Resort Activities 7/13-7/18

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Activities at the Falls
“If you don’t like the weather in Maine…wait five minutes”
All Mainers know that you just can’t count on our weather to stay the same for any reasonable period of time. That’s why we will always try to run the majority of our activities as scheduled, rain or shine, warm or cold.
Beach Rentals for the week
Get your beach chairs, shade tents, beach caddies and more! Get your rentals from the Activities Office upstairs from the Lobby.
Rentals are cash only and cannot be charged to your room.

Saturday July 13th 2013
Three_kids_swimming8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

11:00am Pick-up Family Scavenger Hunt
Pick up your Family Scavenger Hunt at the front desk.
The earliest start time is 11:00am and participants have until Wednesday at 10:00am to complete the hunt. Forms must be turned in to the front desk when finished. The winner will be announced on Thursday at 12 Noon in the Activities Office. Good luck and good hunting!

Sunday July 14th 2013
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

Monday July 15th 2013
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

marg_beach8:40-11:00am Walking Tour of the Marginal Way
Join us on a guided tour of Maine’s most famous footpath. See the sights and learn the fascinating story behind this special piece of coastline. Tour participants will need to be comfortable walking up to 2.5 miles. This is a spectacular trip that will demand the attention of your camera! Participants need to sign up in advance in the hallway directly across from the Front Desk. Meet by the Lobby for departure. This walk will begin in Perkins cove and end at main beach. This trip is limited to the first 10 people to sign-up.

9:30-10:30am Design Your Own Picture Frame
Need a unique picture frame to hold your favorite photo from vacation? Work with assorted materials to make your very own picture frame creation! Meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

10:45-11:45am Jewelry Making With Beads
Who doesn’t love accessories? Come to the patio to string your own necklace, bracelet or key chain! If necessary, we will meet in the Activities Office to keep dry.

paddleboard13:15-4:30pm Stand Up Paddle boarding
Discover how fun and easy paddle boarding can be. Paddle boards allow you to walk across the water giving you a totally unique experience unlike any other water sport! This is a great activity for people of all ages who are comfortable in the water. The cost for this activity is $20pp and will be paid at the rental shop (cash is easiest). Participants need to sign up in advance in the hallway directly across from the Front Desk. This trip is limited to the first 5 people to sign-up. Availability of boards is on a first come basis and is not guaranteed upon sign-up. Participants will need to drive their own vehicles. Meet by the Lobby for departure.

12:30-1:15pm Sun Catchers for Kids
Wish you could bring the sun from your vacation home with you? Well you can by creating your very own sun catcher! Paint a cute owl or tropical fish and hang it in your window at home to catch the sun! Meet on the outside patio by the pool. In case of rain, meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

1:30-2:15pm No-Tech Games
Time to turn off the electronics and have a little outdoor fun! Join us for some hopscotch, bubble making, hula-hooping
and jump-roping. Meet on the outside patio at 1:30. We will move the games to the pavement in the upper right corner of
the resort. In case of rain, join us upstairs in the Activities Office for board games.

3:15-4:15pm Pool Volleyball
Meet in the pool for a fun game of volleyball. This is a great game for both kids and adults. Get your exercise while having a blast!

Tuesday July 16th 2013
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

8:45-11:45am Coastal Reserve Walk
Follow Jeff as he guides you through this spectacular Research Reserve. The trails traverse through upland fields, woodlands, salt marsh, and out to a beautiful sandy beach. This is a superb spot to enjoy nature in all her seasons. Participants will also learn about coastal ecology and the history of a saltwater farm. Don’t forget your camera as this is one of the last pristine pieces of Southern Maine coastline! The walk will be about 1.5 miles long. Dress appropriately for weather conditions and bring some water. Long sleeves, pants, hat, or bug spray always helps to keep the bugs away during the summer months. Participants need to sign up in advance in the hallway directly across from the Front Desk. There is a $3 entry fee for adults and $1 fee for kids ages 6-16(exact change works best). Meet by the Lobby for departure. Participants will need to drive their own vehicles.

child-painting9:30-10:15am Make Your Own Doorknob Holder
Do you want to add a personal touch to your door at The Falls or back at home? Choose from a variety of different shapes then add your own creative flair with a number of materials! Meet outside at the patio.

10:45-11:45am Design Your Own Wooden Masterpiece
Come decorate your own treasure box for holding your special keepsakes! Or decorate your own treasure- a wooden car! We have paints and sticky shapes to make your wooden masterpieces unique! Meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

12:30-1:30pm Ice Cream Sundaes and BINGO
Enjoy an ice cream sundae followed by a few rounds of BINGO! All participants must bring their own bowl and spoon. This is a great way to help reduce our waste products and treat ourselves at the same time! Who knew that being “green”
could be so sinfully sweet! This event will take place on the outside patio by the pool. BINGO will start around 12:45pm. In case of rain, this event will be held upstairs in the Activities Office.

1:15-4:15pm Mountain Trail Hike
Come experience the beauty of our coastal mountains and the best views Southern Maine has to offer! The trail has moderate terrain and is 2 miles long. Participants should be in good physical condition and will need to bring a water bottle. Be sure to dress appropriately to match the weather conditions. Long sleeves, pants, hat, or bug spray always helps to keep the bugs away during the summer months. Participants need to sign up in advance in the hallway directly across from the Front Desk. Meet by the Lobby for departure. Participants will need to drive their own vehicles.

2:00-2:45pm Create Your Own Wooden Wind Chime
Decorate a pineapple, palm tree, fish or flower wind chime to bring back home with you. It’ll remind you of the beach! This event will be held outside on the patio by the pool. In case of rain, this activity will be moved upstairs in the Activities Office.

3:15-4:15pm Pool Volleyball
Meet in the pool for a fun game of volleyball. This is a great game for both kids and adults. Get your exercise while having a blast!

Wednesday July 17th 2013
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).


peaks-island-maine-bike-riding8:50- 11:45am Coastal Bike Ride

Enjoy a leisurely bike ride along southern Maine’s picturesque coastline. This ride is for taking in the sights along the rocky shoreline and the sandy beaches. This tour allows for several stops where riders can get off the bikes, soak up the scenery, look for seals, and take some stunning pictures. Equipment is available for all ages. The ride is approximately 9 miles long and done at a leisurely pace. Participants will need to dress for the weather and bring water bottles. You must register ahead of time at the Front desk. Meet in the Activities office upstairs from the Lobby 5 minutes before scheduled departure to complete rental forms. There is a $10 cash fee for this activity due at time of registration. Participants must be able to ride a bike safely!

10:00-10:45am Design Your Own Beach Bag
Come to the patio to decorate a bag to carry all your things! In case of rain, meet in the Activities Office.

11:00-11:45am Design Your Own Puzzle
Want to be a puzzle-maker? Meet on the patio to try it out! In case of rain, meet in the Activities Office.

12:00-12:30pm Story Time
Sit back, relax and enjoy a good book while snacking on a sweet treat outside on the patio. In case of rain, story time will be moved indoors in the Activities Office.

tug-of-war2:00-3:00pm The Falls Olympic Frenzy
No need to train all year for these games! Come enjoy chicken toss, an egg and spoon race and more! We’ll need at least a few willing participants to make this super fun! So, make sure you sign up on the Olympic Games List located next to the Activities Office door. For kids ages 6-12. Meet on the side lawn behind building 1.

3:15-4:15pm Pool Volleyball
Meet in the pool for a fun game of volleyball. This is a great game for both kids and adults. Get your exercise while having a blast!

5:00pm-7:15pm Kids Night Out!
15 tickets available- Get them while they last!
A treat for the whole family! The kids get to enjoy pizza for dinner while watching a movie or playing an assortment of fun games, while the parents get to enjoy some precious time to themselves! This activity will take place in the Reception Center. Movies shown will be appropriate for all ages. This activity is open to kids ages 6-12. Parents must register their children at the front desk by 11:00am, Wednesday morning. There will be an $8.00 cash fee paid at the time of registration. This activity is limited to the first 15 kids registered only. Sorry, no late admittance will be allowed. Parents must drop off and pick up their kids in person. Please understand that these rules are necessary to create the safest environment possible for your kids.

Thursday July 18th 2013
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

bike riding8:50am Start The Big Bike Adventure (Intermediate to strong bike skills required!!!)
Expect great scenery and a fun adventure! This ride offers both on road and off road possibilities. Scenic coastal roads and forested trails will be the objective for this ride. Riders can expect to cover at least 15 miles and possibly more depending on the group’s desire. Location and routes will vary depending on weather conditions and group dynamics. Participants will need to dress for the weather and bring water bottles. Bring money for a lunch stop in case you decide to ride on. You must register ahead of time at the Front desk. Meet in the Activities office upstairs from the Lobby 5 minutes before scheduled departure to complete rental forms. There is a $20 cash fee for this activity due at time of registration. Participants must be able to ride a bike safely in a variety of conditions! Participants will need to drive their own vehicles. This trip is limited to the first 5 riders only.

9:30-10:30am Sand Art for Kids
Design your own sand creation! Create your own wavy bottle masterpiece. Meet upstairs in the Activity Office.

10:45-11:30am Krazy Kid’s BINGO
Come play several rounds of BINGO and win crazy cool prizes! Meet on the outside patio by the pool. In case of rain, meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

12:00-1:00pm Cookie Making for the Kids
Don’t be late! Come bake some delicious treats with Caitlin and add your own decorations! Meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

1:45-2:45pm Design Your Own T-shirt
Join Caitlin at the picnic tables behind the Reception Center for some t-shirt fun! T-shirts will be provided as well as fabric markers and beach-themed stencils. In case of rain, meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

3:15-4:15pm Pool Volleyball
Meet in the pool for a fun game of volleyball. This is a great game for both kids and adults. Get your exercise while having a blast!
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*Board games and cards can be borrowed from their new storage cubby directly across from the Front Desk.

***We also have a selection of lawn games that can now be signed out from the Front Desk. The games are located in a storage container behind building 1, next to the basement entrance. Games include: badminton, soccer, football, horseshoes, bocce, and more!

GET YOUR BEACH RENTALS HERE!!!
The Falls at Ogunquit now offers onsite beach rentals
Leave the stress at home. Tired of locating, packing, unpacking, and lugging your beach gear around? We have everything you need for a perfect stress-free day at the beach.
• Beach chairs- You deserve a comfortable chair and we’ve got some of the best chairs made!
• Beach shade tents-Everyone needs some shade at the beach these days.
• Beach carts-No more carrying all that stuff!
• Coolers-48 qt. hard coolers and 24 can soft
• Boogie Boards-The perfect board for kids up to 80 lbs.
• Skim Boards-Let the kids cruise the beach on these boards up to 120lb. capacity.

Rentals Offered Through Maine Coast Explorers, LLC
Wells, ME
Daily Rental* Weekly Rental**
Backpack beach chairs
250 lb. weight limit $10 $25
Beach shade tents
7’ wide by 4’ tall by 4’ deep $10 $25
Hard coolers
48 qt. capacity $10 $25
Soft coolers
24 can capacity $5 $12
Beach caddies
100 lb. weight limit $10 $25
Kids boogie boards
80 lb. weight limit $10 $25

Kids skim boards
120 lb. weight limit $15 $35

Summer 2013 Price List

Weekly Value Packages Weekly Rental**
2 Pack: 2 backpack beach chairs, 1 beach shade tent, 1 soft cooler $75

4-pack: 4 backpack beach chairs, 1 beach shade tent, 1 soft cooler $125
2 boogie boards $45

Return rentals by 5:00 pm to Activities Office.
*Weekly Rentals run from Saturday through Thursday.

*Rentals are cash only. Tax included.

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