Virtual Recreation Center

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Welcome to the Waunakee Community Services Virtual Recreation Resource Center! This is your place to access fun educational resources that you can access right from your home.  We are committed to supporting our community as we continue staying healthy, happy and connected!
Continue to check this page and our Facebook page for ongoing updates. Have a great resource you would like to share?  Email us at

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Sports and Fitness

At Home

Practice your favorite sport or work out at home with SportsEngine At-Home Workouts 
P.E. with Joe has exercises for all ages
Check out Fitness Blender for free workout videos and healthy living information
Download the Nike Training Club app to access free workouts and fitness information
Major League Baseball At Home Activities
Set up an Obstacle Course or Relay Race
Engage little ones with Gross Motor Dice

In the Outdoors

You can continue to enjoy the great outdoors while keeping a safe social distance! Check out this article for more information.
Play with your pet at the Waunakee Pet Exercise Area
Go for a walk or bike ride
Visit one of Waunakee’s Village Parks
Explore a Dane County Park    

Indoor Activities

Go on a virtual field trip
Visit a Museum, Zoo or Amusement Park
Check out the web based resources available through the Waunakee Public Library
Join a Virtual Marine Biology Camp with Oceans Initiative
Make a Plant Rubbing Collage with crayons and plants from your yard
Color to your heart’s content
Lunch Doodle with children’s author Mo Willems
Plan an indoor scavenger hunt
Get creative with these arts and craft ideas using items in your house
Explore engineering activities with NASA
Attend the Wisconsin Film Fest

Outdoor Activities

You can have an adventure without leaving your backyard! Here are some ideas:
Do an Earth Day scavenger hunt
Complete a Nature Scavenger Hunt
ut down a picnic blanket and share a meal outdoors
Organize a Backyard Olympics day
Get nostalgic with classic outdoor games
Go camping in your backyard (or living room!)
Set up outdoor science experiments and sensory play
Play bingo from your front porch
Have Mom and Dad take you to the "Flight of Lights" at the Dane County Airport

Virtual Contests
Keep a close eye on this page and our Facebook page for contest announcements!
Positive Things are Happening in Waunakee Contest

 - Send a picture that shows something awesome that happened (or is happening!) in Waunakee during the past month. Email it to our office at  Be sure to include a good description! Everyone who participates will be entered to win a One Month FIT Pass to the Village Center!