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LeVar Burton From 'Reading Rainbow' Is Live-Streaming Storytime For Both Kids And Adults Stuck At Home

Rae Batchelor 2 Apr 2020

It doesn't matter how long you've been stuck at home — it can quickly feel like you've run out of things to do. Especially if you're trying to keep your kids entertained as well as yourself. Don't worry! There's a solution for you!

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LeVar Burton, legendary host of 'Reading Rainbow,' is providing a solution for the whole family.

Instagram | @levar.burton

LeVar has an extremely popular podcast LeVar Reads where he reads out loud to his audience from different stories and books, but now he's bringing it to social media to help families stay entertained during quarantine.

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LeVar announced this in a tweet, saying he would be starting this Friday.

And there's something for everyone — in his tweet he revealed that there will be three weekly sessions. Mondays will be for children and will air at 12pm ET.

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Wednesdays will be for Young Adult novels at 6pm ET.

And for all grown ups who just need some of LeVar's dulcet tones to help them feel better (AKA: me), on Fridays starting at 9pm ET, he'll be reading books for adults.

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We could all use a little relaxing and this seems like the perfect way to do it!

Giphy | LeVar Burton Kids

Other celebrities have been doing their own storytimes, including Dolly Parton and Josh Gad, but when it comes from the face of Reading Rainbow himself, it just hits different.

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