S&S Worldwide Activity Guide for Spring

Find games, arts and crafts, and therapy ideas to add to your senior activity calendars from our friends at S&S Worldwide.

Create fun activity ideas for your residents that relate to fun observances and holidays this season.


Easter Supplies (April 17)


Earth Day Supplies (April 22)

  • Earth balloons to place throughout your facility to decorate for the observance.
  • Mini terra cotta plants to grow an indoor herb garden in your Activity Room using seedlings.
  • Gardening tools for residents to use in your facility's outdoor garden.
  • Giant butterfly garden to watch caterpillars turn into butterflies in your Activity Room.
  • Canvases for residents to make landscape paintings while sitting outdoors.

Cinco de Mayo Supplies (May 5)


Mother's Day Supplies (May 8)

  • Rose pins to pass out to the ladies of your facility to wear to honor all the moms.
  • Silk roses to give to all the ladies.
  • Trinket boxes for residents to decorate before adding one of their trinkets to the box and giving it to their children or grandchildren.
  • Mother's Day cards for residents to make to send to their daughters for the holiday.
  • Frames that can be decorated to hold family photos that your residents can keep.

Armed Forces Day Supplies (May 21)

  • Note cards for residents to write thank you notes or notes of encouragement that can be mailed and delivered to troops that are stationed overseas.
  • Yellow ribbons for residents to tie bows around the trees in your facility's yard.
  • Patriotic bunting to hang around the exterior of your facility as decoration for the upcoming patriotic holidays.
  • Plastic containers to fill with care package supplies that can be sent to troops.

Memorial Day Supplies (May 30)


Flag Day Supplies (June 14)

  • Large flags to decorate with paint and markers to hang in your Activity Room for the holiday.
  • Patriotic bead necklaces to pass out to residents to wear with their patriotic attire.
  • Flag keychains to pass out to residents as favors or prizes for playing patriotic games.
  • American flags to stick outdoors in the ground along the driveway of your facility as decoration.
  • Patriotic balloons to group throughout your facility as holiday decoration.
chess board

Father's Day Supplies (June 19)

  • Chess sets for the men of your facility to use to play against one another.
  • Wooden birdhouses for the men to assemble and decorate for your facility's garden.
  • Putting game for the men to practice their putting skills during a friendly putting competition.
  • Velcro darts game for the men to compete against one another by tossing Velcro balls against a dartboard.
  • Poker chips to use for a fun poker game for the men of your facility.

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