Open czech course – Summer 2020 – 2. Public holidays and traditions

Dear clients,

We would like to invite you to another lesson of the OPEN CZECH COURSE with the topic “Public holidays and traditions”.

Why do Czechs kiss each others under cherries in May and thrash themselves with Easter eggs at Easter?

The course is open to anyone who is on level A2 or B1 or higher.

The lesson takes place on Wednesday on JULY 8 from 10:00 to 12:30.

Registration for lecture will take place 22nd of June at 20:00 on this page.

Next lectures:

16/7 (Thursday, 13:30-16:00) Work: What to (not) say and (not) do at a job interview? How to write a resume and cover letter?

22/7 (Wednesday, 10:00-12:30) Food and drink: How to prepare Czech traditional food? How to order in the restaurant?

29/7 (Wednesday, 10:00-12:30) Nature and ecology: How to behave ecologically? Where to go on a trip to nature and how to name plants and animals in the Czech forest?

5/8 Lecture cancelled

12/8 (Wednesday, 12:30-15:00) Fashion: How has fashion changed over the years? What do you like to wear and where, what and how do you like to buy?

19/8 (Wednesday, 12:30-15:00) Crisis situations: Where to call when you find yourself in a crisis situation? What to say to the police, fire department or emergency services?

26/8 (Wednesday, 10:00-12:30) Housing: How to find an apartment or house rental? How to furnish an apartment? And what does an hour husband do?

2/9 (Wednesday, 10:00-12:30): Theme accoarding to students

8/9 (Tuesday, 10:00-12:30) Art, literature and culture: We will talk about art, movies, books. What kind of Czech writers do you know? And what kind of Czech films or fairy tales do you like?


Registration is open from 22. 6. 2020 20:00

Fill out the form in Latin letters.

Please pick the level accoarding to your knowledge.


Part of the services of our centre will move to a new address during December.

The Centre for Foreigners JMK will be closed for visits from 15.12 until 19.12. If you will need to contact our infocentre during these days, you can write to or call +420 734 510 213.

The Adaptation-integration courses of 16.12 will take place without change at our former address.

If your Czech language course would change addresses, you will get information from your teacher.

Legal and social consultations will not be available from 15.12.2022 until 16.1.2023 in the offices at Mezírka 1, but in offices of our partners OPU and Diecézní Charita Brno. We will inform you of the place of consultation when you reserve a meeting.

Our infocentre will be at the new address Kounicova 13 from 20.12. It will only take you 3 additional minutes to get there.