Congratulations to Laura MacDougall ( grade 6) and Arielle Dunn (grade 9) who both won first prize in their age categories at the 31st Annual Cox & Palmer Island Literary Rewards.
The Creative Writing Award for Young People is supported by the Rotary Club of Charlottetown; both girls took home a $150 cheque. Excerpts from their winning pieces were read aloud to the audience at the awards event on May 26th at the Rodd Charlottetown. Laura won for her short story, Magic in Blooming Point while Arielle won for her free verse poem, The Cottage.
The annual contest is open to students from Grade 1- Grade 12. Congratulations!