Archive - Jan 26, 2008 - Event

Date
Type

[WES] Court of Love

description:
Fyne and Goode Folk, all! Be it knowne that the Canton of Borderwinds doth invite you to our annual Court of Love, honoring our Lady of Love and Beauty, Lady Gillian Trenowyth, and her Courageous Knight, Viscount Sir Leohtulf of the Silver Hills, our Lord Protector! Join us for a day filled with tourney fighting and a night of feasting and playful revelry!

DATE: Saturday, February 23rd, 2008 Location:
Canton of Borderwinds (Grover Beach, California)

[MID] Push for Pennsic

description:
PUSH FOR PENNSIC July 11 - 12 -13, 2008

AUGLAIZE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
Wapakoneta OH
This is a site change from previous years.

The theme for the weekend is: HOIST YOUR COLORS so bring your banners and let's see them fly!!

As always we will have fighting and more fighting Archery, and other sharp pointy things Merchants (contact me if you want to merchant Ashgrove@bright.net) Location:
Shire of Havenholde (Wapakoneta Ohio)

[WES] Dyeing Workshop

description:
The Textile Guild is hosting a Dyeing Workshop on Feb. 2, 2008 starting at 10:00 am. The workshop will be held in Santa Clara (near San Jose, 1 hour South of San Francisco). Mistress Seelie Brianna Sutherland will be teaching.

We will be running 3 dye baths: Indigo, Cochineal, and Turmeric (with one iron and one alum mordanting). The colors we will be achieving are: blues, reds, purples, yellows, and Location:
Textile Guild (Santa Clara, California)

[AET] Siege of Harlech Castle

description:
All fighters and combat archers of these Sylvan Lands are called to the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands to besiege or defend the Castle! The year is 1404, and a brave English garrison defends Harlech castle from the assault of Welsh forces led by Owen Glendower.

Owen's victory allowed him to occupy Harlech as his base for the next 5 years, after which the English re-conquered this Edwardian stronghold. On April 5, 2008, the English shall once again defend Harlech against the Welsh attackers, and we shall see who triumphs this day. Location:
Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands (Wexford, Pennsylvania)

[WES] Heart's Revel

description:
Come one, come all and join the Captain in honoring the Heart of Winter's Gate, at our Heart's Revel. Come join Winter's Gate for an afternoon and evening of good fun on Saturday February 9, 2008.

There will be a favor making class for all who are interested. We will also be utilizing the site’s wonderful dance floor, so don’t forget your dancing shoes!!! The Heart's Whim is sweet treats from the Middle East. Location:
Winter's Gate (North Pole, Alaska)

[DRA] Coronation and 15 Year Celebration

description:
The Kingdom of Drachenwald invites each and every one of you to Midsummer Coronation, which is also the celebration of Drachenwald being a kingdom for 15 years!!! Join us in the celebration when we bid farewell to King Sven and Queen Jovi and welcome their rightful heirs to the thrones of Drachenwald.

We can promise you many joyful moments (and, we hope, hours!) filled with heavy fighting, fencing, classes, Location:
Insulae Draconis (Hockley, Essex, United Kingdom)

[ANT] Tournament of the Daffodil XXXI

description:
Come join Their Highnesses of Tir Righ and Their Excellencies of Seagirt, and have a whale of a good time celebrating the Barony's 10th birthday with us. There will be Heavy, Light and Archery Tournaments, a variety of Arts and Sciences competitions, a fine Birthday Party Feast, dancing and the pleasure of meeting friends old and new.

When: 15 March 2008

Where
Saanich Fair Grounds
1528 Stellys Cross Rd Location:
Barony of Seagirt (Saanichton, British Columbia)

[AET] Courtlandslot's A&S Workshop

description:
Ice Dragon's around the corner! Have you started a project or need some ideas? Come join us on Feb 2 from 10-5 at the Masonic Lodge at 28 Main st, Marathon NY, 13830. Bring a project to work on or just come see what everyone is doing.

Segeine promises a substantial sideboard, including her famous onion pie. The site is dry and changing space is limited to the restrooms. Site fee is $8 for the day, children 10 and under 1/2 price, 5 and under free. There is the usual $3 surcharge for non-members. Location:
Shire of Courtlandslot (Marathon, New York)

[OUT] Snowball Tourney

description:
The sound of WAR drums are getting closer and our great armies of the Outlands are preparing for battle. In the quest to help our fellow warrior lass Mistress Royce the barony of al-Barran will be hosting a Snowball tourney for heavy and light weapons fighters in the spirit of fighting and melee.

The list will open at 10am on Sunday, 1/27 at Baatan Park and lay on will happen at 11am. It is a donation minimum of 3$ to enter the tourney. Come bring your best weapons of choice and let the fun begin. Location:
Barony of al-Barran (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

[NOR] A Day of Lectures on Medieval Dress

description:
The Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr and the Marquette University Medieval Society present A Day of Lectures on Medieval Dress by Robin Netherton Saturday, April 5, 2008

9:00am – 6:00pm
Marquette University
William Wehr Physics Building
15th Street and Clybourne Avenue (Building 33 on Campus Map
Milwaukee, WI

Robin Netherton is an internationally known researcher and lecturer of medieval dress history and co-editor of the journal Medieval Clothing and Textiles. The day will include lectures on the 14th century European fitted dress ("cotehardie") and the Greenland gored gown, as well as three additional lectures to be announced. Location:
Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)