French-American Community - Summer 2016 [fr]

Discover the organized events this summer associated with the French presence in the Southeastern US. 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!

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On Wednesday, July 6 at 12pm, join the Alliance Française of Memphis for a lecture on “French Caricature and Social Critique in the 19th Century” at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens (4339 Park Avenue, Memphis, TN 38117). Organized as part of the Dixon’s munch and lunch series, learn from the University of Memphis’ own Dr. Melanie Conroy, Assistant Professor of French. visit : Dixon Gallery

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On Thursday, July 7 from 6pm – 8 pm, the French American Chamber of Commerce – Southeast Chapter will host its 11th Young Professionals After Work Drink at The Brass Tap (4505 Ashford Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta, GA 30346). Come and network with other young professionals, entrepreneurs and small business owners. For more information, visit : FACC Atlanta
On Thursday, July 14, celebrate the French National Holiday in your area. To find out about the events organized by our partners in your area, visit : Bastille Day Celebrations.

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On Friday, July 29 from 7pm to 9pm, join the French-American Chamber of Commerce – Tennessee Chapter for a France/US Trade Presentation and Networking Event (4025 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37215). Economist and cross-cultural consultant Eric Kruger, will discuss French and U.S. trade, and a networking reception will follow. For more information, visit FACC TN : FACC Nashville.

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On Thursday, August 25 from 6:30 pm -8:30 pm, the Alliance Française of Atlanta will host an Open House at its Midtown location (Colony Square Plaza Level, 1197 Peachtree St. N.E., Suite 561, Atlanta, GA 30361). Come experience what the Alliance Française d’Atlanta offers their members and students. The evening will include orientation, a demo class, oral evaluation, wine and cheese pairing, and an info session about upcoming trips. For more information visit : AF Atlanta

Finally, don’t miss the weekly/monthly meetings of the Baragouineurs and the Atlanta French Language Meetup Group:

JPEG The Samedi Frenchies and the Baragouineurs meet each Saturday for breakfast from 10am to 12pm at La Madeline Perimeter (1165 Perimeter Center W #330, Atlanta, GA 30346). Contact Kathy Slough at 770-314-3171 or at for more details.

The next Atlanta French Language Meetup Group will take place on July 18 at 7PM at APRES DIEM restaurant (931 Monroe Dr NE - Atlanta, GA 30308 - 404-872-3333). Dave will answer email questions at:

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