Workshops, Trips & Tours give students even more opportunities to practice English, improve communication skills, connect with our community & explore New York City.
Workshops focus on skills like academic & creative writing, reading literature, finances, computers & technology, higher education, job training & more. Led by experienced volunteers, workshops are free & open to current members of the International Center.
CURRENT & UPCOMING:
Improve your computer skills & learn about apps including Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, WhatsApp, Google Drive, & more. When registering, please share which topics & questions you’d like to discuss.
Open to current students & volunteers. Sign up with Silvana.
Fall Book Club: Contemporary Short Stories & Poems
Wednesdays | 1–2:25pm
Oct. 7–Nov. 4, 2020
Join the Fall Zoom Book Club led by Susan Dansker! We will discuss contemporary short stories & poems from the US, Canada, & England. Students will be given the texts in advance to read at home. Please come ready to participate in a lively discussion.
NOTE: Students should attend all 6 book club meetings.
Open to members at Advanced levels. Registration is required.
Sign up with Silvana.
Tuesday | Nov. 10, 2020
Learn & practice basic drawing techniques with artist & IC student José Manuel Barrera in this online workshop. Space is limited.
Open to current students & volunteers. Sign up with Anna.
The International Women's Book Lovers Club
The International Women’s Book Lovers Club, established by students from the International Center & led by Volunteer Tamara Kirson, has been meeting continuously since February 2019. Meet the students in Book Club—women from around the world who have found community & friendship through reading powerful stories & sharing their own.
Trips & Tours
Each month, volunteers lead groups of students on trips & tours around New York City, including museums, landmarks, walking tours, performances & more.
*Our Trips & Tours program is paused until further notice.*