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The History and Culture of Provence

In two weeks we are offering a special Provence wine tasting and dinner. This prompted me to tell you a bit more about this region.…

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Spring into the Season with These Five White Wines from France

Today we welcome Nicole Muscari as our guest blogger! Nicole is originally from Rochester, NY, but has been living in New York City since 2013.…

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4 Places to Pause in Paris

Paris is beautiful, exhilarating, historic, enchanting….and exhausting! Whether you choose to take the metro around town or explore on foot, there is no doubt you…

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Your Class Questions Answered!

The French Library/Alliance Francaise is THE place to learn French in Boston. We have a stellar staff, proven immersive method, and a number of ways…

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Warrior Women: Heroines of the Haitian Revolution

The Haitian Revolution began with slave uprisings in 1791 and finally ended after much bloodshed and incredible bravery with the defeat of the French in…

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A Message from Our New Youth Programs Manager

A message from Alan Gómez, our new Youth Programs Manager!

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Why you should read Le Malade Imaginaire

The first Molière play I ever saw was Le Malade Imaginaire. The performance took place at my local theater in Brest, France: “Le Quartz, scène…

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Après-ski eats!

February in France is synonymous with holidays in the mountains. When it comes to winter pastimes in France, there are different types of people. Some…

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Top 5 Rom-Coms for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is not as significant an occasion in France as it is here in the United States. I do not recall ever gifting cards…

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Audiobooks and Podcasts for Kids Ages 2-99

I love reading stories to children, I really do. I love doing all the different voices, as it absolutely awakens the inner actress in me.…

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Upcoming Events

From Nov 8, 2022 To Dec 15, 2022 At 1:00 PM

As part of the One Film One Federation, Alliance Française offering, we are pleased to give you the opportunity to watch the movie Red soil/Rouge from the comfort of your home until December 31.

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022 6:30 PM To 8:00 PM

The French Library is glad to welcome co-executive producer Lu Childs and Charlot Lucien from the Haitian Artists Assembly of Massachusetts to present the documentary Madan Sara and to moderate the Q&A that will follow the screening.

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Festival

Marché de Noël

French Holiday Gift Market

Saturday, December 3, 2022 10:00 AM To 4:00 PM

Sip and shop your way through our line-up of local artisans and vendors at our annual French holiday gift market. Members get in free!

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