FUN FOR THE SOCIALLY DISTANCING added new items 03/31/2020
Read. One of our neighbors has some books to share; check it out on our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2171882682863206/
Make some facemasks: See how some of our neighbors do it on our Facebook group.
Brush up on your language skills. Try www.duolingo.com and all sorts of opportunities on YouTube.com.
Learn something new; take a free online course at
Take a virtual tour:
m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10158171306068044&id=118604413043 and https://www.facebook.com/118604413043/posts/10158182617768044/
Read. Download free books at
If you have a library card you can download free ebooks and audiobooks from the
If you don’t have a library card, you can get one and access a lot of other stuff here:
Fix up your yard and garden:
More to come here
Explore some music:
Nevertheless, we play on… nyphil.org/playson
https://www.metopera.org/user-information/nightly-met-opera-streams/week-3/ (a free opera every evening; you can play it until late afternoon the next day but be aware that some operas have some R-rated scenes which might require explanation if children ask.)
Watch something new:
Shakespeare’s plays at https://globeplayer.tv/ (not free)
Lotsa free movies: www.openculture.com
https://www.cinemaartstheatre.com/ (not free)
https://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/at-home Free shows on Thursdays
Color: free coloring books at www.openculture.com
Lots of stuff:
Do a jigsaw puzzle. Politics and Prose Bookstore will mail you one. Phone 202-364-1919 to order. Or get a virtual one from your app-app.
Exercise: See our separate window on exercise
Phone an old friend or relative you haven’t seen in a while.