CALENDAR 2014

September

 

 

Text Box: Soirée de Rentrée

 

 

Saturday,  September 27 (7 :00 –10 :30 PM) – You are cordially invited to our second « Soirée de Rentrée » for celebrating the start of another beautiful autumn and for celebrating the commencement of a year of magnificent programs at the AFNWCT! Last year the Soirée de Rentrée received high praise from the participants. Lawrence Tuchman will once again open his superb home our members and their friends. Come enjoy a glass of wine and delicious appetizers in an elegant atmosphere. Meet your new board, find your friends and make new ones. Price: Members: $ 17 (Your check must be received before September 23). Others (and late): $ 25.  BOOK YOUR PLACE NOW!  To reserve your place, please send your check by September 23 to: AFNWCT, PO Box 31, Woodbury, CT 06798-0031.

 

PS  Please don’t hesitate to forward this email to people you know who love French things.

 

Sent on behalf of our Conseil 2014-2016
Marda L. Gutierrez, AFNWCT President

AFNWCT phone: (203) 707-0710 or email : info@afnwct.org

 

 

October

 

 

Saturday, October 4 (10 :30 AM to 12 :30 PM) -- Café Conversation at the Barn Club, 558 Main Street South, Woodbury, Connecticut 06488.  Contact Noëlle if you plan to bring refreshments or if you wish to present a subject for discussion. Leading a session involves choosing an article or two and making a dozen copies for the group to read and discuss.  If there are dangerous road conditions, inquire at café@afnwct.org or call 203-707-0710 to find out if the event has been cancelled.

 

 

 

Text Box: Les Portes Ouvertes





Les Portes Ouvertes

 

Friday, October 10 (3 :00-7 :00 PM) -- Les Portes Ouvertes de L’École de Langue at One Pomperaug Office Park, Suite 301, Southbury, CT 06488, (203)707-0710.  This is the official opening of our new Language School.  Members, friends, residents, and neighboring businesses are welcome. Visit to see our beautiful new residence, to hear French music, to enjoy a glass of wine and toast of our success.  info@afnwct.org .

 

 

 

 

Saturday, October 18 (10 :30 AM to 12 :30 PM) -- Café Conversation at the Barn Club, 558 Main Street South, Woodbury, Connecticut 06488.  Contact Noëlle if you plan to bring refreshments or if you wish to present a subject for discussion. Leading a session involves choosing an article or two and making a dozen copies for the group to read and discuss.  If there are dangerous road conditions, inquire at café@afnwct.org or call 203-707-0710 to find out if the event has been cancelled.

 

 

 

 

Thursday, October 23 (7pm) --  French art in Connecticut presented by Brian Denyer at the Brookfield Public Library, 182 Whisconier Road, Brookfield, CT. Telephone: 203-775-6241.  In this program, Brian will provide the history and art criticism over thirty works of French art found in local museums in Hartford, New Haven and Farmington. His presentation will show the paintings either through the photographs or through links to the websites of museums. Book your tickets in advance through the website of the Brookfield Library: http://www.brookfieldlibrary.org/event-information?ee=2823 .

 

 

MC900036547[1]October (exact date to be announced) -- Jeux de Pétanque chez les Gutierrez Southbury).  Date will be determined later depending on the weather forecast. Come and enjoy this game that resembles the Italian game of bocce, but played with the balls of stainless steel. It is not necessary to know how to play, we will teach you. A light lunch will be served. Bring sweaters or jackets if the weather is cool.  Member Price: $ 10; Non-members Price: $ 20.  info@alnwct.org

 

 

November

 

 

Saturday, November 8 (10 :30 AM to 12 :30 PM) -- Café Conversation at the Barn Club, 558 Main Street South, Woodbury, Connecticut 06488.  Contact Noëlle if you plan to bring refreshments or if you wish to present a subject for discussion. Leading a session involves choosing an article or two and making a dozen copies for the group to read and discuss.  If there are dangerous road conditions, inquire at café@afnwct.org or call 203-707-0710 to find out if the event has been cancelled.

 

 

 

MC900389662[1]Friday, November  21 (7pm) –  Art and Beaujolais wine at the AFNWCT École de Langue,1 Pomperaug Office Park, Suite 301, Southbury. What's better than enjoying a glass of wine while discussing French art with Brian Denyer. Timed to coincide with Beaujolais Nouveau’s traditional release for sale of its newly fermented wine, Mr. Denyer’s hour-long presentation is an overview of some 30 works of French art. For more information, click the following link: art & beaujolais .

 

 

 

Saturday, November 22 (10 :30 AM to 12 :30 PM) -- Café Conversation at the Barn Club, 558 Main Street South, Woodbury, Connecticut 06488.  Contact Noëlle if you plan to bring refreshments or if you wish to present a subject for discussion. Leading a session involves choosing an article or two and making a dozen copies for the group to read and discuss.  If there are dangerous road conditions, inquire at café@afnwct.org or call 203-707-0710 to find out if the event has been cancelled.

 

December

 

 

Saturday, December 6 (10 :30 AM to 12 :30 PM) -- Café Conversation at the Barn Club, 558 Main Street South, Woodbury, Connecticut 06488.  Contact Noëlle if you plan to bring refreshments or if you wish to present a subject for discussion. Leading a session involves choosing an article or two and making a dozen copies for the group to read and discuss.  If there are dangerous road conditions, inquire at café@afnwct.org or call 203-707-0710 to find out if the event has been cancelled.

 

 

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Sunday, December 21 --Dîner Dansant du Solstice d’Hiver  -- Détails TBD

 

 

 

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