Virtual Activities, Programming, and Resources

Social Distancing doesn't need to be lonely or stressful! Below is an evolving list of activities, programs, and ideas for how to connect with friends, groups, and community resources during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Virtual Conferencing Tools  |  Arts, Entertainment, & Fun Things To Do  |  Virtual Field Trips

Stay Active  |  Cute Animals  |  Learn Something New

Connect With Friends  | Get Your Sports Fix  |  Staying Healthy



Virtual Conferencing Tools

Ways to Use Video Conferencing

  • Host a Virtual Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour or Coffee Date 
  • Play a Board/Card Game together (We recommend Apples to Apples or Cards Against Humanity) 
  • Trivia or Pictionary
  • Workout with a friend   


Arts, Entertainment, & Fun Things To Do


Virtual Field Trips

Click the below links and travel around the world, find cute animal webcams, and visit our world's museums. For a larger list, click here


Stay Active

Social Distancing can happen outside! Take a walk, run, or ride your bike, just keep a distance of 6 feet from all people that you encounter. You can stay active inside too:


Cute Animals

Because uncertain times call for fuzzy animal pictures, videos, and webcams!


Learn Something New


Connect With Friends

Watch a movie on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, etc with each other virtually! Synchronize your start times and watch together over facetime or skype.


Missing Sports?


Staying Healthy and Well


For more information on UNM's response to COVID-19, please visit: 

Parts of this page are adapted from a resource from the University of Colorado - Boulder.