During this time I know a lot of us are spending more time at home in an effort to combat the spread of the Coronavirus, COVID-19. Many businesses, brands, and entrepreneurs are offering events that you can enjoy at home! Each week I'll round up online events that you can attend to help you "live & love" better from the comfort of your couch! If you would like your online event featured in this list contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Let's try to make the best of this situation and continue to "live & love!"
Mondays, April 20th-May 11th
Read-Along Mondays with Michelle Obama
Monday, April 20th
The Rematch: Teddy Riley vs. Babyface
After this much anticipated battle was postponed due to technical issues, the match is back on! Watch these super producers go head to head on Instagram Live at 8pm EST.
Wednesday, April 22nd
Earth Day 50/50: Looking Back, Moving Forward
As we celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of Earth Day, join Columbia University’s Earth Institute and viewers from around the globe for an interactive live webcast. Join us for an Earth Institute LIVE conversation exploring sustainable and resilient paths for Columbia and humanity for 50 more years. Register for the online event here.
Lunch & Lift: Facebook Live Workout
Thursday, April 23rd
Virtual Take Your Daughter to Work Day
Every hour on the hour tune in for CEO wisdom and advice! We're chatting with 11 of today's most powerful female founders and businesswomen. This free event is open to the public and available exclusively at @girlswhoruntheworldbook's Instagram Live. Join us for an inspiring day with some of the most incredible women in the industry! Some of the speakers include Katia Beauchamp of Birchbox, Sallie Krawcheck of Ellevest, and Leslie Blodgett of bareMinerals.
Thursday, April 23rd
Cocktails & COVID-19: What Did She Say?
Join TV host Je'Wesley as he hosts a virtual happy hour on his new 100-Proof Show on Status Network. You can watch live at 7pm EST by downloading the Status Network app here.
Friday, April 24th
Young Professionals Virtual Coffee Chat: Dating During the Pandemic
1. All confirmed RSVPs will receive a Zoom link for the session.
2. “Seating” is limited so please RSVP ASAP!
Grab a coffee and RSVP at this link!
Free virtual therapy session through the The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation
Actress Taraji P. Henson has started a campaign to help black people, who are disproportionately affected by COVID-19, access free therapy during the outbreak. Those seeking telehealth can register for a free virtual therapy session via the foundation’s website, or text Nostigma to 707070.
National Museum of African American History & Culture Digital Resources Guide
Explore, learn and engage with the National Museum of African American History and Culture through their numerous digital resources. Check it out here.
Alvin Ailey All Access
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is bringing performances to the online audience at home. Watch Ailey All Access Monday, March 30th at 7pm EDT for the first screening. Check out their page for more info.