$10 per Amateur Poet
Each Adult poet may submit up to 2 poems
Free submission for Youth
Submit by May 27th (Youth) or June 10th (Adult) to the Wiarton Library
Two prizes of $500 and performance at our festival
Grades 1-3 - $125
Grades 4-5 - $125
Grades 6-8 - $125
Grades 9-12 - $125
and other Individuals
William Wilfred Campbell 1861-1918
"Canada's Unofficial Poet Laureate"
His poems about our peninsula, its lakes, shores and islands rocked our young nation and earned him acclaim as Poet Laureate of the Lakes.
Free Downloadable PDF
All-ages educational package for teachers, students, parents, and creative writers.
Examine the styles of William Wilfred Campbell while your students express Canada's landscapes through poetry!
Portraits featured on the page where completed through Youth Programming. If you wish to sponsor an art class for adults or youth, please contact the society.