Try something new

Now is the perfect time to learn something new!

We’ve been talking to young people to find out what they are doing to keep themselves occupied during this time. 

Here are some examples of what they told us:

  • photography 
  • learning British Sign Language 
  • creative writing 
  • learning to play a musical instrument
  • learning a language 
  • coding 

If you've been trying something new, why not let us know what you’ve been up to and how you’re getting on?



There are lots of free or low-cost opportunities to learn new skills available. 

For example: 

Library Services online:

You can register online for temporary access to:

If you already have a library card, you can:

You can also find resources and links on the library website for:

Get active:

Take a virtual tour around these zoos and museums:

Take a virtual trip to far away places through these livestream and webcam links:

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