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Fun FREE things to do for older teens and adults!

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Play Eyewire

Help scientists map the human brain and have fun. The great soundtrack is an added bonus!

Eyewire

 

Contribute to Scientific Discovery with Zooniverse

Choose a project from spotting new planets to counting penguins!

Zooniverse

 

Explore The Social Distancing Festival

A digital space for celebrating art from all over the world, showcasing amazing talent, and coming together as a community at a time when we need it more than ever.

The Social Distancing Fest

 

Eat Clean While Quarantined

Chef and author Kwame Onwuachi is posting a recipe a day. Follow along as he prepares healthy dishes at home!

Eating clean in quarantine

 

Watch the Berlin Philharmonic

Use a special code to access the Digital Concert Hall for FREE!

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Take a FREE course from Yale

The Science of Well-Being (very useful)!

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Tour an Art Museum

International and stateside museums are offering free virtual tours

Le musée du Louvre, Paris

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Tate Britain, London

Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

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Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

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Stream Opera and Ballet

Available daily from The Wiener Staatsoper starting at 5 PM or 7 PM CET

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Virtual Experiences

Watch an Andrew Lloyd Webber Musical for FREE

This Tony Award winning composer's most famous works include Phantom of the Opera, Sunset Boulevard, Cats, and School of Rock. New shows released every Friday.

Cats the musical

 

Tour National Parks

Park rangers take you on virtual walking tours through some of the most hard-to-reach National Parks.

Tour National Parks

 

Tour Winchester Mystery House

For horror fans!

Winchester mystery house

https://winchestermysteryhouse.com/video-tour/

 

Listen to Christopher Walken Read

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Christopher Walken reads Sendak

https://youtu.be/KKNaYlzssbc

 


Activities/Learn New Skills!

 

Grow your technology and communication skills

Tech-Talk has webinars, essays, and other resources to build your knowledge.

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Learn to use ZOOM Video Conferencing

Free videoconferencing accounts are available from ZOOM

Learn Zoom

 

Learn How to Make Sushi

Watch Diaries of a Master Sushi Chef

How to make sushi

 

Learn Biology, Geography, Yoga, and more!

YouTube Learning has educational content the covers just about every subject and age group!

YouTube Learning