Six Sox Challenge Fundraiser- This sounds simple but is a real winner with children. Peg six coloured socks on a line and pop a cheap toy or a few sweets in each. Kids can feel but not look inside the sock. They can keep whatever is in the sock they choose. Simply refill the socks after each go. You can of course use more than six socks
In The Guardian, Alexis Petridis penned a fantastic reflection on the UK’s scary public information films of the 1960s to 1980s. For more than 60 years, the government’s Central Office of Information (COI) created FUD-fostering films about talking to strangers, playing with matches, sticking things in electric outlets, rabies, slippery floors, etc. The COI was shut down last week due to funding cuts.
Cleverly Folded Knitting Patterns - What could be simpler than these quick projects? Just as in origami, all you have to do is knit one flat piece, in most cases just a rectangle or square, then fold it into a bag, a shrug, a toy and more. Let your creativity go by trying different knitting stitches.