The Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland sponsored the 2008 Poetry Contest for children from special education and children from kindergarten through ninth grade. The theme was “Nature’s Song”. Three of the winners are from Worcester County and were sponsored by the Worcester County Garden Club. Winners from Worcester Preparatory School were third grader Abby Bright and seventh grader Emma Richardson, who are pictured above with County Garden Club President Marion Novack, Club Vpast President Joan Vetare and Worcester Prep’s Dr. Frederick Spurlock and Dr. Merle Marsh. The eighth-grade winner, not pictured, was Addison Cook of Berlin Intermediate School.