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Essay Competition for Students

We’re pleased to announce an Interview and Essay Competition for youth. If you’re a student in Grades 7-12, interview someone 60+ and create an essay on the theme “My Childhood Home”.

Junior category (ages 12-15)           500 – 750 words
Senior category (15+1 day – 18)   750 – 1000 words

“My Childhood Home” essay contest sponsored by the Rotary Club of Hanover.

There’s more information on the poster below or contact info@sgbyouthliteracy.org or 519.364.0008.

Entry Forms and Contest Rules:

Entry Form

Twisted Mystery Fundraiser, Oct. 27th

South Grey Bruce Youth Literacy Council presents:

Twisted Mystery

Ima Gabbler’s infamous little red book is missing… and that’s dynamite for the members of New York’s glittering, glamorous Algonquin Round Table .

Join them for a murder … wrapped in a mystery—20s style!

Friday October 27, 2017, 7pm-9pm at Jest Arts Studio, 148-1 Garafraxa St. North, Durham

Tickets $25, includes hors d’oeuvres. Cash Bar.

Contact info@sgbyouthliteracy.org or 519.364.0008

The Society of Energy Professionals Continues Support of Youth Literacy

A big ‘thank you’ to the Society of Energy Professionals for their recent generous donation in support of Youth Literacy!

The Society of Energy Professionals has been an ongoing supporter as we help kids read, and as we try to reach more families and more volunteers, their support is invaluable.

Youth Literacy Treasurer Harvey McFadden and Shirley Hayes from The Society of Energy Professionals