Youth Activities

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

[ATL] Chalice of the Sun God VI: Leda's Twins

Once again, the cry goes forth for all heroes to vie for glory and honor in the Chalice Championships. And for those who choose to attempt it, there is the legendary "Chalice of the Sun God," the cup of Helios given to Hercules in the course of his labors. This year the theme is Leda and her twins. Read about the myth on Wikipedia. Please join us for this unique challenge!

[ATL] War of the Wings IV

Once again there is cause for the Baronies of Sacred Stone and Black Diamond to meet on the fields of Elchenburg Castle to seek resolution to conflict. With the help of their friends they will strive to settle their differences throug artistic, scientific, heraldic and martial competitions.

SCA featured on the Mini-Page

The July 4-10, 2009 issue of the popular newspaper insert for children, The Mini Page, looks at interesting facts about the Middle Ages, and uses members of the SCA to illustrate them. The photos included in the issue were taken at Pennsic.

[OUT] Warders of the Western Gate

For many years now, the Western Border of our magnificent Kingdom, which is watched over by the mighty Barony of Fontaine dans Sable, has been kept safe. This is largely due to the great efforts and strength of the Warders of the Western Gate, the Champions of Their Excellencies of Fontaine dans Sable.

[LOC] Border War XII

This year Border War is being held in the North Ward of the Shire of Bordescros, in the heartland of Loch Alba.

[WES] How to Host a War!

Come and join the Barony of Darkwood for a weekend of warmongering! Learn all facets of organizing and running a war event, from battlefield leadership to support crew, autocrating to manning the line. Play at games of war! Polish up the skills and tactics!

[NOR] CAM Boar's Head XXXII

The Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr and Their Excellencies Kateryn of Cornwall and Alasdair Calum Montgomery present Boar’s Head XXXII!

[EAL] A Kid in King Roak’s Court

Come join us for a day of medieval classes and entertainment for kids and parents alike at A Kid in King Roak’s Court a.k.a. The Children’s Event

YouthCombat.com offers help to young fighters

Lord Wulf cu Battell of the Shire of Arenal has crated a website to "help parents and children interested or already involved in Youth Combat to find more information and help further the Youth Combat program."

East Kingdom Teen Party at Pennsic

Baroness Leonete and Mistress Ardenia report that the East kingdom will sponsor a Teen Party on Monday August 3, 2009 at at the east Kingdom Royal Encampment.

[ANT] Dragon’s Down

The Shire of Fire Mountain Keep invites you to attend our Heavy Tournament Saturday. Our Rapier Tournament will be Sunday am! Also there will be Archery.

[ANT] Autumn War

My Lords and Ladies. The Barony of Blatha an Oir and the Barony of Stromgard, being unable to settle their differences peacefully, have 'regretfully' announced that they have no choice but to settle them on the battlefield.

In Need of Volunteers for Children's Fete

Lady Elisabeth Hänsler reports that volunteers are still needed for the Children's Fete at the upcoming Pennsic War.

Estrella War positions available

Reynier de Vriere, Estrella Internal Media Deputy reports that deputies are still needed for several Estrella War positions.

[ATL] Atlantia Fall Coronation

Their Royal Highnesses Vladimir and Kalisa have chosen the lands of Stierbach to take their elevation to the Rightful Throne of Atlantia. Messengers have informed them that Stierbach’s Natal Celebration has been set for the last weekend in August. TRHs have chosen to join the two into one massive celebration. Pack your wagons and journey to Stierbach for what will be the event of the season!

Needed: Pennsic Children's Fete Volunteers

Her Majesty Queen Esa of the Kingdom of Atlantia reports that volunteers are needed for the Atlantia-sponsored Children's Fete held each year at the Pennsic War.

Utah kids follow “path to knighthood” at Ren Faire fundraiser

It was a fun trip to the past recently for kids in Logan, Utah as members of the local SCA group helped them learn about chivalry. The event was a fundraiser for the Whittier Center, where the group holds its meetings. David Felix of the Herald Journal reports.

Defending the Gate photos online

Baroness Rhonwen has announced that she has created an album of photos from Defending the Gate which took place recently in the Kingdom of Atlantia. The album has been uploaded to her SmugMug website.

[ANT] River's Bend Defender Tourney & War

The Shire of River's Bend does send you greetings and invites you to attend River's Bend Defender's Tourney and Last Chance War Practice before Antir/West War. Come put the final work on battle plans before the Great War with the West!!!

[ATE] Fabric War & Baronial A&S Competition

Now, for the first time, two of your favorite events: Fabric War and Baronial A&S Competition under the same roof. When and where you say? June 27, 2009 at the Avondale Boy's and Girl's Club.

Fabric War will be held in the gym and A&S will be held in the game room. The combining of the two events offer the best of the best and ensures a different adventure in every room.

[OUT] Enduro North 2

Halfway through the journey, still alive, you find yourself in a darkened forest. You have lost the straight path. As you look about, lost, a figure comes before you - a poet, feeble from long years spent mute. It is Virgil, and he will be your guide as you make your way through the trials and tribulations of Enduro North 2: Dante's Enduro!

No Children's Theatre at Pennsic 38

Mistress Rhonwen glyn Conwy and THL Tyzes "Zsof" Sofia have announced that there will be no Children's Theater at this year's Pennsic War.

[ART] Dragons Tear XXV

Once again it is time for our Shire Heavy Championship at Dragons Tear. But before any can say it is just another event, please keep in mind that this year’s event will mark Dragon Tear’s Silver Anniversary. In keeping with past tradition, our meal package will include a Friday evening soup kitchen, a wonderful breakfast with a refreshing lunch on Saturday followed by our delectable feast that will be outlined below. On Sunday morning, we will have food set out for those who want to forge for a bite before breaking camp.

[GLE] Gleann Abhann Live Weapons Championship

Summer is approaching. How do you intend to welcome it in? Why not come to Camp Taloha in Pine Bluff, AR June 5-7 for the Gleann Abhann Live Weapons Championship!

[CAL] Cattle Raids XIV

The Barony of Mag Mor presents: Cattle Raids XIV: A Day in the Black Forest (A Landsknecht's Dream) August 21-23, 2009

[NOR] Border Skirmish VI

The the Shire of Ravenslake and the Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr welcome all who come to share in the fun! What are we planning? There are lots more details to work out, but definitely camping, archery/TW (pending marshals), heavy and rapier of course, youth activities of some sort (boffer is still TBD). Burn-your-own at the communal grills on Saturday night, roasted potatoes provided. Bardic circles Friday and Saturday night. A&S classes and activities and merchants selling their wares.

[ANT] An Tir- West War

Armies are set to gather on the borders of An Tir and the West. The war crows call to the mightiest kingdoms of the known world. Songs will be sung of hero's deeds. Let your names be among them. We meet on the fields of battle the 2nd of July, 2009 for four days of glorious war and merriment at An Tir/ West War.

Danegeld Tor Championship and Mini-Collegium photos online

Áine de Lacy reports that she has created an album of photos from the recent Championship and Mini Collegium which took place recently in the Shire of Danegeld Tor, Kingdom of the West.

[GLE] Cracked Anvil XII

It's almost time for Cracked Anvil XII. On May 30, for one day only, the Shire of Smythkepe will bring you Seafarers of the Middle Ages. We are planning avast array of activities for you to enjoy. Heavy Weapons competitions (Ship to Ship Battle, Loot Deck Tourney and the Gleann Abhann Tournament of Champions Qualifier). Rapier Battles include Burning Ship Battle, Boarding the Ship/Bridge Battle, and Smythkepe Defender Tourney.

[ATE] Wasteland Games

As the warm dry winds gently blow across the high desert wasteland…….ok so maybe they are gusting but that will not stop the Shire of Windale from preparing for Wasteland Games.