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Virtual Activities and Programming

Looking for something to do from the comfort of your home? We've got a few ideas to keep you entertained. 

Virtual Classes

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems! Join Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence at Home for a live daily doodle lesson at 1:00pm EST. Videos will be available after live showings on the Kennedy Center YouTube channel

Join the McHarper Manor weekdays on Facebook for a daily art project tutorial. Art projects will range from watercolor paintings to chalk art to canvas painting and will take place live at 1:00pm EST. Videos will be available after the live class on the McHarper Manor Facebook page.  

Missing group fitness classes or going to the gym? Check out the Planet Fitness Facebook page for live-streamed daily workouts several times a day. Is Yoga more your thing? Check out CorePower Yoga to keep up your practice from the comfort of your living room. Or join local Lexington fitness professional Lindsay Burris for live 10 minute workout classes at 10:10am EST each weekday morning. 

For an introduction to mindfulness meditation that you can practice on your own, visit UCLA Health for downloadable guided meditations in both English and Spanish.

Virtual Tours and Museums 

Experience the best museums from NYC to France to Seoul in the comfort of your own home. Check out these sites to go on virtual tours of different museums and specific exhibits.

Check out some cool places around the world from National Parks to National Landmarks 

Animal Webcams 

Lions, tigers and bears, oh my! Just want a cute and cuddly distraction? Check out several different animal live cam options from watching silly sea otters and curious elephants or just mellow out to the hypnotic drifting jellyfish. 

Looking for a list of local restaurants that are offering takeout and delivery?

In Lexington, check out and the Downtown Lexington Partnership for a list of local restaurants and retail shops that are open

In Danville, check out their local COVID-19 information page, as well as a list of their current restaurant openings and deliveries.

In Georgetown, please keep up with their local COVID-19 information page, and their list of local restaurant updates.

In Lawrenceburg, please visit their list of restaurants offering carryout and delivery options.

More Fun Things To Do! 

Coronavirus Updates and Resources

Bluegrass Community and Technical College is continuously updating its information and guidance for the university community to address the changing status of COVID-19. Please visit the college's website for more information about COVID-19 and its impacts to the BCTC community, precautions that are being taken, prevention measures you can take and a compilation of additional resources. Also, be sure to check out BCTC's social media pages: Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Flickr.

A special thanks to Student Affairs Professionals across the country who combined efforts to pull these resources together, including professionals from Stony Brook University, St. Olaf University, and Colorado University.