Soapbox 2018

Europe Direct
Event Information

Date: 23 Oct 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Europe Direct Centre: Ballinasloe Library
Location: The Church Gallery, Ballinasloe Library

Event Description

On October 23rd, at 6PM, contestants take the stage in the Church Gallery at Ballinasloe Europe Direct Centre, Ballinasloe Library, for the annual Soapbox public speaking competition.

The topic for discussion this year is ‘European Elections: Every Vote Counts’

Participants may speak (3 minutes) for or against the motion.

Entry is open to all. Contestants will compete in one of two categories:

1) 18 and under;

2) 19 and over.

A winner from each category will be selected on the day with a Mini iPad 4 up for grabs in both categories.

Entry forms and rules are available at the library.