Réunion des Directeurs & Federation AF annual meeting

Bienvenue aux Alliances des US!

In October, please join AFMSP in welcoming representatives from Alliance Française chapters across the country, as well as from the Fondation Alliance Française in Paris, to the Twin Cities! We are honored to host our colleagues and introduce them our wonderful local community.

On Thursday, Oct 20, the Délégation générale de la Fondation Alliance française aux Etats-Unis, will host its annual Réunion des Directeurs in our Grande Salle. In addition to leaders of AF chapters across the United States, also in attendance will be the newly appointed Secretaire Général of the Fondation Alliance Française in Paris, M. Bertrand Commelin, as well as the new Déléguée générale de la Fondation Alliance française aux Etats-Unis, Mme Nelly Sadoun, based at the French Embassy in Washington DC.

Immediately following the Délégation’s meeting, the Federation Alliance Française USA will host its 2016 convention and annual meeting at the Marquette Hotel in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, from October 20 to 22, 2016. The conference and its workshops are open to the public, to register please visit afusa.org.

Several events are also open to the public and we encourage all AFMSP members to join us for at least one:
Réception de bienvenue – Thursday, Oct 20, from 6 to 8 pm at Audrey’s Vault in the Hotel Minneapolis, $40 per person
Prix Charbonnier luncheon, featuring award presentation to Hubert Joly – Friday, Oct 21, at 12 pm, at Windows on Minnesota, IDS Center, $65 conference attendees, $85 general public
Closing reception – Saturday, Oct 22, from 6 to 8 pm in the Grande Salle of Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul
• Guided tour in French of the permanent collection, Minneapolis Institute of Arts- Sunday, Oct 23

For details or to register for these events, please visit afusa.org. We hope you will join us in welcoming other Alliance Française chapters!

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

Tel: 612 332 0436
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