Lane County Fair

It is almost that time of year again, Lane County Fair! Nelda, one of our EMQG members & current Bee Keeper, is the Textile Coordinator for the fair. She is still looking for volunteers to help with set up, the actual fair as well as taking down. Nelda works very hard every year to ensure everything goes smooth, but cannot do it alone - if you have even a few hours to spare it would be a great help! 

Here are the volunteer shifts/times:


Monday - July 14: 9am to 4pm
Help set up tables and receive entries 

Tuesday - July 15: 9am to 4pm
Arrange entries for judging 

Wednesday - July 16: 8:30am to when judging is over
Help present entries to judges

Thursday - July 17: 9am to 4pm
Start displaying entries 

Friday - July 18: 9am to 4pm
Start displaying entries 

Saturday - July 19: 9am to 4pm
Start displaying entries 

Monday - July 21: 9am to 4pm
Start displaying entries

Tuesday - July 22: 9am to 4pm
Finish displaying entries


July 23 - 26:
11am to 3pm 
3pm to 7pm
7pm to 10:30pm
Host Monitors

Sunday - July 24: 11am to 3pm
Host Monitors


Sunday - July 27: 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Start taking down

Monday - July 28: 9am to whenever it is done
Getting entries ready for release and putting everything away  

You do not need to be able to work an entire shift, it is best if you can commit to the full time, but any time is more than appreciated! If you see a 9am to 4pm shift, and can work 9am to noon, etc. please still contact us! 

Please either email EMQG or contact Nelda directly to sign up:



Paper entry deadline: June 27
Online entry deadline: July 9
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