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Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism

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.

BoD Still Considers Administrative Suspension of Participation

Viscountess Gwyneth Felto (Linda S. Moore), President, SCA Inc. has addressed the recent call for commentary regarding changes to the Governing Documents dealing with uspension of member participation.

Q2 2006 Chairman's Letter to the Membership: Myths & Questions

Jason Williams (Duke John ap Gwyndaf), Chairman, SCA Inc., addresses myths and questions about the SCA's Board of Directors in his Second Quarter Letter.

Historic SCA Photos Sold on eBay

Forty black & white photographs from an early SCA tournament held in Portland, Oregon in 1977 were recently sold on eBay.

SCA on Neo-Monster-Island [PG-13]

You never know where SCA references will pop up! This time it's on a comic website called Neo-Monster-Island.

Position Available: Society Webminister

The SCA is seeking candidates for the position of Society Webminister, a deputy to the Society Chronicler.

Proof at last: The Internet is Period!

There are those in our beloved Society who believe that the use of computers and the Internet, however convenient, somehow contaminates our historical accuracy. Some of these naysayers, to be sure, are rogues and scoundrels of the most common sort, yet others are of noble and virtuous demeanor and are merely misguided in their thinking.

Alice's Restaurant SCA Library Movement

From today's edition of the Ermine Spot, a list for the Barony of the Flaming Gryphon, Kingdom of the Middle, comes this challenge. It is forwarded by Contessa Tamara Di Firenze, who sees Mistress Jadwiga, and raises to the SCA at large.

Comments sought as SCA Board considers temporary administrative sanctions

Linda S. Moore (Viscountess Gwyneth Felton), President, SCA Inc., is seeking comments from the Memberships regarding a new policy to temporarily prohibit a member from participating in SCA activities.

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

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The Board of Directors will hold its April meeting in the Barony of Caer Mear on 22 April, 2006.

The Board meeting is open to all.

April 22, 2006
Kingdom of Atlantia
Embassy Suites
2925 Emerywood Parkway
Richmond, VA 23294 Location:
Barony of Caer Mear (Richmond, Virginia)

Curious George at West Kingdom Court

Curious George learns all about the SCA at a West Kingdom event in this delightful essay by Lady Jehanne de Wodeford.

Society Still Seeking Exchequer

Linda S. Moore (Viscountess Gwyneth Felton), President, SCA Inc., has announced that the Society is still accepting applications for Society Exchequer.

SCA Courtiers Discussion Group

Master Niccolo Gianfigliazzi Genovese has announced the creation of a new SCA duscussion group: SCA Courtiers.

Comments Sought on Board of Directors Nominees

Linda S Moore, (Viscountess Gwyneth Felton), President, SCA Inc., is seeking comments on a number of nominees to the SCA Board of Directors.

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

Treasures of Early SCA History

On her projects page, Mistress Therasia von Tux provides scanned documents from the Twelfth Night Roll "used in 1968 (AS 2) to create the chivalry as an order, create the order of the laurel plus create the first dukes."

Mistress Roen Marie de Lacy, called la Dentellere, Passes

Sir Emeric Wendel reports on the recent death of Mistress Roen Marie de Lacy, called La Dentelleire who died of breast cancer March 9, 2006.

SCA Centric Podcast

Richard fitzWilliams and Kith the Silent have announced production of an SCA-oriented podcast.

Society Chronicler's Policy Online

Magistra Nicolaa de Bracton, Society Chronicler, has posted an electronic copy of the Society Chronicler Policies on the her official home page of the SCA website.