Family Activities @ Home

While kids and families are home, it is important to keep everyone active, promote continued learning, and check in on everyone’s emotional health. These resources are aimed to help you do just that. Keep checking back! Special content you would like to see? Email Leilani Perry

  • NEW!  Create and take a virtual field trip…anywhere! Or, enjoy this virtual field trip of Ellis Island  
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium 10 webcams to view, including sharks, penguins, sea otters, and more
  • San Diego Zoo Watch the live antics of baboons, penguins, polar bears, elephants, tigers, and more from the world famous zoological park  
  • Tembe Elephant Park Watch African wildlife at this popular watering hole on the Mozambique border  
  • Mars NASA takes you to the real surface of the Red Planet, as recorded by NASA’s Curiosity rover  
  • Yellowstone National Park Virtually explore some of the main attractions around the park  
  • Coral City An urban reef in Miami, Florida that’s part habitat, part science experiment


  • NEW!  Taste Buds Kitchen - free cooking club for kids; new recipes every Tues//Thurs at 1:00 p.m. CST. Bonus: For every chef who joins, they donate $1 to No Kid Hungry  
  • NEW!  Bake Austin - Weekdays at 11:00 a.m. - Kids baking classes for donation Venmo: @bakeaustin Zoom:  
  • NEW!  The Lucky Band makes it easy to keep the music going with daily jam sessions and singalongs  
  • NEW Plentiful selection of projects, recipes and cooking lessons at America’s Test Kitchen  
  • Enjoy a little boredom-busting bingo. Fun ways to have fun, keep active, be helpful and learn. Perfect for the entire family!