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 2000 Applesauce
  • Lot 2001 Peaches
  • Lot 2002 Other Fruit
  • Lot 2003 Apple Jelly
  • Lot 2004 Blackberry Jelly
  • Lot 2005 Grape Jelly
  • Lot 2006 Other Jellies
  • Lot 2007 Blackberry Jam
  • Lot 2008 Other Jams
  • Lot 2009 Pear Preserves
  • Lot 2010 Strawberry Preserves
  • Lot 2011 Green Beans
  • Lot 2012 Peas
  • Lot 2013 Tomatoes
  • Lot 2014 Other Vegetables
  • Lot 2015 Soup Mixture
  • Lot 2016 Tomato Juice
  • Lot 2017 Cucumber Pickles
  • Lot 2018 Pickle Relish
  • Lot 2019 Salsa
  • Lot 2020 Miscellaneous Canning
  • Lot 2021 Dried Foods (beef jerky, apples, etc.)
  • Lot 2022 Picnic Basket Collection of Colorful Canning
  • Lot 2023 Honey

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 2030 Plain Biscuit – Enter (3)
  • Lot 2031 Plain Cornmeal Muffins or Sticks – Enter (3)
  • Lot 2032 Fruit Muffins – Enter (3)
  • Lot 2033 Banana Loaf Bread
  • Lot 2034 Applesauce Loaf Bread
  • Lot 2035 Pumpkin Bread
  • Lot 2036 Coffee Cake
  • Lot 2037 Miscellaneous Loaf Bread
  • Lot 2038 Plain Yeast Loaf Bread except bread machine
  • Lot 2039 Plain Yeast Loaf Bread – bread machine only
  • Lot 2040 Plain Yeast Rolls – Enter (3)
  • Lot 2041 Sweet Yeast Rolls – Enter (3)
  • Lot 2042 Yeast Coffee Cake
  • Lot 2043 Miscellaneous Bread

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 2050 Chocolate Fudge
  • Lot 2051 Peanut Butter Fudge
  • Lot 2052 Divinity
  • Lot 2053 Candy with Nuts
  • Lot 2054 Molded Candy

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 2060 Chocolate, iced
  • Lot 2061 Yellow, iced
  • Lot 2062 Pound without icing
  • Lot 2063 General, iced or glazed
  • Lot 2064 Low Fat
  • Lot 2065 Theme Cake (bring whole cake)
  • Lot 2066 Decorated cupcakes
  • Lot 2067 Most unusual cake (ingredients: sauerkraut, sausage, tomato soup, etc. – bring recipe)
  • Lot 2068 Most unusual Decorated cake (bring whole cake)

Pies

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

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

  • Lot 2075 Fruit
  • Lot 2076 Chess
  • Lot 2077 Pecan
  • Lot 2078 Chocolate Chess
  • Lot 2079 Miscellaneous Pies
  • Lot 2080 Fruit Cobbler (apple, peach etc. must be in  mini throwaway pans.)
  • Lot 2081 Berry Cobbler (blueberry, blackberry, strawberry, etc. must be in  mini throwaway pans.)

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 2085 Peanut Butter
  • Lot 2086 Chocolate Chip
  • Lot 2087 Chocolate
  • Lot 2088 Shaped or Cut-out)
  • Lot 2089 Unbaked
  • Lot 2090 Brownies
  • Lot 2091 Tea Cakes
  • Lot 2092 Oatmeal
  • Lot 2093 Sugar
  • Lot 2094 Bar (except brownies)
  • Lot 2095 Sandwich
  • Lot 2096 Cookies with Nuts

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 – 8 points; SECOND PLACE award – 4 points; THIRD PLACE award – 2 points.
  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 2101 Free-hand Watercolor Painting, Framed and ready for hanging
  • Lot 2102 Free-hand Oil or Acrylic Painting, Framed
  • Lot 2103 Free-hand Pastel (chalk), Framed
  • Lot 2104 Free-hand Drawing (pen, pencil, charcoal), Framed, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2105 Free-hand Drawing (pen, pencil, charcoal), Framed, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2106 Nature Crafts (pictures, baskets, flowers, etc.), 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2107 Nature Crafts (pictures, baskets, flowers, etc.), 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2108 Ceramics, Glazed
  • Lot 2109 Ceramics, Stained
  • Lot 2110 Ceramics, Painted
  • Lot 2111 Pottery
  • Lot 2112 Snap-together Models, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2113 Snap-together Models, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2114 Glued Models
  • Lot 2115 Handmade Jewelry, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2116 Handmade Jewelry, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2117 Inking on Glass
  • Lot 2118 Leather Craft
  • Lot 2119 String Art
  • Lot 2120 Handmade Flowers, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2121 Handmade Flowers, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2123 Twist Paper Craft
  • Lot 2124 Bath Bomb
  • Lot 2125 Embroidery
  • Lot 2126 Needlepoint
  • Lot 2127 Counted Cross Stitch (4″ x 4″ and under)
  • Lot 2128 Counted Cross Stitch (over 4″ x 4″)
  • Lot 2129 Decorated Mug
  • Lot 2130 Stuffed Dolls and Animals
  • Lot 2131 Soft Sculpture
  • Lot 2132 Stenciling
  • Lot 2133 Refrigerator Magnets, set of 2 or 3, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2134 Refrigerator Magnets, set of 2 or 3, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2135 Pot Holder
  • Lot 2136 Woodworking – 12 inches & under
  • Lot 2137 Woodworking – over 12 inches, not to exceed 3 feet
  • Lot 2138 Paint by Numbers (4th grade and under)
  • Lot 2139 Painting on Wood
  • Lot 2141 Pine Wood Derby Cars
  • Lot 2142 Holiday Decoration (other than Christmas)
  • Lot 2143 Miscellaneous Christmas Decorations
  • Lot 2144 Christmas Stocking
  • Lot 2145 Christmas Ornament, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2146 Christmas Ornament, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2147 Pillow
  • Lot 2148 Tie-dye T-Shirt
  • Lot 2149 Painted T-Shirt
  • Lot 2150 Iron on T-Shirt
  • Lot 2152 Decorated T-Shirt, 7th grade and over
  • Lot 2153 Decorated T-Shirt, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2156 Decorated Tote
  • Lot 2157 Decorated Hat
  • Lot 2158 Collection, Nature (shells, Entomology, etc.) Should not take up more than 3 square-feet of space and must be ready to display.
  • Lot 2159 Collection, Man-made (dolls, knives, etc.) Should not take up more than 3 square-feet of space and must be mounted or ready to display.
  • Lot 2160 Origami
  • Lot 2161 Calligraphy
  • Lot 2163 Miscellaneous Crafts, 5th grade and under
  • Lot 2164 Miscellaneous Crafts, 6th grade – 8th grade
  • Lot 2165 Miscellaneous Crafts, 9th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2166 Computer Generated Art
  • Lot 2170 Legos
  • Lot 2171 Key Rings
  • Lot 2172 Candles
  • Lot 2173 Soap
  • Lot 2174 Exhibit Boards
  • Lot 2175 Scrapbook, purchased 8” x 10” & under
  • Lot 2176 Scrapbook, purchased over 8” x 10”
  • Lot 2177 Scrapbook, handmade
  • Lot 2178 Scrapbooking Page, must be in page protector
  • Lot 2179 Digital Scrapbooking Page, must be in page protector
  • Lot 2180 Quilling
  • Lot 2181 Christmas Wreath
  • Lot 2182 Any Other Holiday Wreath
  • Lot 2183 Any Other Wreath
  • Lot 2184 Miscellaneous Recycled Crafts, 6th grade and under
  • Lot 2185 Miscellaneous Recycled Crafts, 7th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2186 Bean Art, 8 years old & under
  • Lot 2188 Handmade Decorated Piggy Bank
  • Lot 2189 Man-Made Decorated Piggy Bank
  • Lot 2190 Day Care Craft, 5 years and under
  • Lot 2193 Portfolio/Record Book, 6th – 8th grade
  • Lot 2194 Portfolio/Record Book, 9th – 12th grade
  • Lot 2197 Weaving
  • Lot 2199 Zentangle
  • Lot 2200 Handmade Lamp
  • Lot 2201 Canvas Art
  • Lot 2202 Macramé
  • Lot 2203 Fair Theme Posters
  • Lot 2204 Miscellaneous Posters
  • Lot 2205 Fair Theme Craft (merry-go-round, Ferris wheel, etc.)
  • Lot 2206 Fair Theme Jewelry (necklace, earrings, crowns, etc.)                                                         2017 Theme Flower: Sunflowers
  • Lot 2207 Minecraft Crafts

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 2215 Apron (4th – 6th graders only)
  • Lot 2216 Apron (7th – 12th graders only)
  • Lot 2217 Separates (shorts, blouse, skirt) (4th-6th graders only)
  • Lot 2218 Separates (shorts, blouse, skirt) (7th-12th graders only)
  • Lot 2220 Dress (4th-6th graders only)
  • Lot 2221 Dress (7th-12th graders only)
  • Lot 2222 Party Wear (4th-6th graders only)
  • Lot 2223 Party Wear (7th-12th graders only)
  • Lot 2224 Recycled Craft Clothing
  • Lot 2225 Miscellaneous Sewing
  • Lot 2226 4-H Themed Sewing
  • Lot 2227 Quilt
  • Lot 2228 Quilted Item
  • Lot 2229 Crocheted Item
  • Lot 2230 Knitted Item
  • Lot 2231 Doll Clothes
  • Lot 2232 Christmas Ornaments
  • Lot 2233 Tote Bag
  • Lot 2234 Pillow Cases
  • Lot 2235 No Sew Item

Horticulture

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

  • Lot 2245 Cut Flower (enter 1)
  • Lot 2246 Cut Flower Arrangement
  • Lot 2247 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 2255 Fruit Basket*
  • Lot 2256 Cantaloupe (enter 1)
  • Lot 2257 Watermelon (enter 1)
  • Lot 2258 Mixed Garden Display *
  • Lot 2259 Pumpkin (enter 1)
  • Lot 2260 Tomato (enter 3)
  • Lot 2261 Other Fruits (enter 3)
  • Lot 2262 Other Vegetables (enter 3)
  • Lot 2263 Nuts (enter 6)
  • Lot 2264 Most Unusual Fruit
  • Lot 2265 Most unusual Vegetable
  • Lot 2266 Apple Gourd (enter 1)
  • Lot 2267 Any Other Ornamental Gourds (enter 1)