American cultural center

American Cultural Center provides library and information services and organizes a variety of cultural events.

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Москва 22 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, завтра

How to find inspiration? Where to find motivation? How to keep the relationship? How to make your life an exciting journey? We will discuss these topics and many others in English and Russian languages. On the sessions, we will watch Ted Talks video collections, learn new phrases

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Москва 23 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, послезавтра

Topic: «Grammar for different ages» It is hard to imagine teaching English without teaching its grammar. However, approaches to teaching grammar should differ depending on the age of your students. In other words, what is suitable in a teenage classroom might not suit a class of younger kids. At this seminar we are going to discuss and see how and why the approaches change: from primary school towards adults

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Москва 24 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, через 3 дня

We all have talents and skills, why not to exchange them? In a series of speed meetings you will teach someone what you know how to do and get a new skill in return. It's not only a fascinating time-spending but a great chance to find a new passion of yours and new interesting friends. Think of something you can teach in 5-7 minutes top. It can anything from origami and haiku to basic words in Gaelic. This event is in English.

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Москва 25 августа c 14:00 до 15:30, через 4 дня

Are you an aspiring poet? Do you find yourself writing small essays in your free time just for fun? Do you love blogging your thoughts precisely and eloquently? Time to do it all in English! Come join Thomas Carey Frazier, the New York Times and Vice News published author for a creative writing seminar in English on Saturday, August 25 from 14:00 to 15:30. We will discuss, debate, and argue about literature of all kinds – from Fitzgerald to Franzen – and we’ll enhance your writing skills.

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Москва 25 августа c 15:00 до 16:30, через 4 дня

Did you know it? There are currently 41 million native Spanish speakers living in the US today and another 11.6 million people who are bilingual, many of whom are the children of Spanish- speaking immigrants. Hi Friends! Hola amigos! Do you want to improve your Spanish/English? Quieres mejorar tu ingles/español? Come to this venue where we will share and practice speaking 1/2 hour in Spanish and 1/2 hour in English. All levels welcome from absolute beginner to native speakers. Themes, worksheets and games will be provided to help you break the ice and to learn both languages. Meet new friends while improving your language skills in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Hope to see you there soon! On Saturday, August 25 at 3 p.m. (in English and Spanish languages)

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Москва 25 августа c 16:00 до 18:30, через 4 дня

Please come on Saturday, August 25 at 4 p.m. to the dancing event where you will be able to learn Merengue-dancing skills and Bachata dance moves with our American instructor Manny Ongsing. Bachata is a sultry, heart-pulsing dance step that originated in the Dominican Republic and associated with Bachata music. Bachata is a style of social dance, which is now danced all over the world. The dance consists of three steps with a hip motion, as well as a Cuban hip movement, and a tap on the fourth beat. With a fairly rich yet recent history, Bachata does vary significantly from style to style and area to area, so don’t miss it.In addition, we will introduce you to Merengue dance. Merengue is a simple, fun dance with origins in the Dominican Republic. The simple march tempo is easy to hear and feel, and lends itself to a spontaneous, improvisational style of dance. You do not necessarily need to bring a partner, as we will rotate partners throughout the class. This is an easy dance to lear...

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Москва 8 сентября c 15:00 до 17:00, через 18 дней

American Cultural Center will host a book presentation on Saturday, September 8 at 3 p.m. by Austin Washington, American author, historian, film director, and public leader. Illustrations : Maria A. Burganova, Honored Artist of Russia, member of the Russian Academy of Arts. Horace is an adventure story coupled with a proverb, told in perfectly metered verse aimed at the wisest child or most innocent grownup

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Москва 20 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, 12 часов назад

At the lecture, we will talk about the key stages in the history of fashion houses in Europe; the impact of the major female images in world cinema on the history of fashion and style; we will learn about the history of the core elements of the female image: dress, corset, headgear

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Москва 18 августа c 16:00 до 18:00, 3 дня назад

Practice English and develop your Project Management skills with our series of Project Management workshops. At our workshops, you will learn handy tools and techniques, which help manage a project effectively. You will apply new knowledge in entertaining test activities and put into practice acquired skills by playing fun business games. The exciting atmosphere will help you forget that English is not your mother tongue and you will gain more confidence in your speaking ability.

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Москва 18 августа c 14:00 до 16:00, 3 дня назад

Topic: public speaking Next Saturday, August 18 at 2 p.m. in our center there will be improvisation workshop led by a professional trainer and founder of the first school of improvisation Moscow Improv Club. Improvisation, or improv, is a form of live theatre where all of what is performed is made up in the moment. Giving a speech can be rather unpleasant, especially in a foreign language, but with the proper preparation and enough confidence, it can be easy or even enjoyable

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Москва 17 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, 4 дня назад

We are glad to announce a new meeting of Medical English Club. We welcome everyone especially health care providers! The topic of our meeting is English for nurses. At this session, we will learn what actually nurses do and what responsibilities they have. In addition, we will review some of the terms and procedures in English that everyone can check for suitability to be a nurse in English speaking countries. We will cover the following topics: 1. Equipment and instruments used in work with patients (articles/equipment required in the patient care area, rules for the use of disposable and non-disposable items) 2. Where to find information about the correct work procedures with patient in English. 3. Revision of basic procedures for nurses - organizing space for the patient (guidelines/methods of bed making) 4. Professional conduct of working with patients.

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Москва 17 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, 4 дня назад

Everybody likes listening to a good story. We have been doing it since the beginning of time. In a world full of big numbers, dry facts and endless powerpoints, storytelling is being rediscovered as a powerful way to communicate. In this creative workshop we will work with both personal stories and fairytales. You will experience the secrets of what makes a story people want to listen to. --- Moscow Story Kit club’s mission to expand borders and unite storytellers of the world. Our guest this evening is a storyteller Rudolf Roos from Netherlands. He tells his stories in schools and libraries, at campfires and in boardrooms. When he is not telling stories, he teaches or coaches other adults in telling captivating stories. He works fulltime as a storyteller and gives regularly a course of 4 days in storytelling in The Netherlands. Join us on Friday, August 17 at 7 p.m. This event is in English.

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Москва 16 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, 5 дней назад

The culture of business communication is a delicate matter. The success of business negotiations depends on the knowledge of etiquette, the ability to build a dialogue and way of interacting with the partner. This training will help you: Master the basics of business English; Learn to argue and get across your point of view; Get to know how to turn the discussion in your favor. Please join us on Thursday, 16 August at 7 p.m

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Москва 16 августа c 14:00 до 15:30, 5 дней назад

August 16 - Alias for schoolchildren from the STAR TALK School of Foreign Languages. Welcome children from 9 to 16 years old to try their hand and check the knowledge of a foreign language in the Alias board game with the teacher of Star Talk! The game form will help teenagers find themselves in a real communication situation, when it is necessary to explain words and phrases as soon as possible. Parents will be able to listen to the lecture "How not to forget English during the summer?". Participation is free, but the number of seats is limited. August 16 at 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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Москва 15 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, 6 дней назад

How to find inspiration? Where to find motivation? How to keep the relationship? How to make your life an exciting journey? We will discuss these topics and many others in English and Russian languages. On the sessions, we will watch Ted Talks video collections, learn new phrases

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Москва 13 августа c 19:00 до 20:30, 8 дней назад

Does it really exist? Shall we try to find out the formula of communication? Maybe we can even get a Nobel Prize for it. As human beings, we cannot live without interactions with others. Even introverts have to speak from time to time, more often to themselves, what then? It passes for communication anyway

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Москва 13 августа c 15:00 до 16:30, 8 дней назад

We are glad to invite you to our painting workshop on Monday, August 13 at 3 p.m. During the session, children will learn how to use gouache technique and how to paint an eagle! Painting lessons will help to develop creativity and feel like a real artist. The event is conducted in English

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Москва 11 августа c 16:00 до 18:30, 10 дней назад

Please come on Saturday, August  11 at 4 p.m. to the dancing event where you will be able to learn Merengue-dancing skills and Bachata dance moves with our American instructor Manny Ongsing. Bachata is a sultry, heart-pulsing dance step that originated in the Dominican Republic and associated with Bachata music

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Москва 11 августа c 15:00 до 16:30, 10 дней назад

Did you know it? There are currently 41 million native Spanish speakers living in the US today and another 11.6 million people who are bilingual, many of whom are the children of Spanish- speaking immigrants. Hi Friends! Hola amigos! Do you want to improve your Spanish/English? Quieres mejorar tu ingles/español? Come to this venue where we will share and practice speaking 1/2 hour in Spanish and 1/2 hour in English

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Москва 11 августа c 14:30 до 16:00, 10 дней назад

Do you love studying English grammar books for hours on end? No? Well, come for an informative lecture and demonstration on how to learn conversational English through play. Christina Gouzev from the USA has been teaching English as a Second language for 5 years and has developed a system of teaching that is both effective and fun

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