Members of Erica Perdue's 10th-grade English class at Quincy High School hold applications for the annual speech contest. The deadline to enter is Feb. 6. Photo by Beth Reid

Deadline approaching to enter Rotary speech contest

The deadline is drawing near to enter the Quincy Rotary’s Speech Contest for 9th-12th graders. Entries are due this Monday, Feb. 6 and thus far there is only one entry.  The contest includes a free lunch on Monday, Feb. 27 at noon at the PUSD District Office. Speeches should be between 5 to 7 minutes. This year’s topic is  “How have you Imagined Working Together to better the lives of others, and how did you implement your idea?”