We are a local branch of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) located in Mercer County, Ohio.

The SCA is devoted to the research and re-creation of pre-seventeenth century skills, arts, combat, culture, and employing knowledge of history to enrich the lives of participants through events, demonstrations, and other educational presentations.

Our “Known World” consists of 20 kingdoms with over 30,000 paid members.

Members of the SCA study and take part in a variety of activities, including combat, archery, equestrian activities, costuming, cooking, metalwork, woodworking, music, dance, calligraphy, fiber arts, and much more.

If it was done in the Middle Ages or Renaissance, odds are you’ll find someone in the SCA interested in recreating it.

What makes the SCA different from a Humanities 101 class is the active participation in the learning process.

Getting started in the SCA is easy; and if you’re here, you’ve already begun.

While you are encouraged to join and become an official member, there is no cost to attend any of our meetings.  You are welcome to attend events (entrance fees may apply) and we can often times help you get into basic gear at little to no cost.

Interested?  Please fill out our contact form, attend one of our meetings, or visit our Officer page and reach out to the Seneschal.

Latest Shire News

Meeting Summary January 2019

January 14th, 2019 Meeting Summary Meeting called to order at 7:21pm, and began with officer reports.
  • Seneschal – Nothing to Report
  • Exchequer – Many Emails Sent
  • A&S Minister – April’s A&S Meeting time will not work for the Church, so the meeting location will be changed that month. May’s A&S also needs moved, so we will have that the following week, on May 22nd. February’s A&S will be dancing.
  • Herald – Report submitted.
  • Web …
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Meeting Summary November 2018

November 7th, 2018 Meeting Summary Meeting called to order at 8:09pm, and began with officer reports.
    • Seneschal – Report Submitted.
    • Exchequer – Report Submitted.
    • A&S Minister – This month’s A&S will be to make directional signs for shire events.
    • Herald – Wedding Concluded. Great Relief.
    • Web Minister – Absent.
    • Chatelaine – Gold Key Sorted Anew
  • Fight Practice: [same as last month] Due to lack of regular fighters …
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Grenemere Festivus 2018

Hello everyone! It is that time of year, when everyone’s busy and there are Christmas events galore, of both mundane and SCA nature! We here in the Grand Lake Saint Marys area are planning our own little shindig! This event will be very laid back and have a SCA-themed gift exchange, a potluck style food and snacking, and a few classes to be had if any are interested! Bring a gift if you wish to …
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October 3rd, 2018 Meeting Summary

Meeting called to order at 7:36pm, and began with officer reports.
    • Seneschal – $1937.02 is what the Barony has in bank for us
    • Exchequer – Report Submitted. Exchequer required class will be available at RUM 2018.
    • A&S Minister – RUM Gate Tokens will be made at the A&S meeting. Please bring fine pliers if you have any. Attended A&S Min class, now officially trained.
    • Herald – Report submitted.
    • Web Minister – …
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September 5th, 2018 Meeting Summary

Meeting called to order at 7:38pm, and began with officer reports.
  • Seneschal – Minha will deputy as Seneschal.
  • Exchequer – Report will be submitted, and Exchequer required class will be available at RUM 2018.
  • A&S Minister – Games with Keith for A&S Night
  • Herald – Jerusha a’Laon received the Dragon’s Heart at the Sunday of Pounce’s Royal Court. 9/2/2018
  • Web Minister – Heavy traffic on the website, likely due to RUM site page update.

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July 11th, 2018 Meeting Summary

Meeting called to order at 7:54pm, and began with officer reports.
  • Seneschal – Notified the shire of a midwestern SCAdian who has been expulsed from the SCA and is barred from participating in any SCA event.
  • Exchequer – Absent
  • A&S Minister – Fully functional glass lamp bead station has been set up. Still looking to A&S there.
  • Herald – Quarterly Report not yet submitted (is now submitted 7/16). Grenemere’s name has passed, device paperwork …
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Upcoming Events

Recent Activities

The SCA is about crafting, food, combat, and good times with friends and family.  Our group, like many, enjoys all the aspects of a modern medieval life. Take a moment to look at some of the events our members have attended, and some of the actives we do on a regular basis.

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Meet Us

  • 700 N Main St, Celina, OH 45822
  • Business Meeting (2nd Monday 6:30PM)
  • A&S Meeting (3rd Wednesday 7:30PM)

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