Calontir

Kingdom of Calontir

[CAL] Mongol Invasion

For those individuals interested in shooting archery at the upcoming Mongol Event on January 29, 2011, please bring your bird blunts. We will be shooting at a row of knock-down targets in front of netting at a range of 12 to 15 yards.

Calontir Spring 2011 Crown Tournament Combatants

Her Majesty Maerwynn Qatan, Queen of Calontir, has posted a list of combatants and their consort for the upcoming Crown Tournament.

[CAL] 2011 Calontir Cooks' Symposium

The king’s hunters have returned with many gifts from His Majesty’s fields. Not to be out done the populace has brought forward many fish from His Majesty’s streams and the farms still provided much from last harvest. Now comes the call to all of the members of the populace, skilled in the art of cookery, to decide how to best use these items.

[CAL] Bellewode Heraldic, Scribal and Dance Symposium

The Bellewode Heraldic, Scribal and Dance Symposium April 9th, 2011

Three to attain peerages in Calontir

At the recent Kris Kinder event in the Kingdom of Calontir, Their Majesties Ashir and Maerwynn invited three of Their subjects to consider elevation to peerages.

[CAL] Calontir’s Fifty-Fifth Crown Tournament

One of the most important tasks set before the Crown is the establishment of a secure line of succession, thus assuring the peaceful transition of power in the event of the untimely demise of our Beloved King and Queen. The ancient and noble traditions of our Society call for the Successors to be chosen by Combat, and the Crown Tournament is the chosen vehicle for this Rite.

[CAL] Clothier's Seminar XXVI

The Clothier's Seminar is an annual event that revolves around the one necessity that we all need, clothes. Come join us for a day of classes, discussion and camaraderie.

[CAL] 14th Annual Bobbin & Weaving

Bring your latest project and join us for a weekend of fun. Baroness Caitlin nic Aindriu will be teaching a class on book binding. A number of other people have offered to teach just about anything you would like to learn, such as bobbin lace, kumihimo, tablet weaving, netting, spinning, needle felting, felting, knitting, nalbinding, sprang, etc.

Photos from Calontir's Queen's Prize 2010 online

Vilhelm Lich reports that he has created an album of photos from the Queen's Prize event which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir. The photos are available on Flickr.

SCA "bad citizen" opens coffee shop in Missouri

SCA member Mark Abbott is a bad citizen, at least according to a Hallsville, Missouri Alderman, when the local lawyer applied for a permit to open a bar in town. Jodie Jackson Jr. of the Columbia Daily Tribune has the story.

Ishmala Hatun bint Yuhannah to be elevated in Calontir

Maestra Suzanne de la Ferté of the Barony of the Lonely Tower in Calontir reports that THL Ishmala Hatun bint Yuhannah has been placed on vigil by Their Majesties Ashir and Maerwynn.

The "romantic and intoxicating" world of the SCA

"It's impossible to just sit and watch - the more you get involved, the more of the timeless skills you begin to appreciate and learn for yourself. You realize how amazing and self-sufficient people were in this period of history," said Michelle Wagner in an interview for an article by Dana Larsen for the Pilot-Tribune (Storm Lake, Iowa).

[CAL] Twelfth Night 2011

The Barony of the Lonely Tower wishes to invite you to our Twelfth Night Celebration, "1066: Huscarls Prepare For Battle!" on January 8, 2011, from 9am to 9pm.

La Regale de la Chasse photos online

Séaghdha mac Roibeaird reports that he has created an album of photos from the Grimfells La Regale de la Chasse - A Celebration of the Hunt event, which took place October 16, 2010 in the Kingdom of Calontir.

[CAL] Queens Prize

The Shire of Lost Moor presents Queens Prize November 6, 2010

King's Company Of Archers event photos online

Mathurin reports that he has created an album of photos taken at the recent King's Company Of Archers event in the Kingdom of Calontir. The photos are available on Picasweb.

Calontr's Grand Melee photos online

Cathus reports that he has created an album of photos from Grand Melee which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontire. They are available to view on Flickr.

Madoc ap Llewellyn to join Calontir Pelicans

Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Calontir have placed Madoc ap Llewellyn on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

SCA entertains crowd in Keokuk

Members of the SCA joined forces with actors to participate in the first Mrs. Ippy Dam Renaissance Faire held recently at Hubinger Landing in Keokuk, Iowa. Jeff Hunt of The Hawk Eye has the story. (photos)

[CAL] Fall RUSH

Fall RUSH October 23, 2010

Calontir's Metal and Glassworkers Symposium photos online

Hrothgar reports that he has created an album of photos from the Metal and Glassworkers Symposium 2010 which took place in the Kingdom of Calontir.

Two added to the Calontir Rolls of Chivalry

Sir Reimond of Ipstones reports that two new Knights have been created by Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Calontir.

[CAL] The Feast of Saint Hedwig

The Canton of Aston Tor invites you to join the traveling bard at the Feast of Saint Hedwig on Saturday, October 23, 2010. Can YOU solve the mystery of who dunnit, and how? Was it the vessel with the pestle or the flagon with the dragon or the candlestick in the library?

[CAL] Coronation Fall 2010

It is time to unify the tribes of the steppe! A warlord tourney will be held in honor of our Mongol Crown. Come, join us for a day of celebration, fun, fighting and feasting as TRH Ashir and Maerwyn ascend to the Calon Throne!

[CAL] Kris Kinder Market

The Barony of Forgotten Sea invites you to their annual Kris Kinder Market Saturday December 11th, 2010 9am to 7pm

Suzanne de la Ferté elevated in Calontir

Recently Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Calontir offered entry into the Order of the Laurel to THL Suzanne de la Ferté of the Barony of the Lonely Tower.

Scarlett Keep: "a club focused on recreating by doing"

Scarlett Keep, at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has undergone a number of changes, from a medieval history club to a sports club. Now it functions as a chapter of the SCA. Recently Daily Nebraskan reporter Ian Sacks visited the Cattle Raids event to learn about the group.

Feast of Eagles photos online

Vilhelm Lich shares photos from Feast of Eagles which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir.

[CAL] La Regale de la Chasse

The horns have been sounded and the Shire-Marche of the Grimfells cordially invites you to come and celebrate the hunt in all its glory. Our hunting grounds have plenty of land on which to camp, a hall in which to feast upon our quarry, and a place to gather around the fire to regale each other with tales of our exploits after the feast.

[CAL] Bastard Swords & BBQ

Bastard Swords & BBQ With the Shire of Lost Forest Saturday October 2, 2010