Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Office Closed on June 2nd

Our office will be closed on Thursday, June 2nd for the national holiday, Festa della Repubblica.

See you on Friday!

Monday, May 30, 2011


Come meet the teachers and get the latest info on Intensive Courses for High School and Adult Intermediate/Advanced. 6.30pm at the Association. Kathy's talk on her Cranes will follow.

Italian for Foreigners Conversation Done for the Season

Thank you to Simonetta and Andrea for volunteering their time to run those conversation hours! We are still running Italian for Foreigners classes, however, contact us for information.

Friday, May 27, 2011

1,000 Peace Cranes on Display

1,000 Peace Cranes for the victims of the Tsunami in Japan.
Come and view the labor of love and patience created by our member Kathy Hisamatsu as a sign of peace and hope for the people and animals in Japan who were hit by the tsunami.

Kathy will discuss her work of art on May 30th at 6:30 p.m.
At the end of the month, the peace cranes will be shipped to Matsushima in the Mayagi Prefecture, Japan.

Here is more info about Kathy's peace cranes.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Intensive English Courses

Summer is almost here ... so it must be time for Intensive Courses.

Presentation of Courses: May 30, 2011 at 18:30

High School - from June 6th until July 6th - Mondays and Wednesdays from 18:30 until 20:30- 5 weeks -Cost: €250 + membership

Adult Intermediate / Advanced - from June 7th until July 7th-Tuesdays and Thursdays from 19 until 21 -5 weeks- Cost: €250 + membership

Membership applies to the 2011/2012 year (Cinema Series, Monday Nights, Library use, Special programs, etc.)

Real Science Lecture Cancelled - May 26th

The final lecture in our Real Science in Trieste series has been cancelled due to scheduling problems.
The series has been so interesting and we have had so many other local scientists volunteer, that we will plan another science series next year. We'll have to wait until the 2011/2012 series to learn about Chaos in nature and in mathematics!
A special thanks to Nino Coppola, Bobby Acharya, Peter McGrath!

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Pretty in Pink -Friday, May 20, 2011

In keeping with our Prom theme, join us for an extra film to be shown at the Associazione Italo Americana FVG - Via Roma 15 - Trieste.
Date: Friday, May 20, 2011
Showtimes: 16, 18, 20

This film event is OPEN to the PUBLIC at no charge.
Bring a friend, share this invitation.
Seating is available on a per arrival basis.

Join us for this classic 1986 commedy starring Molly Ringwald. Andie will go to the prom, but will she be with Blane or Duckie??? One thing is for sure... the dress WILL BE PINK!

This film event is kindly offered by the US Embassy Rome and the US Consulate Milan.

Prom attire is optional! Just kidding. Who knows, we might even elect a Prom King and Prom Queen?

Cinema Ariston - The World's Best Prom - May 19, 2011

It's Prom Season!
Rassegna del Cinema Americana - in lingua originale

Showtimes: 16, 18:30, 21
Cinema Ariston
Viale Romolo Gessi - Trieste

This is the last movie of this Ariston season. This independent film was made in Racine, Wisconsin, hometown of Karoline of AIA FVG. Don't miss it!

If you know anything about American proms, this will be a fun experience. . . If you don't know anything about proms, you certainly will now!

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Seven Wonders of the Insect World

The Real Science in Trieste Lecture Series continues.

Seven Wonders of the Insect World Speaker: Dr. Peter McGrath, TWAS
Date: Thursday, May 12th , 6:30 p.m.At: American Corner Trieste /Associazione Italo Americana FVG

Via Roma 15 - Trieste

All you ever wanted to know about insects, but were afraid to ask. Learn more about these fascinating creatures, from an expert!

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - bring a friend!

Monday, May 9, 2011

Farm Visit Postponed until Fall

Hi Storytime fans!

Unfortunately, due to scheduling problems, the Farm Visit has been postponed until Fall. We'll keep you updated, we promise.