Youth Lego Contest Information

Youth, ages 3 to 12, are invited to participate in the LEGO Contest. Participants will be given a maximum time of 30 minutes to assemble their LEGO project. You will need to bring your own LEGOS and a base on which to put your entry. No portion of the project may be assembled prior to the contest. Table space to work will be provided. Judges will be observing and asking questions as the projects are assembled.

Judging will be based on creativity of the project, ability to answer questions, completed project within time allowed and participant brought supplies needed. Participants may win first place in each age category more than once, but not two years in a row.

The age categories are: Age 3 to 4: using DUPLOS or LEGOS Age 5 to 6: using DUPLOS or LEGOS Age 7 to 8: using LEGOS Age 9 to 12: using LEGOS

Prizes will be awarded in each age category. 1st place: $30.00 Watertown Bucks, 2nd place: $20.00 Watertown Bucks, and 3rd place:$10.00 Watertown Bucks.

Pre-registration is required. Do so early, as space is limited. Return this registration form by Monday, February 6 to the Codington County Extension Office, 1910 West Kemp Ave, Watertown, SD 57201.

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Youth Lego Contest 2017 Winners

Twenty-eight youth participated in the 2017 Youth LEGO Contest held during the Watertown Winter Farm Show. Award winners in each category were:

Ages 3 to 4:

First place - Ella Wookey, Clark
Second place - Henry Haerter, Hosmer

Ages 5 to 6:

First place - Eben Wurgier, Watertown                    
Second place - Paige Oppelt, Goodwin                    
Third place - Jackson Konda, Sherman

Ages 7 to 8:

First place - Eliza Wurgier, Watertown
Second place - Hunter Peterson, Watertown 
Third place - Kaden Wokey, Clark

Ages 9 to 12:

First place - Theodore Haerter, Hosmer
Second place -  Carter Locke, Wilmot
Third place - Lucy Walker, Watertown