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Tell Your Story Writing Contest Awards & Readings

February 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Rotary 1918 Tell Your Story Barry Brodie Reading by Tell Your Story Writing Contest Awards & Readings Tell Your Story Writing Contest Awards & Readings

(Barry Brodie reading an award winning story from the Rotary Club of Windsor 1918’s inaugural Tell Your Story Writing Contest at at Sho Studios on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. This year’s awards and readings are set for Feb. 18 at Signature Tributes Event Centre. Photo above by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.)

The second annual Literacy Committee of Rotary Club of Windsor (1918) Tell Your Story Writing Contest Awards and Readings take place at the Signature Tributes Event Centre on Tuesday, February 18, 2020.

The Literacy Committee of Rotary Club of Windsor (1918), with partners Families First and Douglas Marketing Group, invite the public to attend as they award the winners of the Tell Your Story Writing Contest, and to watch the stories come to life as they are told through dramatic readings on stage.

Free admission, all are welcome!

Students from four separate age groups, grades 6-7, grades 8-9, grades 10-11, and grade 12 to age 21, were asked to submit 500 to 1000-word essays on various subjects. The submissions were reviewed by a jury and judged on 80% storytelling and content and 20% spelling and grammar. First place winners will receive $350 and the runner ups will receive $150.

Light snacks and beverages will be provided.

The event begins at 6:30pm at the new Signature Tributes Event Centre (3310 Dougall Ave.)

Tell Your Story Writing Contest Awards Poster

 

2019 Tell Your Story Writing Contest Award Winners

The inaugural Tell Your Story Writing Contest Awards were held on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Winners included Grade 6 & 7 Students, Leah Fawcett and Madelyn Rousseau, Grade 8 & 9 Students, Sam Lojewski and Brad Boratto, Grade 10 & 11 Students, Isaac Czunder and Pierre Tawil, Grade 12 & Age 21, Rawand Mustafa and Meg Mooney.

Rotary Club of Windsor 1918 Tell Your Story Writing Contest 2019 Award Winners

Several winners of the inaugural Literacy Committee of Rotary Club of Windsor (1918) Tell Your Story Writing Contest following readings of their stories and receiving awards on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Winners included Leah Fawcett, Madelyn Rousseau, Sam Lojewski, Brad Boratto, Isaac Czunder, Pierre Tawil, Rawand Mustafa and Meg Mooney. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

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Peter Hrastovec Reading

Rotary Club of Windsor 1918 Tell Your Story Writing Contest committee member Peter Hrastovec reading one of the winning stories during an awards ceremony at Families First’s Signature Tributes Event Centre in Windsor, Ontario on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

Tell Your Story Writing Contest finalists

Rotary Club of Windsor 1918 Tell Your Story Writing Contest finalists at the event’s award ceremony at Families First Signature Tributes Event Centre on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

 

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Date:
February 18
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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