Group Activities, Meetings, and Practices

The incipient Canton of Basingestoches is constantly expanding its local activities. With the start of nice weather there are plans to hold archery and thrown weapons practice (to be announced).

There are weekly gatherings at private homes in the greater Bar Harbor & Ellsworth area for Arts & Sciences endeavors.


You can view upcoming official SCA events and SCA sanctioned activities on the Canton of Basingestoches Calendar.

The Canton of Basingestoches is part of the Barony of Endewearde. You can view the Baronial Master Calendar and see a wider variety of activities being offered within the Barony of Endewearde’s borders which includes the Canton of Basingestoches and the Canton of Wyndriche.

You may also wish to visit the East Kingdom Event Calendar to see what SCA events are being held across the East Coast in Atlantic Canada and Eastern New England states.


Meetings are currently online via Google Meet.  Meetings will be announced 2 weeks in advance.


SCA Project Nights are being held at the home of Lord Thomas de Marr and Vrouwe Leijsbet van Catwiic. Come and learn about medieval heraldry, learn to make medieval garments, get inspiration for a new project, or just hang out for awhile.

No special clothing is needed – just everyday street clothes are fine.

Please contact Lord Thomas de Marr for more information and driving directions to his home at

Project Nights are currently canceled. Please check the Incipient Canton of Basingestoches facebook page and Basingestoches website and blog for last minute cancellation announcements.


The following group activities are coming up in 2020 in the Ellsworth & Bar Harbor region of Maine: All SCA events have been suspended until January 31, 2021 by decision of the Society BoD.


K067767-web1Normal practice schedules are as follows however due to COVID 19 are currently suspended till further notice.

Heavy List (Armored)                                                               Sundays 4-7pm at the                                                          Bangor Housing Authority,                                                        161 Davis Road Bangor Me. 04401

Fencing                                                                            Sundays 4-7pm at the                                                          Bangor Housing Authority,                                                                                                               161 Davis Road Bangor Me. 04401

Archery Tuesday evenings 5-7pm or dark at the Home of Master Godric of Hampton

Practice dates will be announced when we can resume.

This information last updated: 10/26/2020