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2007 Schedule

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Meeting Schedule & Themes

January 4, 2007
Whit Hayden Lecture
Perennial favorite and 3-time Magic Castle award winner!
Marionette Theater
February 1, 2007
Perform magic to your favorite piece of music.
Marionette Theater
March 1, 2007
Green Magic
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, present magic with anything green!
Marionette Theater
April 5, 2007
Bruce Kalver Lecture
Come learn from a professional magician.
Marionette Theater
May 3, 2007
Four Corners
Select from an array of props and perform an impromptu trick.

Marionette Theater

June 16, 2007
4th Annual Picnic
Please join us for our annual picnic with lots of food, fun and magic!

Church of Jesus Christ of LDS, Van Nuys

July 12, 2007
Patriotic Magic & Ice Cream Social
Celebrate the Fourth with patriotic magic and an ice cream social.

Marionette Theater

August 2, 2007
New Member Inductions
Help us initiate our newest members!

Marionette Theater

September 6, 2007
Elections & Annual Swap Meet
Buy, sell, trade, barter magical treasures. It's a cash-'n-carry bonanza after our annual elections.

Marionette Theater

October 4, 2007
Installation Banquet
Installation banquet for 2008 officers with special magical entertainment.
Taix Restaurant
November 1, 2007
Effective Kid Show Performances Lecture
Come learn from TWO working professional kidshow magicians.

Marionette Theater

December 6, 2007
Holiday Potluck and Seasonal Magic
Seasonal magic, annual potluck, holiday gift exchange and a sleigh full of fun!

Marionette Theater

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2006 Schedule

2005 Schedule


Indocilis privata loqui
(We are loathe to give up secrets)

Mundus vult decipi, decipiatur ergo
(The world wants to be cheated, so cheat it)


Courtesy of our own Jim Richardson.

"2006 Most Achieved Member"

Bill Turner

On October 4, 2006 the Annual Ring 21 Installation Banquet celebrated, among other things, Bill Turner being awarded the "2006 Most Achieved Member" award for his continued support as Sargeant-at-Arms and stage manager during our fundraising magic shows.

Bill embodies the very spirit of service to the club, and we are proud to present him with this very special award.

Congratulations to Bill for this much deserved recognition!


The Knickerbocker Hotel in 1925, its heyday!
The site of the famous Houdini seances.

Click on the pic of the Knick!


Our Magical Heritage


Author, TOPS columnist, comedy magician, ventriloquist, and longtime Ring 21 member, George McAthy, among his many writings, penned Smart Business for Magicians & M. C.'s 1946, and Smart Talk with Added Material for Magicians & M. C.'s 1952.

George McAthy invented the classic magic effect, Insurance Policy. In response to his many offerings to the magic fraternity, Ring 21 instituted the George McAthy Award for performance excellence in the annual stage magic competitions.