The Saskatchewan Literacy Network hosts and is involved in numerous events in communities around the province. Literacy events are a great way to get involved, recognize the work of literacy practitioners, raise awareness of literacy, and provide professional development opportunities.
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The Saskatchewan Literacy Awards of Merit
The Saskatchewan Literacy Awards of Merit annual event recognizes the dedicated professionals, corporations, programs, projects, volunteers, and adult learners whose exceptional performance and accomplishments have supported literacy and essential skills in our province. Nomination forms will be available in early 2019 for the 2019 Saskatchewan Literacy Awards of Merit.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
Past Saskatchewan Literacy Awards of Merit
His Honour the Honourable W. Thomas Molloy, Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan, hosted the 2018 Saskatchewan Literacy Awards of Merit on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 in Regina, SK at Government House.
Four awards were presented, and one honourable mention given, to individuals and organizations who displayed outstanding efforts in promoting essential skills development in learning and literacy.
2018 Saskatchewan Literacy Awards of Merit recipients from left to right: Peggy Bacon (Regina), Volunteer Service Award; Michele Smith (Moose Jaw), Professional Leadership in Literacy Award; Terri Sewell (Saskatoon), Business Leadership in Literacy Award; Baya Khettab (Regina), Cameco Literacy Learner Award and Bursary; Rebecca Duncan (Estevan), Volunteer Service Honorable Mention.
Annual General Meeting
The Saskatchewan Literacy Network's Annual General Meeting is held yearly in the Fall. At the meeting, the annual report is presented, there is a call for board nominations, and other outstanding business is discussed. All members in good standing are eligible to vote. Please note, according to the Saskatchewan Literacy Network bylaws, organizational members are entitled to one vote.
The SLN Annual General Meeting will be held November 20th, 2018, location to be determined. Contact us if you would like more information.