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.

[WES] Viking Event

The winter snows begin to approach and soon we will see the first flakes of winter. ‘Tis time once again to gather together and meet in celebration, take council, and renew our bonds of friendship. We invite you to come and join our fires the Saturday of Sept 8, 2012 for the Viking Event!

[DRA] Turnier des Herzwaldes III

The Shire of Vielburgen in the Barony of Knight´s Crossing in Germany invites you to the Turnier des Herzwaldes III (Tournament of the Heartforest III).

Texas Medieval Association Conference call for papers

The Texas Medieval Association is seeking papers for its conference at the University of Houston October 12-13, 2012. The deadline for paper submissions is September 1, 2012.

Stefan's Florilegium updates for August 2012

THLord Stefan li Rous offers updates to Stefan's Florilegium for August 2012.

[WES] Collegium Nebulorum & Westermark Samurai Madness

Come one come all to a day of classes and fun. Collegium Nebulorum is being held in conjunction with Westermark Madness at Ed Levin Park on Sept 15, 2012. We will have classes - all suitable for newcomers as well as those more familiar with the SCA but want to learn more!

[LOC] Hastilude

Hastilude will be held on Saturday August 18, 2012 at 2pm.

[CAL] Queen's Prize Tournament

The Shire of Deodar presents Queen's Prize Tournament September 15, 2012 at the Linn County Fairgrounds in Central City, Iowa.

Texas Medieval Conference

The Texas Medieval Association Conference will be held October 12-13, 2012 at the University of Houston.

Chateau de Camville Schola Weekend

You are invited to attend the next Chateau de Camville "Schola" Weekend. The focus of these weekends is to improve our SCA related skills and experiences. The format of the weekend is one of intensive (and fun) training and creativity.

[DRA] Kekri-All Hallows Feast II

Come and celebrate the harvest season end Kekri / All Hallows Feast again with the Canton of Hukka! This event offers plentiful activities: archery, both heavy and light tournaments, arts and sciences, autumn market, auction and the abundant Karelian Feast.

[LOC] Festival of St John

Join us in 1096 for the Festival of St John, as we debate the merits of pilgrimage, explore the new and exotic wares and crafts of the Holy Land, and battle for the Golden Peacock and the legendary Relic.

[ANT] September Crown Tournament

Come witness the epic tournament to determine who will be our next King and Queen!  Enjoy the pageantry of the Kingdom Equestrian Tournament and Championship! Get your Arts & Sciences geek on! Take in the lovely view of the Olympic Mountains!

[WES] Purgatorio

Their Majesties invite one and all to come and bear witness to the coronation of Their Royal Highness' Roger and Zanobia. Come celebrate the grand traditions of the West with courts, arts & sciences, fighting, singing, dancing, and archery.

Pennsic 41 A&S Exhibit: "A Moveable Feast"

Lady Mary of Montevale, a Feature Reporter for the Pennsic Independent, describes the magnificent array of culinary and other works at the Pennsic Arts and Sciences Display.

Elizabethan pottery hoard found in England

A large amount of glazed late16th century pottery has been found in a garden in Rainford, England. The find includes many drinking vessels.

Elfsea Baronial College photos online

Master Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created an album of photos from Elfsea Baronial College 2012, which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on Flickr.

[ATL] Southern Atlantian Archery Day VI

Over the last several years our intrepid, wayfaring brother (called "Bubba" in a beloved child's dialect) has come home to bring us many archery challenges and stories.  This year he brings us tales from Scotland. 

[AET] Fireside Feast

Brisk fall air, the sound of combat rings in the distance … the smell of food mingled with wood smoke wafts through the air. It's not just fanciful imagery, it's the theme of the Shire of Sunderoak's upcoming event.

[CAL] Feast of Eagles

The Shire of Cúm an Iolair welcomes you to Feast of Eagles July 28, 2012

[ATL] Atlantian Crown Tournament

Come and join in the pageantry and plaudits as we gather to determine the Heirs to the crown of fair Atlantia.

[ATL] Twelfth Night

The year is 1530, and Henry the Eighth, by the Grace of God, King of England, France, Defender of the Faith and Lord of Ireland has invited His Brother Atlantia, and the whole of the Atlantian Court, to celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany at Hampton Court Palace...

[OUT] Lost Souls Defender

Fair Ladies and Honorable Lords of the realm, Come one, come all! to Shire Rio de Las Animas  for our LOST  SOULS  DEFENDER

[ATL] Chalice of the Sun God IX

Clio, Thalia, Erato, Euterpe, Polyhymnia, Calliope, Terpsichore, Urania, and Melpomene. These nine goddesses have inspired artists, musicians, writers, and even scientists since the time of ancient Greece, and now they can inspire you. In honor of the ninth year of Chalice, we celebrate the Nine Greek Muses and all that they represent.

[OUT] al-Barran Midwinter

Otto der Schwarzherz & Elisée de Calais, Baron and Baroness of al-Barran, invite all near and far to join them as they celebrate this joyous yuletide season at al-Barran's Midwinter & War Practice.

[ATE] BGM Collegium

I want to thank everyone for volunteering to teach at our upcoming Collegium which is being held on the 28th of this month. I wanted to also ask the teachers that if they own an egg timer, to please bring it with you so that the class timing can be kept.

[DRA] 12th Night Coronation

King Paul and Queen Aryanwy were crowned only recently, but already we must consider the next coronation. The Shire of West Dragonshire invites you to attend 12th Night Coronation within our borders from 5-7 January 2013.

[WES] Collegium XLVII

This is the annual fall educational event for the West Kingdom of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA). It's a day full of hands-on workshops, panel discussions, lectures, demonstrations, and all types of classes on medieval and renaissance history.

[MER] Summer Collegia VIII

Join the Shire of Drakenmere at Summer Collegia VIII. On August 11, 2012, for a fun-filled day of many educational workshops, exciting indoor heavy and rapier fighting, and joyful revelry.

[LOC] November Crown

Unto the Populace does our fair Shire send greetings! Let it be known that our proud Shire welcomes you to visit us, and come enjoy the hospitality and beauty of our lovely Shire as we host November Crown AS XLVII

[LOC] Politarchopolis' Fields of Gold

One of Lochac's premier fighting events Fields of Gold will be a chance to show your prowess and courage in whatever disciplines you choose to participate.