Visiting professional magicians have lectured on some FACEt of the magical arts such as stage and close-up magic, mentalism, clowning, hypnotism, and so forth. Among our recent lecturers have been Johnny Ace Palmer, Daryl, Michael Ammar, Dan Harlan, Jay Sankey, Dick Barry, Kevin James, Joe Givan, Vito Lupo, Dan Sylvester, Loren Christopher Michaels, Dave Neighbors, Dean Dill, Kendrick Ice McDonald, Arnold Furst, Phil Foxwell, Mitch Williams, Eric Lewis, Martin Lewis, John Fedko, Bruce Johnson, George Sands, TC Tahoe, and Lee Earle. Lectures are free to all OCMC members and as a courtesy, IBM Ring #96. There is a small cover fee for all other visitors.
Members perform acts based on a particular theme such as Mentalism & Bizarre Magic; Valentine’s Day Magic; Red, White, & Blue Magic (for the Fourth of July); Open Performances by New Members or Past Presidents, and The Les Rash Close-up Contest. Participation is encouraged at these meetings.