Meetings and Practices

COVID-19 protocols include sign-in procedures when attending events in-person


There are a number of meetings, workshops, or practices held throughout the month for your participation. Most of them do not require any special costuming or equipment, with the exception of the martial arts. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the officers and coordinators.

Meetings

  • Baronial Council Meetings (Virtual for now, first Monday of the month, 7 PM) – Join us on the first Monday of every month for our Baronial Council meeting. Meetings are open to everyone. Officers and Guilds report on the month’s events, and general information about upcoming events is discussed. See Calendar for how to get the Zoom link. No costuming required. Questions? Contact the Seneschal – seneschal@lyondemere.org

Arts & Sciences

  • Scribal Nights, First and Third Tuesdays at 7 PM (Virtual via Zoom) – Some weeks there are classes, discussions and more formal guidance. There is a Facebook event with more details, however, if you are not on Facebook, please feel free to reach out to Aliskye directly for more details and how to get more involved.  No experience is required to take part.

Martial Arts and Fighter Practices

  • Archery Practice Thursdays at 7 PM – Weeknight Lyondemere Archery Practice will be held at Rancho Park on Thursdays starting around 7 PM. Loaner gear is available by prior arrangement, please contact the Captain of Archers to inquire (email below). Free lessons for beginners. As always, all archers of Caid are welcome to participate. Please contact the Captain of Archers at archery@lyondemere.org if you have any questions.
    • Rancho Park Archery Range can be found at 2551 Motor Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90064. Come in on the parking lot marked with the Archery Range sign. Drive past the front lot to the back lot and park.
  • Archery Practice, Second Sundays at 12:30 PM – Beginning 10/30/21; Practices will be held the second Sunday of the month. Located at El Dorado Park starting around 12:30 PM and continuing until 4:30 PM. Practices will not be held when conflicting with other local, official events or when temperatures exceed 99 degrees . 
    • Loaner gear is available. Free lessons for beginners. As always, all archers of Caid are welcome to participate. Please contact the Captain of Archers at archery@lyondemere.org if you have any questions.
    • Masks are required, vaccinations (or negative test results) are required, registering/signing in is required. To register before practice or sign in at practice by using this link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdFQOtVCVuCRda7qsCEIQA-tpLXxqD44T0VqXASKC744JKiGA/viewform
    • Location: El Dorado Park (north of Spring Street), El Dorado Regional Park, 7550 E Spring St, Long Beach, CA, 90815
      Turn left after entering the park, the range will be on the next right. Carpooling is encouraged, as there is a $7 parking fee at this site, and a yearly pass is also available for $65.
  • Fighter Practices Wednesdays (both Armored Combat and Rapier Fencing, El Segundo), every Wednesday at 7:30 PM – El Segundo Recreation Park, 401 Sheldon Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 (link on Google maps) If you have questions about armored combat, please contact the Marshal – marshal@lyondemere.org If you have questions about rapier combat (fencing), please contact the Rapier Marshal – rapier@lyondemere.org
    • Starting October 30, 2021, proof of COVID-19 vaccination or negative test results from within 72 hours are required for all attendees aged 12 or older.