February 24, 2019 – Sunday
Movie Afternoon with The Alliance Française of Newport
Sunday, February 24, 2019
Portsmouth Free Library
2658 East Main Rd
We will be viewing the 2008 hilarious comedy, “Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis”–“Welcome to the Sticks.” The film will be in French with English subtitles. The film is one of the most popular films ever produced in France.
This French Comedy, directed by Dany Boon and starring Kad Merad, Dany Boon and Zoe Felix, follows the adventures of Philippe and his wife as they deal with a failed job transfer to the French Riviera and end up in a small town in northern France and details their culture shock.
The event is free to Alliance Members. Refreshments will be served.
Please bring an hors d’oeuvre to share if you are able to do so.
RSVP: Reservations are necessary. RSVP by February 18, 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org
March 21, 2019
The Museum of Work and Culture in Woonsocket – http://www.woonsocketri.org
American Association of Teachers of French – http://www;aatfri.com
Brown University – https://events.brown.edu
French Consulate in Boston – email@example.com
Sunday, March 24, 2019
Enjoy the French Film Festival at Salve Regina University with members of Alliance Française of Newport. We will sit together as a group.
2:00 p.m. Coffee and Pastry Reception
3:00 p.m. film
Location: O’Hare Academic Building, Bazarsky Lecture Hall,
Ochre Point Ave., Salve Regina University
The film is “L’Atelier/The Workshop.”
An unflinching look at contemporary societal issues.
Link to French Film Festival at Salve: https://salve.edu/french-film-festival
Ticket price for this film is $15.
Festival Pass for the French Film Festival is $35 which will include this film.
April 7, 2019 – Sunday
Presentation by Emmanuel Dary, French Commandant at Naval War College
2:00 p.m. at The Antone Center at Salve Regina University
56 Lawrence Ave, Newport, RI 02480
Title of Presentation: Solo Ocean Racing–A French Tradition
The presentation will be in French with Questions and Answers in English.
This event is free and open to the Public.
RSVP: Reservations are required.
RSVP by March 31, 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org
April 28, 2019
Conversation in French at the Newport home of an Alliance member.
For Alliance members only
Please send email to email@example.com for more information
Field Trip – TBD
Sunday, July 14, 2019
Wreath Laying Ceremony at The Rochambeau statue
King Park, Newport
Monday, July 15, 2019
Celebration of Bastille Day
Luncheon with a speaker about French history
Conanicut Yacht Club
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