Children’s Activities 2018

We’re pleased to announce this year’s children’s activities.  The schedule is being worked on and we will update the website when that is available.

As always, we are looking for volunteers to assist with supervising and facilitating these activities.  Please consider joining the Youth Committee’s Facebook group, ECT Kid’s Parent Volunteers to get involved.  You may also reach out to Caryn MacLuan at carynml@gmail.com or by messaging her on Facebook.

 

Youth Karate (facilitated by Ellis Hynson)
Thursday, 8/23 – 3:30pm-4:30pm
Ellis will teach some Kempo Karate and Self Defense, possibly utilizing weapons. This will depend on age and how many kids, also if any kids have any experience.

 

Movie Night: “Willow” (facilitated by Trisha Basford)
Thursday, 8/23 – 7:00pm-10:00pm
Willow, a small farmer/apprentice magician, meets Madmartigan, a great swordsman, and together they journey through a war-torn land of magic and monsters, to save a baby princess from death at the hands of an evil queen.

The movie is rated PG.  For those who aren’t familiar with the movie, check out the details in the parent’s guide to determine if this movie would be appropriate for your child: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096446/parentalguide.

 

Create Your Own Shield (facilitated by Caryn MacLuan)
Friday, 8/24 – 9:30am-11:30am
Hands on activity to paint one’s own shield. Circles of plywood, paints, pencils, and other article of design will be provided.  Once dry, there will be handles which can be screwed onto the back.  Budding Vikings can take their shields home to practice with.
*Children under 6 need a parent to help.

 

Children’s Sumbel (facilitated by Erika Palmer)
Saturday, 8/25 – 10:30am-11:30am
Sumbel is our most sacred ritual! Kids and teens are encouraged to come hail the gods, hail the ancestors, and brag about their accomplishments in the past year. We would love for the teens/young adults to join us as well!

 

Youth Karate (facilitated by Ellis Hynson)
Saturday, 8/25 – 11:30am-12:30pm
Ellis will teach some Kempo Karate and Self Defense, possibly utilizing weapons. This will depend on age and how many kids, also if any kids have any experience.

 

Children’s Archery (facilitated by Jack Falls & Mike Stahl)
Saturday, 8/25 – 5:00pm-6:00pm
This will be after the adult archery completion.  Parents are *highly* encouraged to help supervise this event.

 

Water Weapons (facilitated by Greg Fink & AnneMarie Elaina Dralus)
Ongoing throughout ECT
Self-play with buckets of water and water weapons. Children, youth, and parents are asked to help make sure the weapons get back to the flag pole before each meal.

 

Bingo Marker Painting for the Littles (facilitated by Greg Fink & AnneMarie Elaina Dralus)
Ongoing throughout ECT
AnneMarie will have images for the littlest ones to paint with bingo markers. Supplies can be picked up at the honey stand.
*Parental supervision is required.

 

Children’s Activity Table (facilitated by Caryn MacLuan)
Ongoing throughout ECT
Self-play activities such as blocks and coloring. Parents are asked to please keep an eye on this and help keep the toys and coloring materials in one place.