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A great big thank you to our attendees and presenters who made OLSSI 2017 a success! Although we had a few unexpected hiccups this year, we hope that your OLSSI experience was informative, fun, and rejuvenating.
Some photos are already up in our Facebook group, with more to come. We’ll also get that group photo up here soon.
If you come across an evaluation form that you forgot to hand in, you can get it to any OLSSI steering committee member, scan and email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or fax to 513-559-0040, Attn: Karen Douglas. We want your feedback!
And for those in the Laughter Yoga class that asked about the song played at the end, it was “Somewhere over the Rainbow” by Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole:
As you check the site out for this year’s conference information, take a look also at the new features we’ve added in the last year, including our Book Club, Certifications, our CafePress store, and the FAQ. The FAQ may be particularly interesting to those who have attended OLSSI before and wonder why we do things the way we do.