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August 2017

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August 19
American Center in Moscow, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Workshop: “How to Choose the Right Career and Start Building It”

August 19 @ 11:00 - 15:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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When: Sunday, August 19th from 11a.m. to 3p.m.  Where: The American Center at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow (21 Novinsky Bulvar) What: Workshop: "How to Choose the Right Career and Start Building It"  Who: For alumni of USG programs (e.g. FLEX, Fulbright, YEAR, RYEP, BTL, UGrad and others) Join us for an hands-on workshop on how to choose and build a career that is right for you. The training will cover the following topics: Types of companies in the labor market, their…

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August 20
American Center in Moscow, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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AMC Debates Club

August 21 @ 18:00 - 19:30
Free

A biweekly program devoted to the presentation and discussion of some of today’s most challenging issues, along with their potential solutions. Individual club meetings will focus around a central theme and aid participants in acquiring skills such as effective public speaking, critical & strategic thinking and organization. This club is open to all, but may be of special interest to those looking for an opportunity to engage in interesting discussions in English and contemporary global issues. Topic for this meeting: “Are…

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Reading and Writing Poetry

August 22 @ 17:00 - 18:30
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Do you like to read or write poetry in English? Then join our newest club to inspire you to read, recite and write poetry together. We will study the works of various poets and discover the beauty of poetic English. We will also learn tips and suggestions for how to write your own poems in English. Open to all ages and language levels. Led by Ilya Toma, AMC Volunteer and Post-Graduate Student at Moscow State University.

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Lecture: “The Evolution of Digital Communication”

August 22 @ 18:30 - 20:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Join us for a special lecture by Jon Bell, Product Designer at Twitter, who will speak about the evolution of online communication - from printing press to the first websites to digital societies in which we find ourselves living today. As the entire world can now talk to each other in real time, what does a great communication experience look like? What roles do free speech and censorship play? What is the difference between objective truth and advocacy? Can truth…

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Kids Fun Hour

August 23 @ 14:00 - 15:30
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Free

Guess what? It’s summer! And that means we’re happy to bring back our AMC Kids Fun Hour! This is a meeting every other Wednesday afternoon at 2p.m. for children ages 6 – 12 years old (and their parents). We’ll play games, read stories, practice English, learn fun facts about the world and each other. Led by our fabulous AMC Children’s Club volunteers!

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AMC Teens Club

August 23 @ 16:00 - 17:30
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Are you a teenager 13 to 17 years old? Want to become a leader, improve your communication and public speaking skills? Then join AMC Teens Advisory Committee! You will have a chance to express yourself, share your ideas and make new friends. The club will meet biweekly on Wednesday afternoons in the summer. Led by Artem Kotov, AMC Volunteer.

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Learning about America through Film

August 23 @ 18:30 - 21:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Free

** DATE CHANGE: MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23rd at 6:30p.m. ** Visitors will learn about American culture, history, and social issues through cinema. All genres will be represented and the films will be discussed briefly on their importance and background. The goal of this club is to not only entertain, but to understand different subjects of American culture through visual art. Participants will also learn English vocabulary, listening comprehension and critical thinking. The film to be shown…

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English Conversation Club

August 24 @ 17:00 - 18:30
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Join our weekly English club led by our fabulous American volunteers from the U.S. Embassy! This group is open to everyone with all levels of English and is a fun way to learn more about American culture, practice speaking English and meet new people. This meeting will be led by Marina Vorobiova Munguia, an active member of TESOL and lives and works in Los Angeles County, California. She is currently in Moscow doing her PhD on American Pragmatics. Open to all levels…

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Workshop: Bloxels (Part II)

August 24 @ 18:00 - 20:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Do you love video games? Why not build your own? Come and learn about Bloxels, a unique hands-on platform that allows you to build your own game story – block by block – then transfer it via iPad or mobile device into an electronic video game! In this workshop you will build and animate original characters, develop villains, add in power-ups, and more – then upload them into a video game. This workshop will have two parts: Part I: Thursday, August 10th from…

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American Music Lecture: Fred Astaire

August 25 @ 18:30 - 19:30
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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A monthly series of lectures devoted to American music, particularly Grammy Award ® winners and their famous albums. We’ll learn and discuss what makes album a “hit,” the creative process in music, how do musicians achieve success in the record industry and what are unifying factors in winning albums (if there are any). Each lecture will cover individual albums/artists and over the course will include Frank Sinatra’s “Come Dance with Me,” Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” “Ray Charles’ “Genius Loves Company,” Taylor…

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AMC Open Music Night

August 25 @ 19:30 - 21:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Do you love to play music with your friends? Need a fun and free space to do so? Then join our Open Music Night! The American Center will offer its space, microphones, electronic piano and sound system to all musicians and singers to play in great company once a month on Fridays. Bring your favorite instrument, sing your favorite song, strum out your favorite tune – and get great feedback from your audience! Open to all ages and levels!

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August 26
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Moscow, Russian Federation
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August 27
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Moscow, Russian Federation
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Workshop: E-Textiles

August 28 @ 17:00 - 19:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Join us for a fun workshop on e-textiles! This is a creative and easy way to learn science and technology in a common activity – sewing! During the workshop participants will learn the basics of sewing with LED lights and metal thread, then create their own beautiful masterpiece incorporating lights. All materials will be provided. Led by Roman Movsisyan, AMC volunteer. Workshop is open to all ages, however please note that we will be using sharp needles during sewing so…

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AMC News Club: Introductory Meeting

August 28 @ 17:00 - 19:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Have you ever dreamt of creating news stories? Would you like to learn how to create your own news channel from scratch? Then we welcome you to join our newest AMC News Club!  We are looking for young, motivated volunteers who would like to become a part of a great team to film, edit and broadcast news and stories about the American Center on a weekly basis for our audiences worldwide. You will write scenarios, use our video equipment, edit footage and graphics…

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Reading and Writing Poetry

August 29 @ 17:00 - 18:30
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Free

Do you like to read or write poetry in English? Then join our newest club to inspire you to read, recite and write poetry together. We will study the works of various poets and discover the beauty of poetic English. We will also learn tips and suggestions for how to write your own poems in English. Open to all ages and language levels. Led by Ilya Toma, AMC Volunteer and Post-Graduate Student at Moscow State University.

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English Conversation Club

August 31 @ 19:00 - 22:00
American Center in Moscow – U.S. Embassy I, Novinsky Bulvar, 21
Moscow, Russian Federation
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Free

Join our weekly English club led by our fabulous American volunteers from the U.S. Embassy! This group is open to everyone with all levels of English and is a fun way to learn more about American culture, practice speaking English and meet new people. This meeting will be led by Marina Vorobiova Munguia, an active member of TESOL and lives and works in Los Angeles County, California. She is currently in Moscow doing her PhD on American Pragmatics. Open to all levels…

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