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.

Donations needed for SCA fundraiser at Pennsic

Mistress Carolyne de LaPointe and Master Julien de LaPointe have announced that the Kingdom of the East will hold a "fundraising auction to benefit the Society at large" at the upcoming Pennsic War. Donations are needed.

[LOC] Southron Gaard 30th Year

The Barony of Southron Gaard presents Southron Gaard 30th Year - The Feast of Neptune on April 14, 2012.

Estrella A&S Collegium Update

Lady Elsa Olavintytar, Deputy Collegium Coordinator for Estrella War, has posted information about A&S classes at the upcoming War.

[OUT] Crossroads

Welcome to Dublin, crossroads of the Irish and Dane. Yes Crossroads is still happening this year, May 25-28, 2012. And with no increase in site fee.

[ART] Southern Collegium

Spring has melted the winter snows and has started to warm body and soul. What a better time is there to travel to the ancient Barony of Loch Salann to share your knowledge and learn a new skill at Southern Collegium!

[LOC] New Year's Eve with Masyaf

While the conflict between the South and the Warden may have been resolved, tensions remain, for it seems that someone - we do not know who - may have got a little overexcited and employed an assassin to wreak havoc in the Politarchopolan domain.  Pray join us in fending them off.

Scandinavian Festival 2012

Both days of the Festival are filled with music, dancing, food, lectures, demonstration, vendors and activities for young and old alike. The Viking Encampment and Sami Village will once again be present.

[NOR] Coronation

Coronation of Their Stellar Highnesses Wolfgar Von-Ostrand & Devon Ffrench Hosted By: Shire of Vilku Urvas Apirl 14, 2012

[WES] Newcomer's & Warlord's Tourney Day

Greetings to the Populace of the West from the Misty Lands of its Southern Shores! We would like to invite all gentle folk to come share our company and/or demonstrate their fighting prowess at this year's Newcomer's and Warlord's Prize Tourney!!

[ART] Uprising XXVI

Uprising XXVI June 12 - 17, 2012 In the glorious Barony of One Thousand Eyes

[ATL] Night (Six Feet) under the Town XIII

The Barony of Lochmere presents… Night (Six Feet) under the Town XIII: The Tontine 30 March – 1 April 2012

[ATL] Steppingstone Medieval Days & Melee Practice

Venture to the top of the Chesapeake Bay and join the Barony of Bright Hills for a Lovely Event, Lots of Fighting, - and a Demo

[AET] Spring Coronation

The Shire of Sylvan Glen proudly invites one and to all the Spring Coronation of Andreas and Kallista to be held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds (1707 Old Leetown Pike, Kearneysville, WV) April 13-15, 2012.

[AET] Æthelmearc Æcademy

Now with Spring's growth upon us and Summer's richness at hand comes the time for personal growth and development at the Spring Æthelmearc Æcademy and War College. Many classes will be available for the sharing of knowledge in the gentle arts, the sciences, and the arts martial.

[CAL] Layli al-Waqud

Welcome to Layli al-Waqud! Night of the Bonfires and Bardic Bedlam! Join the Shire of Crystal Mynes and the Shire March of the Grimfells for Layli al-Waqud, the Night of the Bonfires!  Featuring Bardic Bedlam!

New web magazine for SCA poetry and fiction

In conjunction with the Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr's last annual winter event, Boar's Head, Dame Merouda Pendray ran an A&S contest that included a competition for written works. The judging is completed, the webzine online, and the winners announced.

[LOC] College War XVIII

Let it be known that the Colleges across the great Kingdom of Lochac, who seek to determine which of their number is the finest, have hence declared war on one another.

[OUT] Grand Outlandish

You are cordially invited to join their Excellencies Otto and Elisee at Grand Outlandish 39. Days full of tournaments, competitions, arts and sciences, archery, and classes will lead to nights of bardics and revelry.

[AET] AEthelmearc War Practice XXIII

It is time once again to prepare for the prospect of War, and to properly prepare the Canton of Steltonwald would like to invite all to join us for War Practice XXIII. We will be mustering once again at Cooper’s Lake Campground, 205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057.

[NOR] Cross and Compass

Please come join us for Cross and Compass: The War of the Roses 2012. Archery, Armored Combat, Classes, Equestrian, Youth Activities

East Kingdom's Noisemakers photos online

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has posted an album of photos from Noisemakers which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on Picasaweb.

Endewearde's Tourney of Love photos online

Brita reports that she has created an album of photos from the Tourney of Love in the Shire of  Endewearde in the East Kingdom. The photos are available on her Kodak Gallery website.

Stefan's Florilegium updates for March 2012

THLord Stefan li Rous shares updates to Stefan's Florilegium for march 2012.

[DRA] Midsummer Coronation

The Canton of Poukka welcomes you to celebrate the Coronation of our new King and Queen. You will have four days to enjoy fighting, arts, eating and all the other nice things. Welcome!

[EAS] Novice Schola

The Barony of Bergental welcomes all, novice and experts alike.  Come and learn or share your knowledge by way of teaching!  This event is open to all who wish to learn of things medieval. 

Excerpts from "A history of Ireland in 100 objects"

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, here is a selection of some of the many medieval artifacts featured in The Irish Time's column A history of Ireland in 100 objects.

Irish Times reporter offers "A History of Ireland in 100 Objects "

Irish Times reporter Fintan O’Toole provides a history of his country one artifact at a time. In his A history of Ireland in 100 objects, O’Toole reports on one object, from the National Museum of Ireland, each Saturday and its significance in the history and culture of the country.

Classes being accepted for Lilies War XXVI

The HL Neathery of Safita reports that she is accepting classes and instructors for the upcoming Lilies War. Those interested should go to the RUSH web page to submit classes.

[LOC] Great Northern War XIV

The might of the Northern, being the Baronies of St Florian de la Riviere & River Haven, and the Shires of Bacchus Woods and Willoughby Vale, issues this: we declare WAR on our Southern Enemies!

[ATL] Defending The Gate XI

Spring has come to the Canton of Sudentorre. In fine German tradition, Der Osterhase (the Easter Hare) and his friends are on their way to leave symbols of the season throughout our fair land. What better way to celebrate their arrival than to knock the dust off our weapons, our armor, and each other!