At the YMCA we want to support you during this time!
Find resources to support your family here:
This is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation and CDC will provide updated information as it becomes available.
Keep up to date on local town news regarding the COVID-19 situation.
Winchendon Public School's enrichment resources and links for all students and families.
Ms Laserte, Mrs Daigle, Mr Dellasanta, Ms Sibik, Mr Vendt, and Mrs Dillon keeping the kids active at home.
Town of Westminster adressing concerns related to COVID-19.
The Montachusett Public Health Network has announced a NEW (MPHN)-COVID -19 HOTLINE for questions! Dial 1-844-968-3323 for more information.
Local News Resources:
The Winchendon Courier is the online edition of Winchendon's 141 year old weekly newspaper.
The Gardner News
Community newspaper covering Gardner, Ashburnham, Hubbardston, Phillipston, Templeton, Westminster and Winchendon.
The Sentinel & Enterprise covers Fitchburg, Leominster, Lunenburg, Ashburnham, Ashby, Lancaster, Shirley, Townsend and Westminster, Massachusetts.
Learning games & videos for reading, math, science, and more. Learning program for kids age 8-13.
Make any room a classroom. BrainPop is here to help you and your curious learners stay informed and on-track with free acess during school closures.
Let NASA bring the universe to you. Find everythign from virtual tours to STEM activities for kids and families.
Providing teacher developed resources to enhance every child's skills. Free workbooks while school is out!
Imagineers share how they use a wide range of skills – from story development and conceptual design, to math, physics and engineering. The online curriculum aims to ignite curiosity, inspire creativity, and encourage innovation.
Every Friday, Footsteps2Brilliance® releases an activity called Family Fridays. Using the provided step-by-step guide, you will read a story and then play an interactive activity together.
Virtual Resources (tours/field trips)
While the Zoo is closed and the kids are home from school, let us help make your children's hiatus from school fun and educational.
Explore 360 degree views of 20+ cities from around the world.
Our doors may be closed, but we're still here! Join us for live presentations, new videos, and activities to try from home.
Watch and learn with live cams of your favorite animals.
Live animal webcams including Naked Mole-rats, Lions, Giant Pandas, and Elephants.
The hidden worlds of the National Parks. Follow Rangers on a journey to places most people never go.
Let kids explore New York City's Museum of Metropolitan Art with interactive maps and behind-the-scenes videos.
Immerse yourself in the ocean and your national marine sanctuaries without getting wet!
A free literacy program where actors read to children.
Massachusetts residents have access to a whole world of resources through their library available to them anytime through a computer!