Submitted by aisinbiya on Sun, 2008-03-16 08:05
Lady Aisin Biya has concluded a six-week test of parrot feeding habits, and concludes that parrots would not have survived in medieval Europe on a diet composed only of the seeds available locally.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2008-03-12 10:15
Mistress Fia Kareman and Lord Matthew Moraveous Avdenmork joyfully announce the birth of their son, Galen Thomas Begnoche, at 8:09 EST on February 29. The family resides in the Barony of Stonemarche, in the East Kingdom.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-03-05 17:21
The snows melt, the grass greens, and the buds appear on the trees. The first brave flowers blossom, and it is time to think of the future of our Kingdom. The King and Queen need heirs to Their thrones!
Please join us for the Spring Crown Tournament to be hosted by the Shire of Lyndhaven. The site is CFB Gagetown. The tournament, feast and accomodations are in different buildings, but there will be a shuttle service running during the entire event.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-03-01 16:40
Taylor Campbell, SCA member and the president of MEaD, the Medieval Enthusiasts at Dartmouth, submitted to an interview by a reporter from the Dartmouth Mirror about life as a medieval reenactor.
Submitted by aisinbiya on Tue, 2008-02-26 15:08
Lady Biya, guildmistress of the Company of Medieval Aviculturists, is pleased to announce she will be teaching three classes this year's East Kingdom University at Barony Beyond the Mountain on April 5th.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-02-08 15:53
Come join us for a revival of Northern Region Rapier Academy. Captain Christian Woolfe is organizing a morning of classes for all skill levels.
A tournament to determine the first Northern Region Champion of Fence will be held in the afternoon.
Please join us for a day of fencing & socializing, and enjoy a light mid-day day board prepared by our Province's talented cooks.
Anyone interested in teaching classes should contact Captain Christian
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-02-02 13:14
The Canton of Gryphonwald (in the Barony of Settmour Swamp) is hosting a wonderful event April 19, 2008: Black Griffin Inn
The Log Cabin at Rutgers Gardens
I have heard rumor that there is going to be (weather permiting) Heavy Fighting, Fencing, Hurley, Brewing contest, A&S Display, Games, Great Food, and lots of FUN!!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-01-28 11:48
Come to Gotham and play the foole! Rumor has it that our good King John will be visiting soon, looking to make a King's Highway ("I heard it was a hunting lodge!" "SHHHSHHHH!!!!!!") RIGHT ON TOP of Gotham!! All hands are needed to travel to Gotham--er, to travel to OSTGARDR-- to play the foole for the king's Tax Collectors, to disport themselves in foolish pastimes and games (including a Foolish Archery Shoot; it will be safe--we're fools, not idiots 8), to tell and hear foolish tales and songs, and to partake of a Foolish Feast in which nothing is as it appears. Location:
Crown Province of Ostgardr (Huntington, New York)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-01-28 11:41
The Northern Lights Competition is a chance for gentles to display their wonderful talents in the fields of the Arts and Sciences. Come and share those projects you have been working on during the cold winter months. Gentles can enter into the competition or simply attend to peruse the variety of exhibits, competition entries, talk to old friends, and make a few new ones.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-01-17 19:06
Winter is upon us, cold winds blow from the north, the sea is grey, the forests are bare, and the creatures of the wild sleep in their burrows. Gentles huddle in their homes and dream of warmer times.
It is in this darkest of seasons that warmth and friendship are most needed.
To lighten your hearts and fill your bellies the
Barony of Carillion is once again proud to
present our annual Baronial gathering known as Bellringers.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-01-17 17:03
The SCA Board of Directors will meet October 18, 2008 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Kingdom of the East
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-01-04 15:27
One and all are invited to attend the Barony of Settmour Swamp's 28th annual Celebration of the Thawing of the Mud. As always Mudthaw will feature a wide variety of activities: tournaments in Armored Combat, Rapier, and Youth Combat, Archery, Thrown Weapons, a brewing competition and an array of Fine Merchants. Mudthaw will again be held at the beautiful and spacious Salaam Shrine in Livingston, NJ. Location:
Barony of Settmour Swamp (Livingston, New Jersey)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-12-22 11:59
Once again House Serpentius and House Wilmot, under the generosity of the Barony of Bhakail and the Bailiwick of Ivyeinurst, are sponsoring a celebration of all things involved in hitting! Last year's event was such a success, we have already outgrown our site. This year's site has a much larger area for fighting, fencing and merchants! the only thing this site does not have is free parking -- the parking costs $8/day for a lot with an attendant and $5/day for a lot without an attendant, as a result, House Serpentius will cover the entire site cost. THE EVENT IS FREE! Location:
Barony of Bhakail (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-12-20 17:16
All hail and pray attend! We, the proud citizens of the Barony of l'ile du Dragon Dormant, are pleased to invite one and all to come and celebrate the Third Anniversary of the investiture of Pellandres and Valeria and our Barony's birth! All residents, old and new, ex-patriots who have left our lands for adventures far away, great friends and neighbors who have shared their experience with us in the past, are ALL warmly invited to return to Location:
Barony of l'ile du Dragon Dormant (Verchères, Québec)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-12-18 15:29
The Shire of Anglespur, the Jewel of the East, is pleased to host this year’s King’s and Queen’s Bardic Championship! Bards, Singers, Musicians and Storytellers from all over the East Kingdom are invited to come and share their talents in this illustrious competition.
The Bardic Competition is to be divided into three rounds. Please note that the theme of the event is "Heroes of the Empire," and Their Majesties wish to hear songs, tales, and poems of the East Realm's greatest men and women. Also we would remind the bards that Their Majesties will be basing their decision on all three rounds.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-12-04 19:22
Robert Nydahl of the Kingdom of Drachenwald chronicled activities at September's Crossroads at Canterbury event in a photo album.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-11-29 15:58
It is that time of year again for the Barony of Iron Bog's last big push for the Toys for Tots campaign.
This Saturday, Dec 1st., we will gather in Pemberton, NJ for your annual
Toys for Tots Tourney.
The entrance fee for the day is one new unwrapped toy.
There will be both a heavy tourney and our baronial fencing championship.
The heavy tourney will be a double elimination feat with the combatants able
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-11-19 11:57
Greetings and gracious felicitations, all ye good gentles. It is that time of year once again, with the leaves fallen, and the air now crisp with pending snow. It is also that time for the Barony of Bergental to welcome all unto the Great Hall to enjoy the company of friends; to entertain and to be entertained; to browse the wares of merchants... In all, a time to come together in fellowship and enjoy the season. Location:
Barony of Bergental (Springfield, Massachusetts)
Submitted by aisinbiya on Thu, 2007-11-15 21:41
After seventeen years of service to the dream, Aisin-gioro Biya was awarded arms for her work in aviculture by King Andreas and Queen Gabriella at Warrior's Naadam, Silver Horde's 10th anniversery celebration held in Ostgardr, East Kingdom. Given Biya's own Jurchen shaman persona, the setting for her award couldn't have been more appropriate.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-11-14 16:55
The Barony of Stonemarche would like to invite everyone to attend our Market Day at Birka event on January 25th through January 26th, 2008
have set the prices for Birka 2008, you will notice a change in the
pre-registration price, but not the at the door price.
pre-registration for adult members will be 12.00, same as the at the
Adult non members will be required to pay the non member
Submitted by LiamStLiam on Fri, 2007-11-09 09:10
Master Liam St. Liam has posted an album of photos from the recent Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of the East.
Submitted by lilli on Wed, 2007-11-07 10:32
East Kingdom Autumnal Crown Tourney was won on Saturday by Sir Konrad von Ulm, fighting for Lady Brenwen the Fair. Sir Konrad is a member of House Bloodguard and is a former squire of the current King, Andreas derEisfalke.
Submitted by GeoffreyMalachite on Wed, 2007-10-31 17:45
The Barony Beyond the Mountain in the East Kingdom is forming a baronial level cooks guild. The first meeting is on November 10th, 2007 in Terryville, Connecticut.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-10-20 11:43
The Shire of the Rusted Woodlands bids you welcome to attend the return of 100 Minutes War!
This year's event shall feature:
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-16 15:48
The Barony of Concordia of the Snows is honored to be the hosts of this year's Fall Crown Tournament, to be held on the Third day of November in the year 2007. The festivities will commence at the Midway Fire Dept. Grove and Banquet Hall, 1956 Central Avenue, Colonie, NY 12205. The feast will feature the culinary delights of our own Lady Deirdre O'Rourke. And as is tradition in our Barony, there will be a side board provided. Location:
Barony of Concordia of the Snows (Colonie, New York)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-15 14:46
The cold northern winter is near upon us, and from the battlements of the keep at Ile du Dragon Dormant glad tidings are sounded. A message is sent to all the neighboring lands - Ile du Dragon Dormant will again celebrate the last days of fall with a feast of rare kind.
This harvest festival promises to be no simple affair. Mistress Hawise and
her staff slave for hours preparing an all day feast, jesters and dancers
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-08 09:33
Toi Poisson de Mortagne reports that Girl Scouts in the Montachusett Girl Scout Council in the Worcester, MA area have the unique opportunity to earn a "Medieval Maidens" merit badge.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 14:55
Peregrine recounts a wonderful day spent with members of the Shire of Quintavia in the Eastrealm at Crossroads at Canterbury, an event "inspired by those famous tales of Chaucer's."
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-09-28 08:05
Andris Lowenstein reports that his car containing his armor was stolen in Hartford, Connecticut. He is seeking help to watch for the stolen armor on eBay or other sites.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-09-27 07:31
Duchess Marieke van de Dal of the East Kingdom reports on the recent 20th anniversary celebration for the Shire of Ar n-Eilean-ne (St. John's, Newfoundland).