Welcome to Garden Ontario Photo Competition!

Welcome to Garden Ontario Photo Competition!

Special Awards and Competition for Youth Leaders

Special Awards and Competition for Youth Leaders

Deadline: June 30, 2021
Coordinator: Catherine McGill
Phone: 905-745-2669 Email: youth@gardenontario.org

1. Theme: This competition is inspired by the convention theme and linked to the other competitions through the class title: Inspired by Nature, Learning, Growing, Blooming as a means to explore creative expression.

2. Eligibility: Each exhibitor must be an OHA Youth member or an OHA Youth Club Member or leader in good standing of a Society/Club (hereafter Society) in good standing with the Ontario Horticultural Association (OHA).

3. Entry:
a. Each class is either “Only one entry per Club” or “Open to all OHA youth members”
b. Age groupings for Youth Competition Classes 1 - 7 are as follows:
A: Born 2011 - 2013 (6 - 8 years) B: Born 2008 - 2010 (9 - 11 years)
C: Born 2005 - 2007 (12 - 14 years) D: Born 2001 - 2004 (15 - 18 years)
These groupings DO NOT apply for classes 8 - 14.
c. All class entries may be either scanned or photographed and emailed to Catherine McGill: youth@gardenontario.org
Exhibitor’s name, age, Youth Club, Society and District must be included with entry.
Dried plant material is material from which the moisture has been removed either naturally or by artificial means. Scarce, protected, or
endangered native plants will be disqualified. Refer to Government of Ontario, Ministry of Natural Resources “Endangered Species Act at www.ontario.ca/speciesatrisk.
d. Permission form must accompany EACH entry - 1 per youth, gardenontario.org competitions page.

4. Awards: Bragging rights only this year, for fun so enjoy!

5. Deadline: June 30, 2021

SECTION G: SPECIAL AWARDS AND COMPETITION FOR YOUTH CLUB LEADERS

Class 14 - Ruby Bryan Award Only one entry per Club
In a scrapbook provide a descriptive account of the Youth Club activities for the 2019 Calendar Year or School Year. This should include a pictorial and illustrated description and narrative about specific subjects, meetings and projects. There is no limitation to the size. May be done by Youth Club leader. On the entry, please state “Calendar or School” year.
*4 photographs with 1 being the title page.
Ruby Bryan, Englehart, District 12 Director 1964 – 1969, OHA President 1972
Deadline – June 30, 2021