LDS Activity Ideas

A list of hundreds of LDS Activity Ideas!

Family at a BBQ
Jose Luis Pelaez

There are great service and other activity ideas here! Some of the ideas will work better for different organizations: Primary, Youth, Relief Society, Ward, Stake

LDS Service Ideas are on page 2!

LDS Activity Ideas

  1. 72 hour kits
  2. 72 hour survival skills (compass/map reading, knot tying, first aid)
  3. Aerobics class
  4. Anger management
  5. Art appreciation
  6. Attitude adjustment
  7. Auction
  8. Badminton tournament
  9. Ball hockey
  10. Ballroom dancing
  1. Basic mending
  2. Basics of reading music
  3. Basketball
  4. Bath Sachets
  5. BBQ
  6. Beauty tips
  7. Bike ride
  8. Board games (LDS board games here, listed at the bottom)
  9. Bon fire (hot dog/marshmallow roast)
  10. Bowling
  11. Bubble blowing contest
  12. Budgeting
  13. Building self esteem
  14. Calligraphy
  15. Camping
  16. Candy making
  17. Candy wrappers (Chocolate Bars, Mini Chocolate Bars, Gum Wrappers, SoulSavers)
  18. Canning
  19. Canoeing
  20. Car maintenance: how to jump start a car/change a tire/change oil
  21. Card making
  22. Charades
  23. Cheap family vacations
  24. Chili cook-off
  25. Chocolate making/dipping
  26. Christmas advent stories/books (see Christmas Category)
  27. Computer class
  28. Cookbooks (See Refreshment Category)
  29. Cooking with beans
  30. Cooking with honey
  31. Coupon books (chores for family/friends)
  32. Crafts
  33. Creative dating ideas
  34. Creative writing
  35. Crepe/pancake breakfast social
  36. Crime prevention class
  37. Crochet
  38. Crock pot party or class
  39. Cross-stitch
  40. Cultural event (food/items from other cultures/countries)
  41. Curtain making
  42. Dance (ballet, country, tap, swing, square dance, highland, etc)
  1. Dehydrating and/or freezing foods
  2. Dessert contest (judged by primary children)
  3. Drama/play/musical event
  4. Drawing class
  5. Dutch oven cooking
  6. Easy hair cutting
  7. Etiquette/formal dining
  8. Family history (genealogy)
  9. Family Home Evening ideas/kits
  10. Family Home Evening Games
  11. Fashion show (modern/oldies/clothes from scriptures/other cultures)
  1. Fireside (also see LDS Singles: For the Strength of You Presentation)
  2. First aid
  3. Fishing
  4. Floral arranging/silk flower making
  5. Food storage
  6. Football
  7. Fortune cookies (with LDS fortunes!)
  8. Framing family treasures
  9. Freelance writing
  10. Frugal living
  11. Games (Puzzles, Games, Quizzes)
  12. Gardening
  13. Get to know you
  14. Goal setting and achieving
  15. Grand parenting ideas
  16. Growing indoor plants
  17. Guess the picture of each person as a baby
  18. Halloween party
  19. Health
  20. Hike
  21. Historic church trip
  22. History class
  23. History tour
  24. Hold a free musical concert (instruments/choirs/etc)
  25. Hollywood Squares
  26. Home decorating
  27. Home repair
  28. Homemade jam/jelly
  29. Homemade pizza
  30. How to be a self learner (using resources to learn: books, internet, libraries)
  31. How to choose flattering clothing
  32. How to color hair
  33. Instrument class (everyone tries using different instruments)
  34. Internet safety
  35. Internet use for family needs and church callings
  36. Jewelry making
  37. Job preparation (resume writing, interviews, looking for work, etc)
  38. Journal keeping
  39. Knitting
  40. Learning to listen and communicate
  41. Leather working
  42. Make a book (story/coloring book/activity book)
  43. Make a video (many digital cameras take video clips, WinXP comes with video editing software)
  44. Make personalized clocks (example, instructions)
  45. Make Sunday boxes (with things to do on Sundays)
  1. Marriage management (Top 10 Articles on Marriage, Top Marriage Books)
  2. Meal planning class
  3. Mechanics
  4. Meditation
  5. Miniature golf (make your own course)
  6. Missionary letters (see Missionary Shirt Card)
  7. Missionary open house (for friends and family to get to know church members)
  8. Money management (budgeting/saving/retirement/etc)
  9. Music appreciation
  10. Music conducting
  11. Nutrition
  12. Organizational course (how to get organized)
  13. Overcoming fear
  14. Painting
  15. Paper dolls
  16. Paper folding
  17. Parenting ideas
  18. Patriotic class/history of your country
  19. Petting zoo
  20. Photography
  21. Picnic
  22. Pillow making (decorative)
  23. Place mat making
  24. Plant care (fertilizing, transplanting, propagating)
  25. Poetry class (learn to write/read poetry)
  26. Poetry readings
  27. Positive thinking
  28. Potluck meal
  29. Pottery
  30. Preparation for patriarchal blessings
  31. Puzzle party
  32. Quilting
  33. Recipe books (See Refreshment Category)
  1. Recycling course/tips
  2. Redoing furniture
  3. Rock climbing
  4. Roller skating/ice skating
  5. Scavenger hunt
  6. Scrapbooking
  7. Scripture study course
  8. Sculpting class
  9. Self defense
  10. Share spiritual experiences
  11. Shelf making
  12. Sign Language class
  13. Skits (Harried Harriet and the Germinator)
  14. Softball
  15. Stain removing
  16. Story telling
  17. Stress management
  18. Study a foreign country
  19. Sugar cube Temples
  20. Swimming
  21. Teaching children
  22. Tell stories from personal history
  23. Temple preparation
  24. Temple trip
  25. Testimony sharing
  26. Theme parties (medieval, Hawaiian, etc.)
  27. Treasure hunt
  28. Trunk or treat (parking lot Halloween party)
  29. Ultimate frisbee
  30. Visit a museum
  31. Visit an art exhibit
  32. Volleyball
  33. Watch sunrise (tell stories/share testimonies)
  34. Weekend getaway (night out)
  35. Weight training
  36. White water rafting
  37. Wood working
  38. Yoga (or other type of relaxation/exercise)

There are great service and other activity ideas here! Some of the ideas will work better for different organizations: Primary, Youth, Relief Society, Ward, Stake

LDS Activity Ideas are on page 1!

LDS Service Ideas

  1. Adopt a friend/child (do services and activities for/with)
  2. Adopt a pet
  3. Christmas boxes for needy children/families
  4. Clean someone's car (inside and out)
  5. Clean someone's home
  6. Clean the church (inside and outside/grounds)
  1. Cook meals for needy/elderly
  2. Do someone's laundry
  3. Donate blood
  4. Donate clothes/toys/house hold items
  5. Free car wash
  6. Give Christmas trees to needy at Christmas time
  7. Help out at shelters/hospitals/nursing homes
  8. Hygiene kits (for shelters)
  9. Litter cleanup (roads/parks)
  10. Make stuffed toys/dolls for children
  11. Missionary letters and packages(see Missionary Shirt Card)
  12. Organize rides to church for those without transportation
  13. Read to elderly
  14. Service Scavenger Hunt
  15. Singing at hospitals/nursing homes
  16. Story telling to children
  17. Surprise visit (with treats or gifts) to less active
  18. Teach reading to the illiterate
  19. Wash windows (members/church/other buildings/homes)
  20. Yard cleanup (grass/weeds/leaves/snow/etc)