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Senior Homemaking Classes and Rules

Table Setting Competition - Friday, August 19

Be part of table setting contest!

Each contestant will create a menu only (no food preparation) and set a table for two on the central theme “Celebrating 75 Years: Rockingham County Fair”.

Ages 4-8 will be provided with a card table and all other divisions will have a four-foot space on an 8-foot table.

Contestants will submit their menu before the event so it can be printed and displayed.

Contestants will provide all table coverings, napkins, dinnerware, flatware and decorations needed for two place settings. DEPARTMENT PROVIDES TABLE ONLY.

The contest will be held on Friday, August 19, 2023. Each contestant will have 20 minutes to “set” their table. Winners announced at 6:00 pm. The settings will be on display until take down 10 am until noon on Saturday August 20.

We have limited space in the homemaking area, this contest will be starting out being open to 5 contestants in each division: Ages 4-8, Ages 9-13, Ages 14-19, and Adult. Registration will be through email to Register ASAP!!!

Prizes will be awarded in each group. 1st place $10

For questions, please contact Barbara 540-830-1896

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