Linn County Fair Family & Consumer Science; Creative Arts; Agriculture and Natural Resources; Personal Development; and Science, Engineering & Technology State Fair Winners Announced
4-H and FFA Family and Consumer Science, Visual Arts, Personal Development and Science, Agriculture and Engineering exhibits were evaluated on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at the Linn County Fair. These exhibits cover a wide range of topics including food and nutrition, personal development, crops, welding, visual arts, electricity and citizenship. The exhibits chosen will be displayed at the Iowa State Fair in August.
Those chosen in the Family and Consumer Science Division were:
Child Development: Alexa Gormley, Marion; Casey Robertson, Marion.
Clothing and Fashion: Eric Sindelar, Cedar Rapids; AJ Crow, Marion.
Consumer Management: Maree Bean, Center Point.
Food and Nutrition: Emilee Bean, Center Point; John Butz, Cedar Rapids; Maree Bean, Center Point; Paul Elliott, Anamosa.
Home Improvement: Macy Rice, Mt Vernon; Paul Elliott, Anamosa; Bryton Hayes, Cedar Rapids
Sewing and Needle Arts: Amy Letts, Ryan; Ashley Letts, Ryan, Jennifer Zingula, Central City .
Those chosen to represent Linn County at the Iowa State Fair in the Creative Arts Division were:
Photography: Riley Malone , Central City; JD Waybill, Central City; Morgan Schmidt, Springville; Jeret Crow Schrader, Marion; Brianna Murdock, Al burnett; Clayton Loyd, Mt. Vernon; Sariann Uhlenkamp, Central City; Tayler Etzel, Alburnett; Katie Hamilton, Cedar Rapids; Shelby Malone, Central City; Amy Jo Letts, Ryan;
Doneshia Moyer, Anamosa; Austin Himes, Central City; Cody Benesh, Marion; Kelly Breja, Cedar Rapids; Sarah Goettler, Central City, Dylan Shaffer, Coggon; John Butz, Cedar Rapids; Sarah Overmann, Marion;
Tara Zumwalt, Marion.
Visual Arts: Allison Green, Cedar Rapids; Emmilee Bean, Center Point; Seth Pisarik, Mt. Vernon; Morgan Lefebure, Fairfax; Maree Bean, Cennter Point.
Those chosen in the Personal Development Division were:
Citizenship: Katie Hamilton, Cedar Rapids
Leadership: Paul Elliott, Anamosa; Sadie Flatland, Springville
Representatives from Linn County for the Agriculture and Natural Resources Division were:
Animal Science: AJ Crow Schrader, Marion; Sadie Flatland, Springville
Veterinary Science: Allison Green, Cedar Rapids.
Environment and Sustainability: Allison Carson, Ely; Andrew Bowen, Center Point; Kylie Mysak, Springville
Linn County youth selected in Science, Engineering & Technology classes were:
Mechanics: Molly Hogan, Coggon
Woodworking: Matt Lang, Springville; AJ Crow Schrader, Marion; Macy Rice, Mt. Vernon,
Science, Engineering & Technology: Christopher Caldwell, Cedar Rapids
4-H, the youth component of the Iowa State University Extension, offers opportunities to choose from among fifty different project areas. The 4-H program is open to all youth kindergarten through 12th grade. For more information about 4-H, contact the Linn County Extension Office, 3279 7th Ave. Suite 140, Marion, or phone 319-377-9839.