Junior Division


  • Exhibitors in Junior Classes Sections 220 to 273 inclusive, are not required to be members of the Agricultural Society and NO entry fee will be deducted.
  • If juniors exhibit in classes other than junior classes, they must purchase $6 membership to exhibit other items.
  • ENTRY FORMS WITH YOUR AGE AND ADDRESS MUST BE COMPLETED – so that your prize money can be delivered. This form is available on our website or in the center of the fair book.
  • All items entered in the fair require that a fair entry tag is affixed to the item.  These tags may be picked up at the Fair Office the week of the fair.  Also, all items need to be listed on an entry form, located in the center of this book.
  • Children may only enter in the class designated for their own age group. (Age is determined as of the Wednesday of the fair.)
  • All entries must be made or grown by the exhibitor
  • Only one entry per exhibitor in each section
  • The exhibition hall will be open on Wednesday evening from 7:00 – 9:00, and on Thursday morning from 9:00 to 11:30 to receive entries
  • Exhibits must be removed between 3:30 and 4:30 on Sunday
  • It is the exhibitor’s responsibility to ensure that your exhibits are collected.  The Vankleek Hill Agricultural Society is not responsible for lost items, although we do everything in our power to ensure the safety and proper collection of all exhibits.  We are also not responsible for delivering items left in the hall past the pick-up time on Sunday.
  • Prize money and special prizes are typically available for pickup on Sunday afternoon. Please see the director in the hall before leaving with your exhibits

Special Prize: For the most points in each junior class, $4 donated by Valerie Allen

For the runner-up in each junior class, $2 donated by Valerie Allen.

CLASS – 4 Years Old

Prize Money – $3, $2.50, $2.00, $1.50

  1.  Paint a rock to look like a cow
  1.  Print your first name on unlined paper 5 ½” x 8 ½”
  1.  Draw a picture of yourself on 8 ½ ” x 11″ paper
  1.  Use glue and glitter and make a display of Fair fireworks on 8 ½ ” x 11″ paper

CLASS – 5 Years Old

Prize Money – $3, $2.50, $2.00, $1.50

  1.  Use popsicle sticks to make a barn.  Decorate and/or paint
  2.  Using a paper plate make a cow by adding a face, feathers, etc.
  3.  Use a paint foot print, to make a cow on paper.  Add decorations.
  4.  Use a toilet paper roll print to make a farm animal

CLASS – 6 Years Old

Prize Money – $3, $2.50, $2.00, $1.50

  1.  Using a paper plate, make a cow face
  2.  Make a sign that says “Come to the Fair” on 8 1/2” x 11” paper. Add decorations
  3.  Use a doily as the body and make it into a sheep
  4.  Make 2 farm animal puppets out of paper and add a popsicle stick to use them

CLASS – 7 Years Old

Prize Money – $3, $2.50, $2.00, $1.50

  1.  Use shells to decorate a picture frame, and put a summer photo of your photo in it.
  2.  Finger Print card – use painted fingerprints to create farm animals or scenery. Accessories may be added with a marker or other accents.
  3.  Use 3 styrafoam cups and make 3 farm animals. Display on a plate
  4.  Use a paper bag as the base and create a cow.

CLASS – 8 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1.   Use 3 popsicle sticks and make 3 farm animals
  2.   “Chicken or Egg?” – Using paper, make the shape of an egg and create a chicken. Decorations acceptale
  1.   Paint a scene that includes the fair on 8 ½”x 11” paper
  2.   Use a plastic bottle and create a farm animal

CLASS – 9 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1.  Use a variety of seeds to create a picture
  2.  Write “Cow” in block letters and colour in using various designs. Decorate with any medium.
  3.  Using a shoe box, create a farm scene
  4.  Create an item from duct tape

CLASS  – 10 /11 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1.  Create a Birthday Card with a farm theme.
  2.  Create a farm animal out of a vegetable.
  3.  Create a poster “Welcome to Vankleek Hill Fair” on 8 1/2″ x 11″ paper
  4.  Make a barn with farm animals, any medium, to sit on table top

CLASS  – 12 to 15 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1. Using any medium, create a country “Welcome” wall hanging
  2.  Make a table decoration on a farm theme
  3.  Melted crayon art.
  4. Homemade trail mix, creatively displayed in a farm theme
  5. Small decorated wooden box

CLASS – All ages to 18

Prize Money – $5, $4, $3, $2

  1.  Item made from/with barn boards
  2.  A farm decoration made from clay flower pot(s) as a base
  3.  Item of knitting
  1.  Fairies Garden – accessories acceptable, no live plants neccesary
  2.  Decor item using “lumberjack” print
  3.  Scrapbook page (12”x12”) framed – on a cow or farm theme
  4.  Chocolate chip cookies, 5, on a plate in a Ziplock bag
  1.  Welcome Banner made out of any medium
  1.  Create a tractor out of a cardboard box (must sit on a table top)
  2.  Three to five 4″ x 6″ colour photos, theme – “At the Fair” mounted with captions

Champlain in Bloom

  1.  “New To You” – a gift/decoration using recycled items
  2.  “ On the Farm” – a small floral display in a tin can or pail. Accessories accepted.


The object of the fair is to supplement and encourage junior activities as organized by the Ontario 4-H. It is also to improve the educational value of the fair and to develop new exhibitors for the future, by stimulating the interest of young people in the fair.

We encourage exhibitors to follow the 4-H motto of:   “Learn to Do By Doing”.


  • Open to any member of an organized 4-H club from Fall 2016 through to Summer 2017.
  • Entries must be exhibited with an entry tag containing the exhibitor’s name and 4-H Club.
  • The hall will be open on Wednesday evening 7 pm to 9 pm and Thursday morning between 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to receive exhibits.

All hall exhibits are to be removed on Sunday, August 20th, between 3:30 p.m. and 4.30 p.m.

  • All food to be exhibited on disposable plates covered with clear plastic bags.
  • Previous day’s baking is desired and “Culinary Art” rules apply to 4-H Baking
  • Collections to be exhibited on bristol board.



(Open to All 4-H Club Members from Prescott County)


Sections 265 – 272: 1st – $5; 2nd – $4; 3rd – $3; 4th – $2

  1. Slice of Pizza, displayed on a plate, judged on appearance only
  2. Trash & Treasure club project
  3. A collection of 4 photos depicting theme “Having Fun in 4-H”, mounted and labeled.
  4. Scrapbooking “Me” page, in plastic cover or frame
  5. Cupcakes, 3, decorated & displayed on a plate
  6. Soybeans, 10 lbs., any variety
  1. Latch hooking item
  2. Chocolate Fudge, 3 pieces displayed on a plate


  1. Three Sided Backdrop exhibit (with added books/work samples, if applicable).

Rules For 4-H Club Exhibits:

  • Open to all 4-H clubs from Prescott County

Counties who have completed a project in the Fall of 2016 through to the Summer of 2018.

  • Approximately one meter of space will be allowed for each club exhibit.
  • An exhibit must represent a club, not an individual member.
  • Exhibits must have a suitable title and include club name.
  • No more than one display per 4-H Club.
  • Exhibits may be placed in the hall on Wednesday, of the Fair  between 7 pm and 9 pm and

Thursday of the fair between 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. and removed Sunday, August 19th, between 3:30 & 4:30 p.m.

  • Notify Katie Brandrick by August 8th, 2018 of your intention to display a club exhibit. Call 780-312-5021


A $15.00 prize will be given to each credible and deserving exhibit.