Activities

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Yuma, AZ SCA chapter - Shire of Burning Sands group photo 2023

Populace Meetings

All are welcome to this free gathering event! These monthly meetings serve as an opportunity to share business, converse, and plan future gatherings! Come as you are or dressed in your finest medieval apparel!

We meet once a month. For details on our next meeting including time and location please read the post below, News & Calendar, or Facebook.

1 June, 2024 Fighter Practice and Populace Meeting

We will be having Fighter Practice starting at 8am followed by our Populace Meeting at 10:00am, June 1, 2024, Saturday at Sanguinetti Park. We should be having some visitors from the West, so bring your best! Newcomers: If you are interested in trying out fighting,...

Archery & Thrown Weapons

Archery and Thrown Weapons are activities just about anyone can do! We have loaner gear, so all you have to do is show up!

Practice: Held once a month in open public land near the corner of E 24th St. and S Camino Del Sol (head East down E 24th St. from S Fortuna Rd. to the end of the street, the site will be on your left). For details on date and time for our latest practice please read the post below or check our News & Calendar or Facebook.

March 29, 2024 Archery Practice

We will be having Archery Practice 4:30pm-6:30pm, March 29, 2024, Friday at the corner of E 24th St. and S Camino Del Sol. (head East down E 24th St. from S Fortuna Rd. to the end of the street, the site will be on your left). Even though shade will be provided,...

Arts & Sciences (A&S)

More than just arts and crafts, A&S serves to enrich the authenticity of the modern medieval experience! Join us to learn the history of medieval methods and materials used while crafting and costuming in our A&S classes! Get involved in performing arts such as song, dance, or storytelling!

A&S Classes and Workshops: We hold classes and unstructured workshop gatherings upon request and suggestion including scribal, sewing, bardic, and armor repair. For details of our latest or next activities please read the post below or check News & Calendar or Facebook. To request a class or workshop email our Minister of A&S.

June 22, 2024 A&S Class: Banners, Standard, and Flags

Greetings Shire of Burning Sands!We will be having an Arts and Science class on banners, standards, and flags starting at 9am, June 22, 2024, Saturday at the Main Yuma County Library All are welcome to join for this free gathering! Participants will not need to bring...

Armored Combat and Rapier

Ever wanted to try your skills with a sword? Well here you can! Test your mettle and learn medieval marshal arts in both Rapier fighting and Heavy or Armored Combat.

Fighter Practice: Both Armored Combat and Rapier fighter practices are held Saturdays (Summer 8-10am, Winter 9am-11am) in the NW section of Sanguinetti Park in Yuma, AZ.  We have loaner gear available, just let us know you are interested by emailing our marshal or posting to our Facebook group!

1 June, 2024 Fighter Practice and Populace Meeting

We will be having Fighter Practice starting at 8am followed by our Populace Meeting at 10:00am, June 1, 2024, Saturday at Sanguinetti Park. We should be having some visitors from the West, so bring your best! Newcomers: If you are interested in trying out fighting,...