Activity Calendars

Search these monthly activity calendars for fun, senior ideas that you can easily plug into your activity program. Use the general activity calendars for common activities, and the specialized activity calendars for more specific activities.

General Activity Calendar

October Activity Calendar

Have fun with your residents during this Halloween season by hosting suspenseful, yet playful activities. For instance, turn your Activity Room into a Haunted House with fun decorations, organize a Masquerade Ball in which residents wear the masks that they have made, or help residents write Halloween Letters to Family.

View the October calendar
General Activity Calendar

November Activity Calendar

Celebrate the holiday season with fun discussion activities for your residents. For instance, encourage residents to share stories about their families during a Family Stories Social, to reminisce about past celebrations during a Thanksgiving Eve Memories activity, or to chit chat about this year's plans during an It's Almost Thanksgiving Social.

View the November calendar
General Activity Calendar

December Activity Calendar

'Tis the season for social activities that feature fun games and delicious food. Plan interesting events for your residents like a Stocking Stuffers game featuring small gifts, a Holiday Bake Sale featuring the goodies that were baked by residents during a Baking Club: Bake Sale Goodies, or even an enjoyable Christmas Eve Nightcap featuring holiday songs.

View the December calendar
Specialized Activity Calendar (with membership)

Men's Activity Calendar

Add fun activities to your monthly activity calendar that relate to your male population like interesting discussion activities as well as hands-on activities like making Seed Mosaics on Johnny Appleseed Day. In addition, provide fun, special events for the men that are unique like participating in a Baby-Changing Relay or Writing Hit Country Songs.

View the sample men's calendar
Specialized Activity Calendar (with membership)

Dementia Activity Calendar

Provide specialized activities for your residents with Alzheimer's or dementia that are fun, yet meaningful. For instance, teach American Sign Language as a bedside activity to encourage more Finger Exercises, or host a fun Kite Fair as a sensory stimulation activity for your residents to celebrate National Kite Month.

View the sample dementia calendar
Specialized Activity Calendar (with membership)

Weekly-Themed Activity Calendar

Create interesting activities for your residents by providing fun, weekly themes. For example, during Art Week recruit residents to make Artistic Sugar Cubes as a lower-functioning activity, or during Break Out the Sunglasses Week teach residents how to make Beaded Chains for their sunglasses.

View the sample weekly-themed calendar

Quick Tip: One of the easiest ways to come up with new and fresh ideas for your activity calendar each month is to relate your activities to specific observances or happenings for the month.