Summer Buckets

Summer Buckets

Kaiya Cronkhite

1. Go Swimming (Obviously)
2. Open your eyes underwater
3. Go on a picnic
4. Go exploring
5. Pull an all-nighter
6. Learn how to make a flower crown
7. Start a summer-long project with your friend(s)
8. Learn a new skill every few days
9. Do nothing (sometimes it’s one of those days)
10. Make muffins (10/10 recommended)
11. Wash your pet (If it will let you anyway)
12. Rate new music with your friends
13. Find/make a tour of Fort Wayne
14.Visit the Botanical Gardens downtown
15. Do a scavenger hunt in Ft Wayne
16. Visit Lakeside Park and Rose garden
17. Go to science central
18. Volunteer at an animal shelter
19. Watch a movie at the Auburn Drive-in
20. Go Geocache
21. Rearrange your room/house
22. Go people-watching (NOT CREEPILY)
23. Watch a movie at the Regal Cinema (The one with the reclining comfy seats)
24.Dress up super fancy with your friends and go somewhere casual
25. Go on a road trip with your friends
26. Make a tie-dye shirt
27. Go check out the brookside mansion (It’s a cool spot for a photo shoot or for artistic inspiration)
28. Go 24 hrs without Internet, Radio, and/or TV
29. Drink water PLEASE
30. Do random acts of kindness
31. Have a BBQ contest
32. Go to every restaurant and rate who has the best fries, nuggets, etc.
33.Bonfire with friends
34.Be bold and confident
35.Escape rooms
36.Sleep under the stars/go stargazing
37.Go-Kart Racing
38.Watch the sunrise/sunset
39.Fort Wayne foods tour
40.Spectrum VR arcade
41.Create a cool hangout spot
42.Compete in a food-eating contest
43.Fight your friends at the Ball Hive
44.Go to Rocket Fizz with your friends
45.Go to Crazy pins
46. Go to Painting fun spot with your friends
47. Camelot Carriage Rides
48. Make Popsicles
49. Take Photo Booth Pictures
50. Make a cake with your friends

Originally printed in the Spartana Issue 8 (May 2021)