Action & Skill Toy Challenges: Hand-On Workshop

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Action & Skill Toy Challenges: Hand-On Workshop

03/11/2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

The public is invited to these
play, practice & workshop” sessions with hands-on action and skill toys
in Burlington, Wisconsin.

Sessions are offered for kids ages 8-108(not younger) and adults, families and grandpa, too; at the Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum on Saturday March 11, 2017. 


> “Action & Skill Toy Challenges” is the afternoon fun session from 1-4, with admission of $15/person, cash only. It is for ages 8-108, though not younger.  Everyone is asked to arrive by 12:45. The afternoon session offers demonstrations, challenges, quick contests, and show what you know and special balance challenges.

There will be a beginner’s quick juggling quick class, “Bet You Can’t” Challenges, tall balance challenges, a Cup 'n Ball contest, and learn 2 Kendama tricks.  Fun yo-yo contests include the longest walk-the-dog, longest sleeper, and the most rock-the-babies.  Participants will see a Diabolo demo and have a chance to try one   

Each person should bring their own skill toys or buy them before the session starts.  A few items will be available to sample such as a kendama, a cup n’ ball, and a diabolo.   Participants must provide or buy their own yo-yos and juggling balls to use in the session. Such items can be purchased upon arrival.  Participants are eligible for fun door prizes and contest prizes.


another option today:
> A Beginners Yo-Yo Class, for ages 8-108; is offered from 4:30-5:30.  Participants may attend this class without taking part in the rest of the day if they choose. The yo-yo class fee is $35, which includes a high quality long sleeping $20 ball bearing yo-yo to keep!  Class members learn how to power throw, tips, and learn up to 10 classic yo –yo tricks. .Register in advance by calling.


The day’s workshops are part of the 22nd Annual Action Skill Toys & Yo-Yo Convention.  Other events are on May 19 and April 2, 2017.  Visit the website for more details.


Call 262 763-3946 for information and to register. The non-profit educational Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum sponsors this learning and inter-generational workshop day, at 533 Milwaukee Av, Burlington, WI 53105.  Parking is free.



Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum
533 Milwaukee Av
Burlington, WI 53105
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Spinning Top & Yo-Yo Museum
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