A Walk around Nauvoo
June 2011

“A Walk around Nauvoo,” Friend, June 2011, 22


A Walk around Nauvoo

Take a walk around Nauvoo. The person who visits all five buildings in the fewest number of breaths is the winner.


  1. You will need a coin and a straw. Place the coin on the temple.

  2. Use the straw to blow the coin toward the Lyon Drug and Variety Store (1).

  3. Count the number of breaths it takes until the coin touches at least part of the target.

  4. Repeat the process with the Heber C. Kimball Home (2), Nauvoo House (3), Riser Boot Shop (4), and the Joseph Smith Homestead (5).

  5. The player who uses the fewest breaths wins.

a walk around Nauvoo game

Illustration by Val Chadwick Bagley