Friday, January 20, 2017

Presidential Inauguration Viewing

LIVE Streaming of the Presidential Inauguration at American Corner Trieste

Friday, January 20, 2017 starting at 5 pm., Italian Time 

Free and Open to the Public.

If you want to view from home, go to this PBS live streaming link:  https://twitter.com/NewsHour

We also host American Corner Teen Club every Friday from 5 - 7 p.m.  Free and Open to all Teens.  Making, Hanging Out in English.


Thursday, January 12, 2017

The Week Ahead - Jan 16-20, 2017

Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher Tribute, Nati per Leggere, Presidential Inauguration, Moms & Babies, Teen Club, Makers and more! 

American Corner Trieste Activities are always Free and Open to the Public.

Monday, January 16th

WINTER COURSES for KIDS and ADULTS began the week of January 9, 2017.  If there is still space in a class, you can still register during Week 2.  We will deduct the cost of the first lesson.  Send an email at aiafrontdesk@gmail.com to see if there is space in the section you request.  

Tues. Jan. 17th 
10 am - Mom & Baby Survival Italian - Just arrived in Trieste, don't speak much Italian, You are Italian, are home with your baby and want to meet other Moms?  Come on down and bring the baby.

Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher Tribute Films
Free and Open to the Public in V.O.

10 am - Singin' in the Rain - 1952 104 min. 
Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor.  Directed by Stanley Donen
MGM Musical Comedy - A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound. Featuring Singin' in the Rain.


1 pm - Star Wars - 1977, 120 min.
Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill .  Directed by George Lucas.  Fantasy , Adventure
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.

Thurs. Jan. 19th
10 am - Maker Space - make it, sew it, fix it with friends. 
10 am - Survival Italian for Adults - not a formal Class, but a a way for you to learn what you need to get by. 
1:30, 4, 6:30, 9 pm - American Films Series at Teatro dei Fabbri - The Visit - 94 min. 2015

Director:  M. Night Shyamalan  With

Olivia DeJongeEd OxenbouldDeanna Dunagan
Two siblings become increasingly frightened by their grandparents' disturbing behavior while visiting them on vacation.  Members Only.  

Fri. Jan 20th
Inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States of America viewing in streaming.
5-6 pm - Pre-Inauguration Commentary
6-7 pm - Ceremony

5-7 Teen Club - Hangout in English for Teens 

Nati per Leggere - Bilingual Reading 0-3 yrs

American Corner Trieste is a Nati per Leggere Point.  Nati per Leggere is based on Reach out and Read, the American Association which promotes early childhood reading through contact with Pediatricians and Parents.  

We have:  

  • Children's Corner Library - a kid friendly space with lots of board books and children's books
  • Monthly Bilingual (English/Italian) Reading Appointments for Children age 0-3 yrs and their caregivers, parents.  
  • Advice for Parents about Reading with their Children
  • Baby Friendly Space where Moms can Breast Feed and Change Diapers, Hang Out
  • Mom & Babies meeting on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10-12.  
  • Collaboration with the Nati per Leggere network and Official NpL readers.  


Here are the 2017 Nati per Leggere Appointments at American Corner Trieste - Always on Thursday mornings from 10-11 am.  Always FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC.

19/1 , 16/2, 16/3
20/4, 18/5, 8/6
No Luglio / No July, No Agosto / No August, 21/9
19/10, 16/11, 14/12

For more information about other appointments in Libraries around Trieste, go to the Nati per Leggere Trieste Link on the website of the Comune di Trieste.   

Calling All Weekend Warriors

Do you have what it takes to be Weekend Warrior? Take the Challenge.

JANUARY REGISTRATION CLOSED


  • 10 hours of Full Immersion English,
  • 1 weekend,
  • Infinite Fun.

The next session:
January 21 - 22, 2017 - Saturday and Sunday afternoons
From 2 pm to 7 pm each day.

The Deadline for registration:
Wednesday, January 18, 2017  -

Hurrah!

Contact us at aiafrontdesk@gmail.com for more information.  

Looking for a class that meets once a week?  Here is our list of courses for ADULTS.  
Too busy for a 10 am-noon or 6-8 pm class?  How about Night Owls - Tuesdays - 8-10 pm.

All participants of our Classes must be 2016/17 Members of the Associazione Italo Americana FVG.  Not a member?  No problem?  Here is the link for membership details.   

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Winter Closing Policy

Policy for Winter Weather Closing: 
In the event that the City of Trieste Closes the Public Schools because of Severe Weather, We also Close and Cancel Classes and Events. 


If you are in doubt, you can always find updates on our Facebook Pages and Blog. 

Stay warm tonight! No snow, just strong Bora and COLD temperatures!

Friday, January 6, 2017

The Week Ahead Jan 9-13, 2017

Classes Begin, Conference - Screen Time: When to Unplug, Moms & Babies, Teen Club, Aladdin and more! 

American Corner Trieste Activities are always Free and Open to the Public.



Monday, January 9th

WINTER COURSES for KIDS and ADULTS begin the week of January 9, 2017.  You're still in time to register.  Send us an email at aiafrontdesk@gmail.com to see if there is space in the section you request.  If there is space, you can begin a course at any time of the year.  

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017-  5 pm 
Screen Time.  When to Unplug:  
A Conference for Educators, Parents, Librarians with Beth Holland of EdTech ResearcherEdutopia.  Ms. Holland's visit is made possible thanks to the U.S. Embassy to Italy.  Free and Open to the Public.

Tues. Jan. 10th 
10 am - Mom & Baby Survival Italian - Just arrived in Trieste, don't speak much Italian, You are Italian, are home with your baby and want to meet other Moms?  Come on down and bring the baby.

Thurs. Jan. 12th
10 am - Mom & Baby Play Date in English - Get out of the house and let your kids play whil you meet other Moms
10 am - Maker Space - make it, sew it, fix it with friends. 
10 am - Survival Italian for Adults - not a formal Class, but a a way for you to learn what you need to get by. 


Fri. Jan 13th
5 pm - Aladdin - Family Film in English
5 pm - AC TC - American Corner Teen Club - Hangout in English for Teens 








Screen Time - When to Unplug - Conference for Educators, Parents, Librarians

Beth Holland of EdTech Researcher, Edutopia

At American Corner Trieste thanks to the U.S. Embassy to Italy

FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC