The International Wizard of Oz Club was founded in 1957 to bring together all those interested in Oz, its authors and illustrators, film and stage adaptations, toys and games, and associated memorabilia. Today it has members of all ages throughout the world.
It’s always a great day for me to mail the Oz Club calendar. I’m anxious for people to like it, but it’s also a heavy workload. Happy to do it; glad when it’s done. What’s in a year? A day? The birthday of Andre de Shields, the Wiz in “The Wiz” should be celebrated. Ditto […]
My very first blog was about an exhibit I provided on behalf of the Oz Club to the Oz Museum in Wamego, Kansas. Imagine how pleased I am to report that my good friend and fellow Oz Club member Blair Frodelius has now set up an exhibit on behalf of the Oz Club at All Things […]
Oziana 2017 has arrived in my mail. What a pleasure! Reading the new Oz stories written and illustrated by Oz Club members has been an annual tradition for me since I first joined the Club in 1971. That was also the first year we published Oziana. A high school student, Gary Ralph, edited that first issue. As […]