JUNE 2016 NEWSLETTER AIA-FVG / American Corner Trieste
JUNE - Register for Summer Courses for Kids and Adults. We still have openings. Summertime and the living is easy! Summer Reading, Summer Cartoon Festival, Summer STEAM, Conferences. Come on down! Participate in an activity, check out a book! View the Newsletter with the links. Go to the Newsletter in Calendar Format. ADD US TO YOUR ADDRESS BOOK so that you can keep receiving our Newsletter.
THANK YOU VOLUNTEERS! We salute you!
Volunteers work in all sorts of roles from Front Desk and Library, to Moms & Babies, Teens, Book Club, Coffee Break, Short Story, Documentaries, Teacher Learning Network, Family Film Festival, American Film Series, American Film Series, Made for Each Other, Thematic Film Series and Conferences, and last but not least… the Cleaning Crew. Without you, we couldn’t exist.
CLOSED: JUNE 2nd and JUNE 3rd. Classes as usual on June 4th
Our Regular Hours until June 17th are: Mornings: Tuesday and Thursday 9–12, Afternoons: Monday to Friday 4-7. During Office Hours, you can Pay for a Course with Cash, Pick up your receipts for IBAN Payments, Check Out Books, DVD’s Magazines. Questions?
Summer Hours begin on June 20th. Mornings: Tues. and Thurs. 9–12, Afternoons: Wed. 4-7
AIA FVG ENGLISH COURSES
ADULT FULL IMMERSION: NINE to FIVE – July 25 – 26 - 27
24 hours of practical English in 3 days – Monday to Wednesday 9 am – 5 pm. A full immersion English class without leaving Trieste. Organize your schedule. Improve your English and be like a Rock Star in your office. Take your English confidence on the road on a fantastic summer vacation. You can’t do all three days? No problem. Contact us.
SPECIAL EVENTS - FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC
Thursday June 9th , 8 pm
THE TRUE COST (2015, 60 min) Conference and Documentary about the untold story of the decline in the clothing prices and the increase of human and environmental costs. Speakers: Sergia Adama, Luigi Pellizoni, Annalisa Mogorovich, moderated by Giulia Iannuzzi
Tuesday, June 14th , 4 pm
MATT SHEPARD is a friend of mine. Documentary and WebChat with the U.S. Department of State - Washington D.C. for LGBT Month. The gay university student whose death led to the Shepard Byrd Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009. Live conference with Randy Barry, U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons, Judy Shepard – Matt’s mother, Michele Josue – Film Maker. Moderated by Karoline Steckley
You can become a member at any time of year! Here is the Membership Form. If you are taking a Summer Course, and are not already a member, the membership will be included in the price of your course. Membership for 2016/17 will be available on September 1st.
SUMMER CARTOON FESTIVAL -FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC at American Corner Trieste
Wednesday Nights at 5:30 pm from June 22nd – July 27th in English.
June 22th, 5:30 pm – INSIDE OUT (2015, Disney Pixar, 95 min)
June 29th, 5:30 pm - CAT in the HAT (2003, Dreamworks, 85 min)
Summertime means reading! Every time you check out a book you get a sticker. Keep track, challenge your friends. Yes, Adults can participate too. KIDS BOOK CLUB will meet each Tuesday and Thursday from June 28th, noon to 1 pm. We’re reading a chapter book together.
WOMEN’S SPACE: WINE CHEESE & BOOKS
The Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste is run by 60 volunteers. If you are a University of Trieste student in Humanities or P.R., you can get your Internship Credit Hours with us (CFU). We accept students with a minimum of 75 hours (3 CFU). You'll have a great experience and improve your English, while you also learn valuable and people skills. Contact us! firstname.lastname@example.org Not a university student? No problem. We'll find a role for you!
AMERICAN CORNER TRIESTE – Programs, consultation of the library, public internet access computers, and Wi-Fi are always free and open to the public. A great place to study, meet friends, bring your kids. The US Department of State has granted us a Gold Standard rating in terms of programs, facilities, services! In addition to our regular library, we also feature an Education Advising Section, Children’s Corner Library and Women’s Space. Consult our on line catalog of Books and DVD’s