The Autumn 2016 issue of the Citadel, the newsletter of the Barony of Cynnabar, is now available.
The Barony of Cynnabar is a chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Cynnabar hosts several events and demos throughout the year where we re-create the Middle Ages. In addition to these events we also have regular practices where we teach and learn our skills.
Regularly scheduled activities include:
Anyone is welcome to attend any of our demos, practices or events. Loaner weapons, armor, clothing, music and more are available for newcomers!
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Upcoming Events, Practices, and Meetings
Sat, Dec 10, 2:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Where: Chelsea Community Fair, 20501 W Old US Hwy 12, Chelsea, MI 48118, USA (Map)
Cynnabar's annual Baronial Wassail event featuring period Yule and Wassail traditions. A great time for socializing, some activities, and catching up with old and new friends -- all in a holiday and party-like atmosphere.
Games - Socializing - Singing - Dancing - Potluck - Baronial Court
See event website (TO COME) for schedule and more details
Sun, Dec 11, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Baronial Fighter Practice: Heavy Weapons and Fencing
Where: Michigan Union, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, Anderson Room (A-D) (Map)
Heavy Weapons: Knight Marshal: Pan Zygmunt Nadratowski
Fencing: Fencing Marshal: William of Cynnabar
fencing AT cynnabar DOT org
Mon, Dec 12, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Pre-Meeting Workshop - Period Games
Pre-Meeting Workshop - Period Games with TH Lady Ceara
Learn more about period gaming and play a few games with Lady Ceara! Lots of games can be played at events or just at home with your friends. Come learn something new to play at this year's Wassail or Pentamere 12th Night where there will be more opportunities to play!
Workshops are held in the same location as the Baronial Business meetings from 6:30 pm until approx 7:25 pm about an hour before the meeting begins. If you have a workshop you are interested in teaching or something you'd like to learn about -- please contact Baroness Hannah Schreiber at email@example.com.
Sat, Dec 17, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Where: Costume Shop, Eastern Michigan University (Map)
Come and work on your garb and garb-related projects in the Eastern Michigan University costume shop! This is not a structured class but instead an opportunity to work on those projects you've been putting off finishing or haven't started yet. Details and directions at http://cynnabar.org/garb
Mon, Jan 2, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Heraldic and Scribal Night
Where: Ypsilanti charter Township, MI, USA (Map)
Come to discuss, learn and work on your heraldry and scribal projects! Held at the home of Baron Tairdelbach and Baroness Hannah in Ypsilanti Township. For directions please contact either firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Wed, Jan 4, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
European Dance Practice
Where: Michigan League, North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI, United States (Koessler Room) (Map)
Come learn French, Italian and European dances from the Renaissance!
Parking is available in the Palmer Commons garage or on the street.
More information: http://www.cynnabar.org/eurodance
Sat, Jan 7, 12:00 AM - Jan 8 12:00 AM
Where: Hidden Springs Church, 5860 N Latson Rd, Howell, MI 48855, USA (Map)
Pentamere 12th Night
You can confirm meetings hosted at the University of Michigan by checking here: