– SEPTEMBER –
Café croissant : Sunday September 10th at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday September 16th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday September 30th at 8 pm
Annual program inauguration 2017
Thursday September 14th at 8 pm – Alliance Française
Come to discover the cultural program of the year with a good glass of wine and some delicious cheeses.
ESO Concert – Saint-Saëns
Camille Saint-Saëns was a French composer, organist, conductor and pianist of the Romantic era. Do you want to listen to him? This is possible:
Friday Septembre 29th at 7:30 pm
– OCTOBER –
Café croissant : Sunday October the 1st at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday October the 21st at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday October the 28th at 8 pm
– Week of taste –
October 10th or 11th from 5pm to 8pm. Learn to cook Macarons and get advices from a real cook!
October 14th at 6pm. Jean Claude is going to talk about different kind of french cheeses. Tasting is also part of the event of course!
– NOVEMBER –
Café croissant : Sunday November the 5th at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday November the 18th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday November the 25th at 8 pm
In honor of the 70th anniversary of the Alliance Française, we offer you this month an exceptional café-croissant ; and free for our members! Joanne Yu will make us travel with the sound of her cello!
Sunday November the 5th at 10:30 am at the Alliance Française
The older the wine, the better, right? Not when it comes to Beaujolais Nouveau! You don’t need to be a wine expert to enjoy it because the idea, above all, is to have a good time with friends! So let’s meet and relax for an evening with small talk and some wine.
70th Alliance Française Anniversary
Come with us to celebrate 70th Alliance Française of Edmonton Anniversary with a delicious french menu at the Sutton Place Hotel Friday November 24th 2017.
– DECEMBER –
Café croissant : Sunday December the 3rd at 10.30 am
Movie night : Saturday December the 9th at 8 pm
Game night : Saturday December the 16th at 8 pm
Exhibition – French in the world
This exhibition presents every place in the world where french is spoken. We have already presented Belguim, Tunisia, Lebanon, French Guinea, Viet nâm. This time, is about Quebec!
Thursday December 7th at 7 pm at the Alliance française.
Concert – Clément Courtois
Sing Renaud / Brassens / Brel / Gainsbourg
Clément performs covers of many popular French and Quebecer songs. Join us for a friendly evening and enjoy music from both sides of the Atlantic Ocean.
Thursday December 14th at 7 pm
The Common 9910 109 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 1H5
– JANUARY –
King cake : Sunday January the 7th at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday January the 20th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday January the 27th at 8 pm
January, new year, Christmas is over, you might be sad… But no worries! We have found THE solution!
Concert ESO – Maurice Ravel
Joseph Maurice Ravel (7 March 1875 – 28 December 1937) was a French composer, pianist and conductor. He is often associated with impressionism along with his elder contemporary Claude Debussy, although both composers rejected the term. In the 1920s and 1930s Ravel was internationally regarded as France’s greatest living composer.
Friday, January 26th at 7:30 pm
– FEBRUARY –
Candlemas day : Sunday February the 4th at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday February the 17th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday February the 24th at 8 pm
In France, we eat crepes in February. People think if you flip a crepe with one hand while holding a coin with the other hand, you will be rich and lucky this year.
So enjoy and put whatever you want on in it: chocolate, sugar, jam and even maple syrup.
Photo Contest Exhibition
Come to discover the 7th international photography contest of the Alliance Française.
Exhibit vernissage Thursday February 22nd at 7 pm at the Alliance Française
– MARCH –
Café croissant : Sunday March the 4th at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday March the 17th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday March the 24th at 8 pm
French Film Festival
For the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie, the Alliance Française of Edmonton proudly presents, in partnership with Metro Cinema, its French Film Festival!
From March 16th to 20th, different movies will be screened at the Garneau Theatre. There will be something for everyone!
All movies are in French with English subtitles.
French Spelling Contest
The network of Alliances Française in Canada, in partnership with the Campus St-Jean, the Gabrielle Roy library in Quebec and Maison Gabrielle-Roy, propose you a french spelling contest.
Thursday, March 22th, at 4pm in the amphitheater of the Campus St Jean.
– APRIL –
Café croissant : Sunday April the 8th at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday April the 21th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday April the 28th at 8 pm
Concert ESO – Georges Bizet
Georges Bizet (25 October 1838 – 3 June 1875), registered at birth as Alexandre César Léopold Bizet, was a French composer of the romantic era. Best known for his operas in a career cut short by his early death.
Thursay April 5th at 8 pm
Exhibition – French around the world
This exhibition presents every place in the world where french is spoken. We have already presented Belguim, Tunisia, Lebanon, French Guinea, Viet nâm, Quebec. We now wait for Ivory Coast, Morocco, India…
Thursday April 12th 2018 at 7 pm at the Alliance Française
– MAY –
Café croissant : Sunday May the 6th at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday May the 19th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday May the 26th at 8 pm
French Comic Book Festival
The Alliance Française presents its fifth edition of the French Comic Book Festival. If you are interested about comic in the wine and wine in the comic, do not hesitate more longer. Come to join us between May 13th and May 18th !
Concert ESO – Ravel and Chausson
Maurice Ravel and Ernest Chausson are two French composers. Ravel is also pianist and conductor often associated with impressionism.
Sunday May 27th at 2 pm
– JUNE –
Café croissant : Sunday June the 3rd at 10.30 am
Game night : Saturday June the 16th at 8 pm
Movie night : Saturday June the 30th at 8 pm
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!
– JULY –