Navy Yard Inspired Fun & Free Stay-At-Home Activities

by Navy Yard
April 15, 2020

Categories: Community, Fun,

Reload your roster of stay-at-home activities to entertain your family with these Navy Yard inspired DIYs, adventure sheets, and coloring pages for your kids, your spouse, and inner-child!

1. DIY Origami Boat

In 2018, we celebrated our first Bring Your Child to Work Day, offering inflatables, pinata bashing, and arts & crafts with a DIY Origami Boat lesson! While at home improve your fine motor skills with these steps to folding your own Origami Boat. Download the instructions here.

2. Navy Yard Adventure Sheets

Challenge your kiddos to complete all 5 of this adventure sheets — better yet make the sheets a timed-competition to see who can complete them the quickest! Download the adventure sheets here.

3. DIY Pushpin Pinwheel

Already mastered the Origami Boat, put your newly developed motor skills to the test with this DIY Pushpin Pinwheel from our 2019 Bring Your Child to Work Day! Download the instructions here.

4. Navy Yard Coloring Sheets

Made for the Navy Yard by the talented artist Kathryn Holeman Art and Design, inspire your child to get colorful and crafty with these imagistic sense found around the Navy Yard! Download the coloring sheets here.

5. Navy Yard Coloring Sheets – Adult Edition

What once was an activity that kept so many of us entertained as children, has now resurfaced as a trend adults love. Take some time to unplug and day-dream while coloring nautical elements inspired by the Navy Yard! Download the adult coloring sheets here.

6. Navy Yard Stay-At-Home Photo Challenge

Share a photo of your creations on social media, tagging the Navy Yard on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and use #discovertheyard for a chance to win a Navy Yard Prize Pack!