Thursday, April 23, 2009

Informational Meeting

Informational Meeting will be held at the extension office on May 3. Hope to see lots of girls there!

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

2009 Queen Pageant Dates

*All Queen Candidates need to be present at all Pageant events. If there should be a conflict with any of these dates, please contact a committee member as soon as possible. Thank you!

Sunday, May 3 - 6:00pm
PROSPECTIVE QUEEN CANDIDATE MEETING/APPLICATION WORKSHOP at the 4-H Fairgrounds. The meeting will be held in the Extension Office. This is an optional meeting designed to give you an idea of what being a 4-H Queen Candidate is all about. It is highly suggested to come and get help on how to properly fill out your application.

Monday, June 1 - 4:00pm
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION to be delivered to the 4-H Extension Office by 4:00pm. No Exceptions! Please include a clear head and shoulder picture with the application.

Saturday, June 13 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
PRESENTATION WORKSHOP at MOHAWK UM Church, Greenfield. This workshop is for the candidates only. Dress casually and please bring suits, dresses, jewelry, or shoes for help and opinions.

Saturday, June 13– 12:30pm to 2:30pm

*PLEASE NOTE-the Luau will take place immediately after the presentation workshop. Please have your female guest arrive by 12:30pm after the workshop.
QUEEN CANDIDATE LUAU at MOHAWK UM Church, Greenfield. Instructional gathering for Queen Candidates and one female adult. Food will be served with other royalty guests and 2008 Hancock County 4-H Fair Queen, Christine Edwards, being in attendance.

Monday, June 29 - 11:00am – 4:00pm ???
4-H QUEEN JUDGING held at BRANDYWINE Community Church, Greenfield. The judging day is closed to the public. Candidates only. (Note: different location from the workshop and luau)

Friday, July 10 - 3:00pm
REHEARSAL in 4-H Bowl at Fairgrounds. All Queen Candidates need to be present. If times interfere with other 4-H activities, please talk to the Queen Committee as soon as possible.

Saturday, July 11 - 8:00pm
4-H QUEEN PAGEANT in 4-H Bowl at Fairgrounds for public crowning of 4-H Queen and Court. Please be dressed and at the stage 30 minutes before designated time.

Sunday, July 12 - 1:30pm-2:00pm
4-H FAIR PARADE – All Queen Candidates are required to ride on the Queen Float. Candidates will meet at Fairgrounds North Parking Lot no later than 1:30. We are at the very beginning of the parade line-up. Everyone please bring a towel and umbrella. You may bring candy if you choose to do so.

*Central Indiana Power’s sponsorship ends with the crowning of the 4-H Queen. A schedule of activities for the Queen and her Court, to be used at the County Fair 4-H events, will be furnished by the 4-H Queen Committee. The Hancock County Queen will enter the Indiana State Fair Queen Contest in August, if she complies with the State Fair rules and regulations.