Upcountry History Museum: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz September 19, 2015 to January 18, 2016, the Upcountry History Museum will fulfill its mission of connecting people, history and culture through a traveling exhibition titled The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. The 1,500 square foot immersive exhibition is based on the popular and iconic book, The Wizard of Oz, published in 1900, written by L. Frank Baum and illustrated by W.W. Denslow. Built as a larger than life pop-up book, the exhibition is filled with dazzling graphics and immersive Oz experiences showcasing “America’s first fairytale,” a literary classic that spans generations.
The Creative Land of Oz Scholarship The JASPER Awards Student Cover Design Competition is open to NJ vocational, high school and college graphic design students. This is a great opportunity to have a printed piece for your portfolio. The winner will receive a printed portfolio piece, a $500.00 scholarship and be our guest at the JASPER Awards Ceremony at the Double Tree Tinton Falls on October 15, 2015. Entries must be designed to support this years theme, The Wizard of Oz using the tag line, The Creative Land of Oz. To enter and to view official rules, please visit the 40th Annual JASPER Awards site here www.jspraa.com/jasper-awards/