Ealdormere

Kingdom of Ealdormere

War of the Trillium II

Ealdormerean correspondant Colyne Stewart has (finally) written up his remembrances from the second War of the Trillum.

Trillium 2 Photos Online

Eirik Andersen has posted photos from the recent Trillium War 2 which took place in the Canton of Ardchreag (Whitby, Ontario) June 29-July 3, 2006.

Murder Melee Photos Online

Eirek Andersen has posted photos from Ealdormere's recent Murder Melee event on the Two Ravens ebsite.

Baronial Champs & Kingdom Fight Practice

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The Barony of Rising Waters invites you to attend Baronial Champs and Kingdom Fight Practice

Saturday, July 15, 2006

White Meadows
2519Effingham Street
St. Catharines, ON
L2R 6P7

No pets please this is a working farm and to introduce pets would only disturb the natural balance of the farm. Help and Guide animals will be permitted.

We kindly ask that all park in the designated parking lot and leave the spots in front of the store open for those not with our group. Location:
Barony of Rising Waters (St. Catharines, Ontario)

A report from the battle lines at Murder Melee in the Meadow

Laird Colyne Stewart gets pumelled to bring you an up-close-and-personal view of the ten-man melee tournament held at Murder Melee in the Meadow this past weekend in the Barony of Ben Dunfirth.

Swimming with White-belted Sharks

Ealdormere Correspondent Colyne Stewart reports on the second annual event held in memory of one of Ealdormere's kings.

Floods and the Fian: An event report from Pikeman's Pleasure 16

Pikeman’s Pleasure 16 was held June 3, 2006, and Ealdormere correspondent Laird Colyne Stewart brings us this detailed event report.

Ealdormere Crown Tournament Event Report

Ealdormerean correspondent Colyne Stewart, newly returned from the East Kingdom, relates the goings-on at Ealdormere's latest Crown Tournament.

Frothing at the Mouth: Ewe Two

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Come to the great boreal forest for a weekend of thrills and the (second) greatest camping event in the whole of Ealdormere.  We have a private northern forest on a tranquil creek, plus access to a number of fine lakes where you may fish, swim, or fool around (please bring your own tackle and permits). This year we have a small kitchen for those who do not wish to cook over coals (but please let the event steward know what you plan to cook) plus many food sellers close by, a fine dining hall for classes as well as eating, and a large lawn for pavilions, fighting, archery, dancing, and all the usual stuff (e.g., children's activities, trading circle, and rock throwing). Location:
Shire of Brennisteinn Vatn (Sudbury, Ontario)

News from Ealdormere Crown Tourney

Duke Roak of Ealdormere, who fought for the honour of Lady Jocea of Ealdormere, defeated Count Sarnac Bahadur in the finals of Ealdormere's Crown Tournament on Saturday, May 27.

Photos from the Lady Mary Tourney Online

Eirik Andersen has posted photos from Ealdormere's recent Lady Mary Tournament on the Two Ravens website.

Thatsa Mare XI

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Thatsa Mare XI: Our Exchequer is Cheap and Won’t Give Us a Pence Event! FREE! Camping Event held in the Shire of Mare Amethystinum

Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, at 5800 Mapleward Road.
June 9, 10, 11, 2006.

Activities include but are not limited to; Fighting – Marshals needed, contact Autocrat to volunteer. Saturday Bowl and Bread Breakfast, Pot Luck Dinner Feast, Bellydance Instruction Class of all levels – bring your bellydance scarf – drummers welcomed! Scavenger Hunt, Trading Circle, Cob Oven building class (pending), Bardic Events sponsored by Shire Youth, Raffle and more fun in the sun! Location:
Shire of Mare Amethystinum (Thunder Bay, Ontario)

Lord Mayor's Market Day Photos Online

Eirik Andersen has posted photos from the recent Lord Mayor's Market Day event in the Kingdom of Ealdormere on the Two Ravens website.

War of the Trillium II

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Crusaders March Through Ealdormere The year is 1203 and the armies of the Fourth Crusade have Constantinople under siege. In typically Byzantine fashion the Frankish/Venetian army has been called upon to invade the city by Prince Alexius of Constantinople, son of the deposed Emperor Isaac. Alexius has begged aid of the assembled Frankish & Venetian armies of the Fourth Crusade to aid him in restoring the scarlet buskins of the Emperor to his father, who languishes in prison where he was thrown after having his eyes torn out by his brother. Location:
Canton of Ardchreag (Whitby, Ontario)

Ealdormere Spring Coronation Photos Online

Alexander Gladstone has posted photos from the recent Coronation of Aaron and Rustique in the Kingdom of Ealdormere. The photos are available on the Two Ravens website.

St. Maximus Day Photos Online

Eirik Andersen has posted photos from Ealdormere's recent St. Maximus Day event on the Two Ravens website.

Kieran Alexander Born in Ealdormere

Lord Martin reports that Kieran Alexander was born April 1, 2006 in the Kingdom of Ealdormere.

Dandelion Festival VI

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The Stronghold of TorBrant cordially invites you to the 6th Annual Festival of the Dandelion. The warm weather has returned and it's time to celebrate!

Location:
Pembroke Curling Club
428 Herbert St.
Pembroke, Ontario

Site fees:
$8 for Adults
$4 for Students 12 to 17
$3 for 4 to 11
4 and under free
A $4 NMS fee will be charged without proof of membership Location:
Stronghold of TorBrant (Pembroke, Ontario)

THL Eleanor Fairchild Placed on Vigil for Laurel

Citizens of four kingdoms came together to ask Their Majesties Edward and Rylyn of Ealdormere that THL Eleanor Fairchild be elevated to the Order of the Laurel at the end of the first court at Ealdormere's St. Maximus day event on April 8, 2006.

A Kid in King Edward's Court

Alexander Gladstone has published photos from the recent Kid in King Edward's Court event held in the Kingdom of Ealdormere. The photos are on the Two Ravens website.

Sir Thorbjorn Osis Memorial Fighter Day II

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Come join us for a day of combat and socializing, in memory of our friend, Sir Thorbjorn Osis, who was killed in a car accident in the spring of 1999, during his reign as King of Ealdormere.

Saturday, June 10, 2006
Markham Village Community Centre
6041 Highway 7, Markham, Ontario L3P 3A7

Site opens at 10am, closes at 9:30pm. Site is WET. No BYOB as per Ontario Law.

Site fee: $25 Cdn (includes supper, see below) Location:
Canton of Skeldergate (Markham, Ontario)

Photos from Ice Dragon & Interbaronial Archery Challenge II Online

Lord Alexander Gladstone of the Kingdom of Ealdormere has posted photos from the recent Ice Dragon and Interbaronial Archery Challenge on the Two Ravens website.

Tournaments of Renown & Septentrian Fight Practice Photos Online

Eirik Andersen has posted photos from Their Royal Majesties of Ealdormere's Tournaments of Renown and the Septentrian Fight Practice on the Two Ravens website.

Clothed in Honour at Cloth of Gold

Ealdormere hosted its second marathon sewing event, now called Cloth of Gold, on March 17-18 in the Incipient Canton of Greenhithe, sponsored by the Canton of Eoforwic.

Ragnarok VII

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Join us for the season's first camping event. Activities will include: Heavy fighting, Fencing, Archery, Youth boffer (pending marshal), plenty of Bardic goodness and A&S classes. Fishing is also permitted on Lake Belwood, pursuant to the laws of Ontario (bring a fishing license).

The Barony of Ramshaven Presents:
Ragnarok VII
May 19-22, 2006

Camp Bellaleo
860 8th Line Location:
Barony of Ramshaven (Fergus, Ontario)

SCAdian Scholars to Appear at Royal Ontario Museum

Finnvarr de Taahe and Sylard of Eagleshaven, scholars from the Kingdom of Ealdormere, will be presenting in persona as part of the 1st Annual Friends of the Mediaeval Studies Society Symposium at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto on March 25, 2006.

Forward into the Past

Since 1990, the Kitchener-Waterloo branch (Bryniau Tywynnog) of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) has presented a day of classes exemplifying the best of the Middle Ages.

St. Maximus Day Market

Join Their Majesties of Ealdormere for a day of shopping and fighting at the St. Maximus Market.

Lord Mayors Market Day

Join the Royal City of Eoforwic and Lord Mayor Thorolfr inn smithr in a traditional day of fighting, fencing, merchanting, and A&S display, classes, children's activities, and the usual Eoforwic silliness.

Back again after much demand is the Armoured combat knife fight tavern brawl.

  • Date: Apr 29, 2006
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Location: Etobicoke Centennial Park Ski Chalet, 256 Centennial Park Road Etobicoke, ON M9C 5N3
  • Fees: $6 members, $10 non-members; Children under 16 $3, babes in arms no charge
  • Feast: $12 per person - Limited to 80 gentles. 80 spaces remaining
  • Make cheques payable to SCA-Eoforwic
  • Site is wet; no BYOB as per LCBO regulations

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Royal Cloaks Missing

Their Graces Edouard and Genevieve of the Kingdom of Ealdormere report the sad news that coronation cloaks from their first and second coronations were stolen from their car in downtown Toronto recently.