5th Annual Celebration of Women Festival calling for artist submissions
Sylvania, OH: Lourdes is celebrating National Women’s History Month by recognizing the diversity and vision of area women artists and business women. Celebrating its 5th year, The W.A.V.E. Festival (Women, Artists, Visionaries, Entrepreneurs) is a juried indoor exhibition and sale of fine arts and crafts such as ceramics, fiber arts, jewelry, pottery and paintings, an indoor art exhibit, along with live entertainment throughout the event.
W.A.V.E. originated as a way to celebrate the successes and accomplishments of women throughout the local community. Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit Second Chance, a social service program in Toledo assisting victims of domestic sex trafficking and prostitution.
The 2012 W.A.V.E. Festival will be held in the Franciscan Center on Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visit www.lourdes.edu/wave for more information or e-mail [email protected].
Rooted in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, Lourdes University offers baccalaureate degrees in more than 30 academic majors as well as graduate degrees in business, education, liberal arts, nursing, organizational leadership and theology.
Community outreach programs include: the Appold Planetarium, the Life Lab, Lifelong Learning and Theater Vision. A member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, Lourdes students can also compete in baseball and men’s and women’s basketball, golf, and volleyball.
Named a “Best in the Midwest” college by the Princeton Review, Lourdes University is a nationally accredited, veteran and transfer-friendly institution offering a variety of student scholarships. Discover us online at www.lourdes.edu or by phone at 419-885-3211.