Poetry Out Loud is a national recitation contest for high-school students who must memorize and perform classical poetry on stage in front of an audience of judges. Six students reached the final round during the statewide competition, which was held in Columbus at Ohio Dominican University in March.
Located in Westerville, My Very Own Blanket is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping children in foster care throughout Ohio. Volunteers construct and deliver hand-made blankets (made from donated and scrap materials) to children in the foster-care system.
Neil Clark is a founding member of Grant Street Consultants and probably best known in Ohio’s political circles as a veteran lobbyist for the movers and shakers in the Republican Party. He has played a key role in the GOP domination of the Ohio Statehouse since the early 1980s when he was a Senate staffer.
Classical 101 host Boyce Lancaster kicks off a recurring segment called “Hidden Talent” whereby folks reveal what activities they do in their off hours that enriches their creative life.
This week, Boyce stops by a practice of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir inside Nationwide Arena and joins in on the action!