Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-06-21 15:31
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 06:34
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 07:05
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 09:32
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 18:20
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 06:28
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 01:59
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 13:05
“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 07:48
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 09:39
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 06:53
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 12:24
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 16:48
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 18:29
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 09:10
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 06:27
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 14:42
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.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-04-05 15:36
Mugmort Melees III A Mongolian Invasion of Persia! April 19th 9am - 9pm
Rain or Shine
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-04-05 10:23
The Barony of Fenix is proud to host The Spring Crown Tournament of the Middle Kingdom and the Kingdom Arts & Sciences Competition!
This will be held Memorial Day weekend at the Drawbridge Inn and Convention Center! This is a lovely site with reasonable room rates, restaurants, a tavern, a nightclub, and a lovely pool complex onsite.
Saturday will be a day of the best arts and sciences of our Kingdom on display for competition. There will be A&S roundtable discussions! There will be rapier combat! There will be a Scribal Meet-and-Greet!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-04-05 08:40
Join the Barony of Brendoken at Brendokenfest!!
Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds
When: April 12th -- 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Submitted by Mathilda on Thu, 2008-04-03 16:01
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.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2008-04-01 07:00
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.
Submitted by ViscountGalen on Wed, 2008-03-26 06:26
Sir Galen of Bristol, an SCA Knight resident in the Middle Kingdom, has announced that he will be an independent candidate for the Illinois state legislature.
Submitted by Nevik on Tue, 2008-03-11 07:13
Teribus (featuring Midrealm drummer Nevik) will be performing their first concert within the borders of the Barony of Fenix in the Middle Kingdom on March 22, 2008.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-02-09 07:59
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."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-02-07 19:44
Clancy Returns to Japan Hosted by Starleaf Gate and the Barony of Roaring Wastes At the Hazel Park Recreation Center 620 W Woodward Heights Hazel Park, MI 48030
5th of April, 2008 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Feast will feature authentic Japanese cuisine, including: (No Fish)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-02-07 19:38
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!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-01-28 12:12
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
Site will be open at 8:30 am and will close at 10:00 pm. This is a totally DRY site.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-01-28 11:57
The Barony of Brendoken presents Qaina: a Middle-Eastern dance and music event March 29, 2008.
Tadmoor Shrine Center
Time: 11 am - 11 pm.
$15 in advance for SCA members
$18 in advance for non-SCA members
$17 at the door for SCA members
$20 at the door for non-SCA members
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-01-28 11:44
The Shire of Greyhope presents The Royal University of the Midrealm March 29, 2008
Edison High School
Site opens 9am ; closes 9pm
SITE IS BONE DRY!!!!!!! NO LIVE STEEL!!!
Site Fees : 13 - adult $6; 6 - 12 $3; 5 & under no charge Plus $3 non-member surcharge when applicable
Lunch will be available on site for $5. Menu will be forthcoming.