Welcome to our humble shire...

Our small slice of the Society of Creative Anachronism (SCA) is located in the Midlands Region of the Middle Kingdom, just south of the Kingdom of Northshield (Northern Illinois around Rockford).

Our Shire has regular fighter practices each month and Archery practices in the summer.

Schedule of Monthly Shire Practices

Practices begin at 6:30 PM


First Thursday - Cut and Thrust Night


Second Thursday - None ( Shire Business Meeting)


Third Thursday - Fighter Practice


Fourth Thursday - No Practice or Meeting


Fifth Thursday (when applicable) - Fighter Practice

Next Non - Thursday Practice


TBA 2017 - Archery Practice.  Please check our Facebook Group for correct Dates and Times of this practice



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