THE ANTIQUE TOY DOCTOR: by Benjamin Zerbib, Les Drapeaux de France (Paris). Watch expert repairs to toy soldiers and to other toys.
DIORAMA 101: by Michigan Toy Soldier Company. Learn the basics of displaying your figures in a diorama setting.
KATHI’S MINIATURE WORKSHOP: A CTSS HALLOWEEN… THE WIZARD’S TABLE!: by Kathi Bird. Take home your own spooky, handmade, Halloween miniature. Pre-registration and pre-paid $20.00 fee required.
BRING YOUR PLASTIC FIGURES FOR CONVERSION: by Ed Borris. You supply the soldiers and master-converter Ed Borris will get you started or advise you on technique and options.
BREAKFAST WITH THE EXPERTS: CHICAGO’S FORT DEARBORN IN HISTORY AND IN TOYS: by Marc Gaynes and Will Beierwaltes. Learn about the iconic Fort that began Chicago and how it translated into toys. Pre-registration and pre-paid $20.00 fee required. Continental breakfast included.