The Linn County Fair 4-H Communications competition was held on June 24 and June 26 at the Linn County Fairgrounds. Winners will represent Linn County at the Iowa State Fair in August.
Working Exhibit winners are:
Junior – Alaynah Rieck, Center Point, “Histoy of Catapults”
Intermediate – Katie Edwards, Mt. Vernon and Megan Baumler, Lisbon – “Colorful Chromatography”
Extemporaneous Speaking winner: Sean Hamilton, Cedar Rapids
On Sunday afternoon, June 26, the competition for the Share the Fun entries were held.
Share the Fun:
Senior: Mikala Bowen, Center Point, Vocal Solo
Senior: CJ Waybill, Central City; Patrick Hansen, Monticello and Melaena Holm presenting a Mime.
Senior: Amanda Dragon, Mt. Vernon, Storytelling
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.