Quarterly Business Meeting: Thursday, March 16, 2017

There will be a quarterly business meeting of the Canton of Wyndriche (incipient) on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The meeting will begin at 7:00 pm and will be held at Unity House of Pizza (UHOP) on Main Street in Unity, Maine. Attire is everyday casual wear. You may send agenda items to Syr Cedric of Thanet, Seneschal of Wyndriche, at seneschal@wyndriche.eastkingdom.org You can follow conversations related to this meeting on social media through the facebook page Wyndriche Canton Meeting or on the facebook group Wyndriche – Incipient Canton of.

Feast of Saint Sylvester reservations accepted until Tuesday, December 27, 2016

There are still plenty of seats available for the Feast of Saint Sylvester to be held on Saturday, January 7, 2017 in Northeast Harbor, Maine. The deadline for reservations is coming up quickly so please visit the event website to download and print the reservation form. It is highly recommended that you send the Reservations Clerk, Master Godric of Hamtun, email at exchequer@endewearde.eastkingdom.org to let him know that you have just mailed your payment.

Feast of Saint Sylvester Updates

We are one month away from the Feast of Saint Sylvester. Here are some important information updates for the event. DEADLINES: Tuesday, December 27, 2016 The deadline for the Reservations Clerk to receive your payment (via postal mail service) to reserve your seat for the evening feast is Tuesday, December 27, 2016. The deadline to register and declare your intent to enter the Baronial Arts & Sciences competition is also Tuesday, December 27, 2016. Please email your registration information to Lady Yzabel du Perche at arts@endewearde.eastkingdom.org AND Meisterin Agatha Wanderer at deputy.arts@endewearde.eastkingdom.org with the subject line A&S CHAMPIONS REGISTRATION TALLY OF SEATS AVAILABLE FOR FEAST Our Exchequer and Reservations Clerk, Master Godric of Hamtun would like to share the status of available seats for the delicious feast as of December 4, 2016. Good Evening We have 26 confirmed reservations and 10 more potential reservations (based on email correspondence indicating “the check in is the mail”). Right now we potentially have 36 of our 75 seats reserved. Reservations for the feast are still being accepted. Please visit the event website for registration fees and the Reservation Clerk’s postal mailing address. PREVIEW OF FEAST MENU We have an early preview of the feast Read More …

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.

Canton of Wyndriche quarterly meeting: Sunday, September 18, 2016

There will be a meeting of the Canton of Wyndriche on Bard’s Hill at the Endewearde Hunt site in Newburgh, Maine. The meeting will begin after site cleanup is wrapped up (around noonish or 1 PM) for the Endewearde Hunt. This is a private residence.  You will drive through the back yard to access the site. Have faith! You are on the right path. Please contact Syr Cedric of Thanet, Seneschal of the Canton of Wyndriche, with agenda items for this meeting at seneschal@wyndriche.eastkingdom.org

Summer Activities in Wyndriche

The lovely Canton of Wyndriche (incipient) is pleased to announce two summer activities during the week. There will be an Arts & Sciences Project Night held every Tuesday evening starting at 6:30 pm until early July at the home of Syr Cedric of Thanet in China, Maine. Please contact seneschal@wyndriche.eastkingdom.org for driving directions. Bring along your creative works in progress or swing by to hang out and get some inspiration for new undertakings. Attire is everyday casual wear – wearing garb isn’t necessary.   There will also be an outdoor Fighter Practice held every Thursday evening this summer from 6:00-8:00 pm at Heritage Park waterfront in Belfast, Maine. Practices are subject to cancellation when it rains. Plan to bring items for your own comfort which may include water, bug spray, and other things you may need when engaging in athletic endeavors.   You can find updates to these scheduled activities on the Barony of Endewearde Master Calendar. You can check here, on the Endewearde blog, or on Endewearde facebook and Wyndriche facebook groups for updates on possible last minute cancellations.  

Infantry Endurance Training Hike: Saturday, May 14, 2016

10 AM – 1 PM Bring your own lunch & water In February 2016 the Seneschal of the Canton of Basingestoches (incipient), Lord Thomas de Marr’, announced the opportunity for SCA members to participate in an Infantry Training Endurance Hike on the carriage roads of beautiful Acadia National Park. Please consult a scan of the carriage trail map with the hike route posted on April 18th on the Infantry Endurance Training Hike facebook event  to learn where to park and where the route will take you. Lord Thomas de Marr’ indicates on this map that the hiking route will start at the Parkman Mountain Parking Lot on the North side. The endurance training hike will be held on the Hadlock Brook Loop carriage road. This is a 3.9 mile circuit that features a pond, a waterfall, and both steep and gently rising grades. The Acadia Carriage Road and Hiking Trail Pocket Guide (page 27) describes access to this section of the carriage trails (paraphrased) as follows: “A mile north of Northeast Harbor on Rte. 198 is the stone Brown Mountain Gatehouse. Park in the lot just north of that. A short rise leads to intersection [18], where you will turn left. The carriage road continues straight Read More …

Last Combat Practice at Unity College for Spring 2016 semester

Sunday, May 8th, 2016 (1:00-3:00 pm) will be the last Adult Heavy List and Rapier Combat practice held this Spring semester at Unity College’s Activities and Gymnasium Building. Announcements for any upcoming SCA summer activities in the Canton of Wyndriche (incipient) will be made on the Canton of Wyndriche’s official website, the Wyndriche yahoo group (subscription required), and on the Wyndriche facebook group (public). Contact the Seneschal of Wyndriche, Syr Cedric of Thanet at seneschal@wyndriche.eastkingdom.org, for more information on activities in the central Maine Canton of Wyndriche area, in the greater Barony of Endewearde and its’ cantons, and among our neighboring SCA groups. You can find the Unity College gymnasium in the upper part of the Unity College campus map (pdf) under “Student Activities Building”. Wyndriche’s regular weekly combat practices should resume in September 2016 once Unity College is back in session for a new academic year and practice space has been confirmed.