Arabic Language Classes - Registration Open for Winter 2015
Learn Arabic at the Alif Institute! Registration is open for 2015 winter semester!
Please click here to view the class schedule details.
Join us on January 10 at our Open House. Learn about our program and meet the teachers.
The Alif Institute offers Arabic language courses for adults, toddlers, children and youth at several levels of proficiency. These classes focus on various la...
12/13/14: A Taste of Christmas in the Arabic World & Holiday Food Drive
A Taste of Christmas in the Arab World &
Holiday Food Drive
Please join us on Saturday, December 13 from 2pm to 4pm to learn about Christmas traditions in the Arab World.
TASTE some delicious traditional Arabic Christmas food (sweet & salty)! Buy some to eat here or take home!
CREATE some Arabic decorations!
LEARN about Christmas traditions in the Arab World!
BUY some items at the Al...
12/19 - Intercultural Movie & Dinner: Marooned in Iraq
Marooned in Iraq.
Friday, December 19, 2014.
7:00 pm: Dinner (Pre-order/RSVP required). 7:45 pm: Movie begins. Movie screening is free.
Dinner: $18 per person/$15 for Alif members (Vegetarian option will be available).
Please Pre-Order Your Meal by Wednesday, December 17.
"During the war between Iran and Iraq, a group of Iranian Kurd musicians set off on ...
12/10 - Documentary & Discussion: "Umm Kulthum - A Voice Like Egypt"
"She had the musicality of Ella Fitzgerald, the public presence of Eleanor Roosevelt, and the audience of Elvis Presley. Her name was Umm Kulthum, and she became a powerful symbol, first of the aspirations of her country, Egypt, and then of the entire Arab world. Born a peasant at the turn of the century, she became a woman of great wealth and power, confidant of presidents and kings."