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BFS News for May 1, 2017

posted May 1, 2017, 5:26 AM by Forgotten Sea


  • Tor Tuesday Donations: Aston Tor is seeking donations for the Tor Tuesday party at Lilies. Donations of alcohol or of money are both welcomed. Partial bottles are fine. If you would like to donate, anyone from Tor can take your donations or point you towards someone who can. Or, please see either of Their Excellencies Søren and Rowan at practice to make arrangements.
  • Award Recommendations: The Tournament of Horse and Falcons is approaching rapidly. Be thinking about award recommendations, both at the Baronial and the Kingdom level!
    Kingdom OP: http://op.calontir.org/
    Kingdom Award Recommendations: http://awardrec.calontir.org/
    BFS OP: http://www.bfs-kc.org/about/op
    BFS Award Recommendations: http://www.bfs-kc.org/about/award-recommendation
    Please check the BFS OP is accurate in regards to any awards you have received.
  • Lilies Youth Classes: Lady Adelaide Sarsfield is organizing BFS' day of youth activities at Lilies. It will be Sunday, and the theme will be Youth Combat. She is looking for fighters to help out, or with gear the classes could borrow. Activities will include making youth combat weapons, a show & tell of some fighters' kits (a spectrum from cheap, bare-minimum armor to fancy, nice armor is desired), practice fixing/maintaining armor, and a chance to try some armor on. If you are interested in helping out, or have an idea for some other class you'd like to teach, even if it doesn't fit that day's theme, please contact her.
  • Lilies Gate Shifts: The Barony of Forgotten Sea is covering gate on the first Saturday of Lilies War. Right now, there are available shits in any time slot. Saturday 6/10/17: 8 AM - 10 AM, 10 AM - Noon, Noon - 2 PM, 2 PM - 4 PM, 4 PM - 6 PM, 6 PM - 8 PM, 8 PM - 10 PM. To sign up, contact Countess Ylva Jonsdottir. Include your SCA name and which shift(s) you want.

Upcoming activities:

  • Mon May 1, 6:30pm - 8:30pm Loch Bheathrach/BFS Archery Practice at the Kearney site
  • Wed May 3, 6pm - 9pm BFS Fighter Practice at the Westport Roanoke Community Center, 3601 Roanoke Road, Kansas City, MO 64111.
  • Thu May 4, 2016 6pm - 9pm Aston Tor Fighter Practice at Waterfall Park, Independence, MO.
  • Thu May 4, 6:30pm - 8pm Roll of Arms project worknight at the Johnson County Library, Corinth branch, 8100 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
  • Sun May 7, 2016 11am - 2pm (Unconfirmed) BFS/Aston Tor archery practice at 8415 S. Corn Rd., Oak Grove, MO, 64075

Upcoming events:

  • May 6 - War College, Amlesmore (Hallsville, MO)
  • May 13 - St. George & the Dragon, Oakheart (Springfield, MO)
  • May 13 - Spring Arrows, Deodar (Cedar Rapids, IA)
  • May 20 - Melees & Mayhem, Crescent Moon (Topeka, KS)
Send news items to webminister@bfs-kc.org.