Calontir

Kingdom of Calontir

Lilies War XXII (2008) pictures

Please enjoy the photo gallery of Lilies War 2008 from David Fossett Photography.

Three to be elevated at Lilies War

Master Andrixos reports that three subjects of the Kingdom of Calontire have been placed on vigil by Their Majesties Anton and Isabeau at Their Crown Tourney with elevation to take place at the upcoming Lilies War.

Results from Calontir's Fiftieth Crown Tournament

At the Fifieth Crown Tournament of Calontir, held on May 3, AS XLIII in the Barony of Mag Mor, Graf Luther Ambossfaust, inspired by Mistress Maerwynn of Holme, defeated His Lordship Alric Upplendingr to claim the right to rule the Falcon Realm.

Calontir Crown Combatants announced

Their Majesties Anton and Isabeau of the Kingdom of Calontir have announced the list of combatants in Their upcoming Crown Tournament. The list has been posted on the Kingdom website.

Gulf Wars 2008 photos online

Miriam von Schwarzwald of the Kingdom of Calontir reports that Ruaidhri ua Ceallaigh has posted several albums of photos from recent events on his SmugMug website. The albums include Gulf Wars and Chalice of Equus.

[CAL] Spring Crown Tourney

description:
Come enjoy Crown Tourney at our new, spacious site. In fair weather, a level field with scattered shade will serve as the tourney field. Right beside the field, a very large, open-air, roofed "tabernacle" will be the commons area -- or the indoor list field in case of foul weather.

Location: Riverside Park, 717 238th Street, Milford, NE 68405

Site Hours: Open at 6 pm Friday night, closed Noon Sunday Location:
Barony of Mag Mor (Milford, Nebraska)

[CAL] Metal and Glass Workers Symposium

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From 29 August to 1 September 2008, there will be a metal and glassworkers gathering. Three Rivers is sponsoring three full days of hands-on classes and demos, ranging from blacksmithing and knife-making to repousse to coin-stamping to pewter-casting to stained glass... My list goes on and on!

This will be predominantly an outdoor event, with plenty of camping space available. There will also be a large barn on site, with poured concrete Location:
Barony of Three Rivers (Warrenton, Missouri)

January Calon Scrolls: Home and Family Life

The January '08 issue of the Calon Scrolls, which is Calontir's quarterly online Arts and Sciences newsletter, is now available for your enjoyment.

Mongol Invasion equestrian photos online

Eowyth Eorwine has posted an album of photos from the Mongol Invasion event in the Kingdom of Calontir on the Lionskin Photo Galleries website.

Mardi Gras in Fayetteville!

Mark Morley, Paul Byers, Elaine Conway, Todd Lewis, and Betty Graham of the local chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism posed for the camera of Tony Macklin of the Fayetteville (Arkansas) Free Weekly during Mardi Gras festivities.

Calontir scroll blank photos online

Carres has posted photos from the Kingdom of Calontir's recent Blank Scroll Competition.

CalonSound Project at Calontir Coronation

Mathurin Kerbusso reports that the CalonSound Project will be recording performances at the upcoming Calontir Coronation.

[CAL] Lilies War XXII

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Lilies War XXII "Grand Tournament of Artisans" June 13, 2008 - June 22, 2008

Important!
The dates for Lilies War XXII have been changed!
The new dates are
June 13, 2008 - June 22, 2008 As is tradition in the heartlands, Their Royal Majesties Calontir have decreed that a grand tournament and melee be organized for all of their nobles, knights, and commons; as well as their Royal Cousins and their subjects from across the Known World. This tournament is to be held on the ground of their forefathers, the Field of Lilies, and is to consist of all manner of pageantry, display and entertainment for all who might attend. Location:
Kingdom of Calontir (Smithville, Missouri)

[CAL] Melon Wars IV

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Melon Wars IV - Vikings vs Saxons - April 25-27 2008

Please do check the revised web site and check out the official flyer for Melon Wars IV:
http://www.flinthyll.org/mw4 Location:
Shire of Flinthyll (Burlington, Iowa)

Duncan Fearmach MacLeod to be Knighted in Calontir

Conde Fernando Rodriguez de Falcon reports that Duncan Fearmach MacLeod has been offered elevation to the Order of the Chivalry.

[CAL] A Spanish 12th Night

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The Barony of The Lonely Tower Presents "A Spanish 12th Night" Saturday, January 5, 2008

Site Opens/Closes 9am - 9pm

Scottish Rite Cathedral
202 S. 20th St
Omaha, NE 68102

Directions:
Take your best route to 1-80, take 1-80 to 1-480 North, and take the Douglas/Harney Street Exit. Follow exit road to Douglas Street. Turn right (east) onto Douglas and follow to 20th Street. Turn Location:
Barony of The Lonely Tower (Omaha, Nebraska)

[CAL] Kris Kinder

description:
The Barony of Forgotten Sea presents Kris Kinder December 8, 2007.

Site:
KCI Expo Center
11730 N. Ambassador Dr.
Kansas City, MO 64153

Site opens at 7 am for merchants and 9 am for populace.
Site Fees: $10 adults ($3 non-member surcharge applies); $8 youths (10 to 17); children under 10 free.

Kris Kinder will be held at the KCI Expo Center, just a few blocks from I-29 and I-435 near the airport. This is a 36,000-square foot exhibit hall with room for merchants, commons, court and meetings. Location:
Barony of Forgotten Sea (Kansas City, Missouri)

New Calon Scrolls issue offers costuming theme

The latest issue of Calontir's arts and sciences newsletter, the Calon Scrolls, is available online and features the theme "Clothing and Clothing Accessories."

Anton and Isabeau, new Calontir Heirs

Sir Anton Cwith, inspired by Lady Isabeau De Beauxyeux, was the victor of the recent Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Calontir. (photos)

Arts and Sciences at the University of Missouri

The setting was appropriate: the Arts and Sciences Building of the University of Missouri, Columbia, for an A&S symposium presented by Columbia's chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., and the MU Medieval Re-Enactment Society. Gwen Daniels of the Maneater has the story.

Calontir Crown List on Legio Draconis

Hrólfr has posted the list of combatants and their consorts on the Legio Draconis list.

[CAL] Toys for Tots Tournament

description:
The Shire of Wyvern Cliffe invites you to attend the 19th annual Toys for Tots Tournament. Join us and give a brighter holiday to children in need!

Saturday, November 17, 2007
Southern Boone County High School
14520 Crump Lane
Ashland, MO 65010

Site opens at 8:00 a.m. and closes at 10 p.m.
Court will be held at Their Majesties' discretion

Site fee $5.00 per person, Family cap of $20.00 (NMS $3.00) Location:
Shire of Wyvern Cliffe (Ashland, Missouri)

[CAL] Calontir Crown Tourney

description:
The Barony of Forgotten Sea Proudly Presents Calontir Fall Crown Tournament November 3, A.S. XLI

Place:
Forty Acres and a Mule Activity Campus
76*20 East 79th Street
Kansas City MO 64138

Directions*: *From 435 Take the 87th Street exit near Bannister Mall. Go east on 87th Street to Blue Ridge. Turn left on Blue Ridge to James A. Reed Road. Turn left on James A. Reed Road to 79th Street (a 4-way Stop) Turn Location:
Barony of Forgotten Sea (Kansas City Missouri)

[CAL] Fall Rush

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Welcome! Standing Stones is hosting this year's Fall RUSH, once again on the campus of the University of Missouri- Columbia. We are excited to present a variety of hands-on workshops as well as traditional lecture classes. Be prepared to experience a menagerie of scholarly pursuits!

Event Steward:
HE Countess Caillin MacKenzie

Dates:
October 13th-14th

Time:
Site opens at 9am. Location:
Shire of Standing Stones (Columbia, Missouri)

A Sad Day in Calontir

Christoval Anguiano (Chip Wyrde), an archer in Calontir, was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Saturday September 29th, near Hannibal, Missouri.

A Calontiri in Ealdormere

Conde Fernando Rodriguez de Falcon of the Kingdom of Calontir recently traveled north with a few companions to attend Bonfield for Baron's Howe in the Canton of Flaming Sky (Ealdormere).

Axes and swords flash in Iowa sun

"Rays of sun glinted off dented helms as two knights squared off on a grassy knoll. Lord Ciaran O'Heildhe, a 15th century Irish knight, armed with sword and shield, faced Lord Hamer Ulfsson a 10th century Viking with a sword clenched in one hand and a bardiche, or great ax, clenched in the other." Nicholas Bergin of the Burlington, Iowa Hawk Eye was there to cover the action.

Cattle Raids XII

description:
This is a camping event in a beautiful, ambient secluded area. We have secured EXCLUSIVE use of the facility on Saturday. (No mundane interruptions!) Potable water is available at the camp site. There is a bar available on Saturday afternoon and evening so we ask that you support it. Bar hours are from 2:00pm - 10:00pm in the beautiful, air-conditioned Feast Hall.

Site:
Izaac Walton Club of Lincoln 10801 South 134th Street Lincoln NE just east of Lincoln off Hwy 2 Location:
Barony of Mag Mor (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Southern Region Fighter, Archery and Equestrian Practice

description:
Southern Region Fighter, Archery and Equestrian Practice Sept 29 - 30 2007

http://chipendale.hookedonbooksadventure.com/index.

Site opens Friday at noon and closes Sunday at noon

Site Fee: $7 plus $3 non-member surcharge when applicable Children 5 and up $2 Sorry, no Reservations

Classes on the different weapon styles and a tournament to show your skill. Location:
Shire of Oakheart (Hartville, Missouri)

The Calon Scrolls

This quarter's issue of the Arts and Sciences newsletter of Calontir, The Calon Scrolls, is available online for all to read. This issue's theme is Cooking and Beverages, and there are articles on a chocolate drink, Medieval table manners, a Middle Eastern dinner, a period malting house, wafers, and much more.