The Mississauga Arts Council (MAC), one of a dozen high profile partners helping to assist and promote the fledgling Youth Literary Derby, encases 38,000 individual artists under one common umbrella and acts as a catalyst to inspire and engage and connect opportunities within the Mississauga arts community. “Sign Me Up” The Mississauga Arts Council’s executive […]
Hey Ontario Students!
Several Ontario Standardbred Breeding farms will be allowing you to visit to see foals up close. A list of the farms and dates has now been posted on the “Farm Visits” page. However, if you can’t get to a breeding farm, here’s a video that may help you write your poem or short story.
This video was produced by the Woodbine Broadcast Department with video and/or photos from Dave Landry Photography, Golden Horseshoe Lanes, Hanover Shoe Farms, Mac Lilley Farms, Seelster Farms, Twinbrook Farms, US Trotting Association and Winbak Farms.
Tom Rankin has achieved outstanding success in many facets of his life. As a Standardbred breeder and owner, the native of Cape Breton has garnered many of harness racing’s top honours. And, success has also been a large part of Rankin’s life outside racing. A professional engineer by education, Rankin founded and managed a construction […]
There is a hot new Derby in town that will sweep across the Ontario landscape in 2018. It involves Ontario students and the Ontario Standardbred breeding industry. It is the Youth Literary Derby. The Youth Literary Derby is a juried, horse-themed writing contest carrying $2,000 in prize money. It is designed to encourage writing and […]