Archive - Jan 6, 2011

[GLE] Swamp Romp

Shire Troll Fen's Swamp Romp/TOC Qualifier January 28 - 30, 2011

[AET] Region 5 Heavy Practice

The Barony of Delftwood will be hosting a regional heavy weapons fight practice on Sunday, January 15th beginning at noon. I invite all that would hone their martial skills and have a good time to attend.

[MER] L'academie Talmere - CANCELLED

This is a FREE, one-day collegium. Class tracks to include Late Period Costuming, Music, RUM Basics, Accessories & Embellishments, and Early Period Costuming.

[ATL] Spring Assessment of the Army

To the Warriors of Atlantia, Heed your King's call to arms and come join us for a weekend of training and battle as we prepare to answer the call to War. Your King, Prince and Warlords have scheduled a day of training in preparation for the upcoming Gulf War and Blackstone Raids. This will not be a day for tourneys but for honing the skills of War. Melee training, melee training and more melee training.

[LOC] Weekend of Archery

Looking for an event between Canterbury Faire and Rowany Festival which is a lot smaller? Want to travel light and leave the armour at home (unless you would enjoy being a target for combat archery!!)

[GLE] Gleann Abhann War Practice

The Shire of Iron Ox would like to invite fighters light and heavy to a Gleann Abhann War Practice which will be held on the 22nd of January 2011.

[WES] Mid Winter Collegium

Join the Barony of Selviergard as we host our Fifth Baronial Collegium! Hot beverages will be provided. There will be an hour and one-half set aside for a brown bag lunch in the middle of the day. No food will be provided, so please bring your own!

[CAL] Bellewode Heraldic, Scribal and Dance Symposium

The Bellewode Heraldic, Scribal and Dance Symposium April 9th, 2011

[CAI] Twelfth Night in Lyondemere

Mark your calendars for January 8 and we'll finish up the winter holiday season with joyous merrymaking (and full stomachs!). We are pleased to announce that the Bard of Caid competition will be held and we look forward to enjoying and sharing the rich bardic talent that thrives in Caid.

[DRA] Midwinter Feast

Let us invite you to the Canton of Unikankare to celebrate the traditional Midwinter Feast, to be held at Ahtela youth camping centre in Sauvo (street address Ahtelantie 21), near Turku, Finland.

[ATE] Granholme War Practice

Come practice for Estrella War in the Shire of Granholme on January 16, 2011. The war practice will be happening at Dave White Regional Park, 2121 North Thornton Road, Casa Grande Arizona 85293, Ramada D (that is the big one). 

[WES] Darkwood Winter Archery Tourney

Prove your prowess with the deadliest of tools: The bow, the sword and...the  serving spoon!  Join the Barony of Darkwood for our Winter Archery Tourney and participate in the Canton of Hawks Haven's period appetizer cook-off and live-steel bottle-cutting contest! 

[ATL] Ponte Alto Investiture

It is a heartbreaking day for the populace of Ponte Alto as we gather together to wish a fond farewell to Baron James de Biblesworth and Baroness Katharine Devereaux. Our monumental sorrow is tempered with a great joy, as Their Majesties will invest Lord Drogo Rainulf de Dragonera and Lady Adina von der Heide to oversee Their lands in Ponte Alto!

[EAL] Skraeling Althing Twelfth Night

The Canton of Caldrithig Presents The Barony of Skraeling Althing Twelfth Night Puppets & Pies January 8, 2011

Three to attain peerages in Calontir

At the recent Kris Kinder event in the Kingdom of Calontir, Their Majesties Ashir and Maerwynn invited three of Their subjects to consider elevation to peerages.

[ATL] Ymir XXXVI

Their Excellencies Girard and Guenievre and the Barony of Windmasters' Hill invite you to join us the weekend of February 18-20, 2011 for Ymir XXXVI at the Betsy Jeff Penn 4H Center in Reidsville, NC. 

[LOC] Rowany Festival

Rowany Festival 2011 will commence with Opening Court on Thursday the 21st of April with Closing Court on the evening of Monday the 25th of April, clearing site on Tuesday the 26th. Again to be held at the lush and green Glenworth Valley in Peats Ridge, NSW. This, the biggest event of the Kingdom’s calendar, will bring you the best our kingdom has to offer.

[ANS] Steppes Twelfth Night

Greetings Good Gentles, Please join us on January 8, 2011 to celebrate Twelfth Night with the Barony of the Steppes

[NOR] Old Twelvey Night

Come celebrate Twelfth Night the old way! games! music! dance! theatre! contests! Stretch your mind at the classes and your purse strings at the merchants and raffle. Revel with Royalty. Lavish gifts on friends and family.

[GLE] Turf Wars II

Driven from his home, Morgan of Osprey sought solace in the new Kingdom of Gleann Abhann and rose to become Baron of Seleone. Now his brother Lex; Baron of Osprey, jealous of Morgan's success and wealth, seeks to add the Golden Shores of Seleone to his own holdings.

[GLE] Candlelight Camp 2011

It is the year 1313. After the destruction of the Knights Templar by Phillip IV, rumors abound about a hidden treasure, waiting to be found. Join the Barony of Small Gray Bear for a day of revelry, adventure, and mystery! Just remember:  X never, EVER marks the spot!

A burial at Viking World

On December 1, 2010, the bones of an 1,100-year-old pagan were interred at the Viking World museum in Reykjanesbaer, Iceland. The remains, first discovered in 1868, are part of an exhibit on ancient pagan burials.

Restorations due at Westminster Abbey before royal wedding

The announcement that the upcoming wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton comes as mana from heaven for officials responsible for the upkeep of Westminter Abbey, the site of the spring nuptials.