Events

Provence: a land of historical, cultural and artistic encounters

Friday, February 24, 2017 07:00 pm
Alliance Française de Pasadena
Claude Blanc, a retired professor of French cultural studies at the University of Aix-Marseille III, will recount how Provence, thanks to its exceptional geographical situation, has long been a passageway...
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DEJEUNER

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:00 pm
French Déjeuner at Paul Martin's American Grill,  455 S. Lake Ave.,Pasadena. Contact Paulette for a mandatory reservation. Lunch starts at noon sharp. CASH ONLY- NO EXCEPTIONS NOT A MEMBER YET ? SIGN...
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“Le regard /la lecture politique de Rithy Panh”

Thursday, April 20, 2017 07:00 pm
Alliance Française de Pasadena
« Le regard /la lecture politique de Rithy Panh :  L’adaptation filmique d’ Un Barrage contre le Pacifique de Marguerite Duras » Dr. Panivong Norindr, Professor of French and Comparative...
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Next Pause Café

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 09:15 am
Let's take a longer monthly coffee break to replenish from our busy lives! Butter croissants, pains au chocolat, pains aux raisins dipped in a  fresh cup of coffee...so yummy!! But there's even more:  get...
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“Colette et ses Sortilèges”

Friday, May 19, 2017 07:00 pm
Par Dr. Michèle Druon, Emerita Professor of French, California State University, Fullerton On réévalue aujourd’hui l’œuvre de Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954) dans ses multiples dimensions –...
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Book Club

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 01:00 pm
Alliance Française de Pasadena
The book for the month of June  is "Le diable vert" by Muriel Cerf. The book club meets every third Tuesday of each month at 1pm. For more information, please contact Anne Jose, Free for members|...
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Défilé de Mode-French Runway Show

Friday, June 23, 2017 05:00 pm
Alliance Française de Pasadena 232 N. Lake Ave. Suite 105 Pasadena
Join us for an unprecedented Défilé de Mode featuring French fashion from Walker /Viden luxury consignment! This special runway show will feature renowned brands such as Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint...
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Bastille Day Dinner

Friday, July 14, 2017 05:30 pm
Let's celebrate Bastille Day with a French Dinner at Café Bizou, 91 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena. Contact Paulette for a mandatory reservation. CASH ONLY- NO EXCEPTIONS NOT A MEMBER YET ? SIGN UP HERE...
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Tournoi de Pétanque

Sunday, September 24, 2017 05:00 pm
Join us for an unprecedented "Tournoi de Pétanque" at Arlington Garden in Pasadena. Enter the competition or just be a spectator, either way you will have a blast and get an authentic French...
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DEJEUNER

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 12:00 pm
French Déjeuner at Pacific Seafood Grill,  230 S. Lake Ave.,Pasadena. Contact Marie-Claire for a mandatory reservation. Lunch starts at noon sharp. CASH ONLY- NO EXCEPTIONS NOT A MEMBER YET ?...
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Book club

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 01:00 pm
The book for the month of October  is "Petit Pays" de Gael Faye The book club meets every third Tuesday of each month at 1pm. For more information, please contact Sylvie Free for members| $2 for...
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Les débuts du cinéma français

Friday, October 20, 2017 07:00 pm
Let's travel back in time and take a journey through the history of French cinema. In this part 1, we will go all the way back to the very beginning of film making, starting with "Les frères Lumières" to...
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Art exhibition

Sunday, October 22, 2017 04:00 pm
Régine Verougstraete is an artist and book writer. Her art will be displayed until November 22,2017. Paintings are available for sale. Just inquire with Fanchon or Nicole Read more...
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DEJEUNER

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 pm
French Déjeuner at Green Street Restaurant, 146 Shoppers Ln.,Pasadena Contact Marie-Claire for a mandatory reservation. Lunch starts at noon sharp. CASH ONLY- NO EXCEPTIONS NOT A MEMBER YET ? SIGN...
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What’s French for christmas?

Friday, December 1, 2017 06:30 pm
Let's have fun while enjoying some delicious goodies this holiday season! Just guess which product is French and which one's not and voilà! The person who guesses the most will win a gift basket full...
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DEJEUNER

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 pm
To get in the holiday spirit, let's have a French Déjeuner at The Raymond Restaurant, 1250 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, Contact Marie-Claire for a mandatory reservation. Lunch starts at noon...
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BOOK CLUB

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 01:00 pm
The book for the month of November  is "Des âmes simples" de Pierre Adrian The book club meets every third Tuesday of each month at 1pm. For more information, please contact Sylvie Free for...