Shelter In Place Home Activities & Info COVID19

This is a list of local businesses who are offering take-home kits, activities, educational tools and fun things for kids to do and for families to do together at home. If you know of businesses that should be added here, please email the info and we will add it to this page!


Happy Life Pottery

Learn pottery from home! We offer online classes that walk you through a fun & creative pottery project, teaching you the basics of working with clay while you create something magical! No experience required; best for ages 9 and up (younger may need parental assistance). Go to Happy Life Home Pottery Projects to pick your class and then pick your clay (air-dry is available everywhere and traditional, kiln-fired clay is available to specific areas). Current Schedule
632 1st Street, Benicia, CA. 94510
Ages 9 & up

ABC Art Class
Build your child’s confidence and self-esteem with our art courses for kids on drawing, coloring, painting, and much more! Many course options to choose from. One class, multiple classes and camps.
Ages please inquire with sponsoring agency

Color Me Mine “to go kits”
Walnut Creek

Offering pottery painting “to-go kits”! Visit color me mine online Shopify to choose your ceramics (LOTS TO CHOOSE FROM!) and paint colors! We offer curbside pickup or local delivery! Great solution for a family activity, virtual play dates, zoom birthday parties and more! See website or call for pick up hours!
Online Shopify link: Coloring Pages
1950 mount Diablo Blvd, Walnut Creek ca 94596

FREE Coloring Pages
by Color Me Mine Walnut Creek

Including general coloring pages (based on our most popular ceramics), bunny themed and exclusive SCOOB themed pages. Ryan’s World and Mickey Mouse pages will be added this summer!

AR Workshop Danville
Summer Art Kit Subscription Box

Choose any Design, Website Order Link: More Info
Price: $155
Coupon Promotion Code: DIYARTBOX10 for $10 off through 5/26/2020
355 Hartz Avenue, Danville, CA 94526

AR Workshop Danville
DIY-TO-GO KITS for Kids and Adults

Choose any Design, Website Order Link:  More Info
Price Range: $35-$65
355 Hartz Avenue, Danville, CA 94526

Lakeshore Learning Materials
Free at Home Resources:
Lesson plans, printable worksheets, printable calendars and clip art, craft and activity ideas.
Active Play Equipment and Supplies for at Home:
Available for purchase.

Curbside pick up available:
1929 Mt. Diablo Blvd. Walnut CreekCA 94596

Lamorinda Arts Council
Art In Place
While complying with the Shelter in Place order means staying at home, it doesn’t mean you have to miss out on enjoying the arts! You too can take a break and enjoy these FREE virtual art experiences collected by board members and friends of the Lamorinda Arts Council. Our list covers many art genres and will be updated weekly.

Loving Hands
Virtual Baby Massage
Classes are FREE. Donations are appreciated but not required. Sliding scale $40-80 for five classes. Registration is required. Please message the instructor or text 707-980-5646. Classes ongoing, please visit website for more info Click Here


Virtual Summer Camps

City of Vacaville Parks & Recreation
Virtual camps and virtual programs. 2020 Summer Camp Information
Music camps, Starbound, Pet Pro & Drivers Ed
Ages 8-17

Young Art
Summer Camp Adventure 2020 Details and Activities:
Each week will include lessons in drawing, clay sculpture, science experiments, origami, culinary art, Lego brick design, jewelry making, horticulture, recycled art, and digital art. Young Art Virtual Camp Link

Dates: June 8th through September 4th, 2020
Days & Times: Monday-Friday
Morning Session: 9:30am-12pm
Afternoon Session: 1pm-3:30pm
Age Groups: K-2nd grade & 3rd-6th grade 
Cost: Regular Camp value: $375
Summer 2020 Virtual Camp Rate: $79  
Enrollees may apply the 50% off code: “Adventure” so cost will be $39.50 for five days of learning & fun! 

Needed Supplies: We are committed to offering program activities using common household items for camp supplies. A camp supply kit will be made available for purchase for those interested. 

Registration is available at the following links depending on the age of their child and time of day they wish to attend camp:

K-2nd Grade Morning: More Info
3rd-6th grade Morning: More Info
K-2nd Grade Afternoon: More Info
3rd-6th Grade Afternoon: More Info

Galaxy Kids Code Club
VIRTUAL Roblox Game Development
Full week and 2 day mini camp options. Camp includes 10 hours of live instruction (full day camp), 4 hours live instruction (mini-camp). Plus unlimited time for self-paced independent project development for the duration of the camp. Small class sizes (6 students max) Certificate of completion and individualized progress report. Beginner – Intermediate.
Ages 8-13