This is an old time vaudeville skill. The object is to keep a plate spinning on a stick. The old routines would usually be the challenge of getting a number of plates spinning on fixed poles before any come crashing down.
There are no associations focused on plate spinning exclusively.
Top Web Sites
Juggling Information Service - A list of plate spinning tricks by Ken Chu.
Wikipedia - A list of plate spinning tricks
Teach Circus.com - A good introduction of teaching platespinning including a list of tricks and troubleshooting tricks.
Most juggling vendors sell Spinning Plates.
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