Archive for the Family Category

The perfect beginning to Spring: AF’s Spring Open House

On Saturday, March 25 from 12-3pm, Alliance Française hosted our annual Spring Open House, welcoming members of the Minneapolis/St. Paul community to all that AF has to offer. Our open house included a membership table, an education table, and a cultural events table, where AF visitors could

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Dakar Meets Minneapolis in our Soirée Djembés presentation

On Saturday, March 25, from 6:30-8:30pm, Dakar met Minneapolis in a cultural fusion of foot tapping, singing, Djembé playing fun! Djembés expert, Ghana Mbaye was kind enough to stop by, and host a Djembés performance, as well workshop for all who were interested in learning the Senegalese

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Vive le Sénégal! Alliance Française celebrates “le Pays de la Téranga’’

Join Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul this March in a Celebration of Senegal as part of our annual Mois de la Francophonie (Francophone Month) celebration. Each March, more than 33 million people around the world celebrate le Mois de la Francophonie, a global initiative led by the Organisation

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Ndajé Térranga Party

On Saturday, March 4, Alliance Française hosted their opening event, Ndajé Térranga Party, to kick off our Mois de la Francophonie celebration. This year, we are celebrating the Francophone culture of Senegal! The event went wonderfully, full of Senegalese pop culture, history, and food. The event began with a

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Mois de la Francophonie: A Celebration of Senegal

Join Alliance Française for the exciting month of March in which we will be beginning ” Le Mois de la Francophonie, A Celebration of Senegal.” We will be kicking off the month with our opening ceremony, Ndajé Téranga Party, a celebration of the historical and cultural aspects of Senegal on Saturday,

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Fête des Rois

Do you have the post-holiday blues? AFMSP has you covered! January 6 marks the annual celebration of Fête des Rois (Feast of the Kings) at Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul. The holiday, which celebrates the Epiphany, has become a cultural tradition throughout France and other French speaking countries.

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Fête d’Hiver 2016

It may have been cold outside, but it was warm here at the Alliance Française for the annual winter celebration of Fête d’Hiver. Fête d’Hiver featured events for the whole family including crafts, food, and there was even a surprise visit from Papa Noël! The traditional French holiday cake,

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Fall 2016 Open House

Fall 2016 Open House

Come explore France and the Francophone world at the Alliance Française’s free Fall Open House Saturday, Sept 10. Take a placement test for a class, tour the historic North Loop building, and learn about our upcoming cultural events. Feel free to bring the whole family! There will

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Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul
113 N First Street
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Tel: 612 332 0436
bonjour@afmsp.org