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Congratulations to the following winners of the 2014 Banjo Paterson Writing Awards:
1st – Thomas McPherson, Werribee VIC, for Cricket Woes
2nd – Robert Leatham, Eaglehawks Neck TAS, for Big Lizzie
3rd – Neville Smith, Orange NSW, for The Accountant
1st – Margaret Bradstock, Coogee NSW, for Leichhardt as Headland
2nd – Ron Stevens, Dubbo NSW, for A Message From An ANZAC’s Grave
3rd - Brenda Saunders, Randwick NSW, for Painter’s Honey
1st – Elizabeth Egan, Crookwell NSW, for Black Brutus – the Angry Angus
2nd – Mr Pat Alexander, Bathurst NSW, for Carry Me Carry Me Home
3rd – Elizabeth Tyson-Doneley, Bardon QLD, for Wattle
ABC Central West Children’s Writing Awards
1st – Mitchell Kostitch, Orange NSW, (11 years) for the poem A Refugee Lost in the Sea
2nd – Jemima McPhee Waldegrave NSW, (13 years) for the poem Dusk
3rd – Mary Munro, Orange NSW, (14 years) for the short story The Locket
Yvonne Zola Encouragement Award for an Orange-based writer Eleanor Delaney, (15 years) for the poem Letters Home
Thank you to all our winners and everyone for entering the awards. Your efforts were much appreciated and the quality of entries made it tough work for the judges. Well Done.
From the blog...
Tech Savvy Seniors: More Classes Possible at Forbes
Forbes Library can host more computer classes for seniors if enough people are interested. Seniors interested in attending basic computer classes at Forbes Library are asked to contact Librarian Bronwyn Clark on 6352 1463. If enough people are keen, more classes can be … Read more…