Tournament of Love and Beauty :: February 17, 2018
St. Paddy's Day Bloodbath :: March 10, 2018
Dec Issue of Il Tempo
Notes from Yule on the Bridge and upcoming events! View in
Lord Randall has decided to host dance practices at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Reston and invite its members
and others to join in.
Location: Unitarian Universalist Church of Reston, 1625 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190
Dates: Every Sunday, with the exception of the Fourth Sunday of the month on which the business meeting falls
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Practice & Potluck in the Park
Now that colder weather has arrived, the monthly Practice & Potluck in the Park will be postponed until spring returns.
Change in Location for Thursday Heavy Weapons Practice
The Ponte Alto Thursday night heavy
weapons fight practice is moving back indoors.
As in the past, practice will be held in the cafeteria in the Lemon Road
Elementary School located on Idlywood Road six blocks north of its
intersection with Route 7 near I-66 in Falls Church from 6:00 PM to 9:00
PM. For detailed directions, see the Event Calendar section of the Ponte
Alto Baronial Website starting with September 10. The cafeteria is on the
right just past the school's main entrance and lobby. Parking is out front
or on the right side of the school, with access from there to the back door
leading directly into the cafeteria.
Open Baronial Officer Positions
Currently the Barony has several positions it is looking to fill.
Vacant positions include:
Deputy Hall Steward
Deputy Chancellor of Youth Activities
Deputy Minister of A&S
Please contact the the individual officer or the Baronial Seneschal for a position you are interested
in or for more information.
Populace Gathering (and Business Meeting)
Meets: the fourth Sunday of every month
Next meeting: Sunday, January 7, 2018
Location: Dogfish Head Alehouse, Fairfax
Baroness Adina has reserved the "party room" for our use during the meeting with dinner to follow for those wishing to stay, eat, and socialize!
Everyone is encouraged to attend the Barony's Populace Gathering!
Newcomer's gatherings are open to everyone old or new. No garb required.
Come hang out, talk, meet new people. Feel free to bring a project to work on.
Next Meeting: Friday January 19, 2018
Host: Guttorm & Ealasaid (Owen & Elspeth Christianson)
Location: 11103 Glade Dr, Reston VA 20191 --upstairs, please use back entrance.
Parking: on the street ( a few cars can fit in driveway along side of house)
Allergy Alert: Three cats.
Accessibility: There is a full flight of stairs with no alternative access.
Projects Night (formerly the Sewing Circle)
Meets: First Thursday of every month
Next meeting: January 4, 2018
Host: Lady Vadoma and Lady Margaret
Location: 969 Ferndale Ave, Herndon, VA 20170
Notes: Street Parking
Revised as a projects night, anyone is welcome to come with any SCA-related project they'd like to work on!
For more information, please visit the Sewing Circle's
Ponte Alto Singers
Meets: the first and third Sunday of every month
Next meeting: Sunday, January 7, 2018
Host: Unitarian Universalist Church of Reston
Location: 1625 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190
The singing group is open to anyone interested in learning both period (pre-16th century) and SCA original compositions.
For more information, please visit the Ponte Alto Singers'
Scriptorium and A&S Night
Meets: the fourth Monday of every month following that Sunday's business meeting
Next meeting: January 8, 2018
Host: Baroness Adina and Baron Drogo
Location: please contact Baroness Adina von der Heide at adinavdh [AT] gmail.com
Scriptorium and A&S night open for anyone to bring a current calligraphy, illumination, or other A&S projects or for A&S discussions and ideas.
If you are interested in joining and need the location information please contact Baroness Adina von der Heide at adinavdh [AT] gmail.com