We have extended the deadline for applications to host the Gala this year to December 15, 2017! The host school benefits tremendously in preparation for the event as we strive to have the children involved in all aspects of the Gala ceremony. They are hosts, Masters of Ceremonies, entertainers, ushers, creators of decorations and prizeRead More →
Thank you to everyone who entered the Launch submission contest and shared all the wonderful ways they are promoting the Willow finalists with young people across our province! Congratulations to Punnichy Elementary School who has won a full set of the 2017 Willow Award finalists! Thank you also to Deshaye Catholic School, in Regina, thatRead More →
We were fortunate to have two very special visitors to our Willow Awards booth at Word on the Street in Saskatoon, September 24, 2017–Beth Goobie, author of current Snow Willow finalist, “The Pain Eater”, and Linda Bailey, author of “If Kids Ruled the World” (2015 Shining Willow winner)!
Students and Teachers Love Reading The Willows! Here’s what some have to say… “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 newRead More →
Dinsmore Composite School in the Sun West School Division has raised money to support The Willows by holding a “dress down day”. A huge thank you to all of those involved in organizing the day and those who participated! Your help is greatly appreciated and provides much needed support! It is our hope that otherRead More →