© 2019 by Hardwick Community Fair Association
P.O. Box 1 • Hardwick, MA 01037
Held each year on the Hardwick Town Common


Conducted by the Hardwick Community Fair Association, Inc. a 501(c)(3) organization, with assistance from the Calvin Paige Agricultural Fund and other local organizations.

Calvin Page Building • First Floor

Premiums: 3 pts. • 2 pts. • 1 pt., unless otherwise noted 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Tracie Shea, Maura Shea, Ellie Shea 

RULES

• Only 4-H members may exhibit.

• Separate classes for:
      – Cloverbud: 5-8 years as of January 1, 2019
      – Junior: 8-13 years as of January 1, 2019
      – Senior: 14-18 years as of January 1, 2019

EXHIBIT CATEGORIES

A. CREATIVE STITCHERY

  1.  Small item

  2.  Large item

B. QUILTS

  1.  Tied 

  2.  Quilted

C. SEWING

  1.  Tops

  2.  Pants, shorts, or skirts

  3.  Any other article of clothing

  4.  Sewn Household item

  5.  Sewn Decorative item

  6.  Any other sewn item (1 entry only)

D. COOKING  (Home baking rules apply)​​​

  1.  Quick Bread or Muffins

  2.  Cake or Cupcakes

  3.  Dropped Cookies

  4.  Bars (cookies, brownies, etc.)

  5.  Creative use of a box mix

E. HOME IMPROVEMENT 

  1.  Any item for the Kitchen

  2.  Bulletin board  

  3.  Wreath or other Wall Decoration

  4.  Centerpiece or tabletop arrangement or decoration

  5.  Flower arrangement in a vase or container (live cultivated and/or wildflowers)

  6.  Any other (1 entry only)

F. CRAFTS

  1.  Creative use of discarded materials (discarded materials must be named)

  2.  Jewelry item

  3.  Decorated cloth item (t-shirt, bag, pillowcase, placemat, etc.)

  4.  Any project using clay, pottery, or ceramics

  5.  Nature craft (any craft using primarily natural items)

  6.  Any other craft project (1 entry only)

G. PHOTOGRAPHY

  1.  4-H Friends

  2.  4-H Projects (animals, community service, etc.)

  3.  4-H Fun

H. TRADES CRAFT  (Carpentry, Metal Work, Electrical, etc.)

  1.  Wood work (small item)

  2.  Wood work (large item)

  3.  Any other work (small item)

  4.  Any other work (large item)

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I. POSTERS 

  1.  4-H is Great! (any poster promoting 4-H or a 4-H event)

  2.  Any other (1 entry only)

J. EDUCATIONAL DISPLAY  (5 pts., 4 pts., 3 pts.)​​​

  1.  Science, Engineering, and Technology: includes animal science (Individual)

  2.  Science, Engineering, and Technology: includes animal science (Group)

  3.  Any other – Individual (1 entry only)

  4.  Any other – Group (1 entry only)