Purpose of the Contest

 

This contest is to provide an opportunity for competitive effective speaking and to stimulate self-expression and independent thinking among students.

 

The Oak Ridges Lions Clubs by participating in this contest, afford students in their area a chance to participate in Canada's largest Effective Speaking Contest, held in both English and French languages.

 

Eligible Contestants

 

The contest is open to students enrolled in public or private schools or their equivalent in the Oak Ridges Community.

 

Contest

 

The contest consists of three grade divisions within each of the English and French categories.

                  Junior                 -   Grades 6, 7, 8

                  Intermediate        -   Grades 9, 10

                  Senior                 -   Grades 11, 12   

 

Details of the contest:

 

Date:       2016 Contest completed

                Next Effective Speaking Contest schedule for Feb. 2017                  

Venue:     NormTaylorRoom (upstairs)

                Oak Ridges Recreation Centre (BondLake Arena)

                70 Old Colony Road,

                Oak Ridges/Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4E 3G4       

 

Registration deadlineTBD 

Languages:  English or French 

 

Contest winners of each division will represent the Oak Ridges Lions Club in the District and Multiple District Final contests. 

 

For More Information:  Call us at 905-773-0090 extension 4, 

                                           Complete and submit the Contact us form

 

District Finals:  TBD

                            

MD 'A' Finals:  TBD          

           

MD 'A' Finals Grand Prize  - $1,000   -  Senior

                                               - $1,000   -  Intermediate

                                               - $   500   -  Junior