Meridies

Kingdom of Meridies

Dreamstone XXVII Photos Online

Lady Magdalane von Harten has posted photos from the Dreamstone XXVII event which took place April 21-23, 2006 in the People's Barony of Bryn Madoc (Crawfordville, Georgia) in the Kingdom of Meridies.

Gunther and Kora New Heirs to Meridies

Lady Flannait of the Shire of Beau Fort reports that Sir Gunther, inspired by Baroness Kora, was the victor of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Meridies.

College of Medieval Military Studies Created in Meridies

THL Edward of Yarborough has announced the creation of the College of Medieval Military Studies in the Kingdom of Meridies. The mission of the College is to "bring the study of the medieval military experience to those that wish to learn about it and from it."

Maudeleyn Godeliva Tailour to be Elevated to Laurel

Master Allan of Moffat has announced that his apprentice, THL Maudeleyn Godeliva Tailour, will be elevated to Laurel at the Meridies Spring Crown List.

Let's have a feast!

WALB-TV visited sixth-graders from Deerfield-Windsor School, taking part in a medieval festival in Albany, Georgia, which included an SCA demo.

Hot April Knights

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Shire of Talmere presents Hot April Knights: Love and Romance in the Spanish Inquisition (Because no one expects Lusty Month of May in April!!!)

Dragon Hills Camp
2800 West Hwy 5
Bowdon, GA 30108

Site is Camping Only
SITE OPENS 5PM THURSDAY!!!
Troll opens 12 Noon on Friday.

Adults with feast - $16
Adults no feast - $8
Minors (12-18) with feast - $15
Minors (12-18) no feast - $7 Location:
Shire of Talmere (Bowdon, Georgia)

Guild of the Iron Bow Created

THL Ronan MacMorton reports that Their Majesties Boru and Dierdre have created a new guild in the Kingdom of Meridies: the Iron Bow.

Fools' War Draws Crowds and Press

The Kingdom of Meridies' Fools' War event drew some interest from the local media in the form of Macon (Georgia) Telegraph reporter Liz Fabian.

Shadow of the Wolf

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The Shire of Glaedenfeld and the incipient Shire of Redewolfden proudly present Shadow of the Wolf, April 21-23, 2006 at the Cumberland Centre in Columbia, Tennessee.

$15 weekend/feast ($7 child), $10 weekend/no feast ($5 child), $10 daytrip/feast ($5 child), $5 daytrip/no feast ($2 child) Non-members add $3. Make checks payable to SCA Inc./Shire of Glaedenfeld.

We proudly welcome His Royal Majesty Radu of Gleann Abhann to Shadow of the Wolf II! Location:
Shire of Glaedenfeld (Columbia, Tennessee)

Meridies Spring Coronation Photos Online

Chip Talbert has posted a large album of photos from the recent Spring Coronation in the Kingdom of Meridies.

Border Raids XXXIV

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This year's Border Raids will be hosted by the Barony of the Flame. It will take place June 23-25, 2006 at Camp Carlson in Grahamton, Kentucky.

Activities Include:

  • Torchlight Tourney
  • Field Battles
  • Fencing
  • Boffer ActivtiesOrganized 
  • Children’s Activities
  • A & S Competition (War point)
  • Partying!!!

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There will be NO coursing hounds this year and there will be NO archery. Location:
Barony of the Flame (Grahamton, Kentucky)

Household of Gryphon's Keep

The Household of Gryphon's Keep opens its doors to those in the Shire of Phoenix Glade in the Kingdom of Meridies (that would be the Emerald Coast of Florida for those looking for it in the modern world).

All Things Middle Eastern VIII

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Come join us as we celebrate the eighth anniversary of All Things!!! Classes covering numerous topics (to be announced) Fighting -You bet!!! We'll be holding 3 lists and some group tactics practice to sharpen our skills for Border Raids. Dancers and drummers -bring your music and plan to share with the populace at our Saturday night Hafla and bardic circle. What about food?? Prepare your stomachs for a feast of monumental proportions as Lady Caitilin serves up a feast fit for a Sultan. There are 52 beds with showers between cabins. Cabins and feast hall heated and cooled. Location:
Shire Brantestone (Cullman, Alabama)

War of the Clans II

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Bring ye Clan, Friends and Foes alike, and share in the fun with Rivermarch and the War of the Clans II. There's something for everyone with even a wee bit of Scottish in them. And we KNOW ye do.

Activities include:

  • Scottish Games for the Young and More than Young Alike: Caber Toss, Stone Toss, Tossing the Sheaf, Tug of War
  • Adult and Kids divisions
  • There will be a 22 pound hammer toss for the Elders Location:
    Shire of Rivermarch (Pine Mountain, Georgia)

Prince Godwine of Meridies on Fencing

Prince Godwine of the Kingdom of Meridies comments on His controversial decision to not support fencing in the Kingdom during His reign.

Hit List XX: Venetians Celebrate the Greek Gods

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Join us as the Venetians recreate the Greek Gods for the Doge. There will be multiple types of both heavy and rapier fighting. Other activities include Youth combat, non-fighting children's activities, archery, live weapons, and various classes.

Hit List XX
The Barony of the Osprey presents:
The Venetians Celebrate the Greek Gods
Woodsmen of the World Camp near Evergreen, Al Location:
Barony of the Osprey presents (Evergreen, Alabama)

Dreamstone Tourney 27

DREAMSTONE TOURNEY XXVII: A Great Tournament Tradition Continues! The People's Barony of Bryn Madoc invites one and all to Dreamstone Tourney 27 to be held on April 21-23, 2006 at A.H. Stephens Historic Park, near Crawfordville, Georgia.

Newcomers Collegium VI

The Shire of Owl's Nest would like to invite you to a once-a-year event specifically tailored for newer members and those wishing to learn the basics of the SCA.

Meridies Northern Regional Fighter Practice

Time to get off of your heinies and knock the rust off of your melee skills before the War gets started! So get your heinies up to Easaraigh, and bring the family. We'll have A&S classses - schedule TBA, and please email me with any class requests to make your eventing with us worthwhile; we'll see what we can arrange - kids' activities, with a nice playground immediately available, and an open-air pavilion. Easaraigh is providing lunch with the low, low event price of $10 for adult members (5 and under free, 6-12 half-price, add $3 for non-member).

Seventh Tournament of the Golden Lily

Be it known that upon the twenty-fourth, twenty-fifth and twenty-sixth days of February Anno Societatus XL the Shire of Beau Fort will hold the Seventh Tournament of the Golden Lily. This grand event will be held upon the much enjoyed lands of the Indian Springs State Park Group Camp in Flovilla, Georgia.

Fools' War XVII: What? Again??

Alright, if you insist on reading this, then I suppose it's my duty to let you know about Fools' War XVII: What? Again??, coming to Lake Tobesofkee, Sandy Beach Park in Macon, Georgia on April 6-9, 2006. It's going to be the same old thing. Again.

An Dun Theine Winter Arts Collegium

Join members of the Society for Creative Anachronism from all around the South in classes on all aspects of the Middle Ages.

Diverse Pleasures

The Canton DesForge, A Canton of The Barony of Iron Mountain, Proudly Presents Diverse Pleasures: A Fest for Mind and Body. Saturday, January 28, 2006 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Center, 980 Huffman Road, Birmingham, Alabama.

Volunteers Needed for Gulf Wars XV Artisans' Row

Mistress Derbail inghean Conchobar, Textile Arts Coordinator for Artisan's Row at Gulf Wars XV, is seeking volunteers to teach and demonstrate at the event.

Meridian Maneuvers '06

The Shire of Ravenwood and the Incipient Shire of Flintmarsh Present: Meridian Maneuvers '06: Let's get it on!

Arenal 12th Night

12th Night for the Shire is Friday, January 13th through Sunday January 15th, near Evergreen, AL at Woodmen of the World Camp Riversprings (that's in Alabama, people. There was a typo in the PopChiv). It's for the FULL WEEKEND!!! We decided to make our event more centrally located for more people to be able to come share this event with us this year and to have more indoor sleep space.

Gleann Abhann Supply Run Ends

Peregrine Fairchylde, Coordinator for the Gleann Abhann Supply Run, has announced that as of December 16, 2005, the supply effort is officially ended.

Saltare Dance Collegium

Come one, come all! Saltare Dance Collegium is hosted this year by the Shire of Talmere, and will be located in Carrollton, Georgia. The event is January 14, 2006 and costs $14 for adults and $7 for children.

Meridies A&S Photos Online

The Honorable Lord Roger-Luc Besson of the Barony of the Southdowns has posted a photo album with A&S entries from recent events in the Kingdom of Meridies.

SCA Memberships to Resume in Hurricane-Affected Areas

Linda S. Moore, President, SCA Inc., requests that SCA members living in areas affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita contact the corporate office with information regarding their locations.