Atlantia

Kingdom of Atlantia

[ATL] Pas du Foret Mysterieux

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In 1455, Baron Gaston of Windmasters' Hill traveled on a diplomatic visit to Barcelona. Here, he and his inspiration, Baroness Rosalind Delamere, have declared that they and their chosen Tenans will defend the Mysterious Forest from all Venans (Challengers). In the Barony of Windmasters' Hill on the 14th day of June, shall the lists be erected with a pine tree with golden fir cones on one end.

Location:
Barony of Windmaster's Hill (Leasburg, North Carolina)

[ATL] Barnacled Bullfrog

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If you're looking for a fun way to spend Saturday, April 26, come over to the Barony of Marinus and visit our annual below-the-salt tavern event, Barnacled Bullfrog. We promise a day of food, fun, flirting, fighting, and games that you won't soon forget.

Rapier Fighting: Rapier fighters will team up to participate in a Treasure Chest Tourney which will be followed by tavern brawl pickups.

Location:
Barony of Marinus (Suffolk, Virginia)

[ATL] Barony of Ponte Alto's A&S Practice

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Please attend the Barony of Ponte Alto's A&S / Practice next Sunday April 20th from 1:30pm to 4:30pm at Lemon Road Elementary in Falls Church, VA to share lucet techniques, learn tips-n-tricks, and play with string on a Sunday afternoon! (( See below for address and directions ))

What is lucet cord? In short, a strong cord made by looping thin string over a two-prong tool. Common uses in the SCA include cording Location:
Barony of Ponte Alto (Falls Church, Virginia)

Silas Wolf Harold born in Atlantia

Lady Marie of Doune and Lord Geoffrey of Doune have announced the birth of their son Silas Wolf Harold March 13, 2008 in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

[ATL] Southern Atlantia Archery Day: The Hunt

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It matters not the reason you loose your bow, ax, knife, or spear - be it for combat, food, sport or to protect your home from the denizens of the wild - Boonville, North Carolina is the place to be! The woods and fields around Castle Elchenburg will be filled with beasts for your hunting pleasure!

This event is open to target archery, thrown weapons and atlatl. Newcomers and beginners are welcome. Prizes will be given for each skill level. Plan to Location:
Canton of Crois Brigte (Booneville, North Carolina)

Two join Order of the Pelican in Atlantia

At the February 5, 2008 University of Atlantia event, Her Majesty, Rowan Berran MacDowell, Queen of Atlantia invited one gentle into the Order of the Pelican and placed another on vigil to contemplate elevation.

[ATL] Night on the Town X

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The beginning of a bright, spring day where the sun shines down on Smeewick is abruptly disturbed by the sounds of fighting. The once quiet town is being filled with the noise between two households with their fighting. The constant bickering has boiled over from mere words, to swords between the two households. Through the upcoming weeks both sides will be spreading words to their members to bolster their houses. So pay heed to the messengers that may come or to those that the may receive letters, for your household may be calling. Arm yourself to prepare for the battle ahead. Location:
Barony of Lochmere (Annapolis, Maryland)

[ATL] Fiber Arts Day

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If you do anything with fiber, or want to learn, or just want to sit and chat, come on over. Knitting, nalbinding, sprang, lucet braiding, finger loop braiding, inkle weaving, tablet weaving, loom weaving, embroidery, spinning, whatever.

DATE: 18 May 2008
TIME: 11:00 - whenever.

BRING: Any project you want to work on or get help on, or just your curiosity. Bring along your favorite books about your craft. And if you Location:
Frederick, Maryland

Atlantia's Barony of Storvik featured in article

For several weeks, staff reporter Andy Zieminski of Gazette.net worked on a story about Atlantia's Barony of Storvik. The results were published recently, along with photos and video, on the Gazette's website.

Photos from Atlantia KASF

Lidia de Ragusa has posted an album of photos from the recent Kingdom A&S Festival held in the Barony of Marinus in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

[ATL] Hidden Mountain Hafla

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Celebrate the four years of dedication that our Baron and Baroness, Guillaume and Rowen, have given to Hidden Mountain. Join us for the Hidden Mountain Hafla -- a grand middle eastern style party featuring middle eastern music and A&S. A sideboard of delicious food prepared by Hidden Mountain's youngest head cook, Amanda Rebellina will be served all day. The fighters will have one more opportunity to test their skills and to honor Baroness Rowen and Baron Guillaume. Location:
Barony of Hidden Mountain (Harleyville, South Carolina)

[ATL] Atlantia Crown Tournament

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Draw nigh fair Atlantia and hear the heralds cry. By decree of Their Royal Majesties, Sinclair and Kari, a Grand Tournament will be held to determine Their Heirs. The Barony of Nottinghill Coill and the Incipient Canton of Brockshore Abbey are pleased to invite one and all to attend as we see as the worthy competitors vie for the coveted title of Heirs to the Throne.

May 2-4, 2008
http://www.nottinghillcoill.org/crown_08.pdf Location:
Barony of Nottinghill Coill (Bennettsville, South Carolina)

[ATL] St. Vitus' Dance

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We invite you to join us for a day in honor of St. Vitus, the patron saint of dancers.

Capriol, a young dance student, tells us that "Without knowledge of dancing, I could not please the damsels, upon whom, it seems to me, the reputation of an eligible young man depends." (Jehan Tabourot in Orchesography, 1589) Lest you fail to please the damsels or risk your reputation, you must dust off your finery and come strut your stuff - on the dance floor or off! Location:
Canton of Buckston-on-Eno (Durham, North Carolina)

[ATL] A Day in the Middle East

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The Barony of Dun Carraig invites you to return to another day in the Medieval Middle East. There will be the usual drumming, dancing and enough fabulous food & drink to keep all attendees happy throughout the day. We are also being graced by Her Majesty’s presence this year!

Where:
Mt. Zion United Methodist Church
27108 Mt. Zion Church Rd
Mechanicsville, MD. 20659

Location:
Barony of Dun Carraig (Mechanicsville, Maryland)

Barony of Stierbach welcomes their new Baron and Baroness

Saturday, March 22, 2008, was a time of mixed feelings in the Barony of Stierbach in Atlantia. The populace were saddened by the stepping down of beloved Baron Colum and Baroness Briana, but they were elated at the elevation of the new Baronage, Their Excellencies, Flathri and Rhonwen.

New Baronial couple to serve in Hidden Mountain

Lord Andreas de Caunteton sends word that Mistress Aodh "Adendra" Marland, OP, and her husband Baron Thylacinus Aquila of Dair Eidand have been selected as the next Baronage for Hidden Mountain (Eastern South Carolina) in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

[ATL] Hidden Mountain Baronial Birthday and Investiture

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It has been four years and Rowen and Guillaume have represented our Barony well. Sadly it is time to say goodbye as they move on to newer pursuits. Come join Their Majesties as they Invest our new Baron and Baroness onto the thrones of Hidden Mountain.

Martial Activities: There will be Heavy and Rapier Tournaments throughout the day from which Their Excellencies will be choosing their new Champions. Location:
Barony of Hidden Mountain (Cheraw, South Carolina)

Nottinghill Coill Baronial Birthday photographs

Signora Ginevra Isabetta del Dolce of the Canton of Falcon Cree in Atlantia shares photos from the recent Birthday Celebration in the Barony of Nottinghill Coill.

Three elevated to Pelican in Atlantia

At Her Court at the recent Barony of Bright Hills Baronial Birthday, Her Majesty Rowan elevated three gentles to the Order of the Pelican.

[ATL] Coronation of Sinclair Hawkins & Kari Kyst

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Louise IX of France has died before Edward I of England could join his Crusade, so Edward has launched his own ninth Crusade into the Holy Land himself. In a time when the Crusades were drawing to an end and the Holy Land was plagued with unrest, an opportunity of peace and great celebration has come again to our Kingdom. Atlantia calls home all those who are able to answer, be they Crusader, warrior, artisan, laborer or supporter. Let it resound throughout the Lands to come to the Barony of Hawkwood to witness the Royal Coronation of Sir Sinclair Hawkins and Baroness Kari Kyst. Location:
Barony of Hawkwood (Hendersonville, North Carolina)

[ATL] Tournament of Chivalry

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Tournament of Chivalry April 18-20, 2008 Barony of Storvik

Martial Activities: There will be heavy combat activities planned throughout the day. Fighting style will be determined by His Majesty.

Some youth activities are being planned as well. More info on this coming soon.

Cost:
Adult, Member: $ 7.00 Day-Trip $ 7.00 Feast $ 6.00 Camping
Adult, Non-Member: $ 10.00 Day-Trip $ 7.00 Feast $ 6.00 Camping Location:
Barony of Storvik (Cheltenham, Maryland)

Photos from 2008 Tourney of Ymir

Skorri Einarsson shares photos from the recent Tourney of Ymir in the Kingdom of Atlantia on his SmugMug website.

Atlantia 12th Night photos online

Signora Ginevra Isabetta del Dolce shares photos from the recent 12th Night celebration in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

Shoe Workshop

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Ed the Tinker is having a shoe-making workshop Sunday, 17 Feb 2008 12:00-5:00. Cost of the workshop is $30 for each pair of shoes you make. This covers the cost for all materials and supplies. Required tools will be provided. (Although if you happen to have your own, bring them).

Location: 8604 Slate Hill Circle, Frederick, MD 21704. (See Directions below)

This is the shoe we will plan to make: Location:
Frederick, Maryland

[ATL] Barony of Highland Foorde’s Collegium

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The Barony of Highland Foorde’s Collegium March 22, 2008 Sponsored by the Interested Group of Gryffons Vale (Washington County)

Site location: Wilson Ruritan, 16204 National Pike, Hagerstown, MD 21740
Site Restrictions: Animals are permitted on site, but not in the building.

Autocrat: Lady Cordeilla atte Black Starre
Deputy Autocrat: Lord Kedivor Tal mab Cadwgan

Cost: Location:
Barony of Highland Foorde (Hagerstown, Maryland)

[ATL] Defending the Gate VII

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Once again, as the weather warms, the snows thaw, and the world begins to stir anew from its winter slumber, the Canton of Sudentorre looks to its gates with anticipation...of celebration! In previous years we have eagerly awaited our allies to aid in the defense of our lands.

This year, we will be opening our gates and welcoming all our allies and any others from far and wide to a proper spring festival and tournament in honor of the new Baron and Baroness of Stierbach. Join us as we gather to welcome and greet Their Excellencies, hoping to curry their favor through competition and merry making! Location:
Canton of Sudentorre (Spotsylvania, Virginia)

Atlantia 12th Night photos online

Lady Brigh has posted an album of photos from the recent 12th Night event in the Kingdom of Atlantia on the Flickr website.

[ATL] Below the Salt

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Thats right everyone! Below the Salt is back and its the BEST its ever been! And this year is going to be the LAST ONE!! Thats right, THE LAST BELOW THE SALT!! May 9-10, 2008 in Lenoir, NC.

This year the peasants of the Canton have managed to "appropriate" some funds from a local noble. So they have decided to celebrate the good fortune by making their annual village fair and revel a spectacular success!! Location:
Canton of Baelfire Dunn (Lenoir, North Carolina)

[ATL] Feast of St Erasmus

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For Many years the Legendary Treasure of The Marseilles Pirates has eluded many an explorer. Finally the day has come and the key to finding the treasure has been discovered. Fighters arm yourselves for a MIGHTY QUEST!!!

Armored fighters and Rapier Fighters will work together; First, to Get into the Town to Discover the Treasure Map, then to determine what creatures they will be fighting and Traversing the ?Maze? to get to the Treasure. Finally the teams will face off against each other to battle out who will win the right to the Prize. Location:
Canton of Falcon Cree (Marietta, South Carolina)

[ATL] Ponte Alto Baronial Investiture

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The time is Italy in the mid-14th century. Come join us for a day celebrating the joys of this time. Display your expertise in the arts; demonstrate your music and storytelling skills. Join others on the fighting field and pledge your devotion to your lord or lady.

Martial Activities:
Armored and rapier fighting will take place in the Equestrian Barn throughout the day. This is an enclosed building, but dress for warmth. Location:
Barony of Ponte Alto (Leesburg, Virginia)