Monday, September 30, 2013

October is Contest Time!



Two contests are available for you to enter in the month of October (and beyond!):

1.  The 2013 Canadian Lives that Make a Difference Essay Contest
2.  The E-Wareness Scavenger Hunt Contest

Information:
1.  The 2013 Canadian Lives that Make a Difference Essay Contest requires you to write and submit an original essay supporting your choice of an important person who had a significant impact on Canadian Society between January 1, 2013 through December 1, 2013.  The essay must explain whether the impact was positive or negative on society.  

This is a 300 word essay that will be judged on persuasiveness, creativity and relevancy.  The Grand Prize is $3000 and the First Prize is $2000.   The contest ends December 11, 2013.  Entries can be submitted to www. livesthatmakeadifference.com.

See the display case outside of the library for more information!!!

2.  The E-Wareness Scavenger Hunt is your chance to investigate the  Halton on-line databases!  All you need to do is find out the answers to a few questions and either complete a ballot and hand it in to the Library Circulation Desk or complete the on-line ballot at http:www.hdsb.ca/library/pages/ewareness.html.  All prizes are technology related!!!  This contest ends October 31st!

You can't win if you don't try!