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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.

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The full-color, limited-edition 2015 International Wizard of Oz Club Calendar has been mailed to Oz Club members who joined for 2014 at the Sustaining level or above. Its theme is “Oz on Stage and Screen,” with fascinating ephemera, rare collectibles, and lots of fun Ozzy trivia. Sound too good to miss? You can still upgrade […]

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A trip-hop musical adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s Ozma of Oz will be part of this year’s Bay Area Playwrights Festival in San Francisco. Written by Rob Melrose with music by Dave L, the production, directed by Elizabeth Williamson, will be performed on Saturday, July 19 at noon and Friday, July 25 at 8:00 p.m. […]

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Presented by the International Wizard of Oz Club, Inc. and the Manlius Library of Central New York, “Oz: A Visual Celebration” is an exhibition of original artwork created in celebration of author L. Frank Baum, Oz literature, and MGM’s The Wizard of Oz. The exhibition, which opened on May 12, was organized in conjunction with […]

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As the dates of the International Wizard of Oz Club’s National Convention get closer, exciting additions to the convention programming continue to pop up. Held in conjunction with Chittenango’s annual Oz-Stravaganza! honoring native son L. Frank Baum, this year’s National Convention, held June 5-8, will feature: A celebration of the International Wizard of Oz Club, […]

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Join the International Wizard of Oz Club in Chittenango, New York, on June 5-8, 2014, for its National Convention, held this year in conjunction with the 36th annual Oz-Stravaganza!, the yearly Oz festival in L. Frank Baum’s hometown. The theme of Oz-Stravaganza! this year is “Timeless Oz.” Learn more about the National Convention, including how […]

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Oziana 2013 is finally available! Founded on and continuing the famous Oz stories by L. Frank Baum and Ruth Plumly Thompson, here is the 2013 installment of the International Wizard of Oz Club’s Oziana, the creative magazine showcasing art and talent by members of the Club. Included in this issue are art and stories by […]

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Act by November 1 to get the limited-edition full-color International Wizard of Oz Club Calendar for 2014. You’re nearly out of time if you’d like to get the International Wizard of Oz Club’s glorious full-color 2014 calendar, which showcases some of the rarest collectibles created in 1939 to promote MGM’s classic film The Wizard of […]

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The 50th Winkie Convention, an annual West Coast gathering of Oz fans, will celebrate the centennial of Tik-Tok of Oz, the eighth Oz book, and the 75th anniversary of MGM’s Wizard of Oz. The celebration, to be held August 8-10, 2014, at the Town and Country Hotel and Conference Center in San Diego, California, will […]

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“The Wonderful World of Oz: Selections from the Willard Carroll/Tom Wilhite Collection,” an exhibit of highlights from the world’s biggest Oz collection, opens on October 12, 2013, at the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland, Maine. Among the treasures are the most complete surviving costume from MGM’s The Wizard of Oz (1939), originally worn by Lollipop […]

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The following press release was provided by the Florence Griswold Museum: The Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, CT presents “A Wee Faerie Village in the Land of Oz” on the grounds of museum’s campus from October 4 through November 3.  Over 24 hand-crafted faerie houses and scenes capture the spirit of this year’s theme, The Wonderful Wizard […]

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