A day of classes and sharing for heralds and scribes. There will be Herald's and Scribe's reference libraries, an active Herald's Point, and Roundtable discussions for both Heralds and Scribes. Also: general-interest classes, childcare, Lunch Tavern and Feast.
Officials in the Middle Kingdom confirmed today that selected, experienced fighters will soon be testing "probability-driven combat simulation" using equipment that departs radically from traditional SCA armour and weapon standards.
Kevin O'Shaughnessy reports that Christian Fournier, of the Middle Kingdom, has been elevated to the Order of the Laurel "for his studies and practice of period German wrestling, as well as support of period combat studies in general."
Saint Valentine's Day in the Canton of Three Hills February 9, 2008, 9am-10pm; Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds, 2900 Lake Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 49001
BIGGER & BETTER THIS YEAR!
More Room for Heavy Fighters, Melees, Fencers and Spectators!! Including space in the large fight hall for small seating areas along the walls!!
Don’t forget we have the Best Shopping this side of the Pennsic War!!
Canton of Three Hills (Kalamazoo, Michigan)
This year will be themed on the Crusades that happened between 1095 and 1291. There will be classes, fighting and more all based around the Crusades. The event will also be a Tournament of Chivalry.
When: February 2, 2008
Where: Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea, Ohio
Site will be open at 8:30 am and will close at 10:00 pm. This is a totally DRY site.
Pre-Reg / At the Door
Barony of the Cleftlands (Berea, Ohio)
PUSH FOR PENNSIC July 11 - 12 -13, 2008
AUGLAIZE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
This is a site change from previous years.
The theme for the weekend is:
HOIST YOUR COLORS
so bring your banners and let's see them fly!!
As always we will have fighting and more fighting
Archery, and other sharp pointy things
Merchants (contact me if you want to merchant Ashgrove@bright.net)
Shire of Havenholde (Wapakoneta Ohio)
Last weekend, the Marche of Alderford, a local group in the Middle Kingdom, hosted a fighter practice and ad hoc silent auction to help a cancer patient in a neighboring group pay for her medical expenses. SCAtoday.net's Editor, THL Milica of Varna, was there and has posted a photo album.
The family of Tim Coy, known in these Current Middle ages as Lord Cedric Westbrooke, Squire to Sir Alan Culross, suffered a horrible tragedy when his wife Lady Audrey Westbrooke (MKA Lisa Coy) died in a house fire early on the morning of Christmas Eve.
On Thursday, December 20, Teresa Calderon, who was 20 years old, passed away due to a tragic accident. She was a member of The Crows Nest household founded by Garvin the Slow. She was also a lapsed member of the Barony of Cleftlands and the shires of Alderford and Gwyntarian, in the Middle Kingdom.
Viscountess Elashava bas Riva of Northshield recently braved the weather and traveled south for Bardic Madness South which took place December 15, 2007 in the March of Loch Morrow (Macomb, IL). She reports and shares photos.
The Province of Tree-Girt-Sea presents our Annual Twelfth Night Celebration! Join us in celebrating the season and the traditions that make this time! Our theme is the Seven Deadly Sins – so expect some examination of them along with ways that we can combat them and embrace the virtues.
Adults $8 before 1/1/8,$10 day of, Children 6-12 $5, Children under 6 free, family cap $26 pre-reg, $30 day of. A $3 non-member surcharge applies to anyone without proof of membership. Please make checks payable to Society for Creative Anacronism, Inc./Province of Tree-Girt-Sea."
Province of Tree-Girt-Sea (Chicago, Illinois)
Join the Marche of Three Towers for the second Oaken Regional Cook's Symposium. Join us as the cooks of the kingdom share knowledge, discuss and learn new techniques (and old techniques), share recipes, and, of course, eat. The site is handicapped accessible. There will be activities on both floors, and there is an elevator between.
St. Timothy's Lutheran Church
1262 Ashland Rd
Mansfield, OH 44905
Marche of Three Towers (Mansfield, Ohio)
The Barony of the Middle Marches is pleased to invite all gentles to Middle Marches Baronial Twelfth Night: A day of Dancing, Feasting and Bardic Revelry!
January 19, 2008, A.S. 42
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Hilliard Presbyterian Church
3600 Leap Rd
Hilliard, OH 43026
Site fees: $6.00 per gentle over age 12, $3.00 for children 6-12, Free for babes in arms. Family fee maximum is $18.00 (does NOT include the $3.00 per person non-member surcharge, if applicable)
Barony Middle Marches (Hilliard, Ohio)
If music be the food of love – play on! The Marche of Alderford proudly presents The Masque of Courtly Love XII: Play On! February 23, 2008
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Grace United Methodist Church
1720 Schneider St. NW
North Canton, Ohio 44720
New larger site ~ more list space ~ heavy and rapier fighting ~ spacious populace lounge ~ three tracks of classes ~ theatre and bardic performance opportunities ~ Brendoken baronial court ~ additional feast places ~ Medieval Science Fair.
Marche of Alderford (Canton, Ohio)
We honor the Legend of the Winter Rose each and every year here within Drakelaw. This year, in addition to our normal celebration, we are also celebrating our advancement to Full Status. We would like to invite each and every one of our friends, boon companions and family - as well as those of you who are yet to become our friends and family - to join us, and celebrate with us, at the lovely Jenny Wiley State Park in Prestonsburg KY from November 16 - 18, 2007.
In last weekend's fall Crown Tournament, Sir Lutr Ulfskjald, fighting for Lady Tessa of Wight, prevailed over Sir Jocelyn le Jongleur, fighting for Sir Logan MacCoinnich of Kintail, to win the Crown of the Middle Kingdom. Justin shares photos of Crown Tournament and the Court that followed.
SCAtoday.net Publisher Maistor Justinos Tekton reports that Sir Lutr Ulfskjald, inspired by Lady Tessa of Wight, was the victor of the Midrealm Fall Crown Tourney, which took place October 20, 2007 in the Barony of the Middle Marches.