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Mazza to Host 2021 Jane Addams Children’s Book Award

Mazza to Host 2021 Jane Addams Children’s Book Award

University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum, in conjunction with the Jane Addams Peace Association, will host the 2021 Jane Addams Children’s Book Award Virtual Ceremony on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. EST. The ceremony will be presented virtually via Zoom Webinar and Facebook Live and include award presentations, addresses from award recipients, and a...

April 5, 2021April 5, 2021
University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum Partners with Hancock Literacy

University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum Partners with Hancock Literacy

The Findlay community has many avenues to develop a knowledge of literature in children, and recently, a couple of gems from the area – Hancock Literacy, a literacy organization to coordinate and support community initiatives that promote lifelong literacy, and the University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum, known to house the world’s largest collection of original...

March 11, 2021March 11, 2021
TravelMag Lists Mazza Among Best Exhibitions in Ohio

TravelMag Lists Mazza Among Best Exhibitions in Ohio

The exhibition featuring Hardie Gramatky at University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum was recently included in TravelMag’s list of the best exhibitions in Ohio this spring. The TravelMag article states: “At the heart of Ohio’s rich cultural scene are a large number of distinguished museums and galleries, many of which play host to a diverse programme of exhibitions throughout the...

March 10, 2021March 10, 2021
Famed Disney Studios Artist to be Featured in Mazza Museum Like Never Before

Famed Disney Studios Artist to be Featured in Mazza Museum Like Never Before

An incredibly unique exhibit has just landed at the University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum. The works of Hardie Gramatky, an early author and illustrator for Walt Disney who later created the Little Toot tugboat series, has come to life through an extensive exhibit. In 2017, the Mazza Museum acquired a large percentage of Gramatky’s original artwork, as...

November 12, 2020November 11, 2020
Six renowned artists/authors to be featured in Mazza’s Virtual Weekend Conference 2020

Six renowned artists/authors to be featured in Mazza’s Virtual Weekend Conference 2020

University of Findlay Mazza Museum’s Weekend Conference 2020 will be offered virtually Nov. 13 and 14. Attend the Weekend Conference for graduate credit, undergraduate credit, or for general registration. Specifically designed for educators, artists, authors, and children’s book enthusiasts, those who participate will be able to enjoy learning from the featured professionals. As in years...

October 5, 2020October 5, 2020
Keep Creating: University of Findlay Student Enjoys Encouraging Outlet

Keep Creating: University of Findlay Student Enjoys Encouraging Outlet

It stands to reason that a student who has taken at least one art class every year for the duration of her academic career would have a fairly solid interest in the subject. For University of Findlay student Breanna Gilbert, however, art isn’t just something she’s interested in; it’s something she’s terrifically passionate about, and...

September 9, 2020September 9, 2020