During this season when we get to spend extra time with our families, I’ll be hopping on Facebook live to read from my first The Wingfeather Saga book, “On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness.” I’ll start Friday night, March 20th at 7pm central and will continue every night until we finish the book.
While the Cincinnati Zoo is closed and kids are home from school, let us help make your children’s hiatus from school fun and educational. Join us for a Home Safari Facebook Live each weekday at 3pm EDT where we will highlight one of our amazing animals and include an activity you can do from home. Don’t have access to social media? No worries! All videos will be posted on our website and to our YouTube channel shortly after the Facebook Live ends. The at-home activities will all be posted to this webpage - http://cincinnatizoo.org/home-safari-resources/
Open to all children and adults anywhere in the world!
Performers from around the world are invited to enter the world’s largest all ages virtual talent competition, “North Texas’s Got Talent!” This is an opportunity to showcase the amazing talent of North Texas and participants from around the world ONLINE and bring our community of performers and artists together while we are all apart due to the COVID19 challenge.
With so many public schools closed, our team of marine biologists are hosting an online Q&A about killer whales (orcas) and salmon. We’ll be live on Facebook and Instagram (@oceansinitiative). We hope to “see” you Monday, and several more times until schools reopen. No ticket or registration necessary.
Cosmic Coffee explores a different topic in astronomy or planetary science each week.
Our inaugural episode focuses on the remarkable dimming of Betelgeuse during the past several months, and its recent brightening. Lowell Observatory Director Dr. Jeff Hall will speak with Lowell Astronomer Dr. Phil Massey, whose recent research with University of Washington colleague Dr. Emily Levesque led to the first published paper on the topic.
Cosmic Coffee live-streams from the AstroLab at Lowell's Giovale Open Deck Observatory (https://lowell.edu/godo).
See What Our Animals Are Doing! Camera Hours: Live Feed from 8:30AM-6:00PM
Please note that our animals are constantly on the move and may not always be visible on camera. Be sure to check both cameras as our red pandas do have a choice and have indoor/outdoor access.
Log in and stay connected with the Stamford Museum & Nature Center! Join us for our Facebook live programs at 10 am and 2 pm each day. Say hi to some of our Heckscher WILD! critters during "Meet the Animals" and at 2 pm find out what is going on in our vernal pools! These programs will be designed for all ages so they will be a great addition to your at-home learning! The program schedule is as follows but may change due to weather:
3/20 Meet the Animals & Vernal Pool Ecology
3/21 Animal Adaptations & Herbivore, Omnivore & Carnivore
3/22 Animal Classification & Baby Farm Animal Names
3/23 Meet the Animals & Heckscher Farm Tour
3/24 Signs of Spring Hike & Meet the Animals
3/25 Nature Trivia & Vernal Pool Ecology
3/26 Animal Classification & Nature Trivia
3/27 Baby Farm Animal Names & Signs of Spring Hike
The event has already taken place on this date:
10am Eastern /9am Central / 8am Mountain / 7am Pacific
The Philadelphia Zoo launches 'Philly Zoo at 2' to help keep children and families engaged during social distancing due to coronavirus concerns and restrictions. At 2 p.m. on weekdays, watch a livestream on the zoo's Facebook page.
We are committed to upholding our mission of providing experiences that inspire and motivate people to care for the natural world. In order to do this, stay close to our website and social channels for updates about our status as well as LIVE educational programming, virtual safaris and an abundance of cute photos and videos of animals, behind-the-scenes caretaking by our keepers, and in-depth stories of the Zoo and our amazing residents!
Don’t have access to social media? No worries! All videos will be posted to our website and YouTube channel.
We are hoping to bring you and your little one some fun each day at 10am Eastern. Join us on The Circle Play Cafe’s Facebook page for 30 minutes of fun featuring stories, music, crafts and guest appearances from other local businesses!
Starting tomorrow, Thursday, I'm going to be on Facebook reading a chapter of Henry every morning at 10 a.m. CST (except Sundays).The live video will stay up on my page, so even if you can't join me at 10, you can still tune in later in the day.
Join us for our Facebook live programs Tuesday-Friday 11am and 2pm or see them on our website in the virtual learning center. There you can view videos, download home activities and submit your nature related artwork to us!
A Bird’s-eye View of the Universe: What does the universe look like on the largest scales? Join Lowell Observatory astronomer Dr. Michael West as we journey through crowded cities of galaxies, empty regions where galaxies practice social distancing, and the vast cosmic web that ties them all together.
5 round Swiss tournament with times varying from G5,d5 to G30. Also access to chess lessons, daily puzzles, works out and videos. Great for beginners who want to learn how to play chess. Tournaments every day at 9, 11, 2, 5 and 7.