From virtual park tours to drawing class: 7 things to do while stuck at home this week

Rocky Mountain National Park sign
Posted at 3:54 PM, May 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-12 17:54:36-04

We're always on the lookout for fun things to do while stuck at home. Here are 7 cool things to try out this week:

• Many colleges are offering free online courses across multiple online platforms.

• The Peloton App is offering a free 30-day trial with access to their full library of classes online. The free trial includes bootcamp, strength, cardio and yoga classes.

• You can use Google to access virtual tours of National Parks throughout the US.

Duolingo makes learning a new language fun! This service takes a game-like approach to learning and offers apps for iOS, Windows Phone and Android.

Wendy McNaughton hosts a 30-minute live drawing class for kids (of all ages) every school day at 9am MST. Each class includes a warmup exercise and a “how-to” lesson. You can also catch old episodes anytime 24 hours after they air on her Youtube page.

• Feeling like adding a little something extra to your skin care routine? Make an exfoliating face scrub at home with this list of 13 inexpensive DIY face scrubs that your skin will love!

Nikon School Online is offering up its entire photography course for free online right now to help people fill their creative void.