RCS Haven E-Bulletin – October 2019
Greetings, and welcome to our bulletin full of information on exciting Russian events.
RCS Haven is welcoming anyone who is interested in studying Russian language, literature and culture. We have English and Russian language lessons. There are a library, Art studio for children and Science club.
Also, the Centre provides consultations in law, finance and other aspects of work and business in Russia and Britain.
Dear parents and students!
We are launching a unique teaching programme to help children achieve excellent academic results and develop intellectual and creative skills.
To know more about the programme, please come on 26th October at 11:00 at Adelphi Centre.
Ask for Elena
RCS Haven is looking for Russian and Chess teachers for the Saturday school.
Also, we are looking for volunteers.
The job search facility on the RCS Haven website collects vacancies from British and Russian employers. It can be accessed by clicking here
The School of Russian Centre in Scotland Haven Classes for children are based on Russian teaching methods for primary school level native and non-native speakers.
In the current school year, lessons for all classes except the youngest take place between 11.00 and 2.00pm on Saturdays at -
Adelphi Centre, 12 Commercial Road, Glasgow G5 0PQ. [email protected]
Russian classes for tests and exams
RCS Haven prepares students for taking tests and exams in the Russian language, and also conducts / organizes tests and exams: Russian for Life and Work Level 3 and level 4 (reg. No: SQA 3014177), and GCSE и GCE A Level in Russian (reg. No: EDEXCEL - 70233). Classes take place on Saturdays from 11.00. to 14.00 at Adelphi Centre, 12 Commercial Road, Glasgow G5 0PQ. [email protected]
Art lessons for children are undergoing in RCS Haven.
Under supervision of experienced teachers and a specialist in early development, children study the basics of drawing and painting, language development, drama, science and math. All children are welcome.
Art studio takes place on Fridays 17:30 - 19:30.
RCS Haven, 11 Duke Street, Glasgow, G4 0UL, Т. 0141 5522144
English lessons on Thursdays from 19.00 to 20.00
Events in Scotland
Wednesday - Sunday
Sharmanka are a unique and award-winning theatre group. Their beautifully carved figures perform an incredible dance to haunting music and synchronised light, telling the funny and tragic stories of the human life and spirit.
103 Trongate, Glasgow G1 5HD. T.: +44 (0)141 5527080
16 October 10.30
Inspired by Princess Dashkova who lived at the Palace of Holyroodhouse during the Enlightenment, a series of short talks explores culture and diplomacy in Britain and Russia during the reigns of Catherine the Great and George III.
There are two opportunities to see medals presented to the University of Edinburgh by Dashkova on the occasion of her son Paul’s graduation from the university, on a tour at the university library's Special Collections. Pre-booking essential!
Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse, EH8 8DX
University Library Special Collections, University of Edinburgh, George Square
24 October, 19:30
Yulianna Avdeeva piano
Thomas Dausgaard conductor
It’s a magnificent complement to Tchaikovsky’s battle-royale of a First Piano Concerto: a thrilling showcase for the prizewinning Russian pianist Yulianna Avdeeva.
City Halls & Old Fruitmarket, Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ
Thank you for reading this bulletin; we hope you have found it interesting, useful and enjoyable. If you have any news or events that you would like us to highlight in future editions, please contact us at the address below.
t. +44 (0)141 552 2144 e-mail - [email protected]