Hike starts at 10 AM and ends at 2 PM You are invited to dress in comfortable SCA garb and hike the Ampetheater carriage road in Acadia National Park. It is on the way to Northeast Harbor with easier parking, two spectacular bridges and stunning views. For those coming onto the island from the mainland bear right at the head of the island onto Route 202 as if you were headed to Southwest Harbor. When you get to the light in Somesville take a left onto Route 198. Follow that down towards Northeast Harbor. Just after you pass Upper Hadlock Pond on your left (it’s the only visible pond) the lower parking lot will be on the left. If you pass the gatehouse you will have gone too far. The Ampitheater Loop is the one outlined in light green on this map provided by Bangor Daily News.
The range is up. Thrown weapon practices will begin this Thursday 8-24-17 at 5:30 at Cedric’s place in China.
Here are some changes to the usual Barony of Endewearde activities coming up this week and throughout the summer you may want to be aware of as you plan your family recreational time. Medieval novice and experienced artisans meet on Sundays at the Bangor Housing Authority, 161 Davis Road in Bangor, Maine from 4:00-7:00 PM. Whether you are interested in learning about the wide variety of projects appropriate for the Middle Ages or are an experienced artisan, please feel free to join those gathering at the kitchen table just off the main gym floor or outside in fair weather. Sunday, July 2: There will be a heavy list and rapier combat practice at the Bangor Housing Authority, 161 Davis Rd in Bangor, Maine as usual from 4:00-7:00 PM. Please note that Heavy List loaner gear will not be available; rapier combat loaner gear will be available as usual. If you usually borrow heavy list gear for practice please do not feel dissuaded from attending practice as out of armor drills can still happen! If enough people show up for heavy list there will be an impromptu infantry practice. Please note that Sunday July 2nd is the last Endewearde heavy list practice for the rest of Read More …
Would you like to learn how to sew your first SCA tunic? There will be a workshop for those who are new to sewing or who would like assistance in making clothing appropriate for the SCA (roughly covering the time period 600-1600). The workshop runs from 11 AM – 4 PM and will be held at the Bryant E. Moore Community & Conference Center, 5 General Moore Way, Ellsworth, Maine 04605 If you are using GPS for directional help please enter State Street in Ellsworth. You can learn more about this workshop by viewing the workshop announcement on the Canton of Basingestoches website and by following discussions on the Garb Workshop facebook event page. Plan to bring prewashed material, thread, and clothing that makes it easy to try on your new garment for fittings and adjustments. There will be folks available who will help turn you turn that flat fabric into a new fitted garment! Plan to bring your own lunch or snacks. This workshop is free and is open to anyone who wants to learn how to make SCA garb.
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.
The original date of Saturday, May 6, 2017 for the Garbed Forest Walk on the carriage roads of Acadia National Park has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 20, 2017. We will be hiking the Eagle Lake Carriage Road. Participants will meet at the entrance on Eagle Lake Road at 12:00 Noon. The walk should take about 3 hours.
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) AND Mistress Agatha Wanderer (email@example.com) with your intention to compete.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Let’s help clean for the Hunt and have a canton meeting on Sunday, Sept. 18th, 1pm on Bard’s Hill at the Newburgh Hunt Site. Potluck has been suggested.
Daylight is fading fast. Let’s set the last joint Hadchester/Wyndriche Belfast practice for 6pm, Thursday Septh. 8th.