Archive - Jul 17, 2006 - Story

Today in the Middle Ages: July 17, 1487

Ismail Shah, the ruler who converted Iran from Sunni to Shia Islam, was born on July 17, 1487.

Rowan Marie Born in Oertha

Viscount Fergus MacThomais and Viscountess Margarita de la Calvi of the Principality of Oertha are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Rowan Marie.

Outlands Mancos Faire Combines SCA & Ren Faire

Thomas Munro of the Durango (Colorado) Herald visited Mancos Renaissance Faire, which while "full of the delightfully 'olde' fashioned, is also determinedly in the present. Refusing to take itself too seriously, it emphasizes good fun over self-important historical accuracy."

Pictures, Articles Wanted for SCA Projects

Vallawulf has announced that he is looking for help on several ongoing projects for the SCA.

Outlands Ren Faire Helps Raise Money for Library

Josh HuseBy of the Cortez (Colorado) Journal stopped by the Mancos Renaissance Faire, a two-day event in Cottonwood Park, which showcased the talents of local reenactors and helped to raise money for the community's new library building.