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Here is a list of 75 cool activities you can do with your Big or Little. They were put together by Paula and Chelsea from MENTORrific Women! Taking a Girl Under Your Wing.

  1. Play cards together

  2. Play games together

  3. Play catch / Frisbee

  4. Plan & cook a meal together

  5. Do errands together

  6. Fly a kite together

  7. Watch and discuss a movie

  8. Hang out and talk

  9. Listen to and discuss an audio book

  10. Do research on the internet together

  11. Plan and plant a garden together

  12. Go bike riding or inline skating together

  13. Take a walk together

  14. Walk your dog together

  15. Eat at a restaurant

  16. Play sports together

  17. Learn how to do laundry

  18. Attend a sports event

  19. Attend a concert

  20. Learn a musical instrument together

  21. Learn to iron clothes together

  22. Write a story together

  23. Go on a picnic together

  24. Get a library card and check out some books

  25. Take photographs together

  26. Use a computer software program together

  27. Talk about your first job

  28. Learn to read a map and use one traveling

  29. Give your Little a tour of your workplace

  30. Introduce your Little to your family and family gatherings

  31. Sell or buy something on eBay together

  32. Gather up items to donate and deliver to the Salvation Army

  33. Buy a small amount of stock together and watch the reports

  34. Do woodworking together

  35. Go window shopping together

  36. Plan a trip to a home remodeling store

  37. Make a list and go grocery shopping together

  38. Wash the car together

  39. Play miniature golf together

  40. Spend time watching and talking about a TV show

  41. Rent a DVD and make popcorn together

  42. Take turns listening to favorite music

  43. Sing along with car radio songs

  44. Read a book out loud together

  45. Go the the zoo and count the different animals

  46. Go the the different museums in your town

  47. Make cookies, popsicles or cupcakes

  48. Just listen and listen and listen

  49. Get a manicure or pedicure

  50. Get a haircut together

  51. Do homework together

  52. Tell each other grandparent stories

  53. Tell funny childhood stories

  54. Create a super hero costume and take pictures of each other

  55. Talk about your first love

  56. Volunteer for a community project

  57. Practice counting money and making change

  58. Get an ice cream cone together

  59. Invite your Little to job shadow you

  60. Introduce your Little to someone doing the work they fantasize about

  61. Go swimming at the local pool

  62. Show your Litttle how to make simple sewing repairs

  63. Learn how to polish shoes together

  64. Create a resume together

  65. Fill out job applications together

  66. Tour a collage campus and learn how to enroll

  67. Fill out financial aid applications

  68. Fill out collage applications

  69. Talk about having a personal budget and how to make it work

  70. Figure out how to program and electronic device

  71. Go to a book signing or author reading

  72. Learn how to take care of pets

  73. Learn a hobby together

  74. Learn and practice bike repair

  75. Write thank you notes for birthday or Christmas presents

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