Lots of fun learning here!

March 16, 2020

While we're all at home, why not learn? ALL of us! We got cooking tips, crafting tips, virtual tours and lots of local celebrities help keep busy.


πŸ“š KC's Book Nook Virtual Storytime

πŸ“š (Online) Goodnight With Dolly Virtual Storytime

πŸ“š (Facebook) VIRTUAL Storytime With Christy Shields

πŸŽΆπŸ“šVirtual Storytime and Music at Wood Bridge Preschool

πŸ“š (Facebook) VIRTUAL Storytime at the Cambria County Library

πŸ“š (Facebook) Virtual Storytime Purchase Line  School District


Finger Knitting for Kids: Developmentally Important and Lots of Fun

Knitting and Kids-It's a Brain Game!

πŸ¦™ Virtually Visit an Alpaca

🍈 Virtual Home Economics 101 With Chef Shaun Dougherty "How to Properly Use a Knife to Cut an Onion"

Macaroni Kid Johnstown You Tube Channel


🎼 Music That Heals Playlist by the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven Heals

🎼 Music That Heals Playlist 2 by the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra: We're All in This Together

🎼 Music That Heals Playlist 3 by the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra: Curated by Johnstown Symphony Chorus Director Jeff Webb

🎼 Music That Heals Playlist 4 by the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra: Curated by Rachel Allen


🎨 Virtual Mindfulness & Art Classes for Kids! on the Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center FB Page (Begins April 1)

πŸ–Œ Lunch Doodles With Mo Willems

🎨 (ZOOM) Virtual Arts Academy Online- Bunny Painting with the Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center

🎨Miss Meyers Makes and Creates: Join Miss Meyers as she shares fun art projects to do with materials you have at home


πŸ“š (Facebook) VIRTUAL Science With Shields

Virtual 4-H STEM Space Camp for 3rd to 5th grade students: This camp is FREE for anyone to participate (4-H membership NOT required)! We only ask you to fill out the Registration Form via the link provided to access our Campsite where the experiments will be released every Monday morning at 10am CT. (3/30, 4/6, 4/13, & 4/20)
Registration Link:

School Canceled? 30 + Free Educational Resources Kids Can Use At Home

Here are great leaning and virtual resources to keep your kids learning.


School Closing Daily Schedule: Get a FREE Printable!

Here's a great resource to keep kids on a schedule with lunch time, exercise time and more.


Your Guide to Virtual Tours

Our Virtual Tour Guide is your chance to see museums, zoos, science centers locally and around the world, right from home.




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