May 15 – Fiesta Friday Learning & Sharing Zoom Video Conference for WDCC / CW Families

Worry Monsters

You’re invited to our WDCC Fiesta Friday

Learning & Sharing Zoom Video Conferences

This Friday May 15th | Various Times Below

All extended WDCC & Camp Waterdown Families who have attended our programs in the past are invited! (However to preserve our families’ privacy, please do not distribute these Zoom links.)

Come join us for a fun “virtual day” at Camp Waterdown / WDCC!! 

Use the Zoom links below to join us for a variety of interactive video presentations, crafts/arts and games for children of all ages and their families.  Watch,  Participate, Interact with our staff and your children’s friends.

10:00 am – 11:15am     Wake Up! Mind & Body Hour
with Dana, Kellie, Sam L., Ryan, Erin & Kate
Join us for some MONST’E’ROUS Fun as we use a monster-theme to guide our slick workout, a Monster Bite Recipe, and a mindfully ghoulish craft project.  Get your growl on and let’s scare up some fun this Friday Morning!

12:00 pm – 1:00pm       Creative Cooking
with Olivia, Natalie & Shameran
SOUS CHEFS!!  
Since it is national chocolate chip cookie day on Friday, get those hands messy making No-Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough (safe) Bars and Chocolate Nut Bar Banana Sushi! See you all in the kitchen!

1:30 pm – 2:30pm          Adventurous Art
with Jessica, Kaitlyn & Katie
Calling all cartoon artists! We’ll be emulating the cartoon style of a local artist; Christopher Francis. Grab your paper, pencils, crayons and erasers!

3:00 pm – 4:15am     Virtual Game Room
with Dana, Kellie, Sam L., Ryan, Erin & Kate
Continuing the monster fun, please dress up as your favourite monster and join us for games, contests and some creepy drawing fun!

See below for descriptions,  Zoom Links (logged in members only) and project materials suggestions.


Worry MonstersWake Up! Mind & Body Hour
10:00 am – 11:15am

with Dana, Kellie, Sam L., Ryan, Erin & Kate
Join us for some MONST’E’ROUS Fun as we use a monster-theme to guide our slick workout, a Monster Bite Recipe, and a mindfully ghoulish craft project.

  • Monster Mash Stretch
  • Monster Moves
  • Breathing Beasts
  • Monster Bites (Recipe & Ingredients)
  • Worry Monsters

Items to bring to this Zoom: 

  • yoga mat
  • water
  • Recipe Ingredients
  • thick paper, cardstock or cardboard
  • paint (if its thick, water down slightly)
  • paint brush, pencil or pen
  • straws (a rolled up piece of paper taped like a straw, or a turkey baster will do)

Creative Cooking
12:00 pm – 1:00pm

with Olivia, Natalie & Shameran

sous chefs!!! we are back and at it in the kitchen!! Since it is national chocolate chip cookie day on Friday, why not make something along those lines!!! So come prepared to get those hands messy! See you all in the kitchen!

No-Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough (safe) Bars

Cookie Dough Base Layer:

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/3 cup milk (non-dairy is fine)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 1/3 cups oat flour (see tips, you can make your own from rolled oats)
  • 1 cup mini chocolate chips

Chocolate Ganache Topping:

1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
2 tablespoons coconut oil (see tips)

Recipe: https://www.tablespoon.com/recipes/no-bake-chocolate-chip-cookie-dough-bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Sushi

This one’s as much about the ‘sushi’ magic at the end as it is a tasty treat!

  • 4 bananas still relatively firm
    1/2 cup smooth peanut butter or other nut butter
    1 cup crisp rice cereal
    1/4 cup mini chocolate chips (or crushed smarties or M&Ms)
    1/4 cup chopped nuts (optional)

Recipe: https://amindfullmom.com/chocolate-peanut-butter-banana-sushi


Adventurous Art
1:30 pm – 2:30pm

with Jessica, Kaitlyn & Katie

Alright fellow artists, can you guess what all these characters have in common? Mickey Mouse, Homer Simpson, Bugs Bunny, and SpongeBob SquarePants??? If you guessed cartoon characters you are correct! Friday May 15th we will be creating a cartoon character created by Cartoonist Christopher Francis! Christopher Francis is a loving and devoted father to his 4 beautiful children and lives right here in Waterdown! Grab your paper, pencils, erasers and some colouring materials and join us on Friday May 15th at 1:30pm.

We can’t wait to see you all and create along with us!

Material List

  • Paper
  • Pencils
  • Eraser
  • Colouring Materials (crayons, markers, etc.)

Monstrous Fun!Virtual Game Room
3:00 pm – 4:15pm.

with Dana, Kellie, Sam L., Ryan, Erin & Kate
We’re having a Monster of a Party!  (Please dress up as a monster if you can!)  Spectators welcome too!

Games & Activities Planned

  • Spot the Difference
  • Monster Memory
  • Monster Hangman
  • Giggle Contest (bring your funniest face or monster joke)
  • Monster Drawing!

Items to bring to this zoom: 

  • Paper
  • Pencil, crayons or markers (any drawing materials)
  • Please bring a kid friendly and appropriate face or monster joke to share.

Hints for Joining 

A password is embedded in each Zoom Link so that joining in is automatic (but included for backup and “phone-in” callers). 

Each session has it’s own Zoom Link so you must use the appropriate link for the time and session you want to join.

  • Once you click a Zoom Link (above or below), it will normally open your web browser and then you will be asked to install a Zoom App if you don’t already have it. It is safe to do so, but you may also be presented an optional link to join us through a web browser instead.
  • We will open the entrance to each session about 5 – 10 minutes before beginning.  Before that time you may get a message saying that the Host hasn’t started the “Meeting” yet. If you want to leave and come back, or loose connection, it is no problem – just use the same link to rejoin.
  • You will start with your microphone feed “Muted” (turned off) as these are one-to-many presentations (and you will only hear our presenter). We will turn on mics for an open discussion or to connect with individual children at the end of a presentation if we have time.
  • You should start with the “Speaker View” by default which will show our presenter large on your screen and other participants in smaller scrolling screens. (You can usually toggle between them by clicking at the top right of your screen.)
  • For privacy you can optionally turn off your Camera and still participate, however all participants can initially see each other.
  • You can change your name shown by clicking on it.
  • You may need to temporarily adjust your speaker volume. 

Most importantly, join us and have FUN!

 

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