The contest is open to all ages - 5 to 19. Cloverbuds, ages 5-8, will present but not for competition. Members ages 9-19, may give a presentation for participation OR competition. Categories for registration include demonstrations, illustrated talks, public speeches, impromptu speeches and the performing arts.
This contest is a great way to break into the world of digital media, broadcast journalism and public speaking. If you are participating in the Spring Classic, we encourage you to get some feedback from this contest before competing at the state level. New this year is the Interview Class!! Communication project resources can be found at: https://extension.oregonstate.edu/4h/communication-projects
A presentation is a way to share information with others, to teach what you know or have learned. While there are many types of presentations, 4-H materials concentrate on these four: demonstrations, illustrated talks, public speeches, and impromptu speeches. Use the following web link to help you prepare your own presentation to give to your club, at school, in the community, or at a contest.
Jackson County 4-H
2020 Food Preparation Contest
All enrolled and active 4-H members are eligible to enter. It is a fun and engaging opportunity to broaden your cooking and baking skills by preparing a meal or food item during the contest and presenting it to a judge with unique table setting, poster,and menu! Youth will also have an opportunity practice judging food items and a table setting display. Please refer to the Information Packet below for all contest details!
Date: Saturday & Sunday, March 7-8, 2020
Location: South Medford High School
Registration is easy and online! Please read the Information Packet, then, fill out the Registration Form linked below and email it to Cheri Biskeborn. Cheri will contact you to confirm your time slot. If you have time restrictions, you may write them down on the Registration Form.
2020 Jackson County 4-H Foods Contest Information Packet
Jackson County 4-H
2020 Fashion Revue
Showcase your creativity by modeling your sewing skills clothing project, Ready to Wear (no sewing required!) or the 2020 Challenge "Out of this World-Clothing of the future" at the upcoming Jackson County 4-H Fashion Revue Show.
Fashion Revue is a 4-H activity designed to support the clothing, knitting, and crocheting projects. This publication describes some of the modeling positions, turns, and poses members may want to use when participating in Fashion Revue.