Virtual Groups and Activities

Take a look below to see some suggestions of virtual classes and activities to do during Coronavirus

 

 

Virtual Museum and Art Gallery Tours

We bring to you a selection of Museums and Art Galleries from all around the world, take a look at what they are offering online terms of virtual tours. 

York Art Gallery

We start with our very own York Art Gallery who at the moment have a fabulous Artwork display of Harland Miller  work   'So good they named it once' .  Take a look

 

 

The British Museum

Explore their current collection online.

 

NASA Glenn Research Centre

Get an inside look at NASA Glenn Research Center’s facilities. Select a tour and have a look around.

 

The Louvre

Lots of virtual tours around the gallery in Paris, including the great artist Leonard de Vinci.

 

Natural History Museum

Take a self guided tour of the galleries. There are some great audio guides narrated by Sir David Attenborough.

 

Van Gogh Museum

Activities for art lovers of all ages.

 

 

 

 

 

Wild Things

 

Wild Things is bringing you nature based activities that can be done on your daily walk or in your back yard. These activities are free to access, our aim is to help families access nature until Wild Things sessions can restart. Stay safe. 

 

Jorvik Viking Centre

Discover what online activities Jorvick Viking Centre has for children and young people for 'stay at home exploration'.

 

Story Craft Theatre

 

 Come and join award winning theatre company, Story Craft Theatre, every weekday at 10am for online craft and storytelling fun.

 The class begins with 'Hellos' followed by our Crafty Tales song…..it’s easy to pick up and you can hear it on our social media sites; if you want to practice beforehand. Then it's time for the craft activity; we make this all together, taking you through the instructions, step by step and will be there to support you and answer questions, live.

 Once you have completed your craft, it’s time for the story centred around a popular picture book. It always includes songs, games, dancing, and characters to make it fun and educational.

 Crafty Tales is aimed at 2-5 year olds but all children are welcome. It's £3.50 per child (under 2s are free when booking with a sibling).  Classes last 50 minutes.

 For more information and to book your ticket, please click on the link below.

 www.bookwhen.com/storycrafttheatre

 Check out Story Craft Theatre social media every Tuesday and Thursday for FREE craft ideas to keep your little folk entertained.  

 

En Pointe Online Dance Class

Love dancing? Then why not continue doing what you love. En Pointe have online dance classes. 

 

Murton Park York

Visit Murton Park - without leaving  your home! Take a look on their website or Murton Park's Facebook page to discover what you will see. 

 

York Museum

York Museum Trust are hosting a range of activities, games and information which you can access from the comfort of your own home. 

 

PE with Jo Wicks Bodycoach 

Keep up your fitness levels with Joe Wicks. 

 

TIP Technology in Play Yorkshire

Online classes are available.

 

 

 Woodland Trust

Have at look at Woodland Trust 10 Nature activities that you can do at home

 

 

Active Kids do Better

Get started by using our family-friendly activities and begin moving together in your living room, garden or local park

 

 

HOGLETS 

Classes are now LIVE ONLINE and FREE! Get your fix of Hoglets games, storytelling, songs and fun beamed right into your home  live online and free  at the usual class times.

The Deep

We wanted to help where we can, so every MONDAY MORNING at 9am, we will be posting some of our Deep themed resources for you to enjoy. From colouring sheets, to puzzles and informative quiz sheets, we hope you enjoy them as much as we do 

 

 

 Explore York Library

 

 Explore York Libraries and Archives have links to some great sites to help you with children’s literacy, reading and learning activities, as well as just having fun. There are also links to sites that will help you talk to your child about coronavirus, especially if they are worried by it. You can find them at https://www.exploreyork.org.uk/digital/stay-at-home-children/. Keep looking as we will add more sites as we find new ones.

 

 

 Martial Arts 4Us online classes!

 Interested in booking a FREE Virtual Beginner to Martial Arts class for your child? 😮

 We only have a few places left with our Blackbelt Intructors 🥋 Ring Nicki 07825984999 or email her on Nicole.pratt@martialarts4u.co.uk

 We have over 900 members training ONLINE!✅

 🎥Class via zoom (video app)

🌈Fun and High energy sessions

💪🏽Burn off your kids energy and learn new skills ❤️Family Activity

 Join hundreds of others on your online Martial Arts Journey!

 

 

Harry Potter at Home

Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling has launched an online activity hub called “Harry Potter at Home” for parents and teachers to use with kids during the COVID-19.

Harry Potter at Home hub will offer a free collection of Potter-themed child-friendly activities, puzzles, videos, quizzes, articles and more,

These include a quiz about the series’ first book, The Philosopher’s Stone, a guide on how to draw the magical Niffler creature and Harry Potter word search.

 

 Kindermusik

New online group starting 20th April

 

Child on swing