September Update -- Michigan Magic Events

By John Luka, Michigan TVP
Contact: johnlukamagic@gmail.com

Register HERE

I.B.M. 89th Annual Convention - July 4-7th - Grand Rapids, MI
Convention Info
  • September 24th - (Sunday) - Ann Arbor Magic Club's "World Famous Magic Flea Market" - Belleville Eagle's Club, 9961 Beck Rd., Belleville, MI. Tables are available for $20 and can be secured via www.AAMagic.org - Admission is $5 - John Russell - john@johnrussellmagiccom
  • September 24th - (Sunday) - The Frank Everhart  Lecture - This lecture is free of charge. - 5:30 PM - Little Joe Restaurant, 11518 S. Saginaw Grand Blanc, MI 48439 - Phone:  810-654-9576 - For more information contact Chris Harper at - Bigredchris@hotmail.com  
  • September 26th - (Tuesday) - The Dan Fleshman Lecture - 7:00 PM - The Spaghetti Warehouse Restaurant, 42 S. Superior St., Toledo, OH - Members $10 - Non-Members - $20 - For more information contact Steve Israel - yoursecretweapon@bex.net
  • October 7th - (Saturday) - Big Sale Day at Abbott's Magic Company in Colon, MI. - Free coffee and donuts and everything in the store is 20% off except closthes. - For more information contact Greg at greg@abbottmagic.com
  • October 11th - (Wednesday) - The Jason Ladanye Lecture - 7:30 PM - Hunter Community Center, 509 Fisher Ct., Clawson 48017 - Admission at Door: IBM  $7.00 - All Others - $20.00 - For more information contact Paul Nielsen - Paul@WundergroundMagicShop.com  or (248) 280-5925
  • November 3rd - 5th - (Friday-Saturday - Optional Workshop On Sunday) - 20th Annual Motor City Close-Up Convention - Woodhaven, MI. - For more information and to register click HERE.
  • November 4th - (Saturday) - 31st Annual Hocus Pocus Party - 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM - KC Banquet Hall, 5830 Clyde Park Ave. SW, Wyoming, MI 49509 - A lot going on so for more complete details contact any Ring 211 member or go to: www.hippityhop.com or www.ring211.org - Or, you can call: 616-550-4697 or 616-550-5406 or hippityhop10@gmail.com
-------------------------Ongoing Events------------------

  • Colon's Ring 386 Meeting takes place the third Thursday of the month at Five Star Pizza in Colon, MI. Business meeting at 6:00 PM with magic beginning at 6:30 PM.
  • Children's Magic Classes are held every Saturday morning from 10 until 11 AM. Class topics will available on Wunderground Web's Calendar at www.wundergroundmagicshop.com. Call Paul for details at 248-280-5925.
  • Adult Magic Workshops are held the first, third, fourth, and fifth (if any) Tuesday of each month (except when it falls on a holiday) from 6:30pm – 8:00pm in the dungeons of Wunderground Magic, 16 S. Main St., Clawson, MI 48017. Call Paul for details at 248-280-5925. Ages 14 and up. First Tuesday is Introductory Magic (on a monthly topic), $20.00 at the door. Third Tuesday is Executive Magic Class with performer George Tait who teaches magic you can use on the job to make a lasting impression on colleagues or customers. $30.00 at the door. Fourth Tuesday is Card Workers. Magic tricks, sleights, and flourishes with a deck of cards. $30.00 at the door. Fifth Tuesday (if month has one) is on a special topic and open to any suggestions.
  •  Nathan Kranzo will be teaching a regular workshop at Wunderground Magic every third Tuesday of the month.
  • THE MONDAY MYSTICS -- meets every Monday at 7:00 PM, except if on a major holiday night. Location: Camp Ticonderoga, 5725 Rochester Rd., Troy, MI 48085. Phone is(248) 828-2825. Web site is http://www.campticonderoga.com
    . For more info. E-mail keithstickley@gmail.com.
  • AT ABC MAGIC SHOP, 69 N Walnut, Mount Clemens, MI, 48043 -- FREE! Magic Class -- Every Saturday from 12 PM to 1 PM -- Free Magic Class for all. In these classes you will learn the basics of magic. This class is recommended for ages 5 and up. www.abcmagicshop.com.
  • The S.A.M. (Society of American Magicians) meets every second Tuesday of the month in the ABC Magic Shop with snacks and beverages provided.
  • The Wizards Club meets on the first Thursday of every month at the Bone Yard Restaurant, 30843 Plymouth Rd., Livonia, MI 48150 (between Middlebelt Rd. and Merriman), phone: (734) 427-6500. If attending dinner arrive at 7pm. If attending for some magic and conversation arrive after 7:45pm. Meetings end around 9 - 9:30pm.
  • The Motor City Juggling Club meets Wednesdays at 7:00pm at Oakland University, 2200 N. Squirrel Rd., Rochester, MI 48309. The juggling location is indoor at the Pawley Hall Atrium. Consult the website "Find Us" page http://www.mcjugglers.org/find_us/
  • THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF MAGIC, 107 E. Michigan Avenue in Marshall, Michigan 49068, is open Thursday through Saturday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM during the months of April, May, September and October, and Tuesday through Saturday in June, July and August (Adults $5/Children $3.50), or by request (269-781-7570). The mission of the American Museum of Magic is to inspire and delight the public with the wonder of magic, as well as to document and celebrate the contributions and resilience of the magician.
------------------------- Future Michigan Magic Day Conventions -------------------------
  • Michigan Magic Day 2017, Grand Rapids, sponsored by Ring 211 - Saturday, May 20, 2017
  • Michigan Magic Day 2018, Colon, sponsored by John Sterlini & Ring 386
  • Michigan Magic Day 2019, Flint, sponsored by Ring 36