April Business Meeting (TONIGHT)


The next Business Meeting for the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands will be TONIGHT Wednesday, 3 April from 8:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. at Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church (416 W North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 – map).

The Agenda will be:
1. Open Meeting
2. Approve Meetings from Previous Meeting
3. Officer’s Reports
4. Letter of Intent for Webminister
5. Save the date request for Agincourt (Bid will be complete in May)
6. Budget Meeting
7. Close Meeting

This is the Budget Meeting so there will be snacks and beverages provided by the Seneschal. So, bring your appetite.

If you have any additional Agenda items please send them to Odriana at seneschal(at)debatablelands(dot)org.

The Officers of the Debatable Lands are elected by the membership and is made up of members of the populace, just like you. The Officers are responsible for ensuring that the policies of the Kingdom and Barony are followed and are accountable to the populace of the Debatable Lands. The Business meeting is open to everyone in the Barony and attendance by the populace is encouraged.

Have a thought you’d like to share with the Officers? Email seneschal@debatablelands.org.



April Business Meeting


The next Business Meeting for the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands will be Wednesday, 3 April from 8:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. at Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church (416 W North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 – map).

The Agenda will be:
1. Open Meeting
2. Approve Meetings from Previous Meeting
3. Officer’s Reports
4. Letter of Intent for Webminister
5. Save the date request for Agincourt (Bid will be complete in May)
6. Budget Meeting
7. Close Meeting

This is the Budget Meeting so there will be snacks and beverages provided by the Seneschal. So, bring your appetite.

If you have any additional Agenda items please send them to Odriana at seneschal(at)debatablelands(dot)org.

The Officers of the Debatable Lands are elected by the membership and is made up of members of the populace, just like you. The Officers are responsible for ensuring that the policies of the Kingdom and Barony are followed and are accountable to the populace of the Debatable Lands. The Business meeting is open to everyone in the Barony and attendance by the populace is encouraged.

Have a thought you’d like to share with the Officers? Email seneschal@debatablelands.org.



It’s budget time!

Good evening good Barony,

Just a reminder that Wednesday is the budget meeting. That means two things:

If you have any final expenses for the 2018/2019 year please contact the Exchequer as soon as possible to be reimbursed.

If you have anything to add to this coming 2019/2020 budget please contact the exchequer to make sure it’s included if you have not already done so.

First quarter Althing!

The first quarter Althing is up and can be found here:

http://www.debatablelands.org/newsletter/download/althing_2019-q1.pdf

Take a look to find the award winning cookies of our Debatable Lands populace and Master Urho’s award winning pie, and much more!

A. Sionnach MacLeod
Skjoldr Bjorn
Chronicler

Coronation Feast Menu

A feast from The Opera of Bartolomeo Scapi an Italian cookbook from 1570.


Table settings:
Bread, butter, cheeses, olives

First Course:
Roast Pork,with mustard, chickpeas, spinach

Second Course:
Roast chicken, with peacock sauce, mushrooms, squash

Third Course:
Beef Brisket, with Orange and cinnamon sauce, a thick soup of eggs with milk, broccoli

Dessert Course:
Zabaglione, fresh fruit, shortbread

In Service

jorundr hinn rotinn

Castle Shoot Prep

Help to prep the castle hill for our Archery Muster on Saturday.

If you are not going to Coronation, I, Lady Katheryn Täntzel will be going to the castle that Saturday, the day before the muster, to help clean up the hill to make our day of archery that much more awesome! I will be there between 11 am – 1 pm to clean up the hill, any additional help is welcome.

Food Guild Announced

Food!! Glorious Food!!

The inaugural meeting of the Food Guild will be at the Archery Muster at 1 PM, on April 7, the day after Coronation. If you like cooking, or baking, or experimenting with recipes, or eating food that other people prepare, then this is where you want to be.

We’ll talk about what we want to do, what we want to learn, what we are interested in, and where we are going with this guild. We will also be making cheese, and testing various flavor combinations.

Questions? Comments? Suggestions? Contact Elss Augsburg on Facebook or email her at elss.of.augsburg@gmail.com

I’m hungry already!

-From Elss

Fencing Practice March 31

Greetings,

There will be fencing practice this week at the Chinese Church from 2-6.

Loaner gear is available.

Next Sunday, the day after Coronation, will be a regional muster at the same site as Coronation, so practice will be relocated there next week.

jorundr