At this critical moment of fighting against the novel coronavirus pneumonia, major cultural venues in Huai'an have been closed for the epidemic control, but at the same time, an entirely new sort of online activities have been provided and welcomed by their visitors. Huai'an Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio and Tourism has carefully planned "Online Visiting and Online Learning" activities, attracting many people's attention and participation.
In view of the severe situation of epidemic prevention and control, Library of Huai'an has published relevant books such as Self-help Health Preservation Instead of Medical Treatment by Doctors, so as to raise the reader's awareness of the disease and strengthen their own prevention and control at home. With the theme of "Embrace reading to Combat the Virus", a series of online record book activities have been launched so that readers can enjoy the latest and best online resources without leaving home. Besides, through the Library's WeChat official account, readers can post their Moments of reading during the epidemic period, guess riddles on the Lantern Festival, express their best wishes for the battle against virus, play games of ancient poetry chains, and full enjoy themselves with various online exhibitions. Huai'an Art Museum has prepared the "National Prints Works Exhibition", "Spring Festival Exhibition of Huai'an Calligraphy and Painting Academy" and many others activities online. Huai'an Cultural Center has organized events at home of Huai'an intangible heritage and lantern riddles on its WeChat official accounts. Moreover, Jiangsu Changrong Peking Opera Theater, Jiangsu Changrong Peking Opera Theater, Jiangsu Huaihai Opera Troupe and Huai'an Huaiju Troupe have all released opera videos through WeChat for their opera lovers.