Teachers' club: Talking books!
Nov 4, Moravian library, Kounicova 65a, 4 pm
Bring any fiction book you've read in English and tell others why you would (or wouldn't) recommend it. Everybody has 5 minutes to present their book. Then the participants make a list of suggestions how to encourage our students to read in English.
English country dance workshop and ball
Nov 5, Sýpka, Kytnerova 1, 10 am - midnight
Experience a ball like in Jane Austen's times! From 10 am to 5 pm there will be an English country dance workshop and from 7.30 pm a ball with dance instructions. Previous dance knowledge is not required. Period attire is welcome but not necessary.
Win two free tickets to Balkan music – Džezvica
Nov 9, Stará Pekárna, Štefánikova 8, 8 pm
Džezvica is a young Czech-Russian group drawing inspiration for their music from rhythms of Balkan peninsula and its surroundings. However, the band’s style is far from the typical idea of Balkan brass. Win 2 tickets
to their concert in Brno!
Visions of Light film festival
Nov 10-12, Kino Art, Cihlářská 19
Festival of films whose content and structure were ahead of their time, still have their relevance, and their creators became classics and icons. Also screened will be films that have only been showed marginally or not at all in the Czech Republic.
Mezipatra queer film festival
Nov 11-18, various locations
Festival of around a hundred top-ranking films on LBGT themes, an international competition, exhibitions, lectures, workshops, discussion panels, and parties is coming to various locations in Brno. Movies at Kino Scala
are completely English-friendly.
Traditional St. Martin's wine tasting
Nov 11, nám Svobody, from 11 am
You can taste tens of samples of new wine and buy a bottle of your favourite one while listening to live cymbalo music in the heart of the city centre.
Le Rendez Vous - a taste of winter
Nov 12-13, Impact Hub Brno, Cyrilská 7
A traditional market full of goodies and design with a French touch. Bring friends and family, meet people of all ages and have a wonderful winter time!
French film festival
Nov 23-30, Kino Scala, Moravské nám. 3
Annual festival of French movies is coming to Kino Scala. Films
are screened in French with Czech (sometimes English) subtitles or Czech dubbing, tickets cost 100 CZK.
Next door family: looking for Czech and foreign families
Nov 27, 1 pm
Would you like to participate in a multicultural Sunday lunch? Join over 1200 families that had the courage to meet different cultures and make new friends in past 13 years in Brno. Share a meal at your home or visit another family. Please register