Aethelmearc

Kingdom of Æthelmearc

[AET] Vikings on the River

In the spirit of Vetr Thing and Vikings in the Snow comes Vikings on the River. On November 14th the Shire of Riversedge will host a day for all Norse personas.

AEthelmearc Fall 2009 Crown Tourney finals video on YouTube

Sir Olafr reports that he has posted a video of the final bout between Duke Malcolm and Sir Tindal at the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

Malcolm and Tessa to return to AEthelmearc Thrones

Alaxandair reports that Duke Malcolm MacEoghainn defeated Sir Magnus Tindal in the finals of the October 17, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. (photos)

Photos from AEthelmearc's Siege of Harlech Castle online

Byron and Ariella have created several albums of photos taken at the Siege of Harlech Castle, held in spring of 2009 in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

Viking combat expert to speak in Syracuse area

William Short, SCA member and author of the book Viking Weapons and Combat Techniques, will speak at the Fayetteville Free Library in Fayetteville, NY, on, October 29, 2009. The presentation will include a discussion of Viking fighting techniques and weapons.

[AET] Regional Fighter Collegium

The Incipient Shire of Ballachlagan invite one and all to an impromptu regional fighter practice on Sunday, November 1st. Practice will start approximately at 12:00 noon and will run until 6:00 p.m (Rain, shine, or snow). Our facility can accommodate both heavy and light fighters. Unfortunately we cannot do archery in city limits. If there is a thrown weapons marshal out there who would like to set up shop for the day, contact AElric Ravenshaw at Archais@msn.com.

[AET] Fasching/Baronial Investiture

The Barony of Endless Hills would like to extend a most joyous invitation to all residents of the Barony and beyond to visit our fair lands and witness the Investiture of our new Baron and Baroness, Lord Gunnar and Lady Barbary Rose, by Their Royal Majesties. It will take place on the 7th day of the month of November, 2009, at the Clarks Summit Fire Department Banquet Hall, 321 Bedford Street, Clarks Summit, PA, 18411. The Site opens at 9 AM and closes at 9 PM.

[AET] Hallowtide IV

Greetings unto the populace of Aethelmearc. The Shire of Blackwater once again invites you to find time to come celebrate with us our Hallowtide on November 14th 2009 A.S. 44. Please note the date change.

[AET] Aethelmearc Aecademy

Attend our Fantastic Fall, AEthelmearc AEcademy! I know what you are asking, "Where and when is this fantastic event happening, and how much does it cost?" Read on and find out the vital information you seek: Date - Oct. 31, 2009 ( in light that this Halloween, we will feature a "trick or treat" track for any children who attend).

[AET] Fabric, Fiber, & Fighting VII

The Shire of Nithgaard will host its sixth annual textile symposium on the weekend of November 20-22, at the Sieg Conference Center located on Narrows Road in Lamar, PA (no street address). Saturday the 21st will be a day of classes and workshops devoted to fabric, string, and their glorious arts. Melee and tournament combat engagements in a medieval style will be organized by Thorvaldr Frithsamr. The site opens at 2PM on Friday, and closes at noon on Sunday.

[AET] Queen's Rapier Champion

The Shire of Sunderoak invites one and all to attend as Her Majesty Elena chooses the next Queen's Rapier Champion Saturday, October 3, 2009

[AET] Hunter's Moon

Come play in the falling leaves! The golden leaves of the rolling hills of the Shire of Hartstone are falling and we are stirring up some fun before the snow flies.

AEthelmearc Royals create four new Peers at Pennsic XXXVIII

Brandubh O'Donnghaile, Silver Buccle Herald, with the assistance of THLord Pearce Redsmythe and Lady Sophie Davenport, report that Their Majesties Maynard and Liadain, King and Queen of Aethelmearc, turned Their hands to the creation of several new Peers at the recent Pennsic War XXXVIII.

Archers shoot from Wexford battlements

Cetach Fitzgibbon of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc has posted a series of videos from the Regional Archery muster at the Castle in Wexford, Pennsylvania. The castle featured in the videos is the home of Baron Byron and Baroness Ariella.

[AET] Bards and Bows

The Shire of Sterlynge Vayle welcomes all back to the new Damp Dragon Inn for Bards and Bows on September 12, 2009. This event will be held at Camp Amahami, 434 Page Pond Road, in Sanford NY.

[AET] Masked Ball 2009

do you like to dance? Enjoy sumptuous feasts? An elegant event full of live music, graceful dancing, and a fabulous feast await you on Saturday, December 5, 2009: Masked Ball 2009 in the Rhydderich Hael.

[AET] Agincourt

Attend one and all, within the fields of the Debatable Lands, The Feast of Saint Crispin will be upon us and a noble fight will be at hand.

[AET] Archers to the Wald

You stand waiting, focused downrange, fingers lightly touching the string of your bow. The range is declared clear and permission is given shoot. You take aim and watch as the arrow streaks toward its intended target, striking home.

[AET[ Children's Crusade

With another glorious Pennsic War behind us the Canton of Steltonwald invites one and all to assemble for a weekend of fighting, fencing, and feasting.

Pennsic XXXVIII A&S and Opening Ceremonies photos online

Rowena ni Dhonnchaidh has posted some wonderful photos taken at Pennsic XXXVIII including pictures of the procession and Opening Ceremonies, which, due to rain, took place in the Barn.

Two tapped for Peerages at AEthelmearc Court

THL Brandubh Ó Donnghaile, Silver Buccle Herald for the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, reports that at the Court of Their Majesties Maynard and Liadain in Their Barony of Saint Swithins Bog, two members of the populace were recognized as Peers in the SCA and invited to join the Orders of the Pelican and the Laurel.

AEthelmearc Spring 2009 Crown Tourney final on YouTube

Olafr has posted a video shot by Lord Tigernach MacCathail of the final bout of the Spring 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The video is posted on YouTube.

AEthelmearc Spriong 2009 Crown Tournament photos online

Thorpe has announced the creation of a huge album of photos from the recent Spring 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos have been uploaded to Photobucket.

[AET] Dark Ages Schola

t is the Age of Arthur, the Time of Charlemagne. The great Roman Empire has crumbled into the dust of legends. The Moors have invaded Spain while the Vikings have pushed into France. In short, Europe is a bit of a mess. Only Constantinople seems safe, but appearances can be deceiving. But amidst these tides of change there remains a beacon, a light of hope and learning.

Justine wows Ice Dragon fashion show

Justin Lymner of the Barony of Delftwood in AEthelmearc has posted a video clip taken at recent Ice Dragon event featuring the fashion stylings of his "sister" Justine.

Matilda Bosvyle de Bela Acqua placed on vigil in AEthelmearc

At Their April 18, 2009 Coronation in the Barony of the Rhydderich Hael, Their Majesties Maynard and Liadain placed THLady Matilda Bosvyle de Bela Acqua on vigil to contemplate elevation to the order of the Pelican.

Count Sir Henri d'Artois wins AEthelmearc Crown

On Saturday May 9th, Count Sir Henri d'Artois, fighting for Lady Elina d'Artois du Tailleur, emerged victorious in the 25th Crown Tournament of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

AEthelmearc Spring 2009 Coronation photos online

THL John Michael Thorpe has posted an album of photos from the recent Spring 2009 Coronation in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

[AET] AEthelmearc War Practice

It is time once again to prepare for the prospect of War, and to properly prepare the Canton of Steltonwald would like to invite all to join us for War Practice XX.

Rowan de la Garnison a Quadruple Peer

On Saturday, April 18, A.S. XLIII, at the Coronation of Maynard and Liadain in the Canton of Beau Fleuve, Kingdom of AEthelmearc, Duchess Rowan de la Garnison was elevated to the Order of the Laurel by the outgoing Monarchs, King Christopher Rawlins and Queen Morgen of Rye.