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Munchkin Lollipop Guild Member visits Turning Stone during Oz-Stravaganza
VERONA, N.Y. - Jerry Maren, famous for playing the member of the Lollipop Guild that handed the lollipop to Dorothy Gale (Judy Garland) in the film The Wizard of Oz visited Turning Stone Resort and Casino on Thursday, June 3.
He met with fans and signed autographs before the screening of the restored 1939 film in the Showroom. While visiting Turning Stone he took the time to check out the new Wizard of Oz game, one of several new gaming machines recently introduced at Turning Stone.
Maren's appearance was the first of many scheduled during the weekend's 32nd Annual Oz-Stravaganza held in Chittenango, birthplace of "Wizard of Oz" author L Frank Baum.