Opening Ceremony: Welcome Cheer and Pledge
We started our outing with our welcome cheer, pledge, and prayer.
Outing Theme: Chickens and Bunnies
Today the Eager Beavers learned about caring for chickens and bunnies as pets. We visited a church member's home who has them. The children got to hold, pet, and feed the animals. They jumped on the trampoline. They made a trail mix snack, too. They had lots of fun!
Closing Ceremony: Goodbye Cheer and Promise
We ended our outing with our goodbye cheer, Bible promise song, and prayer. This was our last meeting of the year. Those present received their own Lumberjack to take home with them.
Outing Theme: Mindful of Others
Today our Eager Beavers visited Mrs. K, a home bound member of our church, at her home. They brought the cards they had made and gifts they had collected. They recited their pledge of allegiance and prayed with her. Mrs. K was touched and encouraged by the children's visit.
Outing Theme: Art
Today, we visited the Virginia Museum of Fine Art and completed two activities.
Outing Theme: Jesus' Star
Today our Eager Beavers met at the Science Museum of Virginia for a customized presentation on the stars and constellations by one of their astronomers. This visit fulfilled various requirements for the Jesus' Star chip. In particular the following activities were done: