Pennsic War

Feat of Arms, Pennsic 35

Don Iago Benitez and THL Alric of the Mists have announced a Feat of Arms on Saturday August 12, 2006 at Pennsic War XXXV.

Pennsic Independent Subscriptions Available Online

Mistress Heirusalem, Publisher of the Pennsic Independent, has announced that once again subscriptions to Pennsic's on-site newspaper will be available online.

Pennsic Bardic Books Online

Brion Enkazi and Michael Alewright have announced that draft versions of the Pennsic XXXV Bardic Books are available to view and download online. The Bardic Books list schedules of bardic activities at Pennsic.

Pennsylvania Road Survey

Drivers traveling through western Pennsylvania this summer may find themselves asked to complete surveys regarding their travel plans, according to Mark Celko of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. The surveys will be conducted at 25 checkpoints throughout a ten county area.

Travelers Beware: Illinois Using Radar Cameras in Work Zones

The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced that the State Police has begun using radar cameras to target motorists speeding in work zones. If caught on camera, travelers can expect to receive a fine of $375 in the mail for a first offense.

Pennsic XXXV to Feature Youth A&S Display

Mistress Safia al-Khansaa', Pennsic Youth Arts and Sciences Coordinator, has announced that Pennsic XXXV will feature a Youth Arts & Sciences Exhibition for children up to age 18.

Be a Hero, Save a Life at Pennsic War

Baroness Angelique d'Herisson has announced that there will again be a blood drive at the Pennsic War. This year's drive will take place Friday August 11 and Monday August 14, 2006.

Surviving the Pennsic Troll

Master John von der Velde, Troll for Pennsic 35, sends warmest greetings and some helpful information to help you check in at Pennsic Troll.

Pennsic land allocation delay soon over

Baron Devon Adair Bartholomy, the Deputy Mayor for Land for this year's Pennsic War, has announced that land agents for groups will receive their land assignments this week.

Pennsic XXXV General Schedule Online

A schedule for events and activities at Pennsic XXXV is now available on the Pennsic website.

"Lion in Winter" in the Summer

"The Masquerade Medieval" is planning a performance of Lion In Winter for Pennsic 36. This is new company forming in the East Kingdom and Atlantia under the direction of Baron Lorcan Dracontius of Bhakail.

Volunteers Needed for Pennsic Children's Fete

Their Excellencies Countess Denise and Baroness Kisaiya of the Kingdom of Atlantia are looking for volunteers to help with the Annual Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic XXXV. Needed are performers, craft helpers and general volunteers who like to work with children.

SCA Skills Translate to Disaster Skills?

Lord Stephan Calvert deGrey reports that SCA members in the Barony of Endless Hills (Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA) and the Shires of Sterlynge Vayle (Binghamton, NY) and Coppertree (Utica, NY) in Æthelmearc were hard hit by recent torrential rains and flooding. One SCA member, THL Keran Roslin, makes note of how her SCA equipment and skills helped prepare for disaster.

Pennsic A&S Exhibition Pre-Reg Closes July 31

Dame Catriona MacDuff, Coordinator of the Pennsic 35 Arts and Sciences Exhibition, would like to remind Pennsic artisans that pre-registration for the A&S Exhibition ends July 31, 2006.

Memorial Reception for Master Johan von Traubenberg at Pennsic

With the gracious permission of Their Majesties, Malcolm and Tessa of AEthelmearc, a reception will be held in memory of the late Master Johan von Traubenberg at the Pennsic War.

Pennsic University Class schedule is now on-line

The Honorable Lord Cathan MacCullaich, Chancellor of the Pennsic University, today announced the release of the University Class schedule.

Rabbit's Foot Meadery

Rabbit's Foot Meadery produces fine hand-crafted mead, honey wine, cyser and braggots. Their recipes and methods have been perfected over a period of more than fourteen years and combine the latest in fermentation technology with historical recipes to create unique meads in a style that is like no other. All of their mead, ciders and braggots are produced using the finest honey available without the addition of preservatives or other additives and contain no added sulfites.

Pennsic XXXVI to Move Dates

Her Excellency Baroness Rosamund Beauvisage, Mayor for Pennsic War XXXVI, has announced that the 2007 War will take place one week earlier.

Pennsic Merchant Rebuilds After Fire

Your Innner Vagabond, the Pennsic merchant which recently suffered a devastating fire, will be selling online gift certificates to be redeemed at Pennsic in order to raise money to rebuild their business.

Inner Vagabond destroyed by fire.

From a report from the Owners, AJ & Andrew, it appears that the Inner Vagabond, a migratory middle-eastern styled coffee house, jewelry and household goods shop, was destroyed by fire on Mother's Day. There was no loss of life, only personal goods.

A Zero Waste Pennsic

Sharon Gordon has a radical idea: A Zero Waste Pennsic, one where the SCA's huge annual event does not add to the local landfill as well as the local economy.

Pennsic Youth A&S Display Slated

Mistress Safia al-Khansaa' has announced that there will be a Youth A&S Exhibition at Pennsic 35. It will give "children of all ages a chance to shine as artists and craftspeople in their own right."

Throwing Down the Bardic Gauntlet

Lady Chiara da Montepulciano, Royal Bard to King Brion of the East, has issued a challenge to the royal bards of the Known World to match her talents with a bardic offering at the Pennsic War.

Department of Homekingdom Security warns of threat to Pennsic 35

Those planning to attend Pennsic 35 should pay particular heed to the following report.

Pennsic Online Pre-Registration Extended, Fees Raised

Online pre-registration for individuals for Pennsic XXXV has been extended until June 15, 2006. Mail-in pre-registration ends May 15, 2006. There has also been an increase in fees due upon arrival.

Pennsic War XXXV

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Pennsic War XXXV will attract approximately 10,000 (or more) SCAdians from all around the world.

More info at http://www.pennsicwar.org/ Location:
Cooper's Lake Campground, Slippery Rock PA (USA), Aethelmearc

Cooper's Crack Good for Fighters!

In an article on the March 15, 2006 edition of NPR's Morning Edition, it was reported that researchers have found that chocolate milk is better for athletes than Gatorade™.

Artwork Needed for Pennsic Event Booklet

Mistress Chai'usun, the Pennsic Publications Deputy, is seeking artwork to appear in the Pennsic XXXV event booklet.

Pennsic University Teacher Registration Online

Lady Despina, Registrar for the Pennsic university, has announced that teacher sign-up for Pennsic XXXV is now available on the Pennsic website.

Call for Silent Heralds and Signers for Pennsic 35

Lady Sara de Lindley, Aethelmearc Chief Silent Herald, is calling for signers to volunteer for the Silent Heralds program for Pennsic XXXV.