Air Handshake Mingle and No Touch Greetings

Subgroup Size

Small Group


30 minutes

External Cost


Lesson Plan


Adapted by Dr. Kenneth Tanemura, CILMAR, from:
Stanchfield, J. (2021, September 2). "Air handshake mingle" and “distanced concentric circles," – active engagement and social connection at a physical distance. Experiential Tools.

Original activity from Aimee Desrosier Cochran.


As a result of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Identify and enact greetings from around the world. 2. Demonstrate rapport-building strategies and engage in meaningful interactions with others.