Join us on Monday, October 27 at 6 p.m. for Halloween Pumpkin Carving Event. Bring a pumpkin and a knife. We will have music, crafts, a haunted house and much more! For all ages!
Dear bookworms and English language lovers! The event you’ve all been waiting for the whole week is going to take place this Sunday afternoon, October 26 at 3:30 p.m. (5th floor). This time Professor Linkous will discuss T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock.”
Join us at the American Center in Moscow for Conversation Club on Sunday, October 26 at 3 p.m. to improve your English skills with students from Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Join us on Saturday, October 25 at 11:30 a.m. for a lecture “Seventy Years Later: the long shadow of the Second World War”. Professor of Princeton University and award-winning historian Dr. Jan Gross will conduct the lecture on the history of politics between Russia and Eastern Europe.
Join our club this Saturday, October 25 at 4 p.m. to master the creation of a perfect dialogue and a memorable scene. For this class, you will need to prepare two examples of your favorite dialogues/scenes (one example of each). After the theoretical part (lecture), be ready to discuss your examples with the rest of the group. Also, bring a pen + a notebook (or a laptop) to do writing exercises. Please note that the event will take place on the 5th floor.
P.S. Learn more about AMC Creative Writing on vk.com/amc_creative_writing
Wednesday, October 22 at 6 p.m. Professor at Columbia University and former Executive Director of the Committee to Protect Journalists, Ann Cooper will talk about her experience of being a journalist in the Soviet Union. A host on National Public Radio for over 25 years, Cooper was NPR’s Moscow bureau chief, has won several awards and co-authored “Russia at the Barricades”.
Though the lecture was CANCELLED at AMC, you may see Ann Cooper speak on Friday, October 24th at 7p.m. at the Chekhov Cultural Center (metro Chekhovskaya). For more information, please visit: elemoscow.net.
Join us on Tuesday, October,21 at 7 p.m. for Moscow Toastmasters/Public Speaking Club! This club is a structured club to help members learn better public speaking and presentation skills, and is a registered part of the International Toastmasters Club. This club does have its own six-month membership fee, which is collected and used exclusively by Toastmasters International (and not by American Center or the All-Russia Library for Foreign Literature). First meeting open to all.
Join us on Monday, October 20 at 5 p.m. for a lecture ” Learning about Nutrition”. It will be presented by AMC volunteer Jacqueline Swainston. She will speak of the importance of good health practices, current trends and research in the U.S. in nutrition.
Hey there, guys and girls! If ever there’s a power outage that leaves you with no access to the internet and a few hours to spare – knowing how to play popular American card games, like Crazy 8’s , Gin Rummy and Euchre can come in handy! If you are anxious to learn this vital life skill, then Tuesday, October 21st, 7 p.m. is the time to be at the American Center for Teens’ Club!