IMPORTANT THING TO KNOW
The barony is organizing a group to see “The Tudors: Art and Majesty in Renaissance England” at the Cleveland Museum of Art on Sunday, March 26. Please join the Facebook Event page, and see our Minister of Arts and Sciences Dame Elizabethe for details.
Jan. 25: TBA
Feb. 22 – A&S Exhibit. Items worked on during the past year, and works in progress, are welcome.
May 31: Armored combat tournament
Aug. 30: Archery tournament
Nov. 29: Rapier tournament
HUZZAH FOR CLEFTLANDERS!
Cleftlanders were well-represented as entrants and Laurel consultants at the Tournament of Arts Jan. 7 in Michigan.
CLEFTLANDS EVENTS IN 2023
Standard Bearers: This is the event that selects the barony’s A&S, rapier, archery and armored combat champions. Bids are due by Wednesday, Feb. 15. Their Excellencies would like to hold the event before July 1; see them for more information.
OPEN OFFICER POSITIONS
Gold Key: This person is in charge of the barony’s collection of loaner garb.
Youth Officer: The position is open.
Chatelaine: This office will be open soon.
See our seneschal Angharad for more information about these job openings.
Minster of Arts and Sciences: Upcoming class topics include tablet weaving, olive oil, Sephardic poetry and Tudor history. See the baronial website and Facebook page for details. Deputies and teachers are needed. Please suggest classes you would like to take.
Armorers Guild: This guild meets most Thursdays in Berea. The host requires that participants be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to attend. See Baron Calum for details.
The Baronial Book: See Lord James if you would like to add a poem or story to the hand-made Baronial Book.
Jan. 21: Masque of Courtly Love, Canton
Jan. 28: Festival of Maidens and Winter Wassail in Warren
Feb. 11: Val Day, Kalamazoo, Mich.
See a full list of upcoming Midrealm events here: https://midrealm.org/events-calendar/
Exchequer: Members are asked to donate $2 per meeting, or $50 per year, to cover the cost of the meeting hall rental.
Quartermaster: The quartermaster must be notified at least two weeks in advance if a member wishes to borrow baronial gear.
Baronial meetings: Set-up starts at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting starts at 7 p.m. We must vacate the building before 10 p.m.