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Opportunity TV Schedule 12th - 30th April
We're taking a short break for Easter and will be back on the 12th of April with a brand new timetable of activities. Monday to Thursday at 3pm.
Welcome to Larchfield Farm
Join Eileen and the team down on the farm at Larchfield Community. Let us take you on a tour and introduce you to our four-legged friends!
Get creative this Easter!
Feeling crafty? Well you're in the right place! From Easter decorations to yummy treats, we've got it covered.
We hope you enjoy our hands-on, craft ideas and tutorials.
Create a nature journal
Take some time out of your day to go on a walk, or step out into the garden. Could you create a nature journal?
What did you see? What did you smell? What did you hear?
A nature journal is a great way to log what you have seen. And you can make it your own too, with little sketches and drawings.
Nick and Noah coach you through a series of gentle, seated exercises which will benefit the whole body.
Sit back and take some time out of your busy day, to enjoy this short creative mindfulness montage showcasing the creative work of our Camphill Village Trust community members.
Yoga with Sarah
‘Yoga Sarah’ takes us through some simple Yoga exercises and techniques which are really simple to follow.
Yoga is a great way to relax and unwind, whilst strengthening your body at the same time.
Art and creative words
Sarah and the Martin House gang take us through a session to show how words can inspire art.
An introduction to Tai Chi
Mike from Larchfield Community is passionate about Tai Chi. Here he takes us through some gentle Tai Chi movements, to help you understand the basics.
Tai Chi is very similar to a moving meditation. Each posture flows into the next without pause, ensuring that your body is in constant motion.
The power of a vision board
Jo Thackwray from JK Coaching takes us through how to vision board our future. Join in as she helps us understand that the difference between your dreams and your your dreams coming true is action!
Welcome to Ashfield Gardens
Join Jenny and friends as they take us on a tour of Ashfield Gardens, Stourbridge. Meet the animals and find out more about what we do and the benefits of a social farm!
Join Sarah and friends as they show you how to make your own luminaries and find out more about the Candlemas festival. Join in with the Candemas song too.
Creating your own Mandala
Join Sarah and friends as they take you through how to make your very own Mandala.
We hope to create a colouring book from your images, so follow the step-by-step guide and share your Mandala designs with us!
Food of the World: Italy
Alex and Christelle explore the traditions, culture and language of Italy and discover some local recipes.
How to make a Mindfulness Fortune Teller
Debbie and Alex show you how to make your very own mindfulness fortune teller and also how to use it!
Down on the social farm
Take a (virtual) tour of Botton Village Social Farm. Meet the animals and the team!
Make your own Mindfulness Jar
Join Sarah and friends as they guide you step-by-step to make your own Mindfulness Jar. You'll need to save a clean jam jar or glass!
Staying connected while we're apart
Lockdown has presented all of us with many challenges. People with a learning disability often experience high levels of loneliness and social isolation and we understood how this may impact on some of the people we support.
Here at Camphill Village Trust, we knew we had to take action to keep our community members engaged and connected with each other.
Homemade face coverings
Jane and Sarah take us through a simple step-by-step guide on how to make your very own face coverings out of t-shirts and old socks – make sure they’re clean ones!
Painting pebbles with beautiful patterns and then hiding them for others to find has been very popular during lockdown! In this latest episode of Opportunity TV, community-member Catherine and her mum Jackie join us from home.
Dye fabric using natural ingredients
Did you know that you can use onion skins to dye fabric? Sarah takes us through a fantastic session on how to upcycle and dye fabric using materials and ingredients found in the home and garden.
Make delicious smoothies
Smoothies packed full of fresh fruit and vegetables are a great way to stay healthy and get your 5 a day! Michelle and Jenny from our Stourbridge community share some tasty smoothie recipes and show you just how easy they are to make.
Hobbies: Aidan's miniature engines
Aidan from Larchfield Community is passionate about miniature engines. In this episode of Opportunity TV, he talks us through his collection and demonstrates how they work too!
Play: The Dangers of Tobacco
Daniel Stefanescu performs a one-man play, 'The Dangers of Tobacco'.
Flapjack fun with Andrew and Sarah
Join Andrew and Sarah and their simple step by step guide on how to make the perfect Peanut Butter Flapjacks. Delicious!
Make your own propagator with Robin
Social Farm Manager Robin teaches us how to make our own propagator to germinate seeds at home.
Mindfulness and calm with Julie Phillips
Julie shares some tips to help us relax and de-stress.
Put on your own puppet show with Debbie
Join Debbie as she shows you how to make your own puppets and put on your own puppet show at home!
Sign with Sophie
Join Sophie as she demonstrates some basic signs. Find out how to sign feelings and emotions and colours too.
Chewy choc chip cookies with Paul
Join Paul as he shares a simple step-by-step guide to making some delicious Chocolate Chip Cookies!
Armchair exercises with Sue
It's important to stay fit and well during the lockdown period. Join Sue from Delrow Community as she demonstrates some gentle exercises you can do whilst seated.
Make your own COVID-19 Time Capsule
Debbie, Debbie and Stephen from Larchfield Community talk us through how to make our own COVID-19 Time Capsule.
Eurythmy with Bogdan
Bogdan teaches an introduction to the expressive movement art of Eurythmy.
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