Activities & Resources: Complete List


Best Picture Movies You Can Stream Right Now

Sports Movies You Can Stream Right Now 

Universal Movies Going Straight to Streaming

The 50 best family movies to watch together

NYTimes Top Movies & TV Shows to Stream

Netflix introduces Netflix Party for social distancing communal streaming

51 hopeful movies that will make you feel good about life

Best Movies to Stream for Kids

Top 100 Films of All Time

Performances & Exhibits:

7 World-Famous Classical Concerts You Can Live Stream This Week

Where to Live Stream Virtual Concerts During Corona 

Billboard Top Concerts to Stream

NYTimes Top Songs to Stream

Neil Young Announces ‘Fireside Sessions’ Streaming Concert Series

Berlin Philharmonic free streaming

List of artists performing at home concerts for free streaming

Full list of live streaming orchestral concerts

National Museum of Natural History Virtual Tours

British Museum London Virtual Tour

Guggenheim Virtual Tour

Musee d’Orsay Virtual Tour

Getty Museum Virtual Tour


Celeste Ng, Ann Patchett, Min Jin Lee and Others on the Books That Bring Them Comfort

Tony Hawk and 10 other entrepreneurs share the books that changed their lives

New York Public Library E-books

Celebrities Read Children’s Stories

1,000s of Free Books on Tape

Where to Find Free Books on Tape

The Greatest Books of All Time


Funniest Podcasts

20 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter 

NYTimes Top Podcasts to Stream

Time Magazine:  The 50 Best Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

Art Podcasts

Science Podcasts

Podcasts for Falling Asleep

Online Learning:

US Small Business Administration Offers Free Online Businesses Classes 

Free Online Cooking Classes

450 Ivy League courses for free online

Scholastic online courses for kids

Coursera free classes for students


Working Out:

7 Free at Home Workouts

CLI Studios Announces Free Live Stream Dance Classes

Free or discounted workouts to do at home

Top 25 At-Home Workouts

From yoga to CrossFit: the 10 best online home workouts 

The Best Free Yoga Classes Online

Planet Fitness to offer free at-home workout classes via live stream

Peloton offers free 90-day subscription trial for its at-home workout app


How to Store Your Food (the correct way)

Grocery Delivery Services in NYC

Recommended Groceries

Celebrity chefs offer quarantine-friendly cooking tips & recipes

Thrillist: Best Delivery Restaurants NYC

Time Out: Top Delivery Food NYC

NYTimes Recipes to Try

Comfort Food – connects you to all the small stores both in the area and around the city – Our harvest is restocking daily and has fresh produce, dairy, meat as well as pantry staples sourced directly from farmers – provides deliveries from local businesses

Managing Anxiety:

Visual Exercises for Calming Anxiety

Online Therapy Apps

Audio Streaming for a Healthier Mind and Body


Questions to Ask Yourself to Make This Time Meaningful

App Recs

Breathing Exercises

Guided Meditation Videos

6 Healthy Ways to Manage Your Coronavirus Anxiety

5 Ways to Help Teens Manage Anxiety About the Coronavirus


Go Noodle Gets Kids Up and Moving
to Fun, Engaging Content and Games

National Geographic Kids

How to Home School

NYTimes: What Should I Do With My Kids?

How To Get Children to Help With Chores

125 Ideas to Keep Kids Entertained During the Coronavirus Crisis

101+ Ideas To Keep Your Kids Busy During Coronavirus Closures

Sporcle Quiz Games Online

Children’s Book Authors Are Offering Free Online Videos

Personal Projects:

8 Ways to Make Journaling a Daily Habit

17 Scrap Book and Photo Album Ideas

Marie Kondo Your Life

The Daily Guide to Spring Cleaning Your Home

Set a Goal for Yourself: 10 Tips for Effective Goal Setting

Make a Vision Board

Organize Your Home


Buy a Gift Card to a USHG Restaurant Now Through March 24 and 100% of revenue will go to employee relief 

Top 50 Ways to Show Someone You Care

5 Ways to Help Your Community (While Still Social Distancing)

How Can You Help During the Crisis? New Yorkers Get Creative

6 ways to help others during the coronavirus outbreak — ‘Everyone is a responder in this crisis’

How to help your favorite small businesses survive the coronavirus crisis

Coronavirus in New York: How to Help

These Organizations Are Helping People Get Food And Medical Help During The Coronavirus Pandemic

How to Donate Money During Outbreak to Those in Greater Need

‘People Need Immediate Relief,’ and Online Donors Make It Happen

Leave a Comment