News & Events

September 14, 2018

Florence Weather Update

We are open today! Please note some changes due to the storm: Citizenship Class: postponed to Sunday, Sept. 23rd ESL Class: postponed to Tuesday, Sept. 18th […]
September 5, 2018

Reserve your seats for our 30th Anniversary Gala

  South Africa – Land of Beauty and Splendour Saturday, October 13, 2018 Six-Thirty in the evening to midnight Le Méridien Charlotte The International House Annual […]
June 28, 2018

Synchronicity: Charlotte’s International Lip-Syncing Competition – Sept. 19

Be a part of Charlotte’s International Lip-Syncing Competition What is Young Professionals at International House? Young Professionals at International House encompasses young professionals ages 21 to 39, […]
June 28, 2018

International Monthly Book Club – Sept 17

“Part biography, part vicarious travelogue, part history-of-ideas … lyrically and compellingly”– The Atlantic “The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt. The Lost Hero of […]
April 12, 2018

Iraqi Youth Book Project

. In 2015 Mohammad Mawash came to Charlotte through the Iraq Young Leaders Exchange Program (IYLEP). This program facilitates exchange between Iraq and host communities In […]
September 19, 2017

Mark your Background!

  Before settling in the US, what country did you or your family come from? Pin Colors RED– YOU are from another country PURPLE– 1st generation […]
July 20, 2017

Meet Yanshu- New United States Citizen!

Yanshu’s smile gets even brighter, if that’s possible, when she talks about becoming a U.S. citizen in June. “I was really excited. The classes at International […]
July 20, 2017


Guerrero is a Spanish word which translates into English as ‘Warrior’. In some Latin American countries guerrero is also used as an adjective meaning “courageous, fearless”. The Oxford English dictionary defines warrior as […]
June 1, 2017

Storytime at International House!

In a life saturated with multi-media, digital technology, storytelling may seem like a lost art form, yet the educational and developmental benefits for children are countless.  […]