Welcome to Axed Root

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Axed Root is a chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) based in Ames, Iowa. Axed Root is a part of the Kingdom of Calontir . The SCA is an educational, non-profit organization dedicated to the research and recreation of the historical arts and skills of the Middle Ages and Renaissance eras.

The members of Axed Root meet each week to practice martial combat skills and work on projects in the arts and sciences. Our meetings are scheduled for Wednesday nights at 6:30pm.You can find more information about our meetings on the Local Activities page of our website.

In addition to our meetings, members of the populace can be found at larger events on weekends throughout the Kingdom. For a listing of all the events happening around the Kingdom, check out the Kingdom Calendar .

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On March 4th, 2022, the Kingdom of Calontir updated the policies regarding in-person activities, including:
– All attendees to any event, meeting, or practice, must be signed in on a roster including current accurate contact information.
– Everyone must mask indoors, regardless of vaccination status. Masks are to be worn indoors, for all activities including fighting, both armored and steel.
– Masks must be worn covering the nose and mouth.

THE FULL POLICY IS AVAILABLE ON THE KINGDOM OF CALONTIR WEBSITE: https://www.calontir.org/calontir-covid-guidelines-for-event-attendance-update/