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Midway District

Midway Extension District #15

Ellsworth Office:
210 N. Kansas
Suite #1, Courthouse
Ellsworth, KS 67439
785-472-4442  

Russell Office:
309 S. Fossil
Russell, KS 67665
785-483-3157

Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12-1)

Favorite Foods Show

The Favorite Foods Show generally held the fourth Sunday of January at 2:00p.m. at the Russell County 4-H Building.

The 2018 Favorite Foods Show will be Sunday, January 21st.
Recipes are due to the Extension Office by January 12th - they can be dropped off at either office or emailed to Sheila at sheilat@ksu.edu. 

It is a FUN, educational experience about the 4-H member's favorite food.  The 4-H member should concentrate of the following:

  • nutritional value of their favorite food
  • nutritional balanced menu
  • suitable for the occasion selected
  • table setting - appropriate for your favorite food
  • knowledge and understanding of food preparation

This is a consultation Based judging, so knowledge is key!!! 

Categories to Participate In:

  • Appetizer / Starter / Snack
  • Main Dish
  • Side Dish
  • Dessert

All you have to do is select your favorite food item, place it in a category, build a meal menu that would include your favorite item, and set the table appropriately for one! 

What you need to bring:

  • Your Favorite Food
  • Copy of the Recipe to be displayed
  • Menu designed by the 4-H member that your favorite food is being served with 
  • Card Table, Table Cloth, and any Center Pieces you wish to use
  • Table setting for one and any utensils needed to serve your Favorite Food

Recipes are required to be turned into the Extension Office, as your entry and also to go into the "Favorite Foods Show Recipe Book".

Midway District 4-H Favorite Foods Show Handbook

                   2017 Favorite Foods Show - January 22, 2017
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Michelle Beran

4-H Youth Development Agent
309 S Fossil
Russell, KS 67665
785-483-3157
mberan@ksu.edu

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