– SEPTEMBER –

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday September 9th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday September 15th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday September 29th at 8pm

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Cultural inauguration 2018-2019

Thursday September 13th at 10:30am at the Alliance Française come and discover the cultural program of this new year while listening Josée Thibeault claim her spoken words and tasting French cheese and wine.

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– OCTOBER –

Social Meetups

Café croissant and dance initiation : Sunday October 6th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday October 13th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday October 27th at 8pm

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UniThéâtre: Billy

With the Alliance Française, discover the story surtitled in English of three characters seeking for justice.

From October 10th to 13th and from October 17th to 20th 2018 at 7:30pm everyday + 1:30 the 13th and the 20th

$14 AFE members ; $28 others

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#Franglais

After he has known a great success in France, Paul Taylor, a Irish comedian who lives in Paris, comes to Edmonton to bent you of laughter. Don’t miss the occasion of discovering his bilingual show #Franglais!

Saturday October 20th at 8pm at the Cité Francophone

$20 AFE members ; $25 others

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– NOVEMBER –

Social Meetups

Café croissant and dance initiation : Sunday November 4th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday November 17th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday November 24th at 8pm

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Centenary of the armistice of 1918

November the 11th of 1918, the Armistice was signed putting an end to WWI . In November 2018, a hundred years later, we celebrate again and worldwide this important date. Come and discover the exhibit Family in 1914-1918.

Friday 9th of November at 6pm at the Alliance Française 

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Beaujolais night

This year, the Alliance offers you to participate a wine tasting on the occasion of Beaujolais Nouveau. You’ll have the opportunity to taste a selection of great French Beaujolais!

Thursday November 15th at 7pm at the Alliance Française

$15 AFE members ; $18 others

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UniThéâtre: Ma Irma

A play surtitled in English which stages the encounter of a young woman and a dog that could sit in its own fat…

From November 21st to 24th 2018 at 7:30pm every day + at 1:30pm the 24th

$14 AFE members ; $28 others

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– DECEMBER –

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday December 2nd at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday December 8th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday December 15th at 8pm

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– Week of French cuisine –

Chocolate workshop

Come and meet Arnault, French chocolater chef setteled in Edmonton. He’s ready to reveal to you some of his greatest secrets. This is an occasion the gourmets are craving for, don’t miss it.

Monday December 3rd at Arno’s Fine French Party Inc.

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Cooking and dinner

During this very unique and convivial evening, you will learn the recipes of crêpes and galettes, two delicacies you’ll love, cook them and enjoy the fruit of your work by having diner all together. So French!

Thursday December 6th at 6pm at the Urban Village

$10 AFE members ; $15 others

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– JANUARY –

Social Meetups

King’s Pie : Sunday January 6th at 2pm
Game night : Saturday January 19th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday January 26th at 8pm

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King’s Pie

At the beginning of January, new year, the Christmas feast are over, so it’s depressing… But we found a cure!

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Concert ESO – Ravel, Shostakovich, Stravinsky and Hétu

A tribute to Ravel and Héto, French and Quebecker composers, and a experimentation with neo-baroque techniques.

Saturday January 12th 2019 at 8:00pm at Winspear Centre

-20% for AFE members

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Exhibit – French around the world

Every year our exhibit “French around the world” presents a part of the world where the French language occupies a privileged place. In January 2019, it ‘s the turn of Morocco. It’s the occasion to learn more about the Sherifian Empire and its links with French language, but also to taste savorsome regional specialties.

Thursay January 17th at the Alliance Française

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– FEBRUARY –

Social Meetups

Candlemas : Sunday February 3rd at 2pm
Game night : Saturday February 16th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday February 23rd at 8pm

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Candlemas

In France, February is the months we eat crepes. The popular belief says that if you flip a crepe with one hand while holding a golden coin in the other hand, you’ll be lucky and rich for the whole year to come.

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Snowshoeing

Yes, Canadian winter is long so let’s make the best of it! This year, enjoy the outdoor in French. And what is better than snowshoeing to discuss the beauty of winter landscape in good company?

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– MARCH –

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday March 3rd at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday March 16th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday March 23rd at 8pm

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French Film Festival

Several French movies will be shown at the Garneau Theatre: from old classic to recent movies, French comedy to dark thriller without forgetting animation movie: there will be something for everyone!

From March 15th to 24  at the Garneau Theatre

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UniThéâtre : La fille du facteur

A play surtitled that mix poetry of words and poetry of sounds between Edmonton-Banff-Trois-Rivières and Montreal.

$14 AFE members ; $28 others

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Spelling contest

Enrol in this French spelling contest to test your skills and celebrate the International Day of La Francophonie!

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– APRIL –

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday April 7th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday April 20th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday April 27th at 8pm

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Exhibit – French around the world

This exposition presents every location where French language occupies a privileged place. We already presented  Belgium, Tunisia, Lebanon, French Guyana and Vietnam. After Marocco, come and discover Mauritius Island!

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Theater – Tu peux toujours rêver

The story of the friendship of Jean-Mou and Jean-Fou, two young boys with opposite temperament. Attend with you family to this musical show into the imaginary of this colorful duo !

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Hike in French

Spring is finally there, and it is time to get back on hiking! Former French teacher at Alliance française, Annabelle is now an outdoor guide and she will take us for a lovely hike along Siffleur Falls, for all levels.

Saturday and Sunday at Shunda Creek Hostel, Nordegg

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– MAY –

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday May 5th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday May 11th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday May 25th at 8pm

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Concert ESO – Vivaldi’s four seasons and A la Claire fontaine

Vivaldi’s magical concertos are among the most popular works from the Baroque period. However yhis concert is also an occasion to rediscover À la Claire fontaine, a famous French folk song that was adopted by early French-Canadian settlers, and was considered something akin to the “national song” of New France in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. The orchestration is by Toronto-born composer Robert Farnon, who spent much of his life living in England.

Sunday May 5th 2019 at 2:00pm at Winspear Centre

-20% for AFE members

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French comic book festival

The Alliance Française of Edmonton presents its sixth edition of the French comic book festival. This year, the festival focuses about the theme of the war into the comics. Come and discover more by joining us from May 13th to 17th at the Alliance Française!

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– JUNE –

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday June 2nd at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday June 15th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday June 29th at 8pm

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Make Music Edmonton

On June 21st, there is a French tradition: musicians take over the streets to celebrate their art! Let’s have it in our city: Make Music Edmonton!

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– JULY –

Bastille Day

Bastille Day is the name given in English-speaking countries to the French National Day, which is celebrated on the 14th of July of each year. In France, it is formally called La Fête Nationale (The National Celebration) and commonly called le quatorze juillet (the Fourteenth of July).