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Focus on French Fashion

Do you like French fashion? I love it. Sure, couture creations are pricey and may seem a bit silly but that doesn’t stop me from…

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Meet Amy Harlowe

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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Three Ways to Experience Haitian Culture in Boston

The Francophone world is vast and includes countries and regions in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North America, including the Caribbean. One of the Francophone countries…

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Bandes Dessinées for All Readers on Hoopla: Part 3

If you’ve read parts one and two of this bandes dessinées recommendations series, you’ll have an idea of just how varied the stories and art…

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In Memoriam: Jordan L. Golding

Honorary Trustee, Jordan L. Golding passed away on August 8, 2021. Jordan was a Trustee of the French Library from 1980 until 2003 and was involved in guiding the organization’s finances and investment decisions.

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Bandes Dessinées for All Readers on Hoopla: Part 2

Bandes dessinées are a great way to enrich your enjoyment of French, both as a native speaker and as a French learner! This style of…

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Coquillages and Cocktails

The season of summer begs for long days outside, especially with a cold drink by your side. If you are anything like me, you love…

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Add a French Touch to Your New England Getaway

Are you dreaming of visiting France from the comfort of New England this summer? If you need a bit of inspiration for your staycation, we…

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A Reflection on Bastille Day and an Exciting Year Ahead for the French Cultural Center

In our latest message from President and Executive Director, Barbara Bouquegneau, she looks back on Bastille Day and looks forward to the exciting year ahead for the French Cultural Center.

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Event Recap: Bastille Day at La Voile Brookline

On July 14, 2021, Bastille Day was back at the Center! Ok, so there was no block party on Marlborough Street but we did hold…

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Upcoming Events

Author Talk

Live from France with Award-Winning Author Janet Skeslien Charles

Virtual Author Talk with a New York Times bestselling author

Saturday, September 25, 2021 10:00 AM To 11:00 AM

Lovers of Paris, join us for an interview with award-winning author Janet Skeslien Charles, who will discuss her last book The Paris Library!

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Health & Fitness

Barre en français: September Sessions

Exercise your body and your vocabulary online!

Monday, September 27, 2021 9:00 AM To 10:00 AM

Improve your health and your vocabulary during our online barre classes in French!

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Monday, September 27, 2021 5:30 PM To 6:30 PM

Join us in reading L'Élégance du hérisson by Muriel Barbery for the library's book club en français!

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