Archives for December 2014

Membership Renewal

Despite an extra-long 18 month fiscal year due to changes in our statutes, and through good management of our accounts, the Board of Directors has decided to maintain the current amount of the membership contribution. To renew your membership in the Alliance Francaise:

  • Print and complete the application form
  • Enclose an appropriate check payable to “Alliance Francaise de la Péninsule de Monterey”
  • Address all to

Alliance Française de la Péninsule de Monterey
P.O.Box 3573
Carmel CA 93921

Christmas Luncheon

Sunday, December 14 at 12:00 (service will begin at 12:30)

Los Laureles Lodge, 313 West Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley CA, 93924

The Los Laureles restaurant team offers the following at $32.00 per person, taxes and gratuities are included:

Mesclun de Carmel Valley au chèvre chaud, vinaigrette balsamique

Filet de saumon sauce au beurre
Asperges et riz sauvage
Côtelettes d’agneau
Pommes de terre sautées et haricots verts

Crêpes fourrées aux pommes et coulis de framboises

Water, coffee and tea are included. Wine is extra.

There will be no piano to accompany our traditional Christmas songs but that does not stop us from singing a cappella. Bring your favorite holiday songs and scores

Our President Marie-France de Sibert is in charge of reservations. It is imperative that you send to her your check which will confirm your reservation before Wednesday, December 10 at the latest. Do not forget to indicate your choice of dish.

Send your check to:
Alliance Française de la Péninsule de Monterey
P.O.Box 3573
Carmel CA 93921

You will easily find Los Laureles Lodge located on Carmel Valley Road shortly after Los Laureles Grade and Bernadus Lodge. The spacious parking lot is on the right as you enter.

If you do not drive and want to attend the luncheon, contact Pascale Richards-Deliens so she may help arrange carpooling.

Renewal of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee

Our President Marie-France de Sibert offers, on the advice of the Nomination Committee, the attached list of candidates. Each member in good standing is called upon to vote.

Ballots must be received no later than December 14.

You have three ways to vote:

1) Print and complete the enclosed voting ballot that you received in the mail

Alliance Française de la Péninsule de Monterey
P.O.Box 3573
Carmel CA 93921

2) Vote online

3) Vote on the spot December 14 before 3:00pm during the Christmas lunch at Los Laureles Lodge

Note that you may send the membership renewal form, the ballot and the Christmas lunch participation check in one envelope.