Feeling restless or bored at home? Lucky for our residents, seniors and kids, numerous organizations are offering free virtual online tours and classes. The Town of Surfside has rounded up several below and will be adding to this list:
- Silver Sneakers has a video exercise class specifically fit for seniors. Find it here.
- Loggerhead Marine Life Center in Juno Beach will have video lessons on sea turtles and other marine life topics. You can watch the lessons live at 2 pm Monday-Friday on their Facebook page. Scroll down to “Posts” to tune in.
- Frost Art Museum, The Wolfsonian-FIU and Jewish Museum of Florida are engaging arts and culture lovers through virtual tours. Check their websites for more information.
- The Boca Raton Museum of Art is offering art education and experiences on its website. You can learn more here.
- The Metropolitan Opera in New York is broadcasting an opera every day at 7:30 pm for free on its website. Click here to go to their website and select the current date to tune in.
- Every day, National Public Radio (NPR) posts a list of concerts available online for that date. See the list here.
- Travel + Leisure magazine put together a list of 12 major art museums that offer virtual tours. Find links to the virtual tours here.
A Little Something for the Kids!
Stuck at Home Podcast
Professional audio producers are asking kids to record mini podcast episodes using a smartphone, then send them in to create one big "Stuck At Home" podcast project.
Online Learning Activities
The following links contain a wide-range of ideas for kid-friendly activities, as well as learning resources: