JANUARY: Happy New Year! We wish you all the best for 2018. Theme of the Month: DEMOCRACY & CIVIL SOCIETY with Short Films, Readings, Conferences, Viewing. Winter Classes begin on Monday January 8th. See you in Class or at an Event! View the Newsletter on the Blog in Text Format and in Calendar Format. Forward the newsletter to a friend!
Tuesday and Thursday mornings: 9-12 and Thursday afternoons: 4-7 pm
Pick up your IBAN Receipts, Make Cash Payments, during our Administration Hours, listed above. Questions? email@example.com
LIBRARY and AMERICAN CORNER HOURS:
Our Library hours are: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings 9-12 and Monday to Friday afternoons from 4-7 pm. The Library is volunteer run. Call for Library Volunteers!
A Special Call for Volunteer 3D Printer lovers and Makers to help with our Teen Maker Space on Friday afternoons. You need to know how to use a 3D Printer and love mentoring teenagers. You can also use our MakerBot for your own 3D projects. Contact us!
AIA FVG ENGLISH COURSES
WINTER 2017/18 CLASSES
Classes begin the Week of January 8th. Many classes are full. Please check our links for course offerings. Remember that the WINTER Session is 10 lessons instead of 12. Here is the Link to the Winter Lesson Dates. We ask you to pay for your courses before the course begins. Links for info and online registration: KIDS and ADULTS
WEEKEND WARRIOR Full Immersion Weekend in English for Adults.
Jan. 21 & 22. 1 weekend, 10 hours of Full Immersion, Infinite Fun. Online Registration at this LINK.
AIA FVG NEWS
TESOL TRIESTE LOCAL GROUP – We are proud to announce that the Trieste Local Group of TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) was officially recognized by TESOL Italy. Congratulations to Janine Sprague Zolle, coordinator of the Teacher Learning Network, on this accomplishment. Janine is the Coordinator of our Local Group. TESOL is accredited by MUIR and English Teachers who join TESOL can receive certification for their participation in workshops. The first TESOL Workshop will be January 26th, 7 pm – Theme: Dyslexia and Second Language Learning. Guest Speaker: Stephanie Smith.
DEMOCRACY and CIVIL SOCIETY – Participate in our January events. Learn about becoming a US Citizen. Take the US Naturalization Test
19/01, 11:30 am – PRESENTATION -THE ROUTLEDGE HISTORY OF ITALIAN AMERICANS and IL SENSO delle ORIGINI. Indagine sui giovani italoamericani di New York. At the Biblioteca Statale Stelio Crise. Free and Open to the Public.
Italian Americans make up one of the largest ethnic groups in the U.S. Learn about the history of Italian Americans and the factors that lead young people to identify themselves as Italian Americans. Presenters: Stanislao Pugliese, co-editor of the Routledge volume and Rosemary Serra, author of youth heritage volume. Moderator: Leonardo Buonomo, president of the Associazione Italo Americana FVG.
Our 2017/18 Membership Year began on September 1st. Here is the Membership Form. Membership prices remain unchanged. €25 – Ridotto for Students 16 and over, Teachers and 65 and over. €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, Check out Library materials, Participate in Members Only Events. READ MORE about what it means to be a Member. You can become a member at any time of the year.
37th AMERICAN FILM SERIES at Teatro dei Fabbri – Shows at 13:30, 16:00, 18:30, 21:00 AIA FVG Members Only.
18/01 - JACKIE - Dir. Pablo Larraín. Starring Natalie Portman. Biography. 100 minutes.
First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children, and define her husband's historic legacy.
SPECIAL AMERICAN CORNER EVENTS - FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC
31/01, 10 am - STATE of the UNION ADDRESS by President Trump (In Replay).
· Every Tuesday and Thursday, 10 am - Mom & Baby Playgroup
· Every Friday, 5-7 pm TEEN MAKER SPACE –– Printing in 3D and Coding
· 19/01, 6 pm - GLOW – Girls Leading Our World Workshop – Healthy Choices for Life –For Middle and High School Girls. Promoting leadership, friendship, and self-confidence. January Workshop – Healthy Choices for Life with Nutritionist Selma Jory.
· 25/01, 10 am – NATI per LEGGERE –Bilingual Reading English/Italian for ages 0-36 mo.
17/01 and 31/01 , 6 pm - Knit Wits
Teacher Learning Network -
University of Trieste students in Humanities, P.R. and other majors can earn 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 life and people skills. High School Students can also do Alternanza Scuola Lavoro. Contact us! firstname.lastname@example.org