Arts and Sciences

Activities and research related to trades, crafts, occupations, or daily life in the Middle Ages, as well as performing and fine arts.

Encampment at the Castle VI

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The Marche of Three Towers presents Encampment at the Castle VI June 16, 17, & 18, 2006 at the Mansfield Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio.

Mansfield Reformatory
100 Reformatory Road
Mansfield, Ohio 44905
419-522-2644

Pre-register with the Event Steward by June 9, 2006:

$8.00 per adult for the weekend (Max $24 per family)
$5.00 per adult Saturday only
Ages 6 to 13 half price Location:
Marche of Three Towers (Mansfield, Ohio)

Great Northeastern War XX

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Great Northeastern War is an annual event sponsored by The Province of Malagentia, which is the Southern Maine chapter of The Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. (SCA). It is a recognized SCA event, and all SCA rules apply.

http://www.gnewar.org/

Hebron Pines Campground
400 Buckfield Rd
Hebron, ME 04238

Hebron Pines Campground is site that caters to large weekend events for private groups. The site has a small bath house with flush toilets and showers, as well as a goodly-sized hall (suitable for holding court, or dancing, or what you will), and a limited number of pre-built firepits. Location:
Province of Malagentia (Hebron, Maine)

Sacred Stone Baronial Birthday

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It is my great pleasure and honor to announce Sacred Stone's Baronial Birthday Celebration. Mark your calendars and plan to come, relax and enjoy.

Name of Event: Sacred Stone Baronial Birthday
Date(s) of Event: September 8-10, 2006
Hosting Group: Canton of Brigte

Description: Come relax and celebrate the founding of Sacred Stone. Come tell your war stories and laugh and sing with friends. In the tradition of the Location:
Canton of Crois Brigte (Booneville, North Carolina)

Dragon's Tear XXII

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Shake a turban feather and join the Shire of Stan Wyrm in the XXII tournament of the Dragon's Tear. We've chosen a themed event entitled The Battle for Jerusalem. We plan not only to hold the armored combat tournament but also some melee scenarios including the Battle for Water and the Quest for the Spear of Destiny. Their majesties will be with us to see the halftime show by Mst. Mirr and her ladies. Location:
Shire of Stan Wyrm (Monarch, Montana)

War of the Roses

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The Shire of Flintheath would like to invite you to help fight for the red or white in our annual War of the Roses, 23-25 June 2006. Site opens at 17:00 on Friday and closes at 17:00 on Sunday. Win points for your team in the battle of minds at the games tables, bash for points in the woods battle, parry your way to points at fencing or shoot for the points in archery. We would also like you to show off your A&S for a populous bean count for points. Location:
Shire of Flintheath (Brandon, Suffolk, England)

Mermaid's Retreat XIII: Martial Mayhem

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Mermaid's Retreat XIII: Martial Mayhem, 1:00 pm June 9, 2006 thru 3:00 pm June 11, 2006 Camp Sinawa on Pigeon Lake, Valders, WI

Site fees: Friday Saturday Members w/ card $16.00 $12.00 Non-members $19.00 $15.00 Children 14 & under $ 7.50 $ 5.50 Adult fees include $1.00 donation to travel fund Cabins: Before May 1 After May 1 2 adult $25.00 $35.00 4 adult $40.00 $50.00 Feast Fee: $12.00 Children under 12 $6.00 Lap sitters free MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: SCA - TURM AN DEM SEE Pre-registration (with check) deadline was May 1. Please notify the Head Cook of any food allergies or special needs by May 1. Location:
Shire of Turm an dem See (Valders, Wisconsin)

Pirates, Knaves and Idiots

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PIRATES, KNAVES, and IDIOTS, JUNE 15-18, 2006

Sand Creek Campground
5861 Old Hwy 14 Beulah
WY 82712*

Get off I90 at Beulah Wyoming, turn left off tha freeway, an follow the dirt road an follow tha signs, we'll get ye thar!

Site opens as soon as ye get thar on Thursday and closes when yer leave on Sunday. (Let's say 3PM on Thursday and Noon on Sunday just ta make tha rules Goobs happy.) Location:
Noiregarde (Beulah, Wyoming)

Midrealm Crown Tourney pictures online

Master Phillip the Pilgrim has uploaded pictures of Midrealm's Spring Crown Tourney to his (brand new!) Flickr account.

Lilies A&S Schedule Announced

Cathus has announced that this year's Lilies War will feature a number of activities for those interested in the Arts and Sciences.

Barbarian Brawl 2006

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Greetings Noble Populace of Gleann Abhann! The Barony of Small Gray Bear invites you to join us for a day of fun in the sun on the campus of Arkansas State University: Beebe.

BARBARIAN BRAWL: Barbarians by Candlelight
July 22, 2006
Arkansas State University - Beebe
1000 West Iowa Street Beebe, Arkansas

Activities Include:
A&S Competitions Location:
Barony of Small Gray Bear (Beebe, Arkansas)

A Fun Day of A&S

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Come one, come all to the Shire of Blackwater Keep for the annual Arts & Sciences event on July 22-23 2006. Saturday will be filled with classes to beguile all minds, a savory feast, games aplently and a auction to finish the evening. Sunday will be filled with the practice of the Art of War and the Art of Archery where all good gentles can exercise their combat aptitudes. There will be an IKAC and possibility for Archery authorization. Location:
Shire of Blackwater Keep (Clovis, New Mexico)

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.

Iron and Ink Retreat

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Iron and Ink is offered as a weekend retreat for the Artisans of the Inland's Region of Central AnTir. However, anyone and everyone who desires to join in and take part are most welcome.

Members of the Most Ancient and Noble Order of the Laurel who reside in the Inlands Region are expressly invited to attend and teach their preferred art and to encourage their apprentices in the same. We would like to request Members of the Order of the Jambe de Lion and other Inlands Area Artisans also to please consider teaching a favorite art form at this event. Location:
Shire of Ambergard (Ephrata, Washington)

Northern Oaken War Maneuvers X

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The Barony of the Cleftlands and the Shire of Falcon's Quarry Present Northern Oaken War Maneuvers X June 9, 10 and 11, 2006

Ukranian American Youth Association Resort
47890 Bursley Rd,
Wellington OH, 44090
Approximately 35 miles South-West of Cleveland, OH

Saturday night's beachside picnic-style Feast will be $10 per person pre-registered,$12 at the gate, $5 kids 4 - 12. Breakfast and lunch will be available on site. Due to increased site costs, breakfast will not be included in the site fee. There will be breakfast options available a la carte. There will also be a lunch counter run by the Ukranian American Youth Association, which will include home made pierogi. Location:
Barony of the Cleftlands & Shire of Falcon's Quarry (Wellington Ohio)

Holy Prophets IV: Crusading for Cash

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Hunters home once again presents holy prophets on June 10, 2006 at Brandy Springs Park in Mercer PA. This time the theme is crusading for cash. There will be a Heavy weapons tourney and a fencing tourney - both of which are wagering events. There will be an A&S competitiion entitled: "My father went up to the Holy Land and all i got was this lousy..." so use your best imagination to come up with the entries and the documentation. Location:
Shire of Hunter's Home (Mercer, Pennsylvania)

Gwyntarian - First Contact

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The Marche of Gwyntarian cordially invites you to attend "Gwyntarian - First Contact" on July 1, 2006. The event is themed on the first interactions between Portuguese traders and the inhabitants of Japan. We have planned many exciting activities to divert and entertain you, including classes taught by folks from Alderford, Cleftlands & Gwyntarian; special fighting and fencing tourneys (can you say, "War Fans?" I knew Location:
Marche of Gwyntarian (Akron, Ohio)

Rent a Don IV Rescheduled

Dom Duarte Gonçalves, Autocrat for Rent a Don IV, has announced that the event has been rescheduled.

Brass Ring Thing 6

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Once again good gentles do we invite all that is good and great from these Sylvan Lands to celebrate the medieval origins of the carrousel and to give aide to the good gentles of the Hershell Carousel Museum.

Bring your skills, your pageantry and your good will. For this day will be a day of both the Arts and the Martial. There will be the A&S tent where artists are able to work at their arts while sharing with the public. Display areas will be set up in the Museum's display room, so bring something you are proud of. Location:
Barony of Rhydderich Hael (North Tonawanda, New York)

Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl

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We are here to tell you of a great event taking place on June 9th-11th. Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl (the make up years) It is sure to be an event that the whole family can be a part of.

Location: Camp Rotary, 20505 29 Mile Road, Ray Township, MI

Fees: Adults $8, Children 5 to 13 $3, Children under 5 are free
Camping is $5 per tent, Merchant $5

This is a Wet site and dogs are allowed. Location:
Cantons of Fasach Mor & Brackendelve (Ray Township, Michigan)

Birthday Bash XI

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Greetings good Gentles! I know summer schedules are busy, but I would like to invite you all to the Loch Bais' 11th annual Birthday Bash! This weekend event will be held June 10th at the Kiwanis Camp in Pineville, LA (aka the Concrete Yurt site). The site will open Friday at 5 pm and close Sunday at 11 am.

Activites Include:

  • Shire Defender Tourney
  • FOUR Arts and Sciences Competitions: Open A&S, Bridesmaid Open A&S, Location:
    Shire of Loch Bais (Pineville, Louisiana)

Frothing at the Mouth: Ewe Two

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Come to the great boreal forest for a weekend of thrills and the (second) greatest camping event in the whole of Ealdormere.  We have a private northern forest on a tranquil creek, plus access to a number of fine lakes where you may fish, swim, or fool around (please bring your own tackle and permits). This year we have a small kitchen for those who do not wish to cook over coals (but please let the event steward know what you plan to cook) plus many food sellers close by, a fine dining hall for classes as well as eating, and a large lawn for pavilions, fighting, archery, dancing, and all the usual stuff (e.g., children's activities, trading circle, and rock throwing). Location:
Shire of Brennisteinn Vatn (Sudbury, Ontario)

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.

New Middle Kingdom A&S Champion Named

Lady Antiontte Martel of the Barony of Northwoods won the Middle Kingdom Arts and Sciences Pentathalon today and was named the Middle Kingdom Arts and Sciences Champion.

Photos from Double Wars XIX

Edricus has posted photos from the recent Double Wars XIX event in the Kingdom of Draconwald. This is the Kingdom's largest annual event.

A Day in the Wildwood

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As days lengthen and thoughts of martial victories loom closer, join the forces of Myrkfaelinn once more for a rousing weekend of heavy melee, fencing, archery, arts, music, feasting and a frolic in the green woods of the lovely Dominion in summer.

As in years past, Aethelmearc's mighty warriors will have the opportunity to practice their melee tactics to best smite our foes. For those more gently Location:
Dominion of Myrkfaelinn (Ithaca, New York)

Spring Thing: A Dragon's Tale

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The Incipient Canton of Westland Mor calls all to our aid, from weapon bearer to bard to ordinary citizen, for high atop the Laurel Mountain dwells a fire_breathing, treasure_stealing dragon... or is he simply misunderstood?

If you dare, join the Incipient Canton and the Barony of St. Swithin's Bog as we attempt to determine if the dragon is friend or foe at our 8th Annual Spring Thing Event to be Location:
Incipient Canton of Westland Mor (Stahlstown, Pennsylvania)

Defenders of Sylvan Glen

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The good gentles of the Shire of Sylvan Glen are holding a tourney on July 7, 8, and 9, to find champions. We seek champions in all manner martial arts - youth heavy weapons, adult heavy weapons, archery, thrown weapons, and fencing. We seek champions to help rid our fair shire of the monsters and beasts that have beset us since we lost our beloved silver apple to the Atlantians (during the Seige of Glen Gary). For those who are artists, we ask that they produce likenesses of beasts and Location:
Shire of Sylvan Glen (Martinsburg WV)

Unser Hafen Champions

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Fighters, Fencers, Archers, Artisans, and Bards... ~Come cheer the Champions of Unser Hafen!~ Tournaments will be held in Equestrian, Archery, Heavy Fighting, Rapier, Arts and Sciences, and Bardic for the new Champions! While all are welcome to compete, The Champion in each category belongs to a member of Unser Hafen. However, don't let that deter you from competing as there will be a prize for the best champion from outside our fair Barony! Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)

Spring Captaincy

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Hark the call of wedding bells, springtime and the clanging of armour in the Northland! Join us at Spring Captaincy in Winter's Gate for feasting, fighting and revelling on Saturday and Sunday, May 27 and 28, A.S. XLI as we choose the Captain of the militia and watch the nuptials of Khevron & Merewyn.

Saturday's activities will include the wedding (scheduled for 4:30pm), the tourney to choose the new Location:
Winter's Gate (Fairbanks, Alaska)

Rent a Don IV

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Oyez Oyez. The shire of Mynydd Gwyn is proud to announce that once again "Rent a Don" will grace the shore of Insulae Draconis. This year it is our honour to have Don Giacomo Cavalli da Treviso from the Kingdom of Caid. A list of classes is currently being penned and will be made available on the website shortly.

There will also be other combat activities on going for those less inclined to the art of rapier; there will heavy weapons activities Location:
Shire of Mynydd Gwyn (Shurdington, Cheltenham, England)