Spreading Joy Through Social DistancingApr 01, 2020 09:13AM ● By The Hood Magazine
Socially distancing ourselves can be tough on all the members of the family, but there are movements springing up all around that aim to spread joy from afar. Take some time to explore your community and see the creativity that local families have on display! Maybe it will inspire you to go home and create your own masterpiece to spark joy to those around you!
We’re going on a Bear Hunt: Based on the classic book “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt”, neighborhoods have been placing a bear in their windows for families to go “hunting” for bears as they take walks.
A World of Hearts: A movement that has been created for households to decorate windows or doors with creative uses of hearts to symbolize that we are all in this together.
Rainbow Hunts for Kids: A movement that was started for families to go hunting for rainbows in the difficult times. Families have begun to decorate their windows, doors, garages, driveways and so much more!
#SFStayAtHomeArt: A contest started by Mayor Paul TenHaken for families in the Sioux Falls area to create artwork and take pictures with the hashtag “#SFStayAtHomeArt”. Mayor TenHaken has said he will give rewards throughout the coming weeks as the artwork rolls in!
#frommywindowsd: A movement created by ‘Hood Magazine for others to get a glimpse of what the lives of those in other communities look like as we all face this pandemic.