“We are trying to find things that we know parents can access and that is helpful during this time and that is a comfort, not work,” Brittain Zimmerman said.
Museum staff started posting videos on YouTube to try to make up for their doors being closed. The ‘Kid Time from Home’ videos include story time, hiking paths and sing-a-longs.
“Based on a lot of programs we do on site here. We’re just bringing those into a video format so people can take them home,” Connor Reese said.
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Anna Weeks is a multimedia journalist for NBC5 News. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Oregon State University with a degree in Digital Communication Arts and a minor in writing. Previously, she interned with the National Association of Broadcasters at the NAB Show in Las Vegas.
Originally from the Portland area, Anna is excited to explore Southern Oregon. In her free time, she can be found reading, running or watching sports.