I hope that everyone has had a very happy holiday season!
The Shire’s Yule event went off without a hitch and we would like to thank everyone that was able to join us. If you couldn’t make it, hopefully we will see you soon! As is tradition, new Keepers were chosen at this year’s Shire Yule. We would like to congratulate our recipients:
Keeper of the Light:
Keeper of the Chalice: Lady Ada Wright
Keeper of the Torse: Sakurayama Tomoe
Keeper of the Silver Rapier: Lady Lillie von der Tann
Keeper of the Golden Arrow: Lord Mikjáll bogmaðr
For additional information on these awards please visit the Keeper Description page.
A reminder that the Shire’s next event will be the Embroidery Schola taking place on Saturday, February 25th, 2017. Mark your calendars and we hope to see you there!
This past weekend at the Lovely Sommer Draw event held by the Barony of Bergental. It is a great local event with Archery, Fencing, Fighting and other activities that I would encourage anyone to go to. Before getting to announcing the Defenders, I would like to give a word of thanks to Lady Elvira, Lady Toi and whomever else helped with the day board, it was quite tasty. Also I would like to thank Madame Perronnelle de Croy for her fine work with the Youth activities at the event.
With the blessing of Bergental, Quintavia picked the Defenders from those who live within the shire’s borders and did the best in the respective tournament/competition. Without further ado I present the Defenders for the 2016 year.
The Defenders of 2016
|Arts & Sciences
||Lady Toi Poisson de Mortagne
||Baron Matthias Grunwald
||Lord Gregor Mac Eoain
||Boyar Aleksei Dmitriev
||(none chosen/no tourney held)
Thank you again for everyone who pitched in, had fun, and in general made for a relaxing local event.