One of the biggest worries of party hosts, beside guests going hungry because you ran out of food too quickly, is that guests will get bored. While it’s a given that parents who have gone to one too many kiddie parties have learned how to deal with their boredom or have become self-entertaining, it’s the kids and your child’s friends who are your target market–they’re the ones who need to be entertained.
So how do you keep your little guests from getting bored? An arts and crafts table has always been a mainstay in kiddie parties, and that’s no surprise. It’s good for all ages to do, as long as you know what to make and what materials to present to them. Here are a few ideas to get you started: