Pennsic War

Trimaris' King readies troops for Pennsic combat

It was raining in West Palm Beach, Florida, but that didn't stop King Mittion of the Kingdom of Trimaris from leading a fighter practice at a local park to prepare for the Pennsic War. Paul Quinlan of the Palm Beach Post was on hand for the story. (Photos and video)

Pennsic 18 Woods Battle

Scutari shares a rare look inside a Pennsic Woods Battle with a video on YouTube. The video was shot at Pennsic 18 (1989).

Known World Beekeepers Gather at Pennsic 37

Beekeepers and prospective beekeepers throughout the SCA gathered at the first annual Beekeepers' Soiree at Pennsic 37 on Wednesday, August 7th.

Fools to gather at Pennsic War!

Sophia the Orange reminds all fools and followers of fools that the annual Pennsic Fools Parade will take place Tuesday August 5, 2008 at 5:30 p.m. All are welcome!

European Dance at Pennsic 37

The European dance schedule for Pennsic 37 has been finalized and posted online.

Pennsic A&S Exhibition returns to War

Conde Fernando Rodriguez de Falcon reports that once again a company of artisans will be setting up active Arts and Sciences demonstrations in the middle of the merchant area at the Pennsic War.

Volunteers needed for Pennsic Heralds' Point

Ailis Linne, Heralds Point Administrative Deputy, is calling for volunteers of all levels of experience and talent to spend some time at Pennsic's Heralds' Point.

Britain Before the Domesday at Pennsic

Baroness Eithni ingen Talorgain invites Pennsic War attendees to take part in "Britain before the Domesday," a day of activities celebrating early medieval Britain.

Come and meet the SCAtoday.net staff at Pennsic

Ever wonder about the faceless webgeeks behind the scenes of SCAtoday.net? Come meet Publisher Justin and Editor-in-Chief Milica (and any of our reporters that we can drag in) at an SCAtoday.net Meet & Greet at the Pennsic War.

SCAtoday.net Meet & Greet at Pennsic

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Come meet SCAtoday.net's Publisher Justin and Editor-in-Chief Milica for an hour-long Meet in Greet at Pennsic. Location:
Pennsic War (Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania)

Britain Before the Domesday

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Please join us at Pennsic for a day of activities celebrating early medieval Britain. There will be space for A&S displays, Artisans’ Row type activities, small classes, and general opportunities to discuss early Britain. Cold beverages and light snacks will be served.

Please contact the coordinator if you are interested in teaching a short class, showing a piece in the A&S display, or demonstrating an activity on our Artisans’ Row. Location:
Pennsic War (Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania)

Pennsic Independent Offers New Mailing Option

The Pennsic Independent offers a new mail-home subscription option to help with delivery problems.

Queen Branwyn invites practioners of the Bardic Arts to perform at Pennsic

Fridrikr, Sylvan Bard of the Kingdom of Aethelmearc, reports that Her Majesty, Queen Branwyn is a lover of the bardic arts and invites "Bards, jongleurs, story-tellers, skalds, and others of the Bardic persuasion, to visit Aethelmearc Royal Encampment in the evenings at Pennsic to ply their trade!'

Masquerade Medieval to hold audtions for "A Man for All Seasons" at Pennsic

Master Lorcan Dracontius of Bhakail reports that Masquerade Medieval will hold auditions for a production of A Man for All Seasons to be presented at Pennsic 38.

Pennsic: Firewood quarantine

Mistress Jessa d'Avondale, Pennsicwar.org webmaster, reports that last year's Pennsylvania firewood quarantine is still in effect.

Known World Canine Meeting

Katla, Kingdom Houndmistress of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, has announced that the Known World Canine Meeting will be held at Pennsic on Tuesday August 5, 2008 from 2-4 pm.

Chirurgeonate at Pennsic

Lady Elizabeth Reed, Chirurgeon in Charge for Pennsic 37, reports on activities of the Chirurgeonate and First Aid Point at Pennsic XXXVII.

Pennsic XXXVII class schedule now online

The Pennsic University class schedule is now available to view in either PDF or Microsoft Word™ format on the Pennsic XXXVII official website.

A Pennsic revelation

The new view from the Pennsic war courtesy of Mehrit: McStella!

Volunteers needed for Pennsic Children's Fete

Baroness Hanim Kisaiya Zingara reports that volunteers are needed for the Pennsic Children's Fete which will take place Wednesday August 6, 2008 from 1:00 until 4:00 p.m. (Click "original article" below for more details)>

Pennsic 37 Blood Drive - Be a Hero, Save a Life at Pennsic War

Baroness Angelique d'Herisson reminds everyone that the Pennsic Blood Drive will be held August 1 and 4, 2008 at Zion Baptist Church.

Pennsic Independent Announces Podcasts

The Pennsic Independent is proud to announce the addition of podcasts.

Pennsic Ride Share

In light of the current trend in gas prices, a Pennsic Ride Share mailing list has been set up to exchange offers of rides or for those looking for rides.

Dancing at Pennsic 37

Judith de Nothumbria, Dance Coordinator for Pennsic 37, has posted a number of announcements regarding dancing at the War on the Pennsic Dance website.

"Forbidden Pennsic - the (Filked) Musical" pokes fond fun at the event

Shlomo Korobeinik reports that the Known World Players will be presenting "Forbidden Pennsic - the (Filked) Musical" at Pennsic XXXVII. Lord Shlomo is the author of the musical/comedy.

It begins with a floating Burning Man...

Homesteading on the high seas? A radical idea? Not to Peter Thiel, who sees it as a new frontier. Thiel's partner in the concept is Patri Friedman, son of Duke Cariadoc, who compares the idea of "getting away from it all" with his childhood experiences at Pennsic.

Youth A&S Exhibition at Pennsic War XXXVII

Mistress Safia al-Khansaa', Pennsic 37 Youth Arts and Sciences Exhibition Coordinator, has announced that there will once again be a Youth A&S exhibition at Pennsic.

Known World Players announce change of schedule

THL Tyzes Sofia, founder and managing director of the Known World Players, has announced schedule changes for the company.

Pennsic XXXVII pre-registration ends May 15, 2008

For those planning to attend Pennsic War XXXVII, pre-registration ends May 15, 2008. Online registration ends June 15, 2008.

Pennsic University website online

Mistress Jessa d'Avondale, PennsicWar.org Webmaster, has announced that the Pennsic University website is now ready for use.