New Willow Awards Promotional Video

Video #1

Why do educators and literacy coaches want to participate in the Willow Awards? It makes instructional planning easier! Kids and adults love it! This 3 minute video, directed towards adults, includes details about the Willows and how to get involved. See Video #2 on the next slide.

New Willow Awards Promotional Video

Video #2

Why do kids love reading and voting for their favourite Willow book? This 1 minute video intended for a student audience explains why participating in the Willows is something kids want to do.

SYRCA – The Willow Awards 2023 AGM

Our Annual General Meeting will be held on September 16th, 2023, starting at 9:00 am on zoom. Use our contact form to send us an email and we will share the link with you! Everyone is welcome!

If you are interested in literacy promotion in Saskatchewan, please consider getting involved in The Willows! We are looking for new Board members and readers!

Launch Contest 2023

Do you have a great way to introduce the new Willow Award finalists this year? Please share your ideas with us! Enter our Launch Contest by November 15 and you could win books for your school or library! It’s easy!

(Launch submissions that focus on Diamond and Snow readers will get special consideration as we are looking for ways to increase readership in those categories!)

We encourage everyone to include these great books in your plans! 

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Apply to Host the 2024 Willow Awards Gala!

Willow readers all across the province eagerly anticipate the announcement of the winners at our annual spring Gala! Your school could be the host for the 2024 Gala!

We have more information about the Gala and applying to host on our Gala page. The deadline for applications is November 15th.

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Launch Contest & Gala Submissions Due