This week in Dun Or:
DUN OR FIGHTER PRACTICE
** Rapier -AND- Armored Combat/Heavy **
Friday, November 9 ,2018
Location: Steve Owen Memorial Park, Lancaster, CA
*We meet on the lawn right in front of the YMCA
THE FIRST MEETING OF THE BARONIAL TINKERER'S GUILD
Sunday, November 11,2018
Location: Fadi and Ragnailt's - 3567 Half Dome Ave. , Rosamond, CA
Do you like building things? Working with your hands? Puttering about on projects like woodworking, or blacksmithing or building a ballista? If so, the Dun Or Tinkerer's Guild is the place for you! We'll be here to talk and tinker you through your own individual projects, as well as working together on some bigger projects for our Barony, and along the way, we may learn a little bit about how they did it all in period, and explore a few science/engineering topics, such as astronomy, etc.. Please join us for our first meeting, where we'll be brainstorming about our first project, the Baronial Towers! Bring a drink, your ideas, and maybe a snack to share-, we may order pizza in the evening, if the tummies get growly!
POC: Fadi Al-Qahiri
SAVE THE DATE
POPULACE MEETING (BizMeet)
Friday, November 16, 7:30 P.M.
Steve Owen Memorial Park, Lancaster, CA
** We meet on the lawn, right in front of the YMCA
What's going on in Dun Or? Come find out at our monthly business meeting!
POC - Phillip Trujillo , our seneschal
BREWER'S GUILD MEETING
Sunday, November 18, 2018, 5 P.M.
Interested in Brewing? Whether an experienced brewer, or just a beginner, you are -CORDIAL-ly ( See what I did there? :) ) invited to join the Dun Or Brewer's Guild at our monthly meeting! This month: We'll be starting our first batch of Dun Or Cider ! See -this- website for homework and list of supplies you may need to aquire if you want to take home your own batch.
DUN OR YULE
Saturday, December 8, 2018, 4 P.M. -10 P.M.
Location: Lutheran Church of the Master, 725 E. Ave. J, Lancaster, CA
Join the Barony of Dun Or for a Yule Celebration and festivities. Games, feasting, excellent company, maybe even some dancing, and so much more! Fun for the whole family and a chance for members both new and old to make wonderful new memories! Bring your favorite table top game (period or modern) to teach and play with others. The Feast is pot-luck with the event stewards supplying the main entree as well as coffee and hot water. Potluck items to share (with ingredient card) are encouraged, but not required.
Registration information: We are continuing our tradition of accepting one new, unwrapped toy per person to be donated to Toys 4 Tots as a suggested registration. Please remember that this is a discreetly damp site. Loaner garb and loaner feast gear are available to anyone who needs them. Contact the Baroness of Dun Or, Roisin no later than the night before the event to arrange loaner garb. Loaner feast gear can be arranged in advance by contacting the stewards but will also be available on site.
If you wish to compete in and take home the prize of “Best setting or centerpiece” bring your yule decorations and dress up your table. There will be a Baron’s and Baroness’ Choice and People’s Choice.
If you wish to participate in the gift raffle, bring a wrapped $10-20 SCA-appropriate gift.
*NOTE: BARONY MEMBERS: IF YOU WOULD BE INTERESTED/WILLING TO HELP WITH THE FEAST BY PREPARING A MAIN DISH (TURKEY/ROAST/ HAM ) PLEASE CONTACT the Event Stewards ASAP.
NEWS AROUND THE BARONY:
A -VERY- special THANK YOU to our wonderful Chatelaine, Kale Banes , and to all those who attended for a wonderful Newcomer's Class on Persona! Handouts are available, and will be posted here in the group files section shortly! Our next class will be on Fighting for the Non-Fighter, with a date to be announced.
Their Royal Highnesses Adam and Staeina are looking for members of our populace to serve on their Court & Guard for the duration of their reign. Please contact Her Excellencies for more information about the positions, and contact information.
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE IN DUN OR FOR BEING AWESOME. Our Barony Rocks!
UPCOMING EVENTS IN CAID:
November 10: Naevehjem Anniversary and Investiture
November 11: Calafia Equestrian Champions
November 11: Naevehjem Archery Champions
For more information about these, and other upcoming events in Caid, please see the Caid kingdom calendar at
Have a wonderful week, everyone! We look forward to seeing you at one of our activities!
Thanks , Everyone!
Ragnailt / Dee
*NOTE: If you have a Baronial Event/Activity that you'd like to see added to "This Week In Dun Or", please drop Dena a note with information!