Welcome to some VIRTUAL FUN!

take a virtual tour of texas

Take a Virtual Tour
Take your self to a new place through virtual tours.

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Join Others in a Power Group
Do more together with a common purpose and support.

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Learn Something New
Take up a new skill or expand one you already have.

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Experience Something Amazing
Whether music, the arts or a starlit sky, find something to suit you.

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TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR

View the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Click through more than 75 pieces of iconic and moving modern art from the collections at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Works range from oil paintings to photography to sculpture exploring the whole of the modern art era.  more … 

Explore Space Center Houston 
as if you’re really there by downloading their immersive mobile app experience. Offered in multiple languages to inspire many young minds, the app features virtual tours, photos, videos, audio and 360° content to engage STEM learning.  more …

Visit Buckingham Palace
Look around the Royal Family’s palace and enjoy an up close few.   Free.  More 

Explore the Guggenheim
Take a look at this magnificent artwork.

Austin’s Blanton Museum of Art and focuses on Baroque art and music.
Baroque is a style of European architecture, music, and art of the 17th and 18th centuries that is characterized by an ornate, over-the-top aesthetic that evokes ethereality and aims to inspire awe. With roots in Rome, the movement spread across Italy and other European countries between 1600 and 1750, becoming particularly popular in France, Spain, and Austria. Read more here.

Here is a video from “Bach in the Subways”
which was supposed to be performed at the Blanton Museum March 2020.   It is a tribute to Bach’s 335th birthday

PLAY WITH OTHERS IN A POWER GROUP

Hide and Seek! a Success Game for Women by Lighten UP Living
GET ONE THING ACCOMPLISHED in October with the resources of other women working together and supporting you.
Have you been meaning to write a book, work on your legacy photos, draft a new program or plan a project? Guided by Lighten UP mentor and coach, trainings each Friday, reporting during the week on progress, prizes and incentives insure your progress. $300  Click here for more information.

LEARN SOMETHING NEW

“Frances Bacon: Late Years”
A talking head video from the Houston Museum of Fine Arts.  Not super exciting, but interesting nonetheless. more

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KILLER GRAPHICS in 5 minutes  
A fun and easy class! Empowered business people today MUST KNOW how to create their own graphics. Many times it IS your first impression.
$27 for one / $50 for you and two friends/$100 for a group up to 10. Click here for reservations.

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ZOOM TRAINING for leaders 
We will meet in a group of up to 5 which will mimic aspects of both one-on-one and group options you may face on zoom. What’s next and included: Training syllabus and what we will cover along with additional notes and FAQs Hands-on with all features. You’ll experience zoom with various permission levels and actively do various task. Recording access after the training.
Cost $50.  Click here for reservations. 

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EXPRESS YOUR GRATITUDE TO SOMEONE and send a FREE CARD in the mail
Gratitude is a way to keep our own spirits up!  We will meet in a group of up to 5 and explore the steps to creating and sending a card online a beautiful 4/color card online.  We will also cover 3 ways to look at sending cards that you have NOT thought of before and have fun doing it. Bring “real addresses” and get ready to delight some people with your surprise.
Cost $15.  Click here for reservations.

HAVE AN AMAZING EXPERIENCE

Andrea Bocelli, live-streamed a special Easter performance from the Duomo Cathedral in Italy on Easter Sunday.
You can watch the performance, Music for Hope.

ZACH Theatre brings you musicals, plays, performance clips, and new artist collaborations—
updated weekly, all for free.  They are currently streaming Tortoise and Hare.

TDF Stages originally begin as a way for people in the NYC disability community to reserve discounted tickets for Broadway shows, but they have broadened their scope in the past few years.  Want to see a Broadway show or dance production for free or on the cheap?  Then check out what they are currently streaming.

Fridays, 3 p.m.
Live from Indy Terrace by Austin Opera
Join Austin Opera for a new broadcast concert series on Facebook, where you’ll see world-class artists performing from the rehearsal hall. The series features performances by artists like Metropolitan Opera Competition winner, soprano Elena Villalón, Austin Opera Principal Coach and pianist, Nyle Matsuoka, and more.
Visit this link to be transported to their Facebook page for the live event.  

Saturdays, 6-10 p.m.
DJ Mel’s Living Room Dance Party

Local artist DJ Mel is hosting Living Room Dance Parties using the platform as an opportunity to plug local give-back opportunities for the live music community. Turn down the lights and enjoy a four-hour dance mix every Saturday night.
Visit this link to be transported to their Facebook page for the live event.



Saturday, November 7 at 4:00 p.m. 

Matthew McConaughey in Conversation with Ethan Hawke
Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey discusses his new memoir, Greenlights. The first 350 ticket buyers for this event will receive a copy of Greenlights with a signed bookplate.
For tickets go here.  Your ticket purchase is a donation to the Texas Book Festival. All donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law. The Fair Market Value of your donation is $30. The Texas Book Festival is a registered 501c3 organization, EIN 74-2776425. $41  For tickets go here. 

We appreciate these SPONSORS who make the Texas Fun Club possible and care for our members!