Archive - Aug 15, 2009

SCA: "An excellent hobby"

Oklahoma couple Isabel Barton and Karl Ludoph (Charles Lydolph and Tracy Garner) enjoy "bringing history to life" in their local SCA group. Steve Biehn, staff writer for the Daily Ardmoreite (Ardmore, Oklahoma) interviewed them recently for a feature story. (photo)

[EAL] A Kid in King Roak’s Court

Come join us for a day of medieval classes and entertainment for kids and parents alike at A Kid in King Roak’s Court a.k.a. The Children’s Event

BrewFest

On August 22, 2009, Fred Brezel will host Brewfest at Cooper's Lake Campground in Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania, the site of the Pennsic War.

[GLE] Slay the Hydra

Come with us as we celebrate an ancient time. The time of the gods. A time of myth and legend. As we celebrate the mighty civilization of the Mediterranean. Compete in the Greek Olympias. Slay the deadly Hydra to hear your name echoed threw the ages. Win the favor of Zeus by collecting the tokens of the gods. Compete in Gladiator combat to win your freedom.

[LOC] St Catherine's Faire

Come One, Come All, to the beautiful surrounds of Camp Sladdin in the bounteous Barony of Ildhafn as we celebrate the Feast Day of our Patron Saint.

Come prepared for a weekend of tournaments, wars, sumptuous comestibles, arts and sciences classes, market, and divers entertainments.

Their Majesties Gabriel and Constanzia will be in attendance so this promises to be a great

[OUT] Newcomers Festival 2009

As the warm summer breezes give way to the crisp clear days of fall, come join us for a day of all the best of SCA activities and festivities!

Nuns a-plenty

Obsessed with nuns? Looking for good research sources? Or just interested in a good read with ecclesiastical flair? The New Yorker Magaine's Book Bench looks at seven essential books about nuns.

[MID] Melee at Roswell 2009

Pennsic may be over, but there is still plenty of summer fun left! Join us for this weekend of camping at a beautiful site just northeast of New Philadelphia, Ohio. Melee at Roswell has classes, merchants, archery, rapier and armoured combat, thrown weapons, and our famous “potluck picnic” on Saturday night.

[NOR] Coronation of Seigfried & Elizabeth

The Shire of Korsvag is proud to present the Royal Coronation of Seigfried von Kulmbach & Elizabeth of Bright Sands