Pinewood Derby Race
Summary: Open to all Scouts and non-Scouts who would like to race their pinewood derby car against other Scouts from across the state.
Participation: All ages
Register: Registration Form
Eagle Scout Project of the Year
Summary: Simon Kenton Council is searching for outstanding Eagle Scout Project of the Year. Scouts completing their Eagle project in 2012 or 2013 are invited to submit a poster presentation to be on display at the Ohio State Fair on Sunday August 4. Various projects will be selected for recognition.
Participation: Any Eagle Scout who completed a project in 2012 or 2013
Register: Registration Form
NEW BSA ADVENTURE SUMMIT AT THE OHIO STATE FAIR
The Ohio State Fair has been a favorite family tradition since 1850 and this summer the Boy Scouts will unveil a BSA Adventure Summit, offering numerous activities and fun for the family in the fair's Youth Center. Each day (July 24-August 4) will feature a different them at the BSA Adventure Summit and exciting events including:
· Mobile Ropes Course
· Climbing wall
· Distracted Driver Simulator
· High-adventure green screen
· Lego car building and racing
· Pinewood derby racing
· Fitness activities with OSU student athletes
· STEM related projects and games
· Flag retirement ceremonies
· Order of the Arrow dancers
· Eagle Scout project recognition
· And MUCH, MUCH MORE!!!!
You'll want to come back for more than one day as new projects and activities are offered throughout the fair!
We are seeking volunteers who can help run the activities in the BSA Adventure Summit and serve as enthusiastic scouting ambassadors for the public. The BSA Adventure Summit will be open from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily. Volunteer shifts are 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. | 4-8 p.m. and each shift will require at least five volunteers. Due to the nature of the activities, volunteers must be 16 years of age or older, and two adults at least 18 years of age or older will need to be present at the BSA Adventure Summit at all times.
Volunteers committing to a four-hour shift will receive a fair entrance pass, meal ticket, commemorative patch and great family and scouting memories!
If you have questions about the Fair or the volunteer registration process, please contact:
Boy Scout Fair Chair: Matt Mowrer, firstname.lastname@example.org
Staff Advisor: Ken Ruppel, email@example.com
We're using VolunteerSpot (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to organize volunteers at the BSA Adventure Summit at the Ohio State Fair!
Please review and sign-up for a volunteer role - here's how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Click on the Volunteer Spot button below or click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/6XMHGb
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)
3. Sign up! Choose your spots - VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!
Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually.