The Canton of Basingestoches will be holding a series of combat practices at the General Bryant E. Moore Community Center in Ellsworth, Maine. You can use google driving directions for 133 State Street in Ellsworth to find this multistory brick building. The next combat practices will be held on Thursday evening, October 26, 2017 from 6:00-8:00 PM. Heavy list combat will be offered. Rapier combat be offered if a fencing marshal will be available. Combat practice will be upstairs in the Theater. There is an elevator for bringing up kits. This venue costs us money so please consider contributing to practices.
There will be an official SCA fighter practice at the Belfast Boat House on 34 Commercial Street in Belfast, Maine on Friday, July 14, 2017 from 6:00-9:00 PM. Please note that the Celtic Celebration Festival is also running in that area starting on Friday night so plan accordingly for parking and walking in your gear. MORE INFORMATION ON SOCIAL MEDIA You can learn more about this fighter practice through the public facebook event Belfast Fighter Practice. If you are planning to arrive on Friday night and camp out for the Celtic Celebration Festival weekend as part of the SCA Demo please read more details about how to participate through our facebook public information event page Maine Celtic Celebration Demo.
The Barony of Endewearde Combat Practice in Bangor, Maine is cancelled on Sunday, April 16, 2017 (Easter) as most participants have family plans that day. Please join us over the next two weeks for Sunday afternoon practices from 4:00-7:00 PM before Jehan’s Fencing and Fighting at the Fort event on Saturday, April 29, 2017.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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.
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 email@example.com, 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.
Due to prior commitments there will not be SCA heavy list or rapier combat marshals available to hold combat practice at Unity College in the Canton of Wyndriche on Sunday, May 1, 2016. Thus the regular Sunday practice at Unity College is cancelled. The Barony of Endewearde combat practice will be held at the Bangor Housing Authority, 161 Davis Road, Bangor, Maine on Sunday, May 1st from 4:00-7:00 pm.
The Canton of Wyndriche (incipient) will not be holding combat practice at Unity College on Sunday, April 3, 2016 so as to allow those who wish to attend the Barony of Endewearde quarterly meeting in Bangor the opportunity to do so. Combat practice will be held next Sunday, April 10, 2016 from 1:00-3:00 pm.
Adult Combat Practices in the Canton of Wyndriche (incipient) will not meet on Sunday, March 20 & 27, 2016 due to Unity College being on spring break with campus facilities on a different schedule for the next two weeks. Practices will resume in April 2016 on Sundays from 1:00-3:00 pm. As an alternative you can attend Sunday Combat Practices from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Bangor Housing Authority location at 161 Davis Road, Bangor, Maine. Please check the Endewearde Master Calendar and follow the Endewearde blog to confirm what activities are being offered in the Barony of Endewearde.
The Canton of Wyndriche in cooperation with the Unity College Medieval Reenactment Club will be holding an adult combat practice on Sunday, February 21, 2016. The practice will be held at the Unity College Student Activities Building & Gymnasium and will run from 1:00-3:00 pm. You can find the gymnasium in the upper part of the Unity College campus map under “Student Activities Building” by downloading the pdf at http://unity.edu/sites/default/files/Unity-College-Campus-Map-2015-web.pdf
After some checking, I can announce that we will be having practice this Sunday, Feb. 7th but the start time has moved to 3pm to avoid a basketball game at the Unity College gym. Superbowl doesn’t start till 6:30 so … see you there.