Virtual Recreation Center

 


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Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.


 

Garden & Lawn

Get Active

The Mayo Clinic and the CDC recommend getting in at least 30 minutes of physical activity every day! Here are some resources to help you reach that goal.

Activities for Kids

Activities for Teens

Adulting 101

Senior Activities

¡Actividades en español!

Exercise Your Mind

Try these resources to keep your mind sharp:

Language Lessons

  • Open Culture Up to 48 different languages to learn!
  • Free Spanish Lessons – Online beginner Spanish lessons with audio
  • Duolingo – takes a game-like approach to learning and promises it’ll be free forever.
  • Learn A Language.com – a simple learning experience created by the U.S. Institute of Languages
  • Busuu – One of the more popular platforms that makes you part of a social community that allows you to learn languages from others.

Learning for Kids

Get Creative!

Having a hobby helps declutter the mind, destress, and increase your physical health. Use this time to pick up a hobby with the links below.

Music How-tos

Games & Crafts for Kids and Families!

Explore the World and Our Backyard

Learn about Oak Ridge, and its Rich History

Jackson Square Oak Ridge 946-26 8-14-1945 V.J. Day

Signing up for jobs June 5th, 1944

Barber Shop

 

Need Help?

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline – We can all help prevent suicide. 24/7, free and confidential support. 800-273-8255 (TALK)     Or you can just Chat with someone.
  • The Tribe – Peer to Peer support group for teens faced with mental health challenges and/or difficult family dynamics
  • Need Help due to Cyberbullying? – If you’re experiencing cyberbullying, you’re not alone. Find out what cyberbullying is and what you can do to protect yourself.

 

 

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