Alif Institute - Atlanta Georgia

Upcoming Programs

6/20: Intercultural Movie & Dinner

The Yacoubian Building

Yacoubian Bldg

Friday, June 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM. 

Book your Seat by Thursday, June 19 if you plan to have dinner. 
Dinner is $18 per person / $15 for Alif members. (Vegetarian option will be available.)

Movie screening is free and open to the public; however RSVP is required.


"The lives and loves of a handful of Egyptian aristocrats -- some flush, others living in shabby gentility -- set the stage for this epic-scale drama, based on a best-selling Egyptian novel. The Yacoubian is a luxury apartment building which was built in Cairo in the late '30s. At the dawn of the 21st century, the Yacoubian still has charm and a reputation for elegance, but is beginning to show clear signs of decay, and the rooftop laundry facilities now double as flats for the

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May 2014 Events

Mark your calendars for these Alif events and classes in May:

May Programs Web
Summer Adult Arabic Classes
- Starting Tuesday, May 20. 
Cooking Classes - Saturday, May 10 and Thursday, May 15. 
Intercultural Movie & Dinner - Friday, May 16. 
Arab American Service Day - Saturday, May 17. 
Haflatuna - Saturday, May 17. 
Art Exhibit Reception - Sunday, May 18. 
Documentary & Discussion - Wednesday, May 28. 

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Alif Enrichment Program - Winter 2014

Enrichment Classes
Discover Arabic Culture at the Alif Institute!

Experience Arabic life thought Alif Institute ENRICHMENT CLASSES! Our classes are taught by experienced instructors whose passion and ability create a meaningful learning experience for students. Register for one or many of the following classes: 


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Join our OUD Classes and learn how to play one of the most traditional and cherished instruments in the Arabic music: The Oud!

Box-DabkehJoin the DABKEH Classes and stomp your feet in harmony to the energetic beats of Arabic Music! Learn the traditional steps of Dabkeh!


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Contact us

  • Telephone: 770-936-8770 
  • 3288 Marjan Drive, Atlanta, GA 30340

  • Operating Hours
    Tue: 10:30 AM - 9:00 PM* (when Arabic Classes in session)
    Tue - Fri: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Sat: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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