Monday: SHOW DAY - A steamer trunk, a mysterious book, and a hat belonging to Harry Houdini begin THE MAGNIFICENT CIRCUS MYSTERY, an outrageous show filled with magic, juggling, unicycling, and comedy. Length: 45-60 minutes.
Tuesday: PROJECT DAY – make your own magical steamer trunk! Approximately 30 minutes.
Wednesday: AUTHOR & ILLUSTRATOR DAY – Our author/illustrator this week is the incredible Don Tate, author and illustrator of Stronger Than Sandow (and many other wonderful books!). Approximately 30 minutes.
Thursday: TWEEN DAY – Upper elementary and middle school kids learn how to juggle plastic grocery store bags and how to make their own juggling balls! Approximately 30 minutes.
Friday: SPECIAL GUEST DAY - world-renowned magician and Houdini historian, Jessica Jane Peterson (Penn & Teller’s Fool Me). We also have an ACTUAL CIRCUS! (Circus Kirkus). Approximately 30 minutes.*
*The originally planned virtual tour of the International Clown Hall of Fame in Baraboo, Wisconsin had to be replaced due to rising COVID cases closing the museum to visits.