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Free Resources for Home Use

Free resources to keep yourself happy and busy while staying at home during the COVID-19 epidemic.

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Looking for Creativity?

Trying to make sure you don't lose your creative drive, even when you're staying at home? If you have a valid PPLD library card, use your login information to take creative classes (animation, photography, design, illustration, music, and more) on LinkedIn Learning (formerly Even if you don't have a PPLD card, there are lots of free resources available -- take a look below.

Temporarily Available During COVID-19

Interactive challenges are a fun way to get creative! Give this one a try:

Resources and classes for your personal creative journey:

Creative uses for supplies at home

Do you have painting supplies tucked in a cabinet collecting dust? What about those brand new knitting needles and yarn waiting to be tested out on a rainy day? We've sorted some fun creative tutorials and activities based on supplies, so scroll down, click on a link, and start creating!

If you have painting supplies...

Drawing a blank? Pull out those pens and pencils!

Have some yarn and knitting needles / crochet hooks?

Pull out your sewing needle and thread!

Dig into your paper, scrapbooking, and cardstock stash!

Have a camera or smartphone?

Use your computer to make some music!

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