Let's thank our local heroes! Join the movement by flooding your windows and social feeds with completed coloring sheets, courtesy of Tempe Center for the Arts. Click here for info and coloring sheets.
Tempe is taking all steps possible to help slow the spread of coronavirus, including encouraging residents to stay at home whenever possible to practice physical distancing. But staying connected during this challenging time is also important. City staff is committed to providing content that helps keep us together while staying part.
Tempe at Home is a series of virtual content that mirrors activities from Tempe’s parks and recreation, library, arts engagement and Tempe Center for the Arts programs. Daily social media posts on Tempe's multiple accounts will unveil fun activities, videos, arts and crafts instruction and game ideas to help keep the whole family entertained. Use #TempeatHome to share your online experiences with videos or pictures.
- These are free resources.
- They are designed for in-home enjoyment.
- They help keep minds and bodies active.
Follow these social media accounts or visit the webpages to see all virtual content:
- Daily activity themes
- Exercise and fitness instruction
- Sports skills and drills
- Specialty classes
Follow the Parks and Recreation Facebook page.
- Interactive Storytimes
- STEAM activities for kids
- Arts, crafts and writing activities for teens
- Summer Reading Program
Follow the Tempe Public Library Facebook page.
- Tempe Center for the Arts citywide #ThankYouHeroes coloring pages
- Virtual artist workshops
- Virtual gallery tours
Follow the Tempe Center for the Arts Facebook page.
- Tempe PRE teacher time
- Online collection
- Historic photos and fun tidbits
Follow the Tempe History Museum Facebook page.
- LIVE online Landscape Workshops
- STEM activities and games for kids, teachers and families
- Virtual 1:1 water consultations
- Library with videos and articles on sustainable living
- Rebates for planting desert lush plants