Archive - Jun 26, 2003 - Story

Pennsic Chirurgeons Get New Pole Building from Cooper's Lake

Cooper's Lake Campground, the host site for the Pennsic War for many years, have made good on a promise to build a pole building for the use of the Chirurgeons. This year's War Chirurgeon shares the details, with photos.

Two Exhibitions on Illuminated Manuscripts at Getty Center

"Illuminating the Renaissance: The Triumph of Flemish Manuscript Painting in Europe" is one of two exhibitions on illuminated manuscripts now on display at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California (USA).

Weapons to be Registered at Border Raids

The autocrats of Border Raids, to be held June 27-29, 2003 at Camp Carlson in Vulpine Reach (Ft. Knox, Kentucky, USA), have announced that since the event will be held on a military base, all weapons should be listed upon entering the site.

Shakespeare's Church Seeks Donations for Repairs Online

Trustees at the Holy Trinity in Stratford-upon-Avon, which is in need of urgent repairs, have turned to the Internet to raise money for the building's restoration.

Vatican Unveils Virtual Tour

Tour the Sistine Chapel on the Vatican's new website.

Library of Congress Opens Exhibition on Ancient Manuscripts of Timbuktu

An exhibition titled "Ancient Manuscripts from the Desert Libraries of Timbuktu" has opened at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC.

East Kingdom Schedules Order Meetings for Pennsic War [Revised]

Their Royal Highnesses Balfar & Luna have announced that a number of Order meetings will be held at the Pennsic War.

Muggle or Wizard?

Newsweek: Want to test your knowledge of the Harry Potter books? Take the quiz!