Youth Activities

Activities intended specifically for the enjoyment of young people. (Apply this topic along with others to specify the type of activity.)

The Children Need You at the Known World Children's Fete

Lady Aine O Grienan is still seeking volunteers for the Known World Children's Fete at the upcoming Pennsic War.

Known World Children's Fete volunteers needed

Lady Aine O Grienan is seeking volunteers to help with the Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic 43. The fun-filled afternoon will take place the Wednesday of War Week.

Pennsic 2014 - Known World Children's Fete

The 2014 Pennsic - Known World Children's Fete will be held in the Great Hall on Wednesday of War Week, August 6th, from 1 pm to 4 pm.

Youth battle in Concordia of the Snows

Gavin Haley is the youth champion in the Northeast, in the East Kingdom. He, along with his comrades do battle each week, under the watchful eyes of his dad, Don “Asgar” Haley, as part of the youth combat program of the SCA groups Barony of Concordia of the Snows (based out of Albany, New York) and the Shire of Glenn Lynn. Eric Jenks of the Saratogian has the story.

Lilies War Website Updates

Eynon Llangenydd, Deputy Lilies War Webminister, reports that there are new additions to the website for Lilies War.

Introducing the SCA Youth and Family Achievement Program

From the 2010 SCA Census of the membership one of the key questions was about declining membership - when asked this question the fourth most cited reason was that families were finding it difficult to attend events with children, and that there was nothing for the children to do.

Estrella War February 4 Announcements

KNOWN WORLD Feb 4, 2014 Estrella War Announcement Digest

SCA Teen Surveys re-posted

Lady Saehildr barngo'dhr reports that she has re-posted two surveys regarding teen participation in the SCA. The surveys will be open until January 22, 2014.

Estrella War XXX Special Events Youth Activities

Estrella War XXX Announcement Digest Special Event Youth Edition Jan 10, 2014

Dad bonds with kids through the SCA

“It promotes honor, courtesy, generosity — a lot of things that are kind of missing in today’s society,” said Asgar Rolfson (Dan Haley) of Sarasota Springs, New York, about his sons' participation with him in the Society for Creative Anachronism. Meg Hagerty of the Post Star spoke with Lord Asgar for a Father's Day article.

Tournaments Illuminated Quest has family theme

Ariel has announced the latest Quest for Tournaments Illuminated: "SCA: Family Matters." Guest editor will be Guest Editor Erin Alderson, (Aldgytha of Ashwood.)

Pennsic youth shoot for "chocolate and glory"

Contestants in this year's Youth Archery Championship at Pennsic War competed for bronze pins, chocolate, and honor. The Pennsic Independent has the feature story.

Seeking Volunteers for Known World Children's Fete - Pennsic 42

We are seeking the help of volunteers with this years Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic. The Fete will be on July 31, 2013 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm at the Great Hall. Can you sing a song, dance a jig, paint a face, smile and laugh a lot, color a picture, have fun or any sort of other activities? Then we could use you.

Known World Children's Fete - Pennsic 42

Are you taking your kids to Pennsic? Do you want to make sure they are having fun? Then join us at the Known World Children’s Fete on Wednesday, July 31st, from 1:00-4:00 pm at the Great Hall.

Seeking Volunteers for Known World Children's Fete - Pennsic 42

Herrin Emeludt Hänsler, one of the organizers of the Known World Children's Fete for Pennsic War, is appealing for volunteers to make this year's edition of the activity a success.

Middle schoolers learn at New Jersey Ren Fair

It was a day of fun and learning at Readington Middle School, along with the Holland Brook School, in Readington Township, New Jersey when Readington held its annual Renaissance Fair. Renée Kiriluk-Hill of the Hunterdon Democrat has the story.

Children's and Youth Choirs at Pennsic

Lady Rachel Dalicieux reports that this year's Pennsic War will feature a Children's Choir and Youth Choir performance at the Known World Choir and Friends Concert.

Steppes Warlord photos online

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created an album of photos from Steppes Warlord, which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available to view on Flickr.

"Romans Revealed" project allows children to "dig" into diversity of Roman Britain

A new interactive website, aimed at children, has been launched by the Runnymede Trust and archaeologists from the University of Reading. The site focusses on the diversity of Roman Britain by allowing children to learn about Roman residents such as the ‘Ivory Bangle Lady,’ a "high status young woman of North African descent who remains were buried in Roman York."

[OUT] Tourney @ Bloodstone Cairn

Come join us at the Baron Patrick Grove at the Cornerstone Park. A day of tournaments and games for all. Both Heavy and Rapier, Prize for Champion in both categories.

[OUT] Clan Wars

The Shires of Nahrun Kabirun and White Mountain Invite you to join us at Clan Wars AS XLVIII (48) Friday, August 2, 2013 @2 pm through Sunday August 4, 2013 @ 2 pm, Cedar Creek (Sam Tobias Campground), 901 Mechem Drive,Ruidoso, NM 88345

[ATE] Gawd Awful Grail

Avert your eyes!  The Grail will make its annual appearance on Saturday, April 27, 2013!  Please join us at Greenfields Country Day School as we watch unbelted fighters vie for the honor (some say punishment) of hosting this terrible relic within their home.

[MID] Battle Of The Inland Seas XIX!

Battle Of The Inland Seas XIX! Welcomes Butts & Bales!!!! MAY 17-19, 2013

Deadline approaches for Pennsic 42 youth classes

Lord Martyn de Halliwell, Department Head for Youth Point, Pennsic XLII, reports that the deadline for registering to teach classes for the Youth and Family Track at the War is April 15, 2013.

[WES] Fool’s Revel

Come! One and all to the Barony of Winter’s Gate, Fool’s Revel, on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Celebrate the masque including, a Boffer Tourney, a Feast of Fools and a performance of Oberson the Fairy Prince, at Fool’s Revel!

Volunteers sought for Youth Point and Youth & Family Track Classes at Pennsic 42

Lord Martyn de Halliwell, Dept. Head, Youth Point, Pennsic XLII, is seeking volunteers to help with Youth Point at the upcoming War.

Pennsic 42 announces new Youth & Family Track classes

Lord Martyn de Halliwell reports that a new Youth and Family Track has been created for the University at Pennsic 42.

[ANT] Bar Gemels XXVIII

With Spring and the beginning of the tourney season comes time to gather in the Tavern at Bar Gemels, April 26-28, 2013.

[CAI] GalaSahid Anniversary

Once again the shire of Al-Sahid and the Canton of Gallavally will celebrate their anniversaries together. We would like to invite one and all to join us in a fun and relaxing day.

[ATE] Great Helm

Greetings to all! It is time once again to gather in The Gem of Atenveldt, Tir Ysgithr, for Great Helm! Join us to see who our new Baronial guard will be!