Alliance Française Charlottesville
PROGRAMME – Novembre 2015
Thursday, November 5th @ noon, Royal Indian Restaurant: Déjeuner mensuel. Every first Thursday of the month, we host French-speaking luncheons at various restaurants in the area. Whether you are a native speaker or a student of French, you are sure to enjoy this opportunity to discuter, tout simplement! Separate checks are pre-arranged and guests may order anything from the regular menu at each establishment.
Saturday November 14th @ 10 am, Alliance Francaise de Charlottesville, Café Français: Would you like to start the day speaking French? The Alliance Francaise de Charlottesville hosts a friendly opportunity for AFC members to chat in French every month.
Thursday, November 19th @ 2:30 pm, Le Bistro @ Boar’s Head Inn, Salon de Thé: Come join us for a cup of tea and a chance to chat in French. Discussions revolve around “l’art de vivre” highlighting a different topic each month. These friendly get-togethers are a fun way for you to practice conversation in French. Each guest pays the Boar’s Head Inn for their own tab.
PROGRAMME – Octobre 2015
Saturday, October 10th 10am at C’ville Coffee Café Français: You know it, you love it! Join us at 10am to rise and shine up your French! For AFC Members and first time guests. Still not an AFC Member? Anyone under 26 can become a member for just $5 for the year!
Thursday, October 22nd 5:30pm at Tempo Bar: Apéro, just like you like it! Come meet AFC Members, discuss French trips, or trips you are dreaming about, all over fantastic cocktails from Tempo. This Thursday, Julia Schrank MA PhD Student will also be giving a special presentation on La Belle Epoque for our upcoming event on the 29th!
Friday, October 23rd 10am MarieBette Café: Café Français, Deux. Fridays more your thing? Join us at the splendid MarieBette for café or just, pastry, and listen to a great discussion on the fashion and gastronomie of La Belle Epoque with Julia Schrank.
Saturday, October 24th 1:30 McIntire Room, Downtown JMRL: FREE screening of the cult favorite, Gigi. Get there early to grab your seat, and maybe even some free pastries, and listen to Julia discuss the importance of the fin-de-siècle movement known as La Belle Epoque.
Thursday, October 29th 7pm Tempo Restaurant: Bring all that you’ve learned about La Belle Epoque to our amazing party that starts at 7pm and goes until… 21+ only as we will serve special Belle Epoque cocktails and have champagne on tap for groups of friends to share. Costumes of the era are encouraged, be ready to dance the night away with the AFC!