Those of us lucky enough to stay healthy are staying home while we all attempt to flatten the curve of coronavirus contractions. In between working remotely and managing kid care, there might even be time for some cerebral fulfillment. We’ve rounded up a collection of online courses, events, readings, and tours to keep your cultural bucket half full.
Wendy MacNaughton Drawing Class: 10 a.m. every day on MacNaughton’s Instagram
Mo Willems Livestream Weekday Doodle
Google Arts & Culture: Virtual tours of some of the most famous museums around the world and their exhibits
Craft in America: PBS episodes available
Michael Chabon Reads You Bedtime Stories
COMEDY AND PERFORMANCE
The Quarantine: Virtual Open Mic Series: Wednesdays, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Hunky Jesus and Foxy Mary Live: The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence’s Easter in the Park Hunky Jesus and Foxy Mary Contest has moved to Instagram
Funny or Die Free Online Comedy Classes
Yale’s “The Science of Well Being” Online Course
Stanford University’s Free Online Courses
Readings by Writers: Mondays and Thursdays at 5 p.m.
Pandemic Journal: Short Audio Essays from the New York Review of Books
NPR’s List of Live Virtual Concerts to Watch During the Coronavirus Shutdown
SFJazz Live on YouTube: New video every Tuesday
Concerts to Livestream During the Coronavirus Outbreak
San Francisco Symphony’s Keeping Score Series
Rufus Wainwright Robe Recitals: Posted to Instagram daily
Winchester Mystery House Video Tour
Nicole Cronin Yoga Class: Free on Instagram every day from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Services at Glide Memorial Church: Sunday services are streamed online at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. weekly