SCA

Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

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The SCA Board of Directors will meet July 19, 2008 in Seattle, Eashington.

Kingdom of An Tir
Seattle, WA Location:
Seattle, Washington

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

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The Board of Directors of the SCA will meet April 19, 2008 in Grapevine, Texas.

Kingdom of Ansteorra
Embassy Suites - Outdoor World
2401 Bass Pro Drive
Grapevine, TX 76051 Location:
Grapevine, Texas

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

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The Board of Directors of the SCA will meet January 26, 2008 in Tampa, Florida.

Kingdom of Trimaris
Embassy Suites - Tampa Airport / Westshore
555 North Westshore Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33609
Phone: (813) 875-1555 Location:
Tampa, Florida

"Conan the Barbarian, meets Braveheart, meets Monty Python"

Wayne Freedman of KGO in San Francisco, the ABC affiliate, takes a look at the SCA in a story subtitled "Not your typical weekend adventure." (photos)

Milpitas Office Power Outage

The Society for Creative Anachronism Office Complex will be without power on 1/4/08 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (P.S.T.) The fax machine and telephones will not be operational during that time.

SCA Inc. Announcement on Background Checks

Patrick Anderson, President of the SCA Inc., has made a brief announcement concerning the implementation of background checks for certain officials of the organization.

Known World Academy of the Rapier report and photos

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva reports on and shares photos from the recent Known World Academy of Rapier which took place in the Kingdom of Northshield November 30-December 2, 2007.

Conal's Corner

Conal's Corner, operated by Lord Conal Mac Nachtan, offers Society for Creative Anachronism themed shirts, hats, gifts, and more.

Persona Questions

I am in the process of developing my persona. I have gone so far as to create a bit of background for my persona (Guinevere's parents). I have a couple of questions reguarding Guinevere's mother:

Time period: 1499 A`ine has been educated by a Welsh man, Phelip. Phelip comes to A`ine's rescue. They get married with the blessing of A`ine's Father. A`ine and Phelip move to Wales because of the growing unrest between the Protestant and Cathloic's.

Position Opening - Pelican Sovereign of Arms

The Board of Directors is seeking candidates for the position of Pelican Sovereign of Arms of the SCA, Inc.

Position Opening - Wreath Sovereign of Arms

The Board of Directors is seeking candidates for the position of Wreath Sovereign of Arms of the SCA Inc.

Position Opening - Laurel Principal Sovereign of Arms

The Board of Directors is seeking candidates for the office of Laurel Principal Sovereign of Arms of the SCA, Inc.

Position Opening - Society Copyright Deputy

Society Chronicler is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Copyright Deputy. This is an unpaid position normally requiring less than 5 hours per week.

SCA Grand Council Nomination Announcement

Lord Wulfred Hansard of Richmond, Chairman of the Nominations Committee of the Grand Council of the SCA, Inc., announces that the Council is seeking applicants for the Council.

Society for Creative Anachronism Mission Statement

The Board of Directors has created a mission statement, business statement, and value statement for the Society for Creative Anachronism.

SCA Forums online

Ivhon Thorne has created an a website for online discussions about topics of interest to the SCA. SCA-Forums offers a centralized site for SCA information and a place to ask SCA-related questions.

President's Report of the October 2007 Board Meeting

Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., reports on the Board of Directors meeting which took place October 20, 2007 in Phoenix, Arizona

Position Announcement: Chief Technical Officer, SCA Inc.

The SCA Inc. seeks applicants for the position of Chief Technical Officer, for a three-year term beginning April 15, 2008. This is a part-time volunteer position requiring technical leadership and a commitment of approximately 10-15 hours per week plus availability for emergencies.

Viscount Sir Justin du Roc Made Laurel in Atenveldt, 44th Quadruple Peer in World

At Coronation on 3 November 2007, Their Royal Majesties Morgan and Livia, whose mugs were dry, asked His Excellency, Viscount Sir Justin du Roc, KSCA, OP, to get them refilled. When he had done so, Their Majesties surprised him with his Laurel as well, making him the 44th quadruple peer in the Known World.

Changes affect Canadian SCA participation

Meistari Katriona, Northshield Seneschal, reports that the Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism has voted to lower the Non-Member Surcharge (NMS) for in Canada from the current CA$4.00 to CA$3.00 to reflect the value of the American dollar.

The Passing of Viscount Sir Gaius Marcellus Librus Auklandus

Viscount Sir Gaius Marcellus Librus Auklandus, OL, OP, passed away from an apparent heart attack last week. He was living in the Kingdom of the West at the time, but had lived in many kingdoms over the course of his SCA life, including Atlantia, Meridies, Ansteorra, the East and Caid.

Norse Chieftain Dwarven Style Helm For Sale

The Norse Chieftain Helmet is an SCA combat-legal helmet, made with a dynamically sculpted face, made of 14 gauge hot rolled mild steel, some details are a "feather beard, and mustache" It was forged by Jenna Brocious of The Lonely Mountain Forge http://members.aol.com/gijchar/norchief.htm If you are interested please send me a private message or email Anthony: aburdge@si.rr.com for price quote or to make an offer

Laurel Sovereign Announcement

Beginning October 1, 2007, the College of Arms will begin to use e-mail as a means of notifying submitters of decisions at the Laurel level.

Nationwide fighter practice database

His Majesty Logan Ebonwoulfe, King of Atlantia, has created a database of fighter practices in the United States for newcomers or travelers looking for heavy fighting in the SCA.

SCA President releases statement regarding insurance

Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has issued an announcement from the SCA Board of Directors regarding insurance coverage affected by two civil lawsuits against the SCA.

Sneak Peek of the Upcoming Tournaments Illuminated

Do you get Tournaments Illuminated? You can get the very next issue if you call Member Services BEFORE SEPTEMBER 15TH!

Master William Blackfox Award Winners for AS 41

Outgoing Society Chronicler Magistra Nicolaa de Bracton has announced the Master William Blackfox Award winners for AS 41.

ReenactorClassifieds.com gives web sites of living history a free boost

Tom Higgins of ReenactorClassifieds.com has announced the creation of a website to help reenactors of various living history groups to connect online. (press release)

Volunteers Needed: Tournaments Illuminated Review Board

Tournaments Illuminated is looking for volunteers with expertise in all Society activities to volunteer for the new Tournaments Illuminated review board.

Twelfth Night gifts

Have you given or received a gift that was terrifically clever, unique or simple? Tournaments Illuminated is looking for short articles (75 to 125 words) about quick and easy Twelfth Night Gifts.