A great week of activities at South Lodge, everyone welcome!

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A great week of activities at South Lodge, everyone welcome!

Monday
31st October

11am Pumpkin carving with Sabera in the Activity Room

After lunch on Beacon Knoll: Make chocolate coated apples with Sabera and Jayne

3pm NEW NEW NEW!!! Halloween game of “Apple Bobbing” with Jayne and Sabera in Reception

4.15pm Jayne spends 1 to 1 time with individuals
7pm In the downstairs lounge area a musical

Performance by Hugh Dent with Jayne

Tuesday
1st November

10.15am Depart Reception with Jayne to the monthly Parkinson’s Group in Oadby

11am join Laura in the downstairs lounge area for some ten pin bowling

After lunch on Beacon Knoll: Diva salt dough making with Jayne

2pm-2.30pm Our Toiletry shop will be open with Katy, just outside the Activity Room

2pm join Laura and our volunteers Meghna and Preeya to take the sweet “Penda” to celebrate Diwali

3.15pm Pool playing with Jayne (just outside the Activity room)

3.15pm Depart Reception with Katy to the Attenborough Arts Centre on Lancaster Road to see their latest exhibition and visit their café

7pm join Katy in the Activity Room to continue on with our Shakespeare lecture

Wednesday
2nd November

Our complimentary therapist Claudene will be here today  10am until 12noon and then 1pm until 3pm.

11.15am Morning art and craft session with Katy in the Activity Room

1.30pm NEW NEW NEW!!! join Katy and our volunteer Kowshika in Reception for our Henna hand painting session to celebrate Diwali

2pm In the Lounge Race Day –Canapes and bubbles

2pm-3pm join Laura for our storytelling session this afternoon, with Storyteller Nicky in the Activity Room

3.30pm Poetry reading with Katy

4pm Our Volunteer Isabela will be visiting individual resident rooms to play her violin, with Laura

7pm proverb challenge with the Receptionist

Thursday
3rd November

Alicia our hairdresser will be in today
Before lunch on Beacon Knoll: make personalized placemats with Jayne

11am Reminiscence discussion with Laura in Reception

After lunch on Beacon Knoll: “Penda” making to celebrate Diwali with the Beacon Knoll staff team
1.45pm Card games with Jayne in the downstairs lounge

2pm Our Avon representative Emma will be here this afternoon in Reception, with Laura

3pm join Jayne in the Activity Room to make some salt dough divas (tealight holders)

4pm Laura spends 1 to 1 time with individuals

7pm The Reminiscence Newspaper will be handed out by the Receptionist

Friday
4th November

Bonfire Night themed reminiscence DVD and discussion with Jayne

11am Scrabble with Laura in the downstairs lounge
After lunch on Beacon Knoll: Impromptu singalong session with Jayne – with Bonfire Night themed songs

1.30pm Katy spends 1 to 1 time with individuals

1.45pm Games afternoon with Laura in the Reception

3pm join the activities team for our weekly afternoon tea in Reception

7pm crossword with our Receptionist

Saturday
5th November

11am join Laura in Reception for our Fire themed word challenge

After lunch on Beacon Knoll: Bonfire night themed art session with Laura

3pm join Laura in Reception for our Chocolate Fountain afternoon to celebrate Bonfire Night

From 6.20pm watch Strictly Come Dancing and enjoy a Gin and Tonic in the downstairs lounge

Sunday
6th November

11am The Reminiscence newspaper will be handed out by the Receptionist

2pm Film Afternoon in the downstairs lounge area- Today’s film will be “The Towering Inferno” starring Steve McQueen and Paul Newman

7.15pm watch the results show of Strictly Come Dancing in the downstairs lounge, with a hot chocolate topped with marshmallows served by the Receptionist

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