Inexpensive French Activities for the Family

March 12, 2009

Parlez-vous francais? The Alliance Francaise located at 1800 E. Capitol Drive offers a wide selection of French classes and activities for all ages of the family. If you would like more information, please call 414.964.3855 or visit www.afmilwaukee.org.

 

Intro French 101

Come join us for a fun trip into the language that many people believe is difficult to learn. We’ll prove them wrong in this interactive class. Class cost is $30.

Saturday, April 25, 10:00 am -12:00 pm. Taught by Meg Morello.

Wednesday May 13 , 6 - 8 pm. Taught by Brett Lipshutz.

Saturday May 30, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Taught by Fanny Liard.

 

Prononciation de la langue française (English and French)

Discover how to make difficult French sounds, such as the back-of- the-throat gargle that looks like ‘r’ on paper! Your French will sound like a native speaker. Class cost is $30.

Wednesday April 8, 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Taught by Lucie

Plouffe.

Saturday May 2, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Taught by Lucie Plouffe

 

French for Travelers - Course for Beginners

Learn to communicate in simple French in everyday situations encountered by tourists visiting France or the francophone world. One hour break for lunch. Class cost is $80.

Saturday April 4, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm. Taught by Meg Morello.

Saturday May 2, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm. Taught by Meg Morello.

Saturday May 30, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm. Taught by Lindsey New.

 

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About French Grammar But Were Afraid to Ask…

What is the difference between the passé composé and the imparfait? How do you form the subjunctive? Are there rules for when to use de la and du? And more. Class cost is $30.

Saturday April 18, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Taught by Fanny Liard.

 

Cabaret (In English and French)

Learn French in a fun atmosphere while singing along with great singers: Piaf, Brel, Trenet and others. Bring your favorite fromage to share with the group. Class cost is $20.

Friday April 17, 7:00 - 8:30 pm. Hosted by Céliane Labouret, Marie Fossier.

Friday May 29, 7:00 - 8:30 pm. Hosted by Céliane Labouret, Marie Fossier.

 

Studying for the AP French exam

Come receive extra preparation to make sure you get those credits! Learn some of the secrets involved in succeeding at this exam. Class cost is $35.

Sunday April 5, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Taught by Margaret Schmidt-Dess.

Sunday May 3, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Taught by Margaret Schmidt-Dess.

 

Virtual Tour of Gardens in Martinique

Come explore the gardens of Martinique on the big screen at the AF! This two-hour course will allow you to travel without worrying about going through security! Come to speak and learn. Class cost is $30.

Saturday May 9, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Taught by Stephanie Howe-Marechal.

 

Travel Sketchbook/Journal – Drawing on the Way

This class is for those who are planning a trip to France, Europe, or some other far off locale. Get the feel of sketching and journaling on location. Watercolors, brushes, and paper supplied. Class cost is $35.

Sunday May 17, 1:00 - 3:30 pm. Course held at Charles Allis Museum. Taught by Kitty Thompson.

 

Le Salon de la conversation

Come practice speaking French with a native-speaker! Get to know the French-speaking people in your neighborhood! Class cost is $15.

Friday April 24, 6:00-8:00 pm. For Advanced. Taught by Marie St. Pierre.

Thursday May 14, 12:00- 2:00 pm. For Intermediate. Taught by Martine Meyer.

Saturday June 6, 1:30-3:30 pm. For Beginners. Taught by Sady Azefzaf.

 

Colloque du samedi

Class cost is $30.

Saturday May 30, 1:30 - 3:30 pm. Taught by Anita Alkhas.

 

Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  7/29

» 12-year-old Shorewood journalist gets her scoop at the Republican National Convention 7/28

» Whitefish Bay woman takes home grand prize at the Hottest Kitchen Entrepreneur Challenge Updated:  7/27

» Backups of more than 3 miles reported on northbound I-43 at Good Hope 7/27

» 92-year-old Shorewood building will be torn down to make way for North Shore Bank building Updated:  7/27

» Former legislator competing against political organizer for his old Assembly seat 7/27

» Whitefish Bay family's treehouse is a work of art 7/27

» Nicolet High School hires David Coyle as associate principal 7/27

» Shorewood baseball team fought back late in season 7/27

» Lund is new Nicolet girls basketball coach 7/27

» Nicolet baseball team improved despite its youth 7/27

» Kasmarick adjusting to life as Whitefish Bay athletic director 7/27

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Milwaukee's first surf shop rides into Shorewood Updated:  7/21

» Rock climbing wall, trampolines might come to Brown Deer business park Updated:  7/20

» Whitefish Bay baseball team ends Shorewood magic with regional win 7/20

» Nicolet baseball team goes down fighting in regional loss to Kewaskum 7/20

» Whitefish Bay's Rybakowicz shuts out Brown Deer in regional semi 7/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» West Bend West's Burns beats Whitefish Bay baseball team on mound, at plate in sectional 7/20

» Maslowski oversaw creation of nine tax incremental financing districts 7/19

» Maslowski transformed Glendale in impactful career as city administrator 7/19

» Development is off the table in Wilson Drive discussions 7/19

» Debbie Roesner appointed to Fox Point-Bayside School Board 7/19

» Bublr makes push for extra bike rental stations in Shorewood 7/18

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

CONNECT    

Most Popular