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Celebrating Halloween with our rats de bibliothèque!

Last week, all of Marlborough Street was covered in fake spiderwebs, jack-o-lanterns, and various ghouls, monsters, and other disguises. While many countries have their version…

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Meet Lindsay Shores

We love our members! In fact, we love them so much that we want you to get to know them and share in our community.…

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Practicing French…Outside the Classroom

Many students ask about ways to improve their French while they aren't in class. As a student of the French Cultural Center, I too am…

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Make language learning a game à la médiathèque

Many visitors ask us why the large black letters above our library desk read médiatheque and not bibliothèque. Although we have more than 30,000 books…

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Why Learn French? (What you may not know about the language of love.)

Recently, I had dinner with a friend and her colleagues. As often happens during these kinds of get-togethers, the conversation turned towards work. After telling…

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Fall Bucket List at the French Cultural Center

The New Year is long gone but a new season, full of new fun opportunities and activities, is upon us!  Inspired by autumn’s arrival, I…

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What is la rentrée littéraire?

You may have noticed the term “la rentrée” popping up in your French circles lately. By itself, this refers to the return to post-summer routines…

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BiblioTech: Browse and reserve books online

It’s that time of year again: August is here, and the library is closed through Labor Day. What to do when you can’t browse the…

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Meet Marta Vicarelli

We love our members! In fact, we love them so much that we want you to get to know them and share in our community.…

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Meet Cecil Adderley

We love our members! In fact, we love them so much that we want you to get to know them and share in our community.…

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 6:00 PM To 7:30 PM

This event is FULLY BOOKED! Check out our next Well Red event in December.

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018 5:30 PM To 6:00 PM

Discover the parts of our collection that make a perfect game night, for native speakers and French Learners alike! Learn new vocabulary and grammar in the context of some friendly competition.

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Tasting

Clear the Cave - November

An Evening of Fine Wine from Our Collection

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 7:00 PM To 9:00 PM

Calling all wine lovers! Join us for an unique tasting featuring a special selection of wines from our very own cellar.

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