Archive - Oct 14, 2010

"Rare and exquisite" Roman lantern found in England

21-year-old metal detectorist Danny Mills delighted local archaeologists when he discovered an extremely rare 1st - 3rd century Roman lantern near Sudbury, England. The bronze lantern is believed to be the only one of its kind in Britain. (photo)

[DRA] Celebration of St. Cecilia

Last year's success is back! Again, there will be a Saturday filled with several different workshops where you can practice singing in a choir, playing instruments, and dancing, with sessions for beginners to the intermediate. In the evening there will be a beautiful ball, with majestic music performed, fabulous food served, and, of course, a lot of dancing.

[LOC] Lochac Officers Training Symposium

An invitation to all group officers in Lochac to attend the Lochac Officers Training Symposium

[LOC] St Florians Baronial Changeover

Come join the great Barony of St Florians de la Riviere as it witnesses the stepping down of Baron Giles Leabrook & Baroness Maud le Letiere, & the investiture of the new Baron & Baroness, Master Sir Bain of Stornaway & Lady Bianca Foscari.

Scott Farrell discusses modern chivalry on "These Days on KPBS"

On September 9, 2010, Maureen Cavanaugh interviewed Scott Farrell, AKA Duke Guillaume de la Belgique, about chivalry in the modern age for the radio program These Days on KPBS. Farrell is a contributor to the new book Martial Arts and Philosophy.

[OUT] Great Hunt

The Shire Gleann Medonach, Kingdom of the Outlands, invites our neighbors to participate in our Great Hunt, Oct 22-24, 2010 at Artesia, NM

[EAL] Feast of the Hare 31

Caldrithig presents Feast of the Hare 31 Saturday, November 6, 2010

[ART] Iron Balls

Hear Yea!  Hear Yea!  The noble Shire of Twae Linnes extends our wishes to all the populace of our great Kingdom of Artemisia to come join us in our birthday celebration.

[MID] Road to Canterbury

The Marche of Gwyntarian presents: Road to Canterbury: Pilgrims and Peasants Welcome

[MID] Scheherezade’s Tourney and Feast

Scheherezade’s Tourney and Feast October 23, 2010 Monroe County Fairgrounds

[LOC] Surveying Expedition 2011

Maison del Mas are proud to welcome you once again to their lands for the annual Surveying Expedition.

[MER] Northern Regional Fighter Practice

I wanted to put this out here, just in case anyone might be up in our neck of the woods on October 17th. The first regional fighter practice held in this round was hosted by Glaedenfeld the day after Tavern Brawl and was a real blast! We hope to have as big or better a turn out up here in Murray!

[EAL] Ealdormere Arts and Sciences Faire

Kingdom of Ealdormere Arts and Sciences Faire Presented by the Barony of Rising Waters November 13, 2010

Fairies and pirates at Santa Fe Renaissance Fair

14th century Spain was the setting for the recent Santa Fe Renaissance Fair where costumed performers and members of the SCA welcomed the public to step back in history and become a "pirateer or a nobleman." Phaedra Haywood  of the Santa Fe New Mexican has the story. (photos)