4-H

 

2017 Theme: Sew It, Grow It, Show It

BEST OF SHOW 2016 CULINARY: Madison Mayer
CHAMPION CAKE BAKER 2016: Macie Boleyn
CHAMPION PIE BAKER 2016: Madison Mayer
BEST OF SHOW 2016 ARTS & CRAFTS: Josie Aleman
BEST OF SHOW 2016 STITCH & SEW: Ashton Drake

CLOVER KITCHEN AWARD 2016: Cameron Griffis

Youth & 4-H Department

Chairpersons: Loy Crane, Teressa McDonald, Sharon Tubbs and Kane Reeves

Entry Time: Thursday, September 7, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Except culinary(baking), horticulture-potted plants, fruit & vegetables, gardening, and crops which are to be entered Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm

General Rules

  1. All youth through age 19 may participate.
  2. Exhibits must be property of youth entering and produced by the youth since September 2016 .
  3. No entry fee will be charged.
  4. Exhibitor may enter one exhibit in each lot.
  5. All canning exhibits must be in standard jars (1/2 pints, pints, quarts and standard jelly jars). Items not in standard jars will be disqualified.
  6. All paintings and drawings must be framed and wired, ready for hanging.
  7. Exhibits MUST be picked up Sunday, September 17th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. (Fair NOT responsible for Exhibits not picked up)
  8. Each participant will receive a ribbon and prize money will be: First place $3.00; second place $2.00; third place $1.00.
  9. A best of show ribbon will be awarded in the craft, culinary, and stitch and sew classes.  Culinary MUST be edible.
  10. A theme award will be presented to deserving exhibits in any category.
  11. Baking items should be entered on paper plates in zip-lock bags. Bread items should be 1/2 large loaf or 1 mini loaf; cakes-1/2 cake except decorated cakes, whole pies.
  12. If a youth would like to enter an item in which there is not a class in the Youth and 4-H Department, then it may be entered in the adult section.
  13. ALL ENTRIES IN CANNING, CULINARY, CRAFTS AND STITCH AND SEW MUST BE MADE SOLELY BY THE PERSON ENTERING THE ITEM.

Canning

Entry Time: Thursday, September 7, 2017 1:00 – 6:00 pm

Refer to Rule # 5

  • Lot 01 Applesauce
  • Lot 02 Apple Jelly
  • Lot 03 Blackberry Jam
  • Lot 04 Blackberry Jelly
  • Lot 05 Cucumber Pickles
  • Lot 06 Dried Foods (beef jerky, apples, etc.)
  • Lot 07 Grape Jelly
  • Lot 08 Green Beans
  • Lot 09 Honey
  • Lot 10 Miscellaneous Canning
  • Lot 11 Other Fruit
  • Lot 12 Other Jams
  • Lot 13 Other Jellies
  • Lot 14 Other Vegetables
  • Lot 15 Peaches
  • Lot 16 Pear Preserves
  • Lot 17 Peas
  • Lot 18 Pickle Relish
  • Lot 19 Picnic Basket Collection of Colorful Canning
  • Lot 20 Salsa
  • Lot 21 Soup Mixture
  • Lot 22 Strawberry Preserves
  • Lot 23 Tomato Juice
  • Lot 24 Tomatoes

Culinary
Sponsor: Old Country Store

Breads

Entry Time: Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Should be brought on paper plates in zip-lock bags.

1/2 large loaf or 1 whole small loaf.

  • Lot 01 Applesauce Loaf Bread
  • Lot 02 Banana Loaf Bread
  • Lot 03 Coffee Cake
  • Lot 04 Fruit Muffins (3)
  • Lot 05 Miscellaneous Bread
  • Lot 06 Miscellaneous Loaf Bread
  • Lot 07 Plain Biscuit (3)
  • Lot 08 Plain Cornmeal Muffins or Sticks (3)
  • Lot 09 Plain Yeast Loaf Bread – Bread Machine Only
  • Lot 10 Plain Yeast Loaf Bread (no use of bread machine)
  • Lot 11 Plain Yeast Rolls (3)
  • Lot 12 Pumpkin Bread
  • Lot 13 Sweet Yeast Rolls (3)
  • Lot 14 Yeast Coffee Cake

Candies

Entry Time: Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm.

Enter three (3) of each on paper plate in zip-lock bags.

  • Lot 01 Candy with nuts
  • Lot 02 Chocolate Fudge
  • Lot 03 Divinity
  • Lot 04 Molded Candy
  • Lot 05 Peanut Butter Fudge

Cakes

Entry Time: Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm -6:30 pm.

1/2 cake in all lots except Most Unusual Decorated Cake and Theme Cake. Bring whole cake in these lots.

The whole cakes and the 1/2 cakes should be covered in plastic.

  • Lot 01 Chocolate, iced
  • Lot 02 Decorated Cupcakes
  • Lot 03 General, iced or glazed
  • Lot 04 Low Fat
  • Lot 05 Most Unusual Cake (ingredients: sausage, tomato soup, etc. – bring recipe)
  • Lot 06 Most Unusual Decorated Cake (bring whole cake)
  • Lot 07 Pound without icing
  • Lot 08 Themed Cake (bring whole cake)
  • Lot 09 Yellow, iced

Pies

Entry Time: Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm.

Standard size pie with homemade crust in zip-lock bag.

  • Lot 01 Berry Cobbler (blueberry, blackberry, strawberry, etc.)
  • Lot 02 Chess
  • Lot 03 Chocolate Chess
  • Lot 04 Fruit Cobbler (apple, peach, etc.)
  • Lot 05 Fruit
  • Lot 06 Miscellaneous Pies
  • Lot 07 Pecan

Cookies

Entry Time: Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm.

Enter (3) of each on paper plate in zip-lock bags.

  • Lot 01 Bar (except brownies)
  • Lot 02 Brownies
  • Lot 03 Chocolate Chip
  • Lot 04 Chocolate
  • Lot 05 Cookies with nuts
  • Lot 06 Oatmeal
  • Lot 07 Peanut Butter
  • Lot 08 Sandwich
  • Lot 09 Shaped or Cut-out
  • Lot 10 Sugar
  • Lot 11 Tea Cakes
  • Lot 12 Unbaked

Clover Kitchen Award

2016 Winner – Cameron Griffis

  1. Fair participant must enter at least seven items in lots listed under breads, cakes, candy, cookies and/or pies.
  2. Winner will be determined by the following point system: FIRST PLACE award – 3 points; SECOND PLACE award – 2 points; THIRD PLACE award – 1 point.
  3. Winner will be announced during Fair Week. Prize to be announced later.
  4. This award is open to Madison County 4-Hers only. They must have been members of a Madison County 4-H Club since October of the previous year and attended meetings regularly.
  5. Persons who have won a total of two years will be retired as Clover Kitchen Supreme. They will not be allowed to compete for this award, but may continue to enter exhibits for ribbons and premium money.

Arts & Crafts
Sponsor: McDonald Group, Inc., Insurance Services Financial Protection

Entry Time: Thursday, September 7, 2017 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Enter one item of each or either.

All pictures and wall hangings must be framed or matted with a hanger on the back.

  • Lot 01 Any Other Holiday Wreath
  • Lot 02 Any Other Wreath
  • Lot 03 Bath Bomb
  • Lot 04 Bean Art, 8 years old & under
  • Lot 05 Calligraphy
  • Lot 06 Candles
  • Lot 07 Canvas Art
  • Lot 08 Ceramics, Glazed
  • Lot 09 Ceramics, Painted
  • Lot 10 Ceramics, Stained
  • Lot 11 Christmas Ornaments, 6th grade & under
  • Lot 12 Christmas Ornaments, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 13 Christmas Stocking, Handmade
  • Lot 14 Christmas Wreath
  • Lot 15 Collection, man-made (dolls, coins, etc.) no larger than 3 sq. ft.
  • Lot 16 Collection, nature (shells, entomology, etc.) no larger than 3 sq. ft.
  • Lot 17 Computer Generated Art
  • Lot 18 Counted Cross Stitch (4″ x 4″ and under)
  • Lot 19 Counted Cross Stitch (over 4″ x 4″)
  • Lot 20 Day Care Craft, 5 years and under
  • Lot 21 Decorated Hat
  • Lot 22 Decorated Mug
  • Lot 23 Decorated Tote
  • Lot 24 Digital Scrapbooking Page (must be in page protector)
  • Lot 25 Embroidery
  • Lot 26 Exhibit Board
  • Lot 27 Fair Theme Craft (merry-go-round, ferris wheel, etc.)
  • Lot 28 Fair Theme Jewelry (necklace, crowns, etc.)
  • Lot 29 Fair Theme Poster
  • Lot 30 Free-hand Drawing (pen, pencil, charcoal), Framed, 6th grade & under
  • Lot 31 Free-hand Drawing (pen, pencil, charcoal), Framed, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 32 Free-hand Oil or Acrylic Painting, Framed
  • Lot 33 Free-hand Pastel (chalk), Framed
  • Lot 34 Free-hand Watercolor Painting, Framed & ready for hanging
  • Lot 35 Glued Models
  • Lot 36 Handmade Decorated Piggy Bank
  • Lot 37 Handmade Flowers, 6th grade & under
  • Lot 38 Handmade Flowers, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 39 Handmade Jewelry, 6th & under
  • Lot 40 Handmade Jewelry, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 41 Handmade Lamp
  • Lot 42 Holiday Decoration (other than Christmas)
  • Lot 43 Inking on Glass
  • Lot 44 Key Rings
  • Lot 45 Leather Craft
  • Lot 46 Legos
  • Lot 47 Macrame
  • Lot 48 Man-made Piggy Bank, Decorated
  • Lot 49 Minecraft Crafts
  • Lot 50 Miscellaneous Recycled Craft, 6th grade & under
  • Lot 51 Miscellaneous Recycled Craft, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 52 Miscellaneous Christmas Decorations
  • Lot 53 Miscellaneous Crafts, 5th grade & under
  • Lot 54 Miscellaneous Crafts, 6th – 8th grade
  • Lot 55 Miscellaneous Crafts, 9th – 12th grade
  • Lot 56 Miscellaneous Poster
  • Lot 57 Nature Crafts (pictures, baskets, flowers, etc.), 6th grade & under
  • Lot 58 Nature Crafts (pictures, baskets, flowers, etc.), 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 59 Needlepoint
  • Lot 60 Origami
  • Lot 61 Paint by Numbers, 4th grade & under
  • Lot 62 Painting on Wood
  • Lot 63 Pillow
  • Lot 64 Pine Wood Derby Cars
  • Lot 65 Portfolio/Record Book, 6th -8th grade
  • Lot 66 Portfolio/Record Book, 9th – 12th grade
  • Lot 67 Pot Holder
  • Lot 68 Pottery
  • Lot 69 Quilling
  • Lot 70 Refrigerator Magnets, set of 2 or 3, 6th grade & under
  • Lot 71 Refrigerator Magnets, set of 2 or 3, 7th -12th grade
  • Lot 72 Scrapbook, handmade
  • Lot 73 Scrapbook, purchased 8” x 10” & under
  • Lot 74 Scrapbook, purchased over 8” x 10”
  • Lot 75 Scrapbooking Page, must be in page protector
  • Lot 76 Snap-together Model, 6th grade & under
  • Lot 77 Snap-together Model, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 78 Soap
  • Lot 79 Soft Sculpture
  • Lot 80 Stenciling
  • Lot 81 String Art
  • Lot 82 Stuffed Doll or Animal
  • Lot 83 T-shirt, Decorated, 6th grade & under
  • Lot 84 T-shirt, Decorated, 7th -12th
  • Lot 85 T-shirt, Iron On
  • Lot 86 T-shirt, Painted
  • Lot 87 T-shirt, Tie-dyed
  • Lot 88 Twist Paper Craft
  • Lot 89 Weaving
  • Lot 90 Woodworking, 12″ & under
  • Lot 91 Woodworking, over 12″, not to exceed 3″
  • Lot 92 Zentangle

Stitch & Sew
Sponsor: 4-H Leaps & Bounds

Entry Time: Thursday, September 7, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Enter one garment in each lot.

  • Lot 01 4-H Themed Sewing
  • Lot 02 Apron (4th – 6th graders)
  • Lot 03 Apron (7th – 12th graders)
  • Lot 04 Christmas Ornament
  • Lot 05 Crocheted Item
  • Lot 06 Doll Clothes
  • Lot 07 Dress (4th – 6th graders)
  • Lot 08 Dress (7th – 12th graders)
  • Lot 09 Knitted Item
  • Lot 10 Miscellaneous Sewing
  • Lot 11 No Sew Item
  • Lot 12 Party Wear (4th – 6th graders)
  • Lot 13 Party Wear (7th -12th graders)
  • Lot 14 Pillow Cases
  • Lot 15 Quilt
  • Lot 16 Quilted Item
  • Lot 17 Recycled Craft Clothing
  • Lot 18 Separates (shorts, blouse, skirt) (4th-6th graders)
  • Lot 19 Separates (shorts, blouse, skirt) (7th-12th graders)
  • Lot 20 Tote Bag

Horticulture

Entry Time: Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm

  • Lot 01 Cut Flower (enter 1)
  • Lot 02 Cut Flower Arrangement
  • Lot 03 House Plants

Fresh Fruits & Vegetables

Entry Time: Monday, September 11, 2017 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm

* Judging will be based on 75% quality and variety of fruits and vegetables and 25% on presentation.

  • Lot 01 Any Other Ornamental Gourd (1)
  • Lot 02 Apple Gourd (1)
  • Lot 03 Cantaloupe (1)
  • Lot 04 Fruit Basket
  • Lot 05 Mixed Garden Display
  • Lot 06 Most Unusual Fruit
  • Lot 07 Most Unusual Vegetable
  • Lot 08 Nuts (6)
  • Lot 09 Other Fruits (3)
  • Lot 10 Other Vegetables (3)
  • Lot 11 Pumpkin (1)
  • Lot 12 Tomato (3)
  • Lot 13 Watermelon (1)