JUNIOR FAIR, Classes 1-19
Open up to Grade 12 or age 18
Kathy Davidson: 705-426-9201
Entry Fee: None
Location: Scout Hall
Prize Money - All Classes
$5, $4, $3
Notes to Parents:
1. All previous lists are null and void.
2. Entry Forms MUST be Filled Out. Entry Forms are available at the Beaverton Library & Maxines's after September 1 or in Beaverton Area Schools after Labour Day. Please include name of School and Age on Entry Forms.
3. Drop off Exhibits Thursday between 1:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m. All Exhibits MUST be in place until 10:00 to 11:00 AM Sunday. Articles cannot be stored. Prize money will be available on Sunday in the Scout Hall between 10:00 and 11:00 am.
4. Please make sure your name, school & exhibitor number are on the Exhibitor ticket. Numbers are obtained at registration. If you are entering an Adult category you must go to the Curling Club to obtain an Adult Exhibitor Number and to pay the $5.00 Exhibitor Fee.
5. Exhibitors must enter the grade they were at on the first day of school this year.
6. The exhibitor must do all the work. Parents are urged to encourage their children in every way, but let them do the work!
7. No exhibitor may enter more than one entry in any section.
8. All baking must be in plastic bags or wrap and displayed on paper plates.
9. All pictures are to be a maximum size of 8.5 x 11 inches (21.59 cm x 27.94 cm) unless indicated otherwise.
10. JUNIOR ARTWORK need not be framed but MUST be mounted on a stiff backing. It is suggested that unframed pictures be matted on Bristol board or construction paper. A picture that will not hang properly may not be accepted. The Artists name should be covered to maintain anonymity.
11. Everyone gets $2.00 if no prize won.
12. All students must enter under own name.
13. Please bring Pink copy of Exhibitor Sheet for prize money pickup.
14. Any section can be completed in school, but it must be sent home for the parent(s) to fill out a Junior Exhibitor form and the parent/child must take form to the Scout Hall on the Thursday of the Fair weekend.
Prize Money - All Classes: $5, $4, $3
1. Sponge Paint a fall scene 8.5" x 11"
2. Caterpillar made from an egg carton
3. Draw a barn
4. Six Pretty Stones displayed in a Half Egg Carton
1. Sponge Paint a Pumpkin
2. Make a Turkey from an Egg Carton
3. Make a Paper Bag Scarecrow
4. Using a handprint or footprint create an animal you would see at the Fair
1. Make a Turkey out of Paper Plates
2. Make a Paper Doll Farmer
3. Make anything out of Lego
(not a kit max. size 8.5" x 11")
4. Create a Spider Creature using Pipe Cleaners
1. Make a Truck or Car from Lego
(not a kit max size 8.5" x 11")
2. Make a Fall Popcorn Tree (max size 10")
3. Decorate a Can of Fruit for the Food Bank (mark on bottom of tin the contents)
4. Make a witch's broomstick using items from nature.
1. Make an Owl out of pinecones.
2. Create a Butterfly using coffee filters.
3. Create a Beach Scene using items found on a Beach (max. size 8.5" x 11")
4. Decorate a Can of Soup like a Turkey
(mark the contents on the bottom of tin)
1. Create something using Duct Tape (max. size 8.5" x 11")
2. Using pinecones create a bird feeder - do not use paint or glitter
3. Create a "Canimal" - An Animal or Bird for the Food Bank (mark the contents on the bottom of tin)
4. Draw a picture of what is at the End of the Rainbow (max. size 8.5" x 11")
1. Create a Fall Fair Float using the Fair Theme (max. size 8.5" x 11") - 2022 Fair Theme is "Back to our Rural Roots"
2. Create a mobile using items from nature.
3. Decorate a container with 5 non-perishable food items to make an Italian Dinner (mark the contents on the bottom of tin)
4. Write a story about a person who has influenced you.
1. Make a Poster (any media) to show an Ecological message
2. Using a shoebox, create a Diorama of a Wildlife Natural Habitat. Handmade with natural content open on one side
3. Decorate a container with 5 non-perishable items for a "Chili Night" (mark the contents on the bottom of tins)
4. Make a Dream Catcher using all-natural materials
GRADE 7 & 8
1. Create a free-standing scarecrow - no taller than 3 feet high
2. Choose a favorite song title, lyric or verse and make it into a picture using any media. No inappropriate language (max. size 8.5" x 11")
3. Create a Greeting Card for any holiday, include an original verse or poem
4. Create a "Canimal" - any Animal or Bird for the Food Bank (mark the contents on bottom of tin)
GRADE 9 - 12
1. Choose a song title, lyric or verse and analyze it - what it means to you (1 or 2 paragraphs)
2. Create a fall wreath using natural materials
3. Write an essay about Pioneer ways in Beaverton as compared to the Present Day
4. Create an Original Work of Art - any media
VEGETABLES (Up to Age 18)
(Must be on a Paper Plate)
1. Beets - tops removed (2)
2. Carrots - tops removed (2)
3. Corn - Sweet - husk removed (2)
4. Cucumbers - Green (2)
5. Largest Squash or Pumpkin (1)
6. Largest Potato (1)
7. Peppers - Any Colour - Sweet (2)
8. Pie Pumpkin (1) decorated or Painted Face
9. Tomatoes -
(A) Regular - any colour (3)
(B) Cherry - (5)
10. Zucchini - Green or Yellow (1)
11. Any other vegetable not listed
12. 6 different vegetables displayed in a basket decorated for Thanksgiving
13. (A) Beans - Yellow (3)
(B) Beans - any other colour (same kind)(3)
14. Onions - Skins on - Tops off (3)
15. Cabbage Green - outside leaves attached (1)
16. Potatoes - (A) Red (3)
(B) White (3)
(C) Yams (2)
18. Most unusual shaped vegetable - name what it resembles
19. A collection of fruits & veggies displayed in a basket
20. Scarecrow - not higher than 30cm. and made from any materials dressed for Thanksgiving
FLOWERS (Up to Age 18)
1. Cosmos - 4 blooms or sprays
2. Dahlia - any size - 2 blooms
3. Geranium - cutting - 1 bloom
4. (A) Marigold - best bloom - Yellow
(B) French Marigold - 3 stems
5. Petunias - single and/or double - table bouquet
6. Pansies - 5 stems
7. Rose - 1 stem
8. Snapdragon - 4 spikes - any colour
9. Zinnias - large - 2 blooms - any size
10. Table bouquet of mixed wildflowers and grasses
(C) Looks like a teddy bear
12. Aster - 3 blooms - any size
13. Phlox - 3 stems
14. Begonia - 1 Floating bowl - tubular
15. Mums - 3 sprays - any size
16. Impatient - any variety
17. Any other flower - named - 2 stems
18. Begonia - Annual - 2 stems
19. Carnations - 2 stems
20. Gladiolus - 2 stems
21. Flower arrangement in an old shoe
22. Flower arrangement in an old Tea Pot - Red & White
CROPS (Up to Age 18)
1. Corn - field, cobs only (3), husk removed
2. Jar - layered - wheat, oats, grain
3. Apples -
(A) Macintosh (3)
(B) Crab (3)
(C) Any other - named (3)
4. Any other Fruit - named (3)
5. 1/2 dozen eggs - white shell
6. 1/2 dozen eggs - brown shell
7. 1/2 dozen eggs - green shell
8. Maple Syrup - must be sealed
JUNIOR BAKING - AGES 5 - 9
1. Coconut Haystacks (3) - Chocolate
2. Rice Krispie Squares (2)
3. Homemade trail mix in a jar
4. Any squares made from a mix (2)
JUNIOR BAKING - AGES 10 - 13
1. Your favourite homemade cookies (3)
2. Cookies using any kind of fruit (3)
3. Muffin - any kind (2)
4. Homemade brownies (3)
CLASS 16 - DISTRICT 4 BAKING SPECIAL
AGES 5 - 15
PRIZE MONEY: $10.00, $4.00, $3.00
Plain Chocolate Chip Cookies - no nuts (4)
Winner may go to the District Competition at Annual General Meeting District Competition Requirements: District entry must consist of 8 Cookies displayed on a firm, disposable plate,
Cookies must be no larger than 3" (6.75 cm) in diameter and no smaller than 2" (5 cm) in diameter
PRIZE MONEY: $5.00, $4.00, $3.00
CREATIVE WORK 12 Years and Under
1. Make a Sock Puppet
2. Create a Pom Pom Dog
3. Create an Autumn Stained Glass - using cellophane or tissue paper mounted on black construction paper 8 1/2 "x 11"
4. Create an Autumn door decoration
ARTWORK - Age 6 - 9
1. Draw a cartoon/fantasy
2. Drawing of any Farm Animal
3. Draw a lake with a sunset
4. Draw your favourite flower
ARTWORK - Age 10 - 13
1. Create and decorate your own paper airplane
2. Draw a self-portrait
3. Create an original phone cover
4. Draw your favourite sports jersey
ARTWORK - Age 14 - 18
1. FAIR SPECIAL SPONSORED BY BEAVERTON THORAH ELDON HISTORICAL SOCIETY $20.00
Poster depicting historical event in Beaverton
2. Draw a self portrait
3. Painting of any subject
4. Pencil drawing of nature - birds, plants, animals
PHOTOGRAPHY - Age 6 - 9
2. My Pet
3. View of Lake Simcoe - any season
4. Birthday Party
PHOTOGRAPHY - Age 10 - 13
1. My Pet
2. Birds in Nature
3. Parades - any holiday
4. Working animal
PHOTOGRAPHY - Age 14 - 18
3. Athletic Event
4. Photograph celebrating agriculture