Section 17 – Seniors

Competition Details

Convenor: Sally Graham, tel: 519-927-9206


General Rules for Hall Exhibits apply. Prizes 1st$5.00, 2nd$4.00, 3rd$3.00

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 (Remember your Samples)


  1.  Lap cover (36”x 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 pullover or cardigan
  11.   Any knitted article not mentioned


CROCHET (Remember your Samples)


  1.   Child’s socks
  2.   Baby dress.
  3. Coffee mug cover
  4.   Tea cozy displayed on tea pot
  5.   Three bazaar items attached together- $8.00 value combined
  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.   Toy
  11.   Any crochet item not mentioned






  1.  Article of blue or red work.
  2. Quilted table runner
  3.  Christmas Placemats
  4. Fleece car seat blanket 36”x36”
  5. Tea towel with knitted top and Christmas button
  6.  Pair of oven mitts
  7.  Small hostess gift
  8.  Pie or casserole carrier
  9.  Sewn, knitted, or crocheted article for living room.
  10.  Door hanging
  11.  Angel wall hanging




  1. Child’s growth chart
  2.  Child’s fancy headband
  3.  Article made from sewing scraps to reflect the Fair Theme “There’s Still a Taste of Country”
  4.  Recycled article-show photo of original item
  5.  Doll quilt
  6.  Bib
  7.  Two mug rugs-6” square
  8.  Elsie Horsburgh Memorial Special– knit hats for preemies- 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 SUSAN HUNTLEY, REMAX REALTY.


High Point Special- Susan Huntley, Remax Realty: High point winner, $25. 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

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Cattle Show Entry Form

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Welsh Pony Entry Form

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Canadian Horse Entry Form

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