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IMPORTANT - ALL OUR OPERATIONS ARE CURRENTLY RUNNING REMOTELY

APPOINTMENTS CAN BE MADE IN PERSON IN LARCHMONT ONLY

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While most of our activities and classes are currently happening online, some of our classes are resuming in person, and we're hoping more will follow soon!

Meet Our Team: Alice Amundson

by Julia Tilley

As our fall session begins, we would like to introduce you to our team. Our first interview is with our receptionist, Alice Amundson.

Do you want to bring a little bit of French cuisine into your home? Be sure to try out this simple and delicious recipe and make an île flottante!

Although we can't travel right now, our sponsor VeronicTravel is giving you a virtual tour of the Northwestern region of Brittany.

The content of this article has been sponsored by VeronicTravel and was originally written by Véronique. For more information, contact her at:
www.veroniquetravel.com | vero@veroniquetravel.com | 917 495 5058

Podcasts to immerse into 3 French places

by Pauline Boucherie

Travel plans have been canceled this Summer, but fortunately, the Internet is full of resources to help you discover far away places in various ways, such as through podcasts and videos. You don’t need to spend hours looking for them, here are some we found for you… 

French cook at home - Quiche lorraine

by Pauline Boucherie

Today, we will teach you how to prepare a traditional quiche lorraine. This French recipe is surprisingly very easy to make, and is a nice way to add a little bit of French cuisine and culture to your kitchen!

As we are all stuck at home, our sponsor VeronicTravel is giving you a quick tour of the sumptuous and most Northern region of France: the Hauts de France. 

The content of this article has been sponsored by VeronicTravel and was originally written by Véronique.
For more information, contact her at: www.veronictravel.com | vero@veronictravel.com | 917 495 5058

The world of French ballet

by Pauline Boucherie

This is a special cultural article about French dance. And you don’t even have to be a dance lover to enjoy our recommendations of online cultural resources! This selection is a good opportunity to help you discover an emblematic place for dance in Paris and French ballet dancers. 

Bravo à nos CM2 pour leur travail !

by Pauline Boucherie

Nous vous présentons un projet de français réalisé par nos CM2. En mai, ils ont travaillé sur le thème du journal, et en ont rédigé un eux-mêmes : le Westchester Times !

In this blog post, we explore the historical backgrounds of the 4th of July as well as the 14 Juillet, and see how the two are linked. We also go into present-day celebrations.

Our selection of realistic novels for adults

by Pauline Boucherie

Four novels in French for adults, available on Culturethèque. Four digital books for advanced learners in French and Francophones. Four ways of escaping through striking stories about family, nostalgia, animal extinction, love, dictatorship, and most of all, our contemporary world. Enjoy our recommendations! 

As we are all stuck at home, our sponsor VeronicTravel is giving you a quick tour of nice regions in the East of France: Franche-Comté and Alsace. 

The content of this article has been sponsored by VeronicTravel and was originally written by Véronique.
For more information, contact her at: www.veronictravel.com | vero@veronictravel.com | 917 495 5058

In this article, curious Francophiles, French food lovers, or French expatriates will find information like good places and websites to find the best French food products in Westchester, for your pre-dinner drinks. This is a good opportunity to prepare French appetizers, or add a little bit of France to your typical meals! We will also tell you how to find the products necessary to prepare the French cocktail called “kir”. 

As parents will have to find new ways to keep their children busy this summer, find here recommendations of videos and activities to make kids love art, through the discovery of French artists. Children may not be always interested in museums, but short videos in French about painters and sculptors can be a good way of learning about fine arts while listening to French. We also recommend you a website where you can find nice coloring pages of French paintings!

Virtual trip to France - Visit Chamonix!

by Pauline Boucherie

As we are all stuck at home, our sponsor VeronicTravel is giving you a quick tour of the stunning city of Chamonix.  

The content of this article has been sponsored by VeronicTravel and was originally written by Véronique.
For more information, contact her at: www.veronictravel.com | vero@veronictravel.com | 917 495 5058

French cook at home - Tarte Tatin

by Pauline Boucherie

Even though many cities and states around the United States are beginning to open up, many people are still using this time in quarantine to master their baking and cooking skills. With our Alliance Française being located so closely to the “Big Apple,” what better recipe to try than Tarte Tatin, a well known French food similar to apple pie? 

Have you ever thought that you would walk near Mont Saint-Michel, Normandy, from your couch? Have you ever wanted to watch Lascaux cave paintings? Thanks to digital resources, it is now easier than ever to go on a journey to the other side of the world. Here, explore and virtually tour 2 emblematic places of the Dordogne region and Normandy, in France. 

Virtual Trip to France - Visit the Provence!

by Pauline Boucherie

As we are all stuck at home, our sponsor VeronicTravel is giving you a quick tour of the sunny and peaceful region of the Provence.  

The content of this article has been sponsored by VeronicTravel and was originally written by Véronique.
For more information, contact her at: www.veronictravel.com | vero@veronictravel.com | 917 495 5058