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Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism

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.

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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.

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.

Position Available: Editor, "The Compleat Anachronist"

Jason Williams, Chairman of the Society for Creative Anachronism Inc., has announced that applications are being accepted for the position of Editor of the Society's journal, The Compleat Anachronist.

SCA Makes "Ripley's Believe it or Not"

The SCA received a brief mention in the online version of Ripley's Believe it or Not for May 29, 2006.

Mistress Siobhán ní hEodhusa challenge

Siobhan Medhbh O'Roarke of the West Kingdom has issued a challenge to a quest of learning, in loving memory of her recently-departed namesake, Mistress Siobhán ní hEodhusa. This is the place where you can publicly record those goals, and see what other people are working toward. This time next year, Siobhan M. will contact you and ask how you're doing.

UC Berkeley journalism student covers SCA as class project

Jenn Buck, a student of Journalism at the University of California -- Berkeley, shares the results of a class project in which she did an investigative/human interest report of the SCA.

Position Available - President of the SCA Inc.

The SCA's Board of Directors is currently accepting applications for the position of President of the SCA Inc. This is an unpaid position requiring approximately 10-20 hours per week.

SCA President Linda Moore resigns to ascend the Northshield throne

Viscountess Gwyneth Felton, modernly known as Linda Moore, found herself in an unusual but pleasant position last weekend, as her friend, Siegfried von Kulmbach, who had asked her leave to fight for her in Northshield Crown Tournament, won the tournament and the right to name her Princess. As a result, Ms. Moore needed to resign from the SCA President's office to assume Her new station as Princess.

President's Report from SCA Board Meeting April 22, 2006

Linda Moore, President, SCA Inc., has posted a report of the Board of Directors meeting which took place April 22, 2006 in Richmond, Virginia.

Independent Filmmaker Numbers SCA Film Among Projects

Great Falls, Montana resident David Macasaet recently attended the 10th Annual Kansas City Filmmakers' Jubilee where he screened his new short film Donuts at Night. Macaset also has a film about the SCA in the works.

It's the SCA, Silly, Not Monty Python!

"In a forest clearing 16 miles from downtown Washington, scores of Vikings, knights and their ladies knocked lumps out of each other with three-pound rattan swords at the weekend and I swear it wasn't Monty Python," opens British journalist Elaine Monaghan in her tribute to the SCA.