Northshield

Principality of Northshield

Shava's photos from Autumn Rose

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

Northshield Crown Combatants announced

Their Majesties Æsa Drottning and Kitadate-tenno of the Kingdom of Northshield have announced the list of consorts and combatants for Their upcoming Crown Tournament to be fought October 11, 2008 in the Shire of Midewinde.

[NOR] Northshield Rose Tourney

description:
Hear ye! Northshield's first Rose Tourney will be a spectacle to behold. It will be a day filled with pageantry and revelry, and all are invited!

The theme is that of the Grand Tournament, with valiant warriors selected by the Royal Ladies to champion their honor and reputation. The warriors of Northshield, both armored and rapier, will demonstrate their prowess to all whom attend. Matching livery is encouraged, as is your finest garb. Location:
Kingdom of Northshield (Clarks Grove, Minnesota)

[NOR] Heralds' & Scribes' Symposium

description:
The Kingdom of Northshield's College of Heralds and The College of Scribes invite you to assemble on the first day of November, in the Shire of Coldedernhale, the town of Pierre, for the ... AS XLII Heralds' & Scribes' Symposium

All those who are currently scribes and heralds as well as those who wish to learn the arts are invited to this fair shire at the appointed hour. Our time together will be devoted to helping one another grow in the wisdom and knowledge of our crafts and to beautify our Kingdom with these practices. Location:
Shire of Coldedernhale (Pierre, South Dakota)

Pictures from The Griiffin's Needle Challenge

Recently Viscountess Elashava bas Riva attended the Griiffin's Needle Challenge costuming event in the Kingdom of Northshield. She shares photos and thoughts from the event.

[NOR] Clothiers Seminar North

description:
Clothiers Seminar North Hosted by the Village of Blachemere with the Barony of Nordskogen. Saturday, November 8, 2008

Site opens 9am Closes 7pm

Site Fee: Adults (ages 13 and up) $7 (Additional $3 for non members)

Lunch: Available for $4 and will be served between 12-130pm. Local fast food and other eating establishments are available near the site.

Site:
Coon Rapids Free Church Location:
Village of Blachemere (Coon Rapids, Minnesota)

[NOR] Peasants are Revolting

description:
Site: Turtle River State Park, 3084 Park Avenue Arvilla, ND 58214
Turtle River State Park is located 22 miles west of Grand Forks on Highway 2. Watch for signs to the Woodland Lodge.

Opens: 10:00am Closes 10:00pm

Site is Accessible and Discretely Damp (beer/wine - no open display. "Pour it and store it")

FEES:
Site: $6.00 (Kids 6 and under free)
Feast: $8.00 Menu fit for high-class peasants. Location:
Shire of Rudivale (Arvilla, North Dakota)

[NOR] Northshield Rapier Academy

description:
The Shire of Korsvag will be hosting Northshield Rapier Academy on Saturday, September 6th, AS 43.

Where : Oak Grove Park, Fargo, ND (directions and a map on the linked page)
When : Site opens at 9 AM and closes at 9 PM
What : A day of study and practice of the Art of Defense. Join us for a variety of classes for the seasoned fencer as well as those who have never picked up a schlager. Lists will be available for pick-up bouts as well as sheltered space for hanging out and socializing. Location:
Shire of Korsvag (Fargo, North Dakota)

[NOR] Art-ic Madness

description:
This event is intended to be a fun get together of people interested in the Arts and Sciences to share and learn about different types of Arts and Sciences and get ideas and feed back. This is not an Arts and Sciences competition but instead a forum of sorts to learn, teach, and share with each other. There will also be a fighting demo on Friday where we hope to have both rapier and heavy fighting. This will be on the University of Minnesota campus and is intended to get the attention of students and show off the fun things we do. Location:
College of Tor Aerie

[NOR] Autumn Rose XIV

description:
Escape to the Current Middle Ages with the Society for Creative Anachronism and the Shire of Rokeclif as they celebrate fourteen years of hosting their signature Autumn Rose event. See the Arts of War (armored combat, fencing and archery) side-by-side of with the Arts of Peace (medieval crafts and demonstrations).

Trempeleau County Fairgrounds (Galesville, WI)

Fees
Site fee: $8 for adults, $4 for children under 12. Location:
Shire of Rokeclif (Galesville, Wisconsin)

"Poor Man's Pennsic" helps lessen the sting of the War-less

Not everyone goes to Pennsic! SCA members in Wisconsin who did not attend the War gathered recently in Marshfield to trade blows, practice their skills and have a relaxing day of fun. Reporter Adam Rodewald of the Marshfield News-Herald visited the event.

Shava's views of Poorman's Pennsic XVI

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, of the Kingdom of Northshield, shares her thoughts and photos of Poorman's Pennsic XVI which took place recently in the Shire of Falcon's Keep.

Shava's photos from Warriors and Warlords 2008

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva of the Kingdom of Northshield reports on her visit to the recent Warriors and Warlords event, and shares her photos along with those of Thora, Cadwallon, and Erilar.

Thatsa Mare in Northshield

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos and memories from Thatsa Mare XIII which took place June 28, 2008 in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Border Skirmish rescheduled

Tatiana and Kristiana, Autocrats for Northshield's Border Skirmish event which was cancelled due to flooding, report that the even has been rescheduled.

[NOR] Village Fair

description:
Welcome! Come join the Barony of Castel Rouge for a relaxing weekend of Marshal Feats and Heroism, Archery, Arts and Sciences Classes, and of Feasting, Revelry and a Celebration of Friendships and a Baronial General Fundraising Raffle.

A Village Fair: A Celebration of Friendships
Hosted by: Barony of Castel Rouge
Start Date: 8/29/2008 Thru End Date: 9/1/2008 as XLIII (43)

Ukrainian Park Camp Location:
Barony of Castel Rouge (Gimli, Manatoba)

Moorish Tavern 2008 photos online

Berwyn has posted an album of photos from the Moorish Tavern event which took place recently in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Border Skirmish V cancelled due to heavy rainfall

Mistress Tatiana Marana Melville, Co-Autocrat for Border Skirmish V in the Kingdom of Northshield, has announced that the event has been cancelled due to heavy rainfall and flooding.

[NOR] Day of Fencing

description:
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

Schedule:

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

description:
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

description:
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.

Location:
Shire of the Inner Sea (Superior, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Tournament of Chivalry

description:
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
9am-5pm

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