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.

Al-Barran Champions

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Lords and Ladies, we pray your attendance at this, our yearly tournament. Fighters, we pray you bring your strengths. Archers, we pray you bring your skills. Bards, we pray you bring your talents. Artisans, we pray you bring your crafts. All peoples, we pray you bring yourselves. Come, join us at this, The al-Barran Champions Tournament!

Al-Barran Champions

September 15th, 16th and 17th 2006. A.S. XLI Location:
Barony of al-Barran (Stanley, New Mexico)

Black Equinox

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Please come and join thre of Hammerhold as st time in Japan....... The Shire of Hammerhold presents: Black Equinox: Return of the Longest Running Japanese Event

September 22-24, 2006
Sleepy Bend Campsite, Sardis Lake, Sardis, MS

FIGHTING? Of course, how could we be Hammerhold without it?

  • 1st List: Katana (bastard sword) limited to single weapons (less than 48")
  • 2nd List: Mountain Warrior Li Wu Jin Memorial List - 7.5 foot glaive. Location:
    Shire of Hammerhold (Sardis, Mississippi)

Havoc in Hastings VI

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Come and join us for this three-day event in which we pay homage to the Battle of Hastings and perhaps re-write history. Which will you be, Norman or Saxon? This is a family friendly event so please bring the kiddies!

Charleton Park Historical Village
2545 S. Charleton Park Road
Hastings, MI 49058-8102

Site opens Friday September 1, 2006 at 4pm. It's a holiday weekend so feel free to stay until Monday, September 4, 2006 when site closes at 12 noon sharp. Location:
Canton of Three Walls & the Incipient Canton of Templemead (Hastings, Michigan)

Papers by Re-enactors Sought for 42nd International Congress on Medieval Studies

The organizers of the 42nd International Congress on Medieval Studies, which takes place May 10-13, 2007 at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, have announced that they are seeking papers from re-enactors for this year's conference.

Atlantia A&S Photo Albums Online

Lady Martelle von Charlottenburg has posted photos from the past two Tempore Atlantia A&S competitions.

Pax Axe

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Friends and neighbors, you are cordially invited to frolic in play with us for a day of games and fun at a one day event for all the family. 10: a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 26, 2006
St. Louis King of France School Cafeteria (air-conditioned)
1600 Lake Ave.
Metairie, LA 70005

Knowest thou the most formidable methods to procure a triumph many times over in the gaming of Nine Man Morris? Then thou must valiantly battle all Location:
Axemoor (Metairie, Louisiana)

Attack Laurel Academy

Laurels, are you bored? Looking for something to do? Not enough strife in your kingdom? Then "this could be the career for you!" Join the Attack Laurel Academy!

Slay the Dragon 2006

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The Humble Shire of Vogelburg cries out once again for a Champion. The evil dragon once again terrorizes the populace of Vogelburg call forth all brave warriors to champion our cause. Call on the Artisans to try and placate the beast with there beautiful works of art. Bards come and sooth the savage beast.

For information on classes and other things go to http://www.vogelburg.org/ Location:
Shire of Vogelburg (Pineville, Louisiana)

Pennsic to Feature Laurels' Prize Tourney

Maitresse Yvianne de Castel d'Avignon has announced that a Laurel's Prize Tourney will take place Friday August 18, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. on the Blue Tourney Field.

Delftwood Championship Event

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It's time once again to choose among the battle hardened fighters to see who the fiercest, strongest, and most honorable of them may be. As Lord Conrad MacCallum wearily steps down from his appointed place, he searches for a worthy replacement. Who will it be? Will it be the savvy and deadly Sir Yngvar, Earl Aethelmearc or the good natured Olafr Thorvardarson? Perhaps our young Ulfar of the Sword will rise to the challenge. Above all, a strong protector of the baron must be found! Fighters are encouraged to bring an SCA list legal dagger. Join us for what looks like an extremely entertaining tournament. Location:
Barony of Delftwood (Clay New York)

Mists Rapier Tourney and Salon

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Come and join The Divines as we frolic amongst the trees in Scotts Valley on Aug. 12 at the Mists Rapier Tourney and Salon.

For non-fighters we have a theme: Come dressed as a 16th C Courtier masking as a Greek god. Costumes can be pretty simple: wear a chemise (with a bathing suit under it, perhaps, for modesty) and drape yourself with garlands. Use your imagination and have fun with the Location:
Principality of the Mists (Scotts Valley, California)

Raptor War XV

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Their Excellencies Tor von Bütterburg and Rachel Ravenlock ask you to gather with them, their friends and cousins, as they mark Raptor War XV.

There will be activities for all!

  • Family Friendly Camping Event
  • Heavy Fighting Tourneys with woods battles
  • Rapier Fighting
  • Equestrian Activities
  • Many Children's activities
  • Laurel's Prize Tourney
  • Reverse Laurel's Prize Tourney Location:
    Barony of Arn Hold (Centerville, Idaho)

Scope of skills and responses honors Mistress Siobhán ní hEodhusa

At the Spring Mists Investiture, Siobhan Medhbh O'Roarke of the West Kingdom issued a challenge to a quest of learning, in loving memory of her recently-departed namesake, Mistress Siobhán ní hEodhusa.

Newcomers' Collegium

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The Shire of Windy Meads, in league with the Principality of Cynagua, is hosting a newcomers' collegium on Saturday, August 5, at the Masonic Hall in Esparto. That's about 15 miles West of Woodland.

We have numerous instructors already, but we could use help in a few subjects. We need instructors for cooking, heavy fighting, dancing and "fun in the SCA", an overview of all the different things you Location:
Shire of Windy Meads (Esparto, California)

Artemisia Kingdom Collegium& Equestrian Championship

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Kingdom collegium and Kingdom equestrian championship IN THE Barony of Arnhold August 4th-6th 2006

SITE:
Elmore County Fair Grounds, 855 E. 1st Ave. Glenns Ferry, ID 83623

SITE OPENS: 4pm Friday Aug. 4th
SITE CLOSES: 4pm Sunday Aug. 6th

SITE FEES:
$10 for Day Trippers for the weekend OR $6 per single day, $15 per camper for all weekend, $20 per RV for the weekend. Children, ages Location:
Barony of Arnhold (Glenns Ferry, Idaho)

Stefan's Florilegium for July 2006

THLord Stefan li Rous has posted updates to Stefan's Florilegium for July 2006.

Inter-Shire Collegium

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The Shire of Granite Mountain will host the Inter-Shire Arts & Sciences Collegium. This is an opportunity for those living in the far reaches of Atenveldt to attend a learning experience created just for you!

http://www.atenveldt.org/Events/Calendar/tabid/93/ctl/De Location:
Shire of Granite Mountain (Prescott, AZ)

Rabid Yale Hunt

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The Romans are invading!!! Prepare yourselves for the games! The Romans are invading Rabid Yale Hunt! Rabid Yale 7 will feature a roman theme in A.S. 41 so gather your gear and your garb and come enjoy the gladatorial games!

When: July 21st through the 23rd
Autocrat : Lord Talorgan Bron MacOnnist
Feastocrat : Lord Ajax Theron Marius

Come Enjoy The Games! Presided over by Senator Titus Arealus Augustus! Featuring Sir Cecil Hagan as the Yale! The Romans are taking the Yale Hunt by storm this year so plan for some fun in the sun and gladiatorial games while we cheer on our favorite gladiator (or yale). Enjoy the spoils of Rome as you feast the weekend away and maybe wander down to enjoy our own backyard "Roman Bath". Featuring all your favorite pastimes! Combat! Merchants! A&S populace vote! Roman Feast! Saturday Night Trade Circle hosted by Lady Xene Eirenikina. Merchants Welcome; Must have SD Sales Tax License and contact State Game Fish and Parks prior to event Location:
Shire of Coldedernhale (Pierre South Dakota)

Tyger Hunt XXIV

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Hosted by Riding of Hawklandmoor and Incipient Canton of Weald Lake, Barony of Northwoods

Official site: http://www.midrealm.org/hawklandmoor/tygerhunt/

Mostly Heavy Weapons Fighting. Archery, some A&S classes, GREAT Children/Youth Activities, Haflah, and m Location:
Brighton Recreation Area, 6360 Chilson Road, Howell, MI 48843

Baroness Eithni Elevated at WW 13

Josceline reports that Baroness Eithni ingen Talorgan was placed on vigil for elevation to the Order of the Laurel by Their Majesties of Northshield at the recent Warriors and Warlords 13.

Pennsic XXXV to Feature Youth A&S Display

Mistress Safia al-Khansaa', Pennsic Youth Arts and Sciences Coordinator, has announced that Pennsic XXXV will feature a Youth Arts & Sciences Exhibition for children up to age 18.

Deadline Extended for Application for Compleat Anachronist Editor

Jason Williams, Chariman of the Board of Directors of the SCA, Inc. has announced that the deadline for applications for editor of the Compleat Anachronist has been extended.

Positions Available: Editor & Art Director, Tournaments Illuminated

Jason Williams, Chairman of the Board, SCA, Inc., has announced that application deadlines for Editor and Art Director for Tournaments Illuminated have been extended.

Quest for the Holy Pail 2

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The Shire of Rook's Haven proudly presents "Quest for the Holy Pail 2: Pail Under Siege"

September 8-10 at Little Creek Ranch in Glen, MS (just outside Corinth)

The evil hordes have laid siege to Rook's Haven and are threatening to take our most prized possession! Come join Their Majesties as they endeavor to save The Holy Pail. Things to enjoy will include:

  • The Black Knight Tourney Location:
    Shire of Rook's Haven (Glen, Mississippi)

Poor Man's Pennsic XIV

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The Shire of Falcon's Keep cordially invites you to attend Poor Man's Pennsic XIV August 4th - 6th, AS XLI Friday at Noon to Sunday at Noon At the North Wood County Park On County Trunk A between Marshfield and Pittsville.

Once again it is time for Poor Man's Pennsic. This is a two day camping event.

We will have heavy and light weapons, equestrian, archery, throwing weapons, a medieval fashion show, silent auction, many merchants and various classes. Location:
Shire of Falcon's Keep (Marshfield, Wisconsin)

Atlantia: Coronation of Ragnarr and Anneke

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The Barony of Sacred Stone proudly welcomes one and all to the Coronation of Ragnarr and Anneke, for three days and nights of revelry, celebration, combat, cavalry, classes, archery, feasting, dancing & youth activities …the list goes on but our space runs short, and the crucial information yet to be given!

Site:
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center
804 Cedar Lane
Reidsville, NC 27320 Location:
Barony of Sacred Stone (Reidsville, North Carolina)

Diamond Wars XXI: Saxon vs. Norman

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Join the Barony of Small Gray Bear in celebrating our 21st Diamond Wars at beautiful Camp Cedar Valley, 104 Boy Scout Trail, Viola, Arkansas October 12-15, 2006.

The site is very discreetly wet. No original containers and leave no trace on site.

http://www.smallgraybear.com/DWXXI/DWXXI Flyer.pdf

SCA Helps Library Hold Renaissance Faire

The Canton of Attilium, in the Barony of Windmasters Hill, Atlantia, helped the Cliffdale Library hold a very successful demo, and Jarel Loveless of the Fayetteville Observer was on hand to cover the story.

Pennsic A&S Exhibition Pre-Reg Closes July 31

Dame Catriona MacDuff, Coordinator of the Pennsic 35 Arts and Sciences Exhibition, would like to remind Pennsic artisans that pre-registration for the A&S Exhibition ends July 31, 2006.

Thing in the Woods IV

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The Shire of Easaraigh would like to invite you all to THING IN THE WOODS IV, July 28-30 at scenic Camp Tubb BSA Camp near Rock Island, TN.

We have a LOT of activities planned:
There will be a full slate of EARLY PERIOD CLASSES on everything from primitive camping and outdoor skills, to hats, weaponry, various flying projectiles, and more.

The Iron Bow Guild is offering its first official guild meeting, with an Location:
Shire of Easaraigh (Rock Island, Tennessee)