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Build a Scarecrow Contest

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4-H Build a Scarecrow Contest - Registration Closed

  • Saturday, October 24, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Nassau County 4-H on Saturday, October 24, 2020 for a 4-H Scarecrow Contest.

Description: Join us for a 4-H fall family activity where families can build scarecrows, participate in crafts and win fantastic prizes.

Cost: $50 per family

What is included:

  • Each family will receive a designated area to build their scarecrow
  • Each family will have a pre made stand to build their scarecrow on
  • Each family will receive one bale of straw or hay
  • Each family will be provided individual snacks and drinks
  • Additional craft activities

Scarecrow building rules:

  • Posts and straw/hay will be provided.
  • Clothes and additional construction materials, props and accessories should be brought from home.
  • CCE Nassau does not take responsibility for any materials lost or destroyed. Participants may pick up any items left 7 days from event or they will be disposed of.
  • Family Size is limited to 6 participants

Judging:

  • Scarecrows will be judged on personality, creativity and quality of construction.
  • CCE Nassau 4-H staff will also vote on 1st, 2nd and 3rd place and award 15 points for 1st, 10 points for 2nd and 5 points for 3rd.
  • Additional voting on scarecrows will be done on Facebook. Points will be awarded for photo likes.
  • Virtual voting will last for 48 hours once photo's are posted by CCE Nassau staff on the Nassau County 4-H Facebook page.

Awards:

1st Place: $50 gift card
2nd Place: $25 gift card
3rd Place: $10 gift card

Preregistration is required

Registration Information:

Registration is closed.

Please note: CCE Nassau does not take responsibility for any materials lost or destroyed. Participants may pick up any items left 7 days from event or they will be disposed of.

Fee

$50

Contact

Lisa Goldberg
4-H Youth Development Educator/Camp Leader
lfg38@cornell.edu
516-832-2591 Ext. 11

Location

CCE-Nassau Main Office
Eisenhower Park, Special Activities Center, Parking Field 8
PO Box 148
East Meadow, New York 11554

Last updated October 22, 2020