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Press release: Concert baroque

Press release: Concert baroque

Enrich your knowledge of classical French music with our concert baroque! Minneapolis (October 12, 2018) – Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul is proud to host a Baroque concert on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 7 pm, at the Alliance located at 113 N First Street. The concert will

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Press Release: Bastille Day in Rochester

Alliance Française and Grand Rounds bring France’s National Holiday to Southeast Minnesota What is happening in Rochester on Bastille Day? On Friday, July 13, from 5 to 7 pm, Alliance Française and Grand Rounds Brewing Co are hosting an outdoor Bastille Day celebration with live music. Be

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Press Release: Bastille Day 2018 – French festivities in St Paul

Press Release: Bastille Day 2018 – French festivities in St Paul

Bastille Day 2018 What is Bastille Day? Each year on July 14, France commemorates the 1789 storming of the Bastille fortress, which was the turning point of the French revolution. Much like Independence Day in the United States, the French celebrate with all things that symbolize France:

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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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Bastille Day 2017 in St Paul

Alliance Française and Meritage bring French festivities back to the Capital What is Bastille Day ? Bastille Day is the French national day, celebrated every year on July 14. It commemorates , the storming of the Bastille in 1789, which is seen as the turning point of

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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 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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