Appreciation Night 2016

Grant McLaren, President of the Drumbo Agricultural Society welcomed all to the Drumbo Fair Appreciation Night held Friday, October 14th. Sponsors, directors, volunteers and the fair’s award winners gathered for a social evening. A slideshow featuring the 2016 fair was shown while guests enjoyed wine and cheese and other goodies.

The grand champion quilts were on display. Quilt, hand quilted was made by Bernice Dickout and the quilt, machine-quilted was made by Sharon Reeve.

Ross Harrington is the recipient of the OAAS Service Diploma for long and meritorious service to the Drumbo Agricultural Society.

Grant thanked the many sponsors who contribute so much toward the success of our fair. Volunteers were recognized for their contribution to the success of the 2016 fair.

Presentation of plaques, awards and medallions followed. Presentations were made by the convenors and chairpersons of each area. Photos were taken for the Ayr News and a social time followed.

2016 Fair Champs

Cecil Wells
Heavy Horses: 4 Horse Hitch
Sean Reinhart
Beef Cattle: Champion Bull
Robert Darby
Beef Cattle: Champion Female
Sean Reinhart
Beef Cattle: Breeder's Herd Champion
Bernie Pynenburg
Corn: Champion
Keith Elmes
Hay and Silage: Champion
Marian Hughes
Vegetables and Fruit: Champion
Marian Hughes
Cut Flowers: Most Points
Siiri Fortey
Floral Design: Most Points
Pat Gillespie
Plants and Flowers: Champion
Marian Hughes
Baking, Canning, etc: Champion
Carol Williams
Handicrafts: Most Points
Marian Hughes
Celebration Corner: Most Points
Theresa Gurney
Machine Sewing: Most Points
Marion Piggott
Golden Age: Most Points
Mary Spencer
Knitting: Most Points
Sandy Reeves
Crochet: Most Points
Sandy Reeves
Afghan: Champion
Bernice Dickout
Quilt, hand-quilted: Champion
Sharon Reeve
Quilt, machine-quilted: Champion
Gerri Korec
Photography: Most Points
Brenda Lawlor
Photography, coloured: Champion
Brenda Lawlor
Photography, black & white: Champion
Asher Morrison
Pre-School: Most Points
Elsie Robertson
JK and SK: Most Points
Ben Tindale
Gr 1 and 2: Most Points
Laureen Tindale
Gr 3 and 4: Most Points
Alyssa Routley
Gr 5 and 6: Most Points
Alyssa Modry
Gr 7 and 8: Most Points
Ethan Low
Gr 9 to 12: Most Points
Lauren Tindale
School Fair to Gr 8: Champion


Judges’ Choice Awards

Marian Hughes
Cut Flowers
Siiri Fortey
Floral Design
Junia Hofer
House Plants
Drumbo & District Heritage Society
Jacob Shannon



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