Meeting Minutes: 9-Jan-53


  • 30-Jan will be the R&R Revel as we all recover from the event.


19-Jan, Regular Event in Cleftlands

  • Site opens for setup at 7:30 on Saturday. Troll opens at 9 am. Come early for hot coffee, and to help prepare. Jolicia in particular is looking for help to put up banners and other decorations.
  • Pre reg early, and often, to avoid standing around in the lines in the January ‘heat.’ You can prereg at meeting next, or, once again, online.
  • Shazada is looking for royal retainers and guards, as well as people to help unload and load the royal family’s gear. Please volunteer online.
  • Jacqueline is sponsoring an A&S Competition. Please check out the rules online. There’s still time to prepare your entry!
  • Breakfast Tavern is seeking donations of baked goods for breakfast. Please bring them to the event in the morning, or to meeting next week.
  • Jacqueline is looking for additional help to ‘flip’ the fighting field for Court, and the A&S room for feast. Please let her know if you can move a table or two, or tote some chairs.
  • Please participate in our first Snowball fight. Bring socks to throw at target (or your friends, we’re not picky) or donate to ‘rent’ socks donated by others. All socks and donations are destined for a local homeless shelter after the event.
  • Njall encourages everyone interested to participate in list heraldry or in Court. There’s plenty to be said: come and say it!


  • A&S Minister, Runa:
    • Classes! Please tell Runa if you’d like to teach, or provide suggestions about what you’d like to learn.

Other News

  • If you are interested in an advance screening of ‘The Kid Who Would be King’ on the morning of Sat, 12-Jan, please contact Jolicia who has access to tickets.
  • Don’t forget to bring your items of Baronial largesse to Miriana’s Largesse Challenge next meeting, 16-Jan.
  • Orsina is hosting a Bardic Open house, for performers and listeners alike, 2-5 this Sat, 12-Jan at her home.
  • Gwyntarian archers will be hosting a indoor archery practice this Saturday. Please check their webpage for details.


Guilds are the special interest groups of the SCA: people working together to focus on a particular activity. Everyone is welcome to attend these meetings.

  • Armorer’s Guild will meet at Ealdred and Clairiel’s home this Thursday. Please contact Calum at for information or directions.
  • Archery Guild has moved to Sundays, but is cancelled due to the sudden onset of Winter! For future dates, please check the Baronial Facebook page for details, or contact Gwyneth.
  • Leatherwork’s Guild meets Tuesdays at Oliver’s at 7 pm. Please contact Oliver at or on Oliver Stillman on Facebook for directions and information.
  • Needleworkers Guild meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays. 15-Jan at Constaza’s home in Cleveland Hts, 29-Jan at Miriana’s home in S. Euclid, and 12-Feb at Madelaine’s home near Kamm’s Corner. Contact Madelaine at for detail for details and directions.
  • Scribes Guild meets first Mondays at 7 pm at Brackenburye Cottage, thought they may be meeting the 8-Oct this month. Please contact Melisent at with any questions.