Fun Things to Do from Home!

Reading & Resources

Overdrive: Plenty of eBooks, eAudiobooks, magazines and more with your library card number and PIN!
CLAMS eCard: Don’t have a library card but want to use all of our great, free online resources?  Just sign up for an eCard!
Kanopy:Thousands of streaming videos!  All you need is your Provincetown library card number and PIN
Get a BPL eCard: Sign up for a free BPL eCard to get access to all of their digital resources!
Take a Free Ivy League Online Course: Over 4oo Ivy League classes you can take online for free right now.
Learn a New Language: Sign up for Memrise, a free language learning app!
National Emergency Library: A collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed!

For the Kids

Daily Storytime with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy: Fun sharky-related storytimes and more, daily at 10 am!
Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems: Mo invites you into his studio and shares a game he invented for you to play after the doodles.  A new video every weekday at 1 pm!
Dav Pilkey at Home: Join the author of Captain Underpants and Dog Man for free activities including read-alouds, how-to-draw demos and more!
Goodnight with Dolly: Check out Dolly Parton’s weekly read-aloud video series every Thursday at 7 pm
Check out some Author ReadAlouds and Activities: A big list of Children’s Authors who are providing readings and activities online.
Cosmic Kids Yoga: Plenty of videos to help make yoga and mindfulness fun for kids

Fitness

Free Online Yoga Classes: Check out Yoga by Adriene on Youtube or this Power Yoga class.
PopSugar Fitness Classes: This youtube channel provides a variety of different fitness videos to follow along with while at home.

Just for Fun

Stream a Live Concert: Check NPR for daily updates of concert performances.  Facebook has updates too!
Google Arts and Culture: Check out famous works of art, museums, and more!  My favorite is the virtual tour of the Van Gogh Museum.
Giant Panda Cam: Many zoos and aquariums have animal cams that will let you take a peak at your favorite critters.  The National Zoo’s Giant Panda Cam has always been a staple of mine!
Explore Live Cams: Explore has animal and zen live streaming videos from around the world.  My favorite is the Northern Lights Cam, best viewed between 10 pm and 4 am for you night owls!
Tour the Louvre: The Louvre is offering several online tours of its collections!  Looking for more museums to virtually tour?  Check out this list from Good Housekeeping!

 

Lots of local businesses are also providing virtual services (along with regular services) so make sure to check in with your favorite spots!

Have ideas for more digital must-dos?  Email them to btaylor@clamsnet.org