4th European Day of Languages 2013

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When:
September 27, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – September 28, 2013 @ 12:00 am
2013-09-27T21:00:00+00:00
2013-09-28T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Spanish Centre
46 Hayden Street
Toronto, ON M4Y 1V8
Canada
Contact:
416-925-HOLA (4652).

 

Hosted by Alliance Française de Toronto, Camões Toronto, Goethe-Institut Toronto, Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto, Spanish Centre Toronto, and Prologue for the Performing Arts.  http://www.spanishcentre.com/ Free event. RSVP at hola@spanishcentre.com .

The European Day of Languages has been celebrated in Europe on September 26th since 2001 as an initiative of the Council of Europe. It promotes lifelong language learning and stresses the importance of intercultural understanding. The day will be divided into two parts: 1. Program for high school students: An interactive event with a singer and performer Mike Ford: Students will be involved in writing a song in a few languages and participating in short language learning activities. 2. Program for an adult audience: Sample classes in Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Estonian, Hungarian, Greek, Dutch, Finnish, Lithuanian; Speak-Dating in the same languages; A sing along of a well known song in five languages.  http://www.omlta.org/2013/05/22/2013-european-day-of-languages/ and http://www1.europeandayoflanguages.ca/

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