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.

Ceilidh XIX

The College of St. Joan presents Ceilidh XIX: To Be Determined

St. Valentine's Day Massacre XXXIII

The Canton of Three Hills in the Barony of Andelcrag presents St. Valentine's Day Massacre XXXIII

Feast of the Seven Deadly Sins:Murder at Carneval

On these cold winter days, one is often left wondering what to do and how to alleviate those winter blues. Never fear; there is more than enough to do at the Feast of the Seven Deadly Sins!

Arrows Flight Collegium

On the 21st Day of January, 2006, the Barony of Loch Salann and the Shire of Arrows Flight invite one and all to join us for our Collegium. There will be a full day of classes -- topics already scheduled include falconry, medieval hunting, scribal arts, Persian hats, Middle Eastern dance, several needlework classes, and rapier related classes, with more being scheduled every day. Any who would like to teach are invited to contact the Event Steward as soon as possible to be added to the schedule.

An Dun Theine Winter Arts Collegium

Join members of the Society for Creative Anachronism from all around the South in classes on all aspects of the Middle Ages.

Founding Revel XXVI

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Come celebrate our 26th year with us! We've come a long way baby! Witness the first court of our new Baron and Baroness. Find out who our new A&S Champion will be. Kids, make sure your stead is in good form for the Equestrian games! View the display of Stromgard's history. Sharpen your mind to keep up with the many table games. Grab a partner and join in the dance! Oh! And don't forget your feast gear! There will be plenty of great food!

Daffodil XXIX

The Baron and Baroness of Seagirt invite you to attend the 28th Daffodil Tournament and Feast. Join Their Excellencies James and Glynis as they host guests from the far corners of An Tir and watch the tournaments to choose the Defender of Seagirt (armoured) and the Captain of the Grenadiers (rapier). There will also be a prize target archery tournament. Their Highnesses Tir Righ will be in attendance.

AEthelmearc War Practice

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War is looming on the horizon, and so is the need for practicing for it! The Canton of Steltonwald invites all to the Aethelmearc War Practice XVII to be held May 18-21 at Cooper’s Lake Campground (205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, Pa. 16507). Four days of all the fun you would expect. All the normal activities (fighting, fencing, archery, classes, shopping, court, dancing and, of course, partying!) will be held as usual. Location:
The Canton of Steltonwald (Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania)

Stefan's Florilegium Updates for January 2006

THLord Stefan li Rous offers updates to Stefan's Florilegium for January 2006.

Festival of Khleb-sol'

Ice grips the land and Kievan Rus' is blanketed in snow, but here you will find the warmth of friendship! Join us as we celebrate hospitality and brotherhood at the Festival of Khleb-sol' and Bratchina (Festival of Hospitality and Feast of Brothers)!

Diverse Pleasures

The Canton DesForge, A Canton of The Barony of Iron Mountain, Proudly Presents Diverse Pleasures: A Fest for Mind and Body. Saturday, January 28, 2006 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Center, 980 Huffman Road, Birmingham, Alabama.

Caer Galen Day of Arts and Sciences & Baronial Investiture

Come to Caer Galen to join in a celebration of the arts and sciences. There will be classes, judging, commentary, and displays so that all may come and participate. Prizes will be awarded for People's Choice and other awards to be announced.

St. Scholastica, Patron Saint of Gloomy Days

Come to an event dedicated to Saint Scholastica, Patron saint of gloomy days!

As Winter tightens its icy grip upon the land let us gather together to ward off the isolation of gloomy days and spend time together feasting, fighting and talking long into the night. Be prepared to try your storytelling skills at Mistress Flanna's Word Game.

Start working now on your entries for the Arts & Sciences contests:

First - Handmade journals, sponsored by Baroness Katarzina Porajski

Dragonspine Candlemas

Gather ye gentles for an afternoon of the Winter Delights. Besides a Feast of Great Renown, the Baronial Arts & Sciences Competition will take place. The activities for the day will consist of competitions in many areas. This is the time to trounce your opponents on the game board, to display your bardic talents, or to spend a quiet hour with friends over a mug of cider. Have we mentioned that this is a WET SITE?? Dancing, dancing and more dancing is on the schedule.

Champions of the Court of Love

After a winter of secret longing, the time has come for lovers to declare their hearts through deeds of prowess and chivalry. Those who strive towards the arts of combat (in full armour, in light armour, and with bow and arrow) challenge to win roses for their consorts; artisans vie to show how love inspires their crafts; and troubadours of all sorts sing songs and tell tales of passions glorious and tragic. Here the fighters contest for chivalry and courtesy at their purest, as their consorts display their skills of inspiration; here crafter and singer prove that love may shape all things. Come and rejoice in the Court of Love!

Special Events to Enhance Estrella XXII

Friedrich Ethelred aus Schloss Trier, Estrella War XXII Internal Publicity Deputy, has annouced that several special events will occur at this year's War.

Volunteers Needed for Gulf Wars XV Artisans' Row

Mistress Derbail inghean Conchobar, Textile Arts Coordinator for Artisan's Row at Gulf Wars XV, is seeking volunteers to teach and demonstrate at the event.

Atlantia Kingdom Arts & Science Festival

The Canton of Sudentorre is proud to host the next Kingdom of Atlantia Arts and Sciences Festival. We invite all artisans to display their works, and all non-artisans to come and see the exhibits.

A Feast for Charlemagne

Hail and welcome to all! A celebration in honor of Charles Augustus, Holy Emperor of Rome, is to be held by the Barony of Lochmere. Cast off Winter's cold shroud and come revel in the warmth of our company and hall!

Arenal 12th Night

12th Night for the Shire is Friday, January 13th through Sunday January 15th, near Evergreen, AL at Woodmen of the World Camp Riversprings (that's in Alabama, people. There was a typo in the PopChiv). It's for the FULL WEEKEND!!! We decided to make our event more centrally located for more people to be able to come share this event with us this year and to have more indoor sleep space.

Windhaven Yule Feast

The Barony of Windhaven Proudly Presents Yule Feast 'Til You Surrender.

Bright Hills Baronial Birthday

The frigid winds of winter have chased even the hardiest of armies from the field. Now as the long cold nights of winter close in, journey to Bright Hills for a day of romance, a feast to delight both the eyes and the palate and evening of dancing, sweetened by a sideboard of deserts, specially created to hand feed to your partner.

Arts & Science Expedition II

The Shire of Ad Flumen Caerulum invites all the people of our fair kingdom and of all other regions of the known world to come to the "AFC - Arts & Science Expedition II

Darter the Chronicler's SCA Photo Albums

Darter the Chronicler has thousands of images online from SCA events and activities, and more are frequently added.

Darter writes:

If you want to comment on a photo or a gallery please do so. In fact, I encourage it, especially if you know who is in the photo or what is happening in a photo. I do ask that people remain civil and to NOT post any derogatory comments. I will just delete those.

Artisan's Row at Boar's Head a Success

Ban tigherna Aine ingen MaelPatraic reports on the Artisan's Row at the recent Boar's Head event in the Kingdom of Northshield. She has also posted photos.

Northern Lights Arts & Sciences Competition

Save the Date and Spread the Word! Northern Lights has been scheduled for Saturday, March 11, 2006 in the Shire of Panther Vale (Christ Church on State St. in Montpelier, VT).

Southern War Practice

Throughout the Outlands the drums of WAR are beating. Once again the College of Saint Golias stands ready to host the famous Southern War Practice at the Athletic Field of New Mexico Tech in Socorro, NM.

31st Tourney of Ymir

So . . . ewe vant to be a Vyking . . . vell, vell, vell. Have ve got an event for ewe. Come join vit us, de Barony ov Vindmasters' Hill for a heapin' good, patootie freezin' time as ve assemble to do battle against de forces of Cold, Ice, Lethargy and pleasant smelling deodorants! Lots and lots and lots ov fighting vil ensue, along vith some good vittles and some vay cool artsy schmartsy stuff.

East Kingdom Twelfth Night

It is with great pleasure that the Barony of Settmour Swamp invites you to the Twelfth Night celebrations of Their Royal Majesties Darius and Roxane on January 14th at the Salaam Shrine Center in Livingston N.J. The site opens at 10am and closes at 10pm.

Highland Bagpipes from PVC

Looking for the perfect hand-crafted Christmas gift? How about a set of homemade bagpipes made from Naugahyde and PVC plumbing pipe.