Resort Activities 8/23-8/28

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“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 August 23rd 2014
8:00-9:00am 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 2pm in the Activities Office. Good luck and good hunting!

Sunday August 24th 2014
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

Monday August 25th 2014
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.

10:30-11:15am Wind Chimes
Wind Chimes are a favorite for children to paint and enjoy. Come join the fun. Meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

11:30-12:30pm Lizards, snakes, and paint! Oh my…
Paint a moveable reptile with fun colors and design. Meet upstairs in the Activities Office.

kyaking11:45-2:00pm Kayaking
Kayak one of our beautiful tidal rivers and estuaries located along our southern coast. Experience the tranquility of gliding along the waterways while watching for wildlife and taking in the exceptional scenery. Participants can choose to paddle with the group or explore on their own. This trip is not guided by a kayak instructor and participants need to be comfortable handling a kayak on their own or with their partner. Kayaks have open seats and are very user friendly. Wear clothing and shoes that can get wet (water will drip off your paddle) and a bathing suit if you want to swim. Bring water and sun protection. Locations will be selected according to current weather and tidal conditions. Cost for boat rentals will be around $25/single and $40/doubles and will be paid at the rental shop (cash is easiest). Availability of boats is on a first come basis and is not guaranteed upon sign-up. Meet by the Lobby for departure. Participants will need to drive their own vehicles.

12:45-1:15pm Kid’s Beading
Make creative jewelry using glass, metal, and wood beads. Meet us in the Activities Room.

child-painting1:30-2:30pm Paint the beach
Have fun painting a beach scene from memory. We will create your own original painting to bring home and hang on your wall or give as a gift. Meet us in the Activities Room.

3:00-4:00pm 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 August 26th 2014
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.

10:30-11:00am Watercolor Sun Catchers
A fun and creative way to make an original sun catcher is with an everyday coffee filter and watercolor. Next we will cut out our own design for the frame, no two are ever the same, a little glue and done Join us in the Activities Room for this watercolor adventure.

11:15-12:00pm Birdhouse Builders
Decorate your own birdhouse using gems, paint, and buttons. Meet 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 being “green” could be so sinfully sweet! This event will take place on the outside patio by the pool. BINGO begins at 1:00pm. In case of rain, this event will be held upstairs in the Activities Office.

paddleboard112:30-1:45pm 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.

2:00-2:45pm Sand Art
Create your own work of art using colorful sand. Meet in the Activities Office.

3:00-4:00pm 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 August 27th 2014
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

Summer Activities 0648:50-11:45am 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. Registering before 4pm the day before the ride will give you a better chance of securing a bike rental. Rentals are limited and are not guaranteed. 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!

10:15-11:00am Design Your Own Puzzle
Draw an original artwork puzzle that can be recreated again and again. Join us upstairs in the Activities Office.

11:30-12:00pm Kids Yoga on the Green
Enjoy and relax with a gentle Yoga practice on the green lawn next to building 1. Bring your mat if you have one or enjoy the coolness of the grass between your toes. Namaste.

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!

5:00-7:15pm 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 August 28th 2014
8:00-9:00am Little Fish Swim
Designated for children 7 and under and their adult guardian(s).

10:30-11:15am Design your own Tote Bag
Have fun designing your very own tote bag. Meet us at the picnic tables behind the reception center. In case of rain, meet in the activities office. Bags provided.

11:45-12:30pm 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.

1:00-1:45pm Printmaking is fun!!
Learn the mono-print process with paint and imagination. By the end of our session each child will have their own original art print. Meet in the Activities Office.

2:00-2:45pm Pet Rocks
Paint a sea stone to create your own “pet” rock. Meet in the Activities Office.

3:00-4:00pm 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 2014 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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