Barony of Endewearde activities for August 15-20, 2017

In addition to the regular weekly practices and meetings this week there will be two meetings held in the Barony of Endewearde. The Canton of Wyndriche (incipient) will be holding a meeting in Unity on Thursday, August 17th. There will be a baronial meeting on Sunday, August 20th. Both meetings are open to anyone interested in the Society for Creative Anachronism and will involve topics regarding planning future activities. Most attending wear everyday casual street clothes (not SCA garments).

Here is a quick glance:

Tuesday August 15
5:30 pm Archery practice in Bangor (private residence)

Wednesday August 16
5:30 pm Thrown weapons practice in Hermon (private residence)
6:00 pm Project night in Bar Harbor (private residence, Canton of Basingestoches)

Thursday August 17
7:00 pm Canton of Wyndriche (incipient) business meeting in Unity at Unity House of Pizza (UHoP)

Sunday August 20 (all held at the Bangor Housing Authority, 161 Davis Rd, Bangor)
2:00 pm Baronial business meeting in Bangor
4:00-7:00 pm Combat practice in Bangor
4:00 pm Medieval crafts in Bangor

For last minute updates in cases of rain which may cause outdoor practices to be cancelled please check the Endewearde facebook group.

If you have any agenda items for the Canton of Wyndriche meeting please contact the Seneschal, Syr Cedric of Thanet, at seneschal@wyndriche.eastkingdom.org

If you have any agenda items for the Barony of Endewearde meeting please contact the Seneschal, Lord Finan MacBressail, at seneschal@endewearde.eastkingdom.org

Call for baronial meeting agenda items

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The Seneschal of the Barony of Endewearde is compiling the agenda for the baronial meeting to be held on Sunday, April 9, 2017 starting at 2:00 PM at the Bangor Housing Authority, 161 Davis Road, Bangor, Maine (see driving directions to this site).

If you have any items you would like included in the agenda please contact Lord Finán mac Bressail at seneschal@endewearde.eastkingdom.org by Friday, April 7, 2017.

 

Rescheduled Sios Thoir Meeting: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Royal 15 E IV f. 14 Knight with banner

The meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 22, 2017 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 29, 2017.

Spring and summer are just around the corner. Weather permitting there will be a meeting at the University of Maine Machias gymnasium at 7:00 pm to discuss upcoming events and activities. This is the same location and time that SCA Project Night is usually held.

Topics of interest include:

– The Balloon Festival held this summer in Machias.
– Possible participation in the Fourth of July Parades in the area.
– Great Northeast War
– Barony of Endewearde and other events in April through October 2017
– Running the Pay Board at Endewearde University in May

Our group will be providing information about some of these topics at the upcoming quarterly baronial business meeting in Bangor, Maine on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

You can follow this discussion and any possible notification of cancellation or other updates on the public facebook group Washington Co, SCA, Sios ThoirKeep in mind the evening weather forecast for Washington County indicates travel conditions might be poor on Wednesday, March 29th. Please check the facebook group in case there is a meeting cancellation notice posted by late Wednesday afternoon.

Rescheduled Sios Thoir Meeting: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Royal 15 E IV f. 14 Knight with banner

The meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 22, 2017 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 29, 2017.

Spring and summer are just around the corner. Weather permitting there will be a meeting at the University of Maine Machias gymnasium at 7:00 pm to discuss upcoming events and activities. This is the same location and time that SCA Project Night is usually held.

Topics of interest include:

– The Balloon Festival held this summer in Machias.
– Possible participation in the Fourth of July Parades in the area.
– Great Northeast War
– Barony of Endewearde and other events in April through October 2017
– Running the Pay Board at Endewearde University in May

Our group will be providing information about some of these topics at the upcoming quarterly baronial business meeting in Bangor, Maine on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

You can follow this discussion and any possible notification of cancellation or other updates on the public facebook group Washington Co, SCA, Sios ThoirKeep in mind the evening weather forecast for Washington County indicates travel conditions might be poor on Wednesday, March 29th. Please check the facebook group in case there is a meeting cancellation notice posted by late Wednesday afternoon.

Updated: March 28, 2017

Meeting of the White Shield Company: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Image of white heraldic shieldVenue: Chase’s Family Restaurant,
1575 Hammond St, Bangor, Maine

Time: 2:00-5:00 pm

The Company of the White Shield is dedicated to helping new and existing members of the SCA network with their fellows. Functioning similar to a guild our goal is to help those with a need or desire to learn, find appropriate mentorship as well as assisting in enjoying the Society as a whole. The Companies White Shield depicts the blank slate, devoid of heraldry, representing those who are returning, relocating, newcomers, or those who don’t have a household to camp with.

There is a public facebook event called Meeting of the White Shield which you can refer to for additional information about the meeting on February 14th. Everyone is welcome to attend this meeting and any future meetings.

There is also a public facebook page, Company of the White Shield, which you can join or follow as a resource to help you learn how to connect with others who are planning to attend events and do various projects together in the SCA.

There will be a feast table hosted by the Company of the White Shield at the upcoming Tourney of Love event in the Barony of Endewearde (Saturday, February 18, 2017). The intent is to give those who are new to the SCA a table to join so as to make new friends and enjoy the ambiance of the evening. Those wanting to assist newcomers may want to introduce themselves, pack along extra feastware to loan out, bring extra candles, tablecloths, goblets, or napkins.

You may also contact the Newcomer Resource Officer of the Barony of Endewearde, Lord Eoin an Doire, at chatelaine@endewearde.eastkingdom.org for assistance in learning more about the SCA, what activities may be running in your area, and for help understanding how to enjoy attending your first SCA events.

Company of the White Shield Meeting: Saturday, January 14, 2017

Image of white heraldic shieldVenue: Chase’s Family Restaurant,
1575 Hammond St, Bangor, Maine

Time: 2:00-5:00 pm

The Company of the White Shield is dedicated to helping new and existing members of the SCA network with their fellows. Functioning similar to a guild our goal is to help those with a need or desire to learn, find appropriate mentorship as well as assisting in enjoying the Society as a whole. The Companies White Shield depicts the blank slate, devoid of heraldry, representing those who are returning, relocating, newcomers, or those who don’t have a household to camp with.

There is a public facebook event called Gathering of the White Shield which you can refer to for additional information about the meeting on January 14th.

There is also a public facebook page, Company of the White Shield, which you can join or follow as a resource to help you learn how to connect with others who are planning to attend events and do various projects together in the SCA.

There will also be a brief meeting of the Company of the White Shield at the Market Day at Birka SCA event in Manchester, New Hampshire on Saturday, January 28, 2017. This meeting will run from Noon-1:00 pm and will be held on the main floor of the Radisson Hotel in the Fireplace Lounge – the sunken area of the hotel lobby.

Everyone is welcome to attend either of these meetings.

You may also contact the Newcomer Resource Officer of the Barony of Endewearde, Lord Otto Gottlieb, at chatelaine@endewearde.eastkingdom.org for assistance in learning more about the SCA, what activities may be running in your area, and for help understanding how to enjoy attending your first SCA events.

Company of the White Shield Meeting: Saturday, January 14, 2017

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Unofficial heraldry to represent the Company of the White Shield

Venue: Chase’s Family Restaurant,
1575 Hammond St, Bangor, Maine

Time: 2:00-5:00 pm

The Company of the White Shield is dedicated to helping new and existing members of the SCA network with their fellows. Functioning similar to a guild our goal is to help those with a need or desire to learn, find appropriate mentorship as well as assisting in enjoying the Society as a whole. The Companies White Shield depicts the blank slate, devoid of heraldry, representing those who are returning, relocating, newcomers, or those who don’t have a household to camp with.

There is a public facebook event called Gathering of the White Shield which you can refer to for additional information about the meeting on January 14th.

There is also a public facebook page, Company of the White Shield, which you can join or follow as a resource to help you learn how to connect with others who are planning to attend events and do various projects together in the SCA.

There will also be a brief meeting of the Company of the White Shield at the Market Day at Birka SCA event in Manchester, New Hampshire on Saturday, January 28, 2017. This meeting will run from Noon-1:00 pm and will be held on the main floor of the Radisson Hotel in the Fireplace Lounge – the sunken area of the hotel lobby.

Everyone is welcome to attend either of these meetings.

You may also contact the Newcomer Resource Officer of the Barony of Endewearde, Lord Otto Gottlieb, at chatelaine@endewearde.eastkingdom.org for assistance in learning more about the SCA, what activities may be running in your area, and for help understanding how to enjoy attending your first SCA events.

Updated: 01/04/2017

 

 

SCA Activities on Sunday, September 18, 2016

Leaf from the Hours of Bonaparte Ghislieri. Italy (Bologna), c.1500. YT 29, f.132

Leaf from the Hours of Bonaparte Ghislieri. Italy (Bologna), c.1500.
YT 29, f.132

There are several activities planned for Sunday, September 18, 2016 as follows:

* Endewearde Hunt site clean up and preparation in Newburgh, Maine starts at 8:30 AM and will conclude with a cookout around noon on Bard’s Hill. Chores include removing dead branches and trees, mowing the fields on which we shoot our archery competition and clearing the pathways on which we trod.Things to bring include: work gloves, rakes, axes, saws, branch cutters, water/drink, sunscreen, bug spray, and certainly something to cook and share for lunch. Be sure to wear protective clothing (jeans, shoes/boots, layers).

* There will be a Canton of Wyndriche business meeting on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at the Endewearde Hunt site. The meeting will start around 1:00 PM or after the cookout ends.

* Adult heavy list combat practice will be held at the Endewearde Hunt site starting at 2:00 PM (weather permitting).

*Adult rapier combat has not announced a change in schedule or practice location as of Sunday morning; please check Endewearde facebook by noonish for any last minute announcements from the marshal in charge.

As with any outdoor activities plans may change depending on rain & sun throughout the day. Please consult the Endewearde facebook group for last minute decisions or call your friends to find out if your favorite activities will continue to be held at the Hunt site or if they may be held at our regular indoor facilities at the Bangor Housing Authority gym in Bangor which would open at 4 PM.

Baronial event planning meeting: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

FortKnoxTowerThere will be an informal baronial event planning meeting at the home of Baron Ane du Vey and Baroness Sylvia du Vey in Bucksport, Maine on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. The meeting will begin at 6:00 pm.

Plan to bring your own chair and refreshments to the meeting. If seating overflows available indoor space you should plan on being outside (bug spray might be appropriate to pack along).

Please contact baron@endewearde.eastkingdom.org for driving directions.

Endewearde Weekend August 27-28, 2016

NorthTowerThe weekend of August 27-28, 2016 has several activities running in the Barony of Endewearde.

On Saturday, August 27, 2016 you can join the Endewearde Foresters for a day of primitive camping and cooking at Lord Gwillim Kynith’s home in Orrington, Maine. Please refer to discussions on the facebook event page found through Foresters, Fire and Food for the latest information about the option to camp overnight, what to bring for your comfort and what activities you can engage in during the day.

There will be a quarterly baronial business meeting on Sunday, August 28, 2016 from 2:00-4:00 pm at the Bangor Housing Authority at 161 Davis Road, Bangor, Maine. You can find more information through the Baronial Meeting 8/28/2016 link as well as driving directions to the site. Attire is everyday casual clothing. Tables and chairs are available inside the building.

This Sunday, August 28th will also see the return of our weekly Sunday combat practice at the Bangor Housing Authority site. We have been on hiatus while maintenance work has been conducted on the building and grounds this summer. Combat practice runs from 4:00-7:00 pm and will likely be held outdoors as the weather promises to be favorable. Please bring whatever items aid to your comfort such as water, chairs, and bug spray.