Blaine Huffman (left) Cassidy Huffman and Kate Altwasser ride in the horse drawn wagon faces painted for the occasion.

Blaine Huffman (left) Cassidy Huffman and Kate Altwasser ride in the horse drawn wagon faces painted for the occasion.

Harvest Fair children’s entries soar 20 per cent

Attendance at the Harvest Fair last weekend was about the same as last year says fair president Tammy Tugnum.

Attendance at the Harvest Fair last weekend was about the same as last year says fair president Tammy Tugnum, but entries were well up over last year.

She says exhibits were up by about five per cent and entries in the various categories increased by about eight per cent.

But the real surprise was the huge number of entries in the children’s categories — up by 20 per cent to 447 entries.

She says the Ranch Rodeo and Little Britches were very well attended and people loved the horse drawn wagon rides with the horses wearing their little “bee wings.”

High point winners in the Curling Rink exhibits were as follows. Cheryl Proctor was the grand aggregate winner.

Cut Flowers: Cheryl Proctor. Floral Art: Cheryl Proctor. Potted Plants: Carole Taylor.

Vegetables: GM Phillips. Farm, Field and Produce: Mary Telfer.

Canning: Rosa Lamarche. Home Baking: Cheryl Proctor. Needlework and Sewing:

Shirley Pascas. Quilting: Shirley Pascas. Knitting and Crochet: Darline Pauslius.

Seniors: Darline Pauslius.

Arts and Crafts: Bill Watt.

Wine and Beer: Sid Breckenridge.

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