! After receiving an invitation from Comicon Kansas City organizers, The Ring 129 Board of Directors have agreed to man a booth promoting the ring and magic in Kansas City and provide several magic shows during the 2017 Planet Comicon Convention. With an estimated 75,000 attendees, the convention is one of Kansas City‟s largest conventions of 2017! The club will be looking for lots of help during the convention. To volunteer to help, contact ring president, Lance Rich.
January 28 we held our annual banquet and stage competition. Since we are submitting a photospread of the event, I won’t go into details here except to note that the top three places went to Steve Steiner, Pete Walterscheid, and Dennis Burks. With no more contests until the following month, our February meeting was open to all sorts of presentations. We began with a discussion of impromptu magic, asking several members to discuss their experience of doing magic on the
What inspires you? Going for a run? Reading a book? Watching a movie? Gardening? Checking out an art gallery? At our meeting this month, in addition to our Quarterly Qualifying Competitions, I‟d like to discuss how we get inspired, and the new places that inspiration leads… Music inspires me; I know I‟m not unique here. Many artists cite music as their inspiration. Personally, I‟ve always had pretty eclectic tastes in music; I can find something that I enjoy in just
2017….. April 6, 2017 – Ring Meeting – TONIGHT IS OUR ANNUAL RING AUCTION!! at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 12601 W 95th St, Lenexa, KS 66215, at 95th St. and I-35 interchange. Meetings begin at 7:00 pm. To see a map, CLICK HERE. Ring Auction Info – The auction will be held in lieu of our regular monthly April ring meeting. Terry Davolt has agreed to be our auctioneer! Last year the auction went well past the projected time limit. So, this