Category: Free Fun Fridays

Play Charades – Free Fun Fridays

Play Charades – Free Fun Fridays

Charades is an oldie, but goodie, and fun for a wide range of ages. Have everyone come up with a range of ideas for others to act out, and write them down on individual scraps of paper, then put them in a container. Separate into teams, and have one...

Go Birdwatching – Free Fun Friday

Go Birdwatching – Free Fun Friday

All you need to go birdwatching is a pair of binoculars, although a field guide to help you identify the various species can be nice too. Head into your backyard, the park or a nature trail and start looking around. It can be pretty surprising to see the variety...

Watch a Building Being Built – Free Fun Friday

Watch a Building Being Built – Free Fun Friday

Most kids love watching any sort of construction going on. It could be a house, a street, a high rise, anything. It’s a fascinating process. If you know of some going on in your area, with a good, safe place to watch for a time, it can be a...

National Park Week – Free Fun Friday

National Park Week – Free Fun Friday

I don’t often post time sensitive things for Free Fun Fridays, but I just can’t resist posting that April 17-25, 2010 is National Park Week, and entry to all National Parks is free during that time. It sounds like a lot of fun for the family. Activities of course...

Bubble Painting – Free Fun Friday

Bubble Painting – Free Fun Friday

This is a fun way to mess around with the paints your kids already have. Kids like blowing bubbles, after all. You’ll need: Bubble solution Tempura paint Straw Shallow bowl Paper Newspaper or other protective covering for work area Put the bowl on your covered work area. Pour in...