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ONLINE Virtual Spring Break with the Museum of the American Revolution

April 7
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 17, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

  Virtual Spring Break with the Museum of the American Revolution   From their Facebook page, "Join the Museum of the American Revolution online each weekday for do-at-home crafts and activities, virtual story time, "Artisans Field Trip" living history interviews, live Q&As with Museum staff, and more to learn about the efforts of Revolutionary-era Philadelphians...

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10:00 am

ONLINE Dance Classes for Kids with American Ballet Theatre

April 7 @ 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 9, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Beginning Monday, March 23, American Ballet Theatre will offer daily virtual classes on their @ABTSchool Instagram taught by former ABT dancers, ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School faculty and ABT teaching artists - all certified in the ABT National Training Curriculum.   American Ballet Theatre Virtual Classes   From their Facebook page, "These classes will engage...

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12:00 pm

ONLINE Wiener Staatsoper Opera and Ballet Performances

April 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until April 30, 2020

An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until April 30, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Learn more about how the Vienna State Opera is hosting an livestreaming opera and ballet performances daily at 12 pm and 2 pm Eastern Time Zone. 

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12:30 pm

ONLINE Live Animal Encounters for Kids with Wildlife Adventures

April 7 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 10, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

There will be a different animal everyday to explore about and answer your questions. There will aso be some kind of fun activity like reading a book, a science experiment or craft. Fun for all ages!   Live Animal Encounters with Stories, STEM, and Silliness   From their Facebook page, "This will continue throughout this...

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1:00 pm

ONLINE YouTube Series with Battleship New Jersey

April 7 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until April 11, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

The War at Home, their daily Youtube series, premieres every day at 1:00pm EDT. The curatorial staff will look into another aspect of the ship and her history.    The War At Home YouTube Series The War at Home, their daily Youtube series, premieres every day at 1:00pm EDT. The curatorial staff will look into...

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ONLINE Mindful Classes for Kids with Mindful Schools

April 7 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until April 9, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States

For the next couple of weeks, Mindful Schools will be offering mindfulness classes for kids! Join them online – for mindful activities, mindful movement, read-alouds – and let’s have fun exploring mindfulness together.   Mindful Classes for Kids From their website, "We are designing these LIVE online mindfulness classes with K-5 students in mind – AND...

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2:00 pm

ONLINE Wiener Staatsoper Opera and Ballet Performances

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until April 30, 2020

An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until April 30, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Learn more about how the Vienna State Opera is hosting an livestreaming opera and ballet performances daily at 12 pm and 2 pm Eastern Time Zone. 

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ONLINE Activities for Kids with Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 10, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge is hosting online nature themed activities on weekdays at 2 pm Eastern Time Zone.    Tails at Two Live-Stream   From the Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge Facebook page, "We miss you all! To help get your mind off being stuck at home we'll be sharing a bit of Cedar...

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ONLINE Philadelphia Zoo Live

April 7 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 10, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Please visit the website at PhillyZoo.org to see how you can help the Zoo support animals!   Philly Zoo at 2!   Get on their Facebook for a LIVE look inside the Philadelphia Zoo each day - have a question for them? Simply type it in their comments as you watch the video.   Philly...

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ONLINE Astronomy Mini-Courses for Kids with Discover the Universe

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until April 10, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Discover the Universe is hosting online astronomy mini-courses weekdays at 2 pm Eastern Time Zone.   Astro at Home   From their website: We've decided to help all families isolated by offering free online astronomy mini-courses for kids aged 8-12.   Join Discover the Universe every weekday at 2 p.m. (EDT) for 30 minutes of...

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4:00 pm

ONLINE Events from Adventure Aquarium

April 7 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until May 1, 2020

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Adventure Aquarium may be closed for now, but our commitment to the community is always our priority. We are excited to offer you online resources, educational fun, and at home family entertainment for the coming days.    Adventure Aquarium Online Events   From their announcement, "Everyday we will be posting on social media fun and...

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7:00 pm

ONLINE Concerts with Americana Highways

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until April 8, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Americana Highways is hosting live online concerts nightly. We have not prelistened to these concerts so we recommend families listen together to determine if they are appropriate for their family.   Live Music from the Quarantine!   Tune in to Americana Highways on FACEBOOK for live streaming from artists for 30 minute sets every weekday...

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ONLINE Exercise Classes for Teens

April 7 @ 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until April 30, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Home work-ins from Planet Fitness. Join daily on Facebook Live at 7:00 pm EST. United We Move!   Planet Fitness "Work-Ins"   Planet Fitness "Work-Ins" Schedule Daily on Facebook Live at 7:00 pm   To participate in this online type of event Registration is not required. There is no fee to participate. Visit the event...

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ONLINE Bedtime Stories with Media-Upper Providence Library

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 7:20 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Snuggle up together with some cozy tales!   Bedtime Stories  Weekly Bedtime Stories on Facebook Live!   Bedtime Stories Schedule 3/31: Stellaluna by Janell Cannon and Goodnight, Already! by Jory John 4/7, 4/14, and maybe 4/21: Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman (great for older kids, too!) 4/28: In a Jar by Deborah Marcero and...

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7:30 pm

ONLINE Reading Party for Kids with Pajama Program

April 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until May 1, 2020

ONLINE EVENT NJ United States
Free

Virtual Reading Party for Kids   Pajama Program continues to spark the imagination of children everywhere and bring people together by hosting Virtual Reading Parties online. Pajama Program is hosting daily Virtual Reading Parties through May of some of our favorite stories across their social channels to help children connect over a story and continue...

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