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Magic Center Region offers training sessions to help coaches and teams prepare. Please visit the Magic Center Region website and click on the Dates tab for cost information and to register. Registration and pre-payment (if applicable) are mandatory.
Saturday, Oct. 17 — Theatrical Makeup Workshop, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Lee Middle School
Saturday, Oct. 17 — Spontaneous Workshop, 1-4 p.m., Lee Middle School
Saturday, Nov. 14 — Spontaneous Workshop, 1-4 p.m., Lee Middle School
Saturday, Dec. 19 — Spontaneous Workshop, 1-4 p.m., Lee Middle School
Saturday, Jan. 9 — Spontaneous Workshop, 1-4 p.m., Lee Middle School

Tuesday, Dec. 15 — Deadline to register and pay for the Magic Center Regional Tournament
Saturday, Feb. 6 — 8 a.m.- 4 p.m., MANDATORY Judges Training, Edgewater High School
Saturday, Feb. 6 — 8 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., MANDATORY Coaches Meeting, Edgewater High School
Saturday, Feb. 27 — Magic Center Regional Tournament, all day, Edgewater High School
Friday, Apr. 8 — 7 p.m., Coaches Meeting, UCF (for teams competing at State)
Saturday, Apr. 9 — Florida Odyssey of the Mind Tournament, all day, UCF
May 25-28
 — Odyssey of the Mind World Finals, Iowa State University

Registration for Saturday Workshops Closed

Registration for this Saturday's (October 17) workshops is now closed. Any fees not prepaid must be taken care at the beginning of the spontaneous workshop. If you did not prepay and are a no-show, your team may not be able to attend future workshops.

If you would like to attend the November, December or January spontaneous workshops, check out the Dates page at our website (, fill out the form and mail in your payment.

NOTE: We have had to suspend the electronic payment option. If and until we can determine a more seamless way to transfer payments from the app through the Florida Odyssey of the Mind Association, this option will remain unavailable.

Seeking Sponsors

Magic Center Region is seeking sponsors to help us produce the regional tournament, provide scholarships for teams that cannot afford the registration fee and help offset the expenses of Central Florida teams that advance from the state tournament to the World Finals. Please share the 2016 Sponsorship Package information with your contacts who might be interested in partnering with us.

In addition to monetary sponsorships, the region welcomes in-kind donations that meet some of our specific needs. Among them are printed materials, food to feed our tournament judges, T-shirts for judges and officials, and media coverage.

Check out the Coach Zone

As your teams plug away on their long-term solution and refining the art of spontaneous problem-solving, coaches can check out the website's Coach Zone for information and tip on topics ranging from Outside Assistance and Long-Term Problem to Material Costs and Spontaneous (including links to lots of practice problems). Are there coaching resources you'd like to see added to the Coach Zone? Drop us a line via the form on the Welcome, Coaches! page.

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