Emmaus Remembrance

Emmaus Club, Friday 8th November We spent the evening thinking about Remembrance in various ways. As members arrived they constructed the heart arrangement which was later placed at the foot of the war memorial. Posies were made and tags decorated with the words “ We will remember them “. Members then each took one home with … [Read more…]

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…]