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Visiting Artists Series

October 3

On October 3rd at 6 p.m., Lois Lowry will be the featured artist in York County Community College's Visiting Artists Series. Ms. Lowry is an American writer credited with more than thirty children’s books. She has won two Newbery Medals, for Number the Stars in 1990 and The Giver in 1994. For her contribution as a children’s writer, she was a finalist in 2000 and U.S. nominee again in 2004, as well as a finalist in 2016 for the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award, the highest recognition available to creators of children’s books. A film adaptation of The Giver starring Jeff Bridges and Meryl Strep was released in 2014. The event will be held in YCCC's Pratt & Whitney Building: Hannaford Lecture Hall located at 112 College Drive, Wells, ME.

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