The 2022 calendar showcases winners of CREC's annual photo contest. Cash prizes were awarded for the top "Best of Show" and "Best Young Photographer" entries.
For "Best of Show" first place was awarded to Jim Dixon of Eolia. Carolyn Schlueter of St. Charles took second place and Alice Muschany of Wentzville received third place. Sydney Bakker of Troy took first place in the "Best Young Photographer" category, with second place going to Jacob Pudiwitr. This category showcases entries from local youth ages 18 and under.
Other photos chosen for the calendar were submitted by Ida Hoffman, Wentzville; Anna Pudiwitr, Troy; Stephanie Schiller, Troy; Hannah Wilmes, Wentzville; Katherine Waelder, St. Paul; and Lisa Seely, Troy.
The photos were chosen among contest entries submitted by Cuivre River Electric members. Calendars are available at the Troy headquarters, 1112 E. Cherry St., or the Lake Saint Louis branch, 8757 Highway N, while supplies last. Both offices are open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.