Creating scarecrows for contest

Posted September 12, 2013 at 2:22 pm

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Sue Higman (l) and Barbara Johnson, both of Akron, are creating their scarecrows for the 13th annual Great Akron Scarecrow Festival & Contest, which will be held from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 21. Scarecrow making contestants compete for $600 in cash prizes in three categories: Preschool – Grade 5; Grades 6-12; and Adults. Details of the contest and past winners’ photographs are available at The festival also features homemade foods, kids’ games and activities and more than 50 vendors.

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