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Online Events & Virtual Things to Do

Published: December 19, 2020

 

 

The next best thing to being there is virtually being there...so we've rounded up these ways to enjoy your favorite Eugene, Cascades & Coast area artists and places from your couch. Many local organizations, small businesses and artists have translated their work into virtual offerings. So from comparing wine tasting notes live or browsing an archive of the best local shows, you are sure to find inspiration.

Join the virtual premiere on January 30, 7:30 p.m. "Always one of Eugene’s favorite musical events, this year’s candlelit program celebrates… More Info
A schedule of books and discussion dates and times are on the their website. The books reflect the museum's monthly themes. Join in by zoom.… More Info
Quench your thirst for knowledge at "Ideas on Tap", the Museum of Natural and Cultural History's monthly pub talk—now served online! This… More Info
Treat your sweetheart to a special online production of "Pride & Prejudice: A Parisian Jazz Ballet". Travel back in time—it’s Paris,… More Info
We appear to be triggering extinctions at rates that are on par with some of planet's largest mass extinction events. Join Douglas McCauley,… More Info
Bringing back recently extinct species sounds like a good idea, especially if people were responsible for their extinction. But what’s… More Info
Quench your thirst for knowledge at "Ideas on Tap", the Museum of Natural and Cultural History's monthly pub talk—now served online! This… More Info
Looking for a one-of-a-kind event that supports a great cause? Lip Sync Battle V.irtual is the one! Enjoy the energy of year’s past from the… More Info
Join a trio of University of Oregon scientists for De-extinction: Engineering, Ecosystems, and Ethics, a three-part conversation about… More Info
Quench your thirst for knowledge at "Ideas on Tap", the Museum of Natural and Cultural History's monthly pub talk—now served online! This… More Info

Ongoing Virtual Offerings

Watch the entire performance of Eugene Ballet's "Firebird" with Orchestra Next. Dazzling costumes and powerful music complement the Eugene… More Info
Students can learn art skills and create projects through online videos produced by Lane Arts Council's ArtSpark program. From beginning… More Info
Florence's boutique theater is screening some of their favorite movies online — so even if you can't yet sink into a theater seat, you still… More Info
The Eugene Science Center has posted science experiment videos that are fun for kids to watch. Also browse a collection of STEM resources… More Info
Whole Earth Nature School is encouraging families to spend time outside every day. Join in the nightly howl at the moon from your own… More Info
Kids can enjoy a coloring book featuring Lane County's history of transportation. Download the PDF and get out the crayons!… More Info
Listen to stories, books and songs presented by the Springfield Public Library via their YouTube channel.… More Info
Watch lectures, readings and interviews with visiting and UO humanities professors and alumni.… More Info
Enjoy specially recorded and curated jazz performances from musicians who’ve performed at The Jazz Station over the years.… More Info
Enjoy the school's musical programming.… More Info
Sample and explore exquisite Euphoria Chocolate Company chocolates without leaving the comfort of your home. Learn about chocolate… More Info
Get ready for Tuesdays with Ty streamed live from the Hult Center's Facebook. Every Tuesday, Ty will host a virtual trivia night with some… More Info
Taste wine with J. Scott Cellar's Eric Braman via Facebook and Instragram videos. One J. Scott Cellar's wine will be highlighted and… More Info
The Shelton McMurphey Johnson House is celebrating 100 years of work that was done by generations of women before and after the 19th… More Info
Clay Fest is now online with 34 potters listed but more are coming! There are also links to online shops to make shopping from home fast and… More Info
Tour the Jordan Schnitzer Museum via YouTube videos of current or permanent exhibits.… More Info
Google Trekker by Eugene, Cascades & Coast
Travel Lane County filmed 360 degree views of local trails for Google Street View so that you could experience them virtually. See them… More Info

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Author: Taj Barnhart Morgan

Taj Barnhart Morgan is the Director of Content Strategy for Travel Lane County. A journalism graduate from the University of Oregon, Taj has two decades of special event management and hospitality marketing experience in San Diego, CA and Maui, HI. Passionate about mothering, and back to her Oregon roots, she is discovering the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region all over again through the eyes of her daughter.