Archives for March 2019

Fête de la Francophonie

Over 20 francophiles and francophones enjoyed a potluck to celebrate the Francophonie Week, on Sunday March 17, 2019. 

Chef André

Friday 5 April at 5:30pm, Monterey Peninsula College, the kitchen at room FC-104

This will be a three-way gastronomic event, with Cooking Professor Chef André educating the audience on, and demonstrating, French-influenced culinary methods; with MIIS interpretation students translating from French into English; and with our own AF members playing the vital roles of taster and critic. Some hands-on effort may be necessary to help serve. Wine will be available to
accompany the fruits of your efforts. Price of admission will be $23 to cover the cost of ingredients and a donation to the MPC hospitality program. RSVP by April 2 (see the bulletin for more information).

Concours de poésie

Saturday, March 23, 2019
2:00 PM on the MIIS campus, Irvine Auditorium, McCone Building
Free Admission (No need to RSVP.)

French students from local schools will recite poems belonging to the canon of French literature, as well as their own original compositions. Prizes will be awarded for the best performances. We encourage you to come support these students and their study of the French language. Refreshments will be served.

La Semaine de la Francophonie

Sunday, March 17, 2019 in Pebble Beach
5:00 pm

Potluck: Bring a dish from France or another francophone country to share. RSVP by March 14. Please see the March bulletin for RSVP and location details.