Childhood games and pastimes

Did you ever play jacks and marbles? Could you impress your friends with yo-yo tricks?

Childhood games and pastimes reminiscing kit

People will be familiar with many of the items in this kit. Games, both manufactured and homemade, are enjoyed by most children at some stage in their childhood years. Many memories will be evoked as the items are passed around and discussed.

'Childhood games and pastimes' contains games that were popular in the 1920s-1950s. The objects and visual material within the kit reflect childhood themes associated with school, play and home life.

This kit is specifically designed for activity coordinators to use in reminiscing sessions. It is suitable for aged care groups only.

Cost

$35 (GST inclusive) to hire for two weeks.

Delivery

Kits will be delivered by post. We pay for posting the kit to you, you pay for return postage. Other arrangements may be possible upon booking.

Prior to requesting a booking, please read our booking conditions and cancellation policy.

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