Night of the Day of the Revenge of the Baronial Super Moot

20 Jul

Coordinated by THL Skio

Third time’s the charm, folks! After being postponed, the Summer Super Moot event will be held Tuesday, July 26, outdoors at Brackett Park, 2728 39th Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN, 55406. We will be meeting north of the red community center in the opposite corner from the rocket sculpture and the skate park.

Please note that everyone should bring their own chairs and bug spray, etc. Also, we will have access to the bathroom in the Brackett Park recreation center.


6:00 p.m. Setup

*We will deeply appreciate help with the thrones and banners, and tear down.
6:30 p.m. Heavy Weapons Lists open
7:00 p.m. Opening Court and Baronial Populace Group Photograph
Then… Heavy Weapons Warlord Tournament, Rapier, Dancing, Embroidery & Potluck Dinner
8:30 to 9:00 Clean up, leave site

Dancing and embroidery will be held off to the side, away from the martial activities in a non-disruptive fashion, for safety reasons. If you have a spare moment at the moot, come join the fun! All levels of skill are welcome.

Super Moot Postponed

19 Jul

The Super Moot has been postponed until next Tuesday, July 26 because of tonight’s unfavorable forecast. Fencing and gathering will take place as scheduled on tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20.

The Business meeting will still be on Wednesday, July 27.

Dance Practice – July 17

15 Jul

Our July practice will be on Sunday, July 17, from 3:30-5:30 p.m., in Room 107 (where rapier practice happens on Wednesdays).  This month’s dances will be connected to war and peace in some way.  If at all possible, we will be working on Beggar Boy. RSVP to Rosanore of Redthorn or on Facebook by messaging Susan Guthmann Henry or by posting to the Nordskogen Dancers Facebook page.

Upcoming Schedule Notes From Our Seneschal, Lady Niamh

1 Jul

There won’t be a meeting, rapier or social practice this week at GPS.
Our Super Folk Moot will be July 19 at Brackett Park. Rain day will be July 26.
The next Business Meeting will be July 27 NOT the 20th! (Hopefully we’ll be able to have the folk moot the week before, which will reduce conflicts for people…) Send me agenda items!
Watch for details!
Have a wonderful WW!

No Business Meeting, Super Moot Cancelled

13 Jun

We won’t be having a Business Meeting on Wednesday this week, and our Super Moot is being rained out. Bummer! There will be a raincheck, however. Check back for details, and be sure to like and follow Barony of Nordskogen on Facebook.

Also, as a reminder, applications for Archery Captain will still be due on Wednesday. Please email your letter of intent to the Seneschal and the Baron & Baroness.

Thrown Weapon Practice This Sunday, June 12 Is Cancelled

10 Jun

There will not be Thrown Weapons practice this Sunday. Unfortunately, Lady Idonea has a scheduling conflict.

But! Starting next week, she will be hosting Thrown Weapons practices every Sunday, from 10 am to noon.

Just not this Sunday.

Project Night At June 8th Wednesday Meeting

8 Jun

We will be holding a project night this Wednesday, June 8th starting around 7pm at the GPS to work on youth boffer loaner armor, and we would welcome volunteers to help out. Materials will be provided. Thank you!

Meeting Place for Super Moot At Brackett Park

7 Jun

The Super Moot will be held north of the red community center, in the opposite corner from the rocket sculpture and the skate park at 39th Ave, instead of 38th Ave.

Dance Practice, June 19–Midsummer

3 Jun

Practice will be on Sunday, June 19, from 3:30–5:30 p.m., in Room 107 (where rapier practice happens on Wednesdays).

This month’s dances will be connected to summer in some way.

RSVP to Rosanore of Redthorn via email, on Facebook by messaging Susan Guthmann Henry, or by posting to the Nordskogen Dancers Facebook page.

Folkmoot at Brackett Park, June 14

27 May

Pull out your fighting gear and your finery, and join us for the Summer Folk Moot on the evening of June 14,  outside in the shade at Brackett Park, in South Minneapolis. The event will be coordinated by Honorable Lord Skio, and will feature tournaments, a potluck feast and an opportunity to show off your most fabulous garb, if you so desire—it’s encouraged, but not required.