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.

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.

Stefan's Florilegium Updates for April 2005

THLord Stefan li Rous has announced updates for Stefan's Florilegium.

Converts of St Pyr

The Canton of Azuremont presents Converts of St Pyr:­ Badger, Fox and Bear.

In a Phoenix Eye XI

Come and join the Barony of Sacred Stone in celebration of its Eleventh In a Phoenix Eye.

Lochac Midwinter Coronation

On July 8th, 9th and 10th Anno Societatis 40, Midwinter Coronation shall be held. Innilgard opens its arms and extends the warmest welcome to the people of Lochac.

AEthelmearc's 12th Night Photos Online

Master Huen has posted photos from AEthlemearc's 12th Night 2005 celebration.

AEthelmearc's Vetr Þing Photos Online

Master Huen has posted photos from the Kingdom of AEthelmearc's Vetr Þing event which took place February 5, 2005.

St. John's Bible to be Displayed in Minneapolis

The St. John's Bible, a modern work being created by period means, will go on display at the Minneapolis Institute of Art April 10, 2005.

Road to the Isle IX

The Shire of Mistig Waetru invites you to ROAD TO THE ISLE IX

"Iron Peer" event stirs controversy

An event dubbed the "Iron Peer Competition", scheduled for later this year in Trimaris, may have seemed like a good idea at the time, but not everyone is happy with the planning.

First Annual Iron Peer Competition

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Think you've got what it takes to best all the other Peers in your order in a contest of endurance, creativity, and skill? Enter the Iron Peer Competition in the Barony of Southern Wastes, and find out if you're made of the Middle Ages' own brand of "the right stuff!" [This "event" was part of the 2005 April Fool's parody on SCAtoday.net. See the note at the bottom of the page for details.] Location:
Southern Wastes (Trimaris) [Parody]

Midsummer Twilight Tourney: an Event in Reverse

Join the Canton of Buckston-on-Eno in the Barony of Windmasters' Hill for a late period camping event in Leasburg, NC.

Calontir's Queen's Prize Tournament Photos Online

The Queen's Prize Tournament A.S. XXXIX (2005) was held in the Barony of Three Rivers (Kingdom of Calontir). Photos of the entries of the A&S tourney are available online.