Here are some songs for singing.
- Carolina in the Morning
- I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
- Delta Dawn
- My Wild Irish Rose
- Red Roses for a Blue Lady
- Sweet Violets
- When You Wore a Tulip
- Hi-Lily, Hi-Lo
Looking for more songs? Visit Green Book of Songs – a great resource I like to use. For those wishing to further extend the activity, you can create a list of various kinds of flowers. There are many resources on the internet. Here is a link to one.
What are your favorite ways to observe May Day with older adults? Share them in the comments below.
*For more ideas to add a spark to the lives of older adults, come check out Music Sparks on Facebook. It’s a great place to exchange more ideas and resources