We’re making a quick pivot from the murder and madness of Edgar Allan Poe in our last session to the satirical cheer of the hilarious holiday essay The Santaland Diaries by David Sedaris. Witness with us this uproarious cult favorite, in which he recounts his experience working as one of Santa’s elves at Macy’s during the consumer chaos of the Christmas shopping season.
Here’s a link to the author reading his story if you want to hear it before our session.
Remember to bring your passport or driver's license.
Come join us this week with a smile on your face and song in your heart because we're going to celebrate World Music Day by learning (and singing) famous American songs.
The Podcast club will feature podcasts that are on a variety of themes and feature many different perspectives. Participants will get new opportunities to get more listening practice outside of the classroom, while learning new vocabulary and content each Saturday while discussing the week’s podcast episode.
This week we are discussing Stay out of the Sun Day (yes its a real thing!). With the summer sun beating down on us, let's enjoy some shade and air conditioning at America House during our weekly English speaking club.
The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive.
Let freedom ring! Join us for a star-spangled U.S. Independence Day celebration. We’ll be grilling and chilling, dancing and singing and of course playing games and giving out awesome prizes. Get your red, white and blue out of the closet and celebrate with us at America House's 5th Annual Independence Day.