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.

Guild Wars

Come to Dun Ard and support your side in an all out war between the Guilds! Pick your side, recruit others, and come enjoy the day!

Instructors Needed for Estrella A&S Collegium

Lady Turrela Michelovna Vidmeyera, A&S Autocrat for Estrella War XXI, is seeking instructors for Estrella's A&S Collegium.

Flaming Arrow

The Incipient Shire of Glen Rathlin is proud to announce Flaming Arrow, to be held on the 01st to 03rd of April 2005 at Ardnavally Scout Centre, Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Check it Out! Medieval Libraries

This week, Dame Aoife looks at medieval and historical libraries.

Siege of Glengary:Aethelmearc Under Siege

(Cue dramatic news music) Now, live from the battlefield, reporter Laird Wulfric Grimbeald, Sheriff of Sylvan Glen, embedded with the AEthelmearc army, reports on the Siege of Glengary.

Fall War College

Join the Barony of Sacred Stone and our Kingdom Warlord for a day of fighting, arts and sciences, and friendship.

Updates to Stefan's Florilegium

THLord Stefan li Rous offers updates to the Florilegium for October 2004.

Cracked Anvil Collegium VIII

We are pleased to announce the Smythkepe Rapier Defender Tournament will be held February 19th AS XXXIX at the Shire of Smythkepe's Cracked Anvil Collegium.

Polar Bear Ball

With the frigid snows of winter beginning to blow, the Shire of Crannog Mor would like to invite you to come warm yourself by our fire, at the Polar Bear Ball. We will have a heated, indoor arena in which to test your fighting skills, a feast designed to amaze your palate, after dinner dancing, and a bardic circle for your entertainment.

Kingdom Crusades

Scouts are reporting skirmishes are taking place on the border between Atlantia and the East! Their Royal Majesties of both kingdoms are amassing their troops. This can only mean one thing…. WAR!

Twelfth Night Coronation

The Canton of Hukka invites you to Twelfth Night Coronation, held in the northern barony of Aarnimetsä on January 7-9, 2005.

Vikings and Viking Ship Activities (Activites for Children and Children's officers)

A List of activity ideas, links, and reading suggestions for children's activities surrounding a central theme of Vikings and Viking ships. Make a paper ship! Chart a map to unknown territories! Learn Naalbinding! Visit the Digital Norseman! But mostly, have fun with this fascinating culture.

A Day in Saxony (Activities for children)

Speak Olde English, discover Saxon Pottery, Learn rune-writing, explore Bede's World and more with these children's activities, book suggestions, and weblinks.

Chateau de Malvoisie

The Shire of Nea Nikopolis (Greece) invites you all to an extraordinary event at the magnificent Castle of Monemvassia.

V & A Image Searching Now Available

Jadwiga Zajaczkowa reports on the Known World Librarians List about a new research resource from the Victoria and Albert Museum in London: online searching.

Spring Show Camp

Company of the Duke's Leopards would like to invite all SCAdians to its Spring Show Camp to be held on the Island of Jersey May 28-30, 2005.

Feast of the Unicorn

Join us as we celebrate the noble and virtuous unicorn, symbol of strength and purity! Chivalry, courtly love, and grand display will be the focus of this wonderful event.

Feast of Saint Andrew

Autumn is upon us and the air grows cooler each day. It must be time once again for The Canton of Tear Sea's Shore to host our annual celebration of The Patron Saint of Scotland - St. Andrew. This gathering will also grant an opportunity for all of us to celebrate the Yuletide season as well.

Vacation in an Iron Age Village!

Visitors to England near the Forest of Dean may get the chance to live in an Iron Age village, wearing costumes, foraging for food, and learning the arts of residents of the time period.

Stowe Faire

To One and All, Greetings!

The Canton of Stowe in the Wowld cordially invite you all to the inaugural Stowe Faire - a weekend of stuff!

Holiday Faire

The Barony of Stierbach will present Holiday Faire, an event whose main activity is shopping!

Agincourt Still in the News

BBC Radio 4 broadcast an article on Agincourt recently including commentary by Anne Curry, Professor of Medieval History at Southampton University and Michael Jones, medieval historian and writer. Listen online.

Real Viking II

Leap back 1000 years to the time the Vikings dominated northern Europe by attending Real Viking II. A unique Arts and Sciences Event of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., Real Viking II might best be described as a Living History Schola.

Barbarians at the Gate &The Second Annual Northern Collegium

The Shire of Noergate proudly presents Barbarians at the 'Gate: A Planned Occurence in a Pastorial Setting & The Second Annual Northern Collegium (w/ Shire of BrennisteinnVatn) Come join us as we once again celebrate the fall harvest. Join us in a day of laughter, learning, levity and friendship.

Estrella War Needs You!

Estrella War XXI needs teachers for the A&S Collegium. With the deadline for the Gate Book printing fast approaching, the Autocrats for the Estrella War XXI Collegium are furiously looking for teachers.

Oerthan Principality Collegium

What better way to spend a chilly November weekend than with the rest of your Oerthan family learning something new? Join us at the Second Annual Principality Collegium to learn new arts, sciences and fighting skills, this year hosted by Beast Valley.

Estrella War to Feature Artisan's Showcase

Estrella War XXI will feature an Artisan's Showcase Sunday February 20, 2005.

Pennsic XXXIII A&S Photos Online

Kayleigh McWhyte shares photos of the Pennsic XXXIII A&S display.

Stefan's Florilegium Updates for August

THL Stefan has provided a list of updates to the Florilegium for August 2004.

Pennsylvania Shire Rallies to Support Libraries

A Pennsylvania library, facing state funding shortfalls for the second year, got a boost from SCA members this spring.