GE - Notes from Populace
StephenMacthomas at aol.com
Wed Jan 12 21:37:38 PST 2000
Greetings unto the list from Stephen Macthomas!
The following items were discussed during the Gate's Edge populace meeting on
Archery Practice - Saturday, January 29th at Baron Talmon's home, starting at
11:00 am. Potluck lunch, bring a dish.
Brewing Guild - Milord Ciaran is the principal. Meetings will be held every
1st Saturday at his home. The next meeting is February 5th and we'll be
making root beer. The starting time will be posted soon.
Charter Painting Guild - Lady Constance is the principal. Meetings will be
the 4th Thursday of the month at her home, starting at 7:30 pm. The next
meeting is January 27th.
European Dance Guild - HL Signy is the principal. Practice is every Sunday
from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at Oaks Presbyterian Church in Houston. (We know, we
know, this is technically a Stargate guild, but it's on our side of town.)
Herbalist Guild - HL Annes is the principal. Meetings will be the last
Tuesday of the month at her home, starting at 7:30 pm. The next meeting is
January 25th, and the topic is open.
Sewing Guild - Lady Gwynafwyn is the principal. Meetings will be the 3rd
Tuesday of the month at Lady Seren's home, starting at 7:30 pm. The next
meeting is January 18th, and we will be covering rapier armor. (Information
regarding this meeting has already been posted to the list by Lady Gwynafwyn;
anyone needing it to be re-sent contact me privately.)
SCA Night Out - Lord Bowen will begin coordinating a monthly SCA night out
starting in February or March. More information will be posted once a date
and time has been decided upon. Lord Bowen says the first night out will be
a bowling night. Remember, your best garb is always a bold fashion statement
with those charming rental shoes.
Newcomers' Meetings - Lord Bowen is coordinating these meetings for our
newcomers on the 3rd Thursday of the month. The first meeting will be on
February 17th, with the place and time to be determined.
Knight Marshal - Lord Thorvaaldr is now warranted as the Gate's Edge Knight
Marshal and will be starting a Wednesday night practice on January 19th at
7:30 pm. Lord Thorvaaldr will be posting more information on this practice
once a site has been finalized.
Midsummer Faire X - Lady Caitlin, the event stew, er, evil and perverse
despot, will be holding a planning meeting sometime in February. More
details to follow.
Stargate Equestrian Guild - Starting this month, this guild will split its
monthly practices between Fort Bend County Stables in Stafford and Camelot
Horse Center in Tomball. This month's practice will be Sunday, January 23rd
at Camelot. More information on start times and directions will be posted
Open Offices - The offices of Seneschal, Herald, Rapier Marshal and Minister
of A&S are now accepting applications. Applications should be sent to the
regional officer, with a courtesy copy going to the Gate's Edge Seneschal,
the current branch officer, Their Excellencies Stargate, and the Stargate
Seneschal. All applications must include proof of membership.
Website - Lord Thorvaaldr has volunteered to be the Gate's Edge Virtual
Scribe and has begun devloping a Gate's Edge website. Lord Thorvaaldr has
asked for input from the populace before making the links available to the
Ansteorran website. The URL is:
If I forgot anything, someone please post an addendum or correction to the
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