Meeting Minutes: 9-Oct-54

Baron and Baroness, Crispin and Gianna 

Seneschal, Cadfan

  • Bids for Regular Event in 2020 need to be in by 16-Oct.
  • Please consider submitting a bid for Regular Event in 2021: it is not too early to start planning a bid for that event.
  • The Barony is accepting applications for Rapier Marshal and Minister of Arts and Science positions on on the Cleftlands site through next Wednesday (16-Oct).

Demo Coordinator, Cadfan for Carl

  • The Maker’s Faire is back on, and will be at the Science Center, rather than the Library downtown. They have asked us to appear again. The demo will be 2-Nov: we’re asked to show up between 8 and 9:30 am, as the Faire starts at 10 am. There are some parking spaces in the garage at the Science Center, and there’s on the street parking. It’s also walking distance from a Rapid stop. Attendance should be free for those participating in the demo. Please contact Carl for information.


  • A&S Minister, Runa
    • Next week, 16-Oct, Japanese Embroidery by Maritsa


  • October Dessert Revel, 30-Oct
    • The Costume Challenge is Medieval Monsters, inspired by the show at the Cleveland art museum.
    • The Cooks Challenge theme is Awesome Offal. Bring a dish featuring a non-standard meat cut; heart, tongue, feet, viscera of any type.
  • Bardic Madness, 2-Nov, will be in Rocky River. Further information is available at
    • Her Majest, Ynes, will be attending.
    • Jolicia is organizing crash space for attendees. If you have a bed, or floor to offer, please let her know.
  • November Dessert Revel: Armored Tourney
  • December Dessert Revel: Yule Celebration.
  • Regular Event, 29-Feb: Bids for 2020 must be submitted by next Wednesday, 16-Oct.
    • Jacqueline is organizing the one known bid. If you’re interested in taking a role in her event bid, please contact her.
    • The site we are using (the Byzantine Cathedral in Parma) will not be available after 2020. It is NOT too soon to begin looking for a 2021 site and planning the bid.
  • Northern Oaken War Manuevers (NOWM).
    • Gianna has been Event Steward for the last seven years. If you are interested in shadowing her and learning to take on the role at “the event that runs itself” please let her know, as it’s not too early to get started on planning.

Guilds and Guild Adjacent Activities

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.  Please use the new online A&S Activities Tracker on the Midrealm Services Portal to note what you’ve been up to.

  • Armorer’s Guild meets Thursday’s at Ealdred and Clairiel’s home. Please contact Calum at for information or directions.
  • Lubeck hosts his Anti-Social (Brewing and every thing else) Meeting 7-10 most Tuesdays. If you’re interested, please contact him as Steve Kerg on Facebook to confirm the meeting.
  • Archery Guild meets Sundays at 2 pm, at Gwyneth and Muldonney’s home. Please check the Baronial Facebook page for details or contact Gwyneth.
  • Leatherworks 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 normally meets 2 and 4th Tuesdays. The 22-Oct meeting will be at Miriana’s home. Directions will be posted online, or contact Miriana at for details and directions.
  • Scribes Guild meets 14-Oct at 7 pm at Brackenburye Cottage. Please contact Melisent at with any questions.
  • Cook’s Guild meets first Wednesdays at meeting. On Contact Angharad at if you have questions.