The Linn County Fair 4-H Communications competition was held on June 26 and June 27 at the Linn County Fairgrounds. Winners will represent Linn County at the Iowa State Fair in August.
Educational Presentation winners:
One Junior entry was chosen:
- Junior – Grayce Conley, Mt. Vernon, “Honeybees”
Three entries in the Senior level competition will represent Linn County at the Iowa State Fair.
- Senior – Nick Johnson, Cedar Rapids, “Apple Cider Vinegar: Too Many Jars & Beyond”
Working Exhibit winners are:
- Junior – Savannah Niec, Center Point, “Amazing Hovercrafts”
- Intermediate – Rebecca Stevens, Cedar Rapids, “Sock Puppet Creations”
- Intermediate – Caitlin Robertson, Marion, “Clip-EZ”
- Intermediate – Ruthie Gustason, Marion, “Creative Lip Gloss”
Extemporaneous Speaking winner is:
- Katie Hamilton – Cedar Rapids
- Lexa Gormley, Marion
Share the Fun:
- Senior, Patrick Hansen, Coggon and CJ Waybill, Central City, Mime, “Showdown at the OK Corral”
- Senior, Sadie Flatland, Springville, Piano and Vocal, “Into the West”
- Junior, Savannah Niec, Center Point, French Horn Solo
For more information about joining 4-H – as a volunteer or as a member, contact the Linn County Extension Office, 383 Collins Road NE, Cedar Rapids, or phone 377-9839. 4-H Youth Development programs provide youth experiences in project learning, communication, citizenship, leadership and personal decision making skills.