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Ideas for indoor activities for an employee party

I'm in need of ideas for indoor activities for an end of the season work party for a large group of seasonal employees. [more inside]
posted by a girl and her dog on Apr 3, 2013 - 8 answers

games without reading

We're taking a 5 hour bus trip to and from NYC this weekend. My partner gets car sick from reading; what are some games or activities we can do on the bus that won't make him car sick? [more inside]
posted by horizonseeker on Jan 13, 2013 - 15 answers

How to un-boring my meetings?

What is the most awesome meeting icebreaker / energizer that you have ever heard of and / or participated in? [more inside]
posted by allkindsoftime on Jul 11, 2012 - 32 answers

What are your favorite group games or activities for young kids?

What indoor games or activities would you recommend for entertaining a small group of younger kids during a dinner party? [more inside]
posted by rube goldberg on Nov 29, 2011 - 7 answers

Must entertain a room of adolescents. How?

I will have about 2 hours and probably 20-30 high school students to entertain. Indoors or outdoors. Supplies can be gotten, so long as they're not outrageously involved. Save me!? [more inside]
posted by resiny on Jul 21, 2011 - 8 answers

Ideas for activities for a largeish group of faculty/students

I am on the planning committee of an annual event held by my grad program in which the students and faculty do various activities and performances, play games, and generally make fun of each other. I need some ideas, preferably involving laughter and/or making the faculty do slightly embarrassing stuff. [more inside]
posted by quiet coyote on Mar 28, 2011 - 5 answers

Game recommendations for a Monopoly-obsessed 5 year-old

What games, puzzles, and activities would you recommend for my almost 5 year-old son who is currently obsessed with Monopoly (real life version) and Plants vs Zombies (iOS)? [more inside]
posted by alms on Feb 2, 2011 - 21 answers

Halloween party filter

We're having a neighborhood Halloween party- have lots of ideas for music, food, decorations, but what should we do? There will be adults and kids from one to nine there. [more inside]
posted by leotrotsky on Oct 28, 2010 - 6 answers

My clients sooo like me the BEST...

Group Activities, Games, and Challenges for Adults? (who don't respond well to hokey or woo-woo stuff) That require using teamwork and brainwork? And don't need a lot of money or materials? [more inside]
posted by elleyebeebeewhy on Sep 29, 2010 - 6 answers

Please help me create a list of themes and related activities for children.

I work with kids in an afterschool program ranging in age from 3-10. I'm contemplating having themes for a week where we do a lot of creative activities revolving around the theme. So, one week the theme might be "jungle animals" and we could make animal masks from paper plates, draw animals, make jungle animal puppets and do a puppet show, play a game outside involving jungle animals, read a picture book about jungle animals, etc. [more inside]
posted by booksherpa on Sep 3, 2010 - 11 answers

The great outdoors is one big toybox!

When you were a kid, what games did you play that involved nature? [more inside]
posted by the latin mouse on Jun 2, 2010 - 59 answers

American activities for kids

I’ve volunteered to represent the United States at an international night for 10-13 year old girls. What sort of fun activities that reflect American culture could I organize? [more inside]
posted by emd3737 on Apr 21, 2010 - 25 answers

The most fun way to hold a raffle

Are there more fun ways to give away a variety of prizes at a raffle than just draw names/numbers from a box? ie: gameshow-style, competitions, etc. [more inside]
posted by biwa-shu on Dec 11, 2009 - 5 answers

Help us have fun without The Almighty Cable

Just moved my boyfriend into a new apartment, and he will be unable to afford cable tv for quite awhile. As admitted boob toob junkies, we are quickly running out of things to do when we just feel like being around the house. Suggestions of fun and relatively budget friendly (under $30 to accomplish, preferably with a re-usability factor) activities to do at home, without the magical box. [more inside]
posted by Gonestarfishing on Jul 24, 2009 - 41 answers

Fun adult ESL activities for tutoring or classes

Adult ESL fun activities, for groups and especially for private students. [more inside]
posted by sdis on Mar 5, 2009 - 4 answers

Helps us think of engaging Band Activities!

I'm looking for games and/or activities a cover band can do to actively participate with the audience. [more inside]
posted by unexpected on Jan 7, 2009 - 11 answers

Game Ideas for a Fall Festival

Step right up! I need some fun, cheap games & activities for a fall festival. [more inside]
posted by ThePinkSuperhero on Aug 14, 2007 - 15 answers

How to keep the neighbors entertained?

We have a block party in our (Chicago) neighborhood every year and I've been asked to help with kids' games. I'm not a fan of traditional competitive games. So, I'm looking for some unusual ideas that will appeal to kids and adults alike... [more inside]
posted by jeanmari on May 14, 2007 - 13 answers

English is soooo much fun! Right?

Australian, Indian or Mexican games/activities for children? [more inside]
posted by xanthippe on Jun 14, 2006 - 9 answers

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