HCAN launches resource guide for families
Hawaiʻi COVID-19 ResourcesThe Hawai`i Children’s Action Network (HCAN) has created a website that identifies resources for families, including food, child care, financial information, and COVID-19 screening sites. Utilizing both online and local Hawai’i resources, the site compiles a wealth of information to help families navigate in these difficult times. https://covid19.hawaii-can.org/
National Museum of Natural History – Virtual Tours
Tour the Smithsonian virtuallyWant to take a family excursion from the safety of your own home? The Smithsonian, National Museum of Natural History virtual tours allow visitors to take self-guided, room-by-room tours of select exhibits and areas within the museum from their desktop or mobile device. Visitors can also access select collections and research areas at our satellite ...
Explore the Galleria d’Arte Moderna in Milan
Take a virtual walk around this artistic heritage siteYou can explore the history and art of Milan without leaving your couch. Share in the majesty of this collection with your loved ones by taking a virtual tour. The Galleria d’Arte Moderna preserves the modern art collections of the City of Milan, an artistic heritage of about 3,500 works. The museum hold over 3,500 ...
Free Online “Girls Talk Back” Leadership Program
Inviting all girls statewide between ages 14-18 this summer - Deadline to sign up is April 30thThe partnership of Ceeds of Peace, Women’s Fund of Hawai`i and the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Honolulu Branch is launching a FREE online summer leadership program called Girls Talk Back. High school girls will learn leadership and community organizing skills from experienced educators and renowned mentors from our community. Participants will have the ...
Marijuana: Parenting for Prevention in 2020 Webinar
Mon, Apr 27, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM HST Parents face more challenges than ever in having effective prevention conversations with their teens around marijuana use. Despite the fact that this drug is more potent than ever, perception of harm is at an all-time low due to legalization, medicinal use and methods of ingesting like vaping and edibles which seem so much easier and ...
Virtual Tours of the National Gallery in London
Wherever you are in the world, take a tour of the National Gallery.
Their three virtual tours allow you to step inside the Gallery and explore one of the greatest collections of paintings, from the comfort of your home. From peeks behind the scenes to in-depth looks at the nation’s favorite paintings. Come in and explore over 2,600 works of art in virtual reality through your desktop, phone ...
Museum of Modern Art Hosting Free Online Courses
Offering many classes to choose from and enrollment is always openImmerse yourself in ideas and see your world in new ways through art. In MoMA’s free Massive Open Online Courses on Coursera.org, you will hear directly from artists and designers, look closely at works in our collection and exhibitions, and join a community of learners unlike any other. Enroll any time and complete courses at ...
Having “The Vape Talk” with Your Kid
Free Webinar on Thursday, April 30th, from 1-2pmJoin us for a presentation on how to talk to your kids about nicotine addiction and vaping. One thing we know is that most youth in Hawaii have been exposed to vaping. A great deal of young people that start vaping say they began because they were exposed to it by a peer. So before ...
Virtual Arts Advocacy Day: Family Arts for Quarantine
Webinar on May 1, 2020 at 3:00 PMNeed a quarantine challenge? Get the whole family to make an instrument, recreate a Hawaii Artwork, and write your own hip hop rhymes! Then, take the Arts Quarantine Challenge! Join the Zoom webinar to find out how to participate!
Click here to register for the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register
The Call To Unite: 24-hour Global Livestream Event
Starts at 2 pm on May 1, 2020The Call to Unite is a 24-hour global livestream event that invites people across the world to celebrate our shared humanity. We will stand in solidarity with those experiencing pain, fear, loneliness, and grief – and offer hope and support as we build a new future together. Featuring Oprah, Common, Daniel Dae Kim, Deepak Chopra, ...
Metropolitan Museum of Art Virtual Tour
Visit the Met in 360 degrees onine for free, anytime and on any device.The Met 360° Project is an award-winning series of six short videos invites viewers around the world to virtually visit The Met’s art and architecture in a fresh, immersive way. Created using spherical 360° technology, it allows viewers to explore some of the Museum’s iconic spaces as never before.
Click here to visit: https://www.youvisit.com/tour/themet
Drive-thru Festival of Hope For Families
Child & Family Service Ewa Campus (91-1841 Ft. Weaver Rd., Ewa Beach) Saturday, May 9 at 9am -12pm This event is meant to honor mothers for all they do while providing much-needed supplies, resources, and family-friendly activities to those in need. While maintaining guidelines for social distancing, families will be invited to drive through a “festival of support services booths” to receive: groceries; chef prepared meals; CFS Family Lōkahi Kit; Community Resource Kits; PPE ...
Free Online Support Communities for Families
Free online gatherings discussing real-life issues families are facing during these unique and uncertain times.Families are facing unprecedented challenges due to circumstances surrounding COVID-19. In response, we invite you to join our free online support community for parents and caregivers who may have children experimenting with, or dependent on, substances. Helpline specialists and specially trained parent coaches will host a series of live online gatherings to share insight and ...
The Louvre Virtual Tour Online
Free online tour of the museum, accessible from any deviceThe Louvre Museum is the world’s largest art museum in Paris, France and a historic monument. Visit the museum’s exhibition rooms, galleries, and contemplate the façades of the Louvre.
Come along on a virtual tour and enjoy the view.
Explore the Van Gogh Museum’s Collection at Home
Eperience the virtual tour any time and on any deviceStep into Van Gogh’s world in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Explore the world’s largest collection of works by Vincent van Gogh at home. The collection inculeds Van Gogh’s famous paintings and drawings as well as the works of his artist friends and contemporaries. Discover our fine collection of French and Japanese prints.
Click here for the tour: https://artsandculture.google.com/streetview/van-gogh-museum
CNN and ‘Sesame Street’ Host A Town Hall for Families “Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism.”
The 60 minute special will air on Saturday, June 6, at 10 a.m. ETThe show will talk to kids about racism, the recent nationwide protests, embracing diversity and being more empathetic and understanding. Big Bird will join CNN commentator Van Jones and CNN anchor and national correspondent Erica Hill to moderate the event. They will be joined by “Sesame Street” characters — including Elmo, Abby Cadabby and Rosita ...
The Vatican Museum Virtual Tours
Experience the virtual tour any time and on any device.“The Vatican, the Museum of Museums,” not only houses the extensive collections of art, archaeology and ethno-anthropology gathered by the Popes over the centuries, but also contains some of the Apostolic Palace’s most extraordinary and artistically significant rooms. Now you can visit this beautiful historical site from home.
Visit the museum here: http://www.museivaticani.va
Ho’ohiki Pilina Program
Four-day sessions offer daily classes in the morning or afternoon, Tuesday through Friday.The Ho’ohiki Pilina Program (HPP) is an online class on healthy relationships and pregnancy prevention for youth on Oahu ages 14 – 18. Unhealthy relationships, dating violence, and risky sexual behaviors are a serious threat to the well-being and futures of many young people. Love Notes is a federally approved curriculum that addresses these issues by ...
Free Virtual Leadership Program for Hawaii Youth
Apply by September 7th, 2020Youth Action Alliance Hawaii (YAAH) is a free virtual program for Hawaii high school students seeking to be civically engaged, take action to address issues in their community, and possess a global understanding of how those issues connect Hawaii with the rest of the world. The program represents a collaboration between three like-minded non-profit organizations ...
Free Grab-and-Go Meals Program
Monday, Oct. 12, through Friday, Dec. 18Free Grab-and-Go meals program launching at 203 public schools this fall providing free meals to children ages 18 and younger. Children can receive free meals regardless of whether or not they are enrolled at the distribution site, are public school students, or eligible for the free or reduced-price lunch program. Meal distribution will be at ...