County Communication and Marketing Contests
When: June 24th, 2019 at the Ag Credit Building Community Room (2nd Floor). Registration begins at 6:00 p.m., with the first speaker at 6:30 p.m.
Please contact the Extension Office by June 18th to register.
A. Illustrated or Demonstrations - for more contest information, click here
Prizes: Overall 1st place - $50, 2nd place - $40, and possible state fair selection.
Illustrated Talk or Demonstration---without use of computer technology
J-1 Junior Individual (age 8-10)
J-2 Junior Team (age 8-10)
Illustrated Talks or Demonstrations---with or without the use of Computer Technology
J-3 Intermediate Individual (age 11-13)
J-4 Intermediate Team (age 11-13)
J-5 Senior Individual (age 14 and up)
J-6 Senior Team (age 14 & up)
B. Marketing Division - For more contest information, click here
Prizes for Each: 1st Place: $20, and 2nd Place: $15, (State Fair Selections will also be made - members do not need to attend state fair with their selected county winner)
Note: Members do NOT accompany these entries to the speaking contest, entries are due June 18th to the Extension Office. All awards will be presented at the speaking contest.
J-7 Junior Individual (age 8-10) – Thank You Card Without Use of Computer Graphics or Scrapbooking tools
J-8 Junior Individual (age 8-10) - Thank You Card With Use of Computer Graphics or Scrapbooking tools
J-9 Intermediate Individual (age 11-13) – Holiday Card Without the Use of Computer Graphics or Scrapbooking tools.
J-10 Intermediate Individual (age 11-13) – Holiday Card With Use of Computer Graphics or Scrapbooking tools
J-11 Senior Individual (age 14 and up) – 4-H Infomercial Pormoting 4-H
C. Health & Safety Speaking - For more contest information, click here
Prizes: Overall 1st place - $50, and 2nd place - $40. Also, first place are eligible to attend the district speaking contest.
Jr. Division: ages 8-13 yrs.,
Sr. Division: ages 14-18,
Team Health Skits: ages 8-18.
Health and Safety topics should relate to family living, whether it is in the home, on the farm, highway, or public place.
D. Shooting Sports Public Speaking & Demonstration Contest - for more contest information, click here
Prizes: 1st place - $50, 2nd place - $40, and potential Ohio State Fair Representation
Shooting Sports presentations may be speeches OR demonstrations within the time guidelines on a shooting sports topic. Presentations should be informative in nature on subjects relating to shooting sports skills, history, science or culture. This is not a contest of persuasive speaking or debate skills.
J-20 Shooting Sports Topic – Junior ages 8-13 years
J-21 Shooting Sports Topic – Senior ages 14-18 years
J-22 Living History Topic – Junior ages 8-13 years
J-23 Living History Topic – Senior ages 14-18 years
E. “4-H Pledge” Contest – County Contest Only
One Class: 4-H Project Members Ages 10 & under as of January 1st
* First time speakers only
* Recite the words of the 4-H pledge only
* Notes discouraged
* No props or visual aids may be used
* Awards for 1st, 2nd
* All speakers will receive $5