The Lima Symphony Orchestra played a “Patriotic Pops” concert outside of McIntosh Center on the campus of Ohio Northern University. The fun-filled family event featured patriotic music, movie musical selections, popular tunes and a tribute to our armed forces. The concert closed with a trio of patriotic musical pieces performed by guest vocalist and ONU resident artist in music/musical theatre program director Kirsten Osbun-Manley.
Open to the public, this free event was organized by Chris Burns-DiBiasio and was sponsored by Quest Federal Credit Union, Robinson Fin and The Little Chicago Room, the village of Ada, Liberty National Bank, Vancrest of Ada, Allan Nott Honda Toyota, Fresh Encounter/Community Markets, Lewis Family McDonald’s, Cole Motor Sales, Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance, Ada Area Chamber of Commerce, Ada Family Dentistry, Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, the ONU Office of Residence Life, Rogers Nationwide Insurance Agency, Ada Kiwanis Club, the ONU Office of Career Services, and Bud and Barb Winzenried.
Henry Newland watches the concert. The 5-year-old from Kenton was at the concert with his mother Phylissa (Candler) Newland, BA ’04.