Friends at Home

Through 12th grade

Each week, a pair of friends visits another friend at home just to hang out and have a good time! FC makes it easy — we’re always fully stocked with supplies for friends to pick up and enjoy. Plus, we’ll provide activities and ideas for what friends can do together. Let us know you’re interested, and we will do the matchmaking! (Availability depends on age, location, interests and scheduling.)

FC Health and Safety Update as of March 4, 2022

We continue to monitor our health and safety measures based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), other government organizations, and our Health and Safety Task Force. In line with these health and safety measures, and based on rising cases of COVID-19 locally, we are providing the following guidance regarding the use of face coverings to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Click here for a link to our current Health and Safety Guidelines.
Please contact Rivkee Rudolph at [email protected] with any questions or concerns.

 

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Part 6: History of Fan Fiction Conclusion

What’s so important about the history of fan fiction, you may ask? Aside from possibly helping you on Jeopardy, it makes the concept seem less trivial. If fan fiction as we know it had first come to be in, say, the late 1990s instead of the 1960s, would you really look at it the same? No, and that’s just in… Read More

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Part 4: Fan Fiction in Popular Culture

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