Pennsic War

Pennsic Artisans' Row quest and survey

THL Fiadnata ó Gleann Àlainn, Dean of the School of Applied Arts (Artisans Row) for Pennsic University 39, requests the help of Pennsic attendees to locate a lost item and to fill out a survey relating to the activity.

Pennsic bumped forward in 2013 by National Fireworks Convention

Cooper's Lake Campground will play host to the National Fireworks Convention in August 2013, bringing $4.5 Million to Butler County, PA and bumping the Pennsic War forward to July.

I Genesii photos online

Master Broom reports that he has published an album of photos from a performance of the Comedia dell'arte group I Genesii. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

Pennsic Battlefield cookbook now available

Fans of Pennsic's Battlefield Bakery will be glad to know that a cookbook, authored by Bakery proprietors Marian Walke (aka Marian of Edwinstowe, aka Old Marian) and Bonnie Feinberg, is now available.

Pennsic XXXIX Woods Battle video online

Mark Piszczor, a graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University's Entertainment Technology Center, has created a shot video shot during the Pennsic XXXIX Woods Battle as research footage for a student project called Ethereal. The footage is available on YouTube.

East Kingdom wins Pennsic War 39

A very hot and humid Pennsic 39 is over, and the East Kingdom has claimed overall victory of this year's War.

Pennsic Artisans' Row coordinator seeks missing bag with records

Lady Fiadnata ó Gleann Àlainn is offering a reward for the safe return of a missing tote bag containing important Pennsic records from Artisans' Row.

Pennsic Featured in Broad Street Review

Kristen Eaton has written a column on Pennsic for the mundane arts and culture site Broad Street Review.  "To me," she writes, "[Pennsic is] a cross between a university history department, a theater, a really great pub, and a really bad frat party."

Children's Water Battle reinstated for Pennsic 39

Thanks to a monumental effort on the part of Her Royal Majesty of Aethelmearc, Tessa, and a team of Shadowclans members, the Pennsic Children’s Water Battle will take place after all.

Known World Children's Fete, Pennsic 39

Good Gentles, please join us for a day of friendship and jubilee on Wednesday, August 11th from 1 to 4 pm in the Barn for the Known World Children’s Fete.

SCA Discount at Ozark Medieval Fortress

THL Melandra of the Woods, who modernly works as the Education Coordinator for Ozark Medieval Fortress, has announced that the organization is offering a discount to traveling SCA folk on their way to or from three of the SCA's major events this year.

New marking convention for minors in armored combat with adults

Sir Tristen Sexwulf, Earl Marshal of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, reports on new conventions for marking minor involved in armored combat with adults.

WMAinSCA to offer classes at Pennsic 39

The WMAinSCA camp will again be offering a full series of Historical Martial Arts classes at Pennsic War 39 from August 4 - 11, 2010. The schedule includes sessions in longsword, rapier, dagger, poleaxe, and more.

Water Battle Rescue Hoped For

The economy and illness are attempting to take the Children’s Water Battle off the Pennsic schedule. Merriment is a hard thing to kill, though.

Fifteenth century revel at Pennsic 39

Her Excellency Countess Judith de Northumbria of the Kingdom of Drachenwald invites all to a 15th century revel on August 12, 2010 at the Pennsic War.

Kingdom Exchequers invited to subsidiaries class at Pennsic War 39

Tom Hughes, President of the SCA Inc., is offering a class for Kingdom Exchequers at the upcoming Pennsic War about the new SCA corporate subsidiaries.

Pennsic Children's Water Battle Canceled

Mistress Catherine Aimee Le Moyne, Pennsic University Chancellor, reports the sad news that the Shadow Clans has had to cancel the Children's Water Battle for Pennsic 39.

Auditions for Henry V at Pennsic 39

Master Lorcan Dracontius of Masquerade Medieval has announced that auditions for Shakespeare's Henry V will take place at Pennsic 39.

Volunteers still needed for Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic

Herrin Emeludt Haensler, Chancellor of Youth for the Kingdom of Atlantia, requests volunteers for the Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic 39.

Heralds' Point seeks volunteers for Pennsic XXXIX

Doña Juliana de Luna, Heralds Point coordinator for Pennsic War XXXIX, is seeking volunteers for the upcoming War.

A&S Point volunteers needed at Pennsic 39

Lady Helena Sibylla, A&S Point Coordinator, Pennsic 3, is seeking volunteers for the upcoming Pennsic War.

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 Independent announces publication date changes

Due to changes in the Pennsic Marketplace dates, The Pennsic Independent has changed its publication schedule. They will be publishing from Friday, August 6 to Friday, August 13.

Meet the SCA, Inc. BoD at Pennsic XXXIX

Pennsic attendees will have the opportunity to meet the Society for Creative Anachronism's Board of Directors at the upcoming War at a Town Hall Meeting.

Policy revised for youth at A&S classes for Pennsic 39

Master John von der Velde, Mayor of Pennsic 39, has issued an open letter to the populace concerning Pennsic 39 A&S policies.

Pennsic University requires adult supervision of minors attending classes

Mistress Chai’usun, Deputy Mayor for Cultural Affairs, PW 39, announced on July 6 that anyone under age 18 will need to be accompanied by "a responsible adult designated by the the parent" when attending classes in Pennsic A&S tents.

"Suburban Knights" photos feature SCA models

Photographs from E.F. Kitchen's new book, Suburban Knights: A Return to the Middle Ages, will be on display at the Powerhouse Arena in Brooklyn, New York beginning July 14. Kitchen will also sign copies of the book at Pennsic 39, and her work will be reviewed in the Pennsic Independent.

Teen Party at Pennsic XXXIX

Baroness Leonete D'Angely reports that there will be a Pennsic Teen Party at the East Kingdom Royal Encampment Monday, August 9, 2010 from 7:00-11:00 p.m.

Known World Players Announce Production of Euripides' Medea at Pennsic 39

The Known World Players company, whose motto is “Period plays in a period manner,” will mount its final production, Medea, at Pennsic 39. The performance will take place August 13 at 8 pm in the Performing Arts Pavilion.

Midrealmers to sponsor children's activity at Pennsic

Lady Seadhli Tova ingean Aindle reports that the Weldlake and Pentamere Youth and Children's Ministry will present It Takes My Child to RAze a Village : Pennsic Edition at Pennsic Youth Pointe August 9, 2010 from 11:00-4:00.