April 21st, 2005
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-04-21 17:20
Art of Combat, NDDS and Lansing Community College will host the 6th Annual International Swordfighting and Martial Arts Convention August 5-7, 2005 in Lansing, Michigan.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-04-21 16:51
The Barony of Three Mountains warmly welcomes and invites you to attend the premier armored combat teaching event of the Known World!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-04-21 16:17
Lord Roibeard O'Connor of the Kingdom of Northshield is working on a scientific history project for his graduate degree and would like some help with alchemy processes and procedures.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-04-21 11:29
If you're one of those people who has always hankered to own your own siege engine but don't have a large enough garage to store it, your prayers may be answered in the form of a paper trebuchet.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-04-21 07:42
Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Seneschal of the Kingdom of Northshield, has posted photos from the Shire of Rockwell's recent 11th birthday celebration.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-04-20 14:35
Tony Robinson looks at the worst jobs in English history for a new series produced by Britain's Channel 4. The website includes a quiz to let readers see which jobs best suit them.
Submitted by Genevieve la fl... on Wed, 2005-04-20 10:45
The Drachenwald online Order of Precedence (OP) can now accept registered armory and badge artwork for display in the OP.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-04-20 07:23
Noted actress Claire Bloom stars in a production of "Shakespeare's Women" on Saturday, April 23, at the University of Nevada -- Las Vegas.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-19 17:08
Viscountess Elashava bas Riva has posted photos from the recent coronation of Tarrach and Fina in the Kingdom of Northshield.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-19 14:05
The Food Network series "The Secret Life of..." will feature SCA member Dame Selene Colfox in a program on cooking puddings.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Tue, 2005-04-19 11:04
Oxford scholars are using high-tech satelite technology to read the once hidden words on the hoard of manuscripts known as the Oxyrhynchus Papyri. In the last few days, works by Sophocles, Euripides, Hesiod and other classical greats have been deciphered, and it is believed early Christian texts are also amongst the works.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-19 10:23
Join the Royal City of Eoforwic and Lord Mayor Gunnar Halfdan of Lund in a traditional day of fighting, fencing, merchanting, an A&S display, classes, children's activities, and the usual Eoforwic silliness.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-19 10:06
No, it's not the menu. It's a full day of MORE FIGHTING THAN YOU CAN SHAKE A STICK AT: Armored combat, Youth combat, Archery (Sorry, no rapier fighting is planned for this event.)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-19 09:51
For ten years we have invited all thirsty travelers to drop their boots, take in some local scenery, and play some light games. This year is no exception, with the marked difference of a new site boasting cabins (not for renting but possibly as "crash space"), a full kitchen (feast in planning), and a sauna.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-04-18 20:49
Our ISP experienced a major hardware failure this evening, and we are still digging out from the mess. Please excuse the extra error messages you may see here tonight.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-18 18:08
A renovation and modernization project at Oxford's Bodleian Library would see most of the 6 million books housed in the main building moved to other locations.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-18 15:01
Jesse Meyer, an expert in parchment-making, will present a 2-day workshop on parchment techniques in May 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-18 10:33
Want the REAL story behind famous British historical events? The Hamster Theatre Company offers "a series of tableaux depicting great (and disastrous) moments in British history."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-18 08:35
A study published in a recent edition of The New England Journal of Medicine warns athletes and runners that vast amounts of water or sports drinks can be lethal.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-04-17 16:19
In a project sure to make any librarian twitch, the city fathers of Glasgow, Scotland have authorized the cataloging of 1,000,000 of the city's art and archaeological treasures.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-04-17 11:11
The study and replication of a Norman curb bit was the subject of a recent program from Britain's Time Team archaeologists.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-04-17 09:25
Archaeologists working in Coventry, England are attempting to uncover the truth of the city's medieval class system before a development project halts their work.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-04-16 15:13
Researchers working on the Medici crypt in Florence, Italy are puzzled. The tiny body discovered in the tomb of Filippino, the four-year-old son of Grand Duke Francesco I, was that of an infant.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-04-16 12:09
Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Seneschal for the Kingdom of Northshield, has announced the combatants and consorts for the Kingdom's Crown Tourney to be held May 14, 2005 in Shattered Oak.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-04-16 09:05
A new theory speculates that a flood, which killed 2,000 people in southern Wales in 1607, may have been a tsunami.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-04-15 17:43
The Shire of Quintavia, located in modern-day Worcester, Massachusetts (USA) and vicinity, offered a demo as part of the local Girl Scouts' Father-Daughter Dance night. Holly Fiore, reporting for the Westborough News, offers a detailed recounting of the evening's festivities.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-04-15 15:15
The Grand Traverse Herald reports on a museum exhibit opening at which the SCA "provided Medieval and Renaissance ambiance during the reception."
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-04-15 12:17
Their Majesties of Northshield have announced that the Incipient Outpost of Darkstone will be advanced to a full status group on May 14, 2005.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-04-15 11:18
Johann Kinslayer, of the Shadowclans, and Dave Cooper, of Cooper's Lake Campground, invite any interested SCA members to come up to help with a scheduled workday of Castle maintenance at Cooper's Lake (site of Pennsic and AEthelmearc War Practice events) beginning at 8:00AM EDT on April 30, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-04-15 09:30
Let it be known to all and singular that on the eighteenth day of June in the 2005 year of the current calendar will be held the coronation of Their Royal Highnesses Cadogan and Eufemia in Shurdington, Gloucestershire. All are invited to witness this historic occassion.