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Starkhafn Calendar of Events

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Upcoming Events

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Starkhafn's 2018 event dates (as available) are listed below. If you are interested in hosting one of these events, please contact the and or the and .

If you are interested helping with an event that already has an event steward listed, please contact them via the email links listed below, as help is always appreciated.

2018 Events email contacts
- February 10-11, 2018 (Event Stewards: Master Antonius Tesel & Baron Fergus O'Fey)
- April 13-15, 2018 (Event Stewards: Lady Deborah Kirkwood and THL Cinaed Ciabach)
Cèilidh - August 11, 2018 (Event Steward: Lady Jade of Starkhafn and Lady Kathryn de Besiers)
- September 22, 2018 (Event Steward: EVENT STEWARD NEEDED)
- December 1, 2018 (Event Stewards: Master Michel Philippe De Sarcey, Mistress Elspeth of Still Waters, Feast Steward: Master Jamal Damien Marcus)

See the Starkhafn Links page for Event Steward Handbook, forms and information on Event Stewarding.


Starkhafn Yule
Event Opening Date & Time: Saturday, December 1, 2018 1:00pm
Site Closing Date & Time: Saturday, December 1, 2018 9:00pm

Site Name: UA Local 525 Hall located at 760 North Lamb Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89110. (click for map)

Directions: Take I-15 to Las Vegas. Exit at West Lake Mead Blvd (Exit 45), turn east. Follow Lake Mead Blvd to Lamb Blvd (approx. 3.3 miles). Turn right (south) onto Lamb Blvd, drive 1.3 miles. Site is on the right.

All and sundry are invited to join The Barony of Starkhafn in Yule celebration as we travel to 13th Century Spain for the Feast of the Three Kings!

Please join us for a day of fellowship, merriment and feasting. We suspect there may be a brief appearance from Papa Noel (Father Christmas). This year’s feast is an exploration of 3 regions of 13th century Spain by Master Jamal Damian Marcus. Master Jamal challenges all brewers to develop beverages to accompany the feast. Winner of this challenge will be decided in a people’s choice competition.

Schedule:
1:00 pm- Site opens & raffle setup.
1:30 – 3:30 pm – Polling orders meet.
1:30 pm – Order of the Flame of Starkhafn.
2:00 pm – Order of the Augmented Flame of Starkhafn.
2:30 pm – Order of St. Illuminatus.
3:00 pm – Order of the Defenders of Starkhafn.
2:00 pm - Brewing competition opens, must be 21 to participate.
4:00 pm – Brewing competition closes.
4:00 pm - Court
5:00 pm - Feast
7:00 pm – Auction raffle closes.
9:00 pm - Site closes

Fees: There is no Registration cost for this event.

Feast: $10 per person. There are only 125 seats (for feast) available. The only reservation is a paid reservation.

Make checks payable to: SCA, Inc., Barony of Starkhafn.

Contact Contact Lady Catylyn verch Morgant at for registration information. Refunds must be requested 2 weeks prior to the event.

If you would like to serve at feast or be on cleaning crew, servers and crew eat for free. Please contact the Autocrats to make arrangements.

Event Stewards for this event are Mistress Elspeth of Stille Waters and Thegn Michel Philippe de Sarcey. Deputy Event Stewards are THL Calam Stiubhard and Lady Isabella Dragomani. Contact the Event Team at . Feast Steward is Master Jamal Damien Marcus, .

Sunday - End of Year Tourney Site:
Lorenzi Park (click for map)
Come join in our End of Year Tourney! There will be Armoured, Rapier and Arts & Sciences tourneys. We are collecting for Toys 4 Tots. Please bring a new, unwrapped toy. Each toy will grant you an extra life in the tourney!



Monthly Meetings & Practices

Populace / Officer Meeting
Populace/Officer meeting will begin at 6:00pm.
Beginning March 16, 2017, Populace/Officer meetings are moving to the 3rd Thursday of each month.
Monthly combined Populace/Officer meetings take place the third Thursday of each month (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at
Nevada State Museum at Springs Preserve, 333 South Valley View Boulevard, Las Vegas NV 89107 (click for map).
For the latest updates or changes to meetings, see the Barony of Starkhafn (Official) Facebook group.

Martial Arts Practices
As well as official practices, from time to time fighters may get together to share their knowledge in the fighting arts, these unofficial gatherings are not listed on the Baronial calendar but you can find out more on the Un-Official Baronial Facebook group.

Archery Practice
Archery practice takes place on Saturdays (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at the Whitney Mesa Recreation Area Archery Range at 1575 Galleria Drive, Henderson, Nevada 89014). The range and parking for the range is located behind the Whitney Mesa Recreation Center building.
Saturday practice: 10:00am -12:30pm.
For the latest updates on practice times and locations see the Starkhafn Archers Facebook group.

Fighter Practice (Rapier & Armoured)
Weekly fighter practice takes place each Sunday (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at Lorenzi Park next to the old museum/upper parking lot (click for map).
This practice time includes practice for "Heavy"/Armoured Combat (10:00am), Rapier (9:00am) and Combat Archery (no current official Combat Archery practice).
Once monthly, a tournament is held at this same location.
An additional practice, on Wednesday nights begins at 6pm at the same location.
Rapier practice: 8:00am (Summer hours)
Sunday Armoured practice: 10:00am.
Wednesday Rapier and Armoured practice: 5:30pm (Rapier Summer Hours) 6:00pm/7:00pm
For the latest updates on practice times and locations see the Starkhafn Levy Facebook group.

Rapier Practice
Weekly rapier practice takes place each Sunday at 9:00am (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at Lorenzi Park next to the old museum/upper parking lot (click for map).
Once monthly, a tournament is held at this same location.
An additional practice, on Wednesday nights begin at 6:00pm at the same location.
Sunday practice: 8:00am (Summer Hours)
Wednesday practice: 5:30pm (Summer Hours)
For the latest updates on practice times and locations see the Starkhafn School of Fence Facebook group.

Arts & Sciences
Starkhafn artisans participate in a variety of projects, classes & topics every Tuesday night. Meetings are weekly on Tuesday nights. The focus for each A&S night is different and held at a different location. Please check the Baronial calendar (above) for dates, times and topics.

As most Arts & Sciences and Guild meetings are held at members' private residences, the addresses and/or directions will not be listed on this website. Please post a request for that information to one (or more) of the following linked groups. Any last minute changes to meetings will be posted to these groups. The Starkhafn Arts & Sciences (Unofficial), the Un-Official Barony of Starkhafn, Barony of Starkhafn (Official) Facebook group, or the Starkhafn Yahoo! Group.

Guilds

Bardic Guild
Bardic Guild meetings are not currently scheduled, see the
Baronial Calendar of Events for dates and times. Contact the guild for more information.
For the latest updates or changes to meetings, see the Starkhafn Skalds.

Most Excellent Brewers Guild of Starkhafn
Monthly guild meetings take place on the fourth Sunday at 3:30pm, see the Baronial Calendar of Events for dates and times. Contact the guild for more information.
For the latest updates or changes to meetings, see the The Most Excellent Brewers Guild Of Starkhafn (Unofficial).

Gilded Spoon (Cook's Guild)
Monthly cooking guild meetings take place on the third Sunday (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar of Events). Contact the for more information.

Scriptorium
Weekly guild meetings take place on Wednesday, see the Baronial Calendar of Events for dates and times. Contact the guild for more information.
For the latest updates or changes to meetings, see the Starkhafn Scriptorium.

The following guilds are currently not active.

Clothiers' Guild
All things costumey. Although this particular guild isn't "active", the Starkhafn Arts & Sciences (Unofficial) group is very active.

Confusion's Masterpiece
All things dramatic (theatre).

Equestrian Guild
All things horsey.

Fiber Arts Guild
All things fibery. Although this particular guild isn't "active", the Starkhafn Arts & Sciences (Unofficial) group is very active.

Potters' Guild
All things clay and fire.

Woodworkers' Guild
All things woody.

If you don't see a guild of your interest listed here or if a guild you are interested in is listed as not active, contact the minister for more information.



Kingdom of Caid Wars

These are the wars that take place in the Kingdom of Caid.

Interkingdom Wars

These are the largest (interkingdom) wars that take place in the SCA. Most last a week or more. Participants travel from many different kingdoms to attend.

  • Estrella War (takes place in February, in the Kingdom of Atenveldt)
  • Gulf Wars (takes place in March, in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann)
  • Lilies War (takes place in June, in the Kingdom of Calontir)
  • Pennsic War (takes place in July/August, in the Kingdom of Æthelmearc)
  • Battlemoor (takes place in August/September, in the Kingdom of the Outlands)
  • Great Western War (takes place October, in the Kingdom of Caid)

Known World Symposiums and Academies

These events promote education and research in specific fields. They draw SCA participants from across the known world.



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