What's New‎ > ‎

News Archive


BFS News for Aug 13, 2018

posted Aug 13, 2018, 8:24 AM by Forgotten Sea

Announcements:

    Queen's Prize: Entries are open! The deadline for entries is Aug 31, so get your entry in soon at http://artsci.calontir.org/qpt-entry-form.php If you have specific questions about the tourney or your entry, please contact Aidan directly by text, pm, or email at ArtsSciences@Calontir.org

    Barony trim is still looking for more orders. You can view a sample here: http://ow.ly/oAs930kRLJC Contact Calontirtrim@gmail.com if you'd like to get some!

    Deputy Officers: Yup, we are still looking for deputy officers for the Archer Marshal and Chronicler! The Seneschal, Aed, would really love to hear from you! To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

Upcoming activities:

    Mon Archery Practice Cancelled.
    Wed Aug 13, 6pm - 9pm, BFS Fighter Practice, Irene B French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Shawnee Mission, KS 66203, USA
    Thu Aug 14, 6pm - 9pm Aston Tor Fighter Practice, Waterfall Park, Independence, MO

Upcoming events: 

    August 18-19 Heraldshill Annual Event, Heraldshill (Charles City, IA)
    Aug 18-19 Masters of the Duel, Oakheart (Springfield, MO)
    Aug 25-26 Cattle Raids, Mag Mor (Lincoln, NE)
    Sep 1-2 Horse and Falcon / Playing With Fire, BFS (Kansas City, MO)
    Sep 8-9 King's Company of Archers, Calontir (Smithville, MO)
    Sep 15-16 Queen's Prize Tournament, Crystal Mynes (Carthage, Mo)

    Send news items to webminister@bfs-kc.org.

BFS News for Aug 6, 2018

posted Aug 6, 2018, 7:19 AM by Forgotten Sea   [ updated Aug 6, 2018, 8:07 AM ]

Announcements:

    Queen's Prize: Entries are open! They will be closing earlier than usual this year, so get your entry in as early as you can at http://artsci.calontir.org/qpt-entry-form.php If you have specific questions about the tourney or your entry, please contact Aidan directly by text, pm, or email at ArtsSciences@Calontir.org

    Barony trim is still looking for more orders. You can view a sample here: http://ow.ly/oAs930kRLJC Contact Calontirtrim@gmail.com if you'd like to get some!

    Deputy Officers: We are still looking for deputy officers for the Archer Marshal and Chronicler! Being a deputy is a great way to contribute to your barony and meet people - we will teach you everything you need to know about the office. To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

Upcoming activities:

    Mon Aug 6, 6:30pm - 8:30pm - BFS Archery Practice at the Kearney site (Contact Master Lief of Crescent Moon for more information, lbh-archery@bfs-kc.org)
    Wed Aug 8, 6pm - 9pm, CURIA! Irene B French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Shawnee Mission, KS 66203, USA
    Thu Aug 9, 7pm - 9pm Aston Tor Canton Meeting & Fighter Practice at the Walnut Gardens Community of Christ, 19201 E RD Mize Road, Independence, MO

Upcoming events: 

    August 4-12 - Pennsic, Aethelmarc (Slippery Rock, PA)
    August 12th - Baronial Moot, BFS (Lenexa, KS) (http://ow.ly/bHXG30l2oWq)
    August 11-12 Regional Fighter Practice, Crystal Mynes (Joplin, MO)
    August 18-19 Heraldshill Annual Event, Heraldshill (Charles City, IA)
    Aug 18-19 Masters of the Duel, Oakheart (Springfield, MO)
    Aug 25-26 Cattle Raids, Mag Mor (Lincoln, NE)
    Sep 1-2 Horse and Falcon / Playing With Fire, BFS (Kansas City, MO)
    Sep 8-9 King's Company of Archers

    Send news items to webminister@bfs-kc.org.

-- 
Barony of Forgotten Sea

BFS News for July 30, 2018

posted Jul 30, 2018, 8:09 AM by Forgotten Sea

Announcements:

LAST DAY to submit cooking classes and donation inn items for Horse and Falcon is the 31st! Send email with your submissions to playingwithfire@bfs-kc.org
  
    Wed Practice Detour: There is a detour in place for Merriam Drive starting this week and going through August 3rd to replace the roadway. Please check the map at http://ow.ly/fWCc30kXIvh to see how this will affect  your drive to the weekly practice.
    
    Deputy Officers: We are still looking for deputy officers for the Archer Marshal and Chronicler! Being a deputy is a great way to contribute to your barony and meet people - we will teach you everything you need to know about the office. To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

Upcoming activities:

Mon July 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm - BFS Archery Practice at the Kearney site (Contact Master Lief of Crescent Moon for more information, lbh-archery@bfs-kc.org)
Wed Aug 1, 6pm - 9pm BFS Fighter Practice at the Irene B. French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Merriam, KS 66203.
Thu Aug 2, 6:30pm - 9pm, Aston Tor Fighter Practice at Waterfall Park, Independence, MO.
Thu Aug 2, 6:30pm - 8pm, Roll of Arms Project at Johnson County Library - Corinth Branch, 8100 Mission Rd, Prairie Village, KS 66208, USA

Upcoming events: 

Aug 4-12 - Pennsic, Aethelmarc (Slippery Rock, PA)
Aug 12th - Baronial Moot, BFS (Lenexa, KS) (http://ow.ly/bHXG30l2oWq)
Aug 11-12 Regional Fighter Practice, Crystal Mynes (Joplin, MO)
Aug 18-19 Heraldshill Annual Event, Heraldshill (Charles City, IA)
Aug 18-19 Masters of the Duel, Oakheart (Springfield, MO)
Aug 25-26 Cattle Raids, Mag Mor (Lincoln, NE)
Sep 1-2 Horse and Falcon / Playing With Fire, BFS (Kansas City, MO)

Send news items to webminister@bfs-kc.org.

BFS News for July 23, 2018

posted Jul 23, 2018, 8:07 AM by Forgotten Sea

Announcements:

There is a detour in place for Merriam Drive starting this week and going through August 3rd to replace the roadway. Please check the map at http://ow.ly/fWCc30kXIvh to see how this will affect  your drive to the weekly practice.
Master Gunnar will be stepping down from the Kingdom Waiver Secretary position soon. If you have good organizational skills and the ability to securely store 16 to 20 totes that contain the waivers, please seriously consider contacting the Calontir Seneschal, Brendan, at Seneschal@calontir.org about this position.
We are still looking for deputy officers for the Archer Marshal and Chronicler! Being a deputy is a great way to contribute to your barony and meet people - we will teach you everything you need to know about the office. To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

Upcoming activities:

Mon July 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm - BFS Archery Practice at the Kearney site (Contact Master Lief of Crescent Moon for more information, lbh-archery@bfs-kc.org)
Wed July 25, 6pm - 9pm BFS Fighter Practice at the Irene B. French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Merriam, KS 66203.
Thu Jul 26, 7pm - 9pm Aston Tor Canton Meeting & Fighter Practice at the Walnut Gardens Community of Christ, 19201 E RD Mize Road, Independence, MO
Thu Aug 2, 6:30pm - 8pm, Roll of Arms Project at Johnson County Library - Corinth Branch, 8100 Mission Rd, Prairie Village, KS 66208, USA

Upcoming events: 

July 28-29 - Feast of Eagles, Cum an Iolar (South Johnson County, KS)
July 28-29 - Summer Slaughter, Coeur d'Ennui (Des Moines, IA)
August 4-12 - Pennsic, Aethelmarc (Slippery Rock, PA)
August 12th - Baronial Moot, BFS (Lenexa, KS) (http://ow.ly/bHXG30l2oWq)
August 11-12 Regional Fighter Practice, Crystal Mynes (Joplin, MO)
August 18-19 Heraldshill Annual Event, Heraldshill (Charles City, IA)

Send news items to webminister@bfs-kc.org.

BFS News for July 16, 2018

posted Jul 16, 2018, 6:44 AM by Forgotten Sea

Announcements:

     The 
BFS curia notes have been posted and can be found here: https://sites.google.com/site/forgottensea/what-s-new/news-archive/bfscurianotesjuly122018

     Master Gunnar will be stepping down from the Kingdom Waiver Secretary position soon. If you have good organizational skills and the ability to securely store 16 to 20 totes that contain the waivers, please seriously consider contacting the Calontir Seneschal, Brendan, at Seneschal@calontir.org about this position.

    There will be a detour in place for Merriam Drive starting July 20th and going through August 3rd to replace the roadway. Please check the map at http://ow.ly/fWCc30kXIvh to see how this will affect  your drive to our weekly practices during this time.

    At CalonCon, we will be doing a group reservation for Chinese afterwards! Go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdfC9amlRJ8utqLS15IeNU0G7tohEKhtK_ufRCy0WhhElkldg/viewform if you would like to attend so we can have a headcount.
  Barony trim is up for orders. You can view a sample here: http://ow..ly/oAs930kRLJC Contact Calontirtrim@gmail.com if you'd like to get some. Please get your orders in before Pennsic!
    Looking for Future Baronial Officers: We are currently looking for deputies for the following offices: Archer Marshal, Chronicler. For any questions about the office and its duties, please contact the current office-holder (names and emails are listed at http://www.bfs-kc.org/about/officers). To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

Upcoming activities:

    Mon July 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm - BFS Archery Practice at the Kearney site (Contact Master Lief of Crescent Moon for more information, lbh-archery@bfs-kc.org)
    Wed July 18, 6pm - 9pm BFS Fighter Practice at the Irene B. French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Merriam, KS 66203.
     Thurs Jul 19, 6:30pm - 9pm, Aston Tor Fighter Practice at Waterfall Park, Independence, MO.

Upcoming events: 

    July 21-22 - CalonCon, Forgotten Sea (Belton, MO)
    July 28-29 - Feast of Eagles, Cum an Iolar (South Johnson County, KS)
    July 28-29 - Summer Slaughter, Coeur d'Ennui (Des Moines, IA)
  August 4-12 - Pennsic, Aethelmarc (Slippery Rock, PA)
    August 11-12 Regional Fighter Practice, Crystal Mynes (Joplin, MO)
    August 18-19 Heraldshill Annual Event, Heraldshill (Charles City, IA)

BFS Curia notes July 12, 2018

posted Jul 15, 2018, 5:55 PM by Forgotten Sea

BFS Curia 7.11.2018

Baronage & Officers

Seneschallate (Caitilin) seneschal@bfs-kc.org

  • Caitilin has accepted the position of West Regional Deputy to the Kingdom Seneschal. Aed will take over as Forgotten Sea's Seneschal in August.
  • Background check form has been updated and is available on the Kingdom Seneschal website.
  • Officer reports due Jul 15. If you do not receive an acknowledgement from me then I did not receive your report.
  • Storage unit will be inaccessible on - 7/23 due to asphalt work.

Baronage (Soren & Rowan) baronage@bfs-kc.org

  • Baronial Moot will be held on Sunday, Aug 12th, at Shawnee Mission Park. The exact location and details will be communicated at a later date.

Knights Marshal (John) marshal@bfs-kc.org

  • Derrick will take a more active role temporarily as John's work schedule is changing. 
  • The possible requirement for a Stile Marshal will be discussed at CalonCon. 

Archer Marshal (Janos) archer-marshal@bfs-kc.org

  • Looking for a replacement, so please send letters of interest to archer-marshal@bfs-kc.org with copies to seneschal@bfs-kc.org and baronage@bfs-kc.org.

Chatelaine (Emerick) chatelaine@bfs-kc.org

  • Emerick has taken over the office from Josefina.

Chronicler (Narcissa) chronicler@bfs-kc.org

  • 2Q Clarion has been published. 
  • Looking for a replacement as her warrant expires in Dec 2018. Please send letters of interest to chronicler@bfs-kc.org with copies to seneschal@bfs-kc.org and baronage@bfs-kc.org.

Exchequer (Anna) exchequer@bfs-kc.org

  • The IBFCC damage deposit check ($150) is missing as it was mailed back to the address on the check. Anna will check with Lisette to see if it was sent to her address.
  • $17,460.17 in the account. $110 will be paid for the Baronial Moot shelter reservation. 
  • Aileth will replace Anna as Exchequer in Jan 2019. 

Fountain Pursuivant / Herald (Zarah) herald@bfs-kc.org

  • Not present. Others reported submissions are happening.

Minister of Arts and Sciences (Aelin) artsandsciences@bfs-kc.org

    • Queen's Prize Tournament is in September. 
    • Looking for a replacement, so please send letters of interest to artsandsciences@bfs-kc.org with copies to seneschal@bfs-kc.org and baronage@bfs-kc.org. 

    Web Minister (Ayisha) webminister@bfs-kc.org

    • Kagetora will be replacing Ayisha as Web Minister in July. 
    • Get Barony news to the Web Minister by Sunday for publishing on Monday. 
    • A Social Media policy was published two days after Curia. It will be discussed at CalonCon and we'll talk in August what it means for the Barony.

    Quarter Master (Avraham)

    • Not present. 

    Events

    • CalonCon July 21 (RenJie and Gustav)
      • No expenses.
      • Kostantia is coordinating dinner afterwards. 
    • H&F Sep 1-2 (Jaida and Aelin)
    • Aelin reviewed the proposal and populace helped fill in details with her. 
      • Merchants will be allowed with no fee and no designated area. 
      • A Gate coordinator is needed.
      • Please contact Aelin.Kausi@gmail.com if you wish to help with the event or to teach a class.
      • Playing with Fire participants will be providing a lunch time Inn on Saturday and Sunday, but only if enough food donations are received. The deadline for signing up to teach or to donate food is Aug 1.
    • Kris Kinder Dec 8 (Brialen and Cordelia)
      • The committee meets after every other Curia. The July through November meetings will be closed to just the committee and event staff. Meetings in January through May will be open to the populace.
    • H&F 2019
      • Per Malachi, we should look for a new site in 2019 due to the equestrian complications with the Kelsey Short Youth Campground site.
      • Soren and Rowan will speak with the Baronage of Vatavia in order to continue the "switch with Valor" experiment into 2019, which would mean Valor is held in May and H&F is held in September again.
      • Holding H&F over the Memorial Day weekend puts it one week prior to Lilies but holding it over the Labor Day weekend puts it one week prior to King's Companie of Archers.
      • The equestrian community has indicated they will participate whichever weekend it is held.
    • Winter Coronation 1/11/2020
      • Barony is responsible for a bid that is due 1/12/2019.
    • Spring Crown Tournament 4/10/2021
      • Barony is responsible for a bid that is due 4/11/2020.

    BFS News for July 9, 2018

    posted Jul 9, 2018, 8:08 AM by Forgotten Sea

    Announcements:

        At CalonCon, we will be doing a group reservation for Chinese afterwards! Go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdfC9amlRJ8utqLS15IeNU0G7tohEKhtK_ufRCy0WhhElkldg/viewform if you would like to attend so we can have a headcount.
    Barony trim is up for orders. You can view a sample here: http://ow.ly/oAs930kRLJC Contact Calontirtrim@gmail.com if you'd like to get some!
        Looking for Future Officers: We are currently looking for deputies for the following offices: Archer Marshal, Chronicler. For any questions about the office and its duties, please contact the current office-holder (names and emails are listed at http://www.bfs-kc.org/about/officers). To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

    Upcoming activities:

        Mon July 9, 6:30pm - 8:30pm - BFS Archery Practice at the Kearney site (Contact Master Lief of Crescent Moon for more information, lbh-archery@bfs-kc.org)
        Wed July 11, 6pm - 9pm BFS Fighter Practice at the Irene B. French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Merriam, KS 66203.
        Thurs Jul 12, 7pm - 9pm Aston Tor Canton Meeting & Fighter Practice at the Walnut Gardens Community of Christ, 19201 E RD Mize Road, Independence, MO 

    Upcoming events: 

        July 14-15 - Summer Coronation, Lonely Tower (Omaha, NE)
        July 21-22 - CalonCon, Forgotten Sea (Belton, MO)
        July 28-29 - Feast of Eagles, Cum an Iolar (South Johnson County, KS)
        July 28-29 - Summer Slaughter, Coeur d'Ennui (Des Moines, IA)
    August 4-12 - Pennsic, Aethelmarc (Slippery Rock, PA)

        Send news items to webminister@bfs-kc.org.

    -- 
    Barony of Forgotten Sea

    BFS News for July 2, 2018

    posted Jul 2, 2018, 7:15 AM by Forgotten Sea

    Announcements:

        At CalonCon, we will be doing a group reservation for Chinese afterwards! Go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdfC9amlRJ8utqLS15IeNU0G7tohEKhtK_ufRCy0WhhElkldg/viewform if you would like to attend so we can have a headcount.
    Officer's Reports and Marshal Quarterly Reports are due. Please make sure you've got yours sent in!

        A&S Quarterly Reports are also coming due: Last chance to tattle on your friends now! Email artsandsciences@bfs-kc.org to talk about cool things they're doing, or there is a form you can fill out at https://goo.gl/forms/rWi9d8ZvuQvJQOxS2.
        
        Looking for Future Officers: We are currently looking for deputies for the following offices: Archer Marshal, Chronicler. For any questions about the office and its duties, please contact the current office-holder (names and emails are listed at http://www.bfs-kc.org/about/officers). To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

    Upcoming activities:

        BFS Archery Practice is cancelled this week for July 2nd.
        BFS Fighter Practice is cancelled this week for July 4th.
        Thurs Jul 5, 6:30pm - 9pm, Aston Tor Fighter Practice at Waterfall Park, Independence, MO.
    Thurs Jul 5, 6:30pm - 8pm, Roll of Arms Project at Johnson County Library - Corinth Branch, 8100 Mission Rd, Prairie Village, KS 66208, USA

    Upcoming events: 

        July 4-8 - Battlemoor, Outlands (Rye, CO)
        July 7-8 - Regional War Practice, Flinthyll (Burlington, IA)
        July 14-15 - Summer Coronation, Lonely Tower (Omaha, NE)
        July 21-22 - CalonCon, Forgotten Sea (Belton, MO)
        July 28-29 - Feast of Eagles, Cum an Iolar (South Johnson County, KS)
        July 28-29 - Summer Slaughter, Coeur d'Ennui (Des Moines, IA)

        Send news items to webminister@bfs-kc.org.

    2nd Quarter Clarion now available

    posted Jun 29, 2018, 10:37 PM by Forgotten Sea

    The latest issue of The Clarion is now available at http://www.bfs-kc.org/what-s-new/the-clarion.

    BFS News for June 25, 2018

    posted Jun 25, 2018, 8:06 AM by Forgotten Sea

    Announcements:

        Curia notes for June can be found at http://www.bfs-kc.org/what-s-new/news-archive/bfscurianotesjune202018
        
        At CalonCon, we will be doing a group reservation for Chinese afterwards! Go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdfC9amlRJ8utqLS15IeNU0G7tohEKhtK_ufRCy0WhhElkldg/viewform if you would like to attend so we can have a headcount.

        A&S Quarterly Reports are coming due end of this month: Tattle on your friends! If they are doing cool things with arts or sciences, let our A&S minister know! Email artsandsciences@bfs-kc.org, or there is a form you can fill out at https://goo.gl/forms/rWi9d8ZvuQvJQOxS2.
        
        Looking for Future Officers: We are currently looking for deputies for the following offices: Archer Marshal, Chronicler. For any questions about the office and its duties, please contact the current office-holder (names and emails are listed at http://www.bfs-kc.org/about/officers). To apply, please email a letter of intent to the relevant office, copying baronage@bfs-kc.org and seneschal@bfs-kc.org.

    Upcoming activities:

        Mon June 25, 6:30pm BFS Archery Practice at the Kearney site. (Contact Master Lief of Crescent Moon for more information, lbh-archery@bfs-kc.org)
        Wed June 27, 6pm - 9pm BFS Fighter Practice at the Irene B. French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Merriam, KS 66203.
        Thurs June 28, 6:30pm - 9pm, Aston Tor Fighter Practice at Waterfall Park, Independence, MO.

    Upcoming events: 

        June 30-July 1 - Merchants In Venice, Axed Root (Ames, IA) 
        July 4-8 - Battlemoor, Outlands (Rye, CO)
        July 7-8 - Regional War Practice, Flinthyll (Burlington, IA)
        July 14-15 - Summer Coronation, Lonely Tower (Omaha, NE)
        July 21-22 - CalonCon, Forgotten Sea (Belton, MO)
        July 28-29 - Feast of Eagles, Cum an Iolar (South Johnson County, KS)
        July 28-29 - Summer Slaughter, Coeur d'Ennui (Des Moines, IA)

    1-10 of 335