Gala Submission Deadline Extended

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Create an exciting event for your community of readers!

Apply to host the 2023 SaskEnergy Willow Awards Gala in the spring. Yes, it takes some organization and team work but the rewards are great! There is still time to get your submission in before the Dec. 9 deadline.

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#winwithWILLOWS Skype Contest 2022

Once again, the Willow Awards has teamed up with Snow and Diamond finalist author Colleen Nelson to provide you with the chance to win a Skype visit with her! Because she has two books that are Willow finalists this year, she is offering to host two skype sessions! The #winwithWILLOWS contest opens on December 1, 2022 and closes on January 31, 2023. Winners will be notified in the first week of February via email.

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Willow Awards Virtual Bottle Drive Drop & Go

Donate the value of your order to The Willow Awards!

Drop & Go is a new service that is available at all SARCAN depots in Saskatchewan. It allows customers to skip lineups by leaving their order at the depot and getting their refunds transferred electronically. Your order will still be counted by Sarcan staff!

Donate your order to: Willow Awards

Your donation will help us continue for another year! Thank you!

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Students and Teachers Love Reading the Willows!

Here is what some have to say about reading the Willows in their school…

“My two favourite books in the whole wide world are Willow books!  Rain Shadow and The Last Train are the first books I finished all the way.” Mahika, Grade 7 student

“I love the Willow Awards because it introduces me to new books that I love.” Seyruq, Grade 4 student

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Enjoy this year’s collection of great titles! Which will be your favourite?

The Willow Awards Receives SLA Distinguished Service Award

On May 6, 2022 at the Awards Luncheon of the Saskatchewan Library Association (SLA), The Willows were presented with the first ever SLA Distinguished Service Award.  To accept the award on behalf of SYRCA Inc. was board member Joanne Patron. The SYRCA Inc Board is grateful to have their work and that of their predecessors recognized for its impact in Saskatchewan.

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