Greetings m’lords and m’ladies!

Welcome to the Newcomers page and thank you for your interest in the Society for Creative Anachronism and the Barony of Fontaine dans Sable! Below you will find links to some excellent information that will help you begin your journey into the current middle ages!!! In addition, you will see the times and locations for our populace meeting and our local practices.

No matter if you are an aspiring artisan, warrior, archer, or herald, you will find members of the fine populace of Fontaine dans Sable who can answer your questions, or at least direct you to someone who can answer your questions at any of our activities, regardless of their focus.

Please reach out to our Chatelaine (this is the officer responsible for helping newcomers!) at

SCA General Newcomers Information:

SCA Membership Information:

Populace Meetings (All are Welcome!!!) are on the 1st Sunday of the month @ 2:00 PM

Location: Brookside Park, 1801 Brookside Dr, Farmington, NM

Fighter Practices (All are Welcome, Loaner Equipment is Available).  

Sundays starting at 2 pm at Brookside Park, Farmington, NM (this practice may not be held year round, please contact the Chatelaine or the Seneschal to verify. We also post notices on the Shire of Fontaine dans Sable Meeting House Facebook page).


Archery practice is on SUN at 11 am at the BLM Glade Run Recreation Area northwest of Farmington, NM (area is also known as Chokecherry Canyon). Participants should meet at the Glade Run Recreation South Parking Area at 4487 Glade Rd, Farmington, NM 87401 (this is just off of Pinon Hills Blvd) by 10:30 am if you need assistance getting to the site in the canyon (site is approximately 3.5 miles from the parking lot). Please check the Shire of Fontaine dans Sable Meeting House for updates or cancellations .