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Sianne 4th Jun 2018 Activities Coordinator
Hi All does anyone have any ideas for d day?
Molly 13th Jul 2018 Activity Professional & Writer
Hi Sianne: Maybe an armchair travel activity to Normandy. Or read a short history for this day in history and ask the residents if they remember where they were when they first heard of the invasion in Normandy. Or maybe an arts and crafts project of each of the flags involved in dday (Canada, British, and America)
Owen 9th Jun 2019 Retired
We had a special D Day Invasion Quiz which was very interesting to the residents and D Day remembrance was mentioned in our Grace before the meal. I have forwarded the Quiz to Golden Carers to share it with everybody.
Owen
Linda 28th Apr 2020 Activity Coordinator
Loving golden carers I joined April and it’s already helped me loads We have VE Day coming up and I am going to make salt dough poppies with the residents but any other ideas will be really welcome thanks
Susan 28th Apr 2020 Activity Director
Hi Linda
Here are some ideas on golden Carers.

https://www.goldencarers.com/calendar/d-day-activities/211/
Jane 4th May 2020 Activities Co-Ordinator
Hello Sianne,
Due to our residents still in isolation our cook is providing a special lunch (which will be served in their rooms) dating back to that time. I have printed off a picture of people celebrating, laminated them for use as tray mats, small flags stuck on cut down drinking straws to place in puddings. I printed off ration book covers and placed the menu inside which I will deliver the day before so residents will be able to make their choice of meal. Vera Lynn CD will be played along the corridors during the course of the meal.
Hope that your day goes well?
Susan 5th May 2020 Activity Director
Thank you for this information Jane
It is a great idea
Gigi 5th May 2020 Recreation Therapist
Isn't D-Day in June?
Susan 6th May 2020 Activity Director
Yes Gigi D day is on June 6
But the VE day is May 8

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