Saturday, March 23, 2019

TESOL Workshop - March 29, 2019

TESOL - Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.

I See You:  Listening to Understand. - Guest Speaker: Dr. Laura Pomicino

Register here to participate:    https://goo.gl/forms/pLWJcAwFLV8Dm9Up2


Spring 2019 Session

Spring Classes begin the week of March 25, 2019 and continue for 10 lessons.

There are still some openings.  If the class you want is not on the option on the link, the section is full.

You can register online on the LINK on the pages.  Come directly to class after you register online!

English Classes for KIDS

English Classes for ADULTS

Here's the calendar of lesson dates:


Monday, March 18, 2019

The Week Ahead: March 18-22, 2019

Billie Jean King Film, Lady and the Tramp, Coffee Break, Nati per Leggere, Book Club, Makers and More!  Here's what's up at Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste.  All American Corner events are FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC.

Tuesday, March 19th
10 am - Tuesday  Coffee Break
10 am - Refugee Bear Workshop
10 am - Mom & Baby Play Date

11 am - Women's History Film at American Corner Trieste- 
SHOWS at 11 am and 5 pm - FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC

Battle of the Sexes (2017) 120 min.  
In English with English Subtitles

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.  Starring:  Emma Stone, Steve Carell

Thursday, March 21st
10:30 am - Nati per Leggere - Bilingual
10 am -  Refugee Bear Workshop





8 pm - Women's Book Club - Becoming by Michelle Obama



Friday, March 22nd
4:30 pm - Teen Maker Space - making, breaking, creating for Middle and High School students.  

5:00 pm - Lady and the Tramp (Lili e il Vagabondo) - Family Film in English - 
Disney, 1955 - 75 min.
The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt.

Saturday, March 23/24

2:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Saturday and Sunday - Weekend Warrior
Full Immersion English Weekend.  5 hours Saturday and 5 hours Sunday.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Pie Cookoff - March 17, 2019

Our Annual Cookoff Tradition:
2017 - Chili Cookoff
2018 - Mac&Cheese
and this year....
2019 - Pie Cookoff in honor of  𝜋 day!

On a Sunday afternoon.  
We'll supply the coffee and tea, and you bring your BEST PIE.  

2018/19 Members and their families and guests only.  
Registration requested.  
Pie Bakers - No Contribution
Non Bakers - €5 contribution per person
Children 12 and under - no contribution

Prizes:

1st - Ms. American Pie Cookbook
2nd - Portable Pie Pan
3rd - Pie Crust Savers and Apron

Judging Guidelines:

  • Flavor
  • Filling
  • Crust
  • Overall Appearance
  • Creativity

Women's History Month 2019

The theme for Women's History Month 2019 is Wonderful Women.  

Check out or Wonderful Women's Wall - a work in progress.

Do you have a wonderful woman who has achieved something notable who you would like to add?  Print her photo and add her to the wall of wonderful!  

While you're here take a Wonder Woman selfie! 

Other Special Events in theme:



19/3 – 11 am, 5 pm - FILM in English
BATTLE of the SEXES (2017) in English (120 min.) The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.  Starring Emma Stone and Steve Carell.


21/3 - 8 pm - Women's Book Club - BECOMING by Michelle Obama:   First Lady, Lawyer, Mother, Daughter.  The autobiography of Michelle Obama.  Want to participate? Send an email to aia.fvg@gmail.com

26/03, 10 amShort Story ClubBilly Jean King defeats Bobby Riggs. – NY Times, Sept. 21, 1973.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

GLOW Calligraphy Workshop

Friday March 15th (17:30-19:00), 
Rachel Knox, calligraphy extraordinaire, will be our GLOW guest of the month!

GLOW - Girls Leading Our World - 
Free Activity for Middle School and High School Girls.

Rachel is from Alabama where she studied International Marketing and English at the University of Alabama. She's currently in Trieste with her family because her husband plays basketball for Alma Trieste. She became interested in calligraphy by looking at a beautiful picture on Instagram and Pinterest and decided to take a class. She's been practicing ever since!

If you would like to participate, please fill out the RSVP form HERE.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

The Week Ahead: March 11-17, 2019

TESOL Workshop, GLOW Calligraphy, Refugee Bears and Moms and more! Here's what's up at Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste.  All American Corner events are FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC.

Monday, March 11th
DEADLINE to CONFIRM your PRESENCE in the SPRING Session that starts on March 25th.

Tuesday, March 12th
10 am - Refugee Bear Workshop
10 am - Mom & Baby Play Date

Wednesday, March 13th
6:15 pm - TESOL Workshop for English Teachers - with Guest Speaker: Theresa Conti certified Stress Management and Life Balance Coach.  Free for English Teachers.
A Teacher’s Tool Kit: Developing Resources for Support, Inspiration and Resilience

Registration LINK: https://goo.gl/forms/brC2SGFY3t0gv0IA2 




Thursday, March 14th 
10 am - Mom & Baby Play Date 
10 am -  Refugee Bear Workshop

Friday, March 15th 4:30 pm - Teen Maker Space - making, breaking, creating for Middle and High School students.
5:30 pm - GLOW Calligraphy Workshop - free for Middle School and High School Girls.  With Guest Rachel Knox.





Sunday, March 17th - PI(E) Cookoff - May the Best Pie Win!