Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-08-27 15:00
In a series of videos posted on YouTube, Midrealm HR specialist Syr Kyppyn Kirkcaldy offers suggestions for recruiting new members to the SCA and how to keep them.
Submitted by persephone1665 on Tue, 2008-08-26 00:18
Dental Assistant's position wanted for recent CDA in the Barony of Fenix.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-08-15 12:34
The SCA "'lets people see history in three dimensions,' said Kevin Reid, whose alter ego, Sir Ragnarr, had quite a day with the victories (and a few deats)" at a demo in Wesselman Park. Rebecca Coudret of the Courier Press (Evansville, Indiana) had the story. (photo).
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2008-08-03 17:40
"Everybody here is your best friend you never met yet," said Sebastian de Granada (Scott Hargrose) recently at Push for Pennsic in Wapakoneta, Ohio in response to a question from reporter Greg Sowinski of the Lima News. (photo)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-07-26 08:45
“'We give that learning back to the public by educating them. Then we encourage them to join us,' said Dirk Hermance, who was dressed in the loose-fitting clothing of a northern European merchant from the early 15th century." Hermance was speaking about the demo hosted by members of the Shire of Rivenvale recently in Youngstown, Ohio. Reporter Don Shilling of the Vindicator had the story. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-07-25 08:06
“It’s a love of history and an interest of history that brings us together,” said Baroness Melisande de Canonwald about the SCA at the recent Push for Pennsic event at the Auglaize County Fairgrounds in Wapakoneta, Ohio. Kristin Reichardt of the Wapakoneta Daily News has the story. (photo)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-07-19 16:52
"An open field surrounded by woods, knights representing two kingdoms lunging and slashing at each other with swords, spears, and knives," writes Ally Burtner of the Fort Knox Turret after attending a day of combat at the recent Border Raids between Meridies and the Midrealm. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-07-14 14:39
Chad White shares photos taken during Court at his day-long visit to Border Raids on his Flickr website.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-07-09 16:35
The Barony of Fenix and the Middle Kingdom are pleased to host the 2008 Known World Academy of the Rapier!
There will be classes for historical rapier combat, classes for SCA rapier combat, classes for A&S of interest to late-period personae, tournaments for all levels of skill and interest! There will be parties to meet and greet your fellow Courtiers. There will be a field trip to the Frazier Arms an Armory Museum - an official depository from the British Royal Armories.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-07-08 10:15
Lord Alaric de Navarre has announced that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Encampment: Siege the Dane event which took place in the Marche of Three Towers in the Midrealm.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-07-02 14:46
Brawl at the Crooked Dragon is an annual event hosted by the Shire of Falcon's Quarry. Traditionally held the weekend following July 4th, it is one of the final opportunities to authorize before Pennsic War. Come join us for a day of fighting, fun, and feasting in the bazaar!
Lorain County Fairgrounds
At the Gate
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-06-30 13:09
Members of the Shire of Fearann na Criche in the Middle Kingdom took part recently in Midland, Michigan's Summer Solstice Stroll, a festival with a Ren Faire feel on the city's Main Street. Cathy Nelson Price of the Midland Daily News had the story.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-06-23 12:17
Arnova reports that a video of the recent Midrealm Crown Tournament finals is available to view on LiveJournal. The final rounds were fought by Sir Lutr and Duke Dag.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-06-21 16:31
What's fun about re-enacting the Middle Ages? Toledo Blade staff writer Ryan E. Smith found out when he visited Baron Wars, a large SCA event which takes place yearly at Fort Meigs in Perrysburg, Ohio. (photos & video)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-06-18 07:34
Legio Draconis reports that the latest issue of Artes Draconis, the Arts and Sciences newsletter of the Middle Kingdom, is now available in PDF format online. The Spring A.S. XLIII issue's theme is "On Campaign."
Submitted by Miriam on Sun, 2008-06-15 08:05
At 8:19 pm EST on Friday, the world was made richer by the addition of Daniel Meade, son of Heidi and Darren Meade, also called Sir Baldwin of Chelmsford (Badger).
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-06-14 10:32
Baroness Katarina Peregrine, Middle Kingdom Chronicler, has announced that, due to delivery issues with the United States Postal Service, first-class copies of the June issue of the Pale, the newsletter of the Middle Kingdom, will be re-mailed.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-05 19:20
The Barony of the Cleftlands and the Shire of Falcon's Quarry Present Northern Oaken War Maneuvers XII June 6, 7 and 8, 2008
Ukranian American Youth Association Resort
Approximately 35 miles South-West of Cleveland, OH
Submitted by Nevik on Thu, 2008-05-29 07:28
Nevik Demonovich has posted a photo album from the Middle Kingdom's May 25 Crown Tournament, held in the Barony of Fenix.
Submitted by Heirusalem on Mon, 2008-05-26 02:59
Sir Ullr Vindstygge defeated Duke Edmund of Hertford in the second of two Crown Tourneys fought on May 25, 2008, to gain the right to name his inspiration, AnneLyse, as Princess of the Midrealm.
Submitted by Heirusalem on Sun, 2008-05-25 14:05
“The law says he must fight for his crown. I say he has done so. Standing before me is a true King. I will not raise my weapon against Him.” With these words, Duke Dag Thorgrimsson ended the Middle Kingdom Crown Tournament and, for the second time in five weeks, Lutr Ulfskjald was crowned King of the Middle.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-05-19 08:48
The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. has released the following announcement concerning the Crown of the Middle Kingdom.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2008-05-18 10:39
On May 25, the Middle Kingdom will host two Crown Tournaments to establish first a current Sovereign and Consort, then the Royal Heirs, after a Board action in accordance with Corpora cut short the reign of Lutr and Tessa.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-05-16 07:53
Master Philip the Pilgrim shares two albums of photos from recent events in the Middle Kingdom on his Flickr website.
Submitted by Ursula on Thu, 2008-05-15 13:24
Come to Alderford for a weekend of camping, melee, woods fighting and archery at the beautiful, shady B&A Primitive Weapons Club.
Enjoy a day filled with activities. Woods battles for both rapier and heavy, an archery woods walk, target archry, and classes including a weed walk.
After you've fought, shot and learned your fill, enjoy a family-style potluck with hot dogs and burgers provided by Alderford.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-05-08 17:48
Encampment VIII: Siege the Dane June 20, 21, & 22, 2008
Lincoln Way Recreation Center
Pre-register with the Gatekeeper by June 13, 2008:
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-05-07 19:29
On Thursday nights, City Park in Bowling Green, Ohio, is alive with the sounds of rattan on steel as members of the local SCA branch practice their armored combat skills. Adam Lewis of BG News (Bowling Green State University) has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-05-07 10:10
Border Raids "A real non-profit event!"
June 27-29, 2008
Join us as the forces of the Middle and Meridies once again clash on the fields of Fort Carlson in Fort Knox Kentucky. We promise plenty of melees and more fighting than you can shake a stick at.
Hosted by : College of Val d' Azure
June 27-29 2008
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2008-04-15 07:27
The Barony of Brendoken, located in the northeastern part of the Middle Kingdom, chose its new martial and A&S champions last weekend at the Brendokenfest event. Our own THL Milica of Varna captured an extensive photo album from the day's festivities.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 15:42
1297 years and 4 days earlier, on April 29, 711, Tariq ibn Ziyad (Taric the One Eyed) swept into Visigothic Hispania. After his Berber armies arrived at Gibraltar, the Iberian Peninsula would never be the same again.
The influences brought by Tariq and his men would resonate through the Middle Ages and Renaissance, making this area a crossroads of music, literature, and social practices.