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Activities to Keep Busy at Home


With schools closed until further notice, the Surfside Parks and Recreation Department will be rolling out new activities to keep kids entertained and busy at home. Find the latest activities below and be sure to check back for updates to the list.

Kids' Activities

  • Build a fort with blankets and pillows
  • Play dress-up
  • Write a card or letter
  • Make a backyard obstacle course
  • Jungle Island: Videos and activities for kids, weekdays at 11:00 a.m.

Senior Activities

Virtual Vacation
National Parks Tours: Available for Yellowstone, Kenai Fjord and others. Find a Park on, hover over Learn about the Park, and then over Photos & Multimedia, and click Virtual Tour.

Take an Offline Break

  • Write a letter or card
  • Paint or draw
  • Bake cookies
  • Go for a walk
  • Do a crossword puzzle

Arts & Culture Activities