Activity Ideas for the week of October 18, 2021

10/18 – Monday is National Chocolate Cupcake Day

Celebrate by eating a cupcake!  If you can’t get to a bakery what about Little Debbie’s?

Discussion ideas
Do you like Chocolate Cupcakes? 

10/19 – TuesdayRed McCombs was born on this day in 1927.  Maybe you have seen his name on buildings at the University of Texas?

10/20 – Wednesday – is a  Hunters Moon

First full moon after the harvest.  It used to signal the time for people to hunt to get ready for winter. 

Discussion ideas
Where you a hunter?  If so, what did you hunt?

10/21 – 23Hogeye Festival in Elgin Texas.  All things pig is celebrated. 

10/22 – Friday is National Nut Day

Celebrate by making something with nuts?  Or just enjoying a handful of your favorite nuts.

Discussion ideas
Are you allergic to any nuts? 
What is your favorite nut?

10/23 – Saturday is National Make a Difference Day

Celebrate by saying a kind word to someone or donating to a charity of your choice.

Discussion ideas
How can you make a difference?
How have you made a difference?  Where have you volunteered?

10/24 – the Big Bopper was born on this day in 1930.  He passed in 1959 but left behind some memorable songs including “Chantilly Lace”

If you would like to check out a pumpkin patch this week – head out to Pioneer Farms