Events for the Public
All of the below events are open for the public. We would like you to plan carefully before registering with us so that we have enough seats for participants. If you register for our events but change your plan, kindly notify us by email to email@example.com. If you would like to be an American Center member, please register.
***REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL EVENTS EXCEPT THOSE NOTED OTHERWISE. Register here.***
All events take place at 1st Floor of the Rose Garden Tower at 170 Ngoc Khanh Street, Hanoi, except those noted otherwise. Remember to take your ID with you.
|Mar. 3, 2:00 - 3:00||American English Club
||The American Center|
|Mar. 3, 3:00 - 4:30||World Wildlife Day||U.S. Embassy
|Mar. 4, 10:00 - 11:00||Conversation Hour: Mardi Gras||Nicole Bright-Hardee|
|Mar. 6, 10:00 - 11:00||Conversation Hour||Julian Goetz|
|Mar. 7, 2:00 - 3:00||Debate Club||American Center
|Mar. 7, 3:00 - 4:30||International Women's Day: Women Leaders||U.S. Alumni and U.S. Embassy Representative
|Mar. 12, 10:00 - 11:00||Conversation Hour: Women's History Month||Nicole Bright-Hardee|
|Mar. 13, 10:00 - 11:00||Conversation Hour||Julian Goetz|
|Mar. 13, 1:30 - 2:30||Conversation Hour||Paul Cummings|
|Mar. 18, 10:00 - 11:00||Conversation Hour: St. Patrick's Day||Nicole Bright-Hardee|
|Mar. 19, 3:00 - 4:30||Speaker Program: Women in Politics||Jenifer L Neidhart de Ortiz, U.S. Embassy Hanoi
|Mar. 20, 10:00 - 11:00||Soft Skills Training: Compassion||Julian Goetz|
|Mar. 20, 11:00 - 11:30||Introduction to eLibraryUSA Digital Library
|Mar. 20, 2:00 - 3:00||Conversation Hour||Paul Cummings|
Call it a conversation, or any one of this word’s synonyms - chat, colloquy, converse, dialog, discussion, etc. – this is an hour of informal talk and your opportunity to improve your English speaking and listening skills. An American host of the hour will introduce a topic and guide you through discussion around it. Come to chat and learn. Bring your friends and make even more friends!
March 3, 3:00 - 4:30 PM
Join us to celebrate the first globally recognized World Wildlife Day on March 3, 2014! We will begin with a short, thought-provoking film on wildlife conservation in Vietnam. We will then invite everyone to join in a discussion with the film’s director and environmental experts from local NGOs ENV and PanNature on current conservation policies. So come ask questions, discuss, and learn how you can help change attitudes and behaviors so that future generations can enjoy the beauty of the world’s wildlife to the fullest! Discussion panelists include:
- Doug O’Neil, U.S. Embassy
- Nguyen Kieu Trang, Vnews
- Nguyen Viet Dung, PanNature
- Tran Viet Hung, ENV
March 7, 3:00 - 4:30 PM
- Krissy D’Alesandro, U.S. Embassy Hanoi
- Đoàn Thị Hữu Nghị, Vice President, Hanoi Association for Entrepreneur Women
- Nguyễn Anh Thư, Director/CEO Ngan An Fashion Company
- Nguyễn Thuỳ Linh, Management Associate, Citibank Vietnam, Fulbright 2009
- PhD. Nguyễn Lan Hương; Vice President; Blind-Link
Let these outstanding women wish you happy International Women’s Day! Come to the American Center to hear how they became the leaders they are today. Share your stories, discuss women who have had an impact on your life, and celebrate women everywhere!
March 20, 11:00 - 11:30 AM
eLibrary-USA is an online library with free access to 30+ up-to-date databases including researches, journals, books, articles, encyclopedias, films, photographs, magazines, topics and references for students, teachers, youth, businessmen and kids. Please come join in our orientation session to learn more about a plentiful and helpful resource of information, then you can register to get your own login account to access to eLibraryUSA from any Internet connection.
Events in 2013
- Trace Effects - A collaborative English language video game experience for students ages 12-16. Learn English and explore American culture through puzzles, games, and adventures in an interactive world.