Northshield

Principality of Northshield

[NOR] Fighter School XIV

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The drums of war can be heard droning in the East. Dust off your armor and come to Windhaven to learn the arts of war from Northshield's best at the premier winter fighting event in Northshield.

Janssen Elementary School
420 Wallace St.
Combined Locks, WI 54113

Armored Combat Classes
Rapier Combat Classes
Unbelted Team Practice
Baronesses Afternoon Salon (courtly entertainment sponsored by the Baronesses of Windhaven) Location:
Barony of Windhaven (Combined Locks, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Haire Affaireski

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On March 29th this year the Shire of Falcon's Keep shall once again hold their spring Haire Affaire event at Marathon Park in Wausau, Wisconsin.

We would like to cordially invite you all to attend,,,, Haire Affaireski ! A Polish themed event.

We shall have heavy and light weapons tourneys, classes, a silent auction, our evening feast and much more.

To find out more details on the event you can check out our website at www.falconskeep.org Location:
Shire of Falcon's Keep (Wausau, Wisconsin)

Robin Netherton to offer lecture in Northshield

Adeliz de la Tour reports that internationally-known expert on medieval dress, Robin Netherton, will present A Day of Lectures on Medieval Dress April 5, 2008 at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Pictures from three of Northshield's Baronies

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares her photos, as well as those from Isobel atte Wode, from three recent events in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Shava's Pictures from Nordskogen's 12th night and Baronial Investiture

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares her photos from the recent 12th Night and Baronial Investiture in the Barony of Nordskogen in the Kingdom of Northshield.

[NOR] A Day of Lectures on Medieval Dress

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The Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr and the Marquette University Medieval Society present A Day of Lectures on Medieval Dress by Robin Netherton Saturday, April 5, 2008

9:00am – 6:00pm
Marquette University
William Wehr Physics Building
15th Street and Clybourne Avenue (Building 33 on Campus Map
Milwaukee, WI

Robin Netherton is an internationally known researcher and lecturer of medieval dress history and co-editor of the journal Medieval Clothing and Textiles. The day will include lectures on the 14th century European fitted dress ("cotehardie") and the Greenland gored gown, as well as three additional lectures to be announced. Location:
Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Officers' Day 2008

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It is my pleasure to announce the Shire of Rockhaven will be hosting Officers' Day.

Saturday, March 1, 2008, 9 am - 6 pm
Saint Cloud State University's Brown Hall
151 8th Street South
Saint Cloud, MN 56301

A day for the Kingdom's Great Officers to meet with group officers, share their vision and answer questions. Current officers and those considering taking office are strongly encouraged to attend. Location:
Shire of Rockhaven (Saint Cloud, Minnesota)

[NOR] Hromnice Celebration

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Celebrate the ancient Czech holiday of Hromnice, akin to Groundhogs day, and a day of mid-winter feasting!

Hosted by: Shire of Shattered Oak
Start Date: 2/2/2008 12:00:00 AM Thru End Date: 2/2/2008 12:00:00 AM
Hyde Center for the Arts
3 S. High Street
Chippewa Falls WI 54729

Heavy Weapons Fighting Prize Tournament
This double elimination tournament will be seated by eight pooled tournaments (Pool size and number is subject to change as required by participant registrations) Location:
Shire of Shattered Oak (Chippewa Falls Wisconsin)

[NOR] Bardic Madness XVIII

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I am proud and happy to announce that Bardic Madness XVIII will take place on the weekend of April 25-27 in Phelps, WI, hosted by the Shire of Mistig Waetru in honor of their 20th anniversary, and co-hosted by the Shire of Skerrjastrond! Details are sketchy at this time, but you can expect all the fun, challenges, and inspiration that have become legendary at Bardic Madness. The site is a K-12 school in Phelps, WI. Location:
Shire of Mistig Waetru (Phelps, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Regional Archery Practice

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I would like to announce a regional archery practice for Sunday January 20th from 11 AM to 3 PM in Nordskogen. This will be after the Nordskogen 12th night event so for anyone who is in town Sunday feel free to stop on by.

In order to accommodate individual travel schedules the shoots will be up for the entire 4 hour period and you will not need to be there at the start or stay until the end. The practice will be held at the Bwana archery range located near 35E and Little Canada Road (directions below). This is an indoor 20 yard range with the option to place targets closer for new or youth shooters. there is a range fee of $6.50 per shooter, no charge for observers. Location:
Barony of Nordskogen (Little Canada, Minnesota)

[NOR] It's Only a Flesh Wound

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It's Only a Flesh Wound on January 26, 2008 and Hosted by the Barony of Jararvellir

Site Information:
Jefferson County Fair Park
503 North Jackson Avenue
Jefferson, WI 53549

Gate opens at 8:00am
Site closes at 9:00pm

Site Fee: Adults $8.00 5-12: $3.00 under 5: Free * Non Member Surcharge will apply Food is available for purchase on site from vendor

Tourney Schedule: Location:
Barony of Jararvellir (Jefferson, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Quest For Camelot

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The Kingdom of Northshield and The Shire of Schattentor Invite you to Quest For Camelot May 15-18, 2008

The Nemo Guest Ranch in Nemo S.D. nemo@nemoguestranch.com

Come to the Black Hills this spring and join us in our Quest to make Camelot live again!

At Quest for Camelot, the New Kingdom of Northshield defends its borders against the incursions of the Outlands, Calontir, and Artemesia. Location:
Shire of Schattentor (Nemo, South Dakota)

Known World Academy of the Rapier report and photos

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva reports on and shares photos from the recent Known World Academy of Rapier which took place in the Kingdom of Northshield November 30-December 2, 2007.

Lillian Teresa Joyce Lloyd born in Northshield

Aaron of Buckminster and Brigid inghen MaolMichil of the Kingdom of Northshield have announced the birth of their daughter Lillian Teresa Joyce Lloyd on December 17, 2007.

Shava's photos from Boar's Head

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva reports on and has posted photos from the recent Boar's Head event which took place in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Astrid of the Yellow Rose elevated to Pelican in Northshield

At the recent Boar's Head event in the Kingdom of Northshield, Their Majesties Hagan and Eilis elevated Viscountess Astrid of the Yellow Rose to the Order of the Pelican.

[NOR] Nordskogen 12th Night and Baronial Investiture

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The Barony of Nordskogen presents Nordskogen Twelfth Night and Baronial Investiture January 19, 2008.

Community of the Cross Lutheran Church
10701 Bloomington Ferry Rd
Bloomington, MN 55438

http://www.cclcmn.org/

Site hours 9am-9pm
Site is BONE DRY and wheelchair accessible

Event fees:
Preregistered:
Members $7
Nonmembers $10 Location:
Barony of Nordskogen (Bloomington, Minnesota)

[NOR] A Shakespearean Twelfth Night

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We would like to formally invite all of you to come and celebrate Twelfth Night with us! Included below are the details for the event. Also, if anyone would like to teach a class at this event, please email Ceindrech at chronicler@schattentor.org. We would love to have you share your talents and skills with us and the populace.

Site opens: Saturday January 5th, 2008 at 11:00 am Location:
Shire of Schattentor (Rapid City, South Dakota)

Dane Hunter Monthony born in Northshield

Viscount Aubrey Swyftwater has announced the birth of a son, Dane Hunter Monthony, to Lady Rosalia and himself in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Feast Menu and Recipe Archive created in Northshield

Ysabeau de La Rochelle from the Kingdom of Northshield reports that she is working with a team of developers to create an online Northshield Feast Menu and Recipe Archive.

Mud-sliding at Pennsic XXXII

Baron Robin of the Kingdom of Northshield shares video hints on how to beat the heat from Pennsic War, with memories of mud-sliding from Pennsic XXXII.

Lampworking with the young in Northshield

At a recent Young Artists Conference at Southwest Minnesota State University, Garret Bitker (Gevehard in the SCA) taught middle school students the art of bead-making. Cindy Votruba of the Independent (Marshall, Minnesota) has the story.

Lars and Mary new Heirs to Northshield

Astrid of the Yellow Rose reports that Sir Lars, inspired by Countess Mary, was the victor of the october 13, 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Pictures from Hagan & Eilis' Coronation

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares her memories and photos from the recent Coronation in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Combatants for Northshield Crown Tourney announced

Their Majesties Hagan and Eilis of the Kingdom of Northshield have announced the list of combatants and consorts for Their upcoming Crown Tournament which will take place October 13, 2007 in Noiregarde (Lead, South Dakota).

Windhaven's 30th Birthday Celebration

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The Barony of Windhaven invites you to celebrate 30 years of friendship and hospitality. Join us for a relaxing day of fighting, gaming, feasting and dancing at the beautiful lodge in Pamperin Park.

Pamperin Park
2477 Shawano Ave
Green Bay, WI 54303

Site Open 10am to 9pm - Site is discretely damp and handicap accessible.

Activities:
Prize tourney in heavy and rapier fighting, hosted by the Baron and Baroness (weather permitting) Location:
Barony of Windhaven (Green Bay, Wisconsin)

Siege the Day

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Shattered Oak Shire’s third Siege the Day Event is coming soon! Help us replicate a Medieval Siege. You’ll see Siege Weapons demonstrations & contests, engage in Heavy Combat, Rapier Combat, Archery & Thrown Weapon competitions, Blacksmithing Demonstrations, and much, much more!

FREE! Site fee is DONATION ONLY, and will be split between Event Costs and Northshield Endowment Fund. Location:
Shire of Shattered Oak (Hixton, Wisconsin)

Northshield Fall Crown Tournament

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FALL CROWN TOURNAMENT October 13, 2007

YMCA Child Development Center
aka The Old YMCA Armory
835 West Main Street
Lead, SD 57754

Site is handicap accessible, no pets or smoking, DRY!

Site opens 8:30 am to combatants, consorts and merchants; 9:30 populace.

Directions:
From I-90 West: Take Exit 17 (Hwy 85) to Deadwood From Sturgis/ I-90 East : Take Exit 30 (Hwy 14A) to Deadwood Location:
Shire of Noiregarde (Lead, South Dakota)

"SCA: it's like going home"

"If you've gone through your life liking the Ren fairs and you get into the SCA, it's like going home," said Jeff Mason of Stevens Point, Wisconsin at a recent event sponsored by the Shire of Falcon's Keep. Shenandoah Sowash of the Wisconsin Rapids Tribune has the story.

Northshield Regional Fighter's Practice

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Come one, come all, to the... Regional Fighter's Practice featuring Combat Archery Practice with the Cheshire Archers and the Jararvellir Archer's Brunch

Where: The home of John Bartholomew of Flanders (called Jack) 1110 Colby St, Madison, Wisconsin. (See notes below for directions and important parking information)

On Sunday, September 16th, the Cheshire Archers and the Barony of Jararvellir will be hosting a Regional Fighting Practice. Location:
Barony of Jararvellir