Judges needed for 2017 festival in August

The Twins Days Festival Committee is seeking judges to assist with the annual twins contests Aug. 5 and 6 during the 42nd Annual Twins Days Festival in Twinsburg.

The contests begin around noon both days and run until 6 p.m. each evening. Prior experience is not needed to be a judge, however, eligible judges should be at least 18 years old.

For those unable to commit to a full day, the committee will consider those available for half-day shifts (noon to 3 p.m., and 3 to 6 p.m.).

Those interested are asked to contact the Twins Days Committee at volunteer@twinsdays.org. Prospective judges also can email the contest chairs Jason and Scott Malafarina directly at malley001@aol.com and malascott2@aol.com. Include in the subject heading "Twins Days Contest Judges."

To learn more about the contests, the festival's history, or other information, visit www.twinsdays.org.