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Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism

Site Created for Vintage SCA Photos

Folo Watkins has created a Flickr website to post vintage SCA photos (pre-1986). Those with photos from this era are invited to contribute.

New Society Marshal's Handbook Online

A new, downloadable version of the Society Marshal's Handbook is now available on the SCA, Inc. website.

William Blackfox Award Winners Announced

SCA Society Chronicler Mistress Nicolaa de Bracton announced the winners of the William Blackfox Awards for excellence in newsletter publication at Pennsic 35.

Teachers Sought for Known World Costume Symposium

Baroness Eithni ingen Talorgain is looking for instructors for the upcoming Known World Costuming Symposium which takes place November 26, 2006 in the Barony of Jararvellir (Madison, Wisconsin).

SCA on-line encyclopedia boasts 3,593 articles

Cunnan, a Wiki-style encyclopedia, now has almost 3600 articles available and more are added daily. First put on-line in 2003, Cunnan offers "information for re-enactors of the Middle Ages and Renaissance with a heavy slant towards members of the SCA."

Proposed Change to Corpora Regarding Administrative Suspension of Participation

Patrick Anderson, Interim President, SCA Inc., is seeking comments regarding a proposed amendment of Corpora dealing with the Administrative Suspension of Membership.

Known World Costuming Symposium

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The Kingdom of Northshield and the Barony of Jararvellir are proud to host the 2006 Knowne World Costuming Symposium in Madison, Wisconsin.

Site:
Edgewood College
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, Wisconsin
http://www.edgewood.edu

Hours:
Friday 4:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday 9:00am-1:00pm

http://www.students.uwosh.edu/~thens25/kwcostuming06/ Location:
Barony of Jararvellir (Madison, Wisconsin)

Darwin Awards Author at Pennsic

Wendy Northcutt, author of the Darwin Award books, attended Pennsic 35 and collected a few SCA stories for future volumes.

Antarctica Officially Part of Lochac

According to the official SCA geography page, "parts of Antarctica" are now officially part of the Kingdom of Lochac.

Pennsic 35 Chirurgeon Activities

Jason Williams, Chairman, SCA Inc., has published this official announcement concerning Chirurgeonate activities at Pennsic 35.

Known World Academy of the Rapier

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The Kingdom of Caid and the Barony of Lyondemere are proud to host the Known World Academy of the Rapier Sept 8-10, 2006 at the Los Angeles Airport Marriot in Los Angeles, California.

Event Pre-registration is now open!

The Deadline for Event Pre-Registration is August 18, 2006. This is also the cutoff for the group booking hotel rate, after that BOTH prices go up. Pre-Reg TODAY, before Pennsic, otherwise you may miss it! Location:
Barony of Lyondemere (Los Angeles, California)

Proposed Change to Corpora VI.D: Marshal of the Society

The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., is seeking comments regarding proposed changes to the position of Marshal of the Society.

Proposed Change to By-Laws VI.L: Board of Directors/Committees

The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. is seeking comments on proposed changes to regulations governing Board Committees.

SCA History Night to be Held at Pennsic 35

The Pennsic Independent reports that an exhibition on the history of the SCA will be displayed at Pennsic War 35.

President's Report from the July 15, 2006 Board Meeting

Patrick Anderson (Gabriel andvaka Kjotvason), Interim President for the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has posted a report on the SCA Board of Directors meeting held in Indianapolis, Indiana in July 15, 2006.

BoD petitioned to ban non-resident SCA royalty

A request has recently been sent to the Board of Directors to prohibit nonresident kings and queens in the SCA.

Calling all Confectioners and Subtlety Creators

The SCA Subtleties list is nearing its 2 year anniversary and now has over 200 members. If you're interested in researching and creating subtleties and illusion foods, but don't know where to start, this is a good introduction.

The SCA Subtleties e-list

This list is a forum for (but not restricted to) SCA members dedicated to the research and recreation of subtleties (also refferred to as sotelties, soltelties, etc.), entremets and illusion foods within SCA timeframe. We study documented recipes and examples of this food art from the Roman, Medieval and Renaissance sources as well as sharing our attempts at recreating our own versions. This is an exiting element of period cooking that is all too often overlooked.

Deadline Extended for Application for Compleat Anachronist Editor

Jason Williams, Chariman of the Board of Directors of the SCA, Inc. has announced that the deadline for applications for editor of the Compleat Anachronist has been extended.

Position Available: President of the SCA Inc. Deadline Extended

Jason Williams, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the SCA Inc., has announced that the deadline for applications for the position of President of the SCA, Inc. has been extended.

Positions Available: Editor & Art Director, Tournaments Illuminated

Jason Williams, Chairman of the Board, SCA, Inc., has announced that application deadlines for Editor and Art Director for Tournaments Illuminated have been extended.

Ansteorran Coronation Covered in the San Angelo Standard Times

The San Angelo Standard Times spent the entire day at Ansteorran Coronation this weekend in the Shire of Trelac.

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

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The SCA Board of Director's meeting will be held Saturday, 15 July 2006, in Indianapolis, Indiana. The meeting starts at 9 am. And as this is a business meeting and not an actual event, garb is not necessary.

Site info:
Embassy Suites/Indianapolis North
3912 Vincennes Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Phone: 317-872-7700

SCA.org info: http://www.sca.org/BOD/mtg-sked.html Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana

How SCAdians Use Libraries: a Survey

Mistress Jadwiga Zajaczkowa is requesting help with a research project to gather information on how SCA members and historic re-enactors use libraries.

Resurgence of "Old Things"

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! His Grace, Duke Sir Rolf the Relentless has won Crown Tourney in the West! Experts claim return of the "Old Things" is at hand!

The Sporadic Verses

The Sporadic Verses, a series of satirical stories written about imaginary SCA folk, and published in the 1990s in two local newsletters, are offered online for all the world to see.

SCA Grand Council Seeks Applicants

Brendan ap Llewelyn, Grand Council Nomination Committee Chairman, reports that the SCA's Grand Council is seeking candidate for membership to the Council.

Proceedings of the 2006 Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium Available

Barun Rory, Exchequer for the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann, has announced that CDs of the Proceedings of the 2006 Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium are available for sale.

CBS News Sunday Morning SCA TV Spot Archived Online

YouTube is currently hosting a video clip from a CBS News Sunday Morning program featuring the SCA.

The Sporadic Verses

Claimed to be "The Finest in SCA Satire Since AS Twentysomething", the Sporadic Verses is a humor site aimed at the SCA community.