With regret, we announce the cancellation of our annual Summer War Practice event at Camp Barton because of COVID-19 concerns. Stay safe, and we hope to see you there in 2021, if not much sooner somewhere before then.
We had well over the anticipated number of people at our event today, with numerous artisans competing to be recognized as Kingdom Arts & Sciences Champion. At court Cornelia was named Youth Champion as well as Queen’s Inspiration for the day, Kitty Maclure, Eadgytha, and Simon the Elder received Awards of Arms, and Robert a … Continue reading Arts & Sciences Championship
We will host the annual Kingdom A&S Championship on November 16 in Ithaca. See event details or the Æthelmearc A&S page for more information.
Our application to participate in the parade on Thursday, May 30, has been accepted. All Myrkies and friends are invited to don their garb and gear and walk as a group. We did this two years ago in order to raise awareness of the SCA. We smile and wave and hand out flyers as we … Continue reading Ithaca Festival Parade
At the annual Harvest Raid event in Heronter / Coronation of Anna Leigh as the kingdom’s new queen, recognition was given to those who operated the kingdom bar at Pennsic and/or contributed beverages to make it an outstanding success. Five Myrkies were amongst those awarded a Golden Escarbuncle for service: Cristina inghean Ghriogair, Elska á … Continue reading Harvest Raid & Coronation Report
At the annual Delftwood event called Shoot in the Wildwood, the Cast Iron Chef competition was won by the Myrkie team of Maedbh ni Clerigh as head chef, Cornelia of Harford as sous chef, and Mary of Harford as team archer. Many thanks to all the event staff, the judges, the pantry donations, contributors of prizes, … Continue reading Myrkies Win Cast Iron Chef Competition
The Dominion of Myrkfaelinn once lay within the boundaries of the East Kingdom, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. A few Myrkies attended the big event to mark this special occasion on the weekend just past. Aside from being an especially large event, EK50 had numerous in-depth historical displays of each of their current … Continue reading East Kingdom 50th Birthday (EK50)
Myrkies did well at the Scarlet Guard Inn Archery Festival VI this past weekend, with four of us (Elska, Simon, Mary, Robert) completing the Iron Tassel challenge as well as winning the archery-golf competition and the splendid hoods (see photo below). Hrólf ran a novelty range all day as well and we thank him for … Continue reading The Scarlet Guard Inn Archery Festival VI
See the Summer War Practice event page for details.
Congratulations to our newest Laurel! Mistress Elska’s elevation ceremony took place yesterday, after her vigil, at the annual event known as the Passing of the Ice Dragon, held at the Barony of the Rhydderich Hael. A large contingent of Myrkies processed with Elska before the assembled court, including numerous royalty and peers. Lady Gytha also … Continue reading Myrkies Take the Pent!