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Ohio State University Extension


State Fair 4-H Non-Livestock Guidebook




Clothing Days

Tuesday, August 2 - Thursday August 4

State Fair Clothing Award Application

State 4-H Fashion Board Application 

Information about clothing days:

Creative Arts Day I


Thursday, July 28


Creative Arts Day II

(cake decorating)

Tuesday, August 2


Communication Days 

Wednesday, Aug 3- Thursday, Aug 4

Companion Animal Day

Friday, July 29


Dog Activities    
Engineering - Tractor Day 

Friday, August 5


Parts ID and courses for state fair event

Engineering - Welding Day


Friday, July 29

Takes place in the Ag Engineering Building on the OSU Campus
Engineering Excitement Day

Saturday, July 30

Family Life Day - Child Development

Thursday, July 28

Family Life Day - Genealogy

Thursday, July 28


Food & Nutrition Days


Tuesday, Aug 2 - Thursday, August 4

Food and Nutrition Portfolio Interest Areas
Health & Safety Skit Contest

Wednesday, July 28

Health & Safety Speaking Contest

State Contest

Wednesday, July 27


County Participant Letter

Qualifying Events:

  • Wooster - Buckeye Agricultural Museum - July
  • Columbus - 4-H Center - June 28
Health Day Wednesday, July 27  
Home Decorating and Design Day

Thursday, July 28

International Day


Cancelled for 2022
Junior Fair Ag/Hort Show    
Junior Fair Horse Show    
Leadership Day

Sunday, July 31

Shooting Sports Public Speaking & Demonstration Contest

Friday, August 5


Shooting Sports Public Speaking Contests Registration Form
Natural Resources Shooting Sports Day

Saturday, August 6


Natural Resources Day

Thursday, August 5

4-H PetPALS Day  

Score Sheet

Entry Form

Photography Day

Saturday, July 30

Quilt Day

Wednesday, July 27

STEM Day Saturday, July 30  
Self-Determined Project Day

Sunday, August 7

Woodworking Day

Monday, August 1

Woodworking Guidelines

Workforce Preparation Day Virtual Workforce Preparation Day Registration Form virtual