Our county fair has come and gone. Lessons were learned, tears were shed, sleep was lost, awards were won, and fun was had.
I grew up always going to the Cowley County Fair. I helped my grandma run the open class art department and always entered baking and art. The carnival rides and grandstand events were a huge hit and, as I got older, I loved running around the fairgrounds with my friends.
When most people think of the county fair, usually 4H comes to mind. Well, I was only in 4H for one year when I was 10, so the fair and 4H didn’t really sync together in my mind. Continue reading “5 Lessons Learned from 4H and the County Fair”