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Connect to virtual arts, science and history experiences all hosted by local artists, scientists, historians and organizations! Bookmark and check in daily for updates.

All experiences are free unless they are marked with a dollar sign ($).


Wednesday, June 3

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Wing Haven's Online Spring Plant Sale Curbside Pickup

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Lit's Keeping Pen to Paper

10 a.m. - ($) McColl Center's Connected Art Workshop: Drawing Abstract Inspirations (Register)

10:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Listen and Move Storytime via Facebook Live

11 a.m. - Carolina Raptor Center's Avian Home Adventure via Facebook Live

3 p.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Listen and Move Storytime via Facebook Live

3 p.m. - Charlotte Kids Fest's Crafting with Pinwheel Polly via Facebook Live

5 p.m. - Charlotte Art League's Happy Hour Arts Exchange via Zoom

6 p.m. - Harvey B. Gantt Center's Unmasked: "We Can't Breathe" via YouTube Live

7:30 p.m. - BlkMrktClt's Let's Talk Dammit via Zoom (Register)

7:30 p.m. - Theatre Charlotte's Isolation Radio Hour via Facebook and YouTube Live


Thursday, June 4

8:30 a.m. - Let's Dance with Camerin Watson via Instagram Live

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10 a.m. - Town of Cornelius Department of Parks, Arts, Recreation & Culture's Drop-In Art Thursday via Facebook Live

10:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Cuentos Virtuales en Español

11 a.m. - Carolina Raptor Center's Avian Home Adventure via Facebook Live

12 p.m. -WFAE's Songversations via Facebook Live

12 p.m. - Charlotte Museum of History's Lunch & Learn: Challenges on the Frontier in the 18th Century (Register)

4:30 p.m. - (Culture Blocks) Charlotte Ballet's Afro Beats Dance Class (Register)

5 p.m. - Charlotte Art League's What Now? via Zoom

6 p.m. - ($) Charlotte Cirque & Dance Center's Virtual Class

6:30 p.m. - ($) Charlotte Cirque & Dance Center's Virtual Class

7 p.m. - Levine Museum of the New South's What is it going to take? via Facebook Live

7 p.m. - ($) Charlotte Cirque & Dance Center's Virtual Class

10 p.m. - CLT After Dark via Facebook Live


Friday, June 5

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Baby Storytime via Facebook Live

11 a.m. - Carolina Raptor Center's Avian Home Adventure via Facebook Live

3 p.m. - Harvey B. Gantt Center's Family First: Power Art Workshop with Shane Manier

6 p.m. - Opera Carolina's iStream via Facebook Live

6 p.m. - (Culture Blocks) Charlotte Ballet's Latin Dance Class (Register)

8 p.m. - WDAV's Charlotte Symphony in Performance series


Saturday, June 6

9:30 a.m. -Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10 a.m. - Moving Stories with Camerin Watson via Instagram Live

10 a.m. - ($) McColl Center's Connect Art Workshop: Drawing from Life: Lines (Register)

10 a.m. - (Culture Blocks) Charlotte Ballet's Modern Dance Class (Register)

12 p.m. - (Culture Blocks) Drums4Life's Drum Circles on Live


Sunday, June 7

7 p.m. - Theatre Charlotte's TC@Home: an in depth look at Quarantine the Musical via Facebook Live


Ongoing

Charlotte Art League's Ab'strakt Virtual Exhibit (Through May 1, 2020)

Rumbao Latin Dance Company's Dance Classes (Through June 30, 2020)


Coming Soon

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Women Have Always Worked (Part 1) Learning Circle *Starting June 2*

Mufuka Works' Afro Russe Dance African Contemporary (All Levels) via Zoom *June 13 & 27*

Charlotte Museum of History's Lunch & Learn: Celebrating Juneteenth *June 18*

Tosco Music's From Our Living Room to Yours; A Benefit to Support Musicians *June 20*

Arts +'s Summer Virtual Music Camps (Band, Orchestra, Ukulele, Strings, Rock Band) *Starting the week of June 22*

(Culture Blocks) Unplugged + Live *July 16*


Other resources:

Activate Community Through Theatre’s Online Acting Classes (Ages 8 – 18)

AerialCLT’s Online Fitness Classes

Arts+'s Preschool Art Lab Activities, Drawing and Comic Art & Adult Art

Arts+’s Virtual Private Music Lessons (All ages)

Arts+’s Virtual SingPlayMove (Ages 3 – 6)

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art’s #MuseumFromHome Resource Page

Carolina Raptor Center’s STEM Adventure Sheets and Avian Enrichment Projects 

Charlotte Ballet's Dispersal - Performance, Interviews & Behind-the-Scenes

Charlotte Ballet's Essence of Numbers

Charlotte Symphony’s Audio Stream of Past CSO Performances, listening guides, educational materials, and more

Children’s Theatre of Charlotte’s #MovementWithMavis Theatre-at-Home Series

Comedy Arts Theater of Charlotte (CATCh) Live, Recorded Improv! Videos

(Culture Blocks) Dear Soul Music Co.’s The Artists’ Way Journey

(Culture Blocks) Kinetic Works' Full STEAM Ahead Performance

(Culture Blocks) Moving Spirits’ Dances of the Diaspora Workshops & Performances

Digi-Bridge’s LEGO Robotics Kit rental

Discovery Place’s Stay-At-Home Science Series

Harvey B. Gantt Center’s Hewitt Collection of African American Art

Harvey B. Gantt Center – How Parents Can use Photography to Educate Kids with Alvin C. Jacobs Jr.

Historic Latta Plantation’s Learning Series

JazzArts Charlotte's JAZZ ROOM - January 2020 (full show)

Levine Museum of the New South’s Lesson Plans and Activities

Levine Museum of the New South's StoryMining: #COVIDHistory

Levine Jewish Community Center's Fitness and Arts Videos

Levine Jewish Community Center's Just for Kids Page

Matthews Playhouse Theater's Park Bench Improvisation Game

Open Door Studio Dance Classes

Rumbao Latin Dance Company’s Online Dance Classes

Storytime with Levine Museum of the New South

The Mint Museum’s #MuseumFromHome Resource Page

NC Learn @ Home Educational Resources

NC Office of Early Learning’s Weekly Learning Activities

Piedmont Music Therapy’s Virtual Course Offerings

The Quarantine Couch podcast, created by ASC grantees Perrine DeShield and Will Jenkins

Town of Davidson's Virtual Parks & Recreation page

WCNC Charlotte’s Weather School

WFAE's Songversations

Wing Haven's Education from Home Page

YMCA 360’s Health & Fitness Videos


If you know of any other programs happening that are not listed here, please email Giovanna Torres (giovanna.torres@artsandscience.org).