Virtual Recreation Center

Virtual Recreation Center Logo with picture of adults doing Tai Chi

October Fun

  • October is International Wike, Bike, and Roll month
  • 20 Ideas for Halloween During COVID-19
  • Virtual Tours of Real-Life Creepy Locations: Winchester Mystery House, The Paris Catacombs, Chernobyl, Isla de las Muñecas (Island of the Dolls)
  • Halloween Recipes
  • Halloween Movies on TV
  • Low-Risk Halloween Activities (recommended by the CDC):
    • Carving or decorating pumpkins with members of your household and displaying them
    • Carving or decorating pumpkins outside, at a safe distance, with neighbors or friends
    • Decorating your house, apartment, or living space
    • Doing a Halloween scavenger hunt where children are given lists of Halloween-themed things to look for while they walk outdoors from house to house admiring Halloween decorations at a distance
    • Having a virtual Halloween costume parade (See below)
    • Having a Halloween movie night with people you live with
    • Having a scavenger hunt-style trick-or-treat search with your household members in or around your home rather than going house to house

Family Fun:

  • Host a virtual game night with friends
  • Create an obstacle course in the house or yard
  • Write letters and send them to a senior assisted living home
  • Make a playlist and have a family dance party
  • Decorate cardboard boxes as cars, pop some popcorn and enjoy the show
  • Go camping in your living room or backyard
  • Build a pillow and blanket fort
  • Make sock puppets and put on a show