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CHANGES TO 2020 Stanton County




Monday July 27 – Pre-Fair entry day

2:00 pm – 6:00 pm    Enter Clothing,

                                        Fashion Show – virtual only (see info in clothing letter)

This is an update-to-date list of all the information for the 2020 Stanton County Fair. Each of these items have been updated with the special circumstances for 2020. Please check back as new and updated info becomes available.

NEW Updated 2020 Schedule

Culinary Challenge

Fair Recognition Static Exhibit Pictures

Fashion Show Letter

Livestock Letter

Virtual Project Camp contains a smorgasbord of fun-filled virtual presentations to help 4-H'ers build their skills and jumpstart their projects for county fair. It is a virtual list of workshops for all ages  of youth to continue to be involved in 4-H without face-to-face contact. There are a wide range of lesson for both boys and girls and are free to anyone including non-4-H members.

Looking for summer learning opportunities you can do from home? We’ve got you covered! Nebraska 4-H is excited to share our upcoming summer virtual learning opportunities with you. All experiences provide hands-on, virtually guided activities! We’re kicking off our summer sessions on Monday, June 1, with a new Boredom Buster Challenge and our first Virtual 4-H Camp. Family Fun Night and Living Room Learning are also starting! Plus, Virtual Field Trips and the 4-H Clover Fun Pack provide additional ways for youth to learn from home.

The Nebraska 4-H Online Horticulture Judging Contest provides youth an opportunity to test their knowledge of growing fruits, vegetables, flowers, and ornamental plants. The contest is open to all youth, as well as adults.

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