Young Citizens

The Young Citizens program for students aged 10 – 16 focuses on citizenship and is a complementary component to Heritage Fairs. Applicants for the 2017 Kingston Young Citizens program will create a short video about their Heritage Fair topic, much like an evening news report or short documentary film. Their videos will be showcased at the Kingston Regional Heritage Fair May 11, 2017, These young filmmakers will be chosen to represent Kingston in the national Young Citizen program and also represent the Kingston Regional Heritage Fair at the Ontario Provincial Fair, June 9, 10, 11, 2017 at York University in Toronto.

Profiles and videos of past Kingston Young Citizens are provided below as examples. You can learn more about the 2017 program by reading the documents below or by contacting us at



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