August 24th, 2004
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 15:34
The National Museum of Ireland has issued a statement dismissing claims by a Swedish researcher that Ireland was the legendary Atlantis.
Submitted by Ceinwen on Tue, 2004-08-24 11:39
Benjamin Schragger, former youth leader for the Shire of Eisental and East Kingdom Dean of Pages, has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to eleven counts of sexual and other inappropriate conduct with minors.
Submitted by Webmaster on Tue, 2004-08-24 11:37
The SCAtoday.net web site has been enhanced so that any registered user can submit event notices directly, rather than having to email them to our editors.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 10:36
The members of the Barony of Knight's Crossing will soon be joining forces with our fellows to decide once and for all (at least for this year) which is most tasty - Medieval Sweets or Modern Cookies. Come join us on 27-29 August, 2004 at the Youth Campground, D-64747 Breuberg-Wald-Amorbach.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 10:22
The Shire of Heraldshill proudly presents St. Augustine's Faire Aug. 27, 2004 at 5 PM until Aug. 29, 2004 at 12 PM (noon).
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 09:53
One and all are invited to attend this Grand Event, the Coronation of Rurik and Angelik, 14th King and Queen of the Sylvan Kingdom of AEthelmearc. So please join us for the celebration, co-hosted by the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands and the Incipient Shire of Kings Crossing.
Submitted by Mathilda on Mon, 2004-08-23 20:33
Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 3-5, just north of Tiffin in northwest Ohio. Site opens 5pm Friday, closes Sunday afternoon after cleanup. The site includes cabins, a camping area, a large fire ring, fields, woods, a feast hall, showers, and flushies. Site is wet.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-08-23 17:29
Grizel (of the Midrealm) has posted a photo album from Pennsic War 33.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2004-08-23 17:06
Calls have been made for an interpretive centre to be built near the site of a rural Viking settlement at Woodstown in Ireland.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-23 14:36
A unique tournmanet is coming up on the weekend of September 10-12, 2004. This will be the first tournament of its kind in Atlantia to demand that the victorious fighter demonstrate prowess in both armored and rapier combat.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-23 12:47
One of the oldest Renaissance Faires in the United States, the Sterling Renaissance Festival, was up for bids recently on eBay.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-23 12:11
The Shire of Isengau in succession of the Canton Roterde holds once again the quest for Fortunas Champion.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-23 12:03
Come join us in a delight for your gastronomic and bardic soul. Two days of cooking and merriment right at the end of the fall harvest season when the Barony of Windhaven Presents Cooks and Bards Symposium III.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-23 11:51
The Barony of the Sacred Stone would like to welcome each of you to our fine Barony to celebrate our Baronial Birthday with us which will be held at Kings Mountain State Park in northern South Carolina, September 10-12, 2004.
Submitted by arkell on Mon, 2004-08-23 10:45
Nineteen SCA groups in three kingdoms have joined forces to support the troops in the Middle East.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2004-08-23 10:35
Fans of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code are seeking the Holy Grail for themselves at Scotland's Rosslyn Chapel.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sun, 2004-08-22 22:16
A magnifcant 2,400 year old golden mask has been discovered in Shipka, Bulgaria, is thought to depict King Seutus III, a 5th century BC leader of the Thracians.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sat, 2004-08-21 15:38
Archaeologists say they have found what they believe to be the biggest medieval burial ground, in Newbury, Berkshire, near the 16th Century Litten Chapel.
Submitted by Lyneyea on Sat, 2004-08-21 12:27
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-08-21 08:38
Arts Minister Estelle Morris has deferred the export of the Macclesfield Psalter, a 14th century manuscript from East Anglia, to its purchaser, Los Angeles' Getty Museum, to give British bidders an opportunity to gather the funds to purchase it.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-08-20 13:51
New evidence from two different sources has placed the legendary Atlantis in either Spain or Ireland.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-08-20 13:03
Their Majesties Felix and Madeleina of the Middle Kingdom have proclaimed Rivenvale to be a full-status Shire, as of Midrealm Court at Pennsic 33.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-08-20 12:41
The Pennsic Independent web edition is available on the publication's web site.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Fri, 2004-08-20 12:15
Spanish authorities have conceded that the body interred at the Santa Maria cathederal in Seville, Spain are not those of famed explorer, Christopher Columbus.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-08-20 10:37
West Plains Daily Quill (West Plains, Missouri) staff writer Kimberly Martin reports on a demo by members of the local SCA chapter.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-08-19 19:23
Michael Lewis, a 14-year-old from Taunton who has joined a jousting re-enactment company performing at a castle in Devon, may be the youngest person in Britain to perform in jousting displays.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-08-19 17:15
The August 19 issue of the Pennsic Independent web edition is now available from the publication's web site.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2004-08-19 11:34
A canonball, believed to have been fired during the Siege of Leith, has been found at a local construction site.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-08-19 09:28
The Manawatu Standard reports on a model siege engine competition held by a historical re-enactment society in New Zealand, in which all the entries were constructed entirely of popsicle sticks, and had to be under a foot high.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-08-18 22:06
The memorial service for Margie Goforth, who passed away last week, was moved to a neighbor's house when her home was destroyed by fire.