The Community Services Department virtual series, Malibu Mondays, features a week of themed activities with unique programming, instructor involvement, and opportunities for community participation. Visit Malibu Mondays weekly for new and exciting virtual activities during the #SafeAtHome order such as: cultural arts, music, dance, sports, physical fitness, animals, photo challenges, environmental sustainability, and more! Tag us on social media: Facebook @malibucommunityservices, Twitter @malibuparkrec, and Instagram @malibucommunityservices #OnlyInTheBu #MalibuMondays
Week #8 - water
Monday, May 25, 2020 - Sunday, May 31, 2020
The Community Services Department has virtual activities inspired by Water Safety Month and the marine ecosystem. Watch Red Cross videos about water safety and guidelines, learn how to enhance swimming skills, participate in Aquarium Bingo while on a virtual aquarium tour, watch a to tie-dye tutorial, and create watercolor artwork, while staying #SaferAtHome. On, Saturday, May 30, gather friends and family together virtually, to watch a movie inspired by the ocean. Participate in activities by following the Malibu Community Services Department on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
We want to see what makes Malibu special to you! Participants and families are encouraged to post videos and pictures on social media. Tag our department with the hashtags #Malibu #OnlyInTheBu #CreatingCommunity #SaferAtHome.
What can we do while #SaferAtHome:
The City of Malibu Community Services Department encourages the community to engage in the programs offered by community class instructors and chefs while #SaferAtHome. Stay connected by visiting MalibuCity.org/MalibuMondays and view social media posts throughout the week of May 25.
Click HERE to learn how to participate in Malibu Mondays
Water Safety Month Information
The Red Cross Swim App promotes water safety education and helps parents and caregivers of young people learning how to swim. The Red Cross First Aid App puts instant access to information on handling the most common first aid emergencies at your fingertips. Download the free Red Cross Emergency App to receive emergency weather alerts as well as locations of open Red Cross shelters. Download these apps for free by searching for ‘American Red Cross’ in your app store or at redcross.org/apps. Learn First Aid and CPR/AED skills so you can help save a life.
Longfellow’s WHALE Tales
Wave Tide or Ride House or Yard Too Much Sun Don’t Just Pack It Reach or Throw
Think So You Don’t Sink Look Before You Leap Swim as a Pair
Messages from the LA County Lifeguard
Do you have what it takes to become a Lifeguard? Beaches open!
Thursday, May 28
Explore watercolor painting while #SaferAtHome with CReATE Studio and Fluid Art with Fluidity by Mattie
Look for these supplies at home to start painting and enjoy:
- Single page from a coloring book (Malibu coloring book pages can be found in the Archive)
- Paint brush
If you do not have these supplies, gather these items for similar results:
- Colorful flowers and leaves to cut and mash for natural color and use with water as you would watercolor paints
- Plain paper
Sunday, May 31
Get ready for Malibu Mondays - Discover Malibu, beginning Monday, June 1 at 10AM
“The Birds and the Bees”
Online Art Tutorials
Please note that the City of Malibu (hereinafter “City” ) does not endorse, collect payment on behalf of, or receive funds to advertise any of the third-party sites or services listed or referenced on this page. The City is not responsible for any material downloaded, viewed or otherwise obtained through the virtual class/program. The City makes no representation or guarantee, express or implied, that the sites and/or services are fit for any particular purpose and you, the participant, access the sites and/or engage in the activity at your own risk. Prior to participation, the City recommends you do your own investigation and due diligence to determine if the resources provided are what you are looking for, and where physical activity is part of the class/program, that you are physically capable of participating in the class/program and your personal and real property are appropriate for the activity.