Wednesday September 24th to Tuesday September 30th
- King Firespitter releases the schedual for the upcoming Month of the Crown for BL Kingdom Proper. October 4th written entries due (5 copies please), October 18th Cultural entries due...sign in closes at 1, October 25th war events sign in closes for the first event at noon, November 1st vote, and November 15th feast.
- September 27th EH BoD meeting.
- September 28th Murky Waters in Lampasas, TX holds an althing. They will be deciding on their new monarchy since a member stepped down for mundane reasons. Declared for the positions; For monarch Circadia, Baggera, and Cookie. For Regent there are Louchen and Blackrose. Rogue Jade has put in for Chancellor.
- Rivermoor has chosen their new leadership . Hwesta fills the office of Prince, the Regent mantel is carried by Yoto with a vote of confidence 16 Yea 2 Abstain. Jolly is their new GMR by a vote of 18 Yea 0 Abstain.
- September 26th-28th -Olympus Corpora Committee Lock-In -- hosted by baron sir Garik (OPEN TO COMMITTEE MEMBERS ONLY! sorry folks, we have a lot of work to do. pass your suggestions on to your local reps!)
- Caradoc Hold will hold it's Fall midreign on the 27th. The event will occur at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church (28 Lincoln Ave, Pittsford) Details
- Sea of Rhye held an althing recently and voted in favor of disbanding their park and joining a local freeholds Veles Harbour.
- Kricket is elected baron of Haranshire.
- Crown Qualifications will be September 27, registration starting at 11:00 am, closing at 12:30. Food will be judged at the park to allow out-of-towners to enter. If you wish t enter items but won't be able to attend you can mail them in. Contact Little Raven, Azrael Jade or Annabellee for snail mail addies. The list of those who have declared for office is as follows; Dougie for Regent, Isaac and Anatole for Monarch, Jester and Tony for Champion. Placements for Warmaster are; Xion in first place with 30.5 points, Anatole takes 2nd with 28 points, and Relkhor in third with 15.
- Astral Winds Of Fairbanks Alaska, Savage Highlands of Ruidoso New Mexico, and members of the Principality of Westmarch in California are all planning to attend Maize Maze.
- High Oasis Tempe, AZ Announces that, October 1st they will move back to our start time of 3pm.
- Stormwall in Hitchcock, Texas holds their park level Relic Quest despite having been recently flattened by a hurricane.
- The Kingdom Prime Minister Feral announces that he will retire Rogues Haven, Netherworld Forest, and Mushroom Shrine due to inactivity and park transfers.
- Photos by Lady Hawk Longwing are released of Margul's attack of on Shadowkeep.
- Nowhere Mountains, in Athens, West Virginia, will hold a local quest this Saturday at 2pm.
- Kingdom announces the dates for their Midreign Nov 14-16 2008 Florida Bible Camp-High Springs, Florida
- Phoenix Tears will hold an all think on October 19th to discuss joining Western Gate if they achieve Kingdom status.
- Tafkal has resigned from the office of Prime Minister of Western Gate in St Louis, Missouri due to mundane interference.
- Thorvald the monarch elect of The Rising Winds recently emerged from wrist surgery with fifteen stitches and two 'stranger' hands.
- September 27 and 28 the Frostlands of Oshkosh, WI, demos a Geek Kon.
- Rising Winds Coronation, Fallen Rocke Campground, in Brazil, Indiana on September 25 to 28. Mithril Keep and Thundering Rivers are removed the Rising Winds. Flare is knighted in the order of the Serpent. Hexloc is knighted in the order of the Flame
- September 27th Solstice in College Park, MD votes for CG Kingdom PM. The vote will be run by the Solstice GMR. The following day at 3:00 Kingdom Proper will vote for their PM. The vote will be administrated by their Guildmaster of Reeves.
- A Quest and Battle will occur at Truevale in Rock Springs, Wyoming on the 27th.
- River's End's in Salt Lake City, Utah will hold their September themed battlegame "Nightfall" this Saturday, with BBQ and court to follow. 6pm at Regent Roisin's House ~7775 Steffensen Drive (2730 east) Cottonwood Heights~ We will be grilling burgers, keilbasa, veggie kabobs, chicken and hot dogs! Bring your favorite side dish (sign up sheet will be at the park on the 20th so we don't all bring potato salad!) Our event will be outside so bring blankets for the movie and court....dress wwarmly it might get chilly before we are done.
- Bandit Flats East in Dover, Delaware, a petitioning chapter of crystal groves will hold a potluck Midreign feast this Friday.
- September 26th-28th Freehold of Five Banners usually located in Tulsa, OK holds it's midterm event at Hawthorn Bluff Campgrounds, Oologah, OK.
Wednesday September 17th -Tuesday September 23rd
- Trianna the Kingdom Prime Minister puts out a call to the local PMs of King's Point, Soul's Crossing, Riverstone, and Midnight Rain.
- The Celestial Kingdom will hold their relic quest at Fallen Sun on the 21st, this quest was rescheduled from 'Ike weekend'.
- September 17th is the deadline for CK althing submissions.
- Intent for crown positions due to the Kingdom Prime Minister, Sylvanista de’Ebonydaryth.
- On September 20th GP holds it's Kingdom Coronation in Lubbock with Irongate's Labyrinth.
- The Duchy of Olympus is being featured in a college news paper. Bromos wrote the article.
- Gehenna Plains plans it's upcoming Demo at Riverssance.
- September 21 Pirate Game Day, Ruuna's Birthday bash in Ivory Tower
- Sept 19-21 we have Imperial Midreign! Trinidad Lake State Park, Trinidad Colorado. We are in the Group camp area, called the Piedmont area. The event fee is $10 per person, and the campground also charges $6 per car per night, so carpool if you can.
- September 20th Goldenvale holds an Althing.
- September 19-21 -Battle of Evermore Boonville, NC held by Dragon Cross For more info. go to http://www.myspace.com/dragoncrossevermore
- Declarations to run for monarch, regent, champion or heir apparent in Dragonspine are due September 20, 2008. Declarations must be made in public and in writing to Raven by 4 PM.
- September 19-21 Westmarch Coronation featuring the Feast of Mars games. Pics from the event.
- Sunday, September 21st starting at noon at Pollux's place - High Oasis A&S theme - Leather working.
- Many of the locals out side Houston are looking to help repair the homes of those that were damaged by the recent Hurricane, Ike.
- September 21 Althing for Radiant Valley. Remember only dues paid members can vote and matter. -Bunch
- We're holding open bidding for o-crats for winter coronation. We will be shooting for 4/17-19. Layla will be Feast-o-crat. It will probably be held at Big Ridge State Park in Anderson, TN, but we are taking suggestions for site.
- Gryphon's Perch is having crown quals on Sunday, September 21 . Offices that are open are Duke, Regent, and Champion. If you want to run for those offices, you really ought to announce it publicly on the list before Saturday, 11:59 PM September 20th.
- September 21st Crown Quals for Western Gate. Heartwynd and Bighead are up for Duke; Karl and Tanath for Regent; Keonee, Sanjar, Tempest, and Konrad for Champion; Xander, Fey Anya, Wrenn have posted for the BoD.
- September 21 Phoenix Tears Allthing/Quest Day
- September 21 Steel River's Coronation Little Rock, AR; join us in our Baronial Coronation, in which Baroness Jana will step down for the new Baron Mikhail. Come out for food and battlegames in our huge tarp castle.
- September 20th - Thundering Rivers Voting Closes, their coronation will be held on the following Sunday.
- Sept 17th Rescheduled Pre-Pirate-Fest Stitch and Bitch and Project Runway tentatively scheduled Cordis Medagar
- Sept. 19-21 FEAST OF THE DEAD // CG Midreign // Huyett. MD For more info. go to FOD Website at www.crystalgroves.com/FOD2008
- September 20th Truevale holds it's first Kingdom Game day and the beginning of it's themed quest series; "Quest for Riches". The newly formed Kingdom of Desert Winds needs to fill it's coffers and we Truevale will quest far and wide for the riches that we as a kingdom require! So As such every other week we will be pulling from the wealth of battle games and monsters and holding quest battles, small or large they will be fun for all.
- Pecan Grove, announces it's self to the Celestial Kingdom.
- Hey guys, Five Banners is doing a joint Melee/Amtgard one day event on September 20 at Hunter Park in Tulsa. As some of you may know Melee is based in Tulsa and runs over a hundred strong in Tulsa alone. Some of the guys from Five Banners have been hanging out with the Melee guys and have sparked their intrest in our magic system and monster classes (something their game lacks). If we can make a good showing here we could gain several new members from the Melee group. This is something that could do our area a lot of good. So I ask that you consider making the drive to Tulsa and show the Melee guys what Amtgard is about.
September 10 - September 17th
- Due to dangerous weather conditions created by Hurricane Ike, the EH Midreign has been moved to Sept 19-21st.
- Nighteyes will be stepping down as Duke of the Duchy of Murky Waters due to mundane reasons. They will be electing a Protem officer to fill in for the durations of the term. The althing is scheduled for the 28th of this month.
- Public declarations so far; Esoum and Weasel for Monarch, Bearshoulders and Waco for Champion, Tink and Foxtwychen for Regent. The wiki had previously reported that Weasel had dropped his intent, this information have been found false, it is uncertain at this time if he will continue his campaign.
- Due hurricane IKE Fallen Sun has rescheduled Kingdom relic quest.
- This Saturday is a Principality Event! We are going to Mists to beat some Frosties. The plan is to meet at Starmount's park (Como Park off Lexington and Horton Ave in St Paul) at 1:00pm. Then once everyone is there and ready to go, there will be a caravan to Mists park down in Apple Valley. Raphael will be holding a post slaughter suarez at his house after the raid.
- Imperial Dragonmaster will occur this weekend at IMD park. Judging is to commence at 1:30 pm, so all items are due entered by 1:00 pm. mOZZ is still looking for judges, and spare tables for entries.
- Sept 13th – Quena Tema Midreign
- September 13th - Defense of the Freehold of Mists of the Dawn; Starmount Travel Day -- come help defend misties from the duchy of frostlands! (oh yeah, they don't know we're coming yet!)
- September 14 Queen Emer attends Lost Souls's coronation.
- Renn Faire has been found to be the same weekend as Maize Maze which doubles as DS Coronation. The logistics look sticky, but the 'Spiners are forging ahead, looking for some one who is not heavily involved in the Event to Autocrat Fair.
- Northern Lights Coronation This Sunday September 14th Greenwood Keep- Wonderwood Park Lacey.
- Reports are trickling in as to how Pac War went. Read the thread on Esam . Find Pictures here. Their were 179 people on site for the event.
- Smurf and Grumish have declared for the office of local monarch of Griffon's Perch
- On Sept, 14 An Althing will be held to decide moving Ashen Hills from Lake Lansing North Park to Valley Court Park. They will also will hold a feast with guests from the Freehold of Woodhaven Keep.
- Roshi has volunteered to run the Warskill tourney this weekend at Cursed Prairie. The original Tourney master was forced to cancel due to a finicky work schedule.
- 'Ultimo of 'team choas leauge' has declared a 'war' on Thee Nights Legacy. He is quoted to have said; i ultimo the leader of team chaos and my underlings will reck havoc upon TNL we want the blood of all those who are pure my group agaist TNL no mercy winner claims the lands and rights to the laws of the park!!!!! Utlimo's plan seems to general center around making people cringe at spelling and grammar errors, then attack while they are distracted.
- Frost lands Continues to plan their upcoming event the Feast of First Frost, which will be held in early October. They have also finally resolved their issues with their record of those that are dues paid.
- September 13 Madoc's Keep Coronation
- Western Gate's Pie in the face standings continue to rise the top three are; Silverleaf 43pts, Ravell of CG 27pts, Tempest 26pts. Suggested fillings include; Baby's Strained Peas and Green Beans over Creamed Yams
- Thundering Rivers Voting Begins on the 14th.
- The Pre-Pirate-Fest Stitch and Bitch and Project Runway tentatively scheduled for Paisley's on Wednesday night has to be post-poned for mundane reasons. Since Pirate Fest runs several weekends, let me know if anyone might be interested next week.-Baronet Paisley of Cordis medagar
- Prime Minister elections will be held on September 28. Declarations closed on September 7th and the two candidates are Katrina and Tosc.
- September 13th There will be an Arts Festival in the Hagerstown City Park this week. Therefore, CG will be meeting at Hellane Park instead on Sunday the 14th. This is a temporary location so that our activities do not interfere with the Festival.
- Sindari attempts to establish another weekly fighter practice for the chapter of River's End. There is already a Tuesday Practice. This new one would be held on Wednesday at Taylorsville park. Discussions continue.
- Rewth set up DW's Kingdom Profile on the ORK check it out here.
- Five Banners announces it's intent to seek the sponsorship of the Emerald Hills.
- Centerpoint has resolved their records snafu, and has fifteen new waivers on file.
- Pecan Grove in Pleasanton, Texas.
First Weekend in September
- September 4-7th Pac War X at Ft.Stevens K.O.A. In Astoria OR. Blackspire created their newest Knight of the Serpent at this event, Garth. Reports are trickling in as to how the event went. Read the thread on Esam . Find Pictures here. Their were 179 people on site for the event.
- Declarations for Kingdom Office will come to a close at Qualifications, which will be held on either October 4th or 5th. They will likely be held in San Marcos, Tx. Public declarations so far; Esoum and Weasel for Monarch, Rand for Champion, Tink and Scotty for Regent. The wiki had previously reported that Weasel had dropped his intent, this information have been found false, it is uncertain at this time if he will continue his campaign.
- The Duchy of Murky Waters will be having its Mid reign event the 5-7th of September. The theme will be Atlantis and the gate fee will be $7 This event will be held at Burkhaven.
- September 7th Broken Citadel holds and open weapon tourney.
- CG has canceled this past weekend's Car wash due to weather. It has been rescheduled for September 27th.
- Prime Minister elections will be held on September 28. Declarations closed on September 7th and the two candidates are Katrina and Tosc.
- The CoS decided to use the time allotted for the company battle at FoD to run two timed battles - one full class and one ditch style.
- As was announced at the Althing this past Sunday, it is our desire to hold a Tourney/Demo in honor of our dear friend Solay Firehawk on October 18. What would need to be done as far as the Park is concerned?
- Crystal Groves' Althing voted to accept Ambient Forest as its second subgroup.
- Celebrations from their first kingdom coronation continue. King Mathias and Queen Nidilap are gathering their regailia, still needed are court crowns. They have also assigned gold, lands and men to each of their nobles in each of their provinces.
- Wavehaven held an althing calling for the banning of PAG. He will be banned for the next year, and may appeal the decision at the Althings which would occur one monthly.
- Declarations to run for monarch, regent, champion or heir apparent are due September 20, 2008. Declarations must be made in public and in writing to Raven by 4 PM.
- Sunday, September 7th starting at noon an A&S class will be held for High Oasis at Sethra and Mar's place - theme - Garb Making 101 with the lovely Sethra.
- Harvest War was held in Pegasus Valley last weekend, Lurker took several pies for the team.
- Westmarch discusses aligning their coronation with Darkshore. There are several different opinons on this matter, read about them here.
- The northern Emerald Hills Chapters and the nearby freeholds continue to discus the viability of a Grand Duchy in their area. They are at the moment trying to come up with a viable name for their future group. Red Dawn, Forsaken Lands, Red Plains Territories, and Red Sands have all been discussed.
- Quals are done and the new leadership of the Kingdom has been announced, Dame Lyra will step up as Queen at their next coronation. Monkey, who was also a candidate from Monarch will step in as Champion,
- There is a deep discussion on the Kingdom Corpora, It's Taxes and The dues that it charges per player.
- Ravenwing holds an althing, topics to be discussed; Adding a game day in winter months to increase numbers, changing play times to 12-4 so that it doesn't get to dark to continue. Read the thread on their forums.
- Fury of the Northlands was held Last weekend. Goldenvale continues to recover from the event and the Knighting of their first four belter, Blackhawk. Read their reviews of the event, on their forums.
- The "New Monarch Naked Dance" is basically a tradition up here, I guess down south you guys do things wierd and expect your new Monarch to keep their clothes on... -Bowen
- Sept 5th - 7th Summer Trials will be held by the duchy of Querna Tema.
- South Gate has announced that they will be holding their IM Midreign Feast. Axgar himself will be wear a prim Chef's hat for the event.
- The North Haven will be holding a mid-term crown qualifications on Sunday, September 7th, at our usual location. We'll be having ourselves a lovely day of Arts & Sciences, as well as a Quals Tournament for the stick-minded. All are welcome to enter their swords, garb, armor, food, art, and the like into the A&S portion of the tournament. We're on the hunt for folks who'd like to spend the day judging the entries at the moment, also.
- September 7th Decalerations for local office begin in Western Gate
- Members of Western Gate Visit the new chapter in House Springs, Missouri; Rolling Hills of Baal.
- September 8th Declarations are due for Prime Minister in Gehenna Plains
- Ashen Hills will be running a special team quest this Sunday at Lake Lansing Park North in Haslett. Prizes are three park relics. Games start at 1 p.m. We'll probably get the quest running at 2 p.m. The quest is designed to be completed by a team but can be completed by a single person.
- Sept. 7 Qualifications for Ashen Hills.
- September 7th -Thundering Rivers Quals ~ Declarations close at midnight
- Gustav made us all displace directly from PSIV. 19 Crimson Mooners (Lake Charles, Louisiana) and 6 Darkmoorians (Beaumont, TX) peeps were shacked up from Austin to Memphis during Gustav.
- There are three candidates now for Monarch: Ozymandius, Sir Zach Ironwolf, and Squire Sebastian.
- Due to Ike and some traveling going on, Stormwall Relic quest is being moved to sept 21st.
Our Newest Knights
- Feral Lynn : Knight of the Crown : Wetlands
- Mara Ibormieth : Knight of the Serpent : Wetlands
- Ce'dar : Knight of the Crown : Goldenvale
- Nathanial Goldenleaf : Knight of the Flame : Goldenvale
- Goliath : Knight of the Flame : Goldenvale
- Blackhawk : Knight of the Sword : Goldenvale
- Celdic Fitz Caliston : Knight of the Flame : Iron Mountains