Archive - Sep 2006 - Event

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September 27th

Heralds' Fall Collegium

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Heralds' Fall Collegium

It isn't just for heralds anymore. Are you new royalty, on a guard, a court member, or a Head-of-Court? Could you be one soon? Do you work in an office that interacts with the heralds at events? Have you ever wondered why heralds do things the way they do? We've got an event for you!

Classes start at 10 am. Classes that are from 10 - 12:30 are aimed at heralds but all are welcome; classes from 1:30 - 4:30 are geared towards heralds, royalty, guard, and court members. Location:
College of Heralds (Suisun City, CA)

Feast of Long Nights IX

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Join the Northernmost branch of the SCA, in the darkness which comes with the territory (and especially with the new moon), for the Ninth annual Feast of Long Nights!

We're planning a long Saturday afternoon and evening of reveling, and feasting. The event theme will be a late period feast. Wear your spiffy but comfortable garb! Contact the event host if you need to borrow clothes! It is possible our Baroness Margery may be coming up so she can view her Location:
Canton Ynys Taltraeth (Kotzebue, Alaska)

Christmas Revel

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Axemoor returns in full force to carry on the tradition of Christmas Revel with the energy and vigor of old.

The stellar William Marshall List will again prevail as a fun and cherished tradition. Youth combat, archery, and rapier championships are all expected to have a grand turnout. Toys For Tots is also on the agenda. Rules and regulations will again be posted so that all will be informed and able to participate. Location:
Barony of Axemoor (Covington, Louisiana)

Pas d'armes de l'Arbre d'Or

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Let it be known that on the eleventh day of November, Anno Societatis Forty One, the Canton of Elvegast in the Kingdom of Atlantia will host a Pas d'armes in celebration of the marriage of Margaret of York to Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy, for such a day of pageantry, chivalry, and celebration shall not soon be repeated. - Baroness Adriana la Bretonne rumored combatants who should wish to take the field may seek counsel from Mestre Callixtus Gill regarding the day's combat. Those of gentler talents may find advice from Lady Rosalind Delamere who shall serve as the day's minister of the arts and sciences. Location:
Canton of Elvegast (Leasburg, North Carolina)

Castle Schola

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An exciting scribal and textile arts schola is being held at the newly constructed Branstetter-McCandless Castle at 755 Stonegate Road, Wexford, PA 15090 on November 4 from 10 am to 10 pm. Several of the classrooms will be in the castle towers or the Great Hall. A feast by Margaret MacFee will be served in the Great Hall and galleries. Great Hall seating will be available for on-board only.

Fees are on board Location:
Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands (Wexford, Pennsylvania)

September 26th

Royal University of Scir Hafoc (RUSH)

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Burg Al Mudirah (St. Louis Community College) Under the protection and the guidance of the Barony of Three Rivers is delighted to host the Fall Session of Royal University of Scir Hafoc (RUSH) Saturday - September, 30, 2006.

Due to the incredible generosity of the Barony of Three Rivers there is NO SITE FEE

Activities will include classes and demonstrations of medieval fighting, costuming, weaving, dying, woodworking, the bardic arts, and other diverse arts and sciences. Location:
College of Burg Al Mudirah (St. Louis, Missouri)

Harvest Tourney: Crimson Sky War

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As the summer fades away the sky will turn crimson in the Barony of Terra Pomaria. Come help us defend our lands from the threat of a long cold winter on Friday the 6th of October at Willamette Mission State Park in Kaiser Oregon with the return of Crimson Sky War. In addition to the war there will be a Two Man tournament to celebrate the harvest and the great bounty of our barony will go to the most worthy fighters on the field. Archers, Bring your Bows to help us hunt to build up our supplies for winter and Bards bring your bardic talents for all to celebrate and listen to by the warmth of our fire. Artisans Come display your wears and rapier fighters come hone your skills. Location:
Barony of Terra Pomaria (Kaiser Oregon)

September 21st

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

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Strong honorable knights locked in armored combat. Beautiful ladies in soft flowing gowns. Amazing craftwork. Delicious feasts. The very best of the Middle Ages. At least that's what you thought.....

The Barony of Grey Niche invites you to attend the Third Quarter Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.

Saturday, October 21, 2006 beginning at 9:00 AM. Location:
Barony of Grey Niche (Memphis, Tennessee)

Day of the Troubadours

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The Barony of Ben Dunfirth invites one and all once again to Day of the Troubadours - The Pride of the Shah

Rockton Fairgrounds
812 Old Hwy 8,
Rockton, Ontario
L0R 1X0

Saturday, November 11, 2006
9 am open, 10:30 close

Site fees: $9 adults, $5 students (13-18) and $3 children (5-12), Feast $14, students and children $8.00, children under 5 free. (Non-member surcharge of $4 will be in effect) Location:
Barony of Ben Dunfirth (Rockton, Ontario)

Eskalya Baronial Investiture

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Bjarni and Annora, Seventh Baron and Baroness of Eskalya invite all to attend the investiture of the heirs to the Baronial Coronets, Breock of Whitby and Margaret Anne of Somerset. Join with the Barony of Eskalya as we help Bjarni and Annora prepare their longboat to answer the call of the sea.

The day will be filled with tournaments, feasting and much storytelling. Tournaments to choose the next Baronial Rapier Champion and Baroness's Champion will be held. Location:
Barony of Eskalya (Anchorage, Alaska)

HallowTide II

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As the Harvest is in, the animals sequestered safely once again, and the seasons change, we, in the Incipient Shire of Blackwater, under the sponsorship of the Shire of Heronter, invite the Glorious Populace of AEthelmearc and her friends to join us in celebration of Hallowtide. We are thrilled to host this event at Trinity United Methodist Church 131 N 9th St Olean, NY 14760. Site opens at 9:00 am and closes at 9:00pm. As the days grow shorter and the winter chill is in the air, knowing that the winter storms are to soon break upon us, gather with us to feast and listen to the tales of old. Location:
Shire of Blackwater (Olean, New York)

Gathering at Oakheart

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Come, the populous of Calontir and help to settle this deep rooted Scottish feud between the Clan Davidson and the Clan Macpherson. This Feud has gone on long enough! We will need both Lords and Ladies alike to help us come to a decision.

Activities include but ate NOT limited to

  • A Tavern Brawl
  • Interactive A&S Events (Think A&S Olympics)
  • Bardic Competition
  • And much, much more! Location:
    Shire of Oakheart (Republic, Missouri)

September 20th

Queen's Collegium

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Come one, come all to the Queen’s Collegium! Our most gracious and fair Queen, Her Majesty Claudia Lisabette Senetori, has granted the Barony of Dragonsspine the Honor of hosting Her Collegium. This will be a day filled with many classes of the Arts and Sciences to fulfill everyone's and anyone's curiosity in just about any field.

Her Magesty has decreed that the finest Artisans and Teachers of the Realm attend Her to help spread the vast knowledge that surrounds us in Her Great Kingdom. An entire listing of classes along with their times and descriptions is just below. Take care to adequately plan your day as there are many classes worth attending that will interest many. Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Outlands Coronation

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The Shire of Gleann Medonach has the honor of hosting the Coronation of Artan and Aziza, Heirs to Their Royal Majesties, Bela and Claudia.

Date: November 11-12, 2006
Location: Masonic Lodge, 2803 W. 4th Street, Roswell, NM 88201-1365
Sponsoring Group: Shire of Gleann Medonach

Autocrat: Bennet Murray BennetBev@aol.com
Head Cook: Stephana Magnyn BrzyBaby@zianet.com Location:
Shire of Gleann Medonach (Roswell, New Mexico)

Masque of the Red Death

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Join us in our yearly plague theme event and help us celebrate the persona wedding of The Honorable Lord John of Widcombe and Baroness Anna Genevieve of Ancyra. If you have not been to this site before you will be pleased. It rates 4 Stars on Celestine's site satisfaction scale. Rooms have only 2 bunk beds and are climate controlled for each room. Dorms have ample showers, toilets, coin laundry, fireplace and are scrupulously clean. Bring your own firewood. At the last event they also had a TV, refrigerator, microwave and coffee pot. Parking while convenient to the dorms, can be a little tight. You may want to save some gas and ride with a friend. BBQ grills, outdoor tables and fire rings are available. Location:
Shire Blackwood (Chatham Louisiana)

Battle of the Pines XXII

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Come one, come all and enjoy the company and fun of Battle of the Pines!

Graywood has changed sites and has had the joy of designing one tailored to your needs with shaded camping, plenty of room on the list fields, stalls and ready water for the horses, showers for you, and a stone fire pit for evening enjoyment. The site is still semi-primitive but with limited electricity and multiple water sources. Location:
Shire of Graywood (Kennard, TX)

Kingdom Crusades

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Drums beat along the border of the Kingdom of Atlantia andthe Kingdom of the East. Scouts report increased Military activity. Rumors of skirmishes abound. War is afoot!

Camp Ramblewood
2564 Silver Road
Darlington, MD 21034
800-466-CAMP (800-466-2267)

Site opens on Friday, October 6th, 2006 at 5:00pm and closes on Sunday, October 8th, 2006 at Noon.

RULES

  • No open flames or cooking are allowed in the (very old, wooden) cabins or on the porches. Cooking over contained flames / stoves is allowed at outdoor campsites. Location:
    Kingdom of Atlantia (Darlington, Maryland)

Fall Anniversary Party and Midlands Retreat

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Join Baile na Scolairi in celebrating their 21st anniversary (yep, we’re finally legal!) with their traditional Halloween revelry. Fighter, Fencer and Archery practice on Saturday afternoon. Other activities as/if interest develops. We’re open to bardic, arts and sciences, pumpkin carving ... just to give some idea. Bring your own supplies. Interested in leading a class? Please email so we can get the word out and have an appropriate space available for you. Location:
Shire of Baile na Scolairi (Minonk, Illinois)

Atlantia Fall Crown Tourney

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As our fair Kingdom's 25th Anniversary Year continues on, we embark on the beginnings of a new era as Their Royal Majesties Ragnarr and Anneke are holding a tournament to determine Their Royal Heirs. All Atlantians are invited to the Barony of Caer Mear to participate and celebrate this joyous occasion.

Martial Activities: The Heirs to their most Royal Majesties shall be determined by a grand double Location:
Barony of Caer Mear (Amelia Court House, Virginia)

Caerthe Fortress Benefit

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The Barony of Caerthe will be hosting its Fortress Benefit event this Saturday the 23rd of September in Aurora Co. The event is called the Fortress Defender and will include a full day of heavy fighting, fencing and archery as well as the traditional Fortress benefit auction/raffle. The day will be packed with scenarios, including battles to control the castle that will be constructed. Other details are included below in the flyer for the event. Location:
The Barony of Caerthe (Aurora, Colorado)

War of the Staked Plains

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In an epic battle worthy of a Greek Drama, an age old struggle will come to life. Lord Alrik Boleslavsson, Blackwater Keep Defender, will lead his forces in defense of our fair Shire against his own father, the Dread Overlord, Boleslav Ragnarsson and his forces.

Location: Castille Llano Estacado County Road 17, Clovis NM 88101

Site opens at 5 PM on Friday and Closes at 2 PM on Sunday

Location:
Shire of Blackwater Keep (Clovis, New Mexico)

Dun Carraig Baronial Birthday

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The Barony of Dun Carraig invites you to our Baronial Birthday, an event to cheer the spirit and lighten the heart before the icy grip of winter sets in. To that end, we have planned to celebrate the birth of our Barony by drawing on the holy grail of historic inspiration: Hollywood movies.

This gathering of silliness will take place on November 11, 2006 at the Izaak Walton League, 4200 Gardiner Road, Waldorf, MD. 20601. Location:
Barony of Dun Carraig (Waldorf, Maryland)

Festival of the Laurels

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The Shire of Sol Haven presents Festival of the Laurels II: Festivus, November 3-5, 2006 at Indian Spring State Park in Flovilla, Georgia.

NOVEMBER 3-5, 2006
INDIAN SPRINGS STATE PARK
FLOVILLA, GA

DIRECTIONS TO SITE
Indian Springs State Park
678 Lake Clark Road
Flovilla , GA 30216

From the North: I-75S, take exit #205 to Jackson; proceed south on Ga. Hwy. 42 to the park. Do not turn at the first park entrance. Proceed to the caution light and turn right to locate the Group Camp Entrance. Location:
Shire of Sol Haven (Flovilla, Georgia)

September 18th

Tourney by the Loch

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An Autumn in France

Saturday, October 7, 2006

Join the Barony of Loch Soilleir as we choose our new rapier, A&S and dance champions!

Compete to be our champion in the fields of Rapier, Youth Rapier, Arts & Sciences, and Dance.

Site: A Community of the Servant-Saviour Presbyterian Church, 11303 Hughes Rd., Houston, TX 77089

Site is wet in period containers only and is also tobacco free. Location:
Barony of Loch Solleir (Houston, TX)

September 17th

Road to Florence

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It is said that "all roads lead to Rome" but sometimes there are more interesting stops along the way, such as the wonderful Tuscan city of Florence; the home of Dante, Botticelli, Michelangelo, Galileo, and the Medici family.

The Marche of Gwyntarian is on the road again:

Saturday, November 4th, 10 am - 10 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church of Akron
3300 Morewood Road Location:
Gwyntarian (Akron, OH)

September 16th

Harvest Moon

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Come join us as we celebrate the rise of the Harvest Moon. You won't want to miss feast, which will be created by some of the Meridian Grand Chefs. We will have plenty of activities for everyone, from heavy fighting and rapier (featuring the Toys for Tots Tourneys), youth combat, live weapons, and classes. We are also proud to present the Thorngill Thespians after feast cleanup with a masked ball to follow the show. (Masks shall be available for purchase. Masks are not required after the first set.) Location:
Shire of Thorngill (McKenzie , Alabama)

September 14th

Silver Hammer XXXIII

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The Barony of Thor’s Mountain presents Silver Hammer XXXIII

October 20-22, 2006 ~ Big Ridge State Park, Maynardville, TN

No particular theme this year, just lots of food, fun, and fighting fit for all…

Feast: “The Marriage of Henry VIII & Catherine of Aragon” combining sumptuous dishes of 16th century England and Spain. During the feast we will hold our annual contest for the Bard of Silver Hammer. Please prepare an original filk to participate. Planned Activities Include: Tourney of the Silver Hammer (Heavy), Rapier Tourney, with War Practice to follow. There will also be an A&S Competition, Children & Youth Activities, Live Weapons, Games, and Dancing as well as drumming by the fire. Location:
Barony of Thor’s Mountain (Maynardville, Tennessee)

Revel by the Lake

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A friendly reminder that Mistig Waetru will hold its 5th annual Revel by the Lake in the village of Baraga, in Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula, September 22-24. Come fight, fence, dance, sing, or just relax under the pines and enjoy the glorious fall foliage!

An additional marshal or two would be greatly appreciated, so that our wonderful local marshals can participate in combat activities. Please email me privately if you're interested in helping out. Location:
Shire of Mistig Waetru (Baraga, Michigan)

Triumphe of the Eclipse

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To the atrophying affects of time some may wonder what we mean by Triumphe. The Grand Universities at Oxford have recorded for us the following meanings that we are applying. As the day ends, we ask that you join us for the Triumphe of our Champions and our own and hear the honor and glory of those who have championed us in the past as a new Order comes about. In honor of our current Guardian, who will be the last of the Old Order, Mushir Mahdi, many of the festivities, including the feast will have a Moorish flair to them. Location:
Province of Mooneschadowe (Cleveland, Oklahoma)

2nd Annual Newcomers' Symposium

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The Shire of Lost Forest is proud to present the 2nd Annual Newcomers' Symposium Saturday October 28, 2006 from 9:00am - 8:00pm in Warrensburg, Missouri.

THIS EVENT IS FREE - and so is the FEAST!

Site opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 8:00 p.m. Setup at 8:00 a.m.

The site is in the Shire of Lost Forest, Warrensburg, MO on Central Missouri State University's Campus in the Lovinger Educational Building on Maguire Street, this is the name that Highway 13 takes as it goes through Warrensburg. Location:
Shire of Lost Forest (Warrensburg, Missouri)