Iowa and West Ohio
Checkout the resources from the play workshop. They are here for you to use in planning your own fun event for your units or districts. Be creative and add your own flair into the design of your play workshops.
A joyful heart helps healing,
but a broken spirit dries up the bones.
Playing is as sacred as music and silence. Like prayer, laughter and play can be healing to the mind, body, and soul. When we play, we leave behind stressors and allow our spirit to breathe and renew.
Opening Thoughts on Play
Facilitator: Linda Miller
"Once Upon a Witty Time...Collaborative Story Telling"
Facilitator: Nancy Stockdale
Do you have a way with words? Would you like to see a story go your way for once? Join with friends to write a complete "just-for-fun" story. Take turns adding sentences or paragraphs, and who knows what kind of finished product we will get! Here are two of the stories we wrote as an example:
"Happiness is Good Medicine"
Facilitator: Lynn Calvert
Exploring scripture and science that encourages happiness in all times--even during a pandemic!
"Fun Winter Trivia"
Facilitator: Gladys Alvarez
How well do you know winter trivia from movies, songs, geography and snowflakes? You may be surprised how much you know or the facts you thought were true but are not.
Facilitator: Melanie Zinser
Laughing yoga provides the healing benefits of preparing the body and spirit for joyful renewal! Proverbs 17:22