Seneschal

Kelly

First Quarter 2015 Board Meeting

The Board of Directors would like to remind the membership
that the First Quarter 2015 Board Meeting is scheduled for tomorrow
Saturday, January 17, 2015.

The location is
Mt. Olive Church
1989 E Calaveras Blvd
Milpitas, California

Start time is 9:00 a.m.
All members are welcome to attend.
Modern… Continue reading

Knowne World Mail Changes

Greetings from the office of the Vice President for Information Management
and Technology for SCA, Inc.

 
Good gentles,

 

The Known World Mail (KWM) service was established by SCA Corporate many
years ago, in a time when mail services were commodities, and not commonly
available without considerable expense. As… Continue reading

February Newsletters are Up!

January 14th, 2015

We are pleased to let you know that the February 2015 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID… Continue reading

January Newsletters Available

December 15th, 2014

We are pleased to let you know that the January 2015 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID… Continue reading

APEC Proposal – Commentary Being Accepted

Currently open for commentary is a proposal by the Additional Peerage Exploratory Committee (“APEC”) for a new Rapier Peerage.  The language for this proposal can be found below.  Due to the long-reaching effects of this proposal, the Board of Directors would like to emphasize that commentary is being… Continue reading

APEC – Proposed Corpora Change

At the July 2013 Board Meeting, the Additional Peerage Exploratory Committee (“APEC”) proposed that the Board of Directors create a new Patent-bearing Peerage Order parallel to the Orders of the Chivalry, the Laurel and the Pelican. This Rapier Peerage would be for the related martial arts of rapier and all… Continue reading

December Newsletters are UP!

November 12th, 2014

We are pleased to let you know that the December 2014 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID… Continue reading

BOD Meetings for 2015/2016

By consensus at the Fourth Quarter 2014 Board of Directors Meeting, the following meeting schedule was confirmed for 2015 and 2016:

January 17, 2015
Kingdom of the West
Mt. Olive Lutheran Church
1989 East Calaveras Blvd.
Milpitas, CA

April 18, 2015
Kingdom of the Middle
Embassy Suites Cincinnati – River… Continue reading

Proposed Corpora Language Change – Corpora VIII.B.4

The SCA Board of Directors seeks commentary on the following proposed Corpora language change.

Current language for Corpora VIII.B.4

Non-armigerous awards and orders may be established by a kingdom, principality or barony, according to the laws and customs of the kingdom. The names and insignia of these awards and orders… Continue reading

Board of Directors Meeting – 10-25-14 – St. Louis

The Board of Directors would like to remind all who will be in the area and available that they are invited to attend the 4th Quarter Board of Directors Meeting. It will be held Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the Embassy Suites located at 610 North 7th Street, Saint Louis,… Continue reading

November Newsletters are UP

October 15th, 2014

We are pleased to let you know that the November 2014 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID… Continue reading

Position Available: Editor for The Complete Anachronist

The Society for Creative Anachronism Inc. is accepting applications for the position of Editor for The Compleat Anachronist.

The Compleat Anachronist is a journal published four times a year.  Each issue is approximately 60 pages long and focuses on a single topic relevant to the time period 600… Continue reading

October Newsletters are UP

September 15th, 2014

We are pleased to let you know that the October 2014 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID… Continue reading

Proposed Corpora Language Change

The SCA Board of Directors seeks commentary on a proposed Corpora language change recommended by the Laurel Sovereign at Arms.

Current language for Corpora VIII.B.2

2. Kingdoms may establish awards and orders conferring Awards or Grants of Arms, and the Crown may award membership in such orders according to the… Continue reading

SCA Audit Team

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. The audit will not encompass any… Continue reading

Proof of Membership for Pennsic

July 25, 2014

 

Please remember to take your membership card or Proof of Membership Letter to Pennsic!!!

 

The SCA has a new online database system, and you will need to log in to access your membership by using

Your User ID – Membership Number

Password – first initial… Continue reading

August Newsletters are UP

July 14th, 2014

We are pleased to let you know that the August 2014 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID… Continue reading

July Newsletters are Up!

We are pleased to let you know that the July 2014 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID and the beginning… Continue reading

June Newsletters are Up

We are pleased to let you know that the June 2014 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID and the beginning… Continue reading

Position Available: Society Seneschal

Leslie Vaughn, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced that Board of Directors is seeking applicants for the position of Society Seneschal and Vice President of Operations. Leslie Vaughn writes:  The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism is now accepting applications for the… Continue reading

May Newsletters are Ready

April 16th, 2014

We are pleased to let you know that the May 2014 Kingdom Newsletters are now available to all current Sustaining and International members for your review. If you are new to the enewsletter site, please go to http://enewsletter.sca.org to access. Your Membership Number is your User ID… Continue reading

Change of Office

Springs tender embrace
Heralding changing seasons
Wistful sighs remain

In 2007 I was invited to serve on the SCA’s Board of Directors. It was an incredible journey. I thought that was my fondest time in the SCA.

Two and a half years ago I was given the opportunity to be… Continue reading

Position Available: Laurel Principal Sovereign of Arms

The Laurel Principal Sovereign of Arms (Laurel) is the principal heraldic officer of the Society and the head of the College of Arms. Laurel is responsible for fostering the study and practice of heraldry, supervising the processing of submissions, and overseeing the heraldic activities of the Known World.

Laurel is… Continue reading

A New Deputy Society Seneschal Office

 

The SCA Board of Directors is directing the Society Seneschal to develop and implement a new Deputy Society Seneschal Office and accompanying kingdom level infrastructure to deal with broad-based event support services.

The core activity and a core competency of the Society for Creative Anachronism is holding events –… Continue reading

New Corpora and Sanction Guide Approved 18/01/2014

ITS DONE. FINALLY.

The *New* Sanction Guide and The Most Current Version of Corpora was approved bt the Board on 1/18. The thanks go out to all of *YOU*. For your time and efforts and reads and rereads and reedits. 2 YEARS. From start to finish. DONE. There will be… Continue reading

How Many Officers?

Should we dial back on the number of “REQUIRED” officers in local SCA branches. If so which? How?