Garbed Forest Walk in Acadia National Park: Saturday, May 20, 2017

Hadlock Stream Bridge, Acadia National Park

There will be a garbed forest walk in Acadia National Park on Saturday, May 20, 2017. The walk will begin at Noon. Please wear comfortable shoes and SCA garb appropriate for walking up and down trails and pathways. Plan to bring what supplies you need, such as water, for your comfort.

We will be hiking the Eagle Lake Carriage Road. Participants will meet at the entrance on Eagle Lake Road at 12:00 Noon and ending around 3 PM.

You can follow discussions about this planned hike on social media on the public facebook event page Garbed Forest Walk.

Class List Now Available for the Barony of Endewearde Arts University: Saturday, May 13, 2017

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The Canton of Basingestoches will be hosting the Barony of Endewearde’s Arts University. The list of classes is now available to view online or download as a pdf (use the download icon in the upper right side of your screen). 

You can follow additional information Class Instructors are posting about their classes on the public facebook event page Barony of Endewearde Arts University.

As a reminder, dayboard will not be provided at this event, so plan to pack along your own lunch or visit one of the local area restaurants.

 

Basingestoches Business Meeting & Potluck: Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Basingestoches-Jan2014There will be a quarterly business meeting and potluck meal at the home of Lord Thomas de Marr’ & Lady Lijsbet van Catwic in Bar Harbor, Maine on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 beginning at 6 pm.

A facebook event page has been created for the meeting at https://www.facebook.com/events/1139653836124109/

Please send any agenda items to the Seneschal of Basingestoches at seneschal@basingestoches.eastkingdom.org

Here is the agenda:

1. Officer reports

A. Exchequer
B. MoAS
C. Herald
D. Knight Marshal
E. Seneschal
F. Chatelaine

2. Nominations for next year’s officer nomination for Seneschal, Herald, Minister of Lists, Youth Combat and Knight Marshal.

3. Election of Seneschal & Officer appointments

4. Event recaps

A. Tourney by the Sea

5. Future Events

A. Feast of Saint Sylvester

6. Other business

7. Next meeting

8. Adjournment

 

 

Pre-registration form now available for Feast of Saint Sylvester

The pre-registration form for the Feast of Saint Sylvester in the Canton of Basingestoches is now available online. The feast is capped at 75 people. This event will also feature Endewearde’s Premiere Arts & Sciences Championship Competition.

Please download and print the pdf form and mail your pre-registration payment to Master Godric of Hamtun.

If you are planning to enter the Arts & Sciences Championship please email both Lady Yzabell du Pearche (arts@endewearde.eastkingdom.org) AND Mistress Agatha Wanderer (deputy.arts@endewearde.eastkingdom.org) with your intention to compete.

Baronial Championship combatant registration deadline extended to Friday, September 23, 2016

Lord Gryffith vs Lord Thomas at Fort Knox 2015 edit02The registration deadline for combatants who wish to vie for the honor of becoming the Barony of Endewearde’s First Heavy List Champion at the Tourney By The Sea held in the Canton of Basingestoches has been extended to Friday, September 23, 2016.

Please send a note to the Heavy List Marshal in Charge, Hrafn Is-Augu, at knights.marshal@basingestoches.eastkingdom.org

Cancellation of Project Night Wednesday, August 24, 2016

EKOFFICERS_moas_colorDue to other commitments this week’s SCA Welcome for Newcomers and Project Night meeting at the home of Lord Thomas de Marr’ and Lady Lijsbet van Catwiic has been cancelled on Wednesday evening, August 24, 2016.

Come by next week prepared to dive into your projects in preparation of the exciting events coming up in the Canton of Basingestoches and the Barony of Endewearde this September.

Next week (August 31st) we will be making blackberry jam. Bring your own recipe and supplies or help others to learn the process.

Basingestoches Project Night Updates: February 2016

EKOFFICERS_moas_colorWith the start of February comes another opportunity for a Maine snowstorm, thus making it advisable to announce that the Canton of Basingestoches (incipient) Project Night is cancelled on Monday, February 8, 2016.

Project night will meet one last Monday evening from 6:00-9:00 pm on February 15, 2016 and then will move over to Tuesday nights each week, 6:00-9:00 pm at the home of Lord Thomas and Lady Leijsbet in Bar Harbor starting on February 23, 2016.

Square-Populace-Badge-2x2-Color-copy1Catch up on all activities updates in the Barony of Endewearde for February 2016 on the February 2016 Endewearde Blog. You will also want to check the Endewearde Master Calendar as new activities and updates on regular activities are being added to the baronial schedule.

Canton of Wyndriche Bowyer Workshop Series

The Canton of Wyndriche in partnership with the Unity College Medieval Reenactment Club will be holding a bowyer workshop series on Tuesday evenings in November 2015 at Unity College, 90 Quaker Way, Unity, Maine.

TIME & LOCATION

The class begins at 7:00 pm at the Thomashow Learning Labs (TLL), Room 104

Thomashow Learning Laboratories (TLL) is connected to Koons Hall on this map of Unity Campus.

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DESCRIPTION

Ragnarr Inn Grai, Arts & Sciences Minister for the Canton of Wyndriche, will be offering a series of classes on how to construct an archery bow at Unity College in partnership with the Unity College Medieval Reenactment Club. The focus of the class will be a basic longbow from a stave. Ragnarr may also demonstrate a basic longbow from easily obtainable commercial lumber if time and materials are available.

Regarding the number of attendees: the more the merrier. We should have most of the materials covered. Depending on how many attend means that tools will need to be shared. There is no charge for the workshop. If you have any tools such as a draw spoke shave and rasp plane please bring them along.

Classes will be held on Tuesdays on November 3, 10 and 17 at 7:00 pm in room TLL 104. This building is attached to Koons Hall and is in the center of campus

Please contact Ragnarr by email at ragnarr@endewearde.eastkingdom.org if you have any questions about the content of this class.

SOCIAL MEDIA RESOURCES

You can visit the facebook page for the Canton of Wyndriche if you have any questions about this class.

Source: http://wyndriche.eastkingdom.org/bowyer-workshop-series