Autumn 2017 Programme
BEAVER NIGHTS AT THE MUSEUM – HISTORY COMES ALIVE!
14th Sept Meeting – WELCOME NEW BEAVERS, Talk about our favourite museums AGE OF THE DINOSAURS (Rob the dinosaur nest/create origami dinosaurs)
21st Sept Meeting – WILD WEST (Lodge activities, archery, tin can alley and making teabag aged Wanted posters!) Museum Maps handout
28th Sept Meeting – MINIATURE ZOO (outside to find mini-beasts for a miniature zoo, make a water filter)
30th Sept VISIT TO FOXLEY LODGE CARE HOME – MILLION HANDS PROJECT – talk about ourselves and read childrens books to the residents
5th Oct Outdoor Meeting – AUTUMN NIGHT HIKE to Foxley Woods – Bring a torch! Hot chocolate for afterwards.
12th Oct Meeting – ANCIENT ROME (Coding activities in Roman Numerals/NSEW in Roman! Making dice for a roman dice game) Issued with Recycling sheets
14th Oct VISIT TO FOXLEY LODGE CARE HOME – MILLION HANDS PROJECT – talk about ourselves and read childrens books to the residents
19th Oct Meeting – THE AQUARIUM (phone numbers in a fish tank, recycling and our oceans) Award Global Issues badges/Joining In badges/Hike badges
26th October – 2nd November 2 WEEK HALF TERM
4th Nov 9th PURLEY & DISTRICT FIREWORKS DISCO – ticketed event
9th Nov Meeting – TEA WITH THE AZTECS (Aztec designs, Potato printing, Cat & Mouse)
12th Nov REMEMBRANCE DAY CHURCH PARADE (St. John the Baptist, Purley)
16th Nov Meeting – PARLIAMENT WEEK (Beavers election night! Hustings and voting on helping residents with Dementia)
18th Nov VISIT TO FOXLEY LODGE CARE HOME - MILLION HANDS PROJECT - reading to the residents
23rd Nov Meeting – EASTER ISLAND (clay modelling Easter Island Heads, Heads & Tails, Lava lamps - please supply small clear plastic bottle/lid)
30th Nov Meeting – WALKING WITH CAVEMEN (Back in time activities, outside campfire)
7th Dec Meeting – VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS (Last meeting this term, Beavers swimming up to Cubs, Badge Awards)
Please Note: We are arranging visits to Foxley Lodge Nursing Home, Higher Drive on someSaturday afternoons (around 2.30pm for an hour)
as part of our Million Hands project.
Every Beaver should attend at least one of these visits in order to achieve a particular part of his/her Personal Challenge as the Beavers focus