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.

Hawkwood Baronial Birthday

The Barony of Hawkwood invites one and all to our first Baronial Birthday. There will be an open champions tourney to be followed by the return of the Golden Moon. A&S competions will be hosted by the Barony as well as the Corsairium, and Lord Uillieam. Lord Uillieam will also prepare a feast to satisfy all seating is limited so get your reservations in soon.

A&S, East Kingdom Court Pennsic Photos Online

Kayleigh McWhyte has posted photos from Pennsic 34's East Kingdom Court, as well as many others from around the War.

Pennsic Science Fair

Master Kirk FitzDavid reports that an album of photos chronicling the Pennsic "Science Fair" has been posted by Lord Kenric from Ealdormere.

Harvest Captaincy and Collegium

The barony invites one and all to Harvest Captaincy, at which we will choose the next Captain of the Militia and Heart of Winter's Gate by right of arms.

Chalice II: The Poseidon Adventure

Once again, the cry goes forth for all heroes to vie for glory and honor in the Chalice Championships. And for those who choose to attempt it, there is the legendary "Chalice of the Sun God" - the cup of Helios given to Hercules in the course of his labors. Please join us for this unique challenge!

BrendokenFest & Baronial Championships

A day of fun and festivities, including heavy, rapier, archery, thrown weapons, classes and children's activities, to name a few.

Novice Scola

Come one, come all to the Novice Scola in the Barony of Carolingia! Whether you are new to the SCA, an old-timer, or somewhere in between, you are sure to enjoy our wide assortment of classes and activities. There are true beginner classes as well as intermediate classes.

Arts & Science Expedition I

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 I". Visit some of the most famous Museums of Vienna. Come to the Treasury, the Picture Gallery of the KHM (http://www.khm.at/homeE3.html) and see the special exhibition "One Man's Meat ...Eating and Drinking in the Middle Ages" (http://www.wienmuseum.at/english/frameset.asp). There will also be some merrymaking in the evening with gambling, a bardic circle and A&S Classes.

Michaelmas Event

As the summer season winds down into fall, The gates of winter are set to open. As they do, we gather in the great hall and celebrate the harvest and warm ourselves with the heat of friendship. Join us as we feast in Norse style with Scandinavian recipes and Viking skills. Let us play in the weather, snow or not, and enjoy what the season gives us.

Stefan's Florilegium Updates for August 2005

THLord Stefan li Rous offers updates to Stefan's Florilegium for the month of August 2005.

Ansteorra Forums

This is a message board for members of the SCA to discuss topics about the SCA. It's free for all to join.

Autumn Party VI: Partito Di Autunno

In 1494 Charles VIII of Frace invaded Italy and was forced to retreat by the coalition of Spain, the Holy Roman Empire, the Pope, Venice and Milan. Join us for the war between Italy, France and Spain, and see if history can be rewritten!

Medieval Village Ithra

The Shire of Shittimwoode is pleased to announce the launching of registration for the Medieval Village Ithra, to be held on September 10-11, 2005 at Goosefoot Mead.

Gryphon's College & Knights' Road Show

I invite you all to travel to Briaroak in the Summits on October 1-2 and attend a Southern Campus session of the Gryphon's College of the Summits. We are offering many courses on a variety of subjects at both the intermediate and beginner level, taught by instructors both local and from out of our area, including our own Prince Berek. Gryphon's College courses are taught on Saturday , Oct 1 in Jackson Hall, UCC. The Knight's Road Show will be Sunday, Oct 2, at the UCC soccer field.

Music & Dance Ithra

University of Ithra, Rivers Campus and the Shire of Dragon's Mist present a Music & Dance Ithra Saturday and Sunday, October 8 & 9, 2005.

Eagles' Vale Bacchanalia

Citizens of Atlantia! We the Incipient Stronghold of Eagles' Vale invite you and yours to celebrate our founding event. Break out your finest wines, togas and gladius to join us as we celebrate the Bacchanalia as only the grandeur of Rome could have done.

Instructors Needed for Autumn Melees

Lady Kasinda is seeking A&S instructors for Autumn Melees to be held November 18-20, 2005 in Colmesniel, Texas, Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Great Western War Updates

Mattheus Faelen Reyner, Publicity Director for Great Western War IX, has posted a update containing a number of announcements pertaining to the War which takes place October 5-11, 2005 in Chino, California.

Fish, Polar Bears and Global Warming Lead to Modern Viking Raid

In 2003, A Danish frigate sailed into Canadian waters challenging Canada's claim to Hans Island, off the northwest corner of Greenland. The modern day Vikings may even have landed troops on the small island, sparking protest by the Canadian government.

Beast V: A Beastly Event

We are pleased to announce a beastly event for the whole family: A Beastly Event (with a Beastly Feast): Beast V

Grad Course in Education for Pennsic

Lord Tobyn Kembold of Dragon's Heorth has announced that the University of Rhode Island Education Department will offer graduate-level credit for attending the Pennsic War.

Storvik Baronial Birthday

The Barony of Storvik invites you to join our caravan as we set sail in search of distant lands to find our new Baronial Champions. The day?s activities will be centered around a caravan theme that will continue into the evening with feasting, gaming, entertainment, dancing and music - both European and Middle Eastern - lasting far into the night.

Feast of Saint Bernard

The Lionheart Company presents *** The Feast of Saint Bernard *** (in honour of the crusading monastic workaholic, Saint Bernard of Clairvaux)

Harvest Raid XII

The good folk of Heronter invite everyone to join them September 30 - October 2, 2005 for their 12th annual Harvest Raid! Fighting, Fencing, Archery, Bardic Arts, Thrown Weapons, Merchants, an A&S competition, and a fabulous feast are all planned. As is tradition we are privileged to have access to the Lake Chautauqua Lutheran Camp on Route 430 (no street address) in Bemus Point, New York on beautiful Chautauqua Lake.

Bacchus WoodSpring Celebration

Come & help us make this a special day as our small shire is visited by their majesties, the King and Queen of Lochac.

Stowe's Tavern Feast

Stowe on the Wowld's Annual Tavern Feast is On Again!! With the Depths of Winter upon us the Tavern Feast this year is to have a suitably Norse flavour. Many activities will be taking place so read on...

Medieval Studies Conference Seeks Papers

Dr Karen E Overbey of the Department of Fine Arts, Seattle University is calling for papers for the 41st International Congress on Medieval Studies which will be held in Kalamazoo, Michigan in May, 2005. The session title is: "Afterlives and Receptions in Anglo-Norman Ireland"

Ffair Rhaglan

The Shire of Mynydd Gwyn is proud to invite one and all to a grand fair at Raglan Castle. There will be much merriment to be had and such trials as to test your aim and skill at arms. With specific endeavours towards fun, there will be many games and light hearted amusement of a period manner. For those who best all others in skill there will be prizes! There shall also be a grand Pas D'Armes for the pleasure of the Viceroy of Insulae Draconis. Weather permitting, there shall be classes and display of the finer and nobler arts and sciences. So come one and all in high spirits, to the Shire of Mynydd Gwyn!

Spring War XI

Mordenvale once again invites the citizens of the Kingdom of Lochac and the Known World to participate in the annual fighting, feasting and general good fun that is Spring War.

Highland Foorde Baronial Investiture

As the leaves turn each season, so too must the leadership of our Barony. The populace of Highland Foorde invites you to the Investiture of our new Baronage. The day will be filled with pomp and circumstance, so bring out your finest dayshades, your brightest garb, and your merriest music!