2012 AGM

November 18, 2 p.m., Lakehead University main campus, Orillia

The Leacock Associates’ Annual General Meeting is this Sunday. Come on out and catch our special speaker, past Leacock Medal winner Joe Kertes, as he dishes on writing funny. Parking is free.


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.