Do you know someone who has made significant contributions to conserve and celebrate Yukon’s heritage?
The Yukon Historical & Museums Association is seeking nominations for the 2013 Heritage Awards. The deadline for submissions is March 28 and the awards will be announced on Friday April 4, 2014. A complete list of past award recipients can be found at:http://heritageyukon.ca/programsAndServices/heritageAwards.
Yukoners were encouraged to celebrate Heritage Day by thinking about the Yukon's historical & cultural heritage and participating in the colouring contest found in the Yukon News. Participants were asked to name their favourite heritage place or activity. This year's theme is "have fun with heritage by celebrating historic places made for play".
Winners were drawn from all completed entries received, and will be announced in the Yukon News.
This year's winning submissions are: