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July 15 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Memorial Poetry Contest 450x450 - K. VALERIE MEMORIAL POETRY CONTEST

Calling all poets and poetry lovers – Join us here at the Leacock Museum on Sunday, July 15 for the Third Annual Connor Prize Poetry Contest!

The K. Valerie Connor Memorial Competition was created by the late Harry Connor in honour of his wife, a former local poet, artist, and volunteer in Orillia.

Enter your poems for a chance to win cash prizes in the Elementary, Secondary, or Adult categories. Elementary and Secondary entrants submissions are free, and Adult submissions are $5 per poem. Enter up to five. Submissions open March 2, 2018 – June 20th. The FREE celebration event will be at 3pm on July 15!


July 15
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Leacock Museum
50 Museum Dr
Orillia, Ontario L3V 6K5 Canada
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