Description

Special: Summer (Irish) lovin’

IMPROVE YOUR IRISH OVER THE SUMMER…what else have you got to do, right?

If you’ve ever taken an Irish language course through the Kansas City Irish Center, you are welcome to jump in on one or both of these courses. If you’ve an Irish accent and want to brush off your school Irish, please join. Don’t live in KC? Classes are zooming.

Fees: $100/class. Ask about your member discount!

Fundamental Skills: Mondays, June 22 – Aug 10, 5 – 6pm
Focus on vocab, grammar and language fundamentals. Homework exercises included at no extra charge.

Conversation Fundamentals: Wednesdays, June 24 – Aug 12, 6 – 7pm
Basic conversation and vocab building, with a focus on pronunciation and natural language rhythm. No homework unless you really want to! Guinness Homework is good for you (and your Irish).

Contact Renata at 816.474.3848 or [email protected] to sign up.

Offered in the Autumn only
$120 for KCIC members
$150 for non-members

For anyone who would like to start on the basics of the Irish language. Wednesdays, 5:30 to 7:00pm, going for 10 weeks. No textbook needed. Dictionaries are optional and will be available to purchase ($15 – $45).

Offered in the Spring only
$75 / 6 week session. $100 for following 8 week session – $150 for combo 14 week course. Current membership required.

This class is open to anyone who has completed Intro to Irish at the KCIC or the equivalent elsewhere. No textbook necessary, the syllabus presented will further your skills in speaking, listening, writing and reading Irish.

Offered in the Spring (A & B sessions) and Autumn
$150/ 14 weeks (Spring A & B) ; $120/ 10 weeks (Autumn)
KCIC membership required
Instructor approval required

A textbook driven course where you will continue with conversation, reading, exercises and activities to improve your level of Irish.

Offered in the Spring (A & B sessions) and Autumn
$150/ 14 weeks (Spring A or B) ; $120/ 10 weeks (Autumn)
KCIC membership required
Instructor approval required

Reading, grammar, conversation exercises.

Offered in the Spring (A & B sessions) and Autumn as required
$150/ 14 weeks (Spring A or B) ; $120/ 10weeks (Autumn)
KCIC membership required
Instructor approval required

Reading, grammar, and conversation exercises.

By arrangement. Contact Renata Rua if interested.

Upcoming Dates

Instructor

Renata Rua
Renata RuaIrish Specialist
Renata lived in Ireland for 10 years and studied the language extensively, earning a B.A. in Celtic Studies from University of California, Berkeley, and an M. Phil. in Irish Studies from University College Dublin. She has spent time in the Donegal and Galway Gaeltachts, and organizes Irish Language Immersion Weekends at the Irish Center.