Running out of things to do with the kids? Here are 13 more ideas

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HOUSTON – When Texas Governor Greg Abbott ordered schools to remain closed through May 4, parents everywhere wondered how they would keep their children busy and entertained. Here are 13 ideas to help break up the monotony.

Harry Potter at Home

The wizarding world just got bigger. The author of "Harry Potter" has launched an online Potter hub to keep children educated and entertained during the coronavirus.

"Harry Potter at Home" brings together a number of resources related to the international franchise, including free access to the audiobook version of the first installment in the series.

“Good night with Dolly”

Dolly Parton is reading bedtime stories every Thursday evening at 7 p.m. beginning April 2 in a new YouTube series. The read-aloud program is set to run for 10 weeks. Parton will feature stories including "The Little Engine that Could and her own “Coat of Many Colors.”

Audible Free Stories for Kids

Kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title and start listening.

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