Shelter In Place Home Activities & Info COVID19

During the COVID-19 Shelter In Place order, you may be looking for extra things to do with your children or looking for new activities to change things up. 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 have any tips of businesses that should be added here, please email the info and we will add it to this page!


Performing Academy
Performing arts classes and camps including acting and singing. Virtual options available!
Ages 4-18

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

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

Evolution Dance Center
Walnut Creek
Summer Dance Camp in a Box
Tik Tok Camp
Virtual dance classes. 1 or 2 week class options.

Ages *please contact Evolution Dance Center*

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.

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

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

Happy Life Pottery

We offer online pottery classes, and we deliver/pickup the kits before and after class to people in Benicia, Vallejo, American Canyon, Fairfield, Suisun City, Cordelia & Vacaville. Or, pick up a kit before class and drop them off to us afterwards. No experience is required, but we ask that kids be at least 9 years old to register. Anyone younger will need parental assistance. For the current schedule Click Here
632 1st Street, Benicia, CA. 94510



Virtual Summer Camps


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. 

Dates: June 8th through September 4th
Days & Times: Monday – Friday
Morning Session: 9:30am-12 pm
Afternoon Session: 1 pm-3:30 pm
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