This year the Blackburn Community Association (BCA) will be hosting its first ever poetry prize!
Cette année l’Association communautaire de Blackburn (ACB) organise son premier prix de poésie!
All children who were 9 – 11 years old as of December 31, 2020 and who live or attend school in Blackburn Hamlet are invited to submit an original, unpublished poem, in English or French, up to 200 words in length with no minimum word requirement. The poem should reflect some aspect of the meaning or consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. The competition is now open for submissions! You have until 8pm on Thursday, October 7, 2021 to submit your poem.
More details can be found here: