April 12th, 2005
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-12 15:21
In celebration of St. Patrick's Day, humor magazine The Onion looks at Irish history in an Irish Heritage Timeline.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-12 13:42
The Shire of Misty Highlands once again challenges all to join us for battle and competition in the forests of Sherwood. Robin is launching his assault in the spring this year, hoping to catch the Sheriff's men off guard.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-12 12:20
The Vikings - NA and Norsa Proudly present the June Training event in Jefferson City, Missouri, USA June 23-26, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-12 11:11
On April 17 and 18, 2005, Drea Leed, the owner of the Elizabethan Costuming Page and author of The Well-Dress'd Peasant: 16th Century Workingwoman's Dress, will be presenting two free lectures at Southern Oregon University.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-12 10:27
The year is 1525. The Republic of Florence is ruled by the Medicis and the Papacy by another Medici, Pope Clement VIII. Niccolo Machiavelli is at the height of his career. He has recently returned to public life, after his work The Art of War gained favour with the Medicis. Machiavelli has just finished the History of Florence, and his play La Mandragola has been performed and acclaimed in Venice.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-04-12 10:21
Someone has created a user account on LiveJournal™ to syndicate the SCAtoday.net newsfeed. If you have a personal blog on LiveJournal, you can add this user to your "friends" list to show SCAtoday.net's news on your LiveJournal page.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-12 09:59
Calling all Fighters, Fencers, Archers, Practitioners of Thrown Weapons, Artisans, Musicians, Dancers, Performers, Heralds, Bards, Games Players and SCA-dians in general to participate in the 5th Annual Brass Ring Thing in the Canton of Beau Fleuve.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-04-12 09:07
Lady Guenièvre de Monmarché has announced that she has posted photos of the Cambok game in the mud which took place at the recent Atlantia Coronation.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 19:57
The Board of Directors of the SCA will meet Saturday April 16, 2005 in the Barony of Skraeling Althing (Ealdormere)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 15:03
As days grow warmer and the flowers and trees begin to bud, the Shire of Calanais Nuadh works to bring you an event that is sure to make you "throw" your chest out with pride! We invite every good gentle from all corners of this great land to come and join us at SPRING SPEARS II on April 30, 2005 in Edgar Springs, MO.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 14:45
Metressa Jadwiga Zajaczkowa, a librarian in the modern world, offers a challenge to SCAdians during National Library Week.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 11:31
Their Excellencies Hroulg and Tsuruko invite you to join with their populace as we celebrate our 23rd June Faire for a weekend of combat, fun, and festivities.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 11:14
The Barony of the Cleftlands invites you to celebrate the renewal of the Dragon Throne at the Coronation of Alaric and Noelle.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 11:10
The Barony of Skraeling Althing, Canton of Caldrithig, is proud to be hosting the April 16, 2005 Meeting of the SCA Board of Directors.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 10:58
Kingdom of Heaven, the historical epic about the Third Crusade scheduled to be released this spring, is the subject of a copyright controversy in which author James Reston Jr. accused film director Ridley Scott of stealing his research.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 10:22
The Shire of Meadowmarsh is proud to invite all Archers of this fair Kingdom to its second annual Hunting Event. It will include a wonderful hunting parcours on the slopes of the Spessart surrounded by meadows and wood.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 10:07
Fire Mountain Keep is hosting a hands on camping event to experience what it may have been like to live in a medieval village.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 09:55
The Baron and Baroness of Glymm Mere, Aric and Rhonwen, invite you to join them for a pleasant weekend to start the season in cordial company, and witness the investiture of Their Heirs to the Coronets of Glymm Mere.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2005-04-11 07:57
Scientists carrying out tests on the exhumed remains of Agnes Sorel, the mistress of King Charles VII of France, have determined that she was poisoned with a lethal dose of mercury.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2005-04-10 15:18
"Defining Yongle: Imperial Art in Early Fifteenth-Century China" will be on display at the Florence and Herbert Irving Galleries for Chinese Decorative Arts of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City through July 10.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-04-10 12:55
William Grimes of the New York Times reviews The Scarith of Scornello: A Tale of Renaissance Forgery, a new book by Ingrid D. Rowland about Renaissance forgery that rocked the literary world.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-04-10 10:29
Metal detector enthusiast Stephen Brown recently discovered a hoard of 2nd century Roman coins on farmland in West Norfolk, England.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-04-10 06:53
A double-handed sword used by Scottish hero William Wallace left Scotland for New York, where it was the centerpiece of an exhibit at New York's Grand Central Station.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-04-09 19:03
An article in the recent British Archaeology magazine discusses evidence that Romans had and used duct tape.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-04-09 15:52
THLord Stefan li Rous has announced updates for Stefan's Florilegium.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-04-09 12:40
Live Science, an online magazine, looks at the history of the Shroud of Turin and offers a factsheet with established facts about the Shroud.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-04-09 09:31
East Kingdom resident Master Liam St. Liam was recently named the National Honor Society Advisor of the Year for the State of Massachusetts.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-04-08 18:30
The Midgard Historical Center in Vestfold County, Norway, is seeking a few good Vikings to interact with visitors and create an authentic atmosphere.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2005-04-08 16:52
Dame Aoife brings us a bounteous net-full of links that are all about fishing in the Middle Ages. (Sorry about the pun...we couldn't resist the bait! —ed.)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-04-08 15:43
The Canton of Azuremont presents Converts of St Pyr: Badger, Fox and Bear.