Events to experience French culture

Because French is more than a language, the Alliance Française proposes many events throughout the year to help you to live French culture.



 

UPCOMING EVENTS




 

PREVIOUS EVENTS


Café Historique - 24 Mar

Café Historique - 24 Mar
Café Historique Versailles  24 March ~ Guest speaker Lucina Ward PhD Senior Curator
International Painting and Sculpture - Free event


Révolution Française! - A white gloves evening - 9 Feb

Révolution Française! - A white gloves evening - 9 Feb
View original 18th century French Revolutionary Pamphlets and related items at a one-off event, hosted by Friends of the National Library of Australia. Seats limited.

Conference Olivier Weber "La France d'aujourd'hui" -  Fri 18 Nov, 5.30pm

Conference Olivier Weber "La France d'aujourd'hui" - Fri 18 Nov, 5.30pm
Conference of reporter-at-large O.Weber
Talk conducted in English

Open Day & Xmas Market - Sat 12 Nov

Open Day & Xmas Market - Sat 12 Nov
An early taste of Christmas with local Canberra stalls, good food, live music & entertainment!

Concert Blanc MWC - 24 Sept

Concert Blanc MWC - 24 Sept
Concert Blanc - Keyboard for Versailles's King

Spring Series Concert #2 @ Wesley Music Centre 5.30pm

Bookclub - Sat 17 Sept

Bookclub - Sat 17 Sept
At 12 noon
Share your book experience with us!
"Ce qu'il advint du sauvage blanc" by François Garde

Concert Rouge - Poppies in the Field - 27 Aug

Concert Rouge - Poppies in the Field - 27 Aug
Spring Series Concert @ Wesley Music Centre 5.30-6.45pm
Concert Rouge - Poppies in the Field is based on a WW1 theme, featuring soprano Louise Page, pianist Colleen Rae-Gerrard, cellist Jacqueline Finlay & pianist Hilda Visser-Scott.

Café cinéma - Fri 29 July

Café cinéma - Fri 29 July
French movie screening with French subtitles - the best way to relax on a Friday night.
For AFC members only.

Bastille Day - 16 July 2016

Bastille Day - 16 July 2016
Come at the Mount Majura Vineyard and celebrate the French national day!
Due to overwhelming demand for this event, we are currently at capacity for the venue. We are doing our best to create more places but in the meantime we have had to create a waiting list. Please accept our apologies and contact Adeline at events@afcanberra.com.au to register for this list. If places become available we will contact you as soon as possible.

Euro 2016 - Final

Euro 2016 - Final
FRANCE IS IN FINAL OF THE EURO 2016!
Come and support Les Bleus during the game France-Portugal.
At the Alliance Française. Game starts at 4.50am.
 

Euro 2016 - Semifinals

Euro 2016 - Semifinals
Come and support Les Bleus during their semifinals with Germany. Only one game left to access the FINAL! 

The bar will be open (coffee and croissants on sale).

Café Littéraire - 24 June

Café Littéraire - 24 June
Café Littéraire - 24 June

Australian and Canberra based writer Karen Viggers is here to present her book in English.

Translated into French, we will have a book signing session along with a Q&A

Fête de la Musique - 17 June

Fête de la Musique - 17 June
Fête de la Musique - World Music Day 17 June

Come around and get together to celebrate music supporting local Canberra artists and bands.
Starting at 7pm and let see where the music take us ....

Café cinéma - 20 May

Café cinéma - 20 May
French movie screening with French subtitles - the best way to relax on a Friday night.
For AFC members only.

OPEN DAY - 2 April

OPEN DAY - 2 April
OPEN DAY 10 am - 3pm
Get 10 % on your French classes that day.

Come and stop by we will have a fun day @Alliance Francaise de Canberra. We will make French crêpes and our Embassies stalls will provide food all day long


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