4-Hers participated in a Fashion Revue in the 4-H Youth Building at the Chautauqua County Fair. They were able to model the clothing items that they made in the 2022-2023 4-H year.

4-Hers participated in a Fashion Revue in the 4-H Youth Building at the 2023 Fair

Fashionable Fun

DUNKIRK, NY (July 21, 2023) - -Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua members have a variety of projects on display in the 4-H Building. The 4-H building is a showcase of the projects created by talented 4-H members; these items are on display all week. The 4-H Building was very busy Wednesday as county fair goers had a chance to enjoy a number of youth and adult activities. 4-H members listed below also gave public presentations in the 4-H Building from 1:00pm-3:00pm on a variety of topics.

Ava -Carmella Valone, Country Critters 4-H Club, Gianna Valone, Country Critters 4-H Club, Serenity VanVleck, Country Critters 4-H Club, Caitlyn Kriner, Sherman Kountry Kids 4-H Club, Bryce Skarzenski, Sherman Kountry Kids 4-H Club, Braelynn Mistretta, Levant Live Wires 4-H Club all received Blue Ribbons today for their excellent presentations.

4-H youth Clothing and Textiles Project members took the opportunity today to show-off their latest creations in the 4-H Youth Fashion Revue and Mannequin Modeling display.

Tuesday’s Fashion Revue Participants: Landen Ellsworth, Logan Ellsworth, Mackenzy Graziano, Brant Joy, Drake Joy, Myra Rose Joy, Ava-Carmella Valone, Gianna Valone, Serenity VanVleck, Garrett Lesch, Malcolm Long, River Long, Grace Reid and Kingston Overbeck.

Commentators provided a brief description of each 4-H member’s age, experience, club and clothing items.

Several sewers also offered a Mannequin Modeling show before the Fashion Revue, in the 4-H Building. They were Mackenzy Graziano, Garrett Lesch, Malcolm Long, Ava-Carmella Valone, Gianna Valone, Serenity VanVleck and Grace Reid.

Congratulations to all the winners so far at the Chautauqua County Fair! Good luck to you and everyone else for the rest of the week!!! Keep smiling!

The 4-H Youth Development Program is one of many programs offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County (CCE-Chautauqua). CCE-Chautauqua is a community based educational organization, affiliated with Cornell University, Chautauqua County Government, the NYS SUNY system, and the federal government through the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture. For more information, call 716-664-9502 or visit our website at www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauqua. Cornell University Cooperative Extension provides equal program and employment opportunities.


Lisette Cabrera
4-H Program Coordinator
716-664-9502 ext. 214

Last updated July 21, 2023