World Juggling Day 2005

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AU ACT  Canberra Australia's biggest WJD event will feature a huge programme of shows by local and interstate artists, fun competitions, big stunts and workshops for beginners through to professionals. Main Event Sat 18th June, 11am to 5pm in Garema Place (FREE). Workshops on Sunday 19th June (times and costs TBC)  Yes Pablo Latona
AU NSW  Sydney On the 18th June at Petersham Tafe College, Sydney Australia around 10am, I will be introducing the art of juggling to a group of students as part of my training for Certificate IV in Occupational Health & Safety (train small groups). I have registered here today because after researching the subject, I couldn't believe that the same day of my juggling presentation was World Juggling Day.  No David Webb
AU Victoria  Melbourne What: Picnic & Play When: 3:00pm Saturday, June 18, 2005 Where: Melbourne, Australia. Near the 3 palm trees in the Melbourne Botanical gardens opposite the arts center. (Close to St Kilda Road. Near the statue of the hammer thrower) Who: Jugglers, contact jugglers, fire twirlers, devil stick pros, Diablo pros, sword swallowers, magicians, unicycle riders, escapologists, anyone who can do anything circus related or likes to watch. (Most people there will be more than happy to teach) Bring: Circus toys (juggling balls, juggling clubs, unicycles, diablos, devil sticks, contact juggling balls, yo-yos, etc…), food, drink, cameras, friends and smiles.  No The Green Jester (Matt Phelan)
BR   Belo Horizonte Estaremos festejando o Dia Mundial do Malabarismo, em Belo Horizonte-MG no própio dia 18,sábado. Cortejo, Jogos, Apresentações, Palco Aberto... ONDE?! Mercado Distrital de Santa Tereza(rua são gotardo, 273, Bairro Sta Tereza)A prtir de 14:00, entrada pro chapéu!!!  Yes Rafa Rafa
BR rio  Rio de Janeiro Grande encontro DOMINGO 19 POSTO 9 - IPANEMA 14Hs - Oficinas - jogos - Dj´s - apresentações  Yes Newronio Malabares PRO
CA   Halifax I will be juggling in Halifax. Maybe at the club if I get back to town in time. I'm on the road this week...  No Ryan Whalen
CA   Ottawa In honour of World Juggling Day 2005, The Nanaimo Park Jugglers will be hosting a juggling jam in Confederation Park (downtown Ottawa across from City Hall) from 1 - 5 pm.  Yes Carl Roth
CA Alberta  Calgary I want to know if any other jugglers in the Calgary area would be interested in doing a WJD event. If you are, then please email me. Thanks!  No Kevin Crowe
CA ON  Toronto I am in Toronto for the summer and really want to partake in wjd 2005. Is there anything going on around Downtown? If not i'll be juggling on the concourse all day.  No Andrew O'Dowd
CA Ontario  Ottawa The 'Cirque Uplands Circus' will be participating with the Nanaimo Park Jugglers who are hosting a juggling jam downtown in Confederation Park (across from City Hall) from 1 - 5 pm.   Yes David Ascroft
CO   Bogotá - Paris - Santo Domingo We have not yet defined the details of the three evnts planned to produced. Thanks for keeping int ouch through our web site to further information.  Yes Fundación Arte en Todas Partes
CZ   Brno Juggling day for Brno-starts at noon june 12, Luzanky park, live music-DJ´s, open stage, competitions, drinks, 20 litres of free petrol for fireshow...entrance, everyone welcome.  Yes Konrad Heczko
DE   Berlin   Yes Sebastian Heller
DE   Lüneburg variete-show with juggling, artistic, light-show, fire  Yes Alfred Schachl
DE   Moritzburg we make a party, workshops and a show   No Rosanna Dulig
DE   Radebeul jugglling and unicycling in garden  Yes Annette Grimmer
DE   Regensburg   Yes Clemens Rudolph
DE Bavaria  Munich / München June 18th, 7pm at Munichs "English Garden, Monopteros". Not only Jugglers are invited, all kinds (poi, devil stick, diabolo, etc. especially glow/fire stuff) are desired. Check out  Yes Richard Cattien
DE NRW  Bochum start at the KAP in the bermuda3eck at 11.00; parade in the city 12.00; games,workshops,street-performance,easy juggling etc. 14.00; Show for/from kids 16.00; renegade show 20.00; maybe fire shows !!! interested? look to our homepage  Yes Thomas Pösz
DE Sachsen  Dresden We are meet in the Alauenpark it is in Dresden Neustadt. We plan some games, shows and much more  Yes Peter Theeg
ES   Barcelona Hello everybody, on WJD we are going to juggle at Barcelona. If you want to join us, don't doubt and write to our e-mail adress.  Yes Associació Malabarista In Extremis
ES madrid  madrid If any association in Africa is ready, we will promote the event on our website as well. Plese, if possible put us into contact with associations or juggling groups in Gambia or Senegal so that we can organise something.  Yes maria calvo
FR   Brest Square Kennedy (Face à la gare)  Yes Landry Simonneau
GB   hawkshead back in the lake district again for its 5th year around 80 jugglers have got together for a weekend of fun   Yes mini mansell
GB   Leicestershire Juggling in my back garden because a) I have the weekend off; b) the weather forecast is good; and c) I want to.  No Jay Linn
GB Dorset  Sturminster Newton June 18th 2005. 15.30hrs to 1800hrs The Gryphon Leisure Centre, Bristol Road Sherborne, Dorset, England. Free admission. Everybody welcome. Jugglers and novices, workshops, for beginners and more advanced. Also..Diabolo, Unicycles, and plate spinning. Most equipment supplied if required.Follow directions to The Gryphon School.  No Geoff Gardner
GB Oxfordshire  Wantage There will be a gathering at Oxford University Parks at 11:30 on June 18th, close to the park road entrances. This is very informal, so just bring some equipment and lunch. Unfortunately, no unicycles are allowed in the parks.  No Tom Derrick
IN   Agra I'll be in Agra on a tour of India on June 18, and our itinerary calls for a visit to the Taj Mahal some time between 1:30-6:30 p.m. I plan to juggle in front of the Taj to celebrate WJD, and invite other tourists and locals to look for me and join in!  No Bill Giduz
IN Maharashtra  Mumbai The jugglers from Mad Hatters Entertainment Private Limited plan to gather at High Street Phoenix, Lower Parel, Mumbai from 4 pm to 7 pm to give free juggling lessons and present juggling shows. We invite anyone with an interest in juggling, what ever skill level, for an exiting evening of juggling. This will be very informal, no cost, bring ones own juggling stuff (just three balls will do). Experienced jugglers will be present for anyone who wants to learn. Lost of fun for all. So please come and join us.   Yes Martin D'Souza
IQ   Baghdad I am Hosting the first annual Baghdad Juggling Event. All soilders and civs in the country are welcome to show their skills. First prize to best in show.  No Rich Crawford
JP   hukui We'll hold@a show at june 4.I' show children,at fukui city in japan.  No asumi hachiya
JP   Tokyo At Yoyogi park in Tokyo, we will juggle all day.  No Hiroyasu Kurose
MN   Ulaanbaatar Gonna bring my rings to work on June 17 (I don't know any other jugglers here, alas).  No YL Tan
NL Zuid Holland  Rotterdam On the 18th of june the city center in Rotterdam will be filled with jugglers for the Rotterdam World Juggling Day 2005. At the 'Schouwburgplein' just near the central train station will be our site.  Yes Jeroen van der Lee
NZ   Auckland The Central City Circus are gonna have a wjd Jam and session in Mt Albert.So give me a holla on 0275551338.. peow peow!!  No Mark Williams
PK punjab  gujranwala Dear Sir, That was very use ful to ma this event.I want attend this event. Thakns.  No Shehzada Sikander Khalil Awan
PT Madeira  Funchal We what more information, and if we can go...  No Roberto Costa
SE   Stockholm Fatbursparken, on Södermalm in Stockholm, 12:00-18:00.   Yes Staffan Ulfberg
SG   Singapore WJD 2005 in Singapore is going to be a local juggling festival at Clarke Quay, Singapore. It will be held over 2 nights from about 7 - 10 p.m. Friday 17 June is a Special Prelude when jugglers overrun Clarke Quay. Saturday 18 June is the Main Event with The Parade of Jugglers and Unicyclists, Singapore's 2nd National Juggling Competitions, and Performances, Workshops, and Lots of Fun. To take part, contact  Yes Chi Minh LIM
SI   Sredisce World Juggling Day at Art Center Sredisce in Slovenia. Bring a tent, sleeping-bag, food, drinks, your juggling-stuff and come and play with us! You can find the Art Center at  Yes cym at Art Center
TH   Bangkok This year, I will be holding a very casual WJD activity on the grounds of a local orphanage. Most of the children living at the foundation will be taught juggling but a select few will also learn acrobatics, unicycling, fire staff, fire poi and other things. If you are intrested in coming by and hanging out for a can contact me at  No steve groh
TZ   Mwanza Will be juggling for the children at the Fonelisco (Foundation of New Life for Street Children & Orphans)orphanage. If you wish to join me, contact Joe Elias at +255 0741-416292. Time: approx 9:30am (Swahili time, saa3:30), directions at  No Jill Maucere
US   Cedar Rapids Eastern Iowans are invited to join the Five Seasons Jugglers on June 18th at Guthridge Park in Hiawatha from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. We will be entertaining the crowd gathered there for Hog Wild Days.  No Cheryl Sayers
US   chicago join us... June 18, 2005 approx. 1:00pm til the sun goes down & even after that at Oak Street Beach, Chicago, Il.We will be about 2 blocks north of the sand beach on the lake's edge. NO charge,   No dean wicklund
US   Dallas Flying Karamazov Brothers April 22-23, 8:00 p.m. April 24, 2:30 p.m. Dallas Symphony Orchestra The Karamazov Brothers are coming to the Dallas Symphony and doing a new show with new tricks (according to their website), so it should be great if you haven’t been in a while. Buy one get one free on tickets if you mention the Jugglers Association. 214-871-4550  No Whitney Irion
US   Santa Monica I will be juggling at the parks and on the beaches of Santa Monica All Day and Night!! Long Live the Juggle  No Aaron Astrup
US AR  Springdale Jones Center 922 e. emma st. Springdale, ar We will be in the gym sharing juggling from 12am-4pm  No galen harp
US Arizona  Phoenix We will be celebrating WJD this year with a get-together at Los Olivos Park. One block North of Indian School on 28th Street. We will start about 9AM and finish noonish depending on the heat. Please feel free to call 602-955-9446 if you have questions.  No Athena Pappas Davis
US CA  Grass Valley It'll be me at The Soup in Willits, CA. Probably a lot of others as well :)   No Barry Friedman
US CA  Mountain View Sat, June 18, 9-11am (free), on the field behind Springer School in Mountain View, Ca. Two experienced jugglers and teachers will host. Plenty of room to unicycle, too!  Yes Randy Strauss
US CA  Rescue Jugglerdude's Juggling School plans to gather at Sierra Hope Church from 10:00-1:00 to give juggling lessons, present shows, and help you make your very own juggling balls to take home - all for FREE! For more information, contact Jugglerdude at 530-626-2580 or  Yes Robert Cannon
US California  Long Beach Event will be @ Irvine Regional Park, located in the beautiful city of Orange. 1 Irvine Park Road Orange, CA 92862 9 to 4 look at the site for more info!  Yes Michelle Gerdes
US California  Weaverville I invite anyone with an intrest in juggling, what ever your skill level, to come to Lee Fong Park in Weaverville California starting at 11:00AM on June 18, for an exiting day of juggling. This will be verry informal, no cost, bring your juggling stuff. Juggling equipment and experienced jugglers will be present for anyone who wants to learn. Lost of fun please come and join us.  No Carver Nevling
US CO  Highlands Ranch Jugglers with an Altitude will be celebrating World Juggling Day 2005 on June 18th from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM by giving free juggling lessons and demonstrations to all that are interested at the grassy area in front of and next to the Washington Park Recreation Center in Denver, CO at 701 S Franklin.  No Greg Ostravich
US FL  Miami On World Juggling Day, June 18, 2005 I will be juggling at Kennedy Park in Coconut Grove from 2 PM til ??? Kennedy Park is on South Bayshore Dr, north of Monty's and the yatch clubs and south of Grove Isle.(about S.W.22 Ave. and the bay) All jugglers and want-to-be-jugglers in the area are invited to join me. I'll be near the volleyball courts. Pete Brovold 305 235-7300   No Pete Brovold
US FL  Pensacola Nothing formal in Pensacola, FL. I just plan to go out somewhere in the area and teach others to juggle. :)  No Steven Harrell
US Florida  Crawfordville The Tallahassee Juggling and general skillyness club will be having a juggling party to celebrate WJD. Activities will begin around 3. The grill will be hot and the beer cold. If in the area, get in touch for more details.   No Lao Alovus
US GA  Atlanta The Atlanta Jugglers will celebrate WJD by teaching juggling at Stone Mountain Park on Saturday from 10 am - 1 pm, then a get-together and pot-luck dinner at Bruce's house that evening.  Yes Joyce Howard
US Georgia  Carrollton I will be providing free juggling lessons and demonstrations to hospital employees at Tanner Medical Center (Carrollton, Georgia) on Friday, June 17, 2005 from 11:30 a..m to 1:00 p.m.   No Brian Bruggeman
US IL  Aurora The Up for Grabs (Aurora, IL) Juggling club will be hosting an event. We will meet at the Prisco Community Center (our regular meeting area) from 4-6 and then coming to my house for a party. Contact me for more info.   No Brian Fahs
US IL  Chicago 'The Jugulars' of Northwestern University invite you to join us at OAK STREET BEACH (note change from original plan of Ohio Street Beach) in Chicago from 12-3 pm for an afternoon of juggling & picnicking (food/snacks/drinks will be provided)! All are welcome! (Experience & equipment not required.) For directions, please visit and enter 'Oak Street Beach' in the Search box. See you there!  Yes Tiffany Leung
US in  Fort Wayne I will be joining jugglers annonymous at franke park to juggle.   No giselle evans
US Indiana  Fort Wayne Will be juggling with Jugglers Anonymous at Franke Park (the park with the zoo), Sherman Street/Fort Wayne, Indiana,pavillion #2 by the playground bringing shot puts, bowling balls,duckpin bowling balls,bowling pins and unicycles see you there from approx 9am-3pm!  No Michael Kuehn
US Indiana  fort wayne juggled at Franke Park in Ft Wayne, In from 9:am till 3:pm. With Jugglers Anonymous  No valjane langohr
US KS  Valley Center June 18 in wichita KS at the riverside park near the tennis courts at the stage area, me and my brother will be juggling, if there are any jugglers in wichita please come to this cause I have yet to find any.  No Chris Klarmann
US KY  Covington We are working to get many of our visitors & subscribers (to our free juggling newsletter) to be juggling at Noon, Eastern time, June 18. Prizes for everyone who registers!  Yes Jim Nelson
US MA  Bedford I'm juggling at 5pm in Memorial Park (with the patriot statue, across from the post office and whole foods) for about an hour. Will also be teaching one person to juggle. If you want to juggle or learn to juggle, come visit or hang out! :)  No Kate Wallace
US MA  Cambridge   Yes Jennifer Gros
US MA  Woods Hole 2-4 PM 18 June On the lawn at Swope Free Woods Hole Rd becomes Water St. Take the penultimate right on MBL St, Swope is at the end of the street.  No David Landowne
US MI  Cadillac June 17th - 19th, 2005 Camping, Juggling and Canoeing all in one fabulous weekend. See web site for more details. Chippewa Landing, Manton, MI, 20 miles north of Cadillac.   Yes Kathy Susanka
US MI  Monroe Juggling at Veteran's Park 2:00-4:00 pm on the 18th again this year. We made the front page of the Monroe Evening News last year. We will be teaching, juggling, unicycling and fooling around.  Yes Mark Kipf
US Missouri  Arnold PEZKIDS Entertainment will be performing a free dance and juggling show for World Juggling Day on June 18th at 8:30PM. It's an outdoor event and open to the public. Go to for directions.  Yes Tony Pezzo
US Missouri  Kansas City sure, email me if you wanna meet up at Loose Park for juggling, picnicking and mayhem!  No Katje Sabin
US Missouri  St.Charles June 18th, 2005 Noon -3p.m. at the outdoor amphitheater in New Town, St. Charles, MO. New Town is located at highway 370 and New Town Blvd. The St. Louis Juggling Club (IJA affliate) invite the public to come learn how to juggle and see juggling performances. Event is FREE!  No Richard Kennison
US MN  Lake Crystal June 18, 12:00pm - 2:00pm Members of the Juggling Assembly of Gustavus will be giving free juggling lessons at the Duck Days Town Celebration, located at Jones Park in Lake Crystal.  No Eric Raymer
US MN  Minneapolis/ St. Paul WJD picnic with many juggling games -- great for kids and families. Cheap and silly prizes for winners!  No Dave Walbridge
US NC  Davidson The Lake Norman Jugglers Association will be celebrating World Juggling Day on the green in downtown Davidson on June 18 from 9:00am to noon. Learn to juggle, and see a stage performance. Everyone is invited!  No Jerry Dawson
US NC  Raleigh Our club in Raleigh is working out the details right now. Contact  Yes Frank Jeffreys
US NE  Omaha Streetshow at 11th & Howard in the Old Market, Omaha, Nebraska. 7:00 p.m. - ?  No Jek Kelly
US New Jersey  Martinsville Learn to juggle, or take part in juggling contests. (Diabolo high toss, juggling races, and combat) Bring 3 quarters for a "quarter off" jugling contest. 4:30 - 6:30 Chimney Rock Park, Martinsville, New Jersey. Directions: Rt. 22 to Thompson Avenue (near the Hess Gas station and The Office Restaurant)towards Martinsville. Go up Thompson Avenue. Park will be on the right. Free.  No Corinne Ozolins
US New Mexico  Santa Fe I will host an open juggling event at Patrick Smith Park, east on Alameda past Gonzales from 10 a.m. until noon. Please stop by and juggle. There will be free lemonade and snacks!  No Lewis Kirk
US NJ  River Edge From ten A.M. until noon. It's in Memorial Park in River Edge, NJ, next to the library (for directions go to:,-74.038596&spn=0.014008,0.024165&z=2&hl=en) No charge.  No Bennett Roesch
US NY  Croton-on-Hudson On June 18 & 19, 200 jugglers a day will pass through the Free-Time Juggling Area at Clearwater’s music & environmental festival. Juggling lessons are ongoing both days. Admission fee supports Clearwater's work, or volunteer for a committee in advance.  Yes Bruce Engholm
US NY  New York Lazer Vaudeville will perform at the Lamb's Theatre on 44th St. in Manhattan at 2, 5, and 8pm on Saturday, WJD. Cast members will teach juggling in the lobby after each show. or 212-239-6200  Yes Cindy Marvell
US NY  Rochester Rochester Juggling Club Picnic - Ellison Park (4pm - ???) - North Side of Blossom Rd. - East End of the Parking Lot - Bring munchies, salad or dessert.   No James Vollmer
US ny  saratoga springs Upstate NY get together in Congress Park, Saratoga Springs. On WJD, at 4:30pm. All welcome. Local club will be there to teach and show off juggling.  Yes Patrick Tuttle
US NY  Waverly Will be juggling at East Waverly Picnic Area. Come and learn to juggle or just come and enjoy watching others juggle. 10am - ???   No Chris Hughes
US OH  Bay Village Juggling Demonstration in Bay Village, Ohio  No Ted Baumhauer
US OR  Corvallis The Corvallis Juggling and Unicycling Club will host World Juggling Day at the Downtown RiverFront Park, near the Saturday Market on June 18. Free juggling lessons, including a set of balls to keep. Contact Angela Schwindt, (541) 758-7246 for more information.  No Angela Schwindt
US OR  Portland We will be attending the Corvallis Oregon event!  No Tricia Lewis
US Oregon  Gilchrist 9:00AM June 18, 2005-Pilot Butte State Park. Free. Pilot Butte Juggle(PBJ) Meet in the East Parking lot at the bottom of the butte. We will juggle to top. Free juggling lessons available to interested parties before, after and during the event. Call 541 433 5380 for more info.  No keli craig
US Oregon  Portland June 18th, Noon at the Salmon Street Fountain in Waterfront Park. Come juggle, meet jugglers, or learn to juggle! First-timers welcomed! We'll have balls and things for you to learn how to juggle (use them there at no charge). At After 1pm, We'll wander the downtown area, concluding at the Saturday Market to juggle and consume cold beverages.   Yes Katin Imes
US Pa  Ardmore having a party  No Brian Datko
US PA  Doylestown The Bucks County Free Juggling Society will be celebrating WJD in Doylestown, PA. Join us in Central Park from 1-4 PM.  No John Satriano
US PA  Nesquehoning For the third year in a row we'll be hosting an all day event at the park at 5-points in Tamaqua, PA. Juggling, lessons, and a craft workshop to teach how to make your own juggling balls plus fire juggling at dusk! Noon to ? Email for more information.  Yes Robert Barowski
US PA  philadelphia come juggle with us at lloyd hall on boathouse row right behind the philadelphia art museum. we'll be there from 9 to noon for world juggling day. lessons and mini-shows. come see why there are over 300 jugglers in philadelphia...   Yes jackie erickson
US PA  Washington I'm goning to juggle in Washington Park early in the day. Then I got to go to work at 4:30.  No Bob Perri
US SD  Sioux Falls Sat evening 6/18/05 on Phillips Ave downtown Sioux Falls SD. Performance by oldtime string band "Fiddler Nelson" with juggling during breaks by Fiddlin Tom and friends.  No Tom Carlson
US Texas  Mesquite Sharky's is a dart pub in Dallas. I hang out there quite often, and I use the dart area for juggling when no darts are going on. I'll be giving free lessons at Sharky's from 5:00-7:00 on WJD. All jugglers are invited.   Yes Stephen Whitis
US Texas  North Richland Hills I will be juggling and unicycling at Chisholm Park in Hurst all morning and possibly some of the afternoon or evening. You can't miss me!   No David Slick
US TX  Arlington As always, I will be taking my juggling props with me on vacation. I will be juggling balls, clubs, devil sticks and cigar boxes somewhere in the Six Flags over Texas theme park on World Juggling Day. It will probably happen around lunch time, somewhere close to the food stands.  No Mark VanArsdall
US TX  Houston At 12pm on Saturday, June 18, I will be holding a big juggling get-together in my backyard. Novices can come to learn, and experienced jugglers can come to share knowledge such as tricks and passing patterns. Please email me at for directions. This will last until we all get too hot or too tired.  No Patrick Graham
US va  Harrisonburg Purcell park, Harrisonburg, Va. 10 am sat. June 18  No Charles Kline
US virginia  charlottesville Saturday on the Downtown Mall at the Central Place in Charlottesville, Virginia--call Randy Mayo---434-296-2201  Yes Karyl and randy mayo
US WA  Seattle The Seattle International Juggling Festival at Seattle Center's Center House features a marathon beginning 3 ball juggling workshop that runs throughout the weekend long festival. Classes are free to the public. Friday, the 17th: 10am – 9pm Saturday, the 18th: 10am - 6pm Sunday, the 19th: 10am - 4pm  Yes Adria Moskowitz
YU serbia  belgrade hi we are small organissation of jugglers from Serbia and we start to working together before 3-4 months.we want to organize World Juggling day in Belgrade.Can you help as with some suggestions abouth how to organize that day.We can take the main public square in main town of Yugoslavia(Belgrade).  No milan manic


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