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Section 17 – Seniors

Competition Details

General Rules for Hall Exhibits apply. Prizes 1st$3.00, 2nd$2.50, 3rd$2.00

All entries under Knitting and Crocheting must have a sample of yarn or material attached to entry tag with a safety pin

Entries must be the work of the exhibitor in the last two years



BERT RAYBURN Perpetual Memory Trophy is awarded to the Senior citizen (65 and over) obtaining the most points in Section 17.  All seniors must indicate their wish to participate for this trophy on their entry sheet at the time of registration.   They must enter at least one exhibit in each section of the hall excluding sections 7-9, 18,19 and 21 in order to be eligible for this award. A trophy will be presented at the awards ceremony on the Showmobile on Saturday following the opening ceremonies. Previous winners are not eligible.


 KNITTING (Samples)


  1. Lap cover (36” 42”)
  2. Pony tail Toque
  3. Neck warmer and hat
  4. Doll’s two piece outfit-displayed on doll
  5. Child’s sweater and toque-any style- ages 4-6
  6. Child or adult slippers
  7. Child or adult mitts
  8. Hat or Toque with mitts or gloves for man or lady
  9. Adult Socks, any weight
  10. Adult sweater or cardigan
  11. Any knitted article not mentioned


CROCHET (Samples)


  1. A Toy- Your choice
  2. Barbie Doll outfit-displayed on doll
  3. Coffee mug cover
  4. Tea cozy displayed on tea pot
  5. Three bazaar items displayed- $5.00 value
  6. Three dish cloths-different patterns
  7. Baby sweater and hat-no ties or ribbons
  8. Baby blanket or afghan
  9. Knee blanket-36”x 24”
  10. Hostess gift
  11. Any crochet item not mentioned





  1. Quilted Wall Hanging with Christmas scene
  2. Quilted table runner
  3. Christmas Placemats
  4. Fleece car seat blanket 36”x36”
  5. Tea towel with knitted top and Christmas button
  6. Christmas wreath to hang on door
  7. Small hostess gift
  8. Three tree ornaments, different medium
  9. Two different table favours
  10. Place cards for Christmas dinner-any method
  11. An angel- any method






  1. Bookmark
  2. Colour a picture from a colouring book
  3. Article made from sewing scraps
  4. Bird house made from a kit
  5. Painted rock
  6. Handmade Birthday card for your grandchild
  7. Collection of 10 unique buttons displayed on cardboard
  8. Photo of a winter scene
  9. Gift box decoration using pine cone(s)
  10. Make a bow for a wedding gift
  11. Any craft made by a gentleman-shelf size
  12. Elsie Horsburgh Memorial Special- knit hats for premies- to be donated to Headwaters Hospital. Prizes- 1st -$10, 2nd -$8, 3rd – $5. All entries to be retained for donation to babies at Headwaters. Sponsored by Glenda Simeone.


High Point Special- Susan Huntley, Remax Realty: High point winner, $20. Must be a new exhibitor.

Donated by Susan Huntley.

Section 17 – Seniors

Download and Print Entry Form

Select your entry form where applicable.  Be aware of the closing date for your competition(s).  See the rules for your section (click Rules Tab).

General Entry Form

Use this form for Hall Exhibits, including; grain and hay, 4-H and Group Displays.

Cattle Show Entry Form

Use this form for Beef and Dairy Competitions.

Horse Show Entry Form

Use this form for Welsh Pony and Sport Pony Competitions.