Activities can be done individually or in groups if a particular activity is suitable for a number of residents.
Others might like to help bake and decorate a cake.
Tailgate parties: Weather permitting, cordon off a section of the parking lot and recruit staff or volunteers to park their cars together and set up a cooking area to grill brats, hot dogs and hamburgers.
Coordinate with the kitchen staff to provide some side courses like potato salad, baked beans and cole slaw.
Of course, young people can read to residents of nursing homes.
However, an interesting alternative would be for the seniors to tell their stories to the youngsters.