Tarrytown, NY, November 1, 2009: Fifth Grader Mary Rourke received a First Place Certificate from Central Atlantic Region of National Garden Clubs, Inc., in NGC's 2008 youth poetry contest. Ms Rourke was sponsored by Mt Airy Clay Breakers.
Sixth grader Thomas Leonard, also sponsored by Mt. Airy Clay Breakers, received a poetry certificate from CAR in the same contest.
The annual NGC youth poetry contest is open to students from Kindergarten through 9th grade.