Linn County Fair Clothing Event Results
Linn County 4-H members in the clothing project participated in the Clothing Event competition on Wednesday, June 22. For the clothing selection division, 4-H’ers competing, selected outfits that represented the member’s intended use of the outfit. In the Fashion Revue division members constructed a garment of their choice. The $15 challenge challenges youth to create an outfit for under $15 from alternative sources such as resale stores. After judging, the participants had the opportunity to model their outfits at the Fashion Show on Sunday, July 10 at the Linn County Fair.
Those receiving honors and will represent Linn County at the Iowa State Fair are:
Senior Clothing Selection: Melanie Jochimsen, Cedar Rapids
Senior $15 Challenge: Anna Tichy, Ely and Donyelle Dorsey, Cedar Rapids
The following youth were chosen to represent Linn County at the Intermediate Coral Ridge Clothing Event:
Clothing Selection: Mikayla Bowen, Center Point
Intermediate $15 Challenge: Kelly Breja, Cedar Rapids
The following members received Outstanding Junior Awards:
Clothing Selection: Mikayla Nachazel, Central City
Fashion Review: Alexa Gormley, Marion
Junior $15 Challenge: Stephanie Hansen, Marion
For more information about joining 4-H – as a volunteer or as a member, contact the Linn County Extension Office, 3279 7th Avenue, Marion, or phone 377-9839. 4-H Youth Development programs provide youth experiences in project learning, communication, citizenship, leadership and personal decision making skills.