Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-17 06:10
Elspeth Bouchannane of the Principality of Oertha reports that Sir Gemini, fighting for Konitissa Mari, was the winner of the October 13, 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the West.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-16 14:12
Come out Western archers! Join us on the eastern side of beautiful Mt. Diablo at the Diablo Bowmen Archery Club to hunt and have fun shooting things! We will have 14 3-D animal targets along a wooded trail. There will also be several moving targets including a walking black bear (on wheels), a flying Canada goose (on a wire) and a rabbit (pop-up).
Bring your flu-flu
arrows if you have any. Loaner gear will be available.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-16 09:57
The Province of Southern Shores would like to invite you to celebrate the holiday season with us at our Jingles Feast.Come and enjoy a Spanish Renaissance feast prepared by Anna Serra. Games and classes will be offered from 11AM until the start of the feast. We will also have our famous silent auction with many wonderful items to bid on.
We will have a number of competitions during the event. There will
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-15 15:31
Their Highnesses of Cynagua, Dregel and Bronwen, invite one and all to witness the choosing of Their successors! Do you want to come to a site where there are no city lights, no close neighbors, no factories, no car races and no boom boxes? Then come to Cynagua Fall Coronet at the Camelot Equestrian Park located between Chico and Oroville, which we will be using this site for its first time.
Are you new the SCA or know someone new? Come one, come all, to the Newcomer's Forum at the Evenstar Keep Sunshade at 1:00 pm, Saturday.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-10 15:34
Come witness the investiture of the new Prince and Princess of the Mists! Investiture will be followed by a 16th C. Ottoman feast cooked by Urtatim bint 'abd al-Karim al-hakam al-Fassi. Come enjoy dishes eaten by the Sultans, including a tangy meat ball soup, chicken with fruit, lamb with herbs, Turkish "ravioli", several colors of rice, bulgar wheat with chestnuts, and an array of sweets.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-10 13:55
Please come and join us for a gastronomic tour of late-period Spain, Galacia and Portugal. We will be holding a sotelties competition in the theme of 'Birds of the Knowne World', a cordials competition, and a competition to select the next Bard of Vinhold consisting of three pieces (a documented piece, a piece in documented style and a Masterwork of the performers best)!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 06:12
Gelis of Balweary reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Mists Bardic event in the Kingdom of the West.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 09:04
Lord William Featherstone, wandering jester and herald, relates a tale of valor and victory at the tournament to determine the Baron and Baroness of the Palantine Barony of the Far West.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 08:55
Join the populace of Golden Rivers in celebrating the start of the holiday season. Mark your calendars for Saturday, November 24th, for an evening of feasting and merriment. The theme this year is “Dining De Medici” which will include numerous savory dishes from Italy that will make your mouth water.
Besides the food, there will be other activities to enjoy
that will include singing, the performance arts, and the occasional
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 08:40
The Barony of Selviergard invites the Knowne World to celebrate the joyous season of Yule with us. There will be much feasting and fun, including the annual Rock, Paper, Scissors contest, which will decide the Lord and Lady of Misrule!
There will be a heavy combat and a rapier tournament to appoint two
Holly Lords/Ladies who will have the privilege, along with their
consorts, of attending Feast at the Table of Misrule, which will sit
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 08:33
The leaves are falling, the air is getting colder; soon the Gates of Winter shall open once again. Come join in a day of revelry and feasting in Winter's Gate as we celebrate the autumn splendor and the coming of winter.
There will be an adultclass on Japanese Temari (Please RSVP by October
8th if you wish to take this class!! Just email the autocrat please). There
will also be two kids' classes, one on Viking braids taught by Lady Gwyneth
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-01 11:29
Aine DeLacey has posted an album of photos from the recent War between the West Kingdom Principalities of Cynagua and Mists.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-09-29 14:12
Their Majesties Hauoc and Ginevra invite the populace to join them in witnessing the selection of Their Heirs in beautiful Tres Pinos, California.
There will be a grand Carnival/Performing Arts festival and many artisans of Their Realm shall perform and play and be a part of the festival. It will begin at 11am in conjunction with the Queen's Tea.
Site will open at noon on Friday and close at 4:00pm
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-09-29 13:13
The Royalty of the West and the The Barony of Westermark cordially invite you to attend Grand Coronation Festivities January 4th-6th, A.S. 42 (2008) Doubletree Hotel San Jose
Gates open Friday January 4th from 4pm-10pm and Saturday January 5th from 8am.- 4pm
We are planning many activities for the Week-end, from Friday on, including:
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-09-24 16:37
Martin of Rivenstar has posted a gallery of photos from the recent Bardic Championships in the Principality of the Mists (West Kingdom).
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-09-24 12:20
Lady Katherine reports and shares photos from the recent Tournament for the Palatine Baronial Coronet of the Far West which took place September 15, 2007 at Camp Zama, Tokyo, Japan.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-09-21 18:14
Aine DeLacey has posted photos from the recent Ducal Prize Tournament in the West Kingdom. Topics include "Wet Wenching" and "drag races."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-09-20 18:49
In celebration of Fall, Darkwood invites you to attend our Baroness’ Masked Ball. The Theme is Fall Masquerade. We encourage everyone to wear their best masks. During the day there will be classes on mask-making and dancing. There will also be period games for all ages and tournaments for both rapier and heavy fighters.
In the evening a feast will be held to honor our
Baroness with the bounty of the Fall harvest. We will
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-09-20 18:43
Harken, the call once again resounds from the dry expanse of Cynagua to the far reaches of the Known World. Send us your most valiant warriors and their inspirational consorts for three days of fighting, revelry, and pageantry. On the list field, each fighter takes on all comers until only the best remains standing. From the sidelines, the grace and beauty of the consorts inspires the combatants to unsurpassed feats of chivalry and valor. La Prova Dura celebrates the best of the Society for Creative Anachronism. Location:
Shire of Canale (Tres Pinos, California)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-09-20 17:47
Join the Northernmost branch of the SCA, in the darkness which comes with the territory and with the New Moon, for the Tenth annual Feast of Long Nights!
We're planning a long Saturday afternoon and evening of reveling, games and feasting.
The event theme will be a Country Feast and our Tenth Year. Wear your most comfortable garb! Contact the event host if you need to borrow clothes!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-09-20 13:55
Games, Glory, and Goodies! Down in the dumps because you didn't get enough fighting at Mists/Cynagua War? Ready to hang out with friends, but depressed because you have to wait for Crown? Then rejoice, because the Rivenoak has come to save you! It's time, after all, to select new champions!
There will be heavy
tournament fighting, rapier fighting, melees (of
course), games in and out of armor, and merriment (you
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-09-19 14:36
It is time once again to choose the new heirs for our fair principality. We will have a full schedule of events all weekend long. Listed below is just a sample of what is in story for you.
For more details please go the Principality website http://mists.westkingdom.org/2007FallCoronet.shtml and get the latest information.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-09-07 09:39
Come, join the Barony of Eskalya and the incipient College of St. Guinefort for Oertha's Fall Collegium, a day of classes and workshops designed to broaden your understanding of the Medieval and Renaissance world.
For your learning pleasure, you will find four tracks available to you: Fiber Arts, Language and Culture, Miscellaneous Handicrafts, and Fighters/Fighting.
The Collegium will be held the Saturday the 17th of November, 2007 from 9 AM 'til 6 PM on the UAA campus (3211 Providence Dr./ Anchorage, AK 99508).
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-09-05 07:57
Gelis has published an album of photos from the recent Purgatorio 2007 in the Kingdom of the West.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-09-04 09:43
Please join the Baron and Baroness of Eskalya in welcoming the New Year at our Yule celebration December 8, 2007. The site will open at 11am with opening court held at noon. A full feast will be presented, including drink; menu will follow. Space is limited so you must RSVP and pre pay for feast no later than November 25, 2007. No feast gear will be necessary; the populace need only bring a drinking vessel and eating utensils. Location:
Baroney of Eskalya (Anchorage Alaska)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-08-31 16:41
SCA life in Alaska is a family affair, as reporter Jessica Cejnar of the Peninsula Clarion found out recently when she spent the day at the Court of the Prince and princess of Oertha and experienced an SCA Coronet tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-08-28 16:13
His Highness of Cynagua, Dregel Alewolf calls for his troops to prepare for WAR! For yet even as the mighty (but doomed) forces of the Mists prepare for the day of battle, Cynagua's kindred stand strong to make support of their Prince and His Mighty, Mighty army!
Join us for the day in a good fight with friends both
on and off the battle field! Whether you are fighting
or not, consider bringing a toy for the Toys for Tots
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-08-21 15:38
Alas, our oriental soothsayers (who are never wrong) predict that our fair Palatine Baroness Katherine’s coronet will be lost by 15 September AS XLII (CE 2007). Therefore we will hold the coronet tournament of the Palatine Barony of the Far West at noon of the 15th day of September AS XLII at Tama Hills, Tokyo, Japan.
The site will open at 1800 14 Sep and close at noon on 16 September. Troll is $20 for adults and $10 for children. Child care is available for $10 per child. The feast fee is $20 for four meals ($5 per meal, breakfast, lunch, dinner and breakfast). Non-military personal will have to show a valid picture ID card or passport at the gate. Please email the autocrat for a map to find Tama Hills if you are not familiar with its location. Military personnel can obtain the map from their local MWR travel facility.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-08-20 14:12
The Barony of Selviergard invites the Knowne World to attend a feast honoring Constantine the Great in traditional Byzantine style! Please bring your banners, flags, tapestries and other decorations to make the hall more colorful.
The victor of the heavy combat tournament will be awarded the purple
chlamys, a traditional gift from the ancient Basillius' of that time
as a show of his great prowess and favor from the powers that be.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-08-18 11:43
Once again it is Time for Tudor! It's time for an evening of dancing and merriment; a time to revive the pagentry of the Elizabethan costume party with a Grande Masked Ball.
Come dressed in your Tudor and Elizabethan fashions and show off how creative you can be in your costumes and light on your feet across the dance floor.
There will be dancing lesson and several contests including Best