Important dates

Leacock Medal and TD Financial Group $15,000 prize
— April 1: Shortlist of top five entries announced (see the finalists here)

— April 30: Luncheon announcing the winner of the Leacock Medal and $15,000 cash prize
11:30–1:30 in the Hermitage Room of the Best Western Mariposa Inn in Orillia, Ontario.

We anticipate all shortlisted authors will attend the luncheon. Shortlisted authors snag $1,500 each.

Tickets are $26 for members, $30 for non-members. To purchase, contact Donnajean Jefferies at 705-325-1757. You may also email — kindly include your phone number.

— June 6: Gala dinner feting the Leacock Medal winner.
The winner of the 2015 Leacock Medal for Humour will be celebrated at a gala dinner at Geneva Park and Conference Centre near Orillia on Saturday, June 6.

Tickets are $60 for members, $65 for non-members. Tickets are available through the Leacock Museum. Call 705-329-1908 (ext. 801), email or fill out their contact form online.

Student Short Story Contest
— March 23: Entry for Student Competition closes

— May 15: Student Competition winner announced

— June 5: Soiree for student winner (more details shortly)

2015 Annual General Meeting
— Sunday, November 1, 2:30 p.m.
Swanmore Hall, Stephen Leacock Museum in Orillia.