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What Should We Do—At Home!

Experience everything New York City has to offer, without ever leaving your couch.

DANCE: The Night Away on Zoom

House of Yes brings the party—and reggaeton music—straight to your living room.

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JOIN: Questlove’s Virtual Potluck

On Thursday, May 28, bring your favorite dish to the musician’s online dinner party.

Photo courtesy of Quest Loves Food/Facebook

ESCAPE: The Room in 60 Minutes

Put on your thinking cap and get ready for a remote adventure with your (smartest) buddies.

Photo courtesy of The Escape Game/Facebook

DESIGN: A Vibrant Spring Bouquet

Sign up for one of New York Botanical Garden’s real-time floral design and flower arranging classes.

Photo courtesy of New York Botanical Garden/Facebook

DO: Get in Some Online Retail Therapy

Shop till you drop—while supporting small businesses—during Hester Street Fair’s Virtual Saturdays.

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STUDY: At Home With the EduHam Program

Don’t throw away your shot to learn from the writer and star of Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda.

Photo courtesy of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History/Facebook

ENJOY: A Stunning Japanese Garden Walk!

Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s cherry blossoms, fiddlehead ferns, and camellias are on full display.

GET: Nerdy With Caveat

The venue known for “intellectual nightlife” is hosting nightly livestreams of edutainment, like Vocabaret, Ask a Political Scientist, and a West Wing Speakeasy.

Photo courtesy of Caveat

LEARN: Advanced Arts and Crafts

Sign up for one of Brooklyn Craft Company’s virtual workshops to learn tapestry-making, macramé, and more.

IMPROVISE: Recipes With Chef Stephanie Nass

Send this NYC caterer and cook a picture of your pantry and she’ll design your own special meal!

Photo courtesy of Chefanie/Facebook

LISTEN: To Rockwood’s Livestreams

Tune in to this Lower East Side music hall’s Instagram for free concerts each night, then consider making a donation to support the artists and staff.

LISTEN: Ridgewood’s Nowadays Goes Virtual

Watch NYC’s most-talked-about DJs spin their best sets during the venue’s nightly concerts.

Photo collage by Sayaka Ueno

WIN: Party Games With Friends

Eliminate boredom with these easy-to-learn games, perfect for small quarantined groups.

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LEARN: New Moves on TikTok

Show off your skills and have your kids teach you one of the app’s most popular (and addictive) dances.

Don’t go stir-crazy! The experts at What Should We Do are here to help.