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Marais des Cygnes District

4-H Club Day

The Marais des Cygnes District 4-H Club Day is an annual competition which features events in Public Presentations, Parliamentary Presentations and Talent Presentations.  4-H’ers can compete in group and individual events.  Below are the events offered and the guidelines and scoresheet for each event. 

Club Day is February 22, 2020 at the Prairie View Middle School

 

Pre-registration is due for each event. 

Pre-registration can be found at:

Individual Events

Group Events

Entries are due by February ?, 2020 at midnight!

 

4-H Club Day Event Overview 2020

Model Meetings: club event in which you present a mock club meeting. Model Meetings are judged on correct parliamentary procedure.
            Guidelines & Score Sheet

Gavel Games: Team Event of 4-5 members who present a parliamentary procedure presentation.
            Guidelines & Score Sheet
            Gavel Games Handbook

Demonstrations & Illustrated Talks: Individual or Teams of 2 4-H’ers show or tell how to do something. 
Guidelines & Score Sheet
4-H Demonstrations Fact Sheet: https://www.bookstore.ksre.ksu.edu/pubs/4H980.pdf
4-H Illustrated Talks Fact Sheet: https://www.bookstore.ksre.ksu.edu/pubs/4H982.pdf

Project Talks: Individual talk about a project you are enrolled in. Only for 7-13 year olds.
Guidelines & Score Sheet
4-H Project Talk Fact Sheet: https://www.bookstore.ksre.ksu.edu/pubs/4H979.pdf

Public Speaking: Individual speech around a given topic that are persuasive, entertaining, informational or inspiring.  Only for 14-18 year olds.
Guidelines & Score Sheet
4-H Public Speaking: https://www.bookstore.ksre.ksu.edu/pubs/4H983.pdf

Multimedia Presentations: Individual or teams of 2 who use electronic visual aids. (ex. Powerpoint, Prezi, Video).
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Oral Interpretation/Readings: Individual or duo dramatic presentations that are readings from a book or written work.  No Costumes allowed.
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Impromptu: Individual presentation about a topic that is drawn that day.  No prior prep needed.
Guidelines & Score Sheet
Sample Topics  (These Topics may not be the ones used at 4-H Club Day)

Historical Speech: An Individual speech that is a portion of a speech given by someone else in a historical setting.
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Career Exploration Presentation: NEW!! Research a Career; then write a 1-page essay and present a 3- minute speech on that career.
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Show & Share:  Non-competitive event for Cloverbuds (ages 5-6).  They bring something into share with the judge. (Can be a toy, craft, etc).
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Instrumental & Piano Solos
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Vocal Solo
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Instrumental Ensemble, Bands & Orchestras
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Vocal Ensemble and Chorus
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Solo Dance
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Ensemble & Group Dance
Guidelines & Score Sheet

One-Act Play
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Skit
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Solo/Duo Acting: Individual or team of 2 who present a skit or monologue.
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Solo/Duo Novelty: Individual or team of 2 who present a novelty (ex. musical freestyle with dog(s), stunts, pantomime, puppets, marionettes, ventriloquist acts, baton routines, gymnastic routines, folk music without a score, stand-up comedy, or other types of talent.)
Guidelines & Score Sheet

Group Novelty: Group of 3 or more who present a novelty (ex. musical freestyle with dog(s), stunts, pantomime, puppets, marionettes, ventriloquist acts, baton routines, gymnastic routines, folk music without a score, stand-up comedy, or other types of talent.)
Guidelines & Score Sheet