Archive - 2011
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 15:48
Unto the known world does the Baron and Baroness of Selviergard issue this challenge to come forth unto the field of honor and display your skill in a Pas d'armes for heavy and rapier fighters. In true spirit of the dream march unto the field with your banners flying. Enjoy the start of the summer in Oertha and then let the Spring Offensive Begin.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 15:42
Greetings to one and all! The Canton of Golden Playne would like to invite anyone who is interested to come join us the weekend after Songkran for the Tournament of the Tiger! This is the first three day event the Canton has thrown together, and there should be lots of fun, fighting, and feasting.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 15:20
Please join us again as we spend the week in the shadow of the beautiful Rocky Mountains!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 15:04
The Canton of Cluain does invite all to attend our first ever Hastilude.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 14:32
Your Presence is requested at the tourney to determine the heirs to the Griffin Thrones. The tourney will be hosted by the Barony of Sentinels’ Keep on the second of April 2011. Please join us for this momentous occasion.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 14:28
The Barony of Sentinels' Keep wishes to invite you to attend our celebration of the end of Winter — Spring Feast! In true form with putting the cold snowy hearth-trapped days behind us we will be hosting tournaments in all areas of SCA activities!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 14:21
Thou art invited! BARDIC GUILD HALL REVEL on 3rd FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011 7pm-?
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 14:02
April 16-17, 2011 Baronial Changeover Barony of Winter's Gate (Fairbanks, AK)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:56
This is not a medieval event – it is just for fighting, learning and teaching…No garb, no nothing … just fighting!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:48
Join the Stronghold of Hellsgate as we bring the beauty & magic of a Medieval Market Place to the people of Historic Salado, TX. (this is a Demo ~ No Site Fee)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:41
Come one, come all and join the Barony of the Bridge at this most magnificent occasion when the East Kingdom will celebrate the passing of the Crown to Lucan VIII & Jana V.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:32
In the tradition of the medieval tournaments, Castle Tintagel is organizing a medieval festival that will provide fun for all. For the fighters, there will be one on one tournments, melees, and even a fighting at night under the stars.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:17
Let the word go forth that the Shire of Sterlynge Vayle will be hosting Heralds and Scribes on April 2, 2011 at the Trinity Memorial Church, 44 Main St., Binghamton NY.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:08
The Shire of Heronter would like to invite you to a regional thrown weapons practice to be held at an indoor site! Come knock the rust off those axes, knives and spears...
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:04
Come test your skills of chivalry at Dragonsspine's Feast of Fools Where one brave soul will be named
The Gallant of Dragonsspine! (also known as the Lord/Lady of Misrule)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 12:50
Come join the Barony of Axemoor in celebration of the Coronation of Havordh and Morgana, April 8-10, 2011
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 12:07
Here there be Dragons (Well there where, until...)! With the wise council of St. George, the noble hunters of the Westermark tracked down and vanquished the dire beasty that had been terrorizing our dear vast forests, friends, comrades, small children, and stuffed animals...
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-03-10 21:05
Historic Scotland plans to use medieval techniques to stop rain damage to a 15th century Scottish tower between St Boswells and Kelso. The landmark will be capped with a turf and clay roof.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-03-10 19:39
Sunday worshippers at Bangor Cathedral in Wales were given a rare treat recently: they were permitted to view the Bangor Pontifical, "a 14th Century bishop's manuscript, containing blessings and text of plainchant." The manuscript had been absent from its home for preservation and digitalization. (photo)
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Thu, 2011-03-10 12:01
20 years ago, Frederick Wright bought a painting at a garage sale in Indiana because it reminded him of a character in the British sitcom "Are You Being Served?" He has since found out that the portrait is a French oil painting that dates to 1573.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-03-10 08:33
A page on the Kingdom of Drachenwald's Dragon's Embroidery Workshop features Countess Honor of Restormel's amazing Bayeux style tapestry project, which chronicles her reign as Queen of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-03-09 19:20
Herrin Emeludt Haensler, Chancellor of Youth for the Kingdom of Atlantia, reports that volunteers are needed for the upcoming Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic 40.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-03-09 16:47
In 1870, Humphrey Senhouse discovered Roman altars at Maryport near Hadrian's Wall, beginning a long debate over the nature of religion in the Roman military. Now excavations at the Camp Farm site may shed new light on the subject.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-03-09 13:17
Lord Donngal mac Ronain reports that Her Majesty Queen Brianna of the Kingdom of Atlantia offered Baroness Etain of Sutherland elevation to the Order of the Laurel. The elevation took place February 26, 2011 at Nottinghill Coill's Baronial Birthday.
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Wed, 2011-03-09 11:22
In the latest in a series of Google-driven international incidents, Google Maps gave the German port city of Emden to the Netherlands. The exact location of the border has been disputed since the 15th century.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2011-03-08 19:28
The beautiful Bath Abbey was not the original church on the site, according to archaeologists who recently discovered the remains of a Norman cathedral. Also found at the site was evidence of the home of a medieval abbot.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2011-03-08 16:33
When archaeologists first unearthed Viking graves and ship burials, they dismissed the importance of Stone Age artfacts in much later burials. Now researchers are taking another look, one that seems to suggest the importance of "antiques" in Viking life.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2011-03-08 13:04
Sir Jon Fitz-Rauf reports that His Majesty King Jade of the Kingdom of the West has offered Miles Fitz-Rauf membership in the Order of Chivalry. The offer was made at War Collegium on February 5, 2011.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2011-03-08 10:18
THL Raven Mayne, A&S Minister for the Kingdom of Atenveldt, reports that she has uploaded a number of photo albums relating to arts and sciences activities in the Kingdom, including Twelfth Night 2011. The photos are on the KMOAS photobucket site.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2011-03-07 20:13
Romans often built to impress. This is believed to be the case with a 15 ft (3 m) high, 85 ft (26 m) wide road, built soon after the Roman invasion in the 1st century, that was discovered recently in the Puddletown Forest in Dorset, England. The road originally stretched from London to Exeter.