Archive - Sep 22, 2011

Diana Listmaker offers her opinion on same gender couples competing in Crown Tournaments

The first tournament that led to the founding of the Society for Creative Anachronism was organized by Diana L. Paxson, known in the Society as Diana Listmaker, in her backyard in Berkeley. From the perspective of one who was there at the start, and remembers the original goals of the organization, she has written an opinion letter and has kindly allowed SCAtoday.net to share it with our readers.

[LOC] Rhythm and Brews Tourney and Feast

Rhythm & Brews 2012 will be held on the weekend of Friday 10th - Sunday 12th, February. The event will be held at Camp Kariong. (Formerly Kariong Scout Camp) Woy Woy Rd, Kariong. NSW.

[WES] Fall Coronet Tournament

Their Highnesses Achilles and Esmeralda welcome all to Their Coronet Tournament to witness the selection of Their heirs at the lovely Yolo County Fairgrounds in Woodland.

[LOC] Annual Altdorfer Tourney

The ANNUAL ALTDORFER TOURNEY is on again in Mordenvale. YES, Its the weekend after Springwar. WHY? Because the namesake Viscount Sir Boris Altdorfer will be here in Newcastle.

Weddings and pre-registration at Estrella War

Lord Marek the Jew, Estrella War Emergency Deputy Promotion Coordinator welcomes weddings at the 2012 Estrella War, and the Pre-Registration Staff reports that pre-regisistration is now available.

18th Annual ACMRS Conference

The annual undergraduate conference of the Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies will convene February 16-19, 2012 in Tempe Arizona. The topic of this year's conference is: Erotica and the Erotic in the Middle Ages and Renaissance.

[ANS] Protectorate

Join us as the Protector of Namron and the Rapier Champion are chosen to carry on the noble tradition of honor and chivalry on the field!

[WES] Pirates' Revel

Ahoy me hearties! A call goes out to pirates, buccaneers, privateers, sailors of the Royal navy and wenches. All are to gather at the Salty Dog Tavern to engage in pirate amusements, bawdy and bold and take a break from the rigors of the sea. 

[ATE] Masked Revel

Please mark your calendars for Saturday, October 29, 2011. The March of Wealhhnutu will hold our Masked Revel at the Elgin Community Club in Elgin, AZ.

[WES] All Hallows Eve Medieval fair and Tourney

Hawks Haven is putting on the All Hallows Eve Medieval fair and Tourney at Gavilan College.  We will be having a Mad-Dog tourney for both Heavy Fighters and Rapier Fighters where you will be fighting for a turkey. 

[ANT] Tir Righ A&S and Bardic Championships

Come witness history made as the next Scholar and Skald of Tir Righ are chosen -OR- if you've got a mind to stand a champion of your Principality, come and contend for the honour of being Tir Righ's new Champion of the Arts & Sciences or the Bardic Arts. Either way, come and cheer on those who put their knowledge and skill to the test.

[EAS] Lyndhaven's Harvest Feast

I would like to invite one and all to Lyndhaven's Harvest Feast! This year it will be held at the Lindsay Valley Lodge, at CFB Gagetown, New Brunswick, on Saturday, September 24, 2011.

[EAL] Crown Tournament

The Canton of Bryniau Tywynnog proudly invites you to Crown Tournament October 22, 2011

[ATL] Fall Crown Tournament

The Barony of Tir-y-don is honored to host the Kingdom of Atlantia's 2011 Fall Crown Tournament on the weekend of November 4 - 6, 2011.

16th century artillery and fireworks book digitized

The Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Bavarian State Library) has digitized, and made available online, the Artilleriebuch by Walther Litzelmann, originally published in 1582.

[AET] AEthelmearc Academy and War College

The Shire of Angels Keep is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the Fall Session of the AEthelmearc Academy and War College on November 12, 2011 at the Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South Street, Auburn, NY.

You asked!--Part II: Nuts and Bolts. Implementation answers from Inspirational Equality

The Inspirational Equality Advocacy group answers frequently asked questions about the implications and implementation of allowing same-gender couples in Royal Lists (part II of II).

[ATE] Brew Ha-Ha

With high hopes of attracting the Kingdom of Atenveldt's Brewers and Bards, on October 8th of 2011, the Shire of Granholme will be hosting an event where Bards and Brewers get together to strut their stuff and entertain us. 

Viking artifact website

Dan Carlsson of the Fröjel Discovery Programme has posted an album of Viking artifacts from the harbor and lands around Fröjel, Sweden including explantion of the objects and how they were made.