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.

Stefan's Florilegium Additions for June 2005

THLord Stefan li Rous has posted additions to Stefan's Florilegium for June 2005.

Stromfels' 10th Anniversary

10 years by the River
"We almost drowned, but we made it."
Stromfels' 10th Anniversary
Hosted by the Shire of Stromfels
www.geocities.com/anplica/10years.htm

Quad War XI

Come one and all, war has once again come to our lands. Join us for this great and ever expanding annual event (sponsored this year by the Shire of Borealis) located in the happiest place in the known world. Heavy/light and combat archery scenarios are available in this exciting war fought in and around a continuously growing castle.

Midrealm A&S, Crown Inspired by Same Lady

Duchess Kateryn of Gloucester made Middle Kingdom History this weekend, sweeping the Kingdom Arts and Sciences Pentathlon to become the Middle Kingdom Arts and Sciences Champion on Saturday and then Crown Princess, for the fourth time, on Sunday.

AEthelmearc Crown Tourney & Feast Photos Online

Master Huen has posted photos from the recent Crown Tournament and Feast in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

Barony of Far West Makes SCA History

Last weekend Western History was made at the Palatine Barony of the Far West’s Coronet Tourney held in the Stronghold of Eternal Winds (Misawa, Japan). Lady Ysabelle d'Angiers, fighting for Lord Sporran the Piper, won the Coronet by right of her Strong Mind, Excellent Documentation, and Outstanding Arts.

Teachers Needed for Great Northeastern War

Mistress Anastasia Gutane, Classes Coordinator, Great Northeastern War XIX, has announced that instructors are needed to teach classes at the War.

Stierbach's Baronial Birthday

And in the summer of the year A.S. XXXX, as Colum and Brianna made their yearly progress through their Stierbach lands, stories came to them of bandits hiding in the forests to the south. No traveler had escaped rough treatment at the hands of these rogues, and no cattle were safe. His Excellency called forth his landholders to gather to flush these vermin from his lands. And he sent messages to his neighboring cousins, that they might know of this menace and help him keep the King's highway clear of miscreants.

Great Northeastern War XIX

Great Northeastern War is primarily a "War Practice" event, which means that one major activity at the event will be a form of combat based on the tournaments of the High Middle Ages.

"Dragons, Dreams & Daring Deeds:" Activity Ideas

Help! Our shire has 14 demos! Dame Aoife, Children's Officer and former librarian, offers suggestions for handling demos for libraries during this summer's "Dragons, Dreams and Daring Deeds" reading club program.

Feast of Chastity

The Lionheart Company of Politarchopolis is proud to announce The Feast of Chastity Saturday 4 June 2005 4pm to 8pm at the Wig & Pen pub, Civic followed by a post-feast revel at a friend's house in nearby Aranda.

Northshield's Novice's Day Photos Online

Kudrun has posted photos from the recent Novice's Day event held in the Shires of Rokeclif & Shattered Oak & the Canton of Coille Stoirmeil.

Cudgel War III

Cudgel War is back again, not as bloody as the historical original, but surely as full of events!

College War XII

Let every college in the Kingdom of Lochac gather, prepared for war and ready to smite down their most vile foes, yet ready also to revel and carouse, and to pursue the gentler arts.

Pennsic War 34

The 34th Annual Pennsic War, brought to you by the Kingdoms of AEthelmearc, East, and Middle, and Pennsic Mayor, Master Melkor Stoneteeth, mayor34@pennsicwar.org will be held August 5-21, 2005 at Cooper’s Lake Campground, 205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057. Deadline for online registration is June 1.

Further information at http://www.pennsicwar.org/penn34/ .

Viking Sword and Rose Event

The Shire of Stormsport will be sponsoring an event presented by the Incipient Shire of Riversedge, and the 2nd annual Sword and Rose promises to be a day that will offer something for everyone.

Midrealm A & S Competition & Crown Tournament

The Barony of Fenix presents Kingdom Arts & Sciences Competition And Crown Tournament May 28-29, 2005, 9:00 am to 11:00 pm both days.

Spring Captaincy

Join Winters Gate in its Spring Captaincy Tourney on Saturday & Sunday, May 27 & 28, 2005 at Pioneer Park (formerly Alaskaland). Once again, it is time to choose the Captain by a battle of arms. After the Captain's Tourney, the baroness is sponsoring a Children's Choice tourney, in which the fighters have an opportunity to fight for the children.

"Streets Through Time" Presents Sights and Sounds of Medieval England

English Heritage will give visitors to Kenilworth, England a chance to experience the "sights and sounds" of the Middle Ages when they present Streets Through Time.

Melees & Mayhem IX

Melees & Mayhem; YMCA Camp Hammond (damp site); 6320 SE Stubbs Road; Tecumseh, Kansas

SCAdians Brave Elements at Lewisburg Arts Festival Demo

Rain and a power outage did little to deter the spirts of SCA members as they presented a demo at the Lewisburg (Pennsylvania) Arts Festival April 30, 2005.

Stefan's Florolegium Updates for May 2005

THL Stefan li Rous has posted updates to Stefan's Florilegium for May 2005.

Damascus Library Patrons Learn About the Middle Ages

Alicia McGee, reporter for the Gazette, writes about the recent Renaissance Faire at Damascus Public Library in Montgomery County, Maryland.

AEthelmearc AEcademy

Come to the Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands and engage in free and honest learning at Carnegie Mellon University, in the University Center. There will be classes on nearly every Art and Science including those arts Martial.

The Worst Jobs in History

Tony Robinson looks at the worst jobs in English history for a new series produced by Britain's Channel 4. The website includes a quiz to let readers see which jobs best suit them.

Lord Mayor's Market Day

Join the Royal City of Eoforwic and Lord Mayor Gunnar Halfdan of Lund in a traditional day of fighting, fencing, merchanting, an A&S display, classes, children's activities, and the usual Eoforwic silliness.

30th Baronial Birthday Celebration

The Barony of Tir-Y-Don invites you to attend our 30th Baronial Birthday Celebration to be held Saturday, April 30, 2005 at the Scottish Rite Temple in Newport News, Virginia.

Defenders of Sherwood

The Shire of Misty Highlands once again challenges all to join us for battle and competition in the forests of Sherwood. Robin is launching his assault in the spring this year, hoping to catch the Sheriff's men off guard.

Brass Ring Thing

Calling all Fighters, Fencers, Archers, Practitioners of Thrown Weapons, Artisans, Musicians, Dancers, Performers, Heralds, Bards, Games Players and SCA-dians in general to participate in the 5th Annual Brass Ring Thing in the Canton of Beau Fleuve.

Daily Life in a Medieval Village

Fire Mountain Keep is hosting a hands on camping event to experience what it may have been like to live in a medieval village.