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Welcome to the home page of the Canton of Crois Brigte. We are a branch of the Society for Creative Anachronism for Forsyth, Surry, Wilkes and Yadkin Counties in North Carolina, located in the Barony of the Sacred Stone in the Kingdom of Atlantia. Our focus is recreating the Middle Ages and Renaissance periods of history (600AD - 1600AD).

We fight with sword and shield, dance pavanes and galliards, wear sumptuous finery and more all in the name of fun and frolic. On behalf of all the members of Crois Brigte and the Barony of The Sacred Stone, we extend to you a most heartfelt welcome.
The SCA is an international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th-century Europe. Our "Known World" consists of 19 kingdoms, with over 30,000 members residing in countries around the world. Members dressed in clothing of the Middle Ages and Renaissance attend events which may feature tournaments, arts exhibits, classes, workshops, dancing, feasts, and more. Our "royalty" hold courts at which they recognize and honor members for their contributions to the group.

Any of our members will tell you the best way to become an integral part of our family is to become as active as your mundane (real-life) responsibilities allow. With that in mind, check out our Activities Link for information on our regular get-togethers.

While SCA membership is not required for you to participate in the activities, it is highly recommended for the following reasons.
  • You will receive the kingdom newsletter, The Acorn, which will provide information on other events in the kingdom.
  • Your membership will allow you to participate fully in SCA activities.
  • Also, there is a $5 surcharge for non-members to attend SCA events, so membership saves money.
  • SCA memberships are priced affordably, plus student memberships and family discounts are also available.

If you would like additional information, see our officers' page for contact information. We also have a monthly business meeting held on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm. We meet at different locations; so, please check the calendar (http://www.croisbrigte.org/calendar/) for this month's place.

Again, welcome to the Canton of Crois Brigte and the Barony of The Sacred Stone.

This is the recognized web site for the Canton of Crois Brigte of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. and is maintained by The Honorable Lord Basi inn fiskni Einarsson. This site may contain electronic versions of the group's governing documents. Any discrepancies between the electronic version of any information on this site and the printed version that is available from the originating office will be decided in favor of the printed version. For information on using photographs, articles, or artwork from this web site, please contact the Webminister at swor...@triad.rr.com. He or she will assist you in contacting the original creator of the piece. Please respect the legal rights of our contributors.

All external links are not part of the Canton of Crois Brigte web site. Inclusion of a page or site here is neither implicit nor explicit endorsement of the site. Further, SCA, Inc. is not responsible for content outside of croisbrigte.org.

Copyright 2010 Canton of Crois Brigte. The original contributors retain the copyright of certain portions of this site.

Part of our device incorporates the cross of St. Brigid.  The original cross was woven with rushes from the river Shannon.
It is tradition in Ireland to hang a St. Brigid's cross over your door on this day to ensure good health throughout the coming year.

For a more detailed History of our Canton