You will need to assemble or order a few materials in advance. If you plan to use the activities below, follow through with the ordering or preparation suggested.
Session 1, Opening
Obtain dowels (or pony tail elastics) and 1/8-inch ribbon in seven colors to assemble ribbons sticks or wrist ribbons (needed for all sessions).
Session 2, Alternate Activity 1, Heart Ribbon Magnet
Obtain refrigerator magnets, 1/8-inch ribbon in seven colors, and sheets of felt; this activity is done over multiple sessions.
Session 5, Faith in Action
Order family puzzle, item PE1246 from the online craft supplier S&S.
Session 7, Activity 4, Flower Communion
Fresh flowers are needed if participants will not make tissue paper flowers for Flower Communion in Activity 3.
Session 10, Activity 3, Talking Sticks
Gather small, dry tree branches, one per participant, to make talking sticks.
Session 12, Activity 1, Peace Bowls
Order clay to make clay bowls.
Session 14, Activity 2, Shake-and-Make Animals
Purchase modeling clay to make animals.
Session 14, Activity 3, Rainforest Life
Ask congregants to save a large appliance box to make a rain forest tree. Purchase modeling clay.
Session 15, Activity 3, Recycled Photo Album
Ask congregants to save brown paper grocery bags that participants can use to make pictures on.
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Last updated on Thursday, October 27, 2011.
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