SEPTEMBER

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday September 8th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday September 21th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday September 28th at 8pm

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Cultural inauguration 2019-2020

Thursday September 19th – 7pm

The Alliance is resuming its cultural activities for the year 2019-2020!  This will be the opportunity to host a special evening to reveal our new cultural calendar on September 19th at 7pm. Joins us and enjoy free wine and cheese with Michael Casajus et  Isabelle Spérano, who will perform a dance representation.  We hope to see many of you for the beginning of the cultural season!

 

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Edmontmon expo

September 20-22nd: The Alliance française will be present at its own stand at the Edmonton expo to present the work of French authors of the comic genre. If you are around, pay us a visit!

OCTOBER

Social Meetups

Café croissant and dance initiation : Sunday October 6th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday October 19th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday October 26th at 8pm

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Concert Clément Courtois

October 5th – 8pm

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UniThéâtre: Simone et le whole Shebang

Simone, a Québécois actress in her sixties suffering from Alzheimer, just arrived to a long term care establishment in Fort McMurray. Jessy, an old Acadian cowboy, is in the same unit. Even if he still has his wit and colorful language, he lost his mobility and his joy. Somewhere between their egos and their fears, Simone and Jessy face their underwhelming realities.

From October 16th to the 19th and from October 13rd to 26th 2019 at 7:30pm everyday + 1:30 on the 19th and the 26th

Prices vary between 20$ and 32$ depending on the representation ; 50% off for the AFE members

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NOVEMBER

Social Meetups

Café croissant and dance initiation : Sunday November 3rd at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday November 16th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday November 30th at 8pm

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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 14th at 7pm at the Alliance Française

$15 AFE members ; $18 others

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UniThéâtre: Madame Catherine prépare sa classe de troisième à l’irrémédiable

Your 3rd grade teacher Ms Catherine knows that the world in which her students evolves in an irremediably violent and dangerous one. This is why she prepared for you a class of the utmost importance. Your survival is at stake… but things may not go as planned.

From November 20th to the  23rd 2019 at 7:30pm every day + at 1:30pm the 23rd

Prices vary between 22 $ and 32 depending on the representation ;  50% off for AFE members

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DECEMBER

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday December 1st at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday December 7th at 8pm
Movie night: Saturday December 14th at 8pm

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Week of culinary cuisine

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JANUARY

Social Meetups

King’s Pie : Sunday January 5th at 2pm
Game night : Saturday January 18th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday January 25th at 8pm

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King’s Pie

January 5th: At the beginning of January, the new years celebration are over… Or are they? Come discover how a republican country still celebrates kings and queens each year by eating a pie.

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FEBRUARY

Social Meetups

Candlemas : Sunday February 1st at 2pm
Game night : Saturday February 15th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday February 29th 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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UniThéâtre: Les belles-sœurs

Germaine just won a million stamps for the Goldstar catalog which she can exchange for items for her house. Her neighbors, family and friends arrive to help her stick the stamps in the catalogs. The jealousy of her guests soon arise, and unexpected reunions happen in Germaine’s small apartment.

From the 20th of February to the 22nd; each day at 7:30 pm + 1:30 pm on the 22nd

Prices vary from 20 to 22 $ depending on the representation50 % off for AFE members

Snowshoeing

Canadian winter is long and cold… So how about using this as an opportunity to learn French in a different manner? This year again, let’s enjoy the outdoor by joining a snowshoeing trail with French dubbing. 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 the 1st at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday March 14th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday March 28th 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 the 16th to the 24th of March at the Garneau Theatre

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Spelling contest

Enrol in this French spelling contest to test your skills!

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APRIL

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday April 5th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday April 18th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday April 25th at 8pm

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UniThéâtre – Martine à la plage

All by herself at home, Martine is a 15 year-old girl who spends her day talking with ghosts and daydreaming about her neighbor Gilbert Marcel. He is an optometrist, with a perfect family and an aboveground pool. Martine is crazy in love with him. Will she manage to get noticed by Gilbert?

From April 1st to the 11th; Each day at 7:30 pm + 1:30 on the 11th

Prices vary between 20 $ and 30 $ depending on the representation; 50% off the price of AFE members

MAY

Social Meetups

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

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French comic book festival

May 4th to the 8th 

The Alliance Française of Edmonton presents its seventh edition of the French comic book festival. Come and discover more by joining us from May 13th to 17th at the Alliance Française!

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Hike in French

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24

Spring is finally there, and it is time to get back on hiking! This year again, the hike in French will take place in May

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JUNE

Social Meetups

Café croissant : Sunday June 7th at 10:30am
Game night : Saturday June 13th at 8pm
Movie night : Saturday June 27th at 8pm

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Make Music Edmonton

On June 21st  a French tradition wants that 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,  celebrated on the 14th of July of each year. Champagne, French wine, hors d’oeuvres, music and fireworks: we have it all on Bastille Day to celebrate with French people, Francophones and Francophiles alike.

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