July 2015 Newsletter

July 2015 Newsletter

Dear TLC friend,   First of all a BIG THANK YOU for your support over the last two years and for making the Centre such a great success. We have been very busy developing new programmes and getting new contracts with local businesses and we are now preparing for a well-deserved break! During July and August, our office will be closed Thursdays and Fridays. The library will be opened during office hours Monday to Wednesday. You will find in this newsletter exciting news about The Language Centre and some of our future plans. Autumn Programme  Get £10 off your next October Course! If you have attended one of our courses in the last 12 months, we are offering you a £5 discount to thank you for coming back and an extra £5 if you enrol before the 15th of August. You will find on our website the timetable for our very popular September revision courses and our main October programme. We have new advanced courses and new languages on offer- Catalan, Farsi, Korean and Swedish. SEPTEMBER CATCH UP MAIN OCTOBER PROGRAMME TEACHER TRAINING COURSES INTENSIVE COURSES The ESOL courses will also resume in September. This will include courses to prepare for examinations in collaboration with Trinity College London in Newcastle. Summer Activities  Although classes are officially finished, the French Advanced group will continue to meet on Thursdays 10:30-12:30 in Old Eldon Square until the end of July and everyone is welcome to join…for free! The French Café will still run over the summer albeit with a small group of francophones and francophiles. It takes place every Tuesday from 17:00...
TLC SUMMER CLASSIC CINEMA CLUB

TLC SUMMER CLASSIC CINEMA CLUB

THE LANGUAGE CENTRE SUMMER CLASSIC CINEMA CLUB @ OLD ELDON SQUARE   Over the summer we will have a FREE film club once a week (various days) during the day and open to all This is a provisional and non-exhaustive list. The programme will be updated on the website regularly All films will be in the original language with English subtitles.   WEDNESDAY 29th July at 11:30 L’Enfant Sauvage (Wild Boy/ Wild Child), a classic by François Truffaut based on a true story, France 1970https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wild_Child. MONDAY 3rd August  at 12:00 Ladri di Biciclette (Bicycle Thieves) By Vittorio de Sica, Italy 1948http://www.criterion.com/films/210-bicycle-thieves TUESDAY 11th August  at 12:00 Jalsaghar (The Music Room)  by Satyajit Ray, India 1958http://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/great-movie-the-music-room-1958 WEDNESDAY 19th August 12:00 Der Blaue Engel  (The Blue Angel ) by Josef von Sternberg), Germany 1030https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Blue_Angel WEDNESDAY 26th August at 11:30  La Lettre (The Letter) by Manoel de Oliveira), France/ Portugal 1999. Loosely based on the 17th century French novel The Princess of Cleves by Madame de...