Who said social distancing has to be boring? Check out this list of virtual activities for fun ways to pass the time at home!
SDSU provides all students, staff and faculty free access to messaging and video conferencing with Zoom. This is a great way to “meet up” and stay virtually connected with your friends, classmates and student organization members.
Virtual Art Classes
Hone your artistic abilities or discover a new hobby with these virtual art tutorials:
Join the McHarper Manor weekdays at 12 p.m. CST on Facebook for a daily art project tutorial. Projects include watercolor paintings, chalk art, canvas painting, and more! Videos will be available after the live class on the McHarper Manor Facebook page.
Join Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence Mo Willems at home for a live daily doodle lessonat 12 p.m. CST. Videos will be available after the live class on the Kennedy Center YouTube channel.
Virtual Fitness Classes
Work out from the comfort of your own home! Check out these resources to help you stay active:
Follow Planet Fitness on Facebook for live-streamed daily workouts several times a day.
CorePower Yoga hosts on demand classes to keep up your practice from the comfort of your living room.
Fitness professional Alex Vaughan offers live dance classes on YouTube through Zook Dance Fitness. Previously recorded routines are available to learn too!
Take on stress with an introduction to mindfulness meditation that you can practice on your own. Guided meditations can be downloaded in both English and Spanish.
Virtual Tours and Museums
Experience the best museums from NYC to France to Seoul in the comfort of your own home. Check out these sites to go on virtual tours of different museums and specific exhibits:
Check out some cool places around the world from national parks to national landmarks:
Tour England through this 360 video
Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover
Just want a cute and cuddly distraction? Check out several different animal live cam options:
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Have a Netflix Party with friends while watching your favorite shows together!
Have a long distance movie night with family and friends.
Create a collaborative playlist with your friends.
Watch an opera for free with the Metropolitan Opera.
Listen to a live recording from the Seattle Symphony.
Print off a free printable coloring page from the “Color Our Collections” campaign with coloring sheets from over 100 museums and libraries from around the world or choose from 1,500+ coloring pages with Just Color.