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4-H Showcase

4-H Showcase consists of Project Expo and Clothing Revue (Buy & Show, Sew & Show and Decorate Your Duds).

2013 4-H Showcase Contest

The Mountrail County 4-H Showcase is scheduled for Sunday, June 23 at 12:30 pm at the Mountrail Bethel Home in Stanley with the fashion show and awards scheduled to begin at 2:00 pm.
If you plan to participate in the contest, please preregister by calling 628-2835 or emailing:
NDSU.Mountrail.Extension@ndsu.edu no later than June 19.

4-H Showcase Contact

Sharon Smith

PO Box 40

Stanley, ND 58784

Phone: 701-628-2835

email: Sharon.A.Smith@ndsu.edu

4-H Showcase consists of 4-H Project Expo and 4-H Clothing Revue. A county contest is held with the top six placings in both divisions advancing to the state contest held in conjunction with the North Dakota State Fair.

State 4-H Showcase Information and Forms

4-H Project Expo

Project Expo provides youth with an experience in planning, preparing and displaying an article or an educational exhibit. It is an opportunity for self-expression both verbally and visually. Project Expo also provides the opportunity to share with others what has been learned in the specific project.

Who May Enter:

Any youth enrolled in 4-H, ages 8-12 on September 1 (preteen) and ages 13-18 on September 1 (teen).

What the Member Does:

Select and research a topic or project directly related to a 4-H project in which you are currently enrolled. Prepare an exhibit for display from this project.

Some examples are:

  • Picture Perfect - Photography
  • Sew What's New - Clothing
  • Horse Sense - Horse
  • Get A Blast Out of Rockets - Aerospace
  • Get a Rise out of Bread - Food & Nutrition
  • Pyramid Power - Foods & Nutrition

Project Expo


4-H Clothing Revue

Clothing Revue includes entries for Buy & Show, Sew & Show, and Decorate Your Duds categories. Buy & Show participants purchase or recycle a major item of clothing which relates to a wardrobe plan. Sew & Show participants construct half or more of clothing that is modeled. Decorate Your Duds participants create embellishments for a garment or accessory.

The purpose of the State 4-H Clothing Revue is to help youth:

  • build self-confidence and poise;
  • make and model a garment that is needed in the wardrobe; and
  • share knowledge and skills learned through 4-H Constructed Clothing Revue participation with others.

Who May Enter:

Any youth enrolled in 4-H project related to clothing and textiles, ages 8-12 on September 1 (preteen) and ages 13-18 on September 1 (teen).


Clothing Revue 

4-H Showcase Links

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