Marilyn Hoffmann                                                                Jennifer Tobin-Tinch                                               Sharon Fidder

110 Jefferson Drive                                                               727 East 2nd Street                                                   723 East 4th Street

Waterloo, IL62298                                                                Belvidere, IL 61008                                                   Belvidere, IL 61008

Ph. # 618-830-3894                                                              Ph. # 815-978-1053                                                 Ph. # 815-323-8976

Usn_mom2@yahoo.com                                                sportzfan215@yahoo.com                                   shnfidder@hotmail.com

FLORAVILLE COMM. GRANGE                                             PRAIRIE GRANGE                                                      FLORA GRANGE


                FAMILY ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE (FAC)

                2018 State Session Contest Categories

                State Grange Session to be held at

                National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snow

                Belleville, IL – Sept. 13 – 15, 2018


FAC CONTEST RULES:

    1.  Only one entry per Grange member may be submitted in each class.
     

           2.  Entry must have been made/finished between Sept. 2017 – Sept. 2018.

           3.  Awards will be given in each class.  One BEST OF SHOW will be chosen from all the FAC projects entered to be sent to National Session for display.

 

           4. Group # and Class letter, member and Grange name must be included with each entry.  Also, please include at time of check-in, the name of responsible party for the entry at State Session.

 

     5. All entries must have an open back for judging.  Finished pillows, quilt and sewing items are excluded.

             

            6.  All items must be entered no later than 12 Noon on Friday, Sept. 13, 2018.

 


   2018 FAC CONTEST


   GROUP 1 NIFTY NEEDLES (Knit(                GROUP 1A NIFTY NEEDLES (Crochet)

    Class A – Scarf, Shawl, Cowl                    Class A – Scarf, Shawl, Cowl

    Class B – Hat or Gloves                        Class B – Hat or Gloves

    Class C – Baby Afghan                        Class C – Baby Afghan

    Class D – Afghan or Lap Robe                    Class D – Afghan or Lap Robe

    Class E – Table Runner or Doily                    Class E – Table Runner or Doily


  GROUP 2 – EMBROIDERY

    (Not in a frome and back must be open for Judging!)

    Class A – Pair of Pillow Cases

    Class B – Holiday Decoration

    Class C – Any other article (NOT Counted Cross Stitch)


  GROUP 3 – COUNTED CROSS STITCH                GROUP 4 – MISCELLANEOUS – (Not in frame

    (Not in frame and back must be open                and back must be open for Judging)

    Class A – Any item 6” X 6” or smaller                Class A – Any item not listed above

    Class B – Any item larger than 6” X 6”                (Examples: Plastic Canvas, Crewel,

                                    Latch Hook, etc.)



  GROUP 5 – SEWING (APRONS0

    Class A – BBQ

    Class B – Holiday

    Class C – Any other


   GROUP 6 – QUILTING (If this is a finished item, back does not need to be exposed.)

    Class A – Pieced Square – Unbound

    Class B – Rag Quilt – Finished

    Class C – Tie Quilt

    Class D – Baby Quilt

    Class E – Any Other Quilt


   GROUP 7 – FOODS Note:  Please enclose items in a Ziploc bag when possible so the food item is completely

                        Covered.  The larger item will be sold/auctioned off on Saturday evening.


    Class A – Fudge – Place 12 1-inch squares on a large plate.  Three squares on a small plate.

    Class B – Other Candy (No Rice krispie treats).  3 on small plate. 12 on large plate.

    Class C – Decorated Cupcakes – 2 on small plate,  6 on large plate

    Class D – Fruit Pie.  Mini pie for Judging.  Large pie for auction.


  GROUP 8 – BREADS

    Class A – Bread – White or Wheat.  ½ loaf for Judging.  Whole loaf for auction.

    Class B – Muffins – 2 on small plate for Judging.  6 on large plate.

    Class C – Quick Bread. – Mini loaf for Judging.  Large loaf for auction.


  GROUP 9 – CARDS – Note: 4 different cards for each class.  Please enclose cards in Ziploc bag with Entry form.

    Class A – Birthday

    Class B – Holiday

    Class C – Any occasion other than A and B


  FOR JUNIORS ONLY


  Eligibility – Must be a Junior Grange member or grandchild/child of a Subordinate member when that

           Grange does not have an active Junior Grange.  Age must be included on entry form.


  GROUP 10 – SEWING – FOR JUNIORS ONLY – DECORATED T-SHIRT (Cannot have any professional

            Printing on it.)

    Class A – Ages 5 - 7

    Class B – Ages 8 - 10

    Class C – Ages 11 – 14


  GROUP 11 – QUILT – FOR JUNIORS ONLY – TIED FLEECE THROW – Finished

    Class A – Ages 5 - 7

    Class B – Ages 8 - 10

    Class C – Ages 11 – 14

   GROUP 12 – CARDS – 4 DIFFERENT CARDS FOR EACH CLASS

    Class A – Birthday – Ages 5 to 7, 8 to 10, 11 to 14

    Class B – Holiday - Ages 5 to 7, 8 to 10, 11 to 14

    Class c – Any other occasion - Ages 5 to 7, 8 to 10, 11 to 14


    SPECIAL GROUP - * 200TH BIRTHDAY OF STATE OF ILLINOIS

    Class A – Full size cake (layer or 9 x 13), Decorated for 200th Birthday.   Will be sold and proceeds

              Will be donated.

    Class B – Birthday Throw Pillow.  BE CREATIVE!  Will be sold and proceeds will be donated.