Hervey Bowden Essay Contest Awards Night 7-8 pm (reception at 6:30 pm only for participating students and their families) High School students explore the overarching history topic "Gardner - 100 years as a city," as part of Gardner’s Centenary. The winning research paper receives a $250 award tonight. 3 Finalists will read their essays. This year’s event is dedicated to Raymond Fredette (1924-2022), the contest’s founder and sponsor. The award money (sent by Ray shortly before his death) will be presented by his nephew Steve Fredette and wife Patti.
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