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Playing and learning with French children's magazines

Do you remember the childhood excitement of receiving a glossy, new magazine? How about the enjoyment of leisurely flipping through the pictures, reading the articles,…

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Middle School Teacher Grants Awarded

The French Cultural Center / Alliance Française of Boston and Cambridge is pleased to announce the winners of its 2018 middle school grants: Anne Zachary…

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The Center's Top Five - Spring Edition

I love Paris in the spring time…  In my eyes, Paris is great any time of year but there's just something about the idea of…

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Jean-Yves Thibaudet Receives Mosaïque Award

The Mosaïque Committee of the French Cultural Center of Boston presented world-renowned French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet with the first-ever Mosaïque Award for Exceptional Achievement. The…

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Further Listening : Podcasts for French on the Go

Our previous blog post about Podcasts in French generated much discussion in our library and online! In response to your comments and requests, here are…

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Meet Clare Goslant

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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Ingrid Marquardt Promoted to Center Librarian

The French Cultural Center is proud to announce that Ingrid Marquardt has been promoted to the role of Center Librarian. Marquardt, previously the Center’s Library…

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Join us for a Blind Date with a Book at the Library!

For the month of February, la bibliothèque is hosting some blind dates... with books! Most of us are a little guilty of judging a book…

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Meet Dr. Karl Brommer

We love our members! In fact, we love them so much that we want you to get to know them, too. After all, this is…

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Ring in the New Year with Lire Magazine's Best of 2017!

With 2018 swiftly approaching, francophone book lovers just might be wondering: what were the best books of 2017? In response, Lire magazine has published a…

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Upcoming Events

Exhibition

Dancers of the Nightway

Navajo Weavings with Ceremonial Themes

From May 10, 2018 To Jun 6, 2018

View our latest gallery exhibit featuring a collection of Navajo weavings featuring ceremonial dancers, courtesy of Rebecca and Jean-Paul Valette.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018 6:00 PM To 8:00 PM

This lecture will explore the architectural and engineering challenges and achievements of two important landmarks in Paris and Boston. 

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Thursday, May 31, 2018 6:30 PM To 8:45 PM

Calling all aperitif lovers! Join us for an evening of aperitifs featuring eight different samples, brought to you by Heavenly Spirits.

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