Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium

Hosted by Kingdom of Calontir - Urbandale, IA

Event date: July 5th, 2019 - July 7th, 2019

Event Last Modified: March 5th, 2019

Health Acknowledgement

Although the SCA complies with all applicable laws to ensure the health and safety of our event participants, we cannot eliminate the risk of exposure to infectious diseases during in-person events. By participating in the in-person events of the SCA, you acknowledge and accept the potential risks. You agree to take any additional steps to protect your own health and safety and those under your control as you believe to be necessary.

Event details

The Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium (KWHSS) is an annual interkingdom SCA event for the purpose of promoting heraldic and scribal education and research in the SCA.  The 2019 Symposium will be held in the Kingdom of Calontir, hosted by the Barony of Coeur d'Ennui (Des Moines, IA) and the Canton of Axed Root (Ames, IA) on the weekend of July 5-7, 2019.

We will have up to six classrooms, a dedicated scribal workroom, a hospitality suite/common that will include Calontir's Broken Harp (free will donation bar), merchant hall, and space for visiting royalty.  All meeting rooms are in the lower level of the hotel, easily accessible by stairs or elevator.

More information can be found on our website or Facebook page:

Site Opens: 5pm on July 5, 2019
Site Closes: 12pm on July 7, 2019

Event Location

Holiday Inn & Suites - Des Moines Northwest
4800 Merle Hay Road
Urbandale, IA  50322
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The event site is accessible per the East Kingdom Accessibility Porter's Checklist.

Registration Fees

Adult Event Registration:  $ 45
Adult Member Registration:  $ 40
Youth (11-17):  $ 20
Child (10 and under):  free

Pre-Registration begins:  April 1, 2019
Pre-Registration deadline:  May 31, 2019

To Pre-Register:  Follow the instructions on the website to receive a PayPal invoice.  Invoice must be paid within 7 days of receipt or pre-registration will be cancelled

Make Checks Payable to: Sca, Inc - Barony of Coeur d'Ennui

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Crystal Tice
Zaneta Baseggio

Jessica Ackerman
Alexandra Vazquez de Grenada

Send Reservations to:

Melissa McCall
1800 Grand Avenue, Apt 178
West Des Moines, IA 50265
If an email address is provided, confirmation of receipt will be sent.