Thursday, August 18, 2016

Yes! We're Back

Yes! We're Back. 
We open Monday, August 22nd.
 If you have questions before then, check out our blog or contact us at
Piazza Sant'Antonio, 6 - 2nd Floor
040 63 03 01

2 more weeks of Summer English for Kids-  August 22nd and August 29th.  Pre-K, Elementary, Middle and High School.  
The membership fee for new students is included in these summer courses.

Come and see us!  Visit our space, meet the teachers, participate in a mini-lesson.
September 5 - 6 pm - OPEN DAY - KIDS
September 6- 6 pm - OPEN DAY - Adults
September 7 - 6 pm - OPEN DAY - English Teachers and School Programs

Class Schedules for 2016/17 

We have something for all ages and all types of learners.  Do you need something more specific?  Upon request, we also offer individual lessons and specialized courses.  

Maintain and improve your child's English language skills with these English for Native Speakers Classes for Kids.  
  • A parent is a native speaker? 
  • Your child attended an international school? 
  • You lived abroad? 

English for Native Speakers

Maintain and improve your child's English language skills with these English for Native Speakers Classes for Kids.  
  • A parent is a native speaker? 
  • Your child attended an international school? 
  • You lived abroad? 

Elementary - Mondays - 5-7 pm
Middle School - Mondays - 3-5 pm
Prices and additional information at this LINK.

Friday, August 12, 2016

Plans for after the vacation

Siamo chiusi per ferie fino al 21/8. Poi sempre scriverci un email al 
Buone Vacanze!  Have a great vacation!

Summer Settimane STEAM INGLESE INTENSIVO per ragazzi da 3 a 19 anni.

Il 22 agosto riprendiamo.  Offriamo Corsi per Scuola Materna, Elementare, Scuola Media, Liceo prima dell'inizio della scuola.  Un Full Immersion.  Impara faccendo!

22-26 agosto - da lunedì a venerdì dalle 9 alle 12.
29-2 settembre - da lunedì a venerdì dalle 9 alle 12.  

Contact us:

Cerchi un Corso per l'Autunno 2016?  

Ecco i link ai corsi offerti per RAGAZZI ed ADULTI.                                                                                                                                                                                   

Vieni ai nostri OPEN DAYS in settembre
Ingresso LIbero. Mini Lezione Prova.

5/9 - ore 18 - Corsi per Ragazzi
6/9 - ore 18 - Corsi per Adulti
7/9 /- ore 18 -  Presentazione per Insegnanti di Inglese - Programmi per le Scuole, Professional Development, Teacher to Teacher Network                                          

Open Days - Corsi di Inglese 2016 -2017


Presentazione Corsi. Mini lezione prova. Ingresso Libero.

5 /9 ore 18 Open Day Ragazzi
6 /9 ore 18 Open Day Adulti
7 /9 ore 18 Open Day Insegnanti di Inglese e programmi per le scuole.

La lista dei corsi 2016 /17:

2016/17 - KIDS

Membership 2016/17

2016/17 Membership - Associazione Italo Americana FVG
Hi!  Welcome! Become a Member of the Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste. We are not just a film club.  Since 1961 we have been offering a full immersion experience in English for all ages, without leaving Trieste. 


How much does it cost to be come a member? 
€25 for "Ridotto":  Students (over age 16), Teachers, and 65 years and older
€35 for "Intero" :  Regular Adult Membership

How do I become a member?
You can come by our office and fill in our MEMBERSHIP FORM or print it at home, fill it in and scan it to us with a copy of your IBAN Payment.  
We are located in Piazza S. Antonio, 6 - Trieste - tel: 040 63 03 01,  Regular Office Hours: Monday to Friday 4-7 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 9-noon. (Reduced hours in the summer, Closed 3 weeks in August, Closed for Christmas Vacation)

How can I pay?
We accept Cash, Checks, IBAN (if you pay by IBAN please specify in the request your first and last name and that is for Iscrizione Socio 2016/17).  Bring a print of your IBAN Payment when you fill in your MEMBERSHIP FORM  to receive your membership card and your receipt. You can also print the MEMBERSHIP FORM and scan it to us or bring in your filled out copy.  Our IBAN is:  IT49A0200802290000005261887 - Associazione Italo Americana FVG.

How long is my membership valid?
Membership lasts for 1 school year from September 1, 2016 until August 31, 2017. You must renew each year. 

What do I get with my Membership?
American Film Series (in English) at the Teatro dei Fabbri - 9 films (Oct - May)
Made For Each Other Comparative TV / Film Series with Commentary by Prof. Leonardo Buonomo at the in our Multi-Media Room at the Associazione Italo Americana - 
- Use of our fantastic American Corner Library - with over 5,000 books, 1,500 DVD's, magazines available in lending.  We are also a great place to study if you are downtown.
Children's Corner Library and I Love Reading Competitions
Wi Fi Zone
- Maker Space
Tuesday Coffee Break - 3rd Tuesday of each month 10- noon - Open to the Public
Short Story Club - last Tuesday of each month.  thematic month stories
- Women's Book Club - 3rd Thursday evening each month - venues change
- Women's Space Activities - Mom & Baby Playgroup, Survival Italian for Moms & Babies, Survival Italian for Adults.
- Special Thematic Film Series
- American Corner Teen Club AC TC
- Friday Family Film Night
- and More!

- Registration to take one of our English Courses - all levels, ages and interests
- Registration for American Cooking School
Monthly e-mail newsletter with an update on all of the activities for the month
Invitations to our special cultural events - Guest Speakers, Conferences, Halloween, Election Night, Thanksgiving, Fourth of July, and anything else that comes up!

Can I go to the American Film Series if I am not a member?
Sorry, you have to be a member.  We cannot sell single tickets.

Can my partner go to the movies too?
Of course, but they have to become a member.

When is the first film?
Thursday, October 27th - RACE with showtimes at 1:30 ,4:00, 6:30, 9 p.m.  Here is a link to the film schedule. 

In case you were wondering, we are a volunteer run non-profit association.  We have over 60 volunteers!  Become a volunteer.

See you in the Association!  and at the movies, and at a conference, and in class, and at coffee break, and....

More questions?  Give us a call or pass by., 040 63 03 01
For info about courses

Membership Form 2016/17

Save time and fill out your Membership form and have it ready when you come in. 

Membership 2016 /17 prices remain unchanged:

Ridotto: €25 - Students over age 16, Adults 65 and older, Teachers
Intero:  €35 - Adults

All Adults who take courses must become members.  If your child takes a course, a parent becomes a member. 
For more information about Membership and Benefits, go to our LINK

September 2016 Newsletter

SEPTEMBER 2016 NEWSLETTER  AIA-FVG / American Corner Trieste 

Countdown to Back to School.  Enjoy the final days of summer! We’re back and ready to go.  Come to our OPEN DAYS.  Classes start on September 19th. View the Newsletter in Calendar Format.  Themes of the Month: Back to School and Character.  ADD US TO YOUR ADDRESS BOOK so that you can continue to receive our updates.  Forward the newsletter to a friend!

AMERICANS CAN VOTE. WHEREVER THEY ARE.  If you are an American citizen, register to vote ASAP.  Go to and fill out the Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Request Form.

Regular Hours : Mornings: Tues. and Thurs. 9–12, Afternoons:  Mon.– Fri. 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?

Our 2016/17 Membership Year begins on September 1stHere is the Membership Form.  Membership prices remain unchanged.  Euro 25 – Ridotto for Students 16 and over, Teachers and 65 and over.  Euro 35 – Intero.  Membership is valid until August 31, 2017.  Renew your membership each year to take advantage of the American Film Series, Register for Courses, Use our Library, Participate in Members Only Events.

36th AMERICAN FILM SERIES at Cinema dei Fabbri
The film series begins on October 27th.  The dates are set and the film list will be published in October.  9 great American films in Original Version.

US Ambassador to Italy John Phillips and Ambassador Philip Reeker US Consulate General Milan visited us on July 28th, meeting with our Refugee Students and Teachers.  Thanks to a contribution from the US Mission to Italy, the American Corner teaches special English Courses for 60 Refugees

U.S. Social Security – On October 20th a Field Representative from the U.S. Social Security Administration will be at the American Corner.  More details in the October newsletter.

FALL ENGLISH CLASSES start the week of September 19th
Here are the Course schedules for 2016/17:  KIDS and ADULTSYou can register now.  We also offer classes for Native Speakers – Elementary and Middle School.

OPEN DAYS.  Visit our Space. Meet our Teaching Team. Participate in a Mini Trial Lesson
Free and Open to the Public.  Bring some friends!  Bring the kids for Kids Day. 
5/9, 6 pm – OPEN DAY for Kids
6/9, 6 pm – OPEN DAY for Adults
7/9, 6 pm – OPEN DAY for English Teachers and School Programs. 


Nati per Leggere – Bilingual Reading English / Italian for ages 0-3 - 15/9, 10 am
Mom & Baby Survival Italian – Every Tuesday.  Starting on 20/9, 10 am
Mom & Baby Playgroup in English – Every Thursday.  Starting on 22/9, 10 am
Teen Club – Starting on September 23 at 5 pm with a special program dedicated to Character Day
Family Film Festival – Starting in October 

SUMMER READERS - Congratulations to all our participants.  Keep on Reading!

20/9, 10 am - Tuesday Coffee Break
27/9, 10 am - Short Story Club – I’m the Greatest by Red Smith
Women’s Book Club – meeting date to be decided.  No book this month, just planning! Send an email for info. 
Survival Italian for Adults – Thursdays Starting on 22/9, 10 am
Maker Space- Thursdays Starting on 22/9, 10 am

We are a Volunteer Run Non-Profit Association.
Volunteers run our Library, American Corner Programs and Activities.  We are looking for Volunteers to Mentor and Manage the Teen Club, Assist with the Nati per Leggere program, Work at the Cinema, Help with our Morning Activities.  Send us an email.  We’ll find a role for you!

See you in the Association!       FOLLOW US on: 
Piazza S. Antonio 6, 34122 Trieste – 040 63 03 01  

Hours: Monday- Friday 4-7 pm, Tuesday and Thursday 9-12

September 2016 Calendar

September Calendar