The Royal BC Museum will re-open to the public on Friday, June 19, opening its galleries in phases. Physical distancing measures include: limiting the number of visitors in the galleries, timed tickets, acrylic barriers at all points where visitors and staff interact and a greater number of hand-washing stations throughout the museum. Timed tickets will be available online starting Monday, June 15.
Keep busy with the Ocean Wise’s Ocean-Friendly tutorials, offering fun and eco-friendly #selfcare and green gifting tutorials. Projects include: button sea stars, tinted lip balms, kelp face mask tutorial, plastic-free glitter, body scrub, DIY body lotion bar, and DIY gift wrap. Bring the ocean to your living room.
Dads Read Princess Stories every Tuesday “so you don’t have to!” This is a podcast where real life dads read stories about made-up and real princesses. The podcast features several UVic alumni and local artists. It comes to you each week with a new dad and a new tale.
Common Sense Media, an organization providing age-based media reviews for families, launched Parent Trapped, a podcast that captures candid stories, recommendations, and tips for maintaining some semblance of “normal” in these very not-normal times. Each episode will feature interviews with experts and tips on everything from making learning at home more fun to finding movies and shows the whole family can enjoy.