Social Cheap or Free Summer Activities for Teens
The summer can be a great time to expand your teens social group and interact with new and interesting people.
29. Find local groups on meetup.com.
Meetup.com has all kinds of niche/themed groups that are local. For instance, you may be able to find a book club or a hiking group. Most of the meetup groups are 100% free; however, some special meetings may have a small fee. Be sure to contact the organizer to make sure it’s okay for a teen to join the group and attend meetings.
30. Go old school and get a pen pal.
A quick Google search will get you started with this free summer activity for teens. There are tons of websites that help you connect with friends around the world. You can write letters or exchange emails.
Money Making Summer Activities for Teens
Perhaps, instead of free summer activities for teens you’d like to find summer activities for kids that’ll earn them some green? If so, keep reading!
31. Do chores for rewards.
Okay, chores are never going to be a super popular summer program for kids, but perhaps if you sweeten the deal a little bit? Use this free printable chore chart to keep track of your kiddo’s progress and offer rewards (monetary or otherwise) for good behavior.
32. Get a job.
There are lots of ways kids of all ages (especially teenagers) can make some cash this summer including:
- Do the Kids Need Cash? Here Are 15 Kids Ways to Make Money
- 37 Quick Ways to Earn Cash for Stay at Home Moms – some of these are also great for teens
- 20 Ways on How to Make Money in College
33. Volunteer your time.
Rounding out this list of frugal free summer activities for teens is a great opportunity to give back, potentially learn new skills, and meet new people. Find volunteer opportunities using Volunteer Match.
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Here’s to a fun and frugal summer!