Cooking Workshop with Chef André

Monday April 8, Chef André, cooking instructor at MPC will offer a cooking workshop in French followed by a meal. Thanks to Lisa Molle Troyer, French Professor at MIIS, the event will be interpreted into English by her students. There is room for only 20, so RSVP before it’s too late! Address: Monterey Peninsula College … Read more

French Language Week

Celebrate French from March 16 to 24 with the French Language Week and Francophonie. This is the regular rendez-vous for lovers of words in France and abroad. This event is an opportunity to celebrate the French language celebrating its richness and diversity. The thematic of the year is words borrowed from French by other languages. … Read more

Poetry Contest

We are pleased to announce that our third annual French Poetry Contest, co-sponsored with the Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS), will take place on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the Irvine Auditorium at MIIS. This contest is open to students from public or private middle schools, high schools, and universities in … Read more

2013 Essay Contest

It’s the 2013 Essay Contest of the Federation of Alliances Francaises, U.S.A., Inc.! Deadline, March 31, 2013, Prize $1,000 – 50/50 ($500 awarded to Member Chapter and $500 awarded to the Chapter member’s winning writer) 500 words or less, in French. Background: As you may recall, or as I have already reminded you, I was … Read more

Februrary 2013

Calendar of Events for the month of February 2013 Saturday, February 2 3pm – Feast of Candlemas: crêpes and cider provided by the Alliance Française hosted by Dr. Sorin Issvoran It is essential to RSVP before Thursday, January 31, see the bulletin for more information. Saturday, February 9 10:30am sharp – Quarterly Board of Directors … Read more