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Barony of Cynnabar finds its roots at Saline Celtic Festival

It was a wet day, but that didn't deter members of the barony of Cynnabar (Ann Arbor, Michigan) from participating in the Saline Celtic Festival. Sheila Pursglove of the Saline Reporter covered the damp happenings of the day.

[MID] Harvest Days and Tournament of Chivalry

Harvest Days and Tournament of Chivalry to take place at Their Majesties' pleasure September 4-6 AS XLIV

[MID] Norse Life and Culture Seminar

Announcing, a Norse Life and Culture Seminar April 10, 2010 Canton of Three Hills (Kalamazoo, Michigan)

"The Middle Ages with penicillin and toilet paper"

"I was a history major in college," said Tom Nadratowski, who also is known as Zygmunt Nadratowski. "I would go to museums as a kid, and I always wanted to be able to touch the exhibits. I wanted my kids to be able to touch history ... so I made a suit of chainmail." Nadratowski, of the Shire of Talonvale (Jackson, Michigan) , spoke to reporter Erik Holladay of the Jackson Citizen Patriot. (photo & video)

[MID] Middle Kingdom 40th Year Celebration

The Incipient Barony of Ayreton presents Middle Kingdom 40th Year Celebration Saturday and Sunday, October 3rd – 4th, 2009 A celebration of the History and Legends of the Midrealm

Photos from Bardic Roundhouse online

Robin McCauley has created an album of photos from Bardic Roundhouse which took place June 26-28, 2009 in the Shire of Eastwatch (Middle Kingdom).

[MID] A Simple Day in the Country

The Barony of Sternfeld in Indiana presents A Simple Day in the Country July 17th to 19th, 2009 Last Chance to Authorize before Pennsic! Enjoy a satiating Feast, Dancing, Bardic Circle and Friends after a Great day of Classes, Melees, Archery and Fighting!

Talonval members hold recruitment demo at Jackson Community College

About 20 members of the Midrealm's Shire of Talonvale took their love of the Middle Ages to the campus streets recently when they held a recruitment demo at Jackson Community College in Jackson, Michigan. Heather Guenther of the Jackson Citizen Patriot had the story. (photos)

Captain Cadogan Blaydes placed on vigil for Knighthood

Baron Kyppyn Kirkcaldy reports that his Squire, Captain Cadogan Blaydes, has been placed on vigil for Knighthood by Their Majesties EikBrandr and Runa.

[MID] Entrenchment IX

The Marche of Three Towers Presents Entrenchment IX: A Wild Hare! June 20, 2009 Rabbits, Bunnies and Hares are the order of the day!

Bardolph and Dag meet in finals of Middle Kingdom Crown Tourney

The finals for the May 24 Middle Kingdom Crown Tournament began on a financial note: “I have a tip, Your Grace,” Duke Bardolph cried across the list to his opponent, Duke Dag Thorgrimsson. “So do I,” Dag responded. “Stay out of the stock market right now.”

Historic photos from the Principality of Ealdormere online

Eirik Andersen of the Kingdom of Ealdormere has announced that he has been permitted to scan an album of photos from Countess Tangwystl chronicling the early years of the Principality of Ealdormere. The photos have been posted on the Two Ravens website.

Photos from Midrealm Spring Coronation

The coronation of Eikbrandr and Runa as King and Queen of the Middle Kingdom took place May 2, 2009, at the beautiful cathedral of Central Catholic High School in the Barony of Cleftlands. A teacher from the school, and SCAtoday.net's Justinos Tekton, both have published photo albums from the event.

Midrealm Spring 2009 Crown Combatants announced

The list of combatants and their consorts approved to take part in the May 24, 2009 Crown Tournament of Their Royal Majesties EikBRandr and Runa has been posted on the Legio Draconis website.

[MID] Mayfaire XII

The Shire of Cùil Choluim invites you to Mayfaire XII, May 15 - 17th, 2009, at an exciting new location, the historic Muscatatuck Park in North Vernon, IN. All event activities will be in a central location.

[MER] Border Raids XXXV

The Incipient Shire of Redewolfden and the Shire of Loch an Fhraoich proudly present Border Raids XXXV 26-28 June, 2009

[MID] Middle Kingdom Crown Tournament & Kingdom Arts & Sciences Faire

The Barony of White Waters welcomes you to the Kingdom A&S and Crown Tournament of Eikbrander & Runa. Saturday will be Kingdom A&S with other activities, Rattan fighting, Rapier, Archery, and the possibility of Equestrian and Hound Coursing as well. Sunday will be Crown Tourney and all other activities at the discretion of TRM.

[MID] Baron Wars XII

Unfortunately, due to Ohio Historical Society's financial cuts our usual Baron Wars site, Ft. Meigs, will not be available this year. However, a bit of scrambling, our autocrats have found an alternative site for a daytrip Midrealm Kingdom War Practice.

Court photos from Grand Tournament of the Unicorn

Master Philip the Pilgrim has posted a small album of photos from the April 4, 2009 Grand Tournament of the Unicorn event which took place in the Kingdom of the Middle.

Martial activities at Pennsic 38

Their Highnesses EikBrandr and Runa of the Kingdom of the Middle have announced the battle schedule for the upcoming Pennsic War XXXVIII.

[MID] Coronation of Eikbrandr and Runa

The Barony of the Cleftlands invites you to celebrate the renewal of the Dragon Throne, the Coronation of Eikbrandr and Runa.

[MID] Brendokenfest 2009

The Barony of Brendoken cordially invites you to attend Brendokenfest 2009, to be held April 25 at the Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds in Dover, Ohio.

SCAtoday.net Editor to be Honored with Peerage

On April 4, at the Grand Tournament of the Unicorn in the Midrealm Barony of Flaming Gryphon, Their Majesties Ullr and AnneLyse placed Milica of Varna, Editor-in-Chief of SCAtoday.net, on vigil for elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

Sternfeld's Baron Receives Surprise Elevation to Pelicanate

Torquil MacGillavrey, Baron of Sternfeld, was placed on vigil for entrance to the Order of the Pelican at morning court on April 4 at the Grand Tournament of the Unicorn in the Middle Kingdom. He served his vigil that day and was elevated the same evening.

Duke Dag Thorgrimsson elevated to Order of the Pelican

His Grace Dag Thorgrimmsson was elevated to the Order of the Pelican on April 4 in the Shire of the Unicorn, Middle Kingdom, in morning court. Already a member of the Chivalry, Duke Dag has reigned five times as King of the Midrealm.

Northern Oaken A&S photos online

Lady Elizabethe Alles, Minister of Youth for the Oaken Region in the Midrealm, shares her photos from the Northern Oaken Arts & Sciences Faire which took place march 28, 2009 in the Marche of Alderford (Canton, Ohio).

[MID] Spring R.U.M.

The Shire of Narrental and the Middle Kingdom Proudly Host Spring R.U.M. Saturday, April 25th, A.S. LVIIII

Historic Midrealm videos online

Pan Zygmunt Nadratowski of the Middle Kingdom has announced that he has begun a project to post video of past Crown Tournaments in order to help preserve the history of the Kingdom.

[MID] Bardic Roundhouse

The Barony of the Cleftlands presents an open gathering of the bardic community to share and learn.

[MID] Qaina

Qaina, A Middle Eastern Dance and Music Event that includes classes, a show, dinner, and a hafla sponsored by the Barony of Brendoken.