SCA Happenings in Vatavia - Week of August 6, 2018

posted Aug 6, 2018, 7:31 PM by Uldin & Sung

Good Evening Vatavia!

The dates have been set for the Fall Great Plains Renaissance Festival, September 29th and 30th, 2018. If you are interested in organizing the Barony’s presence for one of our largest demos, or if you have some ideas for entertaining and recruiting that you would like to try, this is your chance! Please send our Seneschal, Lady Catlin Marie de Moretaine (, and us a message no later than August 15th, 2018.

Here are this week’s scheduled activities:

Local Activities & Events

Tuesday, August 7th
Musica Vatavia
7:30pm- , Lord Niall Mac a’Ghobhainn’s home
Join Musica Vatavia! Anyone with at least of modicum of musical experience is encouraged to join this growing and dynamic group. Rehearsals are held on Tuesday evenings. Please contact Lord Niall ( for more information.

Wednesday, August 8th
Officer’s Meeting
7:00pm-9:00pm, American Legion Post 256, 4301 W Pawnee St, Wichita, KS 67215
Please note the new location! Meeting is open to all. If you are interested in management of the Barony, running an event or submitting a bid, or would like to have your voice heard on a particular issue, please attend.

Saturday, August 11th
Museum of World Treasures Demo
10:00am-3:00pm, Museum of World Treasures, 835 E 1st McLean St N, Wichita, KS 67202
Please contact Lord Øyriki Radúlfsson for more information.

Sunday, August 12tnd
Archery, Armored Combat, Cut & Thrust Practices
10:00am-2:00pm, OJ Watson Park, 3022 S McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS 67217
Please contact Lord Konrad von Roth ( for more information on Archery. Please contact Master Hanashi no Kagemoto no Kurokage Tengu no Samurai Taisho [Kagemoto] ( for more information on Armored Combat and Cut & Thrust.

Kingdom & Society Events

July 27th – August 12th, 2018
Pennsic War 45 -
Kingdom of Æthelmearc; Cooper’s Lake Campground, 205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057

Monday, July 11th - Wednesday, August 31st
Queen’s Prize Entry Period -
Attention artisans and sponsors! The entry application window for Queen’s Prize will open on August 1st, and close at midnight, August 30th. This great A&S semi-annual competition is open to any Calontiri who do not yet have a Grant of Arms level award in A&S, but does require the entrant to have a sponsor from the ranks of Grant of Arms A&S orders or higher.

Also - please volunteer as a judge! Forms and such can be found online at

Don’t Forget

There are many good folks in this Barony and Kingdom who are worthy of recognition. Please send award recommendations for all the wonderful stuff you saw folks do out in the Kingdom, or here at home. Do it now!

Kingdom Award Recommendation Form -
Kingdom Order of Precedence -

We officially have a new home for Arts and Sciences classes! If you would like to schedule a class, please contact Lady Eyfrídr Geirsdóttir, or drop a line to

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In ever faithful service,
Baron Uldin of Ravenscroft and Baroness Sung Sai-êrh