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The Crown Province of Østgarðr is the greater New York City chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism, a not-for-profit educational and social organization dedicated to re-creating aspects of medieval and Renaissance culture. You can read more about the SCA at … Continue reading

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Summer Issue of The E-Horse

Attached below is the June 1 issue of the E-Horse, Østgarðr’s quarterly newsletter. You can subscribe to receive future copies of the newsletter directly via Google Groups or by sending a blank email to ostgardrnyc+subscribe@ostgardr.eastkingdom.org.

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Draft Bylaws For Review

The Crown Province of Østgarðr appears to have first formulated a set of bylaws in 1998, setting forth guidelines under which this branch of the organization would operate. There have been various efforts to update this document in the intervening … Continue reading

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The SCA: a view from middle school

What if we learned physics through weapons and armour? What if our physical education was through practice fighting with models of the same weapons and armour? What if we learned history from emulating history? I do many activities that other … Continue reading

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Unclaimed Raffle Prizes from King’s and Queen’s A&S and Bardic competition

Three prizes went unclaimed from the raffle at the King’s and Queen’s A&S and Bardic competition on Saturday, February 10 2018 (AS 52). They are: Lot Red 21 – Ticket Red ending -033: A Royal blue needle and sewing roll Lot Red … Continue reading

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Ostgardr Commons note

Attention all Ostardians planning on coming to Common, Cortelyou Ave is closed. If you are driving you will have to drive down Beverly Ave and park a block away and walk over to Commons tonight.

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Ostgardr Commons (business meeting) 8/19

August Commons will be Friday, August 19, 2016 at the home of Norana Cantrell, 273 Argyle Road, 1st floor in Brooklyn. If anyone gets lost, the phone number is 917-297-2356. Take the Q train to Cortelyou Road, walk three blocks … Continue reading

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Ostgardr Commons – August 19th

I’m happy to host Ostgardr commons on August 19th. My address is 273 Argyle Road, 1st floor in Brooklyn. If anyone gets lost, my phone number is 917-297-2356. Take the Q train to Cortelyou road, walk three blocks left, and … Continue reading

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Fencing/Fighting practice – Monday 7/18

Greetings All, There will be fencing practice at McCarren Park in Brooklyn this coming Monday night, along side the heavy weapons practice. It starts at 7pm and is by the baseball field with lights. We meet by a tree in … Continue reading

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Pennsic 101 Class

Oyez, Oyez Spring has arrived, and the Drums of War begin to Beat. You want to go to Pennsic! Everyone you talk to makes it sound like so much fun… …but you’ve never done anything like this, so… now what … Continue reading

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