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Donut Snowmen Craft/Recipe

This donut snowmen idea for Cub Scouts is both a craft and a snack. Make them out of powdered sugar donuts, some pretzels, and a few other easy to find ingredients.

It is easy for your Cub Scouts to make and only takes a few minutes. You could even use this as a gathering activity.

Donut Snowmen

These cute doughnut snowmen are easy to assemble and fun to eat.


  • 3 small powder sugar donuts
  • 3 thin pretzel sticks
  • a few mini chocolate chips
  • tube of red decorator icing not the gel, can share this item


  • Put a donut on a plate and stick a pretzel stick through the hole in the middle of the donut.
  • Stack two more donuts on top, pushing the pretzel stick through them as you go.
  • You should now have a stack of three donuts with a pretzel stick in the middle holding them together. Add two more pretzel sticks as arms.
  • Push in mini chocolate chips for a face and buttons. (This was the most difficult part. Push them all the way in so they don’t fall out.)
  • Use the red icing to make a hat on top.
  • Admire.

Donut Fishing Game

This donut fishing game will get everyone laughing. It is only a little messy, so it can easily be done indoors. The basic idea is that a person must eat a donut off of a string. There is also a challenge version of this game.

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Cub Scouts love to cook. There are several Cub Scout adventures related to cooking. And even if you aren’t working on an adventure, helping to prepare a healthy and fun snack or meal promotes independence. And it might also encourage a Cub Scout to try something new.


One response to “Donut Snowmen Craft/Recipe”

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    Sauquoit Pack 50

    Will be making at or pack meeting this week. We have 65 scouts…. Awesome activity and snack!

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