Kingdom of Æthelmearc

[AET] Tournaments Thru the Ages

To horse, to horse! Riders of AEthelmearc ready your steeds! The time is upon us once again for the Kingdom Equestrian Championships to be held at the Tournaments Thru The Ages event.

Robert Marston to be elevated in AEthelmearc

THLord Brandubh Donnghaile, Silver Buccle Herald for the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, reports that at Their recent Coronation Their Majesties Christopher and Morgen placed THLord Robert Marston on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

Uilliam Mac an Tsaoir and Constance Glyn Dŵr to become Baron and Baroness of the Debatable Lands

Let it be known that May 1st, A.S. XLVI within the noble and grand kingdom of Aethelmearc, in the fair and just Barony-Marche of the Debatable Land, Uilliam Mac an Tsaoir and Constance Glyn Dŵr were chosen to become the seventh Baron and Baroness.

[AET] Gold Chain Tournament

Let there be rumor and great excitement for the Shire of Sunderoak will, on Saturday the 4th of June, 2011, host a Gold Chain Tournament.

[AET] Will's Revenge

Will's Revenge is back at Camp Karoondinha, 225 Thomas Dam Road, Millmont, PA 17845, on May 6-8, 2011.

[AET] Potluck/Aethelmearc Army Muster

With the Winter now behind us and Spring in full bloom, it's time to create new garb or add embellishments to old.  Maybe even learn a new technique or try a completely new time period. Bring your projects and join us May 7, 2011 for a Costumer's Potluck at the Greenville Rec Center/YMCA  (45 Alan Avenue Greenville, PA 16125). 

[AET] Barony Wars and Bazaar V

After a brief hiatus from our shire, do the Baronies of Delftwood and Endless Hills of AEthelmearc and the Barony of Concordia of the Snows of the East Kingdom return to the Shire of Sterlynge Vayle for Barony Wars and Bazaar V.

[AET] Spring AEcademy

The Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands invites one and all to attend on June 25, 2011 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of North Hills, 2359 West Ingomar Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-1625.

Ice Dragon 2011 rapier photos online

Dragos Pelikanos reports that he has posted an album of photos from Ice Dragon which took place recently in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available on Picasaweb.

Two elevated at Ice Dragon

THLord Brandubh O'Donnghaile, Silver Buccle Herald for the Kingdom of Aethelmearc, reports that, at Their Courts at the Festival of the Passing of the Ice Dragon, Their Royal Majesties Duncan and Ilish offered peerages to two of Their subjects.

[AET] May Day II: When Pigs Fly!

The newly-minted Shire of Angels Keep invite all and sundry to join us for May Day II: When Pigs Fly!

[AET] Brass Ring Thing XI

Once again, good gentles, do we invite all that is good and great from these Sylvan Lands to celebrate the medieval origins of the carousel and to give aid to the good gentles of the Herschell Carousel Museum!

Teresa Gabriela de Montoya y Sevilla elevated to Pelican in AEthelmearc

At Their recent Court held at the Feast of the Seven Deadly Sins, Their Majesties Duncan and Ilish, King and Queen of Aethelmearc, invited Baroness Teresa Gabriela de Montoya y Sevilla into Their Order of the Pelican.

[AET] AEthelmearc War Practice XXII

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 XXII.

[AET] Coronation of Christopher and Morgen

Please join the Canton of Steltonwald on April 9, 2011, to celebrate the Coronation of Christopher and Morgen.  Our celebration will take place at the Lodge in Brady’s Run Park, 526 Brady’s Run Road, Beaver Falls, PA 15010. 

[AET] Iron Comet

Warriors of Æthelmearc! Here is a chance to test your mettle with sword, rapier, axe, and bow! Are you up to the challenge of being the Iron Comet champion? If so, come join us on April 30, 2011 in the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands at the Pitcairn-Monroeville Sportsman's Club (505 Mosside Boulevard, North Versailles, PA 15137-2552).

[AET] Music and Dance Collegium

When the winter winds blow and the days are short and dreary, what better way to shake off the doldrums than to play or sing a cheery tune and merrily dance about?

AEthelmearc event photos online

Dragos Pelikanos reports that he has created three albums of photos from events which took place recently in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

[AET] Heralds and Scribes

Let the word go forth that the Shire of Sterlynge Vayle will be hosting Heralds and Scribes on April 2, 2011 at the Trinity Memorial Church, 44 Main St., Binghamton NY.

[AET] Thrown Weapons Regional

The Shire of Heronter would like to invite you to a regional thrown weapons practice to be held at an indoor site! Come knock the rust off those axes, knives and spears...

Shire of Ballachlagan advanced to full status

At Their recent Baronial Twelfth Night Celebration held in the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands, Duncan and Ilish, King and Queen of Aethelmearc, announced that Their Kingdom is to have a new shire.

[MER] Golden Lily XII

The Shire of Beau Fort will be hosting Golden Lily XII on February 18-20, 2011 at Indian Springs Group Camp in Flovilla, GA. We cordially invite you to join us as we celebrate the Legend of Finn mac Cumhaill as told in 10th century Ireland. It's a story of wisdom, a salmon, a bard and a warrior; it's a tale of birth, boyhood, love and death.

[AET] College of Three Ravens

Warm greetings to the populace of glorious AEthelmearc! The Barony of Thescorre wishes to ensure that there will be opportunities for gathering, learning, feasting, and festivities in the cold of the new year. We cordially invite you to our annual Schola, the College of Three Ravens on February 26, 2011.

Two elevated to peerages in AEthelmearc

THLord Brandubh O'Donnghaile, Silver Buccle Herald for the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, reports that Their Majesties Duncan and Ilish, King and Queen of Aethelmearc, have chosen to elevate two of Their subjects to peerages at Their recent 12th Night celebration.

[AET] Vikings on the River

'Lo, there do you see your father. 'Lo, there do your see you mother, and your sisters, and your brothers. 'Lo, there do you see the line of your people. 'Lo, do they call to you. They bid you take your place among them on
April 2, A.S. XLV in the Shire of Riversedge.

[AET] Winter Gathering

The Dominion of Myrkfaelinn extends an invitation to one and all to visit us for a day of Tournament, Melee, Fencing, Feasting, A&S and dancing.

Living the life medieval in a Pennsylvania castle

Twelve years after they were married, SCA members Cara McCandless and Barton Branstetter decided to translate their memories of England into a medieval home of their own. Gretchen McKay, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, visted the castle and interviewed the couple. (photos)

Port Oasis celebrates 12th night

"We just take this time to share medieval foods, arts, crafts and even fencing with one another and the public," said Leland Hoburg of the Shire of Port Oasis about the group's recent 12th Night celebration. Lacie Pierson of the Huntington (West  Virginia) Herald-Dispatch has the story. (photo)

[AET] 15th Tournament of the White Hart

Come once again to join your friends in Port Oasis for the 15th tournament of the White Hart. This year in addition to hosting the tournaments for the Lord, Champion, Yeoman, and Artisan of the White Hart we will be holding our event on the Field of Cloth of Gold in 1520.

[AET] Ice Dragon 2011

The Baron of Rhydderich Hael presents ice Dragon 2011.