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“LadyBug” Author To Speak At OU-Lancaster

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Carole Amber’s children’s book, The Gift of the LadyBug, is helping young people around the nation cope with struggles, tragedy or loss in their lives. Writing the book also helped its author turn one of the most difficult experiences of her life into a celebration of ladybugs.

Amber’s son, TJ, died in April, 2009 at 14 months old due to complications from Leigh syndrome. It was during this dark time in Amber’s life that a story about two horses who become the parents of a ladybug came to life.

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Unique Children’s Book Illustration Exhibit Opening At OU-Lancaster

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When you open up a children’s book, the illustrations on each page take you back to your childhood. Have you ever wondered how an adult artist learns to create childlike drawings to illustrate children’s books? You can find out at Ohio University Lancaster. 

Children’s Book Illustrations: The Circle of Creativity will be on display in the Raymond S. Wilkes Galley for the Visual Arts from Jan. 22 to March 21.

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Michael Bolton Impressed With Venue, Orchestra At Lancaster Festival

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Michael Bolton said he was very impressed with both the Lancaster Campus venue and the Lancaster Festival Orchestra after performing on the Wendel Concert Stage Saturday night. “It was a beautiful location,” said Bolton. “It was a really great night.” The multiple Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter did a meet-and-greet with about 30 fans in the Lancaster… Read More

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OU-L Film Fest Focuses On Developmental Disabilities

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The Ohio University Lancaster Cultural Events Committee and Fairfield County Developmental Disabilities will host the 2013 Sprout Touring Film Festival on Wednesday, March 13.  The festival features short films by and about people with developmental disabilities. "The films are artistically made," said Festival Founder Anthony Di Salvo. "They are personal, touching and memorable. They are… Read More

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OU-Lancaster Alumni Celebrate The Arts

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Alumni and friends of the Ohio University Lancaster Campus came together Wednesday night to celebrate a regional campus homecoming of sorts, while taking in theatre, arts and culture. The event occurred before the Rolling Stones tribute group Satisfaction took to the Wendel Concert stage as part of the Lancaster Festival. The Ohio University Lancaster Campus… Read More