Mar 29-Apr 3: Spring Fling Fun

Don't forget to tag us in your posts on Facebook or Instagram! #StayingActiveinTheGrove

Sunday, March 29: Flower Scavenger Hunt!
We need your participation for this to be successful! Please leave the flowers up throughout the week.
  • Step 1: Please color, draw, or print a picture of a flower.
  • Step 2: Put the picture up in your window (or anywhere on your property).
  • Step 3: If you have a Facebook, comment in the thread on Sunday where your neighborhood is.
  • Step 4: Go for a walk around your neighborhood to find as many flowers as you can!
  • Step 5: Post pictures of you or your family out on the hunt and tag #StayingActiveinTheGrove!
Monday, March 30: Build a Sandcastle!
It's Spring Break week and we're dreaming of being on the beach! Build a sandcastle with items only found at your home. Where did you go on your pretend Spring Break?! Let's see your sandcastles! 
  • Take a picture of your sandcastle and submit it on the FB thread on Monday or email it to to enter into the contest
  • Keep an eye out for the voting link on Thursday to vote for your favorite castles. Voting open Thurs-Fri at 10AM.
  • The top sandcastles will be revealed on Friday after 12PM.

Sandcaslte Winner: Cole's Castle!

Coles Castle
Tuesday, March 31: Hilarious Bingo!
  • Click this link for your funny Bingo HERE.
  • Complete 5 tasks to get a Bingo - enjoy!!
Wednesday, April 1: April Fools Pranks!!
  • Click this link to find fun pranks to play on your kids or spouses HERE!
Here are some fun ones listed on the link:
  • Put a live looking lizard, snake or spider in the mailbox and tell your kids to get the mail. Make sure to catch their reaction on video and share it with us!
  • Make a bunch of "Brown E's" by cutting out E's out of brown paper, put them in a pan and cover it. Call your kids to the kitchen and tell them you made brownies for them! 
  • Make them a special lunch!
Thursday, April 2: Thinking Activities!
  • Click the link for the a fun Maze HERE.
  • Click the link for the April Word Search HERE.
Friday, April 3: Funny Friday!
  • Create a funny meme with one of the three images below by taking a screen shot of the picture and typing over it with your own meme!
  • Send it to to share!
  • Share with us on Facebook @CottageGroveParksandRecreation and tag #StayingActiveinTheGrove
Patrick Meme Template Pic
Shaq Meme Template Picsmall