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Activities – May 2016

Sunday 1st May

2pm Activities with staff

Monday 2nd May

Bank holiday

2pm Bingo with Victoria

Tuesday 3rd May

2pm Molly Pat dog is here with David

Wednesday 4th May

10am Age UK coffee at ASDA

10am Elaine Hairdresser will be here

2pm In the Groove will be here

Thursday 5th May

2pm Mike Accordion will be here

Friday 6th May

10am Elaine hairdresser will be here

2pm Activities with staff

Saturday 7th May

2pm Activities with Staff

Sunday 8th May

2pm Activities with staff

Monday 9th May

2pm Bingo in the Green Lounge

Tuesday 10th May

10am Daniel Chiropodist will be here

2pm Pilates with Michelle in the Green Lounge

Wednesday 11th May

10am ASDA Age UK (Age Concern) get together

10am Elaine hairdresser is here

2pm Poslips in the Green Lounge

Thursday 12th May

2pm Activities with Staff

Friday 13th May

10am Elaine hairdresser will be here.

2pm Activities with Staff

Saturday 14th May

10am Dementia Friendly Bodmin Town, we will be there with a table, if anyone wants to call in.

Saturday 14th May

2pm New Life Church will be here.

Sunday 15th May

10am Bodmin Ten Tors we have 7 teams walking to raise money for the Cancer Sunrise Centre.

Monday 16th May

2pm Lozena Art Session in the Green Lounge

Tuesday 17th May

10am Roger May Church of England visiting

2pm Molly Pat dog is here with David

Wednesday 18th May

10am ASDA  Age Uk (Age concern) get together.

10am Elaine hairdresser is here in the Red lounge.

2pm David Jobes will be here to entertain

Thursday 19th May

2pm Border Fashions will be bring some clothes.  You do not have to buy but it’s nice to look.

Friday 20th May

10am Elaine hairdresser will be here

2pm Activities with Staff in the Green Lounge

Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd May

2pm Activities with staff in the Green Lounge

Monday 23rd May

10am Ann will be here to do manicures

2pm New Lost threads – sewing group starting

Tuesday 24th May

2pm Arm chair Pilates with Michelle

Wednesday 25th May

10am Daniel Chiropodist will be here

2pm Bingo with Staff in the Green Lounge

Thursday 26th May

2pm Ben will be here to do arm chair exercise

Friday 27th May

2pm Bingo in the Green Lounge with Staff

Saturday 28th  & Sunday 29th May

2pm Activities with staff

Monday 30th May

2pm Bingo with Victoria

Tuesday 31st May

2pm Molly Pat dog will be here with David

2pm MikeTeague Music will be here for the afternoon.

Hopefully we will enjoy the garden this month.  The tubs have been planted up and we have sweet peas and some other varieties.  We need to make sure they have water during the dry days.

Movie Nights – these will happen but not pre-arranged.

Quiz nights – not pre-arranged.

Train trip – will arrange when we know it’s going to be a nice day.

Picnic at the woods – will arrange when we know it’s going to be warm down at Cardinham woods.

Dairy Land to see the animals – I am waiting for Age Concern to come back with some dates for the bus.

Owl sanctuary – we are again waiting for the Age concern bus as it is a larger bus so will cost less per person.

Ann – is our volunteer, she helps with hospital & Doctors appointments.  The car is insured for people to travel with her.

Rodney – is our volunteer, he works in the kitchen and prepares the homemade soups for us.  He then helps with the teas and coffees in the morning.

Julie – is our volunteer she comes in to the laundry and helps to iron all our sheets and put away the clothes.

We really appreciate their help and time that they give to help us with everything we do in the home; they are valued members of our team and always have time for a chat.

We have two people on placement from College and University Joanie and Amy.  They have to do so many hours in a care environment, so we offer this to help them gain experience.

We have got the blue bells in the garden and the magnolia in the bottom garden is in bloom.  Rodney is feeding the birds for us so you can see them on the bird tables.

April 2016 Activity Programme

Friday 1st April

Daniel Chiropodist is here today.

2pm Activities with Staff

Saturday 2nd April

2pm Activities with Staff

Sunday 3rd April

2pm Activities with Staff

Monday 4th April

2pm Bingo with Victoria or staff

Tuesday 5th April

2pm Molly Pat dog will be here with David.

2pm Lorzena – Art Session in the Green Lounge

Wednesday 6th April

10am Elaine Hairdresser will be here

2pm In the Groove will be in the Green Lounge

Thursday 7th April

9.30 Ann will be here to do manicures.

2pm Mike will be playing the Accordion in the Green Lounge

Friday 8th April

2pm Activities with Staff.  Wifit

Saturday 9th April

2pm Activities with staff

Sunday 10th April

2pm Activities & Quiz with staff, Crosswords.

Monday 11th April

2pm Bingo with Victoria

Tuesday 12th April

10.30 Roger May from Church of England.

1.45pm Arm Chair Pilates class with Michelle

Wednesday 13th April

10am Elaine hairdresser will be here

2pm Poslips will be here to sing and entertain us.

Thursday 14th April

2pm Ben will be here to do exercises

Friday 15th April

2pm New Life Church will be here in the Green Lounge.

Saturday 16th April

2pm Activities with Mel – looking at the computer at old

Monday 17th April

2pm Memory Matters – New Discussion Group  in the Red Lounge with Laura.

Please put Names on the list please.

Tuesday 18th April

2pm Molly pat dog is here with David

Wednesday 19th April

10am Elaine hairdresser is here in the Red Lounge

10am Daniel Chiropodist will be here today.

2pm Jayne is back, with her unique way of getting us involved in Music and movement.

Thursday 20th April

2pm Activities with Staff

Friday 21st April

2pm Residents meeting

Saturday 22nd April

2pm Planting up some tubs for the garden.

Sunday 23rd April

2pm Activities in the Green lounge with staff.

Monday 24th April

1.30 Gregory Mann Optician is here to see people due for a sight test.

2pm Lorzena is here to do an ART session in the Green Lounge.

Tuesday 26th April

1.45pm Pilates class with Michelle in the Green Lounge.

Wednesday 27th April

2pm David Jobes will be in to play for us.

Thursday 28th April

2pm Mike Teague will be here to play for us.

Friday 29th April

2pm Activities with Staff in the Green Lounge

Saturday 30th April

2pm Wifit with Mel & Staff in the Green Lounge.

WE ARE WAITING TO HEAR FROM AGE CONCERN  FOR DATES WE CAN BOOK THE BUS.

March Activity Programme

MARCH ACTIVITIES 2016

Tuesday 1st March 2016

2pm – Bingo in the Green Lounge

Wednesday 2nd March

10am – Elaine will be here in our Hairdressing area

2pm – David Jobes will be in the Green Lounge to sing

Thursday 3rd March

2pm Ben Jones – New Exercise class

Friday 4th March

2pm Mike will be here to play his Accordion

Saturday 5th March

2pm New Life Church are here to sing

Sunday 6th March

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Monday 7th March

1.45 pm Pilates in the chair with Michelle in the Green Lounge

Tuesday 8th March

10am Daniel Chiropodist is here today.

2pm – Lorenza – Art Session in the Green Lounge – creations are displayed in the lobby

Wednesday 9th March

10am – Elaine Hairdresser is here today.

2pm – Gareth Menadew is here to entertain us.

Thursday 10th March

2pm – In the Groove will be here to hits of the 60’s

 

donkeyFriday 11th March

3pm – Dino or Jimmy the Donkey is coming, Gerald from Bodmin Lions will bring one of his Donkey’s to see us.  So get the carrots ready.

 

 

Saturday 12th March

The Wii will be set up in the lounge to play games on the TV

Sunday 13th March

2pm – Activities in the Lounge with staff.

Monday 14th March

2pm – Bingo with Victoria in the Green Lounge

Tuesday 15th March

10.30am – Roger May from Church of England will be coming in.

Wednesday 16th March

10am – Elaine Hairdresser is here

2pm – Poslips will be here to tell jokes and sing.

Thursday 17th March

2pm – Activities with staff, games and puzzles

Friday 18th March

2pm Residents meeting – Have your say, what do you want

Saturday 19th March

2pm – Activities with staff

Sunday 20th March

2pm – Methodist Church will be here Peter Smith

Monday 21st March

2pm – Bingo with Victoria

Tuesday 22nd March

2pm – Activities with staff

Wednesday 23rd March

2pm – arranging a trip with Age Concern bus – details to follow

Thursday 24th March

1.45pm – Pilates in the Green Lounge with Michelle

Friday 25th March

Good Friday – Hot X Buns for tea tonight

Saturday 26th March

2pm – Make an Easter Bonnet with the staff

Sunday 27th March

Easter Sunday – The Easter bunny may hop in!

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Monday 28th March

2pm – Easter Bingo with Victoria in the Green Lounge

Tuesday 29th March

10am – Daniel Chiropodist will be here today

2pm – Activities with Staff in the Green Lounge

Wednesday 30th March

10am – Ann will be here to do Manicures

2pm – Activities with Staff in the Green Lounge

Thursday 31st March

2.30pm – Donkey from Ivybridge Donkey Sanctuary is here today

 

Please if you have any requests let Eves or any of the  staff know and we will try and vary our activities.  We will start to arrange some trips out now the weather is hopefully improving.

 

Any gardeners let me know as I need some advice on the tubs we can plant in the spring.  Also we need to give our Vegetable Garden some thought.

Clocks move forward this month – Spring is on the way!

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Bodmin Ten Tors – Sunday 15th May 2016

13.5 miles of hills and mud!

This yearly event organised by The Bodmin Lions is in its 35th year. We have had teams walking over the last few years but not this many teams.
We have 7 teams walking to raise money for the Sunrise Centre at Truro Hospital. This is a unit for people dealing with Cancer. It affects more people than we know and often one of our friends, family or acquaintances.
Any donation will help!
Thank you
Eves & lots of walkers (21 of us!)

T-Shirt Competition Winner Is Annnounced

The winner of our design your Christmas T-Shirt Competition is BILL.

Congratulations to Bill for designing and drawing his winning T-shirt.

Bill Our T-Shirt Competition Winner - Jan 15

The Waissailers Entertain

The Waissailers entertained our residents. An excellent afternoon’s singing was enjoyed by all.

The Waissailers

Pat dog takes a rest

The pat dog visited our residents and took a break with her owner and two residents.

 

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Paddy visits The White House

 Paddy the donkey made a welcome visit to The White House. Paddy is from the Donkey Sanctuary  in Sidmouth, Devon

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Christmas 2013 – Our December Activity Programme

 

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                    December 2013

                     Activity Programme

 

 

Monday 2nd December

2 pm    We will start to decorate the trees in the lounges

Tuesday 3rd December

2 pm    Mollie pat dog is here with DavidPat dog

2 pm    Linda to help you write Christmas cards and play some Bingo.

Wednesday 4th December

10 am   Elaine the hairdresser is here in the Red Lounge

2 pm     John & Jill are here to entertain you in the Green Lounge

Thursday 5th December

2 pm     Lorzena  is here in the small dining room to do an Art session

         Firemen

            6.30 pm   The Fire Brigade will be here to help

                              us put up the rest of the decorations.

 

 

Friday 6th December 

9 am Ann will be here to do manicures

2 pm Di Little will be here with a selection of clothes for you to look at and buy. 

Saturday 7th December

Choir

 

 

                 2 pm New Life Church will be here to sing and entertain

 

 

 

 

Sunday 8th December

2 pm        Amie to do activities making things for Christmas.  Stars with wishes to go on the tree. 

Monday 9th December

2 pm  Kat to do Christmas Bingo win a chocolate Father Christmas. 

Tuesday 10th DecemberFitness

2 pm    Fitness 4 U will be here to do exercises

                                 and then memory games. 

Wednesday 11th December

10 am    Elaine hairdresser is here today

school choir

   1.30pm      St Mary’s school is here to sing to us

                         they will be standing on the main staircase,

                         as there is so many of them.

 

 

Thursday 12th December

2 pm Martin Fowler is here to play the keyboard

Friday 13th DecemberAccordian player

9.30 am  Ann is here to do manicures

10 am      Sarah hairdresser is here.

2 pm        Mike plays the accordion 

Saturday 14th December

2 pm        Activities with Zoe

Sunday 15th December

2 pm       Activities with Amie

 

Monday 16th December

 

Falcon

11.30  Table booked at the Falcon in Wadebridge

               be back around 2.15pm

 

 

 2 pm       Bingo with Linda in the green Lounge

Tuesday 17th December

10.30 am Roger May from St. Petrocs church is here to have Communion and see people privately.

2 pm    Mollie pat dog will be visiting with David her owner

2 pm    Activities with Mandy – Food & drink you would like for the party tomorrow.

Wednesday 18th December

10 am    Elaine hairdresser is here

10 am   Daniel chiropodist is here as well

Party time

2 pm   Party afternoon

             Viv and Roger will be here to entertain.

3 pm   Tea and Cake

Pin tail on donkey

3.30 pm     Pin the tail on the Donkey

4.45 pm     Buffet tea served in the dining room.

 5 pm          Special visitor listen out for the sleigh.

Thursday 19th December

2 pm    Memory matters will be here to help us all remember things we thought we had forgotten.

Friday 20th December

2 pm  New lady visiting called “Play on” she will be entertaining till 3.30pm.  So afternoon tea and cake will be later today.

Saturday 21st December

2 pm  Amie will be here to get us in the Christmas mood.

Sunday 22nd December

2 pm    Mercedes will be playing some games in the green lounge

Monday 23rd December Nail painting

 9.30 am  Ann will be here to attend to your nails and paint them for Christmas.

 2 pm       Linda will do the Christmas Bingo and chocolates for everyone at the end

                  not  just the winners.

Tuesday 24th December             Christmas Eve

 2 pm      Fitness 4 u will be here, let’s hope he is dressed as Santa.

3 pm      Peeling the Vegetables for Christmas day in the small dining room with Mandy.

Santa is on his way

             Be prepared for Santa calling.

 

Wednesday 25th December         Christmas Day

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                                                                  MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL  X X

 

Thursday 26th December                Boxing Day   

A rest day to finish off the mince pies                       

Friday 27th December

10 am    Sarah hairdresser is in today.

2 pm     Activities with Debbie in the Green Lounge

Saturday 28th December

2 pm    Activities with Helen

Sunday 29th December

2 pm   Activities with Zoe 

Monday 30th December

2 pm  Bingo with Linda

 Tuesday 31st December 2013       New Year’s Eve

Fireworks

2 pm   Activities with Linda

 

LETS US KNOW IF YOU WANT A LITTLE GLASS OF SOMETHING AT MIDNIGHT, WE WILL TOAST IN THE NEW YEAR WITH YOU.

 

Wednesday 1st January 2014

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We wish you all a Happy New Year

Eves, Lisa and all our excellent staff

 (we could not do it without them).