KENILWORTH, NJ - The Recycling Magic and Science Show was recently presented by Dikki Ellis at the Kenilworth Public Library. The children had a wonderful time watching this interactive comedy show learning all about recycling. Dikki presented various scientific concepts using recycled materials and magic tricks.
Dikki Ellis has been associated with The Big Apple Circus for over 30 years. First as a tech, and then as a featured performer. As a founding member of the Clown Care Unit, he began a journey as a clown doctor known as Dr. Trikki. Clown Care is a program provided in health care facilities involving visits from specially trained clowns. These visits to hospitals have been shown to help in lifting patient's moods with the positive power of hope and humor. Twenty-nine years later, he still makes bedside rounds. Dikki Ellis has received a Life Time Achievement Award from The Big Apple Circus.
This program was funded by a Recycling Grant given to The Borough of Kenilworth.