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Develop your skills ! Learn French through special workshops, exclusive events, fun activities and short courses.

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Your French rendez-vous!

🌟 Fest-Noz

🌟 Fest-Noz: A Unique Evening of Dance and Music 🌟

A fest-noz is a traditional evening dance from Brittany, Western France, featuring live musicians. The dances are mostly group dances, and the event has seen a resurgence in popularity in recent years.

🥐🇫🇷🏅 French Breakfast : Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games !

Join Us for a Fun-Filled Morning of French Delights and Olympic Excitement! 🥐🇫🇷🏅

We are thrilled to invite you to a special event that combines the joy of a traditional French breakfast with the excitement of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games opening ceremony.

🌟 Uramado : an artistic treasure hunt in augmented reality

🌟 Join Us for the "Uramado" Augmented Reality Treasure Hunt! 🌟

Step into the poetic and dream-like world of Tanukis with Uramado, an enchanting augmented reality experience by Julie Stephen Chheng. Discover the hidden forest spirits waking up in the city, in vibrant colors!

🎬 Join Us for a Special Screening of "Magnetic Beats"! 🎬

🎬 Join Us for a Special Screening of "Magnetic Beats"! 🎬

Step back to Brittany in the 1980s and immerse yourself in the world of free radio with "Magnetic Beats." 

French Market! 🥖🧀🎨

Join us from 9AM to 1PM for a delightful day filled with French delights and cultural experiences. Explore a variety of stalls offering authentic French products, from delicious pastries and cheeses to artisan crafts and more !

🥂🧀 Apéro night : Vive le Tour !

Join us on July 12th from 6-8 PM for a special Apéro night themed around Tour de France! 

🇲🇦 Raconte-Moi... le Maroc! 🇲🇦

On Saturday, July 6th at 10 AM, Mahmoud will share enchanting stories from his home country, Morocco, with all the children. This is a wonderful opportunity for families to explore the rich culture and traditions of Morocco through captivating tales.

🇫🇷 French Guest

Meet new people and practice your French in a very relaxed atmosphere.
You can bring your lunch, enjoy some tea or coffee provided by us or just tag along to meet a different guest every month. Our guests always have fascinating life & travel stories to share! On vous attend!

☕ Le Café des Parents

🌈 Le Café des Parents - Join the French Family Fun!

👨🏻‍🍳Ciné-Cuisine : The Taste of Things

Get into the magic of the French Film Festival with our special event cooking dishes inspired by the captivating movie "The Taste of Things". We'll take you to the heart of French cuisine at the premises of Alliance Française. Together, we'll recreate some of the iconic dishes that steal the spotlight in the movie!

🎵 Fête de la Musique

Join us on June 21st at 6PM for an unforgettable night of music, celebration, and community. Originating from France, Fête de la Musique is a beloved national holiday where streets come alive with the sound of music.  

📚 Club de Lecture

📚 ✨ Exciting news! We're thrilled to announce the launch of our French Book Club! ✨📚

Calling all book lovers and French enthusiasts! Join us for an engaging evening of literary exploration as we dive into the world of French literature together. Share your favorite reads, discuss compelling stories, and connect with fellow Francophiles in a welcoming and stimulating environment.

♟️ Scrabble

🇫🇷 Join us for a fun-filled afternoon of Scrabble at the Alliance Française of Christchurch on 19 june 2024!

📚🌍 Raconte-Moi… Le Kenya

📚🌍 Save the date! Our next captivating story time session is here!

Join us on Saturday, June 15th at 10AM for "Raconte-moi... Le Kenya!" 🇰🇪 Wamuchii, hailing all the way from Nairobi, will be our special guest to unveil the fascinating legends and tales from her homeland. 

☕ Le Café des Parents

A family rendez-vous for French families. Let's share our goûter and immerse the children in a French speaking environment, far from home!

🎲 Soirée Jeux à l'Alliance

Join us every 2nd Friday of the month for a fun-filled evening of board games en français. Bring along your favorite games to play with others, or simply let yourself be guided by our passionate team.

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