FC Activity Report: 8/13/2020

Categories: Friendship Circle

On August 11 th, 2020, at 12:00 PM, I signed on to Zoom for a video session. While I
missed the Rules of Respect, I did join in time for the question, which was “if you could
be any animal in the world, what would you be?” Afterwards, they played charades, with
a theme of animals, and then colored wooden animal figurines they got in an activity kit.
However, while the participants enjoyed, I had a hard time handling the high levels of
noise and chaos, and I felt it was best to leave early.

Despite having a few technical issues pop up, and some difficulty in following what’s
going on, I feel I might have enjoyed the charades game were I actively participating
instead of merely observing. On the other hand, I’m not sure I would want to participate
in the figurine coloring, at least not with a bunch of other people—if there’s too much
noise, I can’t focus. But if the noise was not an issue, I’d be willing to try a game of
charades, and I can do coloring on my own.

FRIENDSHIP CIRCLE IN-PERSON PROGRAMMING UPDATE

On Friday, March 13th, The Friendship Circle postponed all of our in-person programs and activities due to COVID-19 response efforts. In light of continuing response efforts, and for the immediate future, we will follow the guidelines for the State of Pennsylvania’s Department of Health.  We will continue to assess the situation and will be in touch with additional updates. In the meantime, we offer a variety of engaging ways to join us online and look forward to seeing you at our exciting virtual programs and activities.

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