Aethelmearc

Kingdom of Æthelmearc

Debatable Lands Baronial Champions & Neptunalia

Help us implore Neptune for enough rain to ensure good crops (but not so much that our tents are flooded at Pennsic... again) at the Neptunalia and Baronial Champions’ event on July 23rd.

Graduate Student Researching Masters Thesis on the Pennsic War

Aelfwynn Leoflaede dohtor, a graduate student in Geography at Syracuse University, is looking for gentles attending the Pennsic War to complete a survey which will be used for her Masters Degree thesis.

AEthelmearc War Practice Photos Online

Darter the Chronicler has posted photos taken at the recent AEthelmearc War Practice.

AEthelmearc Crown Tourney & Feast Photos Online

Master Huen has posted photos from the recent Crown Tournament and Feast in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

Melee Madness in the Meadow & Central War Practice

It is once again time to prepare for war. In preparation, we must practice. In order to practice, it is best to have MANY Melees. We should therefore Melee until the Madness is upon us!

AEthelmearc War Practice to Feature Children's Mural

Her Majesty Tessa of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc has announced that the children of the Kingdom have been invited to create a mural at the upcoming AEthelmearc War Practice.

Robin Wallace & Isabeau New Heirs to AEthelmearc

Alaxandair has posted photos from the Crown Tourney at which Viscount Robin Wallace & Viscountess Isabeau became Prince and Princess of AEthelmearc.

Robin Wallace wins AEthelmearc Crown

Viscount Master Robin Wallace, fighting for the honor of his lady wife, Viscountess Isabeau de L'Isle, O.L., defeated Sir Aengus MacBain, inspired by his lady wife, Maitresse Yvianne de Castel d' Avignon, O.L., to become Prince of AEthelmearc.

Pennsic War 34

The 34th Annual Pennsic War, brought to you by the Kingdoms of AEthelmearc, East, and Middle, and Pennsic Mayor, Master Melkor Stoneteeth, mayor34@pennsicwar.org will be held August 5-21, 2005 at Cooper’s Lake Campground, 205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057. Deadline for online registration is June 1.

Further information at http://www.pennsicwar.org/penn34/ .

Viking Sword and Rose Event

The Shire of Stormsport will be sponsoring an event presented by the Incipient Shire of Riversedge, and the 2nd annual Sword and Rose promises to be a day that will offer something for everyone.

Combatants Announced for AEthelmearc Crown Tournament

Their Majesties Malcolm and Tessa of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc have announced the combatants and their consorts for Their upcoming Crown Tourney.

SCAdians Brave Elements at Lewisburg Arts Festival Demo

Rain and a power outage did little to deter the spirts of SCA members as they presented a demo at the Lewisburg (Pennsylvania) Arts Festival April 30, 2005.

Carnegie Museum to Host Bog People

The Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania will present The Mysterious Bog People July 9, 2005- January 23, 2006.

Cranach Paintings on Display at Cornell Art Museum

Two paintings by Northern Renaissance master Lucas Cranach will be on display April 9 through August 14 at the Art Museum of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.

SCAdians to Appear on Food Network Show

Signora Tomasia and Master Huen of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc will appear on the May 9, 2005 edtion of the Food Network show "The Secret Life Of."

AEthelmearc AEcademy

Come to the Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands and engage in free and honest learning at Carnegie Mellon University, in the University Center. There will be classes on nearly every Art and Science including those arts Martial.

"Wooden Pin" Competition at AEthelmearc War Practice XVI

Master Huen Damebrigge and Signora Tomasia da Collivento have announced that AEthelmearc War Practice XVI will feature a "Wooden Pin" cooking competition.

Blackstone Raid Photos Online

Master Huen has posted photos from the April 23, 2005 Blackstone Raid.

Master Michael Alewright Named Sylvan Bard of AEthelmearc

Silence de Cherbourg of the Bardic College of AEthelmearc has announced that Master Michael Alewright has been named Sylvan Bard by Their Majesties Malcolm and Tessa.

Pennsic 34 Scrolls for Kingdoms Project

Their Highnesses Prince Malcolm and Princess Tessa of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc have requested scroll blanks to be presented as gifts to Royals visiting the Pennsic War, and thus provoking the creation of AEthelmearc's Scrolls for Kingdoms Project.

AEthelmearc Coronation Video Online

Lord Alaxandair O'Conchobhair has announced that a video of the recent Coronation of Their Majesties Malcom and Tessa of AEthelmearc is now available online.

Volunteers Sought for Workday at Cooper's Lake

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.

Defenders of Sherwood

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.

Brass Ring Thing

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.

AEthelmearc's 12th Night Photos Online

Master Huen has posted photos from AEthlemearc's 12th Night 2005 celebration.

AEthelmearc Royals in the Saddle at Gulf War

Master Huen of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc has posted photos of AEthelmearc attendees of the recent Gulf War XIV, including several of Their Majesties on horseback.

AEthelmearc's Vetr Þing Photos Online

Master Huen has posted photos from the Kingdom of AEthelmearc's Vetr Þing event which took place February 5, 2005.

New Peers Made in AEthelmearc

At the recent Passing of the Ice Dragon event held in Rhydderich Hael (Buffalo, New York), Their Majesties Rurik and Angelik of AEthelmearc elevated Lyev Davidovitch, Katja Davidova Orlova Khazarina and Roberta McMorland to the Order of the Laurel.

Something's Afoot in Myrkfaelinn

Spring is here, that glorious time when the good people of Myrkfaelinn come out of their abodes, look at the sky, and wonder... how many more months of snow are left? Follow the muddy footprints to our wonderful hall for a day of fighting, fencing, and dancing. Fancy footwork and feets of arms aside, there will be a special challenge for the day. So be forewarned, my lords and ladies, and prepare yourself to speak trippingly on the tongue for some boot-licking fun!

Ice Dragon Pentathlon Results

Magistra Nicolaa de Bracton, Penthathlon Coordinator for Ice Dragon 2005, reports on the results for this year's contest.