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.

Special Prize: Donated by Monika Johnson prize money for each child exhibiting entries.

CLASS – 4 Years Old

Prize Money – $3, $2.50, $2.00, $1.50

  1.  Make a pom pom creature glued to a paper plate
  1.  Display four of your favourite “nature finds” in a 4 section of an egg carton
  1.  Draw a picture of yourself on 8 ½ ” x 11″ paper
  1.  Make a rainbow, any medium, 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.  Draw a picture of a farm animal on 8 ½ ” x 11″ paper
  3.  Make an insect out of pipe cleaners
  4.  Print your first name on unlined paper 5 ½ ” x 8 ½ “

CLASS – 6 Years Old

Prize Money – $3, $2.50, $2.00, $1.50

  1.  Using a paper plate, make a farm animal
  2.  Use a photo of your face and glue in on a body shape. In the body, glue pictures of 5 items that you like to eat.
  3.  Using a footprint as the main part, create a farm machine by drawing/colouring other parts.
  4.  Draw a picture of your family on 8 ½ ” x 11″ paper.

CLASS – 7 Years Old

Prize Money – $3, $2.50, $2.00, $1.50

  1.  Using individual sections of an egg carton, make flowers and glue them with stems etc. onto a piece of construction paper as a beautiful bouquet.
  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.  Using pasta and/or cereal, create a farm scene or farm animal on 8 ½ ” x 11″ paper. Colouring/painting may be added.

CLASS – 8 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1.   Make a popsicle stick tractor, not three dimensional
  2.   Using a piece pf bread as the base, add a spread to make an animal face, and add food items to make the animal features. Display on a plate.
  1.   Make a sign that says “Come To The Fair” on 8 ½”x 11” paper. Add decorations.
  2.   Use a plastic bottle and create a farm animal

CLASS – 9 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1.  Create a Birthday Card with a farm theme
  2.  Write “FARM” in block letters and colour in using various designs. Decorate with any medium.
  3.  Using a cabbage as the base, create a creature by adding other food items to make the face features.
  4.  Create an item from duct tape

CLASS  – 10 /11 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1.  Using a cob of corn as the base, make a race car. Accessories accepted.
  2.  Create thee small critters out of food items. Display on a plate.
  3.  Create a poster “Happy 175th Vankleek Hill Fair” on 8 ½ ” x 11″ paper
  4.  Create a sign for your bedroom doorknob

CLASS  – 12 to 15 Years Old

Prize Money – $4, $3.50, $3, $2

  1. Using any medium, create a wall hanging for your room featuring the first letter of your name.
  2.  Make a table decoration for a birthday party
  3.  Using Rice Krispies, make a “boot” displayed flat on a plate/board; decorated
  4.  Make a craft using a mason jar

CLASS – All ages to 18

Prize Money – $5, $4, $3, $2

  1.  Using popsicle sticks, make and decorate a park bench
  2.  Item made from/with barn boards
  3.  Using letters F-A-R-M, make each one into an animal, and display together; accessories accepted
  1.  Create a picture or card using paper quilling
  2.  Decor item using “lumberjack” print
  3.  Scrapbook page (12”x12”) framed – on theme: “Fun At The Fair”
  4.  Chocolate chip cookies, 5, on a plate in a Ziplock bag
  1.  Create a “farm” or “fair” tic-tac-toe game
  1.  Using a plastic container as base, create a garden using food items to represent the soil and items
  2.  Three to five 4″ x 6″ colour photos, theme – “At the Fair” mounted with captions

Champlain in Bloom

Prize Money – $5, $4, $3, $2
Special Prize: $10 from Jade Garden for most points in Junior Champlain In Bloom (Sections 262 to 264)

    1.  Make a wall hanging that includes pressed flowers
    2.  Gift/decoration featuring hand-made flowers
    3.  “ 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 2018 through to Summer 2019.
  • 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 18th, 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. Apron
  2. Magic Pillowcase
  3. Any other sewing item made in 4-H club
  4. Berry Tasty Muffins, 3, displayed on a plate.
  5. Peanut butter cheesecake brownie bars, 3, displayed on a plate
  6. Soybeans, 10 lbs., any variety
  1. A collection of 4 photos depicting theme “Having Fun in 4-H”, mounted and labeled.
  2. Scrapbooking “Me” page, in plastic cover or frame


  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 2017 through to the Summer of 2019.

  • 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 18th, between 3:30 & 4:30 p.m.

  • Notify Katie Brandrick by August 8th, 2019 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.