Junior Section

DIRECTOR IN CHARGE: Angela Johnston (705-377-7960, almjohnston@gmail.com)

RULES & REGULATIONS
1. Entries must be at the exhibit building by 11:00 am on the Friday of the fair.
2. Please show age of exhibitor on top of entry tag, visible for the judge, in the 5 YEARS AND UNDER CATEGORY ONLY, or entry will be disqualified.
3. Junior exhibitors are asked to fill out entry forms, but do not require an exhibitor number. Do not add anything that is not listed under the Junior section on your entry form, or it will be removed.
4. All entries must be handmade, and not computer generated, unless specified.
5. Parents are urged to allow the children to do the work and preparation of exhibits without assistance. Please encourage them in every way, but remember that every bit of work you do for them helps defeat the objective of the Junior Section of the fair.

CHILDREN: Please pick up your prize money in the exhibit building on Friday night or Saturday as it will not be mailed.

Prize Money ALL Sections: 1st - $2.50, 2nd - $2.25, 3rd - $2.00, 4th - $1.50

5 YEARS AND UNDER (show age on top of entry tag)
1. Paper Bag Puppet
2. Egg Carton Bug
3. Pine Cone Animal
4. Handmade Bracelet (using your choice of craft materials)
5. Colour a picture of your favourite fictional character
6. Footprint Truck (use paint to make a footprint on a piece of paper, then decorate to look like a truck)
7. Print “Fair Fun”on a piece of paper (no larger than 8.5” x 11”) and draw a picture of your favorite thing at the fair
8. Create a collage of pictures of animals (no larger than 8.5” x 11”)
9. Any original article made of LEGO/DUPLO or compatible bricks. Displayed on a maximum 23 cm (9”) square base plate or cardboard. Height restriction of 23 cm (9”).
10. Papier-mâché Bowl for Spare Change
11. Three Hand-Decorated Easter Eggs
12. One Large Decorated Cookie, not more than 6” in diameter. (Decoration only to be judged)

6-8 YEARS
13. Paper Bag Puppet
14. Egg Carton Bug
15. Pine Cone Animal
16. Handmade Bracelet (using your choice of craft materials)
17. Colour a picture of your favourite fictional character
18. Footprint Truck (use paint to make a footprint on a piece of paper, then decorate to look like a truck)
19. Print by hand and decorate an acrostic poem for “FAIR DAYS”
20. Create a collage of pictures of animals (no larger than 8.5” x 11”)
21. Any original article made of LEGO or compatible bricks. Displayed on a maximum 23 cm (9”) square base plate or cardboard. Height restriction of 23 cm (9”).
22. Papier-mâché Bowl for Spare Change
23. Three Hand-Decorated Easter Eggs
24. One Large Decorated Cookie, not more than 6” in diameter. (Decoration only to be judged)

9-12 YEARS
25. Homemade Marionette Puppet
26. A Vase Containing 5 Egg Carton Flowers
27. Paper Mosaic Place Mat with an Outdoor Scene
28. Colour a picture from an adult colouring book.
29. A hand written recipe – displayed & decorated.
30. Origami article.
31. Create a diorama of a Canadian scene inside a tissue or shoe box using any material (e.g. lego, paper, natural materials or fabric).
32. Make and/or decorate a case or cover for an electronic device (e.g. phone).
33. Take a unique photo of an animal or animals. Mount with a 1” frame on bristol board.
34. Make a structure (e.g. barn, tractor, castle) using sugar cubes and icing. Display on a cardboard base or disposable plate. Maximum 27 cm (10.5“) in any direction.
35. A Needlecraft Article (Knitting, Crochet, Embroidery, Sewing, etc.)
36. Banana Muffins – 3 (Displayed on a white disposable plate in a clear plastic bag. Baked without paper liners.)

13-16 YEARS
37. Homemade Marionette Puppet
38. A Vase Containing 5 Egg Carton Flowers
39. Paper Mosaic Place Mat with an Outdoor Scene
40. Colour a picture from an adult colouring book.
41. A hand written recipe – displayed & decorated.
42. Origami article.
43. Create a diorama of a Canadian scene inside a tissue or shoe box using any material (e.g. lego, paper, natural materials or fabric).
44. Make and/or decorate a case or cover for an electronic device (e.g. phone)
45. Take a unique photo of an animal or animals. Mount with a 1” frame on bristol board.
46. Make a structure (e.g. barn, tractor, castle) using sugar cubes and icing. Display on a cardboard base or disposable plate. Maximum 27 cm (10.5“) in any direction.
47. A Needlecraft Article (Knitting, Crochet, Embroidery, Sewing, etc.)
48. Banana Muffins – 3 (Displayed on a white disposable plate in a clear plastic bag. Baked without paper liners.)

OPEN TO ALL JUNIORS
49. Three Potatoes
50. Three Tiny Red Tomatoes (with stems attached)
51. Three Green or Yellow Beans (all the same colour)
52. Three Oddly Shaped Vegetables (must be three different types of vegetables)
53. Largest Sunflower Head
54. Leaf – Pressed, Mounted and Named
55. Something interesting from nature (rock, fungi, etc.)
56. Vegetable Superhero!
57. “Floating Away” (One flower floating in a suitable container with own foliage)
58. “Rainbow” (Flowers of all colours of the rainbow displayed in a black container)
59. “Back Road” (A collection of wild flowers in a tin can)
60. Three No Bake Squares/Cookies (Displayed on a white disposable plate in a clear plastic bag.)

Judge’s Choice from each of the above age groupings & open category – Prize Ribbon

Junior King and Queen in Parade


JUNIOR FAIR KING AND QUEEN
The boy and girl with the highest number of points obtained from the Junior section will receive the title of JUNIOR KING and JUNIOR QUEEN to be acknowledged on Friday evening of the Fair.






SPECIAL YOUTH COMPETITIONS

YOUTH POSTER COMPETITION

Theme: “Promoting Your Fair”
- name and date of the fair must be clearly shown on the poster

Age Categories:
a) Junior – up to and including Grade 4
b) Intermediate – Grades 5-8
c) Senior – Grades 9-12

Rules & Regulations:
1. Poster must be hand drawn.
2. Poster size: Minimum 8.5” x 11” (23 x 28 cm) to a maximum of 11” x 17” (30.5 x 46 cm) without border
3. Each entry must be mounted on cardstock or bristol board to give a 2” border on all sides.
4. Each exhibitor is limited to one entry.

Prize Money: 1st - $10.00, 2nd - $5.00
The winning poster from each age category will be eligible to enter the District competition.

YOUTH CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE COMPETITION

Rules & Regulations:
1. The competition is open to Island residents who are 10 to 15 years old (as of December 31st of the current year).
2. Entry shall include 8 homemade cookies displayed on a firm, disposable plate.
3. Cookies should be plain chocolate chip cookies – no nuts.
4. Cookies must be no larger than 3” (7.5 cm) and no smaller than 2” (5 cm).

Prize Money: 1st - $10.00, 2nd - $5.00
The winning cookies will be eligible to enter the District competition.