Meeting Minutes 18-Jan-57

 

IMPORTANT THING TO KNOW

Noblesse Largess: This gift exchange will be held Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. Participants should bring their gifts wrapped if possible.

DESSERT REVELS:

Jan. 25: Please bring treats to share.

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

CLEFTLANDS  EVENTS

Standard Bearers: This is the event where the barony’s A&S, rapier, archery and armored combat champions are chosen. A bid has been received and will be reviewed at the March 1 officers meeting.

OPEN OFFICER POSITIONS

Gold Key: This person is in charge of the barony’s collection of loaner garb. The application will be posted on the baronial website Feb. 1. Applications close Feb. 22 and will be reviewed at the March 1 officers meeting.

Youth Officer: The application is on the baronial website. It will remain open until there are applicants.

Chatelaine: The application will be posted on the baronial website Feb. 1. Applications close Feb. 22 and will be reviewed at the March 1 officers meeting.

See our seneschal Mistress Angharad for more information about these job openings.

OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS

Minster of Arts and Sciences:  See the baronial website and Facebook page for details. Deputies and teachers are needed. Please suggest classes you would like to take.

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. Those who are interested should fill out the online form, and see our Minister of Arts and Sciences Dame Elizabethe for details.

Social media officer: When you’re attending a fun SCA event or activity, take a selfie with your friends and send it to socal@cleftlands.org.

GUILD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Scribal Guild: The guild will hold a scribal evening on the third Wednesday of the month.

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.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Jan. 21: Masque of Courtly Love, Canton

Jan. 28: Festival of Maidens and Winter Wassail in Warren

Feb. 11: Val Day, Kalamazoo, Mich.

March 4: Winter War Maneuvers, Delaware, OH.

See a full list of upcoming Midrealm events here: https://midrealm.org/events-calendar/

OLD BUSINESS

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.

 For updates, corrections or additions, contact THL Jolicia atte Northclyfe at chronicler@cleftlands.org or on Facebook (Julie Washington).