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22 January 2014

This Week In Isles is wondering what happened to Last Week in Isles…

Upcoming Events:

  • Wed 22 Jan: Isles Rapier and Armored Combat Fighter Practices (7:00pm; Theatre & Dance Courtyard at UCSB)
  • Sat 25 Jan: Gyldenholt Unbelted (Gyldenholt / Fountain Valley, CA) —
  • Tue 28 Jan: Isles Craft Night (7:30pm; Todde and Mora’s house)
  • Wed 29 Jan: Isles Rapier and Armored Combat Fighter Practices (7:00pm; Theatre & Dance Courtyard at UCSB)
  • Sat 1 Feb: Filthy Dirty Collegium (Isles / College of Creative Studies) —

Last Week

Angels Melee was, unfortunately canceled. It has tentatively been rescheduled to March 8th.

This Week

Gyldenholt Unbelted is on Saturday. It sounds like a small contingent from Isles is going.


Further Away & Other Bits

Filthy Dirty Collegium will be at UCSB’s College of Creative Studies on February 1st, 2014:

  • The class schedule has been posted for your planning pleasure.
  • There will be a potluck feast after the classes are done. Please bring a side dish to share.
  • During feast, there will be bardic and dessert competitions. See the event web site for additional information.
  • The Event Stewards, Lord Paul fitz Denis and Lady Gwen Hir, are still looking for a few more volunteers to help with gate. Contact them if you can help out.

The following Isles-ians have names, devices, or badges were recently registered by the SCA College of Arms:

  • Lucius Brewhouse, Name and device: Sable, on a pale cotised argent a torch sable enflamed azure.
  • Luna di Fiano, Device: Per chevron rayonny azure and gules, a crane in its vigilance between three crescents argent.
  • Jane Corwin, Badge: (Fieldless) A pair of breeches argent. (The defining instance in SCA heraldry!)
  • Claus Brewhouse, Name.

The Shire has a Facebook Group, for those who are so inclined to discuss things there.

Interested in unofficial but helpful Isles announcements and a bit of snark? Follow the Red Tower on Twitter: @SingTheRedTower.

Your reward for reading all the way to the end is a list of round-number anniversaries of period events in 2014.