Principality of Northshield

[NOR] Day of Fencing

Day of Fencing: Bank the Booty, Bury the Bodies. Hosted by the Shire of Silfren Mere August 23, 2008

The Plummer House
1091 Plummer Lane SW
Rochester, MN 55901


Site opens at:
8 am for setup teams and Royalty and retinue
9 am for populace
10 am fighters assemble for instruction
10:30 Populace assembles for instruction
11 am Fighting begins, lunch is available, spontaneous A&S circles form... Location:
Shire of Silfren Mere (Rochester, Minnesota)

Austin Joseph Stockton born in Shire of Rockhaven

Ysabeau de La Rochelle and husband Aram report the birth of their son Austin Joseph Stockton on May 23, 2008 in the Shire of Rockhaven, Kingdom of Northshield.

Shava's pictures from Quest for Camelot

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva of the Kingdom of Northshield recently visited Quest for Camelot, an event hosted by the Shire of Schattentor. Her photos, as well as some by Christina, are now available online.

Shava's photos of..... ARRG

No, we weren't just eaten by a monster! Viscountess Elashava bas Riva of the Kingdom of Northshield really does have photos and a report from ARRG VII, which took place recently in the Barony of Jararvellir.

[NOR] Castle Fever '08

Castle Fever '08: A day at Sterling Castle. A relxaing day of fun & games June 6-8, 2008.

Oronoco State Park
310 3rd Ave NW
Oronoco, MN 55960

Site Fee
Friday: $12
Saturday: $8
Children: $7 (Ages 5 and under free
(No pre-Reg Please )
$3 Non-member Surcharge

Warlords Tournament
please bring your own target blanks Fighters & Archers, please bring already made coat of Arms/Device (Size 8x11) Location:
Shire of Silfren Mere (Oronoco, Minnesota)

Shava's photos of Northshield Crown Tourney

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares her photos and those of Lady Elspeth O'Leary from the 9th Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Northshield held May 10, 2008.

Pictures from Northshield's 35th Anniversary Celebration & Educational Collegium

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos and a report from the recent 35th Anniversary Celebration in the Barony of Jararvellir in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Pictures from Northshield's Bardic Madness

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos and memories from Bardic Madness XVIII which took place April 25-27, 2008 in the Shire of Mistig Waetru.

Swords clash in Wisconsin park

The sound of sword on metal drew visitors away from their little league games recently in Appleton, Wisconsin when members of the Barony of Windhaven showed off their medieval chops. Steve Wideman of the Appleton Post-Crescent has the story. (photo and video)

Raito and Æsa new Heirs to Northshield Thrones

Kitakaze Tatsu Raito, inspired by Æsa Gilsdottir, was the victor of the May 10, 2008 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Northshield.

[NOR] Regional Summer Moot and Fighter's Practice

This is the unofficial announcement of the unofficial 4th (?) annual Regional Summer Moot and Fighter's Practice sponsored by the Shire of the Inner Sea.

It will be held Saturday, August 23, 2008

At: Billings Park, Superior, WI

From: 10 AM to 4PM or as long as we want to fight but we only have exclusive use of the pavilion until 4. If you show up earlier you get to help set up.

Shire of the Inner Sea (Superior, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Tournament of Chivalry

Just a friendly reminder that the Northshield Tournament of Chivalry is being held at the end of May. We would like to invite all to come and enjoy a day of fighting in the Northern Suburbs of Minneapolis/St Paul, just a short 55 minutes north.

The (forming) village of Blachemere, in the Barony of Nordskogen is hosting a Tournament of Chivalry

Saturday May 31, 2008

Anoka County Parks: Rum River North Location:
Incipient Shire of Blachemere (St. Francis, Minnesota)

Pictures from Northshield Spring Coronation

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos from the recent Spring 2008 Coronation in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Northshield's Crown Combatants announced

Their Majesties Lars and Mary of the Kingdom of Northshield have announced the list of combatants and consorts for Their upcoming Crown Tournament which will take place May 9-11, 2008 in Caer Anterth Mawr.

[NOR] Warriors and Warlords XV

Warriors and Warlords XV July 10-13, 2008

Kronshage Park
1500 Wisconsin Ave
Boscobel, WI 53805

ONLY STAFF MEMBERS & REGISTRERED MERCHANTS will be allowed on site before Thursday, July 10, 9 a.m.!

New Location!
Thank you for visiting the electronic home of Warriors and Warlords! We are excited to host WW at a new site in beautiful Boscobel, Wisconsin. The town (including the site) is located in a valley near the Wisconsin River, and the area is lovely. The new site has plenty of room for fighting, fighting, more fighting, and all the other activities that we love about WW. Please join the Baronies of Nordskogen and Jararvellir as we celebrate summer together! Location:
Baronies of Nordskogen and Jararvellir (Boscobel, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Ages of War

The Shires of Silfren Mere and Heraldhill present Ages of War: The Great Italian Wars 1494-1559 23-26 May 2008 at the Mower County Fairgrounds in Austin, MN

Armored Combat, Rapier Combat, Archery, A&S Competition, Bardic Activities, Classes, Equestrian, Feasting, Youth Activities

Mower County Fairgrounds
700 12th St. SW
Austin, MN 55912

Fees & Registration
Adults arriving: Location:
Shires of Silfren Mere and Heraldhill (Austin, Minnesota)

Shava's photos from Haire Affaireski + more Gulf Wars pix

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva of the Kingdom of Northshield shares photos from Haire Affaireski in the Shire of Falcon's Keep as well as several albums of photos taken by Lady Asli and THL Alexandra at Gulf Wars 2008.

Pictures from That Moot Thingy VIII and Rumble in the Forest II

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos from the Canton of Coille Stoirmeil's recent That Moot Thingy and Rumble in the Forest in the Kingdom of Northshield.

The "Age of Armor" at Woodson Art Museum

An exhibition, The Age of Armor, will be presented April 19-June 22, 2008 at Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, Wisconsin. The exhibit will consist of armor from the Higgins Armory Museum, as well as photographs by SCA members "in the form of platinum prints of California photographer E.F. Kitchen."

[NOR] Crown Tournament: Springtime In Avignon

The Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr and Their Excellencies Alasdair Calum Montgomery and Kateryn of Cornwall present Northshield's Spring Crown Tournament 2008!

Waukesha County Expo Center
1000 Northview Road
Waukesha, WI 53188

Site Fees, Feast Fees, Lunch Fees:
(Non-Member Surcharge [NMS] listed where appropriate)

Site Fees
Adult Member Site Fee (age 18 yrs - 64 yrs): $15 Location:
Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr (Waukesha, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Barony of Jararvellir's 35th Anniversary Celebration

This is truly an event with something for almost everyone. In honor of the Barony's long tradition of hosting quality educational specialty events (including Musicians' Day, Northshield Dance Seminar, Bardic Madness, To Play With Fire, War College, and Medieval Religions Symposium), there will be an educational collegium at the event.

There will also be tournaments for armored and rapier combatants, a dance ball in the afternoon (so it will not fall off the schedule), a delicious feast in the evening, and plenty of fun and fellowship. Location:
Barony of Jararvellir (Stoughton, Wisconsin)

Shava travels to Gulf Wars

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva made her first visit to Gulf Wars and chronicled her visit in words and pictures.

Ice dancing in Northshield

Snow and ice aren't always bad things. SCA members in Castel Rouge found winter to be an amazing time to practice some ice dancing - SCA style!

[NOR] Northshield Coronation of Lars and Mary

Northshield Coronation of Lars and Mary Co-Sponsored by the Barony of Nordskogen and College of Nordleigh Saturday, April 19, 2008

Bridgewater Elementary School
401 Jefferson Parkway
Northfield, MN 55057

Site directions: 40 minutes south of Minneapolis on I-35. Take exit 69 for MN-19 toward Northfield/New Prague. Turn left (West) at Lonsdale Blvd (still MN-19), proceed about 7 miles following MN-19. MN-19 becomes 5th Street West. Turn right (South) at Division Street South. Proceed through town to Jefferson Parkway, turn right on Jefferson Parkway. This is one building North of the previously published site. Online mapping software is wrong. Location:
Barony of Nordskogen and College of Nordleigh (Northfield, Minnesota)

[NOR] Border Skirmish

As the cold air fades, the snow melts and the warmer winds tantalize us with their promise of spring our thoughts turn to everything we enjoy so much about the summer. Most especially camping and good friends! Come on out to Border Skirmish this year and renew your old acquaintances and make some new ones. Get ready to fight, sing, shoot archery, take classes and generally have fun!

Border Skirmish "Sed Ludes Solum Est 2" (It's STILL Just a Game!) Location:
Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr (Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin)

Honorable Lady Roisin vigiled for Chivalry

On the field at Gulf Wars on March 14, Their Majesties Hagan and Eilis Northshield placed The Honorable Lady Roisin ingen Aillel on vigil for the Order of Chivalry.

Shava's pictures from Fighters' School

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva reports on and shares photos from the recent Fighers' School in the Barony of Windhaven (Northshield).

Lupercalia in Northshield

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva recently attended Lupercalia in the Shire of Rivenwood Tower (Northshield). Her photos are now available online.

[NOR] Mermaid's Retreat XV

Come one, Come all and help celebrate the 15th Annual Mermaid's retreat!! More fun, more battles, more celebrating!

Camp Sinawa
9113 Sinawa Rd.
Valders, Wisconsin 54245

!!Public Demo Saturday from 10am - 4pm Please try to remain in high persona AND completely dry during demo!!

Miss Mermaid Contest - Oyez! Oyez! All fair maids! Take a chance and be crowned Miss Mermaid 2008. Our 2007 winner will be on hand to help crown the new maid. Location:
Shire of Turm an dem See (Valders, Wisconsin )

[NOR] Lusty Day in May

The Shire of Western Keep (Brookings, SD) is holding Lusty Day in May in 2008.

Where: Fort Sisseton State Park (about 30 miles west of Sisseton, SD)
When: May 16-18 Costs: site fee is by donation; there is no entrance fee for the statepark this weekend

Feast: Saturday night $10/plate ($5 for youth and free for lapsitters)

Camping: primitive camping is $5/tent/night; electrical pads are stillavailable for $14/night;cabins sleep six and cost $40/night;*cabins and electrical pads are reserved through the park itself. You must pay in advance to reserve these spots by calling (605) 448-5474*If you're primitive camping you can just pay on site. Location:
Shire of Western Keep (Brookings, South Dakota)