Kingdom of Calontir
Submitted by Mathilda on Mon, 2004-08-23 20:33
Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 3-5, just north of Tiffin in northwest Ohio. Site opens 5pm Friday, closes Sunday afternoon after cleanup. The site includes cabins, a camping area, a large fire ring, fields, woods, a feast hall, showers, and flushies. Site is wet.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-08-20 10:37
West Plains Daily Quill (West Plains, Missouri) staff writer Kimberly Martin reports on a demo by members of the local SCA chapter.
Submitted by pipa on Tue, 2004-08-10 14:07
This past weekend at Calontir's Feast of Eagles event, Their Royal Majesties Calontir, Siridean and Sile, granted a boon to Countess Lyriel de la Foret: to offer membership in the Order of the Pelican to Baron Modar Neznanich.
Submitted by kampfrau on Mon, 2004-08-09 18:01
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-28 15:01
Well, we're coming up on it again. That's right, the Tip of the Tente never really went away, it was just postponed!
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-27 23:40
Their Majesties of Calontir have placed the Honorable Lady Bronwyn ferch Arial on vigil to be elevated to the Order of the Laurel.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-27 10:39
The Shire of Border Downs presents the annual battle between Northshield and Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-19 10:53
The Coronation of Their Majesties Garick Von Kopke and Yasamin Al-Hadiyya of the Kingdom of Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-18 12:40
Fernando reports that Their Majesties Siridean and Sile of the Kingdom of Calontir have offered Countess Lyriel de la Foret elevation to the Order of the Laurel.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-13 10:56
Activities will include classes and demonstrations of medieval fighting, costuming, weaving, dying, woodworking, the bardic arts, and other diverse arts and sciences.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2004-07-08 09:12
Rébeca la Chienne, Seneschal, La Grande Tente, has announced that Tip of the Tente scheduled for July 10-11, 2004, has been postponed due to flooding of the Cedar River.
Submitted by Giudo di Niccolo on Wed, 2004-07-07 19:36
Another smalltown local newspaper, The Hawk Eye, has the SCA featured. This time, the Incipient Shire of Flinthyll (Burlington, IA) was the group being recognized.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-28 11:38
Giudo di Niccolo has posted photos from the recent stormy Lilies War 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-06-27 22:20
The Honorable Lady Kateryn de Develyn has written an extensive report on the Siege Cooking Competition at Lilies War.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-25 10:11
You've heard of the tip of the iceberg? Well, this is the Tip of the Tente!
La Grande Tente will be holding a summer event the weekend of July 10, 2004. Please join us! There will be:
There will be NO feast this year, but there are grills available for your use and a firepit for post-revel.
We will be holding this event at Black Hawk Park, on Lone Tree Road, in Cedar Falls, IA.
Site opens 4 pm Friday and closes noon Sunday. Troll opens 4 pm Friday. The park closes at 10 pm and opens at 6 am each day. If you are arriving after 10 pm let the autocrat know!
Directions: Take your best route to Highway 218, North of Cedar Falls. Exit at the Lone Tree Road exit, and turn west (right if coming from the North, left if coming from the South) onto Lone Tree Road. Slow down for the tracks and proceed to the stop sign, somewhere around 3 miles. Go forward, and keep going forward. The road will veer to the right, but the entrance of the park is forward and slightly left. We are to the right, once you enter the park--just keep following the signs!
Fees: site is $5 (with an additional $3 for non-members), $3 for children 13 to 18, and ages 12 and under are free Make checks payable to: SCA, Inc., Shire of La Grande Tente Camping fees are to be paid to the park, and are $11.00 per tent.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-14 12:23
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-03 16:04
Pratt Tribune: 16-year-old SCA member Karly Roberts is one of 10 teenage girls who might be named Miss Teen Kansas on June 12, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-05-18 18:51
Hampton Chronicle: "Hampton Chronicle" reporter Ray Baltes spent time recently interviewing Antonia Stefani and Duncan MacTawisch of the Shire of Harold's Hill in Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-07 18:44
Photos from the recent Calontir Crown Tournament are now available online.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-05-03 20:15
Duke Sir Garick Von Kopke defeated His Lordship Michael Nymandus in the final bout for the right to raise Viscountess Yasamin Al-Hadiyya as His Princess of Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-30 23:31
Fernando Vigil of Calontir reminds us that May 1, 2004 will be the first day of Anno Societatis XXXIX.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-28 13:53
Their Majesties, Siridean and Sile, King and Queen of Calontir, have announced the list of combatants for the Kingdom's next Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-24 03:01
Caitilin inghean Aohda, Co-Autocrat for Calontir's Myths & Legends event to take place May 8, 2004 in Loch Meadhonach in the Kingdom of Calontir, has announced a change of sites.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-04-11 14:21
Tarl and Ailsa, from the Kingdom of Calontir, share photos from the recent Gulf Wars XIII on their website.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 20:05
Lady Alvira reminds us that an army runs on its stomach in this inspiring report from Calontir's kitchen at the recent Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 14:49
Lady Alianora from the Kingdom of Calontir gives a waterbearer's-eye-view of a glorious battle at Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 18:48
More professional photographs from Calontir's Chieftains event are now available on photographer Don Adams's website.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-30 01:03
Marcus de la Forest from the Kingdom of Calontir puts thoughts to paper (or at least bits to ether) in a report on the recent Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-14 01:25
Baroness Finola O'Clary, Fyrd Mom of Calontir, turned 70 last year, but celebrated the occasion at Coronation March 6, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-03-12 16:01
Jenna of Southwind has written an extensive report on the March 6, 2004 Coronation of Their Majesties Siridean and Sile of Calontir. (Also don't miss Mighel's photos from the Kingdom's incredible Cope Project.)