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Social Distancing

What does it mean?

Social Distancing is the practice if reducing close contact between people to slow the spread of infections or diseases. Social distancing measures include limiting large groups of people coming together, closing buildings and cancelling events.

Avoid:
  • Group gatherings
  • Sleep overs
  • Playdates
  • Concerts
  • Theatre outings
  • Athletic events
  • Crowded retail stores
  • Malls
  • Workouts in gyms
  • Visitors in your house
  • Non-essential workers in your house
  • Mass transit systems
Use Caution:
  • Visit a local restaurant
  • Visit a grocery store
  • Get take-out food
  • Pick up medications
  • Play tennis in a park
  • Visit a library
  • Attend church services
  • Traveling
Safe To Do:
  • Take a walk
  • Go for a hike
  • Yard work
  • Play in your yard
  • Clean out a closet
  • Read a good book
  • Listen to music
  • Cook a meal
  • Family game night
  • Go for a drive
  • Group video chats
  • Stream a favorite show
  • Check on a friend
  • Check on an elderly neighbor
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