Tag Archive: outdoor fun

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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How to Assemble the Young Women Jewelry Kit

Step 1: Get Ready You’ll need: a pair of pliers a candle a piece of scrap paper a Young Women Jewelry Kit The pliers shown above are jeweler’s pliers.  The corrosion makes them look cooler, right?  Needle-nosed pliers will work fine, too.  If you’ve got two sets of pliers, you will want both.  I use a candle in a small tin that I bought at Wal-Mart for around $2.00.  At…
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Ice-Blocking Activity

By JOLLY ROGERS Our YM planned our combined YM/YW activity this week – “Ice-Blocking” They bought a bunch of blocks of ice from the grocery store (they got about a dozen of them, which was perfect because we had about 20 kids show up, so they just took turns). Everyone brought a small towel to sit on (dish towel sizes were too big, hand-towel size is better). The concept was…
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