Tag Archive: mutual activities

Light the World Advent Calendar Labels

I made these light the world labels to be glued on one of those chocolate advent calendars from IKEA. Each square is 1.2 inches and has one of the challenges from the Light the World campaign that young women could perform on it.  We made these during young women class.  It took me 3 minutes to make at home.  It took the young women less than 10.

Youth Conference Activity Ideas – Steadfast and Immovable

Youth Conference Activities Mosiah 5:15   Building Bridges (Adapted from “Activities That Teach Family Values”, by Tom Jackson) Materials: One bag of miniature marshmallows, 100 toothpicks per team, one soup can per team, a ruler Activity: Divide into teams. Give each team about 75 marshmallows and 100 toothpicks. (Leave the marshmallows out of the bag for about an hour ahead of time, so they will harden slightly and be easier…
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8 Healthy Food Options for Mutual Activities

Cheri V: “Our youth said they wanted more snacks or food at activities in one of our planning meetings. They often have extracurricular activities like band or basketball, ect. between getting our of school and mutual that stops them from really eating before they come to mutual so I can see a need for snacks in our ward.” You’ll love these  kid-tested, leader-approved healthy food options for mutual activities: Vegtables…
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8 Fun October Mutual Activities for Fall Festivals

The weather is getting cooler, and it’s suddenly very nice to be outside!  Autumn is a great time to plan and hold Fun October Mutual Activities. Some of these ideas shared by leaders worldwide will be great for Fall Festivals on a ward or auxilary level. LDS activity ideas for Fall: Glow-in-the-dark Volley ball “We do small pumpkin carving night. We have a Yw Halloween party. We dress up, have games,treats and fun…
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Flour Wars

Mutual Activity ideas

Flour wars is a fun activity that most any youth group can play. It’s kind of like dodge ball. If you get hit by a flour bag, you have to step out of the boundaries, so honestly is involved too. Everyone is divided into teams. The team with the most still in wins. It’s not boys against the girls either. The nylon bags of flour don’t hurt because they don’t…
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Ding Dong Ditching – Mormon Style

Ding Dong Ditching

Ding Dong Ditching (somtimes called Ring and Run) is a neighborhood prank that’s been around for ages. Kids ring the doorbell of a random house and run away, trying not to get caught. But when members of the #MormonMafia do it, we leave a plate of cookies, note,  or other small treat at the door.  Often ding dong ditchers will hid where they can see the reaction of the homeowners when they find…
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Prepare Every Needful Thing – Back to School Mutual activity

I’m a new young women’s president, and I’m planning mutual this week so that I can learn to do it in order to teach the young women to do it later.  This week it’s class activities and I’m teaching Laurels.  Since school started two weeks ago, I’m doing a class on organization that I’m calling Prepare Every Needful thing. We will discuss as a group some of the things that…
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Mia Maid Rose Necklace

Mia Maid Rose Necklace

My daughter who is about to move up from the Beehive class to the Mia Maid class came up with this adorable necklace design.  It’s simple, classy, and easy to make.  She’s awesome! Step One: Assemble Your Materials For this project you’ll need adhesive, pliers one Mia Maid Rose Cabochon Pendant, one jewelry bail, and one jewelry cord. (The rose cabochon, jewelry bail, and jewelry cord are available in our…
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Getting to Know You Game~ Scavenger Hunt for YW

By Ashley We are playing some “Getting to Know You” games for mutual tonight since we have some new YW in our ward. I couldn’t find a “YW/church” related one online. All of them are for school. So thought I would share in case you run into the same problem. :) DOWNLOAD HERE Source:: Apples 4 Bookworms – Ashley