A Hospitaller is an officer who acts as a liason between the SCA and the modern world. They help introduce new participants into the SCA by not only introducing them to experienced members, but also by teaching them about SCA and Kingdom traditions, customs and rules and helping new participants fit in.
|Acting:||Lady Genevieve of Hellsgate|
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Latest Hospitaler Posts
- Tuesday Activity Lineup – 4 Aug
Looking for some SCA time tonight? There are a few things you can jump into!
Things happening tonight, 4 August 2020:
- Bryn Gwlad’s Virtual Populace Hangout starting around 7pm — hop into Discord for text, voice, and video chat
- Heraldic Consultation with our very own Halberd Pursuivant, Sigrun di Birca!
- In Discord alongside the Populace Hangout; join the Bryn Gwlad server here!
- The Virtual Academy of Service Minded Individuals is hosting a panel discussion tonight: “Round Table for How to Recruit Young People Part 3” starting at 7pm via Zoom
Things coming up this week:
- Bryn Gwlad Scribal Guild Meeting
- Thursday, 6 Aug
- 7pm – 9pm
- Bryn Gwlad Discord Server
- Virtual Pennsic
- Populace Hangout Tonight!
Looking to spend some time chatting with fellow Bryn Gwladers? Want an excuse to check out Discord before our event in October? Join us tonight (28 July) from 7pm til 9pm (ish) for our Tuesday night Populace Hangout!
Who: Anyone in Bryn Gwlad, anyone in the SCA, anyone interested in socializing with us
When: 7pm – 9pm (sometimes people trickle in throughout the evening)
What: Populace hangout in Discord — voice, video, text chat
Why: To meet people or catch up with folks you haven’t spoken to in a while
- Join our Discord Server Here: https://discord.gg/kCT4fRu
- Type a short intro in the #introductions channel
- Explore the server!
- Type “@mods” once you’re in the server to get help from a moderator
See you tonight!
Bryn Gwlad Officers
- Newcomer Academy Class – Tonight!
Pursue your passion and discover a world of opportunity! Come learn about the martialate activities available here at the SCA! This includes heavy/chivalric fighting (think knights of Camelot), light/rapier fighting (think the three musketeers), target and combat archery, equestrian, thrown weapons (axes, knives and spears), and more!
Sir Maelgwyn Dda
This is the 4th class in a FREE 6-course series introducing you to the SCA hosted by our Barony!
When: 7pm – 9pm CST
Meeting ID: 852 3845 5885
Everyone is welcome! Classes are for brand new players or folks who have been involved but wish to learn more.
Questions? Contact the committee at email@example.com
Reach out via facebook: facebook.com/groups/BrynGwlad
- NCA Costume/Persona Class — Watch Here!
The 1 June Newcomer Academy Costume/Persona Class was recorded! It is now available online for people to watch! The link below will direct you to the Zoom Recording. You do not need a Zoom account to watch the video. It’s approximately 1 hour and 25 minutes long.
The full video is available here!
- Hospitaler Hump Day – SCA 101 recap
Greetings from your friendly neighborhood hospitaler. I am going to start up a string of hump day posts to help you make it through the week with some SCA resources, tips, stories, videos, and other errata. I hope you find it useful.
On Monday our Bryn Gwlad Newcomer’s Academy held it’s very first virtual class! If you didn’t get to join us the whole thing was shared via Facebook live on the academy Facebook group. Go watch the video and ask any questions you have in the comments section, I’ll keep an eye out and make sure you get an answer. The link to the group can be found here.
Have an idea for something you would like to see here? Have a question you’ve never wanted to have to ask in person? Email firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll make sure you get an answer. You can also use the contact an officer form.
Don Orazio d’Assisi
Bryn Gwlad Hospitaler
- Missing the SCA?
I don’t know about all of you, but I have been missing seeing my SCA family at guild meetings, fighter practice, and events. If you are like me I encourage you to check out this video from our neighboring Kingdom of Glenn Abhann.
I hope to see everyone soon at one of our virtual events soon or in person once it is safe!
Yours in service,
Bryn Gwlad Hospitaler
- SCA 101 — 4 May — Updated Class Details
Update for SCA101! As previously announced, the first class of the 2020 Bryn Glad Newcomer’s Academy will be held next Monday, May 4, 2020. Due to the plague ravaging the Current Middle Ages, we are moving this class online to Zoom!In service,
P.S. A reminder – this class will NOT be held in person at Nosh and Bevvy, but online on Zoom. But, you need to eat right? Consider picking up some take out from Nosh and Bevvy and support our awesome host restaurant!
Katherine de Kroepseur and the NCA Committee
What: SCA101 Class – Basic introduction to the SCA.
Topics include brief history, overview of activities, The Known World, SCA structure, and finding your place the SCA.
Date/Time: May 4, 2020. Class starts promptly at 7 pm.
Where: Online. Zoom Meeting. Click on the link below or open zoom, enter the meeting ID. You will need the Password provided below to join the meeting.
Who: Anyone interested in learning about the SCA.
Zoom Meeting Topic: Bryn Gwlad Newcomer’s Academy: SCA 101
Time: May 4, 2020 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 741 2767 8107
Questions? Contact the Newcomer’s Academy Committee! You can message us here or send an email to email@example.com.
Facebook Event page
- SCA 101 — Newcomer’s Academy Class – 4 May
Good evening Newcomers!In service,
In one weeks time (Monday, May 4) we will be hosting our first class of this years session of the Bryn Gwlad’s Newcomers Academy: SCA 101.
Come learn the basics of what the SCA is all about!
Due to the state of affairs in the current Middle Ages, instead of meeting at our beloved Nosh and Bevvy, we will be meeting virtually for SCA101. Stay tuned in the next couple of days for information on how to join us in our virtual classroom!
Need more information? Check us out on the Bryn Gwlad website!
Katherine and the BG NCA Committee
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- Populace in the Park is going Virtual!
Join us tonight, 31 March 2020, at 7pm for a virtual gathering of the Populace! We had our first-ever virtual business meeting last night via Zoom, and we’re going to continue our path into an online realm by using the BG Discord to gather the populace for voice chat, text chat, and just generally hanging out. There won’t be video for this chat, though individuals can screen share if there’s something you want to show everyone.
Grab a snack, grab a drink, consider ordering food from your favorite local establishment, and log into Discord tonight for social time with the Barony!