Magical Minnesota

One magician's life in Minnesota

Reading is Magic for Schools in MN

I Love to Read Month is coming and it is fun to see the students enjoy the comedy antics of Mr. Norm and the Reading is Magic School Assembly Presentation.

Norm is a best selling author who teaches a couple tricks from his books that are in school libraries across North America and around the world.

You get an author visit to your school and a program that delights students and teachers and it gets the kids excited about reading!  It is a program that motivates and encourages young readers to get to the library and to do their best in school.

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Mr. Norm’s first four books.  He has 14 published books now in libraries around the world.  Capstone Press produced these fine books and had Mr. Norm come back and do more books as well as 85 videos teaching the methods from the first five books.

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This Motivational Magician in Minnesota brings laughs and a uplifting message that grabs kids attention.

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Magic of Reading presentation at the Monomonie, Wisconsin Library

What Teachers and Principals have written about the Reading Magic Show in MN and Wisconsin.:

“You are fabulous! Your show enthralled the students and you encouraged them to read. The students were enthusiastic about your marvelous magic. Thanks for a wonderful show.”  – Neva Stoebrur – Delano Elementary

It is fun, and attention grabbing magic that encourages reading.

“… an outstanding program to promote literacy. The joy on the student’s faces as you entertained them was heartwarming to see. Your magic captured the student’s attention and helped teach them the importance of reading.”  – Bonnie Johnson – Principal – McKinley School, Ham Lake, MN

Mr. Norm has brought comedy and Reading Motivation to audience in all 50 states.  He toured for 14 years across the nation doing school lyceum presentations.  The experience from doing 14-16 shows a week helped him develop a fast paced and amazing show that enthralls the children of all ages.

  “The teachers were impressed with how the program involved all the students and directly related to reading.” – Melissa Stein – Teacher – Franklin School, Anoka, MN

 

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Mr. Norm, Nancy Carlson and A. Isaac who co wrote a wonderful book with Nancy Carlson.

Mr. Norm enjoyed bringing his program to the Barnes & Nobel in Roseville and doing a presentation with Best selling children’s author Nancy Carlson.  After the presentation they both autographed books and spent time with the families.

The Minnesota school magician Mr. Norm enjoyed seeing the smiles that his Reading is Magic show brought to the crowd and Nancy read from her latest book.  She was impressed with Norm’s tricks and wrote a nice comment about the Magic of Reading show — “Norm’s show is Awesome.”

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Students of all ages enjoy the unique magical presentation that motivates young readers.

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This is from the Rogers Library – Mr. Norm has performed here 12 times over the years.

  “The show was great – looking forward to next year.”             
 Pat Spencer – Eagle Bluff School – Onalaska, WI  Performed here 14 years in a row.

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Here the magic of Reading presentation is bringing laughs to a School in Wisconsin.

Please check out the page at http://www.magicnorm.com/school.html

Magicians in MN bring comedy and laughs to school events and also bring a important message about the value of reading.  It is educational entertainment that is memorable and encouraging.

Mr. Norm has been doing school assembly programs for over 30 years.  See why hundreds of schools bring his Reading is Magic show to their students every year.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Reading Magic Show for Libraries in Minnesota & Wisconsin

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I am a Minnesota Magician who promotes reading at schools and libraries.

It is fun to travel around and bring this motivational reading program to schools and libraries in Minnesota.   I developed this program over 30 years ago and presented it in schools across the U.S> in all fifty states.

These tours of schools were called lyceums. Other programs on these tours included musicians, archers, athletic experts, jugglers, history programs and exotic animal presentations such as nocturnal animals.  I did over 350 magic shows a year for 14 years.

Some tours were in New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Virginia and then the next year I would present in California, Oregon and Washington State.  It was fun to see the country and this was great experience as I tried out new material and built a tight, quality program for schools.

We are set this summer for several libraries in MN and Wisconsin with this magic and Reading presentation.  This Friday I return to an elementary school in Maple Grove to bring laughter and share my love of reading with the children.  E

Every magic trick in the show is about books, reading or how reading helps with hobbies and jobs.   I want to motivate and encourage the students with this lively presentation.  I am a magician and entertainer in Minneapolis and use the magic to motivate.

Here is what several librarians have said about the magical presentation.

  “The show was great – looking forward to next year.” Pat Spencer – Eagle Bluff School – Onalaska, WI (performed here 9 times.)

 

“MagicNorm performed for the Mabel Public Library summer reading program. It was a very enjoyable experience for the kids and the adults. He included several of the kids as assistants and they absolutely loved the experience. Lots of laughs! Great job! “     Mabel, MN public Library – Children’s Librarian – L. Hoff

This library in Wisconsin had the magic show 5 times over the past 10 years. The librarian commented – –

  “THANK YOU so very much for coming to St Croix Falls Library, we definitely will have you back!”              Cole – Children’s Librarian! St Croix Falls, WI Library

I will be bringing the magic show to southern Minnesota again this summer and one school in Janesville, MN had this to say…

     “Norm incorporated fun and laughter for all ages. We completely enjoyed his performance!! Students and staff left the auditorium talking about the awesome show!! Thank you Norm!!!.”
Sherry Trahms – Elementary Principal, Janesville-Waldorph-Pemberton Elementary School  

Learn more at: http://www.magicnorm.com/school.html

It is fun to bring the magic show to Library Summer Reading Programs.  I am a Minnesota Magician and also a best selling Minnesota Author with 14 books in libraries across the USA and around the world.

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Clean comedy and magic for special events in Minneapolis and across Minnesota and Wisconsin

I love to do Reading Motivation and get kids excited about going to the library.

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Minnesota Author’s Magic Books in Honolulu

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The best selling Children’s author with Honolulu Children’s Librarian with a few of the books found in the library. There are 10 books out by this author and comedy magician.  The
others were checked out from this MN author. Magician in the Twin Cities, MN.
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