The Times recently asked readers to tell us about innovative ways that people were moving activities outdoors, where the coronavirus spreads less easily than it does indoors. Hundreds of people responded. The submissions were often inspiring, offering some hope that perhaps more companies, government agencies and other organizations could take similar steps.

Below, you’ll find a roundup of some of the most creative reader responses:

The She Jazz Project in South Florida — which tries to address gender disparity in jazz — is holding auditions for musicians between the ages of 14 and 20. Each musician will rehearse in a separate tent, nestled in a botanical garden in a park, Alana Perez wrote.

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