Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 32: May 25 - 28, 2018 Missoula, Montana

Missoula Ministry of Magic

MisCon 32 Panel Volunteer

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

Key: panel=On a Panel moderator=Moderating game=GMing

(Tentative)

  • moderator Fri 3:00 - 4:50 PM, Making Robots & Monsters, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Turn yourself into a robot! Make sure to bring a parent for the cutting.

  • moderator Fri 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Painting Minis, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Pick your mini - human, dwarf, elf, skeleton, or any number of creatures - or bring your own, then settle in & personalize to your heart's content.

  • moderator Fri 6:00 - 6:50 PM, Femininity in Geekdom, Rocket Tent (1)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic , Kaye Thornbrugh, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons

    Calling all gamer girls, cosplay cuties, and film femmes! Whatís awesome about being a feminine geek? Whatís not so awesome, and what can we do to make it better?

  • Break Fri 6:50 - Sat 10:00
  • moderator Sat 10:00 - 10:50 AM, Make Your Own Cosplay, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Store-bought costumes are okay, but maybe no store sells the one you want, or they don't fit right, or it would be SO much better with just a few tweaks. Come make your own costume, and know that you won't see anyone else wearing the same thing.

  • moderator Sat 11:00 - 12:50 PM, Wand & Broom Making, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Every witch and wizard needs a wand to do their magic & a broom to get around. Come make your own & be ready for tomorrow's Kidditch match & Monday's Wizard Duels!

  • moderator Sat 1:00 - 1:50 PM, House Sorting, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Are you a brave Gryffindor, a wise Ravenclaw, a loyal Hufflepuff, or an ambitious Slytherin? Come ask the Sorting Hat, then color your House Crest, your friends' Crests, or the Hogwarts Crest!

  • moderator Sat 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Potion Making, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Make delicious potions and treats! You probably won't turn into a bat or a newt. Probably.

  • moderator Sat 3:00 - 4:50 PM, Tin Foil Hats & Origami, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic
  • moderator Sat 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Kids Costume Pageant, Dragon Pavilion (1)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Children 12 and Under should meet here (with a parent or guardian) for the Kid's Costume Pageant.

  • moderator Sat 6:00 - 6:50 PM, Everyone Loves a Good Henchman, Monster Tent (1)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Hereís to the Igors, Mini-Mes, and Harley Quinns of the underworld. Where would the bad guys be without their trusty companions? From comic relief to those more evil and competent than their mastermind counterparts, letís take some time to appreciate the ones who really make those schemes come together.

  • Break Sat 6:50 - Sun Noon
  • panel Sun Noon - 12:50 PM, Juggling with Eric the Excellent, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Panelists: Butte Magic , Missoula Ministry of Magic , Eric the Excellent

    Join Eric the Excellent and the other members of the Butte Magic crew as they teach the basics of juggling. Don't worry, you won't start with chainsaws.

  • Break Sun 12:50 - Sun 3:00
  • moderator Sun 3:00 - 4:50 PM, Kidditch: Quidditch for Kids!, Kidditch Field (4)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Come join in the fun & play Kidditch, a delightful take on Quidditch, the popular sport from the Harry Potter-verse! We'll teach you the rules, & then the tournament begins! We provide brooms.

  • moderator Sun 5:00 - 5:50 PM, RPGs for Kids & Tweens, Kids Activities Tent (5)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    Have you ever wanted to try out tabletop role-playing games? Here's your chance! We'll take small groups on adventures through fantasy worlds, fighting monsters & saving villages from destruction!

  • Break Sun 5:50 - Mon 10:00
  • moderator Mon 10:00 - 12:50 PM, Wizard Dueling, Obstacle Course, & Field Games, Kidditch Field (4)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic

    A little bit of everything out in the field. We'll have a suitcase race, a bean bag toss, blob tag, Weeping Angels, and more!

  • Break Mon 12:50 - Mon 11:00
  • moderator Mon 11:00 - 11:50 AM, What Makes a Hero?, Patio Tent (1)
    Moderator: Missoula Ministry of Magic ; Panelists: Missoula Ministry of Magic , Esther Jones, Krista Wallace

    Can any character be one? What are the characteristics of a hero? Is wealth, intelligence, or butt-kicking skill most important in saving the world? Come share what YOU think makes a hero!