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Push for Pennsic 2006

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Arrrr! The Canton of Hawkes Keye and The Marche of Norborough Welcome You To Push for Pennsic 2006: It's A Pirate Thing

MIAMI COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
COUNTY ROAD 25A
TROY, OH 45373
07-09 July 2006

Site opens on Friday July 7th at 5pm and
Site closes Sunday July 9th at Noon

Driving Directions: Take I-75 to Exit 78 and travel south for 3 miles on County Road 25-A. The Fairgrounds will be on the right. Location:
Canton of Hawkes Keye & The Marche of Norborough (Troy, Ohio)

Report & Photos from Border Skirmish

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Seneschal of the Kingdom of Northshield, reports in from the borderlands where she attended the recent Border Skirmish between Northshield and the Midrealm. Her observations and photos are online.

Swine and Roses

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The Barony of White Waters (Midrealm) hosts its annual summer event, Swine and Roses, July 14-16, 2006 in South Bend, Indiana. More information is available at http://www.midrealm.org/whitewaters. Just click on Events! Location:
Barony of White Waters / South Bend, IN

Oaken Melee School VII: A Very Civil War

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Join the Baronies of Brendoken and the Middle Marches as they once again try to settle the age old question...Grits or No Grits???

July 14-16, 2006
B&A Primitive Weapons Club Roswell, Ohio
Site opens 4:00pm on Friday, closes at 12:00 noon on Sunday

Site fees:
Weekend Camping: Adult $11.00, Children (under 14): $7.00
Daytrip: Adult $7.00, Children (under 14): $5.00 Location:
Marche of Alderford (Roswell, Ohio)

Encampment at the Castle photos online

Photos taken at the Encampment at the Castle event held in Three Towers are online.

Marche of Alderford bids a sad, fond farewell to Lord Charles the Indecisive

He was known by many names: Charles the Indecisive, Constable Barnabas of Fife, and most often, just Charlie. Charles Carlton Dreyer, age 62, passed away on June 21 from cancer, leaving a void in the Marche of Alderford that will be hard to fill.

Mid-Realm Bardic Madness VIII: The Song of the Sea

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Greetings and welcome are bid to all Bards, Troubadors, Trouveres, Minstrels, Minnesingers, Jongleurs, Singers, Storytellers, Poets, Scops, Skalds, Fillids, Olaves, Griots, Wordsmiths, and Friends of these arts. Also Musicians, Dancers, Jugglers, Magicians, and Players as well.

This year's Bardic Madness will take place on November 11th, 2006. Our hosts will be the Barony of Brendoken (most of NE Ohio). Many thanks go to all of them for their hospitality in helping the bardic community out this year. Our theme will be the sea and all that lies within it. Location:
Barony of Brendoken (Smithville, Ohio)

Encampment at the Castle VI

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The Marche of Three Towers presents Encampment at the Castle VI June 16, 17, & 18, 2006 at the Mansfield Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio.

Mansfield Reformatory
100 Reformatory Road
Mansfield, Ohio 44905
419-522-2644

Pre-register with the Event Steward by June 9, 2006:

$8.00 per adult for the weekend (Max $24 per family)
$5.00 per adult Saturday only
Ages 6 to 13 half price Location:
Marche of Three Towers (Mansfield, Ohio)

Re-enactors Turn Brimfield, Illinois into "Olde English" Village

Various re-enactment groups will converge of Jubilee College in Brimfield, Illinois June 17-18, 2006 for Olde English Faire. Those participating include the Society for Creative Anachronism, the Order of St. Sebastian, the Knights of the Silver Sword and Shattock Schoole of Defense.

Grand Tournament of Archery & Procrastinators Brawl

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We are here to tell you of a great event taking place on June 9-11, 2006: Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl (the make up years) It is sure to be an event that the whole family can be a part of.

Location: Camp Rotary, 20505 29 Mile Road, Ray Township, MI

Fees: Adults $8, Children 5 to 13 $3, Children under 5 are free Camping is $5 per tent, Merchant $5

This is a Wet site and dogs are allowed. Location:
(Ray Township, Michigan)

Midrealm Crown Tourney pictures online

Master Phillip the Pilgrim has uploaded pictures of Midrealm's Spring Crown Tourney to his (brand new!) Flickr account.

Northern Oaken War Maneuvers X

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The Barony of the Cleftlands and the Shire of Falcon's Quarry Present Northern Oaken War Maneuvers X June 9, 10 and 11, 2006

Ukranian American Youth Association Resort
47890 Bursley Rd,
Wellington OH, 44090
Approximately 35 miles South-West of Cleveland, OH

Saturday night's beachside picnic-style Feast will be $10 per person pre-registered,$12 at the gate, $5 kids 4 - 12. Breakfast and lunch will be available on site. Due to increased site costs, breakfast will not be included in the site fee. There will be breakfast options available a la carte. There will also be a lunch counter run by the Ukranian American Youth Association, which will include home made pierogi. Location:
Barony of the Cleftlands & Shire of Falcon's Quarry (Wellington Ohio)

Gwyntarian - First Contact

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The Marche of Gwyntarian cordially invites you to attend "Gwyntarian - First Contact" on July 1, 2006. The event is themed on the first interactions between Portuguese traders and the inhabitants of Japan. We have planned many exciting activities to divert and entertain you, including classes taught by folks from Alderford, Cleftlands & Gwyntarian; special fighting and fencing tourneys (can you say, "War Fans?" I knew Location:
Marche of Gwyntarian (Akron, Ohio)

Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl

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We are here to tell you of a great event taking place on June 9th-11th. Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl (the make up years) It is sure to be an event that the whole family can be a part of.

Location: Camp Rotary, 20505 29 Mile Road, Ray Township, MI

Fees: Adults $8, Children 5 to 13 $3, Children under 5 are free
Camping is $5 per tent, Merchant $5

This is a Wet site and dogs are allowed. Location:
Cantons of Fasach Mor & Brackendelve (Ray Township, Michigan)

Bardolf Defeats Lutr in Midrealm Crown Finals

Count Bardolf, fighting for Countess Brigh, defeated Sir Lutr Ulfskald, fighting for Lady Tessa of Wight, in the first and last bouts of the Middle Kingdom Crown Finals this weekend.

New Middle Kingdom A&S Champion Named

Lady Antiontte Martel of the Barony of Northwoods won the Middle Kingdom Arts and Sciences Pentathalon today and was named the Middle Kingdom Arts and Sciences Champion.

Midrealm Crown Combatants Announced

Their Majesties Felix and Madeleina, King and Queen of the Middle Kingdom, have announced the list of combatants for Their upcoming Crown Tournament.

Border War XXIII

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Join us for our annual skirmish with our neighbors to the east, the Barony of Northwoods.

Site opens at noon on June 16 and closes at noon June 18

All campers must be off site by noon on Sunday. We appreciate your cooperation.

Three cabins on camp sites 7, 9, and 10 to benefit the Royal Travel Fund were auctioned off at a silent auction concluded at Coronation.

Please help contain the spread of the Emerald Ash Borer and do not bring your own firewood to Bertha Brock Park from Eastern Michigan (or other quarantined areas) to the park. Firewood is available for sale near the ball field. Split fire wood will be available near the maintenance building for a reasonable price. Location:
Canton of Rimsholt (Ionia, Michigan)

Photos of Sumptuous Feast at Midrealm Coronation

THL Francesca de Onorati has announced that photos from the elaborate feast prepared for the recent Coronation of Felix and Madeleina in the Middle Kingdom are now available online.

Dame Alys in England, Part Two

Dame Alys Katharine, from the Middle Kingdom, was one of several lucky SCAdians who recently attended "The Extravagances of the Edwardian Table" in England, at the same church used for the main hall scenes in the Harry Potter films. The culinary achievements on display were extraordinary, and Her Excellency was kind enough to share her experiences in this two-part SCAtoday.net feature story and photo album.

Dame Alys in England, Part One

Dame Alys Katharine, from the Middle Kingdom, was one of several lucky SCAdians who recently attended "The Extravagances of the Edwardian Table" in England, at the same church used for the main hall scenes in the Harry Potter films. The culinary achievements on display were extraordinary, and Her Excellency was kind enough to share her experiences in this two-part SCAtoday.net feature story and photo album.

Felix and Madeleina Crowned King and Queen of the Middle Kingdom

Their Royal Majesties Felix and Madeleina ascended the thrones of the Middle in glorious Turkish style.

Melee in the Woods IV

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The Shire of Stonecroft would like to invite all comers to their annual event, Melee in the Woods IV.

This grand event will be taking place in the southwestern corner of the Constellation Region (Indiana).

Location:
Old Ben Scout Reservation
5735 East County Road 175 North
Winslow, IN 47598
812-354-3678
(800) 264-5246

We will be featuring:

  • Heavy and Rapier Melee drills Location:
    Shire of Stonecroft (Winslow, Indiana)

Captain Malcolm Donnelly to be Knighted in the Midrealm

His Majesty Edmund of the Middle Kingdom has announced that Captain Malcolm Donnelly will sit vigil the night before his elevation to the Order of the Chivalry which will take place at the Midrealm Coronation April 22, 2006.

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!!!

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

Harry Potter, King Edward, and the SCA converge for a grand feast

What do Harry Potter, King Edward of England, and the Middle Kingdom all have in common? Elements of all three came together recently at Oxford, England, for a most exquisite feast.

Spring Regional Equestrian Practice

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Spring Regional Equestrian Practice, Saturday April 15th, 9am - 6 pm, at CDC Equine Estates, 2223 N Prospect, Superior Twp, MI 48198.

This is a day-long practice intended to get new and progressing riders (and their horses) practice at the games, mounted combat and jousting. Most of the regional Marshals will be available for help and practice. We will be running authorizations for anyone who is interested as well! Location:
Barony of Cynnabar (Superior Twp, Michigan)

Midrealmers Elevated

Mistress Siobhan reports that Master Sigulf Karlnar was elevated to the Order of the Laurel by Their Majesties Edmund and Kateryn at Their Tournament of Chivalry.

Middle Kingdom Spring Crown Tournament

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The Barony of the Flaming Gryphon welcomes you to the Middle Kingdom Arts & Sciences Faire and Spring Crown Tournament of Their Royal Majesties Felix & Madeleina May 27th and 28th, 2006.

http://www.springcrown.org/

Event Information:
Greene County Fairgrounds
120 Fairground Rd
Xenia OH 45385
Phone: 937-372-8621

Event Fees Location:
Barony of the Flaming Gryphon (Xenia Ohio)

Awakening XX: The Sugar Coma

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The Shire of Baile na Scolairi presents: Awakening XX: The Sugar Coma Annual Armored Easter Egg Hunt and Kingdom Fighter Practice.

Saturday May 6, 2006

Tri-Lakes Park, 2100 S. Bunn Street, Bloomington, IL. 61702 #309-829-1848

Site opens at 9 a.m. (8:30 a.m. for Merchants) and closes at 10 p.m. Site is Bone Dry and smoking is prohibited in the building. Site is handicap accessible. Location:
Shire of Baile na Scolairi (Bloomington, Illinois)