Calendar of Events

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2015 Calendar of Events

 WINTER SEMESTER 2015 

  • Spanish I                                                                     Jan 20 - Mar 24, Tuesdays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish II                                                                    Jan 21 - Mar 25, Wednesdays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish III                                                                  Jan 22 - Mar 26, Thursdays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish IV                                                                   Jan 19 - Mar 23, Mondays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez) 

English as a Second Language (ESL)                            January - June, Mon - Fri, 9:00 AM - 2:35 PM

      Registration starts Jan.

  • GED Class                                                                  January - June, Mon - Thurs, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

                                                                                         Registration starts Jan.

* January 29th “Professionals Concord Party” Ethnic Dinner & International Entertainment 5:30-8:30p.m @ the International Institute

* February 19th “Chinese New Year” Chinese dinner & Entertainment
5:30-8:30p.m @ the International Institute

* February 26 “Who’s Who in Michigan” Black tie Gala” In celebration of Black
History Month from 7:00-10:00p.m @ the International Institute

* March 8th “International Women Day”

* March 19th “St. Patrick Green Party” Irish Dinner & Entertainment
5:30-8:30p.m @ the International Institute

* April 17-25th “International Children
Celebration”
our
Children Helping Children (CHC) talented children from Michigan & Windsor
traveling to Turkey to do 3 concerts to benefit 
internationally the UNICEF, national St. Jude hospital  and locally Children Hospital  of DMC.

  SPRING SEMESTER 2015 (10 Week Course)

  • Spanish I                                                                     Apr 30, Thursdays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish II                                                                    Apr 28, Tuesdays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish III                                                                   Apr 29, Wednesdays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish IV                                                                    Apr 27, Mondays,

                                                                                            6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez) 

* May 5th “Cinco de Mayo Celebration” Latino Dinner & Entertainment
5:30-8:30p.m @ the International Institute*

* May 15 -23 “International Youth
Celebration”
our
International Youth from local Universities & Colleges to Turkey to do 3 concerts to benefit youth
scholarships in Michigan.

*June 26th “Michigan International Women Award Gala” from 6:00-9:00p.m @ the Ukrainian
Cultural Center

* June15-Augest 28 “Global Journey Summer
Day Camp”
3 weeks each
to prepare children age 7-13 to have fun in education in think globally and act
locally. 

* October 9-11 “92nd International
Festival”
Start with
Swearing- in Ceremony for New Citizen, Cultural Performances of Southeastern
Michigan Schools, Seniors Cultural Showcase. Continuing from10-8p.m. in
Saturday & Sunday, every half hour there will be World Stage performances
from Albania to Zambia cultural
performances.

* November 25th ““Michigan International Professional Award
Gala”
from 6:00-9:00p.m
@ the Ukrainian Cultural Center.

*
December 5th “Holidays around the World”
@ Detroit Cultural Center
marking 41st Noel Night from 6-10p.m

 

  • Arabic I                                                                     January  - March  2015, Mondays,

                                                                                         6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Nada Dalgamouni)

  • Arabic II                                                                    January - March 2015, Tuesdays,

                                                                                         6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Nada Dalgamouni)

  • Chinese I                                                                  January - Maarch 2015, Tuesdays,

                                                                                        6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Chao Dong)

  • Japanese I                                                                January - March 2015, Wednesdays,

                                                                                         6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Emily Canosa)

  • French I                                                                     January - March 2015, Thursdays,

                                                                                        6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Deeb Saad)

  • Italian I                                                                      January - March, 2015, Mondays,

                                                                                        6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Rosetta Pol)

  • German I                                                                   January - March, 2015, Thursdays,

                                                                                         6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Hill)

  • Russian I                                                                    To be announced, Mondays,

                                                                                         6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Mr. Zut)

  • Russian II                                                                   To be announced, Tuesdays,

                                                                                          6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Mr. Zut)

  • World Languages Children or Family

      Learn a language of your choice                               Saturday, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM,

                                                                                          1:00 PM-3:00 PM (International

                                                                                          Staff) 

  • 2015 Citizenship Classes:
  • Monday, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 8118 W. Vernor Hwy., Detroit, MI 48209
  • Thursday, 5:30 PM  - 8:00 PM - Hamtramck Public Library, 2360 Caniff St., Hamtramck, MI 48212
  • Thursday, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Faith Lutheran Church, 37635 Dequindre Rd., Troy, MI 48083
  • Saturday, 2:15 PM - 5:00 PM - Dearborn ESPER Branch Library, 12929 W. Warren Ave., Dearborn, MI 48126
  • Global Journey Club                                               

      Global Learning & Cultural Awareness                     Saturday & Summer Day Camp,

                                                                                          10:00 AM-12:00 PM, 1:00 PM-3:00 PM

                                                                                          (International Staff)

  • Citizenship Class                                                        January - March, 2014, Wednesdays,

                                                                                          6:00 PM-8:00 PM

  • History of Detroit Class                                              TBA 2015, Wednesdays, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Global Journeys Summer Day Camp

      Session 1                                                                     June  - July, Mondays-Thursdays, 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM

  • Global Journeys Summer Day Camp

      Session 2                                                                     August -August, Mondays - Thursdays, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • International Youth Leadership Program                  August - August      
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)

      Classes                                                                         June __-July __, Mon - Thurs, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM   

  • Arabic I                                                                         July -Sept, 2015, Mondays,

                                                                                           6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Nada Dalgamouni)

  • Arabic II                                                                        July -Sept, 2015, Tuesdays,
  •                                                                                              6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Nada Dalgamouni)

    • Chinese I                                                                       July - Sept, 2015, Tuesdays,

                                                                                                 6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Chao Dong)

    • Japanese I                                                                    July-Sept, 2015, Wednesdays,

                                                                                                 6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Emily Canosa/Yavonna)

    • French I                                                                         July-Sept, 2015, Thursdays,

                                                                                                 6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Deeb Saad)

    • Italian I                                                                         July - Sept, 2015, Mondays,

                                                                                                 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Rosetta Pol)

    • German I                                                                       July - Sept, 2015, Thursdays,

                                                                                                 6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Hill)

    • Spanish I                                                                        June-August, 2015, Thursdays,

                                                                                                  6:00 PM-8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • Spanish II                                                                      June - August, 2015, Tuesdays,

                                                                                                  6:00 PM-8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • Spanish III                                                                     June - August, 2015, Wednesdays,

                                                                                                  6:00 PM-8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • Spanish IV                                                                      June - August, 2015 Saturdays, 

      10:00 AM-12:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • Russian I                                                                        To be announced, Mondays,

                                                                                                  6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Mr. Zut)

    • Russian II                                                                       To be announced, Tuesdays,

                                                                                                  6:00 PM-8:00 PM (Mr. Zut)

  • Citizenship Class                                                            July - Sept, 2015, Wednesdays, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

                                                                                              at the Institute building, 111 E. Kirby, Detroit

 

  • Monday, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 8118 W. Vernor Hwy., Detroit, MI 48209
  • Wednesday, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Faith Lutheran Church (Room #9), 37635 Dequindre Rd., Troy, MI 48083 
  • Thursday, 5:30 PM  - 8:00 PM - Hamtramck Public Library, 2360 Caniff St., Hamtramck, MI 48212
  • Thursday, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Faith Lutheran Church (Room #2), 37635 Dequindre Rd., Troy, MI 48083
  • Saturday, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Dearborn US-Yeman Values Restoration Association, 10365 Haggerty St., Dearborn, MI 48126

FALL SEMESTER

Jobs Program Vocational Training

in carpentry, electrical, and commercial

sewing                                                                                   September___, 2014

English as a Second Language (ESL)                                  September _, 2015 - Registration begins - beginner, intermediate, and

advanced level

 

  •  Spanish I                                                                        Sept. __ - Nov. __, 2015, Wednesdays
  • 6:00 PM-8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • Spanish II                                                                  Sept. __ - Nov. __, 2015, Thursdays

    6:00 PM-8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • Spanish III                                                                Sept. __- Nov. __, 2014, Tuesdays

    6:00 PM-8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • Spanish IV                                                                 Sept. __ - Nov. __, 2014, Mondays

    6:00 PM-8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

    • World Languages Children or Family
    •  Learn a language of your choice                           Saturday, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM,

                                                                                               1:00 PM-3:00 PM (International

                                                                                                Staff)

  • Chinese, Levels 1-3                                                       September - November, M, W, Sa, call Steve    

                                                                                              at (248) 252-3026 for information

  • Chinese Calligraphy                                                       September - November
  • Spanish I                                                                         Nov - Feb, Tuesdays,

                                                                                               6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish II                                                                        Nov - Feb, Wednesdays,

                                                                                               6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish III                                                                      Nov - Feb, Thursdays,

                                                                                               6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • Spanish IV                                                                       Nov-Feb, Mondays,

                                                                                               6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Mr. Toro-Lopez)

  • New Citizen Swearing-In Ceremony                            October 9, 2015 at the Southfield Pavilion,                                                                                            Southfield, Michigan 
  • International Festival                                                   October 9, 10, 11, 2015 at the Southfield

                                                                                                 Pavilion, Southfield, Michigan

  • Noel Night                                                                      December 5, 2015, 5:00 PM - 10::00 PM