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Volunteers Needed For Citadel’s Hastilude Event

Citadel Hastilude is coming August 24-26, 2018!  A Hastilude is a term used in the Middle Ages to refer to many kinds of martial games. The word comes from the Latin hastiludium, literally “lance game”‘. This year’s event will be based on the Book of Tournament by King Renee of Anjou and will feature a contest of champions!  More details …

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Reminder: Citadel of the Southern Pass Baronial Officer’s Meeting is this week

  The Officer corps. of the Barony will be holding it’s regular monthly meeting this Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm at Los Tres Gallegos Mexican Restaurant, 10801 Pebble Hills Blvd, El Paso, TX 79935-2025.  We will be meeting in the back room as always.   These meetings are open to all who wish to …

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Father’s Day at the June Baronial Day & Populace Gathering

The Barony celebrated Father’s Day at Baronial Day and Populace Gathering yesterday at Album Park.  We had visits from Lord Xavier, visiting from his new home in South Korea, an m’lady Sorca was out as well.  Thank you to everyone who attended! Thank you for all who attended!

Baronial Arts & Sciences Night: “Arabic: History & Conversation”

  Arabic: History & Conversation covers a variety of Arabic language basics, including the history of writing, some cultural notes, how to write your name, simple conversational vocabulary, and examples of music both period and modern. This is meant to be an introduction for both the Scadian hobbyist and the mundane language learner.  The class …

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Citadel is currently looking for a new Baronial Youth Minister

Citadel is currently looking to fill the office of Baronial Youth Minister.  The Youth Minister is responsible for organizing activities for children and youth at Baronial events and activities such as Baronial Days and Populace Gatherings.  Youth Activities should be considered as an integral part of event planning, so that a suitable location can be …

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Reminder: The deadline for submitting your Letter of Intent for Rook Pursuivant is June 30, 2018

Vacancy: Rook Pursuivant (Baronial Herald)

On Wearing Garb: A Long-time Player’s Take on one of the Basics in the SCA

Sayyid Tariq ibn Yusuf ibn Askari al Ghassani Joining the Society for Creative Anachronism is an exciting prospect for many people.  Whether they are a history buff, a cosplayer, a medieval combat enthusiast or even a Fantasy/Sci-Fi fan, being in the SCA is a chance to take a step away from their everyday mundane life …

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Accepting Letters of Intent for the Next Baronial Chronicler

Good morning Mighty Citadel! The Barony is currently receiving Letters of Intent to be the next Chronicler of the Citadel of the Southern Pass. Besides producing the branch newsletter using the new, automated system, Citadel’s Chronicler would be responsible for keeping minutes of the different business meetings as well as recording the history of Barony.  …

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Baronial Letter for 1st Quarter 2018

This past March we celebrated our 3rd anniversary as Baron and Baroness of this glorious Citadel of the Southern Pass. We have had the honor of representing the Crown in these lands and of sharing memorable experiences with our populace. In this Baronial Letter we will share some of the highlights the Barony has had …

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Vacancy: Rook Pursuivant (Baronial Herald)

Baronial Herald for The Citadel of the Southern Pass is a titled position (Rook Pursuivant) in the College of Heralds, as well as a Greater Office of the Barony. The primary responsibility of the Rook is to serve the heraldic needs of the Barony (voice, book, and Court); in addition, the Rook should support heraldic …

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