Youth Activities

The youth committee keeps in contact with the schools in Stafford. They run several competitions including; Young Photographer, Young Chef, Young Musician as well as a technology challenge.

For information on current competitions, check out the What we Do/ Youth  section of the website.

Young Photographer information will be circulated to schools in November

There are 3 categories juniors (up to 11 years, secondary (12-16) and 6th form and college students (16 - 18 years). Winners will go forward to a District competition.

Young Artist will be judged in February by members of Gallery 12 in Eccleshall. There are 3 categories

11-14, 14 - 16, 16 - 18 years old. There are four places to win in each category.

Young Chef

This is a well established competition for students between 11 - 17 years. The competitor has to produce a healthy economical two course meal. Local participants compete at Stafford College using their facilities. Winners will go forward to a District competition.

Young Musician

This is a District and National competition. Entrants must be at least Grade 5 in their respective instrumsnt or vocal qualification. This competition is sponsored at national lebvel by Harrods. District final is in Telford on Sunday 5th March. The regional final is on Sunday 26th March in Telford. The national final is in Cardiff on Saturday 6th May. Competitors need to be available for all three dates. 

Technology Challenge

This is a challenge aimed at primary school children. A team of Rotarians come and spend the day with the class and work through some problem solving and the builing of a structure. Great fun and everyone gets something out of the day. 

If you require any further information please email Geoff Cooper or David Stubbs  

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