Waldsee Blog

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A bunte (colorful) Evening

Published: August 24, 2016

"Color" was the key word for yesterday’s Fest der Farben (festival of colors)! Instead of eating in the Gasthof (inn) as we usually do, there was a Straßenfest (street festival) on the Marktplatz (market place)! Villagers were able to go to various stalls and get foods like Döner and Currywurst but were also able to play games and get their faces painted. But that wasn’t all! Following the festival, everyone received white t-shirts and headed down...

Sonntag Programm

Published: July 11, 2016

Our villagers took part in many different activities on Sunday!

Idealer Tagesplan!

Published: August 2, 2015

      Gelato machen: Villagers were able to see how italian ice cream is made from scratch, and afterwards, taste their confections! In die Natur gehen: A group of villagers put on their hiking boots and went out into the Waldsee woods to enjoy nature and the sunshine. Laufen gehen: Workouts are sometimes hard to squeeze in during the full fun-packed days at Waldsee. For this reason, a group of fitness fanatics jogged for the hour and a half to...

Festival der Farben!

Published: July 21, 2015

‚ÄčToday we enjoyed all of the events at Waldsee that a traditional German Fest has to offer!

Wildsaujagd and Sinnenpfad!

Published: July 20, 2015

Villagers had an opportunity this week to try out the Sinnespfad (sensory adventure course). The villagers went through a course in the woods while not being able to use their Gesichtssin (eyesight). They had to rely on their other senses, for example touch or hearing. The villagers walked barefoot through a course with different textures on the ground, such as rocks or sticks. They also had to rely on their partner to tell them when they were getting off...