Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

The Douglas County 4-H positive youth development program is hosting a virtual Gingerbread House Decorating Contest, open to all Douglas County youth ages 5-19. Enrollment in 4-H is not required to participate.

Participants may submit entries either individually or in groups and more than one entry may be submitted. Entries should include a maximum of six photos (front, back, each side, over-head and one with the designers), names and ages of all designers, the title/name of the gingerbread house, an email and mailing address. All entries must be emailed to by 4 p.m. Sunday.

Results will be announced Dec. 23. The judge’s choice award prize will be a pizza dinner gift certificate.

For more information visit or contact Laurie Michaels at 541-236-3042 or

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Erica Welch is the special sections editor for The News-Review, mother of two and a native of Roseburg. She is an alumni of RHS, UCC and Western Oregon University. Contact her at or 541-957-4218.

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