French- American Community- May 2017 [fr]

Discover the organized events this May 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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Le Table Française
May 1 | 6:30pm | Memphis

Join the Alliance Française Memphis conversation table at the Old Venice Pizza Company at 368 Perkins Ext. where you are able to park in the back of the restaurant.
More Information at: alliancefrmemphis@gmail.com

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TN- FACC WiNetworking Evening
May 2 | 5:30pm-7:30pm | Chattanooga

The FACC-Chattanooga invites you to join us for the second WiNetworking of 2017! Do not miss this exclusive opportunity to expand your international network and unwind over drinks at one of Chattanooga’s favorite bars at The Flying Squirrel (55 Johnson Street Chattanooga, TN 37408) Admission is free for FACC members and $8 for FACC non members. Advance Online Registration is required!

For more information: FACC Atlanta

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How digital should we be? A presentation by Porsche Consulting
May 11 | 5pm-7:30pm | Atlanta

FACC-Southeast invites you to discover how Porsche Consulting provides a comprehensive service portfolio integrated into a broad ecosystem for innovation and digitalization. Benefit from the experiences within Porsche Consulting and accelerate your digital transformation through tried and tested concepts! Admission is $20 for members and $40 for non-members, and the event will be held at Porsche Consulting, Inc. (One Porsche Drive Atlanta, GA 30354).

For more information: FACC Atlanta

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Networking with Exclusive French Fares
May 17 | 6:30pm | Charlotte

The FACC of the Carolinas is organizing a special networking and gastronomy event. Chef Charles will share his professional experience in Charlotte! There are limited spaces so it is a first come, first served event!

For more information: info@facccarolinas.com

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14th Young Professionals Mixer
May 18 | 12pm-1:30pm | Atlanta

The FACC-Southeast invites you to come and network with the local business community! This is the best way to expand your network and connect with young professionals, entrepreneurs, and small business owners! Claire Angelle, Director of International Affairs of Atlanta, will welcome guests! Admission is free and includes lunch. The event will take place at the Mayor’s Office of International Affairs at the Georgia Pacific Building (133 Peachtree Street NE Suite 2900 Atlanta, Georgia 30303)

For more information: FACC Atlanta

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Rise Against Hunger
May 18 | 6pm-8pm | Raleigh

The FACC Carolinas invites you to meet and network with fellow citizens, chamber members and other Rise Against Hunger friends, in the offices of Smith Anderson Law Firm and enjoy this fabulous view overlooking Raleigh’s skyline. Jeff Truitt from Smith Anderson has selected wines to please every palate. Mr. Chris Kivett of Winestore will introduce wines and provide tasting notes. The event demonstrates the support for Rise Against Hunger (formerly Stop Hunger Now) an international hunger relief organization based in Raleigh, NC.

More information at: FACC Carolinas

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Petanque Potluck, Family Picnic
May 21 | 2pm-5pm | Charleston

The Alliance Française de Charleston invites you to come out and play Pétanque! Bring your boules, favorite picnic fare, and beverage if weather permits. The picnic will take place at 444 Needlerush Pkwy, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464.
For any questions contact: Linda Chasleries or 843-906-5325

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TN-FACC InterNetworking Evening
May 21 | 5pm-7:30pm | Chattanooga

The Chattanooga team of the FACC Tennessee branch invites you to join us for our first InterNetworking of 2017! We will celebrate International Culture Day with all international organizations in Chattanooga at Adelle Creperie located inside the Granfalloon (400 East Main Sreet. Chattanooga, TN 37408)
The event is open for FACC members and non-members. Entry fee is $3 and advanced online registration is required.

For more information: FACC Atlanta

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Jazz at Magnolia Plantation
May 21 | 6pm-9pm | Charleston

The Alliance Française de Charleston invites you to its black-tie event at the Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. The highlight of the evening will be fast-paced bidding during a live auction with Tom Crawford from Ultimate Benefit Auctions LLC. Individual tickets are $150 and contribute to Make-A-Wish foundation to grant more wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses. For any questions or concerns please contact Herb Frazier of Magnolia Plantation and Gardens directly.
Contact: Herb Frazier (843)-571-1286

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Leadership Lunch May 2017
May 23 | 12pm-1:30pm | Atlanta

The FACC Atlanta invites members only to enjoy a French lunch on Tuesday, May 23rd to broaden your network and meet some of the Board Members. Admission is $35 and the luncheon will be located at Bread and Butterfly (290 Elizabeth Street Suite F, Atlanta 30307)

For more information: FACC Atlanta

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

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Les Samedi Frenchies des Petit Dejeuner et Les Baragouineurs
Les samedis de mai 10am-12pm | Atlanta

Each Saturday in May 2017, join Les Samedi Frenchies et les Baragouineurs at La Madeleine Restaurant Perimeter, 1165 Perimeter Center West, Suite 330, à Atlanta.
More info at: kathy.karen@mindspring.com for more details.

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Meetup Conversation Française
Saturdays | 3pm | Charleston

Each Saturday in May, meet others who have a passion for foreign languages and no fear of speaking them at Saffron Café & Bakery (333 East Bay Street, Charleston, SC).
More information at: Conversation Française à Charleston

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Atlanta French Language Meetup Group
May 15 | 7pm | Atlanta

The Atlanta French Language Meetup Group is a fantastic opportunity to meet up with other French speakers — both native and non-native. Come share a drink and good company at APRES DIEM restaurant (931 Monroe Dr NE - Atlanta, GA). For questions, email Dave at: meetup@grahamroad.com.

Last modified on 31/05/2017

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