Yearly archive for 2017

Fête d’Hiver

Merci à tous pour venir à la Fête d’Hiver! We would like to thank everyone who attended our annual Fête d’Hiver celebration this past weekend. This year the event featured traditional French holiday food and drink such as bûche de noël and vin chaud. Our younger guests created hand-printed santas

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Upcoming Literary Events

Programming Stay tuned for future literary events at AFMSP! Past literary events at AFMSP Author Visit: Kenneth Farmer’s Chez Betty La Science-fiction et l’anthropologie avec Alexis Demey A conversation with author Kim Thúy

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An Evening of Cognac and Chocolate

          An evening of Cognac and chocolate was graciously hosted with the guidance of Hardy Cognac. Attendees were treated to an assortment of chocolates and Cognac that included a variety of Hardy’s most well known flavors. See the full list at the bottom.

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Conversing with Camille Laurens

On September 18, the Alliance Française Mpls/St. Paul kicked off its Autumn of Authors with celebrated French feminist author Camille Laurens. She spoke about her new book, Who You Think I Am, which discusses the difficulties that older women face while dating online and offline. Read the synopsis

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Fall Open House

Alliance Francaise Mpls/St Paul had a busy day on September 9! Fall Open House kicked off what is a busy and exciting Fall and Winter! Over 140 members and non-members alike flooded the Alliance to learn about classes and the opportunity to take a trip to Senegal,

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Travel Senegal with Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul

Following the popularity of our month long focus on Senegal in March for Mois de la Francophonie, Alliance Française is delighted to host a  guided tour of Senegal from January 26 to February 5, 2018. We will be visiting all of the major cities in Senegal, including Dakar,

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A week-long festival highlighting the brightest talent in French independent cinema presented by the Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul at the St. Anthony Main Theatre. Lumières Françaises introduces an exciting new generation of rising French-language talent on both sides of the camera, from rebellious comedies to exquisite dramas

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Alliance Française Scholarship Awards

This year, Alliance Française is pleased to present scholarships to 7 young adults; five for full-year awards and 2 for summer awards. The scholarship program began in 2003 and covers the cost of membership fees, tuition and materials for each student to study French at Alliance Française

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French Heritage Night: MN United vs Vancouver Whitecaps

Join us for a French Night at the MN United game at TCF Bank Stadium!  We will all cheer on the players in our own French section 103. Your ticket also includes a meet-and-greet after the game with French speaking player Jerome Theisson. Venez nombreux supporter notre

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Immersion evening, June 15

  Want to focus on French for a few hours? Join us on Thursday, June 15 from 4 to 8 pm for an evening of workshops around the theme of “La Fête de la musique” in French and un dîner léger en français with classmates and instructors. Register

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227 Colfax Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55405

Tel: 612 332 0436

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