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I have been in a virtual world called Second Life ( for twelve years. It is a wonderful resource for those of us who are mostly at home. In it, you can go to all sorts of arts performances, join various interest groups, have adventures exploring many venues, go dancing (no need for a partner!), make objects and collaborate on all sorts of projects, and chat (vocally and by text) with people from around the world. And, yes, elders, there are mentors who will help you learn the basics of getting around. I also make art, play music, watch movies, do jigsaw puzzles (digital!), read books, and talk regularly with interest groups, my church, my friends and family on Zoom, Facetime or Skype. These technologies are not difficult to learn to use. I belong to an online network called Next Door for my local community but they are all over the country. People offer to shop and bring groceries to your door. Many other resources and suggestions can be acquired through them. (