Sienkiewicz Society  including Boleslav Orlicki's Light Artillery (BOLA) Katski's Regiment and Czarniecki Division

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Schedule (see current  year events HERE! )

 

                                                            2008
Monday nights Regular fencing practice, Arlington VA BOLA
Jan 12 Movie&Pizza night, Rick's place in Arlington VA Czarniecki Division
Feb 9-10 Wiklow Burning - Canceled BOLA
Feb 28 The Sack of St. Augustine (FL): Capt. Robert Searle's
Raid of 1668
FYI
Mar 15-16 MTA weekend at Jamestown Settlement BOLA

 

April 19 Tyler Texas four-winds  Cossack Rebellion- Col Butlers
April 19-20 MTT Polish & Ottomans with Dunbaton's westerners to present the Siege of Vienna, 1683 BOLA/Ottoman
April 19? School of Musketeer, Philadelphia Ft. Mifflen (we are got there but a possible option)
April 4-5  2008. The Baltimore Rangers will host a event at Fort Randolph WVA ...  Jamestown 1620...?

 

BOLA
BOLA
May 10.  Jamestown Landing day;
May 17 2008 Lithuanian Festival , Catonsville MD...  CANCELED
June 6 & 13 
Va Ren Festival

Pirate event at Pohick Park VA


Aug 30-September 1

Sept 6

Doylestown Polish Festival (main weekend)

2nd weekend

Sept 13-14
DC Ukrainian festival, Silver Spring MD
Sept 27 -28 Roman days Byz
Oct 4 St Mary's cittie, MD  did not attend
Oct 5 Turkish Festival BOLA
oct 11 School of gunnery, Ukrainian Homestead PA
Nov 5 Pirate event Lockhouse, MD
Nov 29 Janissary Byz 1453 video

 

 

                                                            2007
Monday nights Regular fencing practice, Arlington VA BOLA
January  Movie&Pizza night, Rick's place in Arlington VA Czarniecki Division
Mar 15 Canceled! Tangiers event
Mar 3 Middle East Schola, Philadelphia PA BOLA
Mar 17-18 MTA weekend at Jamestown Settlement

1608 Polish-German Glassmakers etc.

BOLA

 

April 14 Tyler Texas four-winds  Cossack Rebellion- Col Butlers
April 14-15 MTT Polish Janissaries or Ottomans BOLA/Ottoman
April 22 School of Musketeer, Philadelphia Ft. Mifflen BOLA
May 3 Chicago Parade Czarniecki Division
May 11-13 Jamestown VA- 1608 -1630 Polish Craftsmen Landing day BOLA
May 18 Mehter Music at MIT Boston Czarniecki Division
May 19 Henricus Comes Alive - Henricus 1611 (not Polish costume but early colonial ) VA Czarniecki Division
June 13

June 9

Polish etc. 1608 Glassmaker presentation at Arlington Co. Main Library

Arlington VA Colonial faire

BOLA
June TBD  BOLA
Sat. July 21 Captain John Smith 400th, Point Deposit MD,  Ottoman/BOLA
Sept 1-2

Sept 8-9

 Doylestown PA Polish FestivalMAJOR EVENT.

Most folks should plan to go the first weekend (looks like 30+ now)... the 2nd weekend should be just a handful.

CD ist weekend

BOLA 2nd weekend

Sept Ct Ren Fair Czarniecki Division
 Sept 30, 07.  Eastern European Cultural Festival POLISH/COSSACK, WESTERN IMPRESSIONS ALSO INVITED. in South Deerfield Ma on This CD sponsored event will have a Cossack-Polish theme and some of the TX/ARK folks are flying up.November 3-4, 2007 MAJOR EVENT. Czarniecki Division
Oct 6-7  St. Mary's Cittie Grand Militia Muster ANY 17th C. IMPRESSION, IM INCLINED TO COLONIAL AMERICAN but am open to suggestions; I can probably do only one day, like Sat.

 

BOLA
Oct 13 Sat Bazaar Rus Wash DC  MUSCOVITE Streltzi/COSSACK /POLISH St Nicolas Cathedral (date not confirmed) BOLA
Oct 14 sun Turkish festival Wash DC  OTTOMAN + OTHERS Sunday http://www.turkishfestival.org/    BOLA
November 3-4, 2007  Siege of Tangiers 1667, ECWSA sponsored ENGLISH/WESTERN and MOROCCAN/OTTOMAN Ft. Mifflin PA  MAJOR EVENT. BOLA

 

Mov 23,  Jamestown theme parade, Reston VA BOLA
Dec 1 Kit work day at Mark's house (VA)

 

                                                            2006
Monday nights Regular fencing practice, Arlington VA BOLA
January  Higgins Museum Worchester MA Czarniecki Division
(FEB TBD Polish Fair at John Paul II Center, Wash. DC BOLA
Mar 4 Wicklow Burning, Near Williamsburg Va  A fun event with McLean's - great site, Irish setting Western/ECW garb. BOLA

 

April 8-9 Tyler Texas four-winds  Cossack Rebellion- We are  flying  in to this one Col Butlers
Jan 18 Movie&Pizza night, Rick's place in Arlington VA BOLA
March 15 MTA Jamestown VA- 1608 -1630 Polish Craftsmen BOLA
Mar 19 Mariposa Museum Czarniecki Division
Mar 29 UCon World Fest Czarniecki Division
April 8-9
Henricus Comes Alive - Henricus 1611 (not Polish costume but early colonial ) VA
BOLA
April -last weekend School of Musketeer - Ft. Mifflen BOLA
Sept 2-4  Doylestown PA Polish Festival

Planned major event - Battle of Warsaw 1656

BOLA
Sept Ct Ren Fair Czarniecki Division
Oct 14 Fort at No 4 timeline Czarniecki Division

 

 

                                                            2005
Monday nights Regular fencing practice, Arlington VA BOLA
January TBD Higgins Museum Worchester MA Czarniecki Division
BOLA
Feb. 4 Sat Wicklow Burning, Near Williamsburg Va  A fun event with McLean's - great site, Irish setting Western/ECW garb. BOLA

 

Feb 12 Sat Movie&Pizza night, Rick's place in Arlington VA
March 19-20 MTA Jamestown VA- We are back! BOLA
April 9
April 9 Henricus Comes Alive - Henricus 1611 (not Polish costume but early colonial ) VA
BOLA
April30-May1 School of Musketeer --introductory program on 17th C. living history, hands-on classes  Ft. Mifflen PA.  Our group in Commonwealth costume.  http://home.att.net/~trmarr/ BOLA
May 28 BOLA
June 11  Presentation for elementary school students, Polish School run by the embassy, Falls Church VA
June 18-19 Ft. Meigs - Perrysburg, OH - near Toledo "Muster on the Maumee"    Katski's Regiment
BOLA
July 3 SCA Equestrian Event , MD BOLA
Sept 3-4  Doylestown PA fair BOLA
Sept Ct Ren Fair Czarniecki Division
(NOW FEB 2006!) Polish Fair at John Paul II Center, Wash. DC
Nov 19-20 Ft. Mifflen, Philadelphia PA/Siege of Starlsund 

Set in 30years war in Germany, reenactment battle with Swedes and Imperialists

BOLA

 

                                                            2004
Monday nights Regular fencing practice, Arlington VA BOLA
January 3 Higgins Museum Worchester MA Czarniecki Division
March 27 Sat,, 6PM Movie & pizza night at Rick's house.

Colonel Wlodowolski - Polish Turkish War, 1650s

BOLA
Feb. 21, 2004 Wicklow Burning, Near williamsburg va

A fun event with McLean's - great site, Irish setting 

BOLA

ALL

April 17-18, 2004   Marching Through Time, Marietta Mansion,  MD (just north of Washington DC) BOLA
May 8 School of Musketeer or 'Colonial hut' an introductory program on 17th C. living history, hands-on classes  http://home.att.net/~trmarr/ BOLA
May 18-19 Lithuanian Festival, Catonsville Armory, near Baltimore MD  
June 5 Henricus 1611, VA (south of Richmond); cannon drill. BOLA
June 19 or 20? 
participation at a polish festive occasion, on the Mall in washington DC   This will be in support of American Council for Polish
Culture (ACPC) Youth Leadership Conference
BOLA
June 19 & 20

Ft. Meigs - Perrysburg, OH - near Toledo "Muster on the Maumee"  

Katski's Regiment

 

July 10th -11th, 
Maybe: New Sweden Living History Weekend
Greenbank Mill - Wilmington, DE  (we would be in western gear)

Maybe BOLA will participate

July 24, Dublin Day Festival, Dublin, NH - Czarniecki Division
Aug 20, 21, 22 

August

Dolzynki, New Britain, CT (  Czarniecki Division
Sept 25 on

CT Ren Faire Con. Ren. Fair, Putnam Ct. Sat., Sun., Sept. 25,26, 2004 and each weekend through Oct

Czarniecki Division
Oct. 1,2,3, 2004
Fort at #4' is a French and Indian War fortress  Charlestown, NH  - this was our all-get-together event for 2004 
Czarniecki Division
Oct16

Oct 30

St Marie's Cittie MD, Oct 16  1 day only

Henricus, south of Richmond 1 day only

BOLA 

Prior Years Schedules

2001
March 17-18 2001 Jamestown VA, Military Through The Ages. We introduce 'Kismet' the cannon
April 21-22 2001 Glen Dale Maryland, March Through Time
June 2 2001 Baltimore Polish Festival - Patterson Park first use of zupon and kontuz -eastern outfits.
September 6-9, 2001, Horse Archery Festival at Fort Dodge, Iowa
October 6-7, 2001, 350TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ENGLISH SEIZURE OF NEWCASTLE DELAWARE   (as Dutch colonials or as English invaders, 1651) 
Oct 13, 2001 Pulaski Day Parade, Baltimore
2002
January  12, At Rick' house in Arlington VA, Movie (Fire & Sword, Pizza party)
January 26, 2002(Saturday 11AM Cannon drill - live fire target practice at a range in western Virgina.
February 2002, most Saturday afternoons, starting Sabre Practice at Rick's
mta1st.jpg (11233 bytes)March 15,16,17 2002 MTA Jamestown VA - First event where we were in eastern costume. We had around 20 participants, including 2gunssm.jpg (69764 bytes) hussars, 2 pancerni, 3 Light and 1 arquebusier cavalry, and 3 dragoons, and a crew of artillery, a lady and chwop or two.  Winner, Reenactor's Choice Award - the top prize! 45 units participated in this, the best timeline event in the country. We also won a ribbon for our unit demonstration.
April 14-15  2002 MTT, Glen Dale MD
May 4-5, 17th C. event at Ft Fredrick (Big Pool MD) Battle reenactment, target shooting, fencing
May 18, Lithuanian Festival, Catonsville Armory, near Baltimore MD
June 15-16 VA Ren Faire  Fredricksville VA, south of Washington DC - canceled due to mud
July 13- 14 Long Island NY
August 2,3,4 Fort Malden Timeline Event, Amherstburg, ON Timeline event,  near Detroit.  (the good Romans graciously offered us the 'hank of grass' award for best field Demo)
August 15 2002, 17th C. Event in Poland, Vivat Vasa
Sept 7, National Shrine of Czestochowa Polish Festival, Doylestown PA
Sept 21 - Polish Library of Washington event, Falls Church VA  
September 28 Ft. Fredrick. Muskets in MD 
September 28-29 and some October dates - Connecticut Ren Faire  - (Czarnicki's Division)
October 19-20 St Mary's Citie, MD - 

 

2003
January 18  Movie & Pizza night, Rick's place, Arlington VA 6PM -'The Deluge'
Feb. 8,  ECW muster in Williamsburg, VA  -- Wicklow
Burning! -- Irish Rebellion, 1641
March 1  Cannon Drill/Live Fire/Target practice - western VA, 2 hrs from DC
March 8th  Czarniecki Division will be doing a presentation at
the Higgins museum and armory  (MASS)
Czarniecki Division
March 22-23    ECWSA 17th century Muster in Ft. Miflin, Philly, PA
April 12 March Through Time, Marrieta Mansion, Glendale MD (near DC)
May 3,4 School of Musketeer == a big production with a whole day of classes in the military and civilian arts  More Info
May 17-18 Lithuanian Festival, Catonsville Armory, near Baltimore MD
May 31 Baltimore Polish Festival, Patterson Park 12-5PM  BOLA
June 14-15 Ft Meigs (Perrysburg, OH - near Toledo), "Muster on the Maumee"    Katski's Regiment
July 19
Higgens Armour Museum, Worcester,Mass
Czarniecki Division
July 26 Historicon at  Lancester PA BOLA
July26 The Fort at #4 , Charlestown, NH  Czarniecki Division
August 2-4   Fort Malden, Amherstburg, ON  Katski's Regiment
Mid August 2003,  Large 17th C. Event in Poland, Vivat Vasa  - some of us might try to go
Aug 23-24 New Britain CT Polish Falcons Festival Czarniecki Division
Aug30-31 2003 

 

EVENT CANCELED l Polish-Swedish 1655 war event - Siege of Czestochowa planned at Our Lady of Czestochowa, Doylestown PA.   Was OUR  MAJOR EVENT OF 2003   More Info
Sun. Sept.28,2003 
 East European Festival, Deerfield, Mass
Czarnicki's Division
September -27 October Connecticut Ren Faire Czarnicki's Divisio
Oct 31-Nov 2 Siege of Torun, 1658 Fort Randolph West Virginia BOLA 
Nov 14-15 2003 .  Fall-In! Horse Archery and Winged Hussars; Mini School of Musketeer, Timonium MD (north of Baltimore) Cavalry, Artillery, Musket, Pike demos and training. BOLA

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