L'Etoile French Immersion School
is now accepting enrollments for its 2014 summer program. The school will offer a variety of week-long camps in French and English led by qualified instructors in yoga, bouldering, tennis, archery and much more. To find out more visit their website
. Recent NY Developments:
The recent article in the New York Times
about the French government's initiative to finance French programs in NY schools has given rise to other discussion in the press. Click here
for one of the recent "point-counterpoint" articles from Business Insider. Need a printer?
The Alliance has a surplus Epson NX300 printer for sale, new in the box, for $75. The printer sells on Ebay for $209 (click here
). Call 503.223.8388 (the Alliance office). Member ad:
French-American family is looking for a part-time French-speaking na
nny for their two sons, ages 3 & 5. They need help with after school pick-up and after-school activities 3 days a week for 3 hours a day. Experience in child-care / education is preferred. Reliable car and experience driving in Portland is a must. $15-20 an hour pending qualifications/experience. Only loving, fun and reliable applicants need apply. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
with resume and for full details.
Free French Film: The Clark College French Club presents the film, La Vie en Rose, in French (with English subtitles) on Friday, March 7, 2014. Refreshments at 6:30pm, film at 7pm in the Foster Auditorium at Clark College (1800 E. McLoughlin Bd in Vancouver, Wash.) Free and open to the public.
French Pharmacie Products in Portland:
Have you ever wanted to find, here in Portland, s
ome of the top skincare products that you'd normally only be able to find in a French pharmacie
? Then visit Alliance member Hélène Lawless at her Be Smooth
boutique in the Pearl. There, you'll find France's best-selling cleanser, Bioderma Sensibio H20 Cleansing Water as well as the best-selling Nuxe pharmacy brand, plus Lierac, Roger & Gallet, and Bourjois. Be Smooth also provides esthetic services including facials, waxing, and body treatments like those you'd find in a French institut de beauté.
Alliance members, show your card and get 10% off spa services. Not a member?
for the list of all Portland businesses offering discounts to Alliance members. Join now - it's just $36/year. Click here
for secure online membership registration and join a growing group of 2,000 member-supporters.
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