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Collections

August 19, 2015

 Collections 


DIVISIONS/GRADES
Beginners (Grades 3-5)
Intermediate (Grades 6-8)
Advanced (Grades 9-12)


Rules
A notebook is to accompany ALL collections. Once this notebook is started you should add new information each years.


NOTE:

A project notebook is be include:
• Collector’s Log-numbered to correspond with numbered exhibit items, whether in a notebook, on a poster, in a box or otherwise exhibited.  
• Short Story or information about your collection for each year represented in you notebook.
• Maximum display sizes as noted for each level.
• Optional: photos of your collections.
• It is recommended that the 4-H Member provide a self-contained display unit for protection of his/her collections, if possible, individual pieces should be labeled with exhibitor’s name.
• You may choose to exhibit either your physical collection or a photo album/scrapbook of your collection but both must include a notebook with the notebook requirements. If you choose to exhibit pictures of your collection for your display in a photo album/scrapbook, the photos must be numbered to correspond with your collector log.
*All of the above will be considered in the judging.


Beginners (Grade 3-5)
1. You may display your collection in an area no larger than 24” x 36”, any height, but must be self-supporting


Intermediate (Grades 6-8)
1. Start or add to a collection you have. In order to exhibit the same collection another year, you must have added at least 10 new items. You may display your collection in an area no larger than 36” x 36”, any height, but must be self-supporting.


Advanced
1. In order to exhibit the same collection another year, you must add 10 new items each year. If the value of your collection prohibits you from adding 10 new items, you must get prior approval from the County Extension Office before exhibiting. You may display your collection in an area no larger than 36” x 46”, any height, but must be self-supporting.

RESPONSIBILITY NOTE: The 4-H Council, Purdue Cooperative Extension Service, and Fair Board are not responsible for the items in the Collections display.


No State Fair Exhibit




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