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Pool Noodle Hacks: Part 3

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It is finally summertime in Ohio!  Summer means we are seeing inexpensive pool noodles in all of the stores especially the dollar stores.  Yes, they are a lot of fun to play with in the swimming pool but did you know that there are dozens of uses for these colorful tubes that are simply ingenious?

Looking for some fun summer activities to do with your family?  Try one or more of these!

Uses for Pool Noodles That Might Surprise You: Family Fun Activities

 

Outside Fun 

  • This is one of my favorites!  Pool noodle rocket flingers!

POOL NOODLE ROCKET FLINGER by Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls

 

  • Back yard ring toss game…

RING TOSS GAME by The Joy of Boys

 

  • Pool noodle target throw…

POOL NOODLE TARGET THROW by The Joy of Boys

 

  • Pool noodle sprinklers for those hot summer days…

POOL NOODLE SPRINKLER by Bite Sized Biggie

POOL NOODLE SPRINKLER by Mommy’s Block Party

 

Indoor Activities

We all know that there will be those rainy days when the kids are stuck inside.  Here are some indoor activities made from pool noodles…

  • Pool noodle race tracks…

RACE TRACK by Family Food and Travel

 

  • Pool noodle ponies…

POOL NOODLE PONIES by Mrs. King Rocks

 

  • Pom-pom shooters…

POM-POM SHOOTERS  by Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails

 

  • Need some quiet time… give the kids some pool noodle quiet blocks…

QUIET BLOCKS  by Lifehacker

 

  • Fishing game…

FISHING GAME  by The Anonymous OT


Looking for more ideas? Look for these library blogs:

Pool Noodle Hacks Part One: Around the House

Pool Noodle Hacks Part Two: Crafts and Decorations