Gleann Abhann

Cracked Anvil X

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The Shire of Smythkepe Proudly Presents: Cracked Anvil X April 13-15 AS XVI (2007) at the Shoal Creek Methodist Camp Scranton (Midway), AR.

Event Staff:
Autocrat : Lord Dante de Piro (mka Gene Hester)
ghester@newedgenetworks.com

Feast Steward: Lord James Cooke the Sinister (mka Jimmy Cook)
jimmy_cook2000@yahoo.com Location:
Shire of Smythkepe (Scranton, Arkansas)

Batesville Renaissance Days

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On April 13th and 14th, the University of Arkansas Community College in Batesville will be holding their third annual Renaissance Days. We are planning on a 2-day event, and there will be free camping and free lunch on site both days. Restrooms are available the whole time, but there are no showers. There are several hotels within two miles of the campus though. We are planning an event type set up, so what you are looking at is a free overnight event with mundane walking around and asking questions. Location:
University of Arkansas Community College (Batesville, Arkansas)

Havordh & Mary-Grace Win Crown in Gleann Abhann

Duke Sir Havordh Aetarbani and Duchess Mary-Grace of Gatland are the new Crown Prince and Princess of Gleann Abhann.

Travels Along The Silk Road

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Greetings unto the populace of Gleann Abhann, please join the gentles of Grey Niche in a celebration of the Arts & Sciences.

Travels Along The Silk Road
Candlemas - Regional A & S Collegium

February 3, 2007

Baker Community Center
7942 Church Street
Millington,Tennessee 38053

Event Pricing - event fees include feast
Members / Non-Members
Adult $9.00 / Adult $12.00 Location:
(Millington,Tennessee)

Pirates of the Mediterranean

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Come along on a voyage of adventure and reward, with the Barony of Seleone, as we cruise the blue waters from the coast of Brittany to the Isle of Cyprus. Bring your rapier gear to defend your crew in the town battles. Heavy fighters, ever wanted to pillage a village? Or defend one? How about defending your ship in a mock naval battle? Test your skill on the live weapons range or relax and enjoy our many classes from Pirates 101 to Shipboard Cuisine. Young scalawags (youth fighters) will also have their chance to fight for their share of the bounty. Enjoy a wonderful feast with Location:
Barony of Seleone (Hattiesburg, Mississippi)

Winter Wonders XXI

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Camelot has come and gone and only the land remains. Enter the forest of the Green Knight if you dare to find the Lord and Lady Winter who can break the season's icy snare. Amidst snow drifts and trees capped with white crowns an archer's, bard's, and warrior's challenge can be found. Prove you are a "Man of Green" to end this wintry scene. Come to Ardanroe for Winter Wonders and feast under the ancient limbs and starry sky, or stay at home, and frozen tears cry. The frozen darkness of the Forest of the Green Knight beckons. Where does your courage lie? Hear the Bards after feast Saturday night. Location:
Shire of Ardanroe (Lake Bistineau State Park, Louisiana)

Knighting in Gleann Abhann Photos

Mistress Anyeta has posted photos from the recent knighting ceremony of Sir Uther in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann. Sir Uther is the Kingdom's first knight.

War College and Ruga Mini Winter Session

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On Feb. 23-25, 2007 IronOx will be holding Fighter's Collegium - War College and Ruga Mini Winter Session at Camp Henry Jacobs in Utica, MS.

Please join us at this wonderful new site for fighting and fun. This site includes many open fields, enclosed gym, meeting rooms, classrooms, craft center, mirrored dance room, and amphitheater. The feast hall can seat 400 but feast will be cutoff with the Location:
Shire of IronOx (Utica, Mississippi)

First Knight Elevated in Gleann Abhann

On Saturday, November 18, in the Shire of Iron Ox, the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann created its chevalier, or first knight.

Regional Fighter Practice

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The proto-shire of Beinntheine, in cooperation with the Shire of Lagerdamm presents Regional Fighter Practice November 12, 10 AM to 4 PM, Old Post Park, Russellville Come out, have a cup of joe with us, renew some friendships, make some new ones, and smack some new people.

Directions:
Take your best route to I-40, Exit 81. Turn south on Highway 7 and proceed 4.4 miles to Lock and Dam Road (first light after Kroger's). Location:
Proto-Shire of Beinntheine (Russellville, Arkansas)

Gulf Wars XVI

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Gulf Wars XVI will take place March 11-18, 2007 at King's Arrow Ranch, 26 Kings Highway, Lumberton, MS.

There are many scheduled events for the war. Not interested in Evil Fiber arts or fighting? There are dozens of areas of activities at Gulf Wars. Including children's activities, Middle Eastern activities, creative activities of any nature you can imagine. A small sample...

  • Volunteering Location:
    Kingdom of Gleann Abhann (Lumberton, Mississippi)

Fighter's Collegium Photos

Gawin der Fuchs has posted photos from the recent Fighter's Collegium in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.

Baron Rory ua Riada to be Elevated to Peerage

Master Erik of Telemark has announced that Baron Rory ua Riada will be elevated to the Order of the Pelican by Their Majesties of Gleann Abhann on October 7, 2006.

Christmas Revel

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Axemoor returns in full force to carry on the tradition of Christmas Revel with the energy and vigor of old.

The stellar William Marshall List will again prevail as a fun and cherished tradition. Youth combat, archery, and rapier championships are all expected to have a grand turnout. Toys For Tots is also on the agenda. Rules and regulations will again be posted so that all will be informed and able to participate. Location:
Barony of Axemoor (Covington, Louisiana)

Padruig and Linnet New Heirs to Gleann Abhann

Earl Padruig, inspired by Linnet was victorious in the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.

Masque of the Red Death

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Join us in our yearly plague theme event and help us celebrate the persona wedding of The Honorable Lord John of Widcombe and Baroness Anna Genevieve of Ancyra. If you have not been to this site before you will be pleased. It rates 4 Stars on Celestine's site satisfaction scale. Rooms have only 2 bunk beds and are climate controlled for each room. Dorms have ample showers, toilets, coin laundry, fireplace and are scrupulously clean. Bring your own firewood. At the last event they also had a TV, refrigerator, microwave and coffee pot. Parking while convenient to the dorms, can be a little tight. You may want to save some gas and ride with a friend. BBQ grills, outdoor tables and fire rings are available. Location:
Shire Blackwood (Chatham Louisiana)

Fighters Collegium

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The Shire of Vogelburg is proud to host Fighters Collegium. Fighters, come on out and bring your armor. Classes will also be held throughout the day. And for the non-fighters, you are invited to participate in the first ever Garb War. That's right, combat sewing! The challenge is to produce a completed garment between Friday night on site and Saturday evening at Feast where there will be a Fashion Show where the garments will be modeled and judged and a Champion Chosen! Location:
Shire of Vogelburg (Pineville, Louisiana)

Rumble on the River

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The Baronies of Grey Niche and Three Rivers are raising the banner of war once again! Come join the Barony of Grey Niche as we host the invading army of Three Rivers and defend our noble heritage! Both Barons are demanding tribute! Both Barons are refusing to pay! It is time to settle this score once and for all! Fighters and others are invited to bring a small donation of some item that would be useful in putting on the winning group's next event (duct tape, thumb tacks, etc.) for the War booty! The winner takes all! Location:
Barony of Grey Niche (Glen, Mississippi)

Gleann Abhann Crown Combatants Announced

Their Majesties of Gleann Abhann have announced the participants and their consorts for Their upcoming Crown Tournament.

A Pennsic Royal Journal

Her Majesty Mary-Grace, Queen of the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann, shares Her account of Her journey to Pennsic 35.

November Faire

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The weekend of November 10 – 12 the Shire of Wyrmgeist is hosting a Regional Faire featuring an Arts & Science Faire, classes and fighting for those martial of mind. What is the name of the event you ask? It is called November Faire. Where you ask?? It is at the (you know it, you love it, you can find your way there blindfolded) WoW site in Hattiesburg, MS

There will be two A&S Faires – a regional Faire based on Kingdom standards and a November Faire where the entrants will get to judge each other in their category. Everyone gets a chance to participate. So get those projects ready. Location:
Shire of Wyrmgeist (Hattiesburg, Mississippi)

Black Equinox

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Please come and join thre of Hammerhold as st time in Japan....... The Shire of Hammerhold presents: Black Equinox: Return of the Longest Running Japanese Event

September 22-24, 2006
Sleepy Bend Campsite, Sardis Lake, Sardis, MS

FIGHTING? Of course, how could we be Hammerhold without it?

  • 1st List: Katana (bastard sword) limited to single weapons (less than 48")
  • 2nd List: Mountain Warrior Li Wu Jin Memorial List - 7.5 foot glaive. Location:
    Shire of Hammerhold (Sardis, Mississippi)

Pax Axe

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Friends and neighbors, you are cordially invited to frolic in play with us for a day of games and fun at a one day event for all the family. 10: a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 26, 2006
St. Louis King of France School Cafeteria (air-conditioned)
1600 Lake Ave.
Metairie, LA 70005

Knowest thou the most formidable methods to procure a triumph many times over in the gaming of Nine Man Morris? Then thou must valiantly battle all Location:
Axemoor (Metairie, Louisiana)

Slay the Dragon 2006

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The Humble Shire of Vogelburg cries out once again for a Champion. The evil dragon once again terrorizes the populace of Vogelburg call forth all brave warriors to champion our cause. Call on the Artisans to try and placate the beast with there beautiful works of art. Bards come and sooth the savage beast.

For information on classes and other things go to http://www.vogelburg.org/ Location:
Shire of Vogelburg (Pineville, Louisiana)

Gleann Abhann Regional Dance Practice

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Anyone interested in learning dance, learning to teach dance or practice teaching dance is more than welcome to attend. Also, we welcome anyone with a reconstruction of a dance that they just cannot work through (or just need bodies for). We have a large tiled, skylight-lit, beautiful room for the entire day!

Regional Dance Practice!!
August 5, 2006
St Vincent's Hospital, Terrace Room Location:
Barony of Small Grey Bear (Little Rock, Arkansas)

Stone Soup

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Shire of Lagerdamm Presents Stone Soup: A "thrown together" event August 19, 2006. Come one-- Come all to our impromptu event. We will provide the bare bones of a basic event, what you get is what you bring!

There is room inside to hang out, visit, work on projects, hold a class if you wish to give one - only one class is really planned. Saran mac Imar is holding a heraldry class (bring $8 per submission, Location:
Shire of Lagerdamm (Greenbrier, Arkansas)

Diamond Wars XXI: Saxon vs. Norman

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Join the Barony of Small Gray Bear in celebrating our 21st Diamond Wars at beautiful Camp Cedar Valley, 104 Boy Scout Trail, Viola, Arkansas October 12-15, 2006.

The site is very discreetly wet. No original containers and leave no trace on site.

http://www.smallgraybear.com/DWXXI/DWXXI Flyer.pdf

An Exercise in Nobility?

The SCA as exercise? Why not? Scott McClure of the Russellville, Arkansas Courier caught members of the local group practicing some fighter moves.

"Mission of Friendship" Trip

Mistress Tatiana Marana Melville of the Kingdom of Northshield reports on a recent trip to the Barony of Seleone in Gulfport, Mississippi to drop off donated items to those who lost SCA gear during Hurricane Katrina.

Pillage on the Plains III

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Shire Eagle, in association with House Aylekeepe and Clan Darkwood, invite you to Pillage on the Plains III: Gathering of the Tribes. We return to Gibson's Plantation View in Tallassee, Alabama on October 6-8 for a great weekend of fighting, classes, feasting and fun! Make your plans to attend now....

Event Stewards:
Lord Alywin Watkyns watkijm@auburn.edu Location:
Shire of the Eagle (Tallahassee, Alabama)