Celebration of Yule :: December 14, 2019
Upcoming Events, Practices & Meetings
Indoor Heavy Weapons Practice -- Thu, 12 Dec @ 06:00pm
Indoor Rapier Practice -- Thu, 12 Dec @ 06:30pm
Celebration of Yule -- Sat, 14 Dec
Indoor Archery Practice -- Sun, 15 Dec @ 10:00am
Outdoor Heavy Weapons practice -- Sun, 15 Dec @ 12:00pm
No Newcomers Meeting this month!
The Dec Populace (and business) Gathering is Sunday, the 15th, 5:00! See the calendar for location info.
July 2019 Issue of Il Tempo
Notes from the populace meeting and upcoming events! View in
Open Call for Retainers!
Looking for a way to get involved? Why not try retaining!
What is retaining?
Their Excellencies need help with taking notes (e.g. for gifts or to-do stuff), staying hydrated, reminders to stay on schedule, fetching things, and otherwise keeping Their Excellencies comfortable and out of trouble (especially the Mongol one)!
Who can retain?
Anyone can retain! If you've got free time at an event, Their Excellencies will be very appreciative of your assistance. Plus it's a great way to learn more about what it means to be part of the pageantry of the SCA!
How can I volunteer?
If you are interested in volunteering, or even just finding out more, reach out to our head retainer, Diego Diaz Montanes at
Lord Randall hosts dance practices at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Reston and invite all members
and others to join in.
Location: Unitarian Universalist Church of Reston, 1625 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190
Dates: Every Sunday, with the exception of the Fourth Sunday of the month on which the business meeting falls
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Open Baronial Officer Positions
Currently the Barony has several positions it is looking to fill.
Vacant positions include:
Deputy Herald (especially a court herald!)
Deputy Chancellor of Youth Activities
Deputy Minister of A&S
Please contact the the individual officer or the Baronial Seneschal for a position you are interested
in or for more information.
Welcome! Please visit our Newcomers pages to get acquainted with our group
or contact our Chatelain, Lady Maria Chiara Datini,
the officer responsible for helping new folks learn about the SCA in general and the Barony of Ponte Alto in particular.
Upcoming Newcomers' Meeting.
The monthly newsletter contains event listings, meeting minutes, officer contacts,
and the latest news in Ponte Alto.
Current Issue - July 2019: Notes from the populace meeting and upcoming events! View in
PDF (1.4 MB).
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