Archive - Apr 14, 2011

Seeking photos of Countess Elaina for memorial

Countess Tamara Di Firenze has asked us to publish a request from Master Cerdic, for those SCA folk who may have photographs of Countess Elaina.

Ealdormere mourns Countess Elaina Oaklawn

Baroness TSivia bas Tamara v'Amberview reports that Countess Elaina Oaklawn, known to many as "Miss-Information" at Pennsic, has died in the Kingdom of Ealdormere.

[MID] Mayfaire XIV

Come and join us for the melting of the snows and the new spring as we mark another year together in the Middle Kingdom!

[MER] Hit List

We the Barony of the Osprey do wish to extend an invitation to one and all to join us for a journey down the Silk Road in this the Year of the Metal Rabbit. Please come and join us at historic Fort Gaines on Dauphin Island for a weekend of fighting, feasting, and fun.

[NOR] Rumble in the Forest V

The Canton of Coille Stoirmeil Would like you to join us in the Forest for the Ruummbbllle! RUMBLE IN THE FOREST V May 6th -8th

[CAL] St. George And The Dragon

St. George And The Dragon. Activities include Fighting tourneys, Archery, Equestrian tourney, as well as A&S competitions!

[AET] May Day II: When Pigs Fly!

The newly-minted Shire of Angels Keep invite all and sundry to join us for May Day II: When Pigs Fly!

[AET] Brass Ring Thing XI

Once again, good gentles, do we invite all that is good and great from these Sylvan Lands to celebrate the medieval origins of the carousel and to give aid to the good gentles of the Herschell Carousel Museum!

[ANS] Defender of the Flame

The populace of Glaslyn wishes to invite all to attend their Defender of the Flame event to take place on April 15 - 17 at the Wagonmaster RV Park in Sanger, Texas. Chivalric, Rapier, Archery & Bardic Defender of the Flame will fight for the title, in addition to the Keepers of the Flame to be chosen by the Ladies of Glaslyn.

[NOR] Northshield Rapier Academy

Working with the Minister of the Academy, Dona Sibyl Sevenoke, we are pleased to announce that the 2011 Northshield Rapier Academy will be held in the Shire of Coldedernhale (Fort Pierre, SD) on October 14-16, 2011

[NOR] Schützenfest 2011

Schützenfest is the bi-annual celebration of missile weapons for the Barony of Nordskogen. Schützenfests (which can be translated as marksmen's festivals) were originally spring festivals and took place in both Germany and Switzerland.

[ATE] Practicum of the Sword V

Come join us in the Barony of Starkhafn for swordsmanship, friends, and food!

[CAI] Great Western War XIV

Great Western War XIV is back and runs October 5-10, 2011 - If you have never been, it is high time that you did. Do you like fighting? There is lots of it.

[MER] Dreamstone Tourney XXXII

Come one, come all, as we frolic and revel to the sights and sounds of Shakespeare's world in a weekend of fun and laughter.

[ANT] Hocktide Emprise

The shires of Glyn Dwfn and Southmarch (in the farthest southern reaches of the realm) are pleased to bring you this wonderful event that offers something for everyone. This is not your grandpater's equestrian event!

[LOC] Stowe on the Wowld 8th Birthday Tavern Feast

The Canton of Stowe on the Wowld is pleased to invite all good gentles to join us at the Owl & Acorn Tavern to toast to 8 great years of Stowe.

[CAL] Melon Wars VII

Melon Wars 7 - April 29 - May 1, 2011 Langwood Education Center - 14001 H Av - Grandview, IA 52653

Ontario Welsh Festival

We invite you to join us in at the Sheraton Fallsview Hotel in Niagara Falls from April 29 to May 1, 2011. Join us in friendship, in song and in celebration. Let’s keep the tradition of our Ontario Welsh Festival alive and vibrant. To accomplish this, we need your support and presence next year and in the years ahead.

[ATL] Southern Atlantia Archery Day

The Canton of Crois Brigte invites you to come to the fields at the Castle Elchenburg for a fun filled weekend of target archery.

Katrina von Rosenberg to become Pelican in Atenveldt

Lady Arianna reports that a vigil will be held at the upcoming Atenveldt Coronation for THL Katrina von Rosenberg to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

[ART] Spring Thaw

Come, join the Shire of Twae Linnes to welcome spring with an event for all. If you enjoy weapons flying in the air or clanking together then make your pilgrimage to Gooding Idaho on April 16, 2010.

[CAL] Lilies War XXV

War of the Lilies is an annual event held in the center of the Kingdom of Calontir in June. It has been said that Lilies is so much like a vacation, you may forget it is a war, and it is our hope to continue that tradition.

[OUT] St Sebastian's Archery

The St. Sebastian's Summer Archery Tournament is scheduled for this June, yes, June not July. As always our devious shoot master Eirikr will keep your bow strings humming.

[ATE] Bacchanal

It's time to don your chiton or toga again this spring with the College of Brymstonne! Springtime calls us with faint melodies of laughter and play. Soon the cozy warmth of the sun will have us basking in its beauty! And with April at its end, we celebrate May Day in the Roman tradition of the festival of Floralia!

[NOR] Northshield Officers' Day and Newcomer Seminar

Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr Presents: Kingdom of Northshield Officers' Day and Newcomer Seminar

[MER] Iris Faire

The Shire of Glaedenfeld invites all to our annual Iris Faire! The event will include a full day of fighting with our traditional Golden Iris and Silver Iris Tourneys.

[ATE] Wasteland Wars

As the warm dry winds "gently" blow across the high desert wasteland...the Shire of Windale brings you the Wasteland Games!

[OUT] Outlands Spring Coronation

The Winter King has maintained the strength of the Kingdom through the dark cold nights and terrible War. Spring has come and the Stags have fought to establish their Supremacy for the Summer Throne. A Victor has been declared and a new Consort will grace his side.

The sturdy skull of Simon of Sudbury

During the Peasants' Revolt in 1381, Simon Theobald, once Lord Chancellor of England and Archbishop of Canterbury, was beheaded outside the Tower of London. Now his mummified skull is being given the scientific treatment.

Castle life at bargain price

The economic downturn has left many European properties, including castles, available for purchase at bargain prices. (photo)