December 2016 Bailiwick Business Meeting will be held on Thurs 12/15 at 7:30 p.m. in Van Pelt Library (Meyerson Conference Room)

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Thursday, 12/15, at 7:30 p.m.

We’ll be in the usual room (Meyerson Conference Room) on the second floor (across from the elevators) of Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut Street). If you are not a member of the UPenn community or have not attended one of our meetings before, please send Livia an e-mail with your modern name, she’ll put your name on the list for the security guards, and you will need a photo ID to enter. Livia’s e-mail is seneschal at Ivyeinrust dot eastkingdom dot org.

The agenda will be posted shortly.

Anyone who is interested in helping to plan the Society for Creative Anachronism activities in the South Philly, Center City, and West Philly areas is welcome!

See you on Thursday, 12/15!

City Social and Baronial Candidate Meet-and-Greet on Thurs 12/1/16 at 7:30 p.m.

Ave, Ivy!

On Thursday, 12/1/16, at 7:30 p.m. at Bierstube (206 Market Street in the Old City section of Philadelphia), the candidates for the Baronial choice of Baron/ess will be available to answer questions and get to know everyone better!

Also, getting together with fellow local SCAdians at this restaurant each month as the “City Social” is a lot of fun, so if you’re free on Thurs 12/1 for dinner or just snacks, come on out!!

Agenda for Wed 11/16, 7 p.m., Business Mtg in Van Pelt Library (Meyerson Conference Room)

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Wednesday, 11/16, at 7 p.m.

We’ll be in the usual room (Meyerson Conference Room) on the second floor of Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut Street). If you are not a member of the UPenn community or have not attended one of our meetings before, please send an email with your modern name. I’ll put you on the list for the security guards, and you will need a photo ID to enter.

Agenda

Seneschal report
* results from the November 15th Baronial Meeting
* remembering Lord Wulfgang Gruenwald
* statement on non-discrimination

Exchequer report
MoAS report
Herald report
Webminister report
Chatelaine report

Upcoming Baronial events
* Saturday, December 10th – Bhakail Yule
* Saturday, January 28th – At the Sign of the Bear and Phoenix

Upcoming events at UPenn Libraries
* Thursday, November 17 through Saturday, November 19th – 9th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age
* Friday, December 9th, 6:15-8pm – Daedalus Quartet – “Music as Translation” – Van Pelt Library, 6th floor – Music in the Pavilion
* Friday, February 10th, 6:15-8pm – Les Canard Chantants – “Sex, Drugs, and Madrigals” – Van Pelt Library, 6th floor – Music in the Pavilion

Upcoming events at UPenn Museum
* Monday, November 14th, 6-7pm – Vikings, Pioneers, and Natives : The Kensington Rune Stone and the Contested History of the American Mid-West
* Saturday, November 18th, 2-3pm – New Discoveries in Ancient Turkey
* only until Sunday, November 27th! – The Golden Age of King Midas exhibit will soon be closing.
* Thursday, December 1, 12:30-1:30 pm – The Memory of Property : Decolonial Futures for Ethnographic collections?
* Thursday, December 8, 6:30-9pm – DIY Craft Night : Turkish Scarves

Upcoming events at Drexel
* Friday & Saturday, February 24-25, 7:30-9:30pm – Annual Madrigal Dinner

Upcoming local SCA events (rideshares?)
* Saturday, November 19 – 100 Minutes War
* Saturday, December 10th – Bhakail Yule
* Saturday, January 21st – Owlsherst Country Twelfth Night
* Saturday, January 28th – At the Sign of the Bear and Phoenix
* Saturday, February 25th – Cook Thynge: The Long Night

Looking forward to seeing you there!

The next meeting will also be in the Meyerson Conference Room, on Thursday, December 15th, at 7:30 pm.

– Livia Petralia
Seneschal at Ivyeinrust dot EastKingdom dot org

FREE and open-to-the-public talks on pre-17th century topics at Penn this week!

Divergent Arcadias: Madrid, 1605” by Steve Dolph (Spanish & Portuguese, Penn).
on Monday, 11/7, 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.
in Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut St.), 6th floor, Class of 78 Pavilion.
Part of an ongoing series on the History of the Book aka “Material Texts”, sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania’s Department of English.

Buddhism & Medicine in Medieval China” by C. Pierce Salguero, PhD (PSU Abington).
on Tuesday, 11/8, noon to 1:30 p.m.
in McNeil Building (3718 Locust Walk), Room 103.
Sponsored by the Center for East Asian Studies.

The Queerness of Christian Sex: Paul, Augustine, Petrarch” by Melissa Sanchez, PhD (English, Penn).
on Wednesday, 11/9, 5:30 – 7 p.m.
in Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut St.), Rm 627.

The Gordion Archaeological Project: Ancient Economic Practices of the Phrygian Kingdom” by Ayşe Gürsan-Salzmann, PhD (Penn Museum).
on Thursday, 11/10, at 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
in Penn Museum (3260 South St.), Nevil Classroom.

Divination in the Ancient World”, Center for Ancient Studies symposium.
on Thursday, 11/10, at 6 – 7:30 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
in Penn Museum (3260 South St.)

November 2016 Bailiwick Business Meeting will be held on Wed 11/16 at 7 p.m. in Van Pelt Library (Meyerson Conference Room)

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Wednesday, 11/16, at 7 p.m.

We’ll be in the usual room (Meyerson Conference Room) on the second floor (across from the elevators) of Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut Street). If you are not a member of the UPenn community or have not attended one of our meetings before, please send Livia an e-mail with your modern name, she’ll put your name on the list for the security guards, and you will need a photo ID to enter. Livia’s e-mail is seneschal at Ivyeinrust dot eastkingdom dot org.

The agenda will be posted shortly.

Anyone who is interested in helping to plan the Society for Creative Anachronism activities in the South Philly, Center City, and West Philly areas is welcome!

See you on Wednesday, 11/16!

Agenda for monthly Bailiwick Business Mtg to be held on Wednesday, 10/19, 7 p.m. at Van Pelt Library

Next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Wednesday, October 19th, at 7pm.

We’ll be in the usual room (Meyerson Conference Room) on the second floor of Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut Street). If you are not a member of the UPenn community or have not attended one of our meetings before, please send me an email with your modern name. I’ll put you on the list for the security guards, and you will need a photo ID to enter.

Agenda
Seneschal report
* Sucessful reporting
* Seneschal meeting at Shire Wars
* Baronial officer applications needed
Exchequer report
MoAS report
Herald report
Webminister report
Chatelaine report
* woo hoo new peoples!

Upcoming Baronial event –
* December 10th – Bhakail Yule

Upcoming events at UPenn Libraries
* Thursday, October 27th, 5:15-6:30pm – Illuminating the Skies : Jews, Science, and an Astronomical Anthology (LJS 57) in Medieval Catalonia
* Thursday, November 17 through Saturday, November 19th – Reactions: Medieval/Modern, 9th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscripts Studies in the Digital Age
* Friday, December 9th, 6:15-8pm – Daedalus Quartet – “Music as Translation”

Upcoming events at UPenn Museum (thanks for the heads up on the Bhakail-list)
* Monday, November 14th, 6-7pm – Vikings, Pioneers, and Natives : The Kensington Rune Stone and the Contested History of the American Mid-West

Upcoming SCA events (rideshares?)
* October 22 – K&Q Rapier Championships
* November 12 – Fall AEthelmearc AEcademy & War College
* November 19 – 100 Minutes War
* December 10th – Bhakail Yule
* January 21st – Owlsherst Country Twelfth Night
* January 28th – unannounced Bhakail tavern event
Looking forward to seeing you there.

The next meeting will also be in the Meyerson Conference Room, on Wednesday, November 16th, at 7pm.

– Livia Petralia

Business Meetings scheduled for Fall 2016 semester

Mark your calendars for the next four upcoming Ivyeinrust business meetings in the UPenn Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut):

Thursday, 9/15, 7:30 p.m. in Room 302 (Class of 1954 Seminar Room);
Wednesday, 10/19, 7 p.m. in Room 223 (Meyerson Conference Room);
Wednesday, 11/16, at 7 p.m. Room 223 (Meyerson Conference Room);
Thursday, 12/15, at 7:30 p.m. in Room 223 (Meyerson Conference Room).

September 2016 Bailiwick Business Meeting will be held on Thurs 9/15 at 7:30 p.m. in Van Pelt Library (Room 302)

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Thursday, 9/15, at 7:30 p.m.

We’ll be back in our usual building, the Van Pelt Library (3420 Walnut Street – entrance on Locust Walk) on UPenn’s campus in Philadelphia, PA, but the room will be the Class of 1954 Room 302. Take the elevator to the third floor, and head straight back (eastward) to Room 302 (Class of 1954 Teaching Seminar Room). If you are not a member of the UPenn community or have not attended one of our meetings before, please send Livia an e-mail with your modern name and she’ll put you on the list for the security guards, and you will need a photo ID to enter. Livia’s e-mail is seneschal at ivyeinrust.eastkingdom dot org.

The agenda will be posted shortly.

Anyone who is interested in helping to plan the Society for Creative Anachronism activities in the South Philly, Center City, and West Philly areas is welcome!

See you on Thursday, 9/15!

Free upcoming event: Thélème at Penn on Saturday, 8/20

On Saturday, 8/20, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust is excited to present “Thélème at Penn” – a free day of learning to be held in the Rare Books Library at the University of Pennsylvania, 3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia PA.

This SCA event is in modern dress because the researchers will be using all the modern tools of the presenter’s art, and the interested general public is encouraged to attend.

Several rare medieval/Renaissance manuscripts relevant to the event’s classes will be available for attendees to peruse. There is limited space for any of these rare manuscripts to be available for the event, and they must be requested in advance. Suggestions on which of the collection’s rare books and manuscripts are first choice to be made available for viewing should be sent to the event steward, Dame Brunissende Dragonette, at mathilde.poussin@gmail.com.

More information on this free event can be found at: “Thélème at Penn” Ivyeinrust website and “Thélème at Penn” East Kingdom event calendar webpage.

Agenda for monthly Bailiwick Business Mtg to be held on Friday, 7/22, 6 p.m. at Livia’s home

We’ll be meeting at my house. Feel free to email me if you’d like the address or directions.

Accessibility notes: close to public transit, frequently open free street parking. 4 step steps to the front door. Rest room in the first floor. Often there will be background noise from the street.

Agenda

Seneschal report
Chatelaine report
Herald report
Webminister report
MoAS report
Exchequer report
-> review of new baronial financial policies and discussion of our own

Upcoming events
-> Theleme
-> Bhakail Champions and Commons
-> Pennsic

Next business meeting
-> none in August
-> discuss upcoming semester’s schedules and availability

– Livia Petralia

July 2016 Bailiwick Business Meeting will be held on Fri 7/22 at 6 p.m. at Livia’s home

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Friday, July 22nd, at 6 p.m.

We will be meeting at Livia’s home in West Philadelphia. Please contact Livia at seneschal at ivyeinrust dot eastkingdom dot org for her street address.

There is plenty of free street parking nearby, and it’s very easy to get to via SEPTA.

The agenda will be posted shortly.

Anyone who is interested in helping to plan the Society for Creative Anachronism activities in the South Philly, Center City, and West Philly areas is welcome to attend!

A few of us are planning to check out one of the cool West Philly restaurants after the meeting, so bring your appetite!

See you on Friday, 7/22!

Agenda for monthly Bailiwick Business Mtg to be held on Friday, 6/24, 6 p.m. at Livia’s home

Please note the time, date, AND location change!

Friday we’ll be meeting at 6pm at my house. If you do not know where my house is or if you would like directions, please email me. I will reply off list.

Agenda

  • Seneschal report
    •  -> open seneschal files, bring your questions about the people and events of our group’s history
  • Exchequer report
  • Herald report
  • Chatelaine report
  • MoAS report
  • Webminister report
  • Highlands Mansion Demo report
  • Thélème report (after this, there’s only one more meeting before the event)
  • Baronial Bardic Champions ride share?
  • Pennsic planning and/or pity party?
  • Selecting date/time/location for July meeting

There will be no August meeting because of the event. And Pennsic. And general exhaustion.

Meeting will end promptly at 7pm.

Looking forward to seeing you there.

– Livia Petralia
Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust, seneschal

CHANGE OF TIME for Bailiwick Business Meeting – FRIDAY, 6/24/16, 6 – 7 p.m.!

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Friday, June 24th, 6 – 7 p.m.

We will be meeting at Livia’s home in West Philadelphia. Please contact Livia at seneschal at ivyeinrust dot eastkingdom dot org for her street address.

There is plenty of free street parking nearby, and it’s very easy to get to via SEPTA.

The agenda will be posted shortly.

Anyone who is interested in helping to plan the Society for Creative Anachronism activities in the South Philly, Center City, and West Philly areas is welcome to attend!

See you on Friday, 6/24!

 

CHANGE OF VENUE & DATE for Bailiwick Business Meeting – FRIDAY, 6/24/16, at 7 p.m.

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Friday, June 24th, 7pm.

We will be meeting at Livia’s home in West Philadelphia. Please contact Livia at seneschal at ivyeinrust dot eastkingdom dot org for her street address.

There is plenty of free street parking nearby, and it’s very easy to get to via SEPTA.

The agenda will be posted shortly.

Anyone who is interested in helping to plan the Society for Creative Anachronism activities in the South Philly, Center City, and West Philly areas is welcome to attend!

See you on Friday, 6/24!

CHANGE OF VENUE for Bailiwick Business Meeting – Thursday 5/19/16 at 7 pm

The next business meeting of the Bailiwick of Ivyeinrust will be on Thursday, May 19th, 7pm.

We will be meeting at the Gojjo Ethiopian restaurant at 4540 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19143. http://www.gojjos.com

There is plenty of free street parking nearby, and it’s very easy to get to via SEPTA.

The agenda will be posted shortly.

Anyone who is interested in helping to plan the Society for Creative Anachronism activities in the South Philly, Center City, and West Philly areas is welcome to attend!

See you on Thursday, 5/19!