Lochmere Activities

An excellent way to get to know the Barony of Lochmere is to come out to our regularly scheduled activities. From the monthly business meetings and combo nights, to martial and target archery practices, to our various arts & sciences activities, there’s a way for everyone to get medieval!

General Activities

Business Meetings

Our Business Meetings occur on the first Monday of each month, 7:15 p.m. sharp at the Severna Park library:

45 West McKinsey Road,
Severna Park, MD 21146

You don’t have to be an officer of the Barony to come out to our Business Meetings. They are a great way to find out what is going on in the Barony and how you can get involved.

For more information about the Lochmere Business meetings, e-mail our Seneschal, Mistress Arianna Morgan, at Seneschal (at) Lochmere (dot) Atlantia (dot) SCA (dot) org.

Directions to the Libraryexternal link.

Combo Nights

Lochmere’s Chatelaine, Lady Avice Claremond, and Minister of Arts & Sciences, Lady Erennach the Lost, host a Combo Night on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in conjunction with Fighter Practice at Talbott Springs Elementary Schoolexternal link:

9550 Basket Ring Road,
Columbia, MD 21045

Dance practice is also held at the first Combo Night of the month. All are welcome and encouraged to try it out! No dance experience necessary!

To get more information, let them know you will attend, or suggest a topic for discussion, e-mail Lady Avice at Avice (dot) Claremond (at) Gmail (dot) com or Lady Erennach at MoAS (at) Lochmere (dot) Atlantia (dot) SCA (dot) org.


Martial Activities in the Barony of Lochmere

Fighter Practice

Heavy weapons and rapier practice take place every Tuesday from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the cafeteria of Talbott Springs Elementary Schoolexternal link:

9550 Basket Ring Road,
Columbia, MD 21045

E-mail Lord Alric the Mad at AlrictheMad (at) gmail (dot) com for information.

Be advised that during the summer months practice will be outdoors and weather-permitting. Therefore if there is inclement weather in Columbia, practice will be canceled.

Archery Practice

Archery practice is weather permitting on Thursday evenings from 5 p.m. to dusk weekly from the start to the end of Daylight Savings Time. Archery practice is held at the home of Lord Ivan Borisovich Volchego Lesa:

511 Chad Avenue
Severn, MD 21144

E-mail our Archer Marshal, Baroness Dealla Cohen, at DeallaC (at) Juno (dot) com or contact Lord Ivan for more information.


Arts & Sciences Activities of the Barony of Lochmere

There are several great opportunities to get involved in Arts and Sciences in the Barony of Lochmere. If you would like to get involved in any of these, feel free to come out to the practices. Some of these activities are new and seeking participants to help get them off the ground. If you wish to help, contact our Minister of Arts & Sciences, Lady Erennach the Lost at MoAS (at) Lochmere (dot) Atlantia (dot) SCA (dot) org.

Lochmere Vocal Music Guild

The Lochmere Vocal Music Guild is a performance choir for all voice parts directed by Sir Aelfred of Cres. You don’t have to be able to read music to join, but we do ask that you be able to carry a tune (verify it with a friend). Contact Sir Aelfred at TToich (at) Verizon (dot) net.

Lochmere Brewers Guild

Lord Mikhail Novgorodets hosts Brewing days at his home and invites the Barony to join in, to learn more about the art of brewing or simply to partake of Lord Mikhail’s fine work.

Brewing Days typically begin between 11:30 and noon, with optional earlier visits for supply runs. Lord Mikhail is available to host individual brew days, or to travel to someone’s house to help/teach, but only by advance appointment.

Contact Lord Mikhail at MLSuggs (at) Verizon (dot) net for more information.