Things to Try While Physical Distancing

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PVPUSD At-Home Activities

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District’s PV Kids’ Corner and Teen Scene staff has put together a comprehensive list of at-home activities for families during the school closure. Find a wide range of activities for students and families at pvpusd.net/activities

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Palos Verdes Library District Resources

Although Palos Verdes Library District locations are currently closed, online services are available at pvld.org! Many digital resources are accessible 24/7, no matter where you are. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Please call the library at (310) 377-9584 to leave a message if you need assistance with the digital services listed below:

Read eBooks and listen to audiobooks on OverDrive. Stream movies and TV shows on Kanopy  and Hoopla

Check out digital magazines via via Flipster. Stream and download music on Freegal

Kids and learners of all ages can get one-on-one homework help and tutoring from 1 p.m. – 10 p.m. every day on Brainfuse,  plus there are many other resources for school and careers available at all hours.

Be sure to also check out kids’ activities and other online resources curated by library staff:

Kids Book & Author Activities

  • Crafts and Activities
  • Virtual Exploring
  • Homework Help

PVLD’s Young Artists & Authors at Home

Are you writing or creating art while you are home? The library would love to showcase your work online.

Submit your work at https://www.pvld.org/youngartistsauthors and check us out each day to see all of the amazing new submissions.

Explore and More: The World At Your Fingertips

Visit libraries and museums around the world. Watch operas and Broadway musicals from your couch. See animals at the zoo without any crowds. Stay fit while the gyms are closed. And get self-care tips to aid your mental health. We may all be inside right now, but the world is at your fingertips to explore and more.

We also invite you and your family to share your Coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak stories online with Your Story is the Peninsula’s Story. Parents and educators, please take this as an opportunity to help your students tell their stories.

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L.A. County Library Resources

While L.A. County residents focus on physical distancing in the fight against COVID-19, we’d like to take a moment offer a few ideas on how to beat the blues, entertain kids, learn something new, or remain social - for free!

The following suggestions are brought to you by the L.A. County Library, the Department of Arts and Culture, and creative and resilient artists and organizations who are finding ways of creating and engaging with you (from the comfort of your own home):

For the young:

For all ages:

For more information on what L.A. County Library offers, visit lacountylibrary.org or reach library staff via:

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Stretch and Movement Guides

The Beach Cities Health District has produced guides with simple stretches and exercises you can practice to stay active while staying or working at home. Download the guides at the following links:

Computer and Desk Stretches (PDF)

Dynamic Movement Exercises (PDF)

Functional Movement Stretches (PDF)