Looking for a fun baby shower activity that will create lasting memories? Make an ABC book for the baby! It’s a perfect ice-breaker, but it’s also a low-pressure activity – guests can take their time throughout the shower to color the pages.

Baby’s First ABC Book - Baby Shower Activity

Baby’s first ABC book is a great activity that will include all ages – grandparents, cousins, friends and co-workers. Each guest can sign the bottom of the page that they colored. Guests can also sign their name on the back page of the book. In a matter of hours a lovingly-made ABC book will be completed – and ready to be cherished for years!

Baby’s First ABC Book - Baby Shower Activity


  • Purchase and download the ABC book from our SHOP. Files will be available for download within a couple of minutes from purchase. We offer the ABC book in three different sizes: 4×6, 5×7 and 8.5×11.
  • You can print the pages at home or at your local print shop. We recommend that you use white cardstock.
  • If you purchased 4×6 or 5×7 ABC book, you’ll need to trim the pages – no worries, there are crop marks for easy trimming on every page. You can trim with cutting board/Xacto knife/ruler or you can ask the print shop to do the trimming for you.
  • Color the sign before the baby shower.

You can place the colored pages into a plastic photo album, glue them in a notebook or bound them at a local print shop.

Baby’s First ABC Book - Baby Shower Activity

You can purchase Baby’s first ABC book featured in this post in our SHOP.
Have more than 26 guests? See the Baby’s first 123 book.
Want to draw your own illustrations? See the ABC book – blank version.

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