10 neat things to do while self-isolating

Bored dog on the couch

While we’re all at home working to flatten the curve we thought it would be fun to put together some things to do! We attempted to find something for everyone including kids. We hope the suggestions and links below peak your curiosity and creativity to find the best resources for you.

If you would like to share your ideas, please let us know what you find and continue adding to the list!


1. Enjoy learning about animals!

**Visit this “Spy in the Wild” tour for a chance to win a prize!**

Assiniboine Park Zoo – Creature Features on Facebook Live

Awwwwww!!! Check out these baby animals


2. Learn a new skill

Become a better photographer

Learn to code

Publish a book!

Learn to juggle!

Brush up on Microsoft Office

Negotiate like a pro

Master Karate


3. Stock up on home cooking

Canning and Preserves

Soup for Days!

Homemade Pasta

Delicious Casseroles


4. Take a virtual ride at Disney


5. Read

If your voice is becoming strained from reading to the kids, here’s a free resource. Amazon’s audible is providing free stories to listen to!


6. Work out!

know your own body and be cleared by your physician to exercise before you start, then go for it! We found a sampling of something for everyone with these fun workouts.







7. Stay in for a virtual dinner

Distant Dinner Parties by the West End Biz


8. Get crafty!


9. Take a virtual tour

Enjoy the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) at home! 

Visit our very own Canadian Human Rights Museum!

Get up close and personal with world-famous art in museums around the world at Google Arts & Culture


10. Pause and RELAX

Catch up on lost sleep and take a nap or learn how to meditate.

Guided Meditations Deepak Chopra


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