize County Fairgrounds in Wapakoneta, Ohio. Kristin Reichardt of the Wapakoneta Daily News has the story. (photo)