Monday, May 21, 2012

Trieste USA: 1945-1954- This week's activities


Another week of events dedicated to Trieste USA.







Tuesday, May 22nd, 9:45 a.m. - Trieste USA 1945-1954 - A Walking Tour in ITALIAN.  Discover all of the downtown hangouts of the Allied Military Government.  The tour lasts 2 hours and 30 minutes.  An introduction in Via Roma 15 and then hit the pavement!  A contribution is requested:  Euro 10 non-members, Euro 8 members.

Friday, May 25th, 6 p.m.  Blue Jeans and Short Skirts- American Trieste After the War 1945-1954 - Documentary written and directed by Renzo Carbonera.  Mr. Carbonera will be present at the showing.  The film can be viewed in either English or  Italian.

Saturday, May 26th, 9:45 a.m. Trieste USA: 1945-1954 - A Walking Tour in ENGLISH - Discover all of the downtown hangouts of the Allied Military Government.  The tour lasts 2 hours and 30 minutes.  An introduction in Via Roma 15 and then hit the pavement!  A contribution is requested:  Euro 10 non-members, Euro 8 members.

A causa grande richiesta, faremo un'altra visita guidata in ITALIANO - giovedì 31 maggio ore 9:45 - Ritrovo in Via Roma 15 presso l'Associazione Italo Americana. Conosci la vita quotidiana sotto il Governo Militare Alleato - sia per gli americani sia per gli italiani. La visita dura circa 2 ore 30 minuti. E richiesta un contributo: Euro 10 per non-soci e Euro 8 per soci.


We also have a Photo Gallery and some TRUST Memorabilia that you can visit during office hours:  Monday to Friday 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday 10 -12.  Many thanks to the Associazione Culturale Marino Simic for lending us some of the items from their precious collection.


Monday, May 14, 2012

Trieste USA 1945-1954 continues

On May 11, 2012 we had the pleasure of showing "Le Ragazze di Trieste" by Chiara Barbo and Andrea Magnani.  What fantastic and strong ladies, with a bit  of homesickness in their hearts still today.
Thanks to Chiara and Andrea for sharing their documentary with us and to all of you who participated!

Saturday, May 12th, there was another Trieste USA Walking Tour in English with our fabulous guide Edi Caropresi.

The month of May dedicated to Trieste USA: 1945- 1954 is far from over!  We've still got a REALLY BIG SHOW coming up!

Friday, May 18, 2012 -
Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner - via Roma 15 - Trieste.  
DIPLOMATIC COURIER  (in English)
OPEN to the PUBLIC
Showtimes:  3,5,7 p.m.

Enjoy some vintage Tyrone Power - 1952 - in Trieste - in a spy story filmed here and starring Tyrone Power and Patricia Neal.  In minor but interesting roles the young actors: Karl Malden, Charles Bronson and Lee Marvin.  Have we got a show for you!  Who would have ever thought!

The next Trieste USA:1945-1954 Walking Tours will be:
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 9:45 a.m. - in ITALIAN
Saturday, May 26, 2012 - 9:45 a.m. - in ENGLISH

If your group (minimum 15 people) or your school would like a "Trieste USA Walking Tour" just for you, contact us! aia.fvg@gmail.com or tel 040 63 03 01.  Yes, we can!  We can do the tour in English or Italian, as you prefer!

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

CALIFORNIA FUSION POSTPONED TO MAY 17

Due to a conflict at the Kitchen, the California Fusion Cooking Course with Andrea will be POSTPONED to May 17.

Please Do NOT come on Thursday!

There is still time to sign up for anyone else who is interested.

Thank you!
Karoline

Monday, May 7, 2012

Trieste USA: 1945-1954


TRIESTE USA: 1945-1954 continues:

Join us at the Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste - Via Roma 15 - Trieste
on Friday, May 11th at 6 p.m. for the showing of "LE RAGAZZE DI TRIESTE"   (Italian/English) with the presence of the directors: Chiara Barbo and Andrea Magnani.
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


Next Week:  
May 19th Film - Diplomatic Courier (in English) showings at 3,5,7 p.m. 1952 film made in Trieste with Tyrone Power. Open to the Public


May 25th at 6 p.m. - Documentary - Blue Jeans e Gonne Corte (Italian) with the director Renzo Carbonera. Open to the Public.


Trieste USA 1945 - 1954 Walking Tours in English are scheduled on May 12th and May 26th.  Meeting at 9:45 a.m. at the Associazione Italo Americana FVG - Via Roma 15 - Trieste.  The tour and presentation last 2 1/2 hours.  A contribution of €8 for members and €10 for non-members is requested).

Visit our photo exhibit in the Aula Magna in Via Roma 15 during office hours: Monday - Friday 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday mornings 10 -12.

American Cooking School - LA California Fusion

American Cooking School is back with LA California Fusion.

There are still some openings for our course to be held on May 9th or May 10th at 6:30 p.m.

NB. THE COURSE IS POSTPONED UNTIL MAY 17.

Members only, cost:  Euro 40 per person.  Not a member yet?  No problem, become a member now and your membership will be valid for the 2012/13 year.  (€25 for students, teachers, retirees and €35 for regular adult membership).


Call the Office to reserve (040 63 03 01). Please pay prior to the course.

Our very own Chef/ Instructor Andrea Tamburini has selected his favorites from his years working in LA.  Eat like a star! This light and delicious California menu will even get you through the "Prova Costume".  Learn the recipes that the stars love, practice your English, have a great meal!

The menu includes:
  • Chinese Salad with Crispy Won Ton
  • Vegie Burger on Open Face Homemade Egg Bun
  • Sweet Potato Fries and Pepper Ketchup
  • Strawberry Glazed Tart
Yummy!


Adult Coffee Break - May 10, 2012 - 10 a.m.

Adult Coffee Break
Join us on Thursday May 10th from 10 - 12 for a cup of Java Jive and some Clever Conversation (in English naturalmente).
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
American Corner Trieste - Via Roma 15  - Trieste

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Il Piccolo - May 5, 2012

Extra, Extra, Read all about it!
The Piccolo of Trieste wrote about our Events connected with Trieste USA 1945-1954.  Apparently they really like Tyrone Power.
Don't forget our conference Friday, May 4th at 6:00 p.m. Life under the Allied Military Government with speakers Pietro Spirito and Aldo D'Eliso.  Via Roma 15 - Trieste
Open to the Public

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Conversation: Life under the AMG - May 4, 2012, 6 p.m.


CONVERSATION:  Life Under the A.M.G. - with Pietro Spirito, journalist and author, Trieste Stelle e Strisce e Aldo D'Eliso, born in 1924 and director of Stars and Stripes in Trieste.  (Italian / English)

Open to the Public.
When:  May 4, 2012, 6:00 p.m.





Where:  Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste - Via Roma 15 - Trieste

Don't miss our next appointments on this theme:
Trieste USA 1945-1954 A Walking Tour
(donation requested - €8 members, €10 non-members)

May 5 - 10 a.m. in Italian
May 12 - 10 a.m. in English
May 26 - 10 a.m. in English

Events Open to the Public
May 11th - Documentary - Le Ragazze di Trieste
May 18th - Film - Diplomatic Courier - 3, 5, 7, p.m.
May 25th - Documentary - Blue Jeans e Gonne Corte

Visit our Photo Gallery during office hours or before an event!

Trieste USA 1945-1954 in ITALIANO 5/5/2012



Grazie alla grande richiesta ed interesse, abbiamo aggiunto una visita guidata in ITALIANO sabato 5/5/2012.  
Ritrovo: sede dell'Associazione Italo Americana / American Corner Trieste - Via Roma 15 alle ore 9:45.

Prima una breve presentazione, poi la visita a piede nel centro.  Durata della visita 2 ore circa.
Conosci i punti di riferimento della TRUST (TRieste US Troops) si parlerà della vita sia dei Triestini sia dei soldati a Trieste in quelli nove anni.

E' richiesta una donazione (Euro 8 - Soci, Euro 10 non-Soci)
I tours in Inglese proseguano il 12/5 e il 26/5.

Non dimenticate il 4 maggio ore 18 , via roma 15- ingresso libero: La Vita sotto la A.M.G. con Pietro Spirito e Aldo D'Eliso. Italiano/inglese