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What You Need to Know about Events at the FCC

The FCC is known for high-quality events that delight all kinds of francophiles- from the ones who just came back from an amazing first trip…

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Francophone Islands in the Sun: Do You Want to Escape this Holiday Season?

It is easy to get consumed by the sights and sounds of the upcoming holiday season, American Hallmark-style, the familiar annual soundtrack - a mish-mash…

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Meet Pierre and Natalie Sorel

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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A French Thankgiving

The French don’t celebrate Thanksgiving but that doesn’t mean you can’t add a French flair to your celebration! Last year we offered suggestions on how…

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Le Beaujolais Nouveau - All marketing hype or just misunderstood?

It’s almost the third Thursday in November, almost time to uncork a bottle of Beaujolais Nouveau - cue the trumpet fanfare, fireworks and general frenzy!…

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Fall Celebrations: Halloween and La Toussaint

Halloween and La Toussaint are two holidays that are celebrated back-to-back, one on October 31 and one on November 1. Both, however, are not celebrated…

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Looking ahead to new beginnings...
A message from President and Executive Director, Barbara Bouquegneau

Hope…this has been the world’s currency for the past 19 months. Qui aurait cru?

As daily life increasingly begins to resemble “normal,” I reflect on pandemic life’s challenges and how we responded with new initiatives. And I thank you, our French Cultural Center volunteers, members, and students for staying with us through it all...

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Fall in love: l’automne en France

I love New England all year long but I have to admit that I have a coup de coeur for the fall season. What is…

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Les Vendanges -The Grape Harvest

While we’re surrounded by caramel apples and all-things-pumpkin in New England, across the pond in France, les vendanges are coming to a close. The word…

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Rentrée Recap

Think of this as our “What we did on our summer vacation” post, French-style. Even without our building at 53 Marlborough Street, the Center was…

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 7, 2022 6:00 PM To 8:00 PM

Art lovers, join us for a creative and inspiring night with artist, Marie Ganne!

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Health & Fitness

Barre en français: July Sessions

Exercise your body and your vocabulary online!

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 9:00 AM To 10:00 AM

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

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Celebration

Bastille Day Celebration at La Voile Brookline

In-Person Bastille Day Celebration

Thursday, July 14, 2022 5:00 PM To 9:00 PM

Celebrate La Fête Nationale with us and our friends from La Voile!

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