Middle Kingdom

Midrealmer semi-finalist in modern equestrian contest -- needs our help to win!

THL Serena Kimbalwyke (Sheri Israel) is a semi-finalist in a contest to be named web correspondent for the upcoming World Equestrian Games at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. SCA members can help by casting a vote for her online, and the deadline is July 12.

Northern Oaken War Manuevers photos online

Baroness Milesent of the Cleftlands reports that two albums of photos by photographer Allen Clark from the recent Northern Oaken War Manuevers in the Midrealm are available to view online.

"Living the Dream" at Baronial Border War

Jon Szerlag of the Ionia Sentinel-Standard (Ionia, Michigan) got an up-close and personal view of the SCA when he attended the recent Baronial Border War XXVII at Bertha Brock Park. Szerlag's article and video are available online. (video)

Midrealm Spring 2010 Crown Tourney weekend photos online

Master Phillip the Pilgrim has posted two albums of photos from the Middle Kingdom Spring 2010 Crown Tournament weekend. The photos are available on Flickr.

Midrealmers to sponsor children's activity at Pennsic

Lady Seadhli Tova ingean Aindle reports that the Weldlake and Pentamere Youth and Children's Ministry will present It Takes My Child to RAze a Village : Pennsic Edition at Pennsic Youth Pointe August 9, 2010 from 11:00-4:00.

[MID] A Simple Day in the Country

The Barony of Sternfeld cordially invites you to enjoy yourself at A Simple Day in the Country!

Milisent Vibert becomes Laurel in the Midrealm

Mistress Llyrydwyl Merewenna reports that, at Their recent Crown Tournament, Their Majesties Radagaisus and Ceinwen of the Middle Kingdom, placed Baroness Milisent Vibert on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Laurel.

[MID] Festival of Joseph of Arimathea

The Shire of Wurm Wald is proudly hosting The Festival of Joseph of Arimathea on Saturday August 28, 2010 at the Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St. in Urbana IL 61801.

[MID] Northern Oaken War Maneuvers XIV

The Barony of the Cleftlands and the Shire of Falcon's Quarry Present Northern Oaken War Maneuvers XIV

Photos from Pentamere Collegium A&S

Midrealm Kingdom Chronicler Mistress Siobhan O'Neill has created an album of photos from the recent Pentamere Regional A&S Collegium 2010.

Of shoes and chamber pots in medieval times

The Middle Ages met modern life recently when members of the Shire of Blackhawk visited Lincoln-Douglas Elementary School in Freeport, IL. Students learned about the nitty gritty of medieval life such as worn shoes and chamber pots. Hilary Matheson of the Journal-Standard has the story.

[MID] Middle Kingdom Crown Tournament

The Barony of Fenix is proud to host The Spring Crown Tournament of the Middle Kingdom
and the Kingdom Arts & Sciences Competition!

[MID] Border Raids

Calling all Warriors of the Dragon! Border Raids is upon us! Help us to repel the raiders of the Meridian Kingdom

Midrealm Spring 2010 Crown Tournament contenders announced

Their Majesties Radagaisus and Ceinwen of the Middle Kingdom have announced the list of combatants and their consorts for the upcoming Spring 2010 Crown Tournament.

Blackstone Raids: They came for the coal!

"The Middle Kingdom had come to AEthelmarc to raid their coal," writes staff reporter Veronica Nett of the Charleston Gazette, who was present at AEthelmearc's annual Blackstone Raids event. Her article features a photo album and numerous interviews of SCA folk.

Midrealm King declared an imposter

In a shocking turn of events, the Dread Lord Dag, King of the Middle Kingdom, was revealed to be an imposter in His own Court. Diane Brunner of the Dayton Renaissance and Medieval Events Examiner has the story. (updated with additional links)

[MID] Iron Weasel Triathlon

Iron Weasel Triathlon and Archery War Practice June 4-6, 2010

[MID] Melee at Roswell - SITE FEE REDUCED!

Join Alderford once again as we meet in Roswell to hone our expertise in all things melee. Enjoy a relaxing weekend of family activities including rapier and armored combat, plenty of archery, classes, and bardic activities well into the evening.

[MID] Baron Wars XIII

Great News! Baron Wars is coming home to Fort Meigs!! And it is one of only two Middle Kingdom War Practices currently on the books!

[MID] Middle Kingdom Cooks Collegium

The Middle Kingdom Cooks Collegium is an event dedicated to expanding the knowledge and research for the arts and sciences of cooking. Come enjoy and exploration of tastes and textures while enjoying the company of some truly inspiring people.

[MID] Midrealm Rapier Command Symposium

The Midrealm Rapier Command Symposium will be held on June 19, 2010 at the Signature Inn in Muncie, Indiana. We will be holding classes from 10am until 6pm, followed by dinner and an evening cocktail party.

[MID] Brawl at the Crooked Dragon XIII

The Brawl at the Crooked Dragon XIII will be held on July 10, 2010 at the Lorain County Fairgrounds in Wellington, Ohio. As in years past the day will be filled with fighting, fun, and feasting! It is one of the last opportunities to authorize before Pennsic War.

Photos from bardic Kavehane online

Llewelyn reports that he has created an album of photos from the bardic Kavehane (coffee house) at various events in the Midrealm. The album is available on his Flickr website.

[MID] Oaken Regional Cooking and Bardic Symposium

Join the Marche of Three Towers for: Oaken Regional Cooking and Bardic Symposium April 10, 2010

[MID] Fighter Symposium & Regional Fighter Practice

Fighter Symposium & Regional Fighter Practice May 15, 2010 Sponsored by: Barony of Carraig Ban, P.I.C. Elv Av Tiden, & The Shire Foxvale

[MID] North Oaken A&S Faire

Come One Come all, Join us to test your meddle in this year's North Oaken A&S Faire.

"It Won't Go to Zero"

Financial planner Ken Robinson wanted a way to reach more people with his message of hope: As bad as the economy may be, it will eventually recover. So he wrote "It Won't Go to Zero" as a rap song and video. The rap song might blend well with his other works, including the Cleftlands Battle Song.

[MID] Spring Coronation

The Baronial members are working hard to make Their Highnesses Coronation special and memorable.  We have planned many activities throughout the day and feasting and revelry for the evening.

[MID] Qaina

Qaina: A Middle Eastern Dance & Music Event sponsored by the Barony of Brendoken

[MID] Winged Hills Collegium

The Marche of the Winged Hills presents Winged Hills Collegium and South Oaken Regional Arts & Sciences Faire