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Longtime Sycamore Volunteer Honored For Work

Mary Overman receives Citizen for Art Education Award A longtime Sycamore volunteer has been recognized for her dedication to Sycamore Community Schools Fine Arts programming. 

Mary Overman was honored at the Southwest Ohio Art Education Association awards ceremony at Mount St. Joseph University on October 16. She was awarded the region's Citizen for Art Education for her service to Sycamore Community Schools. 

For the past 16 years, Overman has set up the Sycamore Schools Art Exhibits. Each month, student artwork is displayed at the Board of Education office. Students and their families are invited to a reception to show off their work, which remains on display in the main conference room for the entire month. The next reception will be held on November 18 at 5:00 p.m.

 Overman also served on the Sycamore Board of Education from 2002 to 2009.