Meridies

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.

Traveler bears wondrous tale of first Gleann Abhann Coronation

Vallawulf Rurikson, of the Kingdom of Atenveldt, journeyed many miles to witness the birth of the new Kingdom of Gleann Abhann. He has kindly agreed to share the tale of his journey with us all.

Meridies Crown List Photos Online

Serena da Riva has posted photos from the recent Fall 2005 Crown List, which took place in the Kingdom of Meridies.

Jour d'Amour

Mark your calendars now to journey with the Incipient Shire of Drakenmere (hosted by their friends the Barony of Bryn Madoc) as we create a day of love: Jour d'Amour.

Panhandle Skirmishes Photos

Lord Michael of Clan Kitemitsu has posted photos from the recent Panhandle Skirmishes fought between the Kingdoms of Trimaris and Meridies.

Sir Godwine of Sherborne Victorious in Meridies Crown Tourney

Janessia and Iohann se pipere report that Sir Godwine of Sherborne, fighting for Lady Francesca De Foggia, was victorious in the October 8, 2005 Meridies Crown Tournament.

Meridian Fighter's Collegium XL

Join us for a day of Amored Combat, Combat Archery, Fencing, Equestrian (classes only), Live Weapons, and Youth Combat. Some classes will also be available on combat-related topics.

Wine List XVI

Bring a bottle of wine and test your skills in armored combat of three-man melee teams. The entry fee is just one bottle per fighter in the melee. Fighters under 21 - make it non-alcoholic. (Please do not bring horribly cheap beverages; you may have to drink it.) We will also have equestrian activities run by Lady Lora Greymare. If you want to bring a horse, contact her prior to the event at lcphil@prodigy.net

Meridies Fighters Showcased in University Article

Trevor Williams of the University of Georgia's Red and Black speaks with members of the Barony of Bryn Madoc at a recent fighter practice

Scriptorium

Come one, come all and enjoy a day at the abbey learning more about the fine arts of calligraphy, illumination, bookbinding, heraldry and much more in many fun filled classes as well as plenty of youth activities.

Festival of the Laurels

Artisans and Scientists of Meridies! Begin a new tradition in A.S. XL by starting out your annual schedule of Regional A&S Faires with Festival of the Laurels hosted by the Shire of Sol Haven over the weekend of October 21st-23rd at Indian Springs State Park in Flovilla GA.

Diamond Wars Cancelled

Due to the event site being used as an evacuation center for victims of Hurricane Katrina, Diamond Wars 2005 will not take place.

SCA Family Reaches Out to Own

The Morning News describes some of the SCA's relief efforts for Gleann Abhann.

Photos Show Damage to Gulf Wars Site

Lady Marion (Ellen Hopkins) reports that she and several friends made the journey to Kings Arrow Ranch, the site of the annual Gulf Wars and took photos of the devastation.

Danelaw XIV: Market Day at Jorvik

The People's Barony of Bryn Madoc invites you to join us on September 30 - October 2, 2005 at A.H. Stephens State Park for Danelaw, Market Day at Jorvik!

Rooks Haven and the Quest for the Holy Pail

The Incipient Shire of Rooks Haven and The Shire of Hammerhold present…. Rooks Haven and the Quest for the Holy Pail November 11-13, 2005 at Little Creek Ranch, Glen Mississippi.

How to support the Gleann Abhann relief effort

More than a week after Hurricane Katrina devastated a large swath of the Gulf Coast, including the Barony of Axmoor, Barony of Seleone and Shire of Dragoun's Weal in the Principality of Gleann Abhann, Kingdom of Meridies, a wide variety of relief efforts are underway and offers of assistance are coming from all over the Known World.

Hammerhold cancels Star-Mangled Spanner

The Shire of Hammerhold in the Principality of Gleann Abhann, Kingdom of Meridies, has cancelled its upcoming Star-Mangled Spanner event.

Map Shows Meridies Groups Affected by Katrina

Shari Damkier has posted a map of the Kingdom of Meridies showing which SCA groups are most affected by Hurricane Katrina.

Chateau Teafort Foundation Created to Aid Katrina Victims

Purple Nicholson reports that the Chateau Teafort Foundation, formed recently to aid victims of Hurricane Katrina, has already raised over $3,000 for the cause.

Shire of Smythkepe Sponsors Operation Alms

The Shire of Smythkepe in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is sponsoring Operation Alms to help members of the SCA donate perishables to local non-profit agencies.

"13th Century" Castle Under Construction in France

A group of 35 individuals, led by museum curator Michel Guyot and dressed in medieval garb, are attempting to construct a 13th century castle in a quarry in La Puisaye, France using medieval techniques and materials.

Safe Havens and Veterinary Services Needed for Hurricane Katrina's Equine Refugees

Ashia Yother reports that shelter and veterinary services are desperately needed for equine victims of Hurricane Katrina.

Meridies hurricane relief site

This web site is run under the auspices of the Crown of the Kingdom of Meridies, and exists for the purpose of collecting and coordinating hurricane relief efforts within that Kingdom.

Meridies now able to accept direct cash donations for hurricane relief

Her Majesty Lethrenn, Queen of Meridies, has published an update on the Kingdom's fundraising efforts for disaster relief.

Clother's Guild to Collect Garb for Meridies

Katharine Devereaux, St. Anne's Clothier's Guild Mistress, has announced that the Guild will collect garb, cloth and sewing supplies to be sent to SCA members affected by Hurricane Katrina.

Discussion Lists Created to Coordinate Relief Efforts -- UPDATED

Three YahooGroups discussion lists have been created to help coordinate relief efforts for those SCA members affected by Hurricane Katrina and other disasters.

Katrina Forces Cancellation of Meridian Grand Tourney

Ancyra reports that the upcoming Meridian Grand Tourney has been cancelled due to the ravages of Hurricane Katrina.

Atlantia to Sponsor Red Cross Fundraiser

Mistress Mordrea of the Kingdom of Atlantia has announced that a silent auction and Red Cross fund-raiser will be held at the Kingdom's upcoming Fall University in the Stronghold of Raven's Cove.

Newswire scheduling during Hurricane Katrina emergency

We are receiving a lot of news and updates related to the hurricane crisis affecting Meridies, Gleann Abhann, and surrounding areas. In response, SCAtoday.net is altering our normal editorial schedule.