Emmaus Balloons and Lantern making at the Village Market.

Emmaus Club Friday 18th October, Balloon games. We played a wide variety of games involving balloons on the theme of trying to keep your life / balloon intact or off the floor, whilst trying to burst other peoples. The climax was girls v boys in a straight burst the balloon relay shoot out. This made … [Read more…]

Emmaus Harvest Festival

After a gathering game of indoor hockey the youngsters decorated boxes ready for the harvest distribution to households in the parish. Two teams, boys versus girls then embarked on 4 athletic challenges. Skipping, catching, raft ball and purpeze jumps, with our Vicar Nicol acting as our time keeper. The girls won 3 : 1, well … [Read more…]

Dodge ball with Emmaus

Emmaus Club Friday 20th September.  The evening consisted of football and then the ever popular Dodge Ball. 4 teams played each other in a round robin tournament. It is a fast and strategic game of trying to hit your opponents on the body with foam balls. Once hit you are out unless a team mate … [Read more…]

Wild Swimming & Marshmallow Toasting with Emmaus

Derek Shurvell writes: On a balmy September evening the Emmaus Club enjoyed an outdoor activity of swimming in a natural pond, trampolining, clambering and swinging around & over a large tree house and generally hanging out together. Hot dogs were cooked by the youth leaders on a camp fire, ending with toasted marshmallows on sticks. … [Read more…]

The new Emmaus Year begins

Derek Shurvell writes: The new Emmaus term began with a lively bunch of youngsters at West Hoathly Village Hall on Friday evening. We played a variety of games, indoor hockey, table tennis, rock paper scissors, Dodgeball, and strawberry laces speed eating. Ending with circle time when we explained the aims of the club, lit a candle … [Read more…]