We are active social media

Face Activities - Welcome (Beautiful Bird)

We are an active social media site. Each user who joins gets a personal social media wall to post text and pictures to, and their own gallery for video clips.

We offer text chat rooms, for members to stay In touch and share ideas. And please Enjoy our blog with interesting posts about news and current events, world-wide.

Members are encouraged to friend one another, send friendly messages and comment on each other’s walls.

Join Now!

What’s Going On with Ukraine? Understanding current US, EU, Russia relations

Our hearts go out to the people of Ukraine in these trying times, as Russia invades their Sovereign territory on false pretexts. Let’s learn more about the current situation and the history of the Ukraine / Russia relationship.

Join Briarwood Leadership Center Director Robert Smith and University of North Texas Professor Vojin Majstorovic as they discuss the current conflict. (recorded February 17, 2022)

License: Creative Commons Attribution license (reuse allowed)

How Amateur are the Olympics?

In honor of the 2022 Beijing Olympic games:

The modern Olympic movement was inspired by ancient Greece, but what elements actually go back that far? And how did 19th century ideas about ‘gentlemen amateurs’ connect to the history of passports and the early days of radio? Find out as we explore the etymologies of Olympic sports and look back at the many ‘firsts’, Olympic and otherwise, that happened a century ago in 1920.

License: Creative Commons Attribution license (reuse allowed)

Happy Thanksgiving! What’s the history of this traditional holiday?

History of Thanksgiving

The management team of Face Activities wishes a Happy Thanksgiving to all of our members who celebrate this traditional American Holiday! We hope you enjoy a joyful, bountiful holiday as safely as possible in these challenging times.

Learn about the history of the American Thanksgiving Holiday (History Channel / Youtube)

What is the history of this uniquely American holiday?

Photo: By Glen Edelson from ATLANTA, USA – Turkey Time, CC BY 2.0, Link

Happy Father’s Day!

The Management Team at Face Activities wishes our members a very Happy Father’s Day!

 

Today is a chance to honor and celebrate our fathers, who have had such a great impact on our lives, and our development as human beings.

As we enjoy time with our father’s, and our families, today, we can’t help but ask ourselves: what’s the history of this popular and endearing holiday tradition that so many enjoy today?

Photo: This work has been released into the public domain by its author, Laubenstein Karen, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This applies worldwide.

1 2 3 58