Posted in January 2012

Australiana Week

Wear: Green and gold, australian flags Play: Thong Toss, Tennis with Fly Swats Watch: Red Dog, Man from Snowy River, Australia, The Castle Listen to: Slim Dusty, Aussie Folk Songs Do: Paint boomerangs, Aussie Concert, Australian Quiz, Australian Map Reminiscence Activity (Have a huge aussie map and have group mark places they have been) Aussie … Continue reading

Are You Lonesome Tonight?

Elvis Aaron Presley was born on this day in 1935. Have a film afternoon – you could show Love Me Tender or something similar and serve milk shakes. If you can find 50’s style ¬†milkshake glasses and straws, all the better. Alternatively you could have a fifties themed day, hire a jukebox, get staff to … Continue reading

Happy New Year

Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man. ~Benjamin Franklin   Facilitate a discussion session about new years resolutions. What are they, what are some common ones, why do people make them, why do people break them, have they made them … Continue reading