• Character Barnabas the Barmy tried to teach the trolls ballet, but was clubbed for his efforts. Barnabas has a moving tapestry on seventh floor of Hogwarts, depicting his foolish attempt to train trolls for the ballet, opposite the entrance to the Room of Requirement (OP18, OP26, HBP20). Read More
• Source In the late 1990s, Bloomsbury created an Official Harry Potter Fan Club and invited children from Britain to join. There was never a United States chapter of the Club. One of the perks for joining the Club was several issues of The Daily Prophet, a three-page newsletter detailing goings-on in the wizarding world. Each of these… Read More
• Source Feb 8th 1999The Daily ProphetPrice: 7 Knuts Page 1 – Headlines: ENQUIRY AT THE IMPROPER USE OF MAGIC OFFICE The disappearance of a Muggle “tube train” led to the suspension of a Ministry of Magic employee. [Cornelius Fudge is incidentally revealed as a Gobstones… Read More
• Organizations More commonly referred to as the D.A., the name of the organization was chosen by Ginny Weasley to go with the initials (suggested by Cho Chang as an acronym for another possible name). The name “Dumbledore’s Army” was selected because it signified the worst fear of certain high-ranking officials in… Read More
• Sports and competitions These objects – playing pieces for the game of the same name – spit a disgusting fluid at players when they lose. Read More
• Ministry of Magic The Official Gobstones Club is located on Level 7 of the Ministry of Magic (OP7). It is not known whether this location is meant only for Ministry employees who play Gobstones or if it is connected with the National Gobstone Association. Read More
• Source The High Inquisitor orders all Student Organizations, Societies, Teams, Groups, and Clubs disbanded, Harry and Ron learn that boys are not allowed in the girls’ dormitory, Hedwig is hurt coming back from London, and Sirius is almost caught by Umbridge in the Gryffindor common room fireplace. Read More
• Character Born in 1903, Mr Kegg is the current President of English Gobstones team. (FW)… Read More
• Organizations Horace Slughorn has taught Potions twice at Hogwarts, and both times he created something informally called the “Slug Club:” an elite group of students chosen because they have influential parents or because Slughorn believes they will be important some day. Slughorn called the get-togethers “parties” or “suppers,” and indeed, they… Read More
• Hogwarts castle and grounds • Rooms, chambers, and floors Horace Slughorn takes up the Potions job in Harry’s sixth year. His office is located below the hospital wing (HBP18). It is described as being a very nice office, much larger than the usual teacher’s study (HBP15). Read More