Friday, June 28, 2013

Documentary today at 6pm

Today's documentary is called OVER WASHINGTON and will show aerial views of Washington State including Mt. Raineier, Puget Sound, and the Palouse.

See you at the Association at 6pm.

Piazza Sant'Antonio, 6. Second floor.

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Intensives Next Week for Ragazzi!

There is still time to sign up for Intensives for High School and Middle School Students. Just call or email. +393498666667 or aia.fvg@gmail.com

Middle School reading and conversation:
July 1-5 11am-1pm
Cost: 100 euro

High School Reading and Conversation:
July 1-5 1:30pm-3:30pm
Cost: 100 euro

There must be an AIA member in the family.

Not one yet? Become one! Memberships are for the 2013-2014 season.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

We Need Raffle Prizes for our Party!

The Independence Day Party will be on July 7. We are looking for awesome RAFFLE PRIZES for our fundraiser raffle/lotteria.

Have something new and wonderful to donate? Here are some ideas:

Gift Certificates to local restaurants/cafès, coffee cards, Free Trips, Merchandise, even promotional items from your company, it's all good! Kids toys/coloring books/markers are especially appreciated.

Everyone likes to win, so donate as many neat things as you can!!

For info and to donate, call Karoline: 3498666667

Saturday, June 22, 2013

What's Up this Week - June 24th

 
 

Another Busy week at Associazione Italo Americana FVG/ American Corner Trieste!
 
INTENSIVE COURSES for ADULTS- June 24 - 28. 
INTENSIVE COURSES for Scuola Media and Liceo - July 1-5 .  
You can still register for both courses.  Call 349 8666667 or 040 63 03 01 e-mail :aia.fvg@gmail.com
 
Wednesday, June 26th at 6 p.m. Storytime LightRebecca Lisle, author of books for children and  teens will be our special guest reader!  She has written over 24 books (most of which we have in our library). We're so happy that she is coming. 
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC . 
Take the opportunity to check out some books in for our I Love Reading Summer Reading Contest.  (Open to adults too!)
 
Friday, June 28th at 6 p.m. - Friday American Experience:  OVER WASHINGTON.
View the beautiful state of Washington from high in the sky. PBS documentary, 60 minutes.
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
 
While we have your attention,  mark your calendars for:
Independence Day Celebration - July 7th from 6:30 p.m. on at Ausonia - American Cookout, Live Music with Gino Deliso and Joe Niemela - "From Elvis to the Boss" Activities for all ages!  Entrata ad offerta libera.
 
America on the Big Screen: 1947-1954 - July 8-9-10-11- shows at 7 and 9:30 p.m.  American film during the AMG years. Classic movies, dramas, comedies, musicals from those years. At Associazione Italo Americana FVG - P. S. Antonio 6 - Trieste
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
 


Thursday, June 20, 2013

America on the Big Screen 1947-1954

SAVE THE DATES:

A retro Film series: 1947-54 at Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste

July 8-9-10-11 - 2 shows a night:  7 p.m and 9:30 p.m.

America as Triestini saw it on the Big Screen during the Allied Military Government from 1947-54.  Including Newsreels from the time period. Original Version Films

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - According to seating availability.





PROGRAM:

8 luglio 2013
1947: ore 19:00—The Secret life of Walter Mitty
1948: ore 21:30—The Pirate

9 luglio 2013
1949: ore 19:00—Adam’s Rib
1950: ore 21:30—Tea for Two
 
10 luglio 2013
1951: ore 19:00—The African Queen
1952: ore 21:30— Singing in the Rain

11 luglio 2013
1953: ore 19:00—The Band Wagon
1954: ore 21:30—Seven Brides for  Seven Brothers


Showing at Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste
P. S. Antonio 6, 2nd floor (with Elevator)
34122 Trieste
www.aia-fvg.blogspot.com
aia.fvg@gmail.com
040 63 03 01
349 8 66666 7

Golden Horse - Discount for AIA FVG Members


The Golden Horse Pub in Via Scomparini,7- Trieste is offering a special 10% discount to AIA FVG members until June 30th and in August and September. (Sorry they're closed in July).
They have a wonderful outdoor patio too! Show them your card and ENJOY....
Tuesday - Sunday 7:00 pm - 3:00 am
Phone
     040 947303
 
 

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Summer Hours

Summer is here!  Here are our Summer Hours for Library Services and Registration for Courses at Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste. 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:  5-7 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday:  10-12

We have to get our Summer Reading in too!  Check out a great book today and join us! 

By the way, often, duty calls and we are in the office during the off hours.  If you are passing by, ring the bell!  If we are there, we will be glad to assist you. 

You can also send us an e-mail at aia.fvg@gmail.com.  We check the mail often.

Now, That's Intensive!

LE SETTIMANE INTENSIVE SONO ARRIVATE!
Una botta d'inglese in 5 giorni (lunedì a venerdì per 2 ore al giorno).  Now you're talking!

SUMMER INTENSIVE ENGLISH WEEK for ADULTS. 
June  24-28th Beginner, Advanced Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced.  2 hours a day, for 5 days. 
6-8 p.m. A Full Immersion experience without leaving Trieste.  (cost €130)

SUMMER INTENSIVE ENGLISH WEEK FOR TEENS

Middle School Reading and Conversation– July 1-5.  11am – 1pm  - €100
High School Reading and Conversation  – July 1-5.    1.30pm-3.30 pm - €100
 
For Info:  349 8 66666 7 or the office 040 63 03 01 or aia.fvg@gmail.com

Looking for something once a week?  Here you go....

MOMMY AND/OR DADDY AND BABY CLASS: Ages 0-2
Tuesdays from 6-7pm starting June 11-July 9. 5 weeks (Cost €50). It’s never too early! Learn the secrets to raising a bilingual baby with our expert teacher mommies.

SUMMER MATERNA CLASS: Ages 3-5
Tuesdays from 5-6 starting on June 11- Jul 9. 5 weeks (Cost €50).

READING for YOUNG NATIVE SPEAKERS: Ages 7-10
Mondays and Wednesdays 3-4:30 p.m. starting July 1st until July 31st for 5 weeks (cost €150)
Aimed at students who have reached a high level of spoken proficiency in Enlgish.  Participants will improve all four language skills, but especially reading and writing.

“LIT FLIX” ACCELERATED ENGLISH FOR TEENS– Advanced Multimedia and Literature: Ages 11 – 16 starting June 12th until July 24th (7 weeks)
Wednesday from 5-6 p.m. (Cost €70). Have fun and improve your skills in English. Students may also volunteer from 6-7pm for Storytime Light and will receive a certificate of appreciation at the end of the summer.

BUSINESS ENGLISH AT LUNCH – learn English during your lunch break – from 1-2 pm, twice a week Tuesday and Thursday- will be proposed again in the Fall.  Let us know if you're interested.

Per pagamento con IBAN, c'è il 5% di sconto sul corso. * Dati IBAN sotto. Portaci la copia del pagamento per fare la ricevuta.

Pagamento: Contanti, assegno oppure via IBAN. (Se pagate via IBAN verrà applicato lo sconto del 5%, IBAN IT49A0200802290000005261887, specificare: Causale: Nome del Corso, Nome dello studente).Per partecipare ai corsi si deve essere iscritti all’ Associazione Italo Americana FVG. Per ragazzi sotto i 16 anni, un membro della famiglia deve essere iscritto. Per adulti, ogni partecipante deve iscriversi all’Associazione.Intero- adulto - €35, Ridotto (studenti, insegnanti, +65 anni) - €25. Non possiamo concedere lo sconto IBAN per l’iscrizione all’AIA FVG. Porta la copia del pagamento per avere la ricevuta. 

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Super Friday - June 21st - Over Alaska and TGIF Mexican

FRIDAY AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: OVER AMERICA in the American Corner Trieste Conference Room with our new Audio-Visual system.   P. S. Antonio 6- Trieste
Fridays at 6 p.m. – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 
Breathtaking views of the most dramatic landscapes in the United States with award winning music. PBS, 60 minutes each episode.
 
June 21st – OVER ALASKA –6 p.m.  Mt. McKinley, blue glaciers, frozen tundra and icebergs. (TGIF Mexican follows at 7 p.m.!) Coming Up:
June 28th – Over Washington – Mt. Rainier, Puget Sound, the Palouse.

TGIF - Mexican:  7-9 pm at Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste, P. S. Antonio 6 - Trieste
A Happy Hour with drinks and snacks.
Children with parents are welcome! MEXICAN specialties from ZOE Food this month. We will also present our Adult Students with their Certificates. Their families and friends are welcome!

 A €5 per person contribution is requested to cover the food costs. BYOB (Bring drinks to share).

RESERVATION REQUIRED aia.fvg@gmail.com, or 040 63 03 01 (tell us how many people in your group so we can make our food order).

 OPEN TO THE PUBLIC with a Reservation--- bring a friend, a date?



 

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Documentary: Over Colorado - June 14th at 6 p.m.

FRIDAY AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: OVER AMERICA in the American Corner Trieste Conference Room with our new Audio-Visual system.   P. S. Antonio 6- Trieste

Fridays at 6 p.m. – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 
During the month of June: a month long trip to the most beautiful states in America, every Friday, without leaving Trieste! Aerial views of Arizona, Colorado, Alaska and Washington. Breathtaking views of the most dramatic landscapes in the United States with award winning music. PBS, 60 minutes each episode. 

 June 14th - Over Colorado – Soar over the Rocky Mountains in a Cessna 180. Visit the cliffs, plateaus, prairies and valleys.


Coming up:

June 21st Over Alaska – Mt. McKinley, blue glaciers, frozen tundra and icebergs. (TGIF Mexican follows at 7 p.m.!)
June 28thOver Washington – Mt. Rainier, Puget Sound, the Palouse.

Independence Day Celebration - July 7th, 6:30 p.m. - Save the date! More news soon!

 

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Thursday Coffee Break

It's Thursday Coffee Break Time at American Corner Trieste, P. S. Antonio, 6 - Trieste
Thursday, June 13th from 10-12.
Have a cup of coffee with us all accompanied by lively conversation (in English naturally).   Pick up a book while you're here.  We also have some free magazines and books that you can take with you to the beach and not worry about damaging or returning. 

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Storytime Light - Wednesdays from 6-7 p.m.

STORYTIME Light will begin on June 12th – Every Wednesday evening from 6-7 p.m.
Our Mother Tongue Mommies and Daddies will delight you with their favorite stories, followed by related activities.
  Summer Reading fun again this year! I LoveReading Summer Reading Competition. Check out a book, get points. Put a library visit in your schedule every week. Are you a native speaker? Volunteer to read! We are also looking for Junior Volunteers to help out.
Storytime Light Dates:  June 12,19,26. July 3,10,17,24. August 28. September 4 - Grand Finale and Awards Ceremony.
  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Business English at Lunch and Summer Intensive Week for Adults

BUSINESS ENGLISH at LUNCH will start next week on Tuesday from June 18th until July 25th and be held twice a week for 5 weeks on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-2 pm. The cost of this 10 hour course is Euro 130.
If you are interested give us a call- 040 630301 or send us an e-mail: aia.fvg@gmail.com
You need to register and pay before the course begins.

If Lunchtime is not for you, how about:  

  SUMMER INTENSIVE ENGLISH WEEK for ADULTS. June 24-28th Beginner, Advanced Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced. 2 hours a day, for 5 days. 10-12 or 6-8 p.m. A Full Immersion experience without leaving Trieste. (cost €130). Again, you will need to register and pay before the course begins.

Per pagamento con IBAN, c'è il 5% di sconto sul corso. * Dati IBAN sotto. Portaci la copia del pagamento per fare la ricevuta.

Pagamento: Contanti, assegno oppure via IBAN. (Se pagate via IBAN verrà applicato lo sconto del 5%, IBAN IT49A0200802290000005261887, specificare: Causale: Nome del Corso, Nome dello studente).Per partecipare ai corsi si deve essere iscritti all’ Associazione Italo Americana FVG. Per ragazzi sotto i 16 anni, un membro della famiglia deve essere iscritto. Per adulti, ogni partecipante deve iscriversi all’Associazione.Intero- adulto - €35, Ridotto (studenti, insegnanti, ³ 65 anni) - €25Non possiamo concedere lo sconto IBAN per l’iscrizione all’AIA FVG.

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Non e' Mai Troppo Tardi per Iscriverti ai Corsi Estivi

Sì, sappiamo che era una settimana pazzesca:  fine dell'anno scolastico, saggi, poggia torrenziale, il cane ti ha mangiato il cavo del cellulare... comunque da noi NON E' MAI TROPPO TARDI per iscriverti ai nostri corsi estivi.  Puoi anche arrivare pochi minuti prima dell'inizio del corso  per registrarti.  Dai Vi Aspettiamo!

Per pagamento con IBAN, c'è il 5% di sconto sul corso. * Dati IBAN sotto.  Portaci la copia del pagamento per fare la ricevuta.
I corsi che iniziano questa settimana:

MOMMY AND/OR DADDY AND BABY CLASS: Ages 0-2
Tuesdays from 6-7pm starting June 11-July 9. 5 weeks (Cost €50). It’s never too early! Learn the secrets to raising a bilingual baby with our expert teacher mommies.

SUMMER MATERNA CLASS: Ages 3-5
Tuesdays from 5-6 starting on June 11- Jul 9. 5 weeks (Cost €50).

“LIT FLIX” ACCELERATED ENGLISH FOR TEENS– Advanced Multimedia and Literature:Ages 11 – 16 starting June 12th for 7 weeks. This class will meet every Wednesday from 5-6 p.m. (Cost €70). Have fun and improve your skills in English. Students may also volunteer from 6-7pm for Storytime Light and will receive a certificate of appreciation at the end of the summer.

BUSINESS ENGLISH AT LUNCH – learn English during your lunch break – from 1-2 pm, twice a week Tuesday and Thursday- starting June 18th for 5 weeks 18 € 130

For more info call: 329 788 3810 or the office 040 63 03 01 or aia.fvg@gmail.com

 Pagamento: Contanti, assegno oppure via IBAN. (Se pagate via IBAN verrà applicato lo sconto del 5%, IBAN IT49A0200802290000005261887, specificare: Causale: Nome del Corso, Nome dello studente).Per partecipare ai corsi si deve essere iscritti all’ Associazione Italo Americana FVG. Per ragazzi sotto i 16 anni, un membro della famiglia deve essere iscritto. Per adulti, ogni partecipante deve iscriversi all’Associazione.Intero- adulto - €35, Ridotto (studenti, insegnanti, ³ 65 anni) - €25Non possiamo concedere lo sconto IBAN per l’iscrizione all’AIA FVG.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Friday American Experience: OVER AMERICA




FRIDAY AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: OVER AMERICA in the American Corner Trieste Conference Room with our new Audio-Visual system.  
Fridays at 6 p.m. – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 
During the month of June: a month long trip to the most beautiful states in America, every Friday, without leaving Trieste! Aerial views of Arizona, Colorado, Alaska and Washington. Breathtaking views of the most dramatic landscapes in the United States with award winning music. PBS, 60 minutes each episode. 

 June 7th - Over Arizona – Rare views of the Grand Canyon, the state’s deserts, forests, lakes and rivers.
June 14th - Over Colorado – Soar over the Rocky Mountains in a Cessna 180. Visit the cliffs, plateaus, prairies and valleys.
June 21st Over Alaska – Mt. McKinley, blue glaciers, frozen tundra and icebergs. (TGIF Mexican follows at 7 p.m.!)
June 28thOver Washington – Mt. Rainier, Puget Sound, the Palouse.

 Come on down, check out a book, DVD, Magazine, see our new place.


Monday, June 3, 2013

ADULT Summer English


Adults, we didn't forget you.  How about English at lunch or a week of Intensive English?  Get what you need for work or play... vacation is coming up!

BUSINESS ENGLISH AT LUNCH – learn English during your lunch break
from 1-2 pm, twice a week Tuesday and Thursday- starting June 11- July 18 € 130

SUMMER INTENSIVE ENGLISH WEEK for ADULTS.  June  24-28th Beginner, Advanced Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced.  2 hours a day, for 5 days.  10-12 or 6-8 p.m. A Full Immersion experience without leaving Trieste.  (cost €130)

For info call:  329 788 3810 or the office 040 63 03 01 or aia.fvg@gmail.com

Summer English for Middle School and High School

Want to amaze your kid's English teacher in September?  We've got just the thing!  We keep it fun and get young people to enjoy reading and writing in English. (Of Course we talk a lot too!)

“LIT FLIX” ACCELERATED ENGLISH FOR TEENS– Advanced Multimedia and Literature:Ages 11 – 16  starting June 12th for 7 weeks.  This class will meet every Wednesday from 5-6 p.m. (Cost €70).  Have fun and improve your skills in English. Students may also volunteer from 6-7pm for Storytime Light and will receive a certificate of appreciation at the end of the summer.

SUMMER INTENSIVE ENGLISH WEEK FOR TEENS
Middle School Reading and Conversation– July 1-5.  11am – 1pm  - €100
High School Reading and Conversation  – July 1-5.    1.30pm-3.30 pm - €100
 
For Info:  329 788 3810 or the office 040 63 03 01 or aia.fvg@gmail.com

Summer English for Mommies/Babies, Scuola Materna, Elementary

Attention Moms and Dads.  Summer is just around the corner... school is almost out!  (We didn't need to tell you that, of course your kids remind you every day)

MOMMY AND/OR DADDY AND BABY CLASS: Ages 0-2
Tuesdays from 6-7pm starting June 11-July 9. 5 weeks (Cost €50).  It’s never too early! Learn the secrets to raising a bilingual baby with our expert teacher mommies.

SUMMER MATERNA CLASS: Ages 3-5
Tuesdays from 5-6 starting on June 11- Jul 9. 5 weeks (Cost €50).

READING FOR YOUNG NATIVE SPEAKERS: Ages 7-10, July 1st – 31st.  This class will meet Mondays and Wednesdays 3- 4:30 p.m.  15 hours, €150.  The five-week course is aimed at students who have reached a high level of spoken proficiency in English. Participants will improve all four language skills but especially reading and writing.
 
For info about courses call: 329 7883810 or the office - 040 63 03 01 or send an e-mail: aia.fvg@gmail.com

SUMMER LAB - Il mio English Camp in Città - ages 4-10. From June 17th to August 2nd.  At the Filzi-Grego School and Garden, Strada di Guardiella. Half day, full day, single day options, weekly.
For info about Summer Lab:  340 878 9332  or ilcerchioaperto@yahoo.it