, Kingston, NH

February 14, 2013

Contest Winners Recognized

Carriage Towne News

---- — The Atkinson Garden Club is pleased to recognize the following students from Atkinson Academy who participated in the National Garden Club Inc.'s Poetry and Poster Contests. Shown above, front left, Smokey Bear/Woodsy Owl Poster Contest: Grade 1: Jordyn Friel (first place); Grade 3: Joshua Friel (first place), Kenny Bimbatti and Grade 5: Tim Trasatti (first place), Kaia Beckerman; Back row, from left, Poetry Contest with the theme “Protecting Our Aquatic Friends”: Grade 4: Monica Bajgrowicz (first place), Katie Lonergan (second place), Olivia LaCreta (third place), Regan Blomquist, Maria Heim, Olivia Hosterman, and Grade 5: Katherine McGowan (first place). Susan Miner, AGC youth committee chairman, presented these students with certificates and prizes from the club. Top right, Atkinson Academy Principal Kathie Dayotis. The poems and posters from these students were forwarded to the NH Federation of Garden Clubs for further judging in December. (CTN photo by Larry Kennedy)