WeТre entering a new era in our life! In September, our beloved American Center will begin renovations, which promise amazing opportunities for you. HereТs a peek at what to expect:
✓ A new Makerspace with 3-D printer and other fantastic toys!
✓ Contemporary and hip furniture!
✓ New expanded work stations!
✓ And much, much more!
Are you excited yet? We sure are. But fret not! During our renovations,†we will still be conducting events with amazing guests and speakers, clubs and other activities. (And do we have a†great†program for you this fall!) These events may take place in a different hall, but in the same library building, thanks to the generosity of the Library of Foreign Literature. Please stay tuned to our websites and announcements for more information.
We thank you for your patience during these renovations and greatly look forward to sharing the new us with the new you!
Due to the upcoming renovations the checked-out books and DVDs should be returned to the Center till the 1-st of September, 2014. Thank you!
Please, join us on Saturday, August 23rd for the CHESS EVENT! You will watch the film The Brooklyn Castle which starts at 1 p.m. and after the film at 2:45 p.m. you will be able to play chess with your fellow visitors!
Literature Club: A Good Man is Hard to Find (by Flannery O Connor) July 31, 2014
Join us on Saturday, August 23 at 11 a.m. for AMC Literature Club.It will be devoted to a famous short story "A Good Man is Hard to Find" written by Flannery O Connor in 1953. Bailey intends to take his family from Georgia to Florida for a summer vacation,but his mother shows him a news article about an escaped murderer called The Misfit last seen heading to Florida.
SUMMER READING CONTEST! July 30, 2014
This time we have activities for all ages!УBring Your Favourite Character to LifeФ contest for kids of 5 to 12 years old (make a character of your favorite book by an American writer either of natural material, paper or clay; you can also create the whole scene from the book!).
УBrainteaserФ for teens of 13 and older (create a crossword or any puzzle by your favourite American book!)
УBe an Illustrator!Ф contest for adults(create a book cover for your favourite book by an American writer).
Creative Writing Club: Plot and Story (Part II) July 29, 2014
Wednesday, August 20 at 6 p.m. join our Creative Writing Club to boost creativity and polish your writing! At this meeting, we will continue discussing plot in its relation to other elements of the story. This time, we will combine storytelling theory with writing exercises. P.S. Learn more about our meetings on vk.com/amc_creative_writing