There are 64 entries for the 2012 Leacock Memorial Medal for humour writing.The shortlist announcement of the top five entries will be made on Monday, April 2. The winner will be announced at the Leacock luncheon on April 26. The Leacock Medal and the accompanying $15,000 prize will be awarded on June 9 at the annual award gala.

Key 2012 dates:
Shortlist announcement – Monday, April 2
At the Stephen Leacock Museum.

Luncheon – Thursday, April 26
At the Mariposa Inn.

Soiree – Friday, June 8
At the Stephen Leacock Museum.

Dinner – Saturday, June 9
At the Couchiching Conference Centre.

Annual General Meeting – Sunday, November 4, 2 p.m.

More details will be released shortly.

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