Middle Kingdom

Pounce V

The Incipient Canton of Catteden and the Barony of Red Spears invite you to join us for Pounce V: Curse of the Cats September 22 - 24, 2006

Riverbend Park
16618 Twp. Rd. 208
Findlay, Ohio 45840

Event Autocrat: Lord William the Seafarer, mka: Damian Myers
Email: dmsgunstuff@aol.com

Site Information
Events Scheduled for Saturday Morning and Afternoon: Location:
Incipient Canton of Catteden (Findlay, Ohio)

Fashions for the Well-Dressed Reenactor

Steve Tarter of the Peoria, Illinois Journal Star "went medieval" when he visted with Valerie Lilley of Sofi's Stitches to discuss the meaning of "dressing for success" medieval style.

Battle At Dragon's Lake

Just wanted to send this out again for anyone who missed it. The Shire of Swordcliff (Springfield,IL) will be having a NEW camping event on September 8-10, 2006.

The event site is set in a Primitive wooded area that is beautiful, peaceful and secluded.

We are having a Quest Tournament that will be great for fighters to participate in as well as for the rest of us to watch. There will be a Location:
Shire of Swordcliff (Springfield,Illinois)

Justin's photos from Pennsic War 35

SCAtoday.net Publisher Iustinos Tekton presents his photos from Pennsic War XXXV (2006).

New Peers Made at Pennsic

The Pennsic Independent reported on a number of peerages offered and accepted at this year's Pennsic War.

Havoc in Hastings VI

Come and join us for this three-day event in which we pay homage to the Battle of Hastings and perhaps re-write history. Which will you be, Norman or Saxon? This is a family friendly event so please bring the kiddies!

Charleton Park Historical Village
2545 S. Charleton Park Road
Hastings, MI 49058-8102

Site opens Friday September 1, 2006 at 4pm. It's a holiday weekend so feel free to stay until Monday, September 4, 2006 when site closes at 12 noon sharp. Location:
Canton of Three Walls & the Incipient Canton of Templemead (Hastings, Michigan)

Afternoon of Fun

Happy All Hallows Eve! Come and join the fun! Fun, food and prizes for all!

We are planning a GREAT SCA Event. Come and help us celebrate All Hallows Eve!!!

  • Rapier And Heavy Combat
  • Archery Shoots All Day
  • Raffle of a Handmade Bow
  • Youth Boffer
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Drummers and Dancers Welcomed

http://eastwatch.org/aof/ Location:
Incipient Shire of Eastwatch (Burton, Ohio)

Marche of Alderford greets newborn member

In the Marche of Alderford (located in northeastern Ohio), Lady Zabava and Lord Quentin announce the birth of their son at 4:15 EDT today.

Tyger Hunt XXIV

Hosted by Riding of Hawklandmoor and Incipient Canton of Weald Lake, Barony of Northwoods

Official site: http://www.midrealm.org/hawklandmoor/tygerhunt/

Mostly Heavy Weapons Fighting. Archery, some A&S classes, GREAT Children/Youth Activities, Haflah, and m Location:
Brighton Recreation Area, 6360 Chilson Road, Howell, MI 48843

Siege of Talonvale Photos Online

Sivrid Brumbach reports that photos taken by Lady Dorothea of the Midrealm's recent Siege of Talonvale event are now available to view online.

More Border Skimish Photos Online

Merouda Pendray of Caer Anterth Mawr in the Kingdom of Northshield has posted photos from the recent Border Skirmish, which took place between groups in Northshield and the Midrealm.

Reporter Visits Border Skirmish

Gwen H. Jader of the Daily Herald Correspondent (Chicago, Illinois area), stepped back into the past at the recent Border Skirmish event, which was co-hosted by the Shire of Ravenslake in the Midrealm and the Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr in Northshield.

Push for Pennsic 2006

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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)