Community Orchard Naming Contest

The Town of Virden held a contest for Kindergarten to Grade 8 students to name the new orchard near Virden Junior High School. Each grade winner received a prize package and the overall winner received a grand prize package. The winning title and the name of the winner will be featured on a sign at the orchard.

Forms were distributed to Mary Montgomery School, Goulter School, and Virden Junior High. Students were also welcome to submit a second entry.

Entries are featured below and the winners are being featured on the Town of Virden - Parks & Recreation Facebook page and the Town of Virden Instagram page


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Grade 8

Orchard Map

Virden Empire Advance - An Urban Orchard is Planted Near VJH