Weekly challenges and activities

Week 1 (May 4 - 10)
Family time

Daily activity ideas: Family dance-off, take the dog for a walk, go for a bike ride, play tag, make a meal together, have a family talent show, play board games, do a puzzle

Challenge of the week from Paul Fletcher of Cities 97.1:

  • Make a new meal together as a family.
  • Set a fundraising goal of reaching out to 5 people you know to make a donation to support you.

Week 2 (May 11 - 17)
Sports

Daily activity ideas: Toss a football, play kickball, play catch, toss the frisbee, try a sport you’ve never played before

Challenges of the week:

From Olympian Carrie Tollefson

  • Set up an obstacle course in your driveway or yard.
  • Play red light, green light and have some fun running fast!

From Andrew Janocko, Minnesota Vikings wide receivers coach

  • A passing, kicking and punting contest in the yard or a local park.
  • Races in the back yard, and finish by showing us your best spike or end zone dance!

From Devan Dubnyk of the Minnesota Wild

  • Squats! How many can you do?
  • Don't forget to reach out to your friends and family to support your hard work with a donation.

Week 3 (May 18 - 24)
Get outdoors

Daily activity ideas: Fly a kite, do some gardening, create chalk drawings, go for a bike ride, walk the dog, create an obstacle course with things you find around the house

Challenge of the week from Dr. Marc Gorelick, President and CEO of Children's Minnesota:

  • Do something outdoors everyday.
  • Add some outdoor activities into your normal routine. Dr. Marc Gorelick loves to bike, so this week, he will be biking to work, the grocery store, and just for fun.

Week 4 (May 25 - 30)
Health and wellness

Daily activity ideas: Join a free yoga class online, take 15 minutes to meditate each morning, make a healthy meal, listen to a podcast, read a book, mail a note to a friend or family member

Challenge of the week from The Dude, host on Star Studio

  • Get your body moving by doing a TikTok dance!
  • If you haven't reached your fundraising goal yet, there's still time! Share your pictures and videos with friends and family so they know how hard you're working. Fundraising supports awesome things like Star Studio.