Archive - 2011

December 14th

[AET] College of Three Ravens

The Industrious Barony of Thescorre is pleased to announce that the College of Three Ravens will be in session on February 4th, 2012. The College will occur at the Faith Lutheran Church located at 2576 Browncroft Blvd Rochester NY 14625.

[ATL] Spring Coronation

On April 13-15, 2012 The Barony of Raven's Cove has the honor of hosting the Coronation of Bryan and Brianna at Cypress Creek Community Center in Richlands NC

Duke Alrik Boleslavov to be knighted in the Outlands

Master Adam Stedefast, Blue Iris Herald,reports that Their Majesties Kynan and Gilliana have offered entry into the Order of the Chivalry to Duke Alrik Boleslavov.

Texas Assault 2012

Texas Assault - Singlestick Open Tourney 2012. Texas Assault 2012. Open Singlestick Tournament. Galveston, Texas

Historical event seeks 19th century re-enactors, musicians and displays

Algoma 1812 is looking for re-enactors, artisans, entertainers, historical displays, musicians, merchants, etc., to join them from July 17th to July 22nd, 2012 to help launch Algoma 1812’s kick off for the War of 1812 Bicentennial, at Fort St. Joseph & Ermatinger Clergue National Historic Sites, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada.

December 13th

SCA corporate announcement on newsletter subscription rates

Leslie Luther-Fulton, Executive Assistant to the Board of Directors, has published an announcement on behalf of the Board concerning subscription rates for kingdom newsletters.

SCA Classifieds unveiled

William Castille reports that he has created a website for SCA members who want to buy or sell SCA gear.

December 12th

Early Roman burials wow Cirencester experts

Neil Holbrook, chief executive at Cotswold Archaeology, said he "can't underestimate the potential significance" of the discovery of more than 40 graves, dating to early Roman times, in Cirencester, England.

New Knights and Pelican in the Kingdom of Meridies

Flannait reports that, at Their Fighter's Collegium in the Shire of Glaedenfeld, Their Majesties Kenneth and Sabine of the Kingdom of Meridies added four of Their subjects to the rolls of the Peerage.

Bhakail Yule photos online

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has created an album of photos from Bhakail Yule which took place recently in the East Kingdom. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

December 11th

Lost Newtown found in Ireland

Fifteen miles from modern Kilkenny, Ireland, a secret has been buried for centuries. That secret is the lost early Norman town of Newtown, now being decribed as "Kilkenny's Pompeii." LIDAR technology has disclosed the "streets, towns and dwellings" of the settlement.

Artifacts spanning 23 centuries declared treasure in Norwich, England

A recent inquest in Norwich, England has resulted in a number of artifacts, dating from 800 BCE through the 15th century CE, being declared treasure. The six groups of treasures were all discovered by metal detector enthusiasts. (photo)

December 10th

Reproduced Stirling Heads images online

Lord Mungo Napier reports that all 37 of the reproduction Stirling Heads, from Stirling Castle in Scotland, are available as full colour images on the Stirling Castle website.

Call for Teachers for the Ninth Known World Dance and Music Symposium

The Honorable Lady Felice Debbage of the Barony of Middle Marches in the Middle Kingdom has announced that teachers are needed for the upcoming Ninth Known World Dance and Music Symposium.

December 9th

[ATE] SunDragon Solstice

Join in the merriment!  Partake of the feast!  Join us at the Barony of SunDragon Solstice!

[EAL] Twelfth Night Bid: A Feast of Beasts

Hail good gentles one and all, The canton of Greyfells invites you to come and take a walk on the wild side for a day of fur, fangs, feathers and fun. Come join the feast of beasts. With games, prizes, contests and more a beastly good time will be had by all.

Canton of Green Lion Bay achieves full status

Chirhart and Jeanne, Baron & Baroness of Bright Hills in the Kingdom of Atlantia, report that the Canton of Green Lion Bay is now an official branch of the Society for Creative Anachronism.

CNN recommends Known World Handbook as a useful gift for the geek in your life

What to get your medieval geek this Christmas? CNN recommends a copy of the Known World Handbook, or perhaps a rapier from Darkwood Armory.

December 8th

King Richard II's timepiece found in Australian shed

In the 1970s, children playing in the shed of a Queensland, Australia cattle station happened upon a brass quadrant marked with the badge of King Richard II. Now the instrument is scheduled to be auctioned with an estimated price tag of US$233,000-$311,000. (photo)

[EAL] Christmas Day of Dance

Monadh will be holding a Christmas Dance Practice in Orangeville again, on Sunday, December 18, 2011 at Hillcrest School, 7A Little York Street, Orangeville, Ontario.

[MID] Known World Dance & Music Symposium 9

Known World Dance & Music Symposium 9 "Anthony & Cleopatra" Thursday, June 21 through Sunday, June 24, 2012

[WES] Silver Desert Yule

Join the populace of the Province of Silver Desert for an evening of food and fun!

[WES] Hawks Haven Grand Archery Tournament

The Canton of Hawks Haven summons and invites all archers and crossbowmen to our annual Medieval Archery Tournament! Test your skills against the best archers of the West Kingdom. Honor, infamy and prizes await those who are the top shot.

[EAL] Saint Valentine's Day Massacre III

The Canton of Caer Draeth Presents: SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY MASSACRE III
LOVE NEVER DIES February 10 to 12, 2012, 286 Bayview Drive, Barrie, ON

[ANS] Steppes 12th Night

The Barony of Steppes cordially invites you to Steppes 12th Night and Kingdom Eistefodd, Saturday January 7, 2012.

East Kingdom Crown Tournament photos online

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has created an album of photos from the November 5, 2011 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the East. The albums are available on PicasaWeb.

[MID] Pentamere 12th Night

Join us for Pentamere 12th Night (hosted this year by the Canton of Ealdnordwuda, in the Barony of Northwoods, Region of Pentamere)

[MID] Fighter Symposium and Regional Fight Practice II

The Barony of Carraig Ban and The Shire Foxvale proudly present Fighter Symposium and Regional Fight Practice II December 10, 2011 9am to 9pm. Breakfast, Lunch, and Feast served!

[ANT] An Tir Twelfth Night 2012

Greetings, nobles from across the Knowne World! An Tir celebrates 30 years as a kingdom, and invites one and all the coronation of the new King and Queen, January 6-7, 2012!

[ATL] Ice Castle 2012

As winter's chill spreads, warm up with a day filled with fighting, feasting, and games. Join Black Diamond as she celebrates her baronial birthday and the baronial investiture of Baron Aldemere McRafe and Lady Juliana Grene as the new baron and baroness of Black Diamond!