Juggler's World: Vol. 43, No. 2
Catalina Island, California
The Orange Jugglers invite you to the Fifth Annual Catalina Island
Juggler's Jam. Besides juggling, the weekend includes swimming, hiking,
snorkeling and the annual display of the Perseid meteor shower. You may camp
out or stay at Banning House Lodge. The boats to Two Harbors on Catalina
Island run out of San Pedro and Newport. Contact the Orange Jugglers; PO Box
11385; Costa Mesa CA 92627; 213/326-1020.
The Red Rock Jugglefest will be at the Red Rock campground in the
mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania. (Located at the intersection of
highways 487 and 118, between Wilkes Barre and Williamsport.) Cottages, tents
and campers permitted, with discount rates for IJA members. There will be open
juggling and games, as well as fishing, swimming and hiking. For more
information, contact Tony Maurer; Box 285; RD 2; Benton PA 17814; 717/925-6581.
Aug. 28-Sept. 1
Jugglers at this 14th annual European Juggling Convention will have use
of the Palasport and surrounding facilities for general juggling and a Roman
amphitheatre for the public shows. There is lots of space on floors for
jugglers with sleeping bags, green space for camping and a large parking lot
for cars. The site is 3 kilometers from the center of town, which has many
spots for street performing. There will be a parade and games outside the
Roman arena and two public shows. Contact Jules Howarth; Musicaviva; Via
Adigetto 6; I-37122 Verona, Italy; or Doug Orton; 104 Albert Rd.; Sheffield;
S8 9RA England; 0742-555351.
The Denton and Dallas Jugglers Associations host their annual Tejas
Juggling Festival. Saturday's activities will be at the Denton Civic Center,
321 E. McKinney St., in Denton. Besides workshops and open juggling, there
will be a free public show at 7:30 p.m. in Civic Center Park. On Sunday the
gathering will be in Kidd Springs Rec Center, 711 W. Canty, in Dallas.
Contact Rodney Barton; #3 Wolters St.; Hickory Creek TX 75065; 817/497-2628;
or Audrey Bernecker 214/241-3305.
Tbilisi, Georgia, USSR
The first juggling festival in the Soviet Union will be held in Tbilisi,
the capital of this Soviet republic bordering Turkey. The $500 estimated
package price includes round-trip air fare from Berlin, accommodations, food,
sightseeing and registration. To reserve a place, send a check for 50 pounds
Sterling ASAP made out to "Tbilisi Juggling Festival" to Haggis McLeod, 2 St.
Edmund's Cottages, Bove Town, Glastonbury; Somerset; England. Call England
The Purdue Juggling Club will host its third annual juggling festival in
the Purdue Armory. The armory is perfect for unicycling, fire and high-flying
action. The day will be capped off with a party. Contact: Arnold Ward
Charlotte, North Carolina
The Charlotte Jugglers Association hosts the second annual Hurricane Hugo
Juggling Festival at Charlotte Christian Academy on Sardis Road at Ramah Road.
Games and the Hurricane Juggling Challenge on Saturday afternoon, and a public
show on Sunday. For more information contact Scott McFarlane at 513-3B W. 8th
St.; Charlotte, NC 28202. Call 704/342-3868.
The Philadelphia Juggling Club sponsors its Juggler's Jubilee at Plaisted
Hall, 1 Boathouse Row. Workshops and open juggling during the day. Public Show
will be Saturday night at the Community College of Philadelphia. Contact Glenn
Ceponis; 304 N. 37th St.; Philadelphia PA 19104; 215/222-7817 (h).
The 1991 Lodi Juggling Festival will be in Micke Grove Park and Zoo. For
a flier, send SASE to Andrew Conway; 289 Surrey St.; San Francisco CA
The Kettering Rec Center jugglers will sponsor a festival at the
Kettering Rec Center in a newly constructed gymnasium. Contact Kevin Ignasiak;
6785 Penridge Rd.; Centerville OH 45459; 513/435-5701.
Feb. 9-16, 1992
The Eighth Hawaiian Vaudeville Festival will be held on the big island of
Hawaii. Contact Hawaii's Volcano Circus; Box 4524; Pahoa HI 96778;
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