Resources - Activity Ideas
Activity Ideas for Matches

Library time! Check your local library for events and activities or just explore the books together

Nature walk, find a local park or trail
Find the best hot chocolate in your town

Rainy Day? Make it a game day! Find a favorite board game or try a new one together

Learn a new recipe using seasonal produce or make one of your favorites

Have a “Good Deed Day” – see how many good deeds you and your Little can do in one day!

Create crossword puzzles about yourselves and take turns completing them
Play in the snow! Make snow angels or a snowman
Create an art project together
Create a scavenger hunt indoors try your local mall or a museum!

Resources Community Partner
Community Partners
Thank you to our partners for offering discounts to matches!

Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shop (Englewood): 20% Family & Friends Discount for Bigs & Littles 

Jenkinson’s Aquarium (Point Pleasant): Half price entry for Little

John F. Peto Museum (Island Heights): Free admission for Bigs & Littles 

A Time to Kiln (Red Bank): Half off studio time for Bigs & Littles

Morristown Game Vault (Morristown): Free entry for Littles

Museum of Early Trades and Crafts (Madison): Free entry for Bigs & Littles

Sweet Tease Tea Room (Belmar): Discount on the entire experience 

Wish Upon A Jar (Point Pleasant): 10% discount for Bigs & Littles 

 

Bigs must show a ‘Bigs ID Card’ and be present with your Little to receive these discounts.

Local businesses interested in partnering with us can send an email to myurkanin@mentornj.org for more details! 

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Bigs keep an eye on your email inbox for updates on future CARES Events including cooking classes, sporting events, live music, fishing trips, food festivals, etc. 

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