Monthly Archives: October 2015

Join the Rutgers 4-H Urban Youth Garden Club for Pershing Field

Attention Teens & pre-Teens and Adults!! FREE Membership Join theĀ Rutgers 4-H Urban Youth Garden Club for Pershing Field Are you a youth that would like to make a difference in your community? Learn about sustainable gardening and urban beautification? Gain … Continue reading

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Red Ball Day

On the morning of Jan 19, 1921 school children in the Jersey City Heights were excited to see a large red ball raised atop a flagpole at Pershing Field, signalling the official opening of ice skating season.Ā  Since 1914 the … Continue reading

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Plant A Tree, Talk and History Walk

On April 26, 1919 as work on the new Pershing Field over 500 Boy Scouts assembled at the park. As the Boy Scout Fife and Drum Corp played patriotic songs the Scouts proudly marched around the park in front of … Continue reading

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