Conversation interest groups
For international members, particularly for newcomers, Monday mornings are a time to refresh and practice their English language skills in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. Beginners are welcome too. Meetings are held three times each month in the lobby of a hotel.
Members with varying levels of French fluency converse with one another and help those with basic skills to communicate. Meetings are held twice a month at cafés or members’ homes.
French language improvement
Twice a month, members with at least some knowledge of French read and discuss articles in French. The articles are sent to members who sign up so they can be prepared. Speaking French helps the participants to improve their comprehension and grammar, as well as their spoken French. Meetings are held at a member’s home.
Members with varying levels of German fluency converse with one another and help those with basic skills to communicate. Meetings are held weekly at members’ homes.
Circolo Italiano brings together members with various levels of fluency who want to retain and/or improve their language skills. Conversation is relaxed and informal with no pre-set topics or readings. The group meets once a month in a members' home.
Mandarin (Chinese) conversation
This conversation group discusses Chinese etiquette and culture in a relaxed and friendly manner. They meet monthly at members’ homes.
Members of this conversation group meet once a month over lunch to converse and practice Spanish. Members with varying level of fluency help each other in a welcoming and relaxed environment.