We are a group of Medieval and Renaissance enthusiasts located in northwestern Vermont, and we’re not the only ones.  We are part of a larger international organization called the Society for Creative Anachronism.  Our shire is located within the East Kingdom.  For more about who we are, click here.  Please connect with us on Facebook or join our Email List to stay up to date.

Are You New to the SCA?

Welcome to the Known World!  We’d love to give you some more information to get you started.  You can also contact our Chatelaine.  She’s an officer in charge of greeting and helping new members, and would love to answer any questions you might have.  Check out our Newcomer’s Portal for more information!

Next Meetings and Practices

Fighting and fencing practice this week, Sunday July 2nd, from 2-5pm at Underhill ID School.  Please bring non-marking shoes.  If you’d like to just come and hang out, please do!  For more information about our practices, please click here.

Archery practice is at the Catamount Outdoor Family Center at 4pm on Thursdays.  Please check our Facebook page for updates.

We will have our first gathering of the newly revived Freehold Cooks group (aka Kelpie Cooks) on Saturday, July 15th at 6pm at 6 Diamond St, Saint Albans.  For more information, click here.

Upcoming Moots

Mark your calendars.  We have two moots coming up.  Yes, two.  We will be covering the same topics at both, but you’ll have two options of attendance to make sure that everyone has the best opportunity to make their voices heard and hear what’s going on in Mountain Freehold.  Join us Tuesday, July 11th at 6:30 at Groennfell Meadery, 856 Hercules Dr #20, Colchester, VT 05446.  Or, join us Sunday, July 16th.  More information about time and place coming soon.

Upcoming Event


Northern Region War Camp

June 30th, 2017 – July 3rd, 2017

Once again the time has come to begin to prepare for War.  Come join us at Northern Region War Camp as we fight, fence, shoot, throw, ride, and create in our preparations to show the Knowne World the awesomeness of The East!  There is a Family Fun Day, Archery, Thrown Weapons, Heavy List fighting, Youth Combat, Equestrian events, Fencing, Youth Fencing, Arts and Science classes, heavy list torchlight tourney, charity tourneys (in fencing, heavy list, thrown weapons, and archery as well), shopping and food vendors, possible brewer’s competition, bonfire (weather permitting), possibly more.

More information is available on the EK event page or on their Facebook Event page.


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