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.

Baronial Investiture Features "Rock, Paper, Scissors" A&S Tourney

Kayleigh McWhyte, Event Coordinator for the East Kingdom's Rock, Paper, Scissors II, reports on the event which took place June 3, 2006 in the Barony Beyond the Mountain. The event honored the investiture of the new Baron and Baroness Dinsdale and Aelgifa.

Warlord and Champions 2006

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There comes a time each year that the Coronet of the strong and noble Barony of Dragonsspine requests that fighters from throughout the Kingdom come test their mettle in tournaments of skill and chivalry. These tests of skill will include all of the fighting arts such as heavy combat, rapier finesse and the art of the long strike with archery. And new to this year, a tournament of fun and skill; a boffer tournament to showcase the Pride of the Outlands will be held. Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Drachenwald Kingdom University

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The Shires of Aventiure and Baernau are happy to invite all and everyone to this years Kingdom University in the fabulous Town of Luebeck in the Central Region of Drachenwald. Join us in a 2 day celebration of the Arts and Sciences of the beautiful Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Site: Jugendherberge "Vor dem Burgtor", am Gertrudenkirchhof 4, 23568 Lübeck; Site opens at 16:00 on Friday and closes at 12:00 Location:
Shires of Aventiure & Baernau (Luebeck, Germany)

Meridies Court Photo Album Online

THLord Roger-Luc Besson, of the Barony of the Southdowns, has posted photos from the Meridies Kingdom A&S event sponsored by the Shires of Marion Glen and Ravenwood.

Medieval Minnesota

Augsburg College in Minneapolis, Minnesota, will be hosting a unique "summer camp" to study medieval history and life, for students aged 13-17.

Nordwache 23rd Anniversary

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The Barony of Nordwache invites the populace of Caid to join us for the celebration of our 23rd Anniversary at the exact center of California, North Fork!

Autocrat:
Michael of Boulton
sekim@myway.com

Location:
North Fork Recreation Center
33507 Road 230
North Fork, CA. 93643

Directions:
From Hwy. 99. Fresno: Take Highway 41 north to Road 200 (from the 2nd stop light on Hwy 41 [i.e. Hwy 145] it is 8 miles to Road 200.) Turn right on Road 200. Travel 18 miles on Road 200 to North Fork. Once in North Fork Road 200 turns right into Road 230, turn left at the sign for the Recreation Center, Road 230 will dead end at the site. Location:
Barony of Nordwache (North Fork, California)

Mad Dogs 2006

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The Shire of Border Downs Presents Mad Dogs 2006 June 23-25, 2006 at Polar Bear Forge, 45437 275th St, Parker, SD, 57053

Site opens Friday at 6PM, Closes Sunday at Noon (must be off site by noon)

Located in Parker, SD. Discreetly wet. Merchants are welcome -- bring your own tables, no extra fee.

Fee Schedule:
Adult - $7.00
6-17 years old - $5.00
5 and under - Free Location:
Shire of Border Downs (Parker, South Dakota)

Warlord's Tourney

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Our current Warlord, Geoffrey Scott, assures us there will be a great deal of fighting on this day. The format of the tourney will be determined once the number of participants is known, so come on out and vie for the title of Southern Shores Warlord! There will also be classes in marshalling, youth combat, and dance. There will be a needlework circle and an A&S display as well.

Site Information: The event will be held from 10am to 7pm at John D. Location:
Province of Southern Shores (Campbell, California)

An Tir July Coronation

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The Barony of Dragon's Laire welcomes all to witness the Coronation of the Heirs to the Mighty King Sven and the Beautiful Queen Signy as They take Their rightful places upon the Sable Throne of An Tir.

This weekend of July Coronation also bears witness to the challenge required of all those who would compete to become the next Champion of An Tir.

Other activities over the weekend will include Arts and Sciences displays (including a Phred), Archery and Thrown Weapons, other marshallate activities, Bardic performances of all kinds, as well as the many meetings usually associated with a Coronation Event. Location:
Barony of Dragon's Laire (Port Gamble, Washington)

AnTir - West War

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As the sun peaks in strength, so does the restlessness of the An Tirian Warriors. WAR will soon tear at our friendly borders and the West Kingdom does call to arms all heavy fighters, light fighters, rapiers, archers and equestrians alike.

Autocrat: m'lady Ryssza Polander
June 30-July 2, 2006
West / An Tir War
Kingdom of the West (Yreka, CA)

We have established a location friendly to warriors and travelers alike - we Location:
Kingdom of the West (Yreka, California)

Storvik Post Pennsic Revel

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As we return to our homes after a long summer campaign, the sounds of war fade and the sounds of merriment grow. Laughter replaces the battle cry as the populace of Atlantia gathers to celebrate the glories of Pennsic in an atmosphere of frivolity and fun.

The glorious Barony of Storvik invites you to an evening of enjoyment at its traditional Post Pennsic Dessert Revel. This year's theme is "Fun and Games," so come out and play some games! You may already know that cribbage and chess are period, but have you ever played Nine Men's Morris (featured in the most recent Tournaments Illuminated), Fox and Geese, or Hazard? Bring your cards, dice, board games, and toys. Weather permitting, you can try outdoor ball-and-stick games in the small, woodsy glen (no martial activities). Veteran game players are encouraged to teach the rules and strategies to new contestants of all ages. Location:
Barony of Storvik (Adelphi, Maryland)

Stierbach Baronial Birthday

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Their Excellencies Colum and Briana are honored to announce that they are celebrating Stierbach's Argent Anniversary in July A.S.XLI. His Majesty's army will gather in the forests of Stierbach to prepare for the Pennsic War. Come and join us for fighting, feasting, admiration of artisans' skills, and a last chance to authorize before the war. Site: Miller's Farm, 12101 Orange Plank Rd, Locust Grove, VA 22508. Site opens Friday July 21st, at 4pm and closes on Sunday July 23rd. Troll will close Friday night at 11pm and reopen at 7:30am Saturday. This is a primitive camp site. Bring your own drinking water and solar shower bags. Shower water and Port-a-johns will be provided. Site is WET, no original containers. Dogs allowed but must be on leashes at all times. Location:
Barony of Stierbach (Locust Grove, Virginia)

Summer Collegia III

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The Incipient Shire of Drakenmere, sponsored by the Barony of Bryn Madoc, Proudly Presents Summer Collegia III
Venimus   •   Vidimus   •   Fundimus

Put on your tunica, toga and sandals and join us on August 19, 2006 for a fun day of classes, fighting and food!  Your day will begin with our breakfast Traveler's fare and end with the Roman Auctionarius Dapifer (table server auction), Acroama (live entertainment) and a delightful summer Roman feast prepared by Mistress Derbail. Children's activities will be provided. For Roman garb links, click here. Location:
Incipient Shire of Drakenmere (Waynesboro, Georgia)

Rajahs on the Red: A Journey to Medieval India

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Escape to a time of magic and mystery in the fabled lands of Hindustan. Join your fellow travellers at the Rajah's court and marvel at the wonders on display.

Highlights: Performance by the Manohar Indian Dancers Henna tattoos Mahabharata Tournament (heavy fighting) Indian Bazaar Astrological consultations Raffle Feast

Friday Evening: Pre-Event Archery Tourney

Sunday Post-Event Activities: Tour of the new Hindu Temple Tour of Sage Garden Herbs Location:
Barony of Castel Rouge (Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Back to Basics

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This is an event that is designed to introduce people to the SCA. There will be a lot of beginner classes taught on what the Society is and how to play, basic tourneys for those who are just getting started in competition, and fun entertainment in the evening. But we encourage the "old timers" to come out as well - to help meet and teach newcomers, and to enjoy fun and feasting with old friends!

Location:
Shire of Glaedenfeld (Columbia Tennessee)

Barony Wars & Bazaar

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Long have The Barony of the Endless Hills and the Barony of Delftwood been peaceful allies, with minor offenses in protocol overlooked, and friendship blooming.  No hint of unease, no glimmer of unhappiness in their relationship...Until now.  Recently there have been rumors of growing hostility, tensions are beginning to run high.  All is not lost, These two mighty Baronies have agreed to meet in Neutral Ground, within the Shire of Sterlynge Vayle's Borders on the weekend of June 9th to the 11th (Camp Sertoma, Johnson Road (no number listed), Windsor, NY).  Rest assured that peaceful negotiations will prevail, and that the rumors of martial recruitment are false. Location:
Shire of Sterlynge Vayle (Windsor, New York)

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)