Populace Gathering (and Business Meeting)
Meets: the fourth Sunday of every month. For specific dates please reference the Baronial Calendar.
Location: TBD on a month to month basis. Location to be added to calendar and publicized via social media as available.
Time: Typically 5pm-6pm or 6pm-7pm. Please consult the calendar for the time of any specific meeting!
Everyone is encouraged to attend the Barony's Populace Gathering!
Newcomer's gatherings are open to everyone old or new. No garb required.
Come hang out, talk, meet new people. Feel free to bring a project to work on.
Meets: Once a month. For specific dates please reference the Baronial Calendar.
Projects Night (formerly the Sewing Circle)
Meets: First Thursday of every month. For specific dates please reference the Baronial Calendar.
Host: Lady Vadoma
Location: 969 Ferndale Ave, Herndon, VA 20170
Notes: Street Parking
Revised as a projects night, anyone is welcome to come with any SCA-related project they'd like to work on!
For more information, please visit the Sewing Circle's
Meets: Every Sunday, with the exception of the Fourth Sunday of the month that is reserved for the business meeting. For specific dates please reference the Baronial Calendar.
Host: Unitarian Universalist Church of Reston
Location: 1625 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190
The dancing group is open to anyone interested in learning medieval and renaissance dance.
For more information, please visit the Terpsichoria Unitariae Facebook Group.
Scriptorium and A&S Night
Meets: the fourth Monday of every month following that Sunday's business meeting. For specific dates please reference the Baronial Calendar.
Host: Baroness Adina and Baron Drogo
Location: please contact Baroness Adina von der Heide at adinavdh [AT] gmail.com
Scriptorium and A&S night open for anyone to bring a current calligraphy, illumination, or other A&S projects or for A&S discussions and ideas.
If you are interested in joining and need the location information please contact Baroness Adina von der Heide at adinavdh [AT] gmail.com
|Ponte Alto Baronial Populace Gathering
||Fourth Sunday of the month at 6 pm at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 7426 Idylwood Rd, Falls Church, VA 22043.
Populace Gathering Directions.
|Outdoor Heavy Weapons Practice
||Weather permitting, 12:00 - 4:00 pm, outdoors at Tysons-Pimmit Park, behind Tysons-Pimmit Library, Falls Church.
Please contact Baronial Knight Marshal for more information.
Sunday Fight Practice Directions.
||When announced, Sunday from 12:00 - 2:00 pm at Lake Needwood Archery Range in Rockville. Please contact the
Baronial Archery Marshal for more information.
||First, second, and third Sunday of the month at 6 pm at Unitarian Universalist Church of Reston, 1625 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190.
|Scriptorium / A&S Night
||Once a month on the Monday after the Business Meeting, at Drogo and Adina's home. Contact Baroness Adina
at baroness AT pontealto.altantia.sca.org for more information.
|Ponte Alto Singers
||Meets the second and fourth Tuesday of every month. Next meeting: August 25th at 7:00pm.
The singing group is open to anyone interested in learning both period (pre-16th century) and SCA original compositions.
For more information, please visit the Ponte Alto
Singers' Facebook group.
If you are interested in joining and need the location information please contact Lady Annika Siltanen (mka Eliisa Harman)
at mom AT pontealto.atlantia.sca.org
|Indoor Rapier Practice *
||Every Thursday at Shrevewood Elementary school from 6:30 pm to 9 pm.
Please use the rear entrance to the cafeteria. Please contact the Baronial Rapier Marshal
for more information. Indoor Rapier Directions.
This is a school location activity.
|Indoor Heavy Weapons Practice *
||Every Thursday at Lemon Road Elementary School located on Idlywood Road six blocks north of its intersection with Route 7
near I-66 in Falls Church from 6-9 p.m. Practice is geared to developing beginning and intermediate fighters through intensive hands on training with experienced
instructors, as well to providing ample opportunity for more advanced fighters to spar with knight level combatants.
All are welcome. Contact the Baronial Knight Marshal for more information.
Indoor Heavy Directions. This is a school location activity.
|Stierbach Archery Practice
||During the winter season, every Friday from 5 pm until 7 pm at the
Bull Run Shooting Center. Practices are held in Stierbach.
You may also contact the Baronial Archery Marshal for carpool or other information.
|SCA Newcomer Meetings
||Newcomer Meetings occur once a month on a weeknight from 7-9 pm at the homes of various members of the Barony.
Contact the Baronial Chatelain or check the top of this page for the most
recently posted information.
||One or two times every month, exact date and location varies. Please check the homepage for updates.
For more details, please join the Ponte Alto Sewing Circle Facebook Group. Fitting questions, research issues
and sewing projects are all welcome! If you have any questions, please contact Lady Margaret Lad at webminister AT pontealto.atlantia.sca.org
* Note on school locations for activities:
There will be no activities at schools during school holidays or on other days when Fairfax County schools are closed or all nighttime school
recreational activities are cancelled. Notification of cancellation or alternate site location will be posted on the web as soon as possible.
You can visit the Fairfax County Public Schools Emergency Announcement page for school closure status: