Investigate the past with historic newspapers and almanacs. We'll learn about the history of Frederick and help you discover your family history and begin a family tree.
Games, Games, Games
On the historic lawn of Rose Hill Manor, Cub Scouts will learn to set up and play croquet and other games that will challenge them to work as a team.
Fountain Rock Park & Nature Center / Catoctin Creek Park & Nature Center
Sharing Your World with Wildlife
Discover the wonderful wildlife that lives in Frederick County. View live animals up close and personal and learn about how animals become endangered or possibly extinct. Scouts will create their own wildlife poster.
American Indian Life
Explore the life of the Piscataway Indian tribe. Through activities and games, learn about their clothing, life-style, diet, and tools. Discover the differences between modern and historic shelters and create model to take home. (Fountain Rock Park & Nature Center Only)
Ballenger Creek Community Building-Teaching Kitchen
Learn how to make oatmeal cookies, make snack for the next den meeting, and prepare one part of your breakfast, lunch and dinner. Make a list of “junk food” and talk about why they are not good for you. Make trail food for a hike, make dessert with an adult and cooking something outdoors with an adult.