August 1 Meeting Report

ANDRE KOLE ASSEMBLY 248 MEETING AUGUST 1, 2018 This month the program was called “Four Corners.” Four of our members set up in four corners of the room and taught magic to small groups. Joe Montella showed us some technique for the double lift, both tabled and in the hands. He then talked about his…

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August 1, Four Corners!

Greetings, SAM 248!   Come on out for out Wednesday, August 1 Meeting at 6:30 at Denny’s at:   7000 E Mayo Blvd Phoenix, AZ 85054   For August’s meeting, we will be enjoying a Four Corners Event, featuring Gary Lazok, Robert Ray, Joe Montella, and Frank Pastula! Each our esteemed guests will take a…

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July 11, 2018 Meeting Report

MEETING OF ANDRE KOLE ASSEMBLY 248 July 11, 2018             Our namesake, Andre Kole was recently honored at the Magic Castle for his lifetime achievements.  He is only the third to be so honored.  Andre brings great honor to our Assembly.             A brief meeting of the officers was followed by a lecture…

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June 3, 2018 Meeting Report

ANDRE KOLE ASSEMBLY 248 June 3, 2018 The first order of business was the presentation of a plaque to former President Jeff Payton from President Thomas Virden III. Then the Assembly was treated to a fine lecture by Adrian Vega from Spain, who currently is with the Criss Angel show in Las Vegas. Adrian presented…

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Adrian Vega Lectures on Sunday, June 3 at 3:00!

Come on out for an outstanding lecture from 2017 European FISM winner Adrian Vega! Spain’s award-winning magician has toured the world performing his brand of close up magic on the streets and for corporate events. Currently, he serves as a consultant to Criss Angel. See you there this Sunday, June 3 at 3:00 at: Park…

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Installation Dinner Meeting Report

ANDRE KOLE ASSEMBLY 248 INSTALLATION DINNER MAY 19, 2018 Assembly 248 and Ring 55 conducted a joint dinner and installation of officers for the next year. Officers of Assembly 248 are: Thomas Virden III, President Robert Ray, Vice-President John Thornton, Second Vice-President Jay Gorham, Recording Secretary, Bob Coluzzi, Recording Secretary Scott Israel, Treasurer Craig Greenwood,…

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April 19 Meeting Report

ASSEMBLY 248 PHOENIX, AZ MEETING OF APRIL 19, 2018 Our program was a lecture by our member Robert Ray. Robert began by showing us his sponge ball routine, first by himself with one appearing and vanishing and appearing a few times. He then, with a spectator from the audience, he made the ball split into…

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