French-American Community - December 2017 [fr]

Discover events happening this month associated with France and the French language in the Southeastern United States. Our partners Alliance Française, the French-American Chamber of Commerce and various other associations offer an exceptional showcase of France in our region. Mark your calendars!

JPEG Fête de Noël
December 4 | Charleston, SC

Members of the Alliance française de Charleston are invited to celebrate Noël at Bistro Toulouse on December 4. Enjoy a specially-tailored holiday menu with good company and conversations. Space is limited and reservations are required.
Learn more at AF Charleston

JPEG Special Lecture and Holiday Event
December 4 | Memphis, TN

On Monday, December 4, the Alliance française de Memphis will host a special lecture and holiday event to kick off the season.
For more information, visit AF Memphis

JPEG FACC Leadership Dinner
December 4 | Atlanta, GA

Members of the FACC-Southeast Chapter are cordially invited to enjoy a gourmet 4-course dinner at the Mandarin Oriental Atlanta. This is an opportunity to discuss membership expectations with Board members and network.
More information at FACC Atlanta

JPEG 16th Women’s Series- Immigration: The Road Map Ahead
December 7 | Atlanta, GA

The French American Chamber of Commerce-Atlanta will again join forces with its European partners for this special women’s series. Join them for a special discussion on U.S. immigration policies with guest speaker Laleh Sharifi. A cocktail reception will follow.
For more information or to register, visit FACC Atlanta

JPEG Fête de Noël !
December 9 | Columbia, SC

The Alliance Française de Columbia is organizing their Fête de Noël on Saturday, December 9 at 7pm at Chez King (2829 Sheffield Road, Columbia, SC 29204). A special menu awaits. $25 AF members/ $40 Non-members.
For more information or to rsvp, visit AF Columbia

JPEG Christmas Dinner
December 10 | Charlotte, NC

The Alliance française de Charlotte will celebrate Christmas with a special dinner at Lumière French kitchen. Members will benefit from a reduced rate for an exquisite menu fixe. Non-members are welcome too.
For more information, visit AF Charlotte

JPEG Saint Nicolas Visit
December 10 | Jackson, MS

Join the Alliance Française de Jackson for a visit of Saint Nicolas on December 10 at 4:00 p.m. Guests will enjoy a catered dinner at the Foxbay Club House. $20/members, $25/non-members. Please reserve by December 6.
For more information visit AF Jackson

JPEG Soirée Portes Ouvertes
December 12 | Roswell, GA

The Alliance Française Roswell will host a Soirée Portes Ouvertes - Roswell on December 12th, 2017 from 5-7pm. Participate in a free demonstration class and discover how classes are held and taught in Alliance Française. At the end of the demonstration, light refreshments will be provided. The event will take place in Alliance Francaise Roswell (9420 Willeo Rd, Suite 201. Roswell, GA 30075).
Learn more at AF Atlanta

JPEG End of the Year Soirée
December 15 | Nashville, TN

The Alliance Française de Nashville will host their end of the year soirée at the Sugartree Clubhouse (4031 Woodmont Blvd, Nashville, TN 37205).
More information at AF Nashville

JPEG Soirée de Noël
December 16 | Raleigh, NC

The Alliance française de Raleigh invites its members to join them for a Soirée de Noël at the home of Ann Robertson and Hans Linnartz. Please do bring your signature homemade dish and a bottle of wine.
For more information or to register, visit AF Raleigh.

JPEG Galette des Rois
January | Charlotte, NC

Join the Alliance Française de Charlotte as they celebrate King’s day and have a nice piece of Galette des Rois at the Myers Park Baptist Church (Salle 250, 1900 Queens Road, Charlotte, NC 28207). Free for members, $5.00 for non-members. Register before January 2 by emailing

Finally, don’t miss the weekly/monthly Meetups :

JPEGLes Samedi Frenchies et Les Baragouineurs
Saturdays | 10am-12pm | Atlanta

Join Les Samedi Frenchies et les Baragouineurs at La Madeleine Restaurant Perimeter, 1165 Perimeter Center West, Suite 330, à Atlanta.
More info at: for more details.

JPEGMeetup Conversation Francaise
Each Saturday | 3. p.m | Charleston

Every Saturday in October meet up with other francophones and francophiles at Saffron Café & Bakery (333 East Bay Street, Charleston, SC).
For more information click here

JPEG Atlanta French Language Meetup Group
December 18 | 7 p.m. | Atlanta

The Atlanta French Language Meetup Group presents this excellent opportunity to mix with other francophones—natives et non-natives alike. Enjoy a drink and good company at Après Diem.
For more information, send an email to Dave

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