Archive - Apr 13, 2012

[WES] Beltane Coronation

Their Majesties invite one and all to come and bear witness to the coronation of Their heirs. Come celebrate the grand traditions of the West with courts, arts & sciences, fighting, singing, dancing, and archery.

[EAL] Spring Coronation

The Coronation of Edward II and Rylyn II, Spring Coronation – Date – Saturday, April 28, 2012. Hosted by the Kingdom of Ealdormere

[DRA] Fight and Food Festival

Depedene under Wychwood would like to invite you to a festival of food and fighting, consisting of war practice for both heavy and light in preparation for Raglan and a meeting of minds, ingredients and skills on behalf of the cooks.

[WES] Spring Pas d'Armes

The Knowne World is invited to participate in a weekend celebrating the Nine Worthies on the Field of Honor at the Selviergard Spring Pas d'Armes. 

[WES] Fool's Tourney

Please join the Barony of Rivenoak for our annual Fool's Tourney, Sunday, April 15, 2012 at One Mile (in Bidwell Park) in Chico. 

"Hunger Games" creates interest in archery

The hit film The Hunger Games, whose heroine is proficient with a bow, has sparked interest in the sport of archery.

[CAI] Potrero War

Potrero War is an SCA corporate event put on by the members of the society. Attendees at Potrero War are there as guests of the Barony of Calafia.

Pre-Registration and Land Allocation are now OPEN! Land allocation will remain open until 11:59 PM on May 15, and pre-registration will remain open until 11:59 PM on May 5.

[ATL] Hawkwood Baronial Birthday

With Spring in full blossom and the sun's tender glow chasing away the chill of the past winter, it's time to celebrate the return of warm weather and the birthday of the Barony of Hawkwood! We invite you all to join us for a weekend of fun and frolic and tons and tons of fighting!

[CAI] Starkhafn 30th Anniversary

The Barony of Starkhafn will be celebrating our 30th Anniversary from April 27-29, 2012 at Petrick Park in Pahrump, NV

[ART] Arabian Nights

And so it was written in the words of the Sage that in the far southern lands a marvelous event should occur. There by the river, which the Franks call Caerth, would appear the marvelous city of Amhar. It's walls formed of wind, it's towers of sand and sun.

[ATE] Wasteland Games

With war behind us we are left with a hollow lonely feeling in our hearts, not to mention some knots and bruises in our muscles. Come join us in Windale on April 14, 2012 we can’t help with the knots and bruises, but we can help lift your spirits with some great spoofs on some well known games.

[ANS] Castellan

Come join us May 4 , 2012 – May 6, 2012 for a weekend of fellowship, food and fun as we live out our dream and choose our newest heroes and Castellan.

[MER] Hit List

Join the Barony of the Osprey as we celebrate the Hundred Years' War and the Investiture of our new Baron and Baroness, The Honorable Lord Lugh of Osprey and Mistress Christine Silkewymman!

[MID] This Land is Our Land

There is still time to come to the lovely Shire of Shadowed Stars on April 21, 2012 to our This Land is Our Land and We are Dressed to Impress event. 

[WES] Vinhold Baronial Championship

Her Excellency, Aurelia the Meek, invites all combatants to determine the new Champions of the Barony of Vinhold. 

[NOR] SUN / Heralds & Scribes Symposium

The Canton of Nordleigh, the Northshield College of Heralds and the SUN Chancellor cordially invite you to attend the summer session of the Stellar University of Northshield, in association with the Heralds & Scribes Symposium!

[ANT] Grand Thing VII

The winter snows begin to melt and soon we will see the first green of spring.  It’s time once again to gather together, meet in celebration, take council, and renew our bonds of friendship.

[MER] Coronation

The Barony of Iron Mountain invites you to attend the CORONATION of Ailgheanan and Amber

[ART] Regional Fighter Practice

Welcome to Silverkeep on Sunday, April 22, 2012 from 1-7pm at the SOB barn on MSU campus.

[CAL] Kingdom A&S Competition

Kingdom A&S Competition 5 May 2012 hosted by the Shire of Heraldshill

[WES] Archery Hunt and Novelty Shoot

A hunting we will go, A hunting we will go… Wax your bowstring and come out to play at the archery range.

Archaic laws to be swept from UK books

Those hoping to kill a Scotsman in York for carrying a bow and arrow had better act fast. This law, along with many others dating as far back as 1322, will soon be removed from the UK law books.

Customary Law Before the Conquest

How were disputes settled in Anglo-Saxon England? Implications suggest there was a common law, but "...where had it come from and how had it developed?"