Grandparents often play an important role in the lives of their grandchildren, especially in retirement. Often, retired grandparents are positioned as care givers for the grandchildren while Mom and Dad are at work.

As the children grow, the key to maintaining a strong relationship between the two generations is finding common ground. Discovering similar interests and activities both can participate in can be a great way to achieve this.

The infographic below describes some possible activities, brought to you by a grandchild (now college-aged) who has a very close relationship with his own grandparents.