Club del Libro en Espanol (Spanish Book Club) 12/07

10:00 AM at the clubhouse.  “El ruido de las cosas al caer,”  Juan Gabriel Vásquez  Thriller politico  2011  Disponible en ingIés y espanol  260 pp. El libro narra las desventuras de una generación que durante su infancia y adolescencia padeció el horror de la violencia engendrada por el narcotráfico, y que apenas comienza a desprenderse de él.  Platica en Español.

“The Sound of Things Falling,” by Juan Gabriel Vasquez  Political thriller  2011  Kindle in English  260 pp  The author draws on his own personal experience during the 1990’s Colombian drug wars.  How did that period upend the way people lived their private lives?  Discussion in Spanish.  Everyone welcome.

It’s Chicken Tetrazzini at AmSoc this Thursday 11/30

Starting at noon, beginning with the fresh and abundant salad bar, we will be serving chicken tetrazzini (diced chicken with mushrooms in a creamy parmesan sauce, baked with noodles, and a cheesy topping.) Along with garlic bread, this will be a “muy rico” meal! And for dessert, a delicious bread pudding.

Can’t beat this deal! $60 pesos for the entree (includes the salad bar,) $30 pesos for the dessert, and $20 pesos for a soft drink or juice. Everyone welcome!

Oktoberfest & Halloween Celebration! Thursday, October 26th

TODAY AT NOON, It’s the Annual Oktoberfest & Halloween Celebration! – Wear your favorite costume! There will be a 50/50 raffle and costume contest for some fabulous prizes! Eat like a king! We will be serving veal SAUSAGE, sauerkraut, German potato salad, and black forest CAKE for dessert. Cost is $120 pesos (that’s only a little over $6 USD, can’t beat that price!) Oh Yeah! And, of course, there will be BEER and drinks available.

There’s a lot going on this coming Thursday, October 19th at AmSoc!

10:00 AM, English Book Club Meeting – “Where the Air is Clear” by Carlos Fuentes.
Noon to 1:30 PM, Lunch at AmSoc – Salad Bar, Crepes stuffed with Ground Beef, steamed Vegetables on the side, and Apple Pie for dessert.
1:30 PM, GIANT CROSSWORD PUZZLE!! – Beat your brains out trying to remember the people and the music of that most “happening” time of your life – THE SUMMER OF 1967!
Also this Thursday, the “Life with Luna” 2018 calendars will be available at the clubhouse.

Book Club, Lunch, and a Movie at AmSoc

This Thursday 9/28

10:00 AM, English Book Club Meeting
 – “The Maya: Ancient Peoples and Places; Ninth Edition” by Michael Coe and Stephen Houston (2015) 320 pages. Also available in Kindle.

Noon, Lunch at AmSoc – Beginning with a healthy, fresh Salad Bar, we will be serving Chicken À L’Orange, a classic French dish. Dessert will be Vanilla Pudding.
1:15pm , “Apocalypto” directed by Mel Gibson (2007) in English, Mayan and Yucatan.  2 hours 20 minutes.

Meditation & Lunch @ AmSoc! Thursday, August 17th

 10:15 to 11:30 AM, Drop-in Meditation Class –  AmSoc member, Eliza Osher, of the Center of Meditation in Guadalajara, is conducting meditation class every Thursday before lunch. For more information, contact Eliza at elizaosher@yahoo.com.
 
 Noon to 1:30 PM, Lunch at AmSoc –  Come on down to the clubhouse for a delicious meal! This Thursday we will be having the ever-popular Salad Bar, followed by Chicken Tetrazzini (a dish that is comforting, creamy lusciousness; a cheesy pasta bake loaded with juicy chicken and plump mushrooms.) With a side of Garlic Bread to scoop up some of that yummy sauce. And to top off this great refection, a refreshing cup of Vanilla Ice Cream with fresh Strawberries.

FREE Spanish Classes!

This Wednesday, August 16th @ 10:00 AM, 
Advanced Spanish Class–  Need to brush up on your Spanish or go the extra step for fluency? Join us for the FREE advanced Spanish class here at the club house. Drop-in’s welcome. Contact Julieta Ford at  silviajulia.2012@gmail.com for more information.
Note: Beginning and Intermediate classes are held on Fridays.

Lunch @ AmSoc!

Thursday, March 30th

Noon to 1:30 PM – Join us this Thursday for lunch and friendly conversation. The menu this week starts with a healthy and delicious Salad Bar, followed by Chicken A L’Orange. And for dessert, Brownies!

Chicken A L’Orange & Brownies!