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A Toast to the Francophonie: How to Make a Ti Punch

Throughout March we are honoring diversity of the Francophone world!  What better way to celebrate than offering a toast to our Francophone friends with this…

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Chez Nous: A History of Our Home

Here at the French Cultural Center, members, students, and visitors often ask about the history of our building in Boston's historic Back Bay. As it…

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Classic French Love Songs to Listen to this Valentine's Day

Seeking to set the mood this Valentine’s Day? Look no further! To say the French are known romantics is an understatement. There is no end…

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Putting an Accent on Success

Each year, the French Cultural Center raises funds through generous individual gifts and proceeds from our annual Tour de France Viticole Wine Dinner to support…

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Meet Camran Shahidi

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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Celebrating diversity in children’s books

January 25th is National Multicultural Children's Book Day! Celebrate by checking out one of these diverse books in French from our library.

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Fine Arts Film Reviews

This month marks a change in our programming here at the French Cultural Center; namely, we introduced themed events for members. Our first theme this…

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12 TED Talks en français to inspire your French

As mentioned in our last post involving the platform, YouTube can be an amazing resource when it comes to learning another language. Not only does…

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2018 Student & Teacher Awards

The French Cultural Center / Alliance Française of Boston and Cambridge is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 student and teacher awards. Each…

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Recette de vin chaud (Hot Mulled Wine Recipe)

Vin chaud (hot mulled wine) is a favorite this time of year in France. In fact, we have received many requests for the version we…

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 2:00 PM To 3:30 PM

Join Benjamin this month for an in-depth discussion of Le fils naturel by Denis Diderot.

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Lecture

From Versailles to the Stars

French 'Firsts' Will Transform Air Travel

Thursday, June 6, 2019 6:30 PM To 8:30 PM

An air travel lifestyle that Jules Verne could only imagine now is on the cusp of becoming reality! Join us for the final program of our French Innovation series and learn what's next in aviation and space innovation from three innovators linked to the French tradition.

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Workshop

Un Mois, Un Livre: Carmen

de Prosper Mérimée

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 2:00 PM To 3:30 PM

Join Benjamin this month for an in-depth discussion of Carmen by Prosper Mérimée.

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