Yule on the Bridge :: December 9, 2017
Tournament of Love and Beauty :: February 17, 2018
St. Paddy's Day Bloodbath :: March 10, 2018
Gothic Fitted Dresses - The Redux
Mistress Drea has generously offered to help fit custom bodice patterns for those wishing to make a Gothic Fitted Dress, once again.
There will be two, five hour workshops offered during the month of November. Workshops will take place in the Community Room of Lady Laelia's housing complex.
Next Meeting: Sunday, November 12 and 19, 2017
Host: Lady Laelia
Location: 625 Center St, Herndon, VA 20170-5004
Parking: any spot that does not have (unfortunately faint) painted "Reserved ###" at front of space (not curb).
Entry to activity room is also pool entry -- north side of building.
Allergy Alert: None
Accessibility: No stairs - wheelchair accessible
July Issue of Il Tempo
Notes from the business meeting 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.
Meets: the fourth Sunday of every month
Next meeting: Sunday, November 26, 2017
Location: Location TBD
Everyone is encouraged to attend the Barony's Business Meetings!
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, November 17, 2017
Host: Maura Nicastle
Location: 5511 Eastbourne Dr, Springfield, VA 22151
Allergy Alert: Two cats and one dog.
Accessibility: ery accessible, no stairs necessary. Front door and main floor only one step up from driveway.
Living room, sun room, screened porch, kitchen and bathroom all on main floor.
Meets: First Thursday of every month
Next meeting: December 7, 2017
Host: Lady Vadoma and Lady Margaret
Location: 969 Ferndale Ave, Herndon, VA 20170
Notes: Street Parking
Vadoma will teach a new stitch or sewing technique for the first 30 minutes of the meeting.
Attendees are then free to work on any project they have brought. There is space for sewing machines.
For more information, please visit the Sewing Circle's
Ponte Alto Singers
Meets: the first and third Sunday of every month
Next meeting: Sunday, November 5, 2017
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: Monday, November 27, 2017
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