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The SCA is now on AmazonSmile

SCA Today - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 09:24

Many of us shop at Amazon for a wide range of products. Did you know that the SCA can benefit from each purchase you make at no additional charge to you?

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2014-09-13 - Autumn Bohort

Midrealm Calendar - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 06:00

Viking sword has colorful history

SCA Today - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 19:01

Auctioneers at Christie's have announced that they will offer for auction a double-edged Viking sword associated with the battles of Hastings, Stamford Bridge and Bannockburn. The sword is expected to bring between UK£80,000 to £120,000. (photo)

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Pól the Pelican is cheered in Wales

SCA Today - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 15:18

Barun Pól O'Briain was yesterday elevated to the Order of the Pelican by the King and Queen of Drachenwald. Under threatening skies at Raglan Castle in Wales the two-time Viceroy of Insulae Draconis was made a peer before a tearful crowd of his noble friends and well-wishers.

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SCA: A game of flashing weaponry, handmade crafts and occasional camping under the stars

SCA Today - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 14:38

"Every time I come, it's like the highlight of my life. It's addictive. Especially if you're an adrenaline junkie,"  said fencer Susan Woodard about a recent fighter practice held at Roosevelt Park in Longmont, Colorado. Woodard spoke with Scott Rochat of the Times-Call about the SCA and the Barony of Caer Galen. (photos and video)

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SCA Audit Team

SCA Today - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:16

The State of California is requiring a full financial audit from the SCA. We have contracted with the CPA firm of Boman Accounting Group, Inc. to conduct the audit for the years 2012 and 2013 and report their findings.

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New Laurel King of Arms named

SCA Today - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:40

Current SCA Laurel King of Arms, Meistari Gabriel Kjotvason, reports that Andrewe Bawldwyn has been named to take over the position as head of the College of Arms.

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Committee on SCA Chirurgeonate sought by BoD

SCA Today - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 08:53

The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism is seeking members for a committee concerning the Chirurgeonate.

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Medieval bath found in Shkodër excavations

SCA Today - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 13:55

An archaeological team from the Antiquity of Southeastern Europe Research Centre of the University of Warsaw, Poland has discovered a 14th century bath in northwestern Albania. The structure combines technologies of the Roman and Ottoman Empires.

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From the SCA Ltd Board: Definition of an Event (a clarification)

SCA Today - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 09:07

It has come to the attention of the Board of Directors of SCA Ltd (Australia), that there is still a lot of debate around what an "event" actually is.

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Wasaga under Siege coming to Ontario in August, 2014

SCA Today - Sat, 08/09/2014 - 14:47

Wasaga under Siege 2014 & the 200th Commemoration of Battle of Nottawasaga Bay and the Sinking of HMS Nancy, August 14th-17th 2014.

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Securing the precious Magna Carta

SCA Today - Sat, 08/09/2014 - 08:30

Chris Woods, director of the  British National Conservation Service, has a daunting task: to assure the safety of the precious Lincoln Magna Carta during its tour through the United States in 2014.

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Mikolaj de Bracy winner of June Crown in the West

SCA Today - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 23:12

Duchess Megan reports that Viscount Mikolaj de Bracy was the victor of the June 21, 2014 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the West. His Excellency was inspired in His endeavor by Countess Arianwem verch Morgan.

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Egyptian textiles documented by British Museum

SCA Today - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 14:51

Amandine Mérat and Emily Taylor of the British Museum recently completed the task of auditing, documenting and re-housing 1,800 textiles of the Roman, Byzantine and early Islamic eras. In an article on the museum's website, the two discuss the process of handling the spectacular artifacts in the collection. (photos)

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