Resources for COVID-19 Quarantine 2020


Here's our reorganized list of resources to help us all get through this quarantine. If you have a helpful resource to list, send it to This is very much a work in progress!

Below, find our best bets for Friday's virtual outings.

Highlights for Friday, March 27

ongoing The Great Medway Scavenger Hunt continues! This event is hosted by Medway Parks and Recreation. It began at 8 on Thursday morning and ends Sunday, March 29, at 10 pm.

09:30 am Virtual Shabbat concert via JCC Greater Boston. This week's performers are Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys.

10:00 am Berkner Breaks on Facebook Live with the Laurie Berkner Band. Keep the music going!

10:30 am Reef Relief's Virtual Marine Science Classroom features a presentation on mangrove ecosystems.

11:00 am Kids' Power Yoga Livestream via South Shore Sunfish. This Facebook Live event features books, mindfulness, and yoga.

12:00 pm Pete the Cat Storytime with Pete the Cat creator James Dean, on Instagram Live.

01:00 pm Emily Arrow Sing-Along on You-Tube Live. Post-lunch singing with Emily and her ukelele, Bow.

01:30 pm Zoo to You virtual presentation via the Stone Zoo in Stoneham, MA.

03:00 pm Home Safari presented by the Cincinnati Zoo--keep that animal theme going!

Late afternoon: Start an Audio Book with your kids: Audible is currently FREE for kids and teens.

**Saturday** bonus event:

10:00 am Yoga and Dance Party Online with Anna From Arendelle presented by the Massena Yoga Studio on Facebook Live.

Storytime Information

You can count these in your 1000 Books Before Kindergarten journal!

Thursday storytime videos can be found on our Facebook videos page.

*On Thursdays, we read books whose publishers have permitted the temporary recording and posting of our storytimes. On other storytime days, we read books whose publishers have allowed for live streams only (videos must be immediately deleted)--so we can't keep the videos for you.

Thursday, March 26:

We read Big Bad Bunny by Franny Billingsley with art by G. Brian Karas (Simon & Schuster) and How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? by Jane Yolen and Mark Teague (Scholastic).

Friday, March 27:

We read The Three Little Pigs by James Marshall and Pete's a Pizza by William Steig.