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Announcing the AEBC Talent Show at the conference in Montreal! Join in by April 20th!

Your AGM committee is excited to announce an evening of entertainment on Friday, April 29th in Montreal, Quebec – the first night of the 2016 conference and Annual General Meeting.

How To Enter

Chapters and members are invited to show off their talent either by sending us an MP3 recording or to perform live the evening on Friday, April 29th, just after the President’s Report and awards presentation.

Chapters and members are encouraged to submit or perform no more than two items. You can perform as an individual member, as a group of members or you can represent your chapter. In order for this event to take place, we need a minimum of six entries.

A maximum of three judges will make up the judging panel, including special guest, Paul Edwards (Past President of the American Council of the Blind) and a representative from Accessible Media Inc.

Entry Criteria

  • Chapters and members will be judged on the number of participants involved in their entry. This is meant to help foster team building and togetherness among chapter members.
  • Participants will be judged on creativity and originality. Your entry must also contain some reference to an AEBC related issue or public awareness.
  • Entries must not exceed three minutes.
  • The deadline for submission of MP3 files is April 20th, 2016. If you plan to perform live then you also need to let us know no later than April 20th, 2016.

What Are The Prizes?

The three following prizes will be awarded:

  • $100.00 for first place
  • $50.00 for second place
  • $25.00 for third place
  • Please note that there is a maximum of 1 prize per winner.

This is your opportunity to shine and show off your talent. We know that our esteemed organization is made up of many talented and creative members so join us for an evening of fun and excitement!

Please send your MP3 file or intention to participate no later than April 20th to Dar Wournell at dar@blindcanadians.ca.

Remember – We need six participants to make this work; we can’t do this without you! We look forward to your participation in Montreal, Quebec!

Your AGM Team.

Archival Date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2016
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