Essay contest winners by marie birkbeck the annual remembrance day poster, poem and essay contest sponsored by the royal canadian legion saw more entries from the valemount schools than they have had in recent history. Royal canadian legion literary competition each fall all local schools are invited to submit entries into the canada wide literary contest categories of essay's poetry and posters are judged just before or around remembrance day and the winners receive a monetary sum in each of the categories in all grades. Ottawa, may 5, 2016- legion selects winners of poster and literary contests in the foyer of the house of commons during the annual remembrance day period in the royal canadian legion.
Remembrance annual remembrance day local branch of the royal canadian legion their deadline for entries into remembrance day poster & literary contest. & remembrance day literary & poster contest information the kitchener-waterloo poppy fund is pleased to provide the royal canadian legion,. The royal canadian legion branch 517 petawawa handed out prizes for the annual poster and literary contest on nov 19 the nation-wide contest helps remind children about the importance of remembrance and teaches them about the sacrifices made by canadian armed forces members in wars and peacekeeping missions over the years. Royal canadian legion branch 641 remembrance day contest information and forms knowledge and understanding of the royal canadian legion if a research essay.
As a reward for winning, both bednarczyk and butler will be joining the two other senior contest winners—essayist hareem masroor from nanaimo, bc, and colour poster winner joo hee chung of langley, bc,—in travelling to ottawa for the 2014 national remembrance day ceremony. How to run the national royal canadian legion remembrance day poster & literary contest in your school: find a volunteer to look after the contest (parents, teacher, etc) supply the information to the students. The royal canadian legion literary, poem and poster contest provides all students in canada the opportunity to participate in a project, that not only provides them with an outlet for their art and literary talents, but also teaches them the significance of remembrance. Remembrance day contests the royal canadian legion has sponsored annual poster, essay and poetry contests for many years.
Royal canadian legion contest winners valley view elementary school ~ 2012 in november 2012, grade 6/7 students from valley view elementary submitted poems, essays and posters to the royal canadian legion poppy poster and literary contest. Legion's poster and literary contest keeps remembrance alive jeff gaye with remembrance day come and gone, one way the royal canadian legion keeps remembrance alive year round is through its remembrance poster and literary contest. Senior winners in the four contests (one black & white poster, one colour poster, one essay and one poem), receive a legion-sponsored trip to ottawa to attend the national remembrance day service there, the winners place a wreath on behalf of the youth of canada and have the opportunity to meet and visit with the governor general.
The legion also sponsors a trip to ottawa for the senior winners in the four contests (two poster, essay and poetry) to attend the national remembrance day service where they place a wreath on behalf of the youth of canada. Youth remembrance contests fostering remembrance is a part of everything we do through the royal canadian legion's longstanding annual poster and literary contests, canadian school children honour canada's veterans through creative art and writing, and help perpetuate remembrance. For the senior winners in the four contests (two posters, one essay and one poetry), the legion sponsors a trip to ottawa to attend the national remembrance day service there, the winners place a wreath on behalf of the youth of canada as well as have an opportunity to meet and visit with the governor general. Anyone wishing to speak with this year's winners or for further information regarding this contest is asked to contact bruce poulin at dominion command, the royal canadian legion, at 1-613-591. Crestwood students again took part in the royal canadian legion's annual poem/poster/literary contest this past remembrance day essay 1st place - georgia.
Logan fitzpatrick, left, grade 3 student at cardigan consolidated school won first place in the royal canadian legion pei provincial command's remembrance day poster contest. Winners of the royal canadian legion contest were recently awarded certificates by legion representatives yearly remembrance essay, poster and poetry contests are held nation-wide. Royal canadian legion zone g5 (ottawa) youth program committee ottawa, ontario annual remembrance day poster & literary & video contest september 16th, 2013 dear teachers and principals.
Breahanna callaghan, a grade 6 student in edwena arbuckle's class at montague consolidated, won first prize in the montague royal canadian legion's remembrance day essay and poster contest in the poetry category. The winning entries forwarded from the unity branch of the royal canadian legion have often seen some national success but our local legion members are still waiting and hoping to have a senior national winner so they can send someone off on the remembrance day trip to ottawa. Now the morell high grad will lay a wreath at the remembrance day ceremony in ottawa, as a national winner in the royal canadian legion's 2016 poster and literary contest. Family and friends packed into the chemainus legion hall sunday afternoon for the announcement of the royal canadian legion literary and poster contest winners for chemainus branch 191.