June 2024 Team Building Activities & Ideas

From Juneteenth to Pride Month. These are different ways to celebrate June with your team.
June 2024 Team Building Activities & Ideas
June is here, and the weather is warm. It’s time to pack up the flip-flops, sunscreen, and t-shirts and trade them in for sundresses and sandals! June is a great time to retreat to the beach, lakeside cabins, or anywhere else that offers a little piece of paradise over a large cup of coffee. Of course, you’ll want to mix in some team-building activities and corporate events so that when you go back to work it feels like a true vacation.

If you’re wondering what to do for your employees in June, then you’re reading the right blog. Here you will locate various team building activities that will boost teamwork, productivity, and ideas to celebrate pride month at work.

June 1 - Pride Month! - In June we celebrate and honor the diversity of the LGBTQ2+ community. Teamland has so many team-building experiences for you and your coworkers to join in. Consider signing up for Drag Queen Bingo, Dancing like a Queen, or Paint and Cocktails. Or switch gears and attend a Building Inclusion workshop specifically focused on the inclusion of all genders within the workplace. You can find it all in our Pride Team Events Collection.

June 4 – National Donut Day - Today is the day to enjoy a box full of donuts, or sign up with your team for Teamland’s baking class to learn how to make your own. You will end up with new skills in the kitchen, a fun experience shared with coworkers, and lots of tasty treats. Win, win, win!

June 5 – World Environment Day - Celebrate this day by bringing your team together to learn the tips and tricks to creating the best garden with Teamland's Sustainable Wardrobe experience.

June 6 – Higher Education Day - Elevate your mind and build teams at the same time by joining Teamland in a Public Speaking Training session. Learn from a 2-time TEDx speaker on how to improve your public speaking for not only presentations but also effective business communication. It’s time to get learning!

June 8 – World Oceans Day - Did you know the world’s oceans cover more than 70 % of the Earth’s surface? These marine environments are vital to the planet. Did you also know that the majority of life on Earth is aquatic? So much of the Earth’s surface is underwater, marine species outnumber those on land. 94 % of the Earth’s living species exist within the oceans. Join Teamland for an informative and fun session about sustainability and how you and your team can reduce your negative impact on the ocean’s pollution issues. The session will start with a fun and interactive trivia session.  

June 11 – Make Life Beautiful Day - There are so many ways to celebrate this day with your remote team! Teamland has thought up a bunch for you to share with your team. How about a Painting class, a dance class, or a watch a comedy routine together? There is nothing more beautiful than sharing a laugh! 

June 12 - Loving Day - Named after the interracial couple, Richard and Mildred Loving, this is an annual celebration of the day the US Supreme Court struck down all bans against interracial marriage. Celebrate with Teamland’s Anti-Racism and Building Inclusion virtual experience that will allow your team to learn about racial injustice and how it is still prevalent. 

June 18 - Picnic Day - Summer is on its way, and today is the perfect time to bring your team together to have a meal together in a backyard or park (while maintaining social distance, of course). Choose Teamland’s Build your own cheese board virtual event to learn about the different kinds of cheese, charcuterie, and other exotic pairings that make up the perfect combination to bring along to your picnic.

June 19 - Juneteenth - This day marks the ending of slavery in the United States in 1865. To honor and celebrate this, join Teamland for an educational session promoting the appreciation of African American history and culture. The event will include a Q&A session to give your team the chance to get involved and start a conversation.

June 20 - Father’s Day - Celebrate the fathers or fatherly figures on your team and in your life by including them in your team-building activity for the day. Teamland has so many workshops that dads and their children would love. Consider signing up for a painting class or a chocolate-making class that will engage all attendees no matter their age. 

June 21 - International Day of Yoga raises awareness about the benefits of this mind and body practice. Bring your team together to celebrate by signing up for a Virtual Yoga class with Teamland.  

June 21 – World Music Day - Celebrate this musical day by signing your team up for Teamland’s “mYOUsical” virtual experience. Imagine a Broadway musical that is all about your company and team members. Led by a top-notch improv pianist, and award-winning lyricist your team is bound to leave this session feeling joyful and sparked with creativity.  

June 23 – National Columnists’ Day - Have you ever wanted to improve your writing skills? Use this national day as an excuse to finally take that writing course you have wanted to. Sign your team up for one of Teamland’s writing workshops. Exercise your creativity by writing a story or poem. 

June 25 - Take Your Dog to Work Day - Bring your dog to work day, has turned into every day while working remotely. However, today you can celebrate by bringing your dog to your team building activity! Join Teamland in a trivia game with your dogs being the VIP guests! Show off your pets to your coworkers while enjoying a little friendly competition. 

June 27 – National Sunglasses Day - On this day, why limit your celebration to sunglasses? Teamland offers a Sustainable Wardrobe workshop that will help your team rethink their summer look, and make them feel good about considering the impact of the fashion industry on both people and the planet.

June 30 – Social Media Day - Isn’t that every day?! Today, Teamland challenges you to step back from Social Media and become more mindful of your everyday routines. Bring your team together and join us to ‘Awaken to Mindfulness’. Our expert will be sharing their top mindfulness tactics and emotional well-being practices to keep you happy, healthy, supported, and engaged.

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Written by:
Najeeb Khan
Head of Training & Events
Leadership Development, Team Training, Belonging, Diversity & Inclusion, & Innovation
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