Calontir

Kingdom of Calontir

Calontir Crown List Announced

Their Majesties Martino and Ariel of the Kingdom of Calontir have announced the list of combatants and their consorts for Their upcoming Crown Tournament.

Gryphon's Festival: "Some Serious Fun"

Conte Fernando Vigil on the Kingdom of Calontir reports on a "great little event." Gryphon's Festival was held October 15, 2005 at the Busch Wildlife Conservation Area Archery Range in St. Charles, Missouri.

Calontir online hurricane relief auction features last-minute additions

Additional items have been contributed to Calontir's online auction for the benefit of SCAdian hurricane victims.

Calontir Crown Tourney

Calontir Crown Tourney
The Barony of Vatavia - November 5, 2005.
First Presbyterian Church Camp
9601 W. 73rd Street North
Wichita, Kansas
(Same site as the Tournament of Valor 26)

Hot Item at the Benefit Auction -- Tarts!

The Calontir Online Auction, benefitting Medieval Hurricane Relief, is now in full swing, with the donation deadline extended and enthusiastic support from donors and bidders. Colonel Jenna has an update.

Manuscripta Conference at Saint Louis University

On October 14-15, 2005, Saint Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri, will host a two-day medieval manuscript conference featuring speakers from all over the world.

Arm Wrestling, Heavy Combat at "It's All Greek To Me!"

It's SCA 1, Mother Nature 0 as Signore Giudo di Niccolo Brunelleschi reports on goings on at the "It's All Greek To Me!" event held recently in the Shire of Deodar, Kingdom of Calontir.

Battle of Hastings Re-enactment Photos Online

Lord Halv (Robert L. Schuster) has posted several albums of photos from the Battle of Hastings re-enactment held in Jefferson City, Missouri in September 2005.

Calontir citizens host online auction for hurricane relief

A team of SCAdians from the Kingdom of Calontir are hosting an online auction, beginning October 1, to benefit "Medieval Hurricane Relief".

"Walking the Walk": Hurricane Katrina Relief

Baron Pavel, from Grimfells in the Kingdom of Calontir, relates how he spent a day helping with hurricane relief by volunteering at a distribution warehouse.

Hurricane relief collection at Calontir's Autumn Arrows

Peregrine Fairchylde, coordinator of the Gleann Abhann Supply Run, which is delivering nonperishable necessities to SCA victims of Hurricane Katrina, will be attending Autumn Arrows at the Shire of Calanais Nuadh and invites the gentles planning to join him there to bring supplies that he will haul back to Gleann Abhann for distribution.

Pennsic Science Fair

Master Kirk FitzDavid reports that an album of photos chronicling the Pennsic "Science Fair" has been posted by Lord Kenric from Ealdormere.

The Birth of a Calon Warrior

Lady Sifa-haustmyrkr of the Kingdom of Calontir shares a tale of her first fighting experiences as a part of the Calon Army at Pennsic War 34. [Rated PG-13]

Calontir Soup Kitchen Cures Pennsic Munchies

Baroness BelAnna de Rouge, Soup Kitchen Coordinator for Pennsic 34, reports on the activities of the Kingdom of Calontir's fabled soup kitchen at this year's War.

Calontir: Coronation of Martino and Ariel

The Barony of Coeur d'Ennui has the great honor of being host to the Coronation of Their Royal Highnesses Martino and Ariel. And it is on this which I write to you and pray you attend this wondrous event as our new Falcon Crown takes flight.

DeCordene Wireworks

DeCordene Wireworks is a chainmail purveyor offering armor, jewelry, fun stuff, ladies' wear, loose rings (over 370 styles), tools, custom work, specials, garage sale and miscellaneous items. The web site also offers How-To guides with a sizing chart.

Waldryk's Armory

All armor produced is as close to period/cultural reproduction as possible without deviating from the standards of safety required on the battlefield. Period re-enactment groups are also welcome. All armor can be made to reproduction specs and of lighter gauges of steel than SCA regulation armor. Custom arrangements can be made for items not in the catalog.

Known World Rattan Symposium

The Known World Rattan Symposium will be held in the Shire of Dun Ard (Atchison Kansas), Kingdom of Calontir, on Columbus Day Weekend Oct 7, 8, 9, 10. We have classes, keynote speakers, and roundtable discussions lined up for Saturday and Sunday.....Monday is open for any personal training or other activities as you see fit.

Riding the Carousel

Lady Miriam von Schwarzwald of the Barony of Forgotten Sea, reports on her visit to Calontir's recent Carousel event. In addition, Annalies Grossmund adds some thoughts on the same event.

Lilies Fireworks Video Online

Giraude has posted video clips of the fireworks at Lilies War.

Ye Olde History Lesson

The Globe Gazette reports from the lawn of the Mason City Public Library, where the Shire of Heraldshill held a demo.

Fireworks and Longships at Lilies War

Cathus has posted more photos from the recent Lilies War in the Kingdom of Calontir.

King's Companie of Archers

This September 16-18, AS XL we have the singular honor of being the hosts for the first-ever standalone event for King's Companie of Archers.

Classy Cooks: Couple prepares a feast with Middle Ages flavor

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports on an SCA feast prepared by Paul Byers, known in the SCA as Baron Pavel Yosevich, and provides his recipes for a honey saffron tart, crusted roast, and spiced pine nut candy.

Lilies War Will Have Equestrian Activities

Master Gottfried von Koln, Park Liaison for the Committee Calontir at Lilies War, has announced the results of a survey regarding equestrian activities at Lilies War XX.

More Photos and Video from Lilies War

Elinor Salter from the Shire of Deodar in Calontir and Arthur of Ballan Moor, also presumably from Calontir, have posted photos and video from the 2005 Lilies War.

Lilies War Photos Online

Bummed that you couldn't make it to Calontir's Lilies War? Oddlief knarrarbringa has posted photos online.

Lilies War: News from the Front

Conde Fernando Rodriguez de Falcon reports from the frontlines on what is happening at Lilies War in the Kingdom of Calontir.

Early SCA Photos Online

William of Bellwood has posted several albums of vintage SCA photos on the House Bellwood website. The photos begin in the year 1976.

Campus group battles in Peace Park

The Maneater describes activities at the Medieval Recreation Society of the University of Missouri at Columbia, and the Shire of Standing Stones.