April 12 Bring & Buy Sale
Sell your unwanted props, books, gimmicks. 10% to the Circle. Then, in Part 2 of the evening, members demonstrate ways to perform with your purchases.
May 11 Necromancy with Numbers.
Card tricks involving counting, or magic with calculators, calendars, dice, watches, matches, coins, or think-of-a-number.
June 14 Prestidigitation with Patter.
Any trick that has a story to go with it .
July 12 Conjuring with Containers.
Magic with a wallet, bottle, die box, card box, matchbox, or a production from a hat, lemon, mouth, shoe, or wallet.
August 9 Rings and Strings.
Magic with linking rings, finger rings, cut & restored string, equal-unequal strings, rope & ring, gipsy thread.
September 13 Spherical Sorcery.
Magic with billiard balls, egg bag, Stodare egg, Stirling egg, beads, sponge balls, floating ball, chop cup, cups & balls.
October 11 Close-up Competition.
Maximum time | ? 8 | mins. Winner receives a small prize | ? £5 | ? funded by PMC | to spend at Malcolm’s Magic Emporium (other shops available) .
November 8 Card Conjuring.
Magic with playing cards, business cards, giant cards, svengali, R&S, packet tricks .
December 13 Wizardry with Words & Writing.
Magic with signed cards, predictions, mentalism, book tests.
January 10 Sleights & Flourishes.
Teach one or more volunteers a useful sleight – or a spectacular flourish – with cards, coins, or some other prop.
February 14 ………………………………………….
Left blank: to swap with a possible earlier lecture.
March 14 AGM.