We're Not All in This Together: A Sociological Look at the Coronavirus
The University of Texas at Dallas presents a look into the coronavirus pandemic through the lens of the social sciences. Dr. John Malek-Ahmadi, assistant professor of instruction of sociology at the university, will examine the spread of the virus and confirmation bias. Free. 2-3 p.m. 972-883-2935. https://utd.link/pandemic
Burn Boot Camp: Pop-Up Camp
Burn Boot Camp holds a free workout in the Plaza at CityLine. Only 23 people are allowed per class to ensure social distancing. 6-6:45 p.m. Free. 1150 State St., Richardson. 214-396-6570. Details on how to sign up can be found at www.facebook.com/burnbootcamprichardsontx.
Paint & Sip
During this virtual event hosted by the Christ Community church in Richardson, participants can follow along with an instructor to create their own masterpiece. Guests can choose between 40 different design options. Materials will be available via no-contact pickup. $18. 7-9 p.m. 972-991-0200. Search ‘Christ Community virtual paint and sip” on www.eventbrite.com to register.
Annual National Night Out Planning and NCW Leadership Event
Watch a virtual presentation on planning for National Night Out, which takes place in October. National Night Out is a yearlong community-building campaign aimed at heightening crime prevention awareness and generating support for local anti-crime programs, among other items. Free. 6:30-8 p.m. 972-744-49555. www.richardsonpolice.net/services/community-engagement/national-night-out
Theatre of the Imagination
Richardson Theatre Centre is posting weekly shows online to keep fans entertained. Each show includes a musical selection followed by a 10- to 20-minute mini-production, which range from classic radio shows to original dramas. Free. 972-699-1130. www.richardsontheatrecentre.net
Join the Richardson Public Library for a virtual storytime for preschool-aged children. A staff member will read a different story each Wednesday via the library’s Facebook page. Free. 10:30-11 a.m. 972-744-4350. www.cor.net/departments/public-library
Free, live online art class
Enjoy a free watercolor demonstration, suitable for all ages and skill levels. Modifications will be shown for colored pencils, markers and crayons. Plano Arts & Events will host a new class every Monday. Free. 12-12:45 p.m. 972-941-5600. www.plano.gov/arts
Enjoy live music, classic movies and performing artists from the safety of your car at this event hosted by Brizo every Friday and Saturday night. 7:30-10:30 p.m. $20 per car. 469-571-7350. Brizo, 300 N. Coit Road, Richardson. www.facebook.com/driveintx