SCA news sites
dairy-prod-msg (108K) 12/15/13 Dairy products. milk, butter, curds, cream.
milk-msg (31K) 12/15/13 Medieval and modern milk.
illusion-fds-msg (147K) 12/13/13 Medieval illusion foods. Disguised food.
Gaelic-Dress-art (81K) 11/30/13 "Gaelic Dress" by HL Finnacan Dub.
Bear-Safety-art (6K) 12/22/13 "Bear Safety in Oertha" by Kurios Halfdan 'Two Bears' Ôzurrson.
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kvass-msg (78K) 12/13/13 Russian drink made from bread or grains.
Arch-H-Gntlet-art (4K) 12/23/13 "Archer's Half Gauntlet" by The Honorable Lord Jochen Schwalbe.
16C-Arrow-Bag-art (4K) 11/30/13 "16th Century Arrow Bag" by Seamus O'Cearbhaill.
The-Eric (6K) 12/10/13 "The Eric" by Lady Wystl de Tretower.
Lilies-Wr-Hst-art(155K) 12/13/13 "Lilies Wars - A completely unofficial history" by Valens of Flatrock. (I-XI)
The incipient Shire of Archers Ford (Berks County, PA) was announced at the Royal Court at Twelfth Night in the Shire of Angelspur. According to East Kingdom Seneschal Mercedes Vera de Calafia, Archers Ford is located in the southern region with Eisental to the north, Silver Rylle to the west and Hartshorn-dale to the East. The seneschal of the new group is Lord Alexander Makcristyne.
Filed under: Official Notices Tagged: incipient, royal court
Polish and repair your armor! Practice your tactics and formations! Prepare for these challenging fighting Scenarios for Estrella War XXX!
Royal Bardic Champions will take place at Novice Schola in the Barony of Bergental on March 8. This event is traditionally for newcomers to learn about life in the Society, and thus there is no site fee required. Donations to defray the site cost are gratefully accepted.
The event will take place at the Bethesda Lutheran Church in Springfield, MA. Their Excellencies Bergental will be cooking a dayboard, which will be a separate fee still to be determined. Instead of a feast, they will be taking names for reservations at the Munich Haus Restaurant in Chicopee.
For further information, contact Sir Cedric of Armorica.
Filed under: Events Tagged: bardic champions, Bergental, Kings and Queens Champions
His Royal Highness Prince Brennan wishes to make it known that recommendations to be considered for Their Highnesses’ first polling must be submitted by prior to Friday, January 10th.
Any recommendations received after that will be considered for Their second polling.
Filed under: Official Notices Tagged: deadlines, pollings
A 16th century German law, Reinheitsgebot, laying out the purity of beer, should be included in UNESCO's list of famous traditions, according to the country's beer industry. Over 5,000 beers still carry the law's seal which requires that only water, barley, yeast and hops may be used to brew beer.
A mite late, perhaps, but still of note, we bring you a special Christmas present: Reno erat Rudolphus, complete with score so you can sing along.
So, you want to be the Pennsic Mayor? Bids for Pennsic 45 (2016) will be accepted until 1 May 2014. Please see the details of the bid process on the Documents page of the East Kingdom Seneschal’s Website. All interested parties are encouraged to thoroughly read all of the pages linked from the box on that page.
Bid packets are to be copied to the Seneschals of the Kingdoms of Aethelmearc, the East, and the Middle, as well as the East Kingdom Crown and Coronet.
Filed under: Pennsic Tagged: Pennsic, seneschal
Archaeologists working at the site of a 12th century crusader grave in Hyvikkälä, Janakkala, Finland were puzzled to find the remins buried with two swords from different historical periods.
Archaeologists excavating the remains of an Anglo-Saxon in Lyminge, Kent have discovered a game piece "made from a hollow piece of bone closed with delicately turned wooden caps, held in place with a bronze pin," part of a high-end backgammon set. (photo)