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There are many ways to bridge art and community – whether it be in your school, neighborhood, or beyond. Discover how activities such as art-pals (a spin on pen-pals), virtual art class or art clubs, and more can create a space where creativity and connection collide. Read on to learn how to plan activities such as these as a service project or as a fun classroom or home-based project!


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This activity is a part of Connecting the Dots: Health as Art. Learn more about how the arts improve social determinants of healthsupport child developmentfoster health-promoting behaviors, and discover new resources and activities that connect the dots between social-emotional health, physical activity, and nutrition through art at school and at home!