French-American Community - Summer 2017 [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!
Come celebrate Bastille Day in the U.S. Southeast! Many French associations are preparing festivities to celebrate the French National Holiday. Click here. to find out what activities are going on in your area.
July 8 | 8:15 am to 2:00 pm | Jackson
The Alliance Française of Jackson invites you to a French Immersion Day. Instructors will lead participants on a virtual tour of France and beyond; this year, you will set sail for a Mediterranean cruise, with ports of call in France, Morocco, Algeria, and Lebanon. To register, click here
Cooking Class by Marie Laure
July 9 | 6:30 pm to 7:30pm | Charleston
Discover the secrets of French cooking at the Alliance Française de Charleston ! See you at 1990 Belair Court, Enclave Subdivision, Mount Pleasant. For more information , call Marie or send her an email
Young Professional Afterwork Drink
July 13 | 6 pm to 8 pm | Atlanta
The FACC Atlanta is happy to invite you to network over a glass of wine and a French buffet. More info here
Visit of Silver Bait in Coalmont, Tennessee
August 12 | 10:30am to 3pm | Coalmont, Tennessee
Silver Bait and the FACC Tennessee Branch invite you to visit the Silver Bait plant (fishing worm farm) in Coalmont (TN). Online registration required
15th Women’s Series : Emotional Self-Defense
August 29 | 6pm to 8pm | Atlanta
The Women’s Series are joint events of the Belgian, French, Netherlands, Finnish and German American Chambers of Commerce as well as the British American Business Council to facilitate professional opportunities and networking among peers. More info here
Finally, don’t miss the weekly/monthly meetings of the Baragouineurs and the Atlanta French Language Meetup Group:
Les Samedi Frenchies des Petits Dejeuners et Les Baragouineurs
Saturdays | 10am-12pm | Atlanta
Each Saturday in July and August, join Les Samedi Frenchies et les Baragouineurs at La Madeleine Restaurant Perimeter, 1165 Perimeter Center West, Suite 330, à Atlanta. Contact Kathy for more details.
Atlanta French Language Meetup Group
July 17 and August 21 | 7pm | Atlanta
The Atlanta French Language Meetup Group is a fantastic opportunity to interact with other French speakers. Come share a drink and good company at APRES DIEM (931 Monroe Dr NE - Atlanta, GA). For questions, email Dave
Meetup Conversation Française
Saturdays | 3pm | Charleston
Each Saturday, 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