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Cub Scouts

Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award

2          Have a picnic at the Fair.  

13        Explore Washington Crossing State Park.

 

Cub Scouting Leave No Trace Awareness Award

2          Practice the frontcountry guidelines of Leave No Trace on this outing.

Academics and Sports Program

Academics Program

Citizenship: Pin

10        The Fair is many events in one. Attend an antique car show with the Mid Jersey Antique Car Club or observe Revolutionary War, Civil War & World War II reenactors.  

Collecting: Belt Loop

3          Many exhibits feature historical collections such as World War II memorabilia and NJ archaeological artifacts.

Heritages: Pin

7          Learn about tracing family records with the Genealogical Society of New Jersey.

Music: Belt Loop

3          Listen to the 18th century sounds of the Practitioners of Musick, 19th century songs sung by Linda Russell, sea chanties with the Sea Dogs or any of the musicians founds throughout the Fair.

Music: Pin

6          The Fair offers numerous musical performances throughout the day.

Wildlife Conservation: Pin

8          The Spirit of the Jerseys Fair takes place at one of New Jersey’s State Parks, Washington Crossing State Park in Titusville. 

Sports Program

Marbles: Belt Loop

2          Practice playing marbles in the 18th/19th century or 20th century game area.

3          Play a game of marbles in the 18th/19th century or 20th century game area.

Marbles: Pin

5          Play a game of marbles in the 18th/19th century or 20th century game area.

            Marbles will be available this year

Tiger Cubs

Achievements

1G       Visit the Johnson Ferry House where you can participate in 18th century domestic chores.

5G       Take a walk along the Continental Lane.

Electives

3          Fun and Games: Participate in a game of marbles or play with a ball and cup.  

22        Picnic Fun: What better place to have a picnic than a beautiful park. Dens and families can bring their own food or purchase food from one of our food vendors.

35        There are many outdoor playing opportunities in the 18TH/19th century and 20th century game areas. Come roll a hoop with a stick, play graces with a friend or participate in a sack race.

Wolf Cubs

Achievements

4f         Visit the Johnson Ferry House where you can participate in 18th century domestic chores.

10c      Take a walk along Continental Lane.

Electives

4c/e      Play a Game: Play ring toss or marbles in the games area

18a/b   Outdoor Adventure: What better place to have a picnic than a beautiful park. Dens and families can bring their own food or purchase food from one of our food vendors. Help plan your family or den’s outing with information on the website at www.njhistoryfair.org

Bear Cubs

Achievements

3b        The Fair includes actor portrayals of several famous Americans. You can learn about George Washington, Sojourner Truth, and others.

3c        Visit the 18th c. Johnson Ferry House and the 19th c. Nelson House. Both will be open for visitation.  

3d        Visit the Johnson Ferry House where you can participate in 18th century domestic chores.  

8d        Learn about Genealogy with the Genealogical Society of New Jersey.

8e        Learn how people used to put out the fires in your community. Help put out a “house-a-fire” with the NJ Fire Museum.

10a      Spend a day exploring five centuries of NJ’s History at the Spirit of the Jerseys Fair.

12c      What better place to have a picnic than a beautiful park? Dens and families can bring their own food or purchase food from one of our food vendors.

12d      The Spirit of the Jerseys Fair is many events in one. Attend an antique car show with the Mid Jersey Antique Car Club, or observe military reenactment groups from the American Revolution, Civil War or World War II.

12e      Help plan your family’s outing with information on the website at www.njhistoryfair.org.

21e      View a model of the Johnson Ferry House. It is on display in the Visitor Center Museum.

Electives

24a      Participate in a program on Native American Indians at the riverfront.  

Webelos

Activity Badge

Citizen

11        Learn about Presidents George Washington and Grover Cleveland. You can even learn Mr. Cleveland’s connection to the Baby Ruth candy bar.

 

 

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