The California Mid-State Fair seeks youth board members

The California Mid-State Fair is now accepting applications for its Junior Fair board. Applicants must be between 16 and 20 years old and be a San Luis Obispo County resident.

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. June 17.

The junior board is a volunteer position that serves under the direction of the fair’s Boardof Director’s Junior Fair board committee. Junior members help with the day-to-day operations of the fair, including events such as the Diaper Derby, Tricycle Races and judging. Members also help in the livestock ring, act as ushers in the Main Grandstand Arena and gather market research from fairgoers.

Applications are available at www.midstatefair.com or at the fair’s office at 2198 Riverside Ave. in Paso Robles. Questions can be emailed to merrie@midstatefair.com.

The fair runs this year from July 20 to July 31.