Visit the Library for Foreign Literature on Wednesday, November 26th, 7:30 p.m. for an evening with an award-winning American novelist Douglas Kennedy, author of the novels on screen Woman in the Fifth (starring Ethan Hawke) and The Big Picture (film L’Homme qui voulait vivre sa vie, starring Catherine Deneuve). In 2009, he received the first “Grand Prix du Figaro”.
* This event will take place in the “Oval Hall” at Nikoloyamskaya, 6.
Join us on Wednesday, November 26 at 6 p.m. for a lecture “Why Do Science and Technology Matter in Schools?” Karen Peterson (EdLab Group) will talk about the importance of teaching science and technology in schools. Ms. Peterson has over 25 years of experience in education.
Join us on Tuesday,November, 25 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.
On Tuesday, November 25th at 6:30 p.m. all art lovers and art-curious are invited to our AMC Art Club meeting to discover contemporary works of art and discuss their connection to the places which they were created for or inspired by.
Join us on Monday, November 24 at 6:30 p.m. for a lecture “What are We Made Of? Exploring Anatomy.” Part II. Jared Stroud of Brigham University will present a lecture on the anatomy and physiology of the human body.
Join us on Sunday, November 23 at 3:30 p.m. for Journalism Workshop with Robert Linkous. You will learn how to write articles, structure, content and much more. It is intended for journalists and students.
Join AMC Creative Writing Club this Saturday, November 22 at 4 p.m.! Last time we’ve learnt the basics of constructive lit-crit, and now we are going to apply these skills to analyzing the short story written by one of our club members. Take a copy of the story at the Circulation desk in the American Center, and prepare your critical commentary in advance. And remember, you still have time to write your own story in November! To learn more, visit our page!
Boys and girls of 7 to 12! Want to know, how to start your own business? Always wanted to have your own money? Want to be financially Independent? Then come join us this Saturday at 1 p.m.! We’ll learn some business setting basics, play, earn “money” Funny way and laugh a lot as usual!
Join us on Saturday, November 22 at 11 a.m. for AMC Literature Club. You will discuss “Gone with the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell. The story is set in Georgia, and Atlanta during the American Civil War and Reconstruction era.