Nursing Home VBS


We had a fantastic time re-creating our vacation Bible school
for local nursing home residents. Here’s how you can do it,

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  • Contact the recreation director of the nursing home several
    weeks in advance to schedule your event in the early
  • Draw from the closing program of your VBS to prepare songs,
    poems, Scripture verses, and dramas to present for 30 minutes.
  • Pray as a group beforehand.
  • Introduce each person. We had a karaoke machine with a
    microphone so children could each say their name and age.
  • Take along back-up tapes or CDs.
  • Bring small gifts kids made in VBS that they can give to the
    residents afterward. Allow 30 minutes for children and residents to

Janet Bair
Ansonia, Connecticut

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