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Franco Irish Literary Festival

October 5th, 2013|

Franco Irish Literary Festival 19th to 21st April 2013 The theme this year is: Love and hurt – L’amour, la blessure – Grá agus Gortú Now a significant date in Dublin’s annual literary calendar The Franco-Irish Literary Festival is preparing for its fourteenth edition continuing the tradition that led to Dublin’s nomination as a UNESCO [...]

Philippe Milloux

October 5th, 2013|

Philippe Milloux, délégué général de l’Alliance française en Irlande was welcomed on his first visit to Waterford by Robbert Van Donselaar, président and committee of Alliance française Waterford.

Intouchables/Untouchable

October 5th, 2013|

Don't miss this French film at Garter Lane Arts Centre. Book online at www.garterlane.ie. Alliance Française Waterford Concession tickets: €6.00 Saturday 12th Jan. at 20:00, Sunday 13th Jan. at 20:00   Move over Jean Dujardin and The Artist: France's most talked-about performance and film this year comes in the shape of this comedy that's become [...]

2013 classes commencing

October 5th, 2013|

The second term will commence in January 2013 for Primary school children with Anne-Sophie on Monday 7th January. Secondary school students with Clotilde, on Wednesday 9th to Friday 11th January. Secondary school students with Ben, on Tuesday 15th January. Adult classes will start week commencing Monday 14th. If there are any queries, call Nell on [...]

Franco-Irish Literary Festival 2012

October 5th, 2013|

The Franco-Irish Literary Festival is thirteen years old. Who could have predicted such longevity for the modest gathering of authors from two different cultures but sharing the same love of literature? Now a significant date in Dublin’s annual literarycalendar, The Franco-Irish Literary Festival is ready for its 13th edition, enriching the tradition that led to [...]

Let’s French… Again! FILMS !

October 5th, 2013|

Waterford Film For All and Garter Lane Arts Centre presents...... Fans of French films are in for a treat this weekend. In association with Let's French Again! Festival we're proud to present three very different films from the home of top class cinema. The weekend opens on Friday 30th at 9pm with Sarah's Key, starring [...]

Waterford Writers Weekend

October 5th, 2013|

Martin is a sixty three year old ex-restaurateur and chef de cuisine . He describes writing as his first love and did a B.A in English and History before becoming a chef. He started writing again when Waterford local radio station WLR asked him to do a weekly recipe slot in 1980, just after he [...]

Let’s French… Again!

October 5th, 2013|

Alliance Française Waterford & Wexford is delighted to be associated this spring with,'Let's French... Again!' Festival. Everybody is invited to plunge into a bubble of French atmosphere right in the heart of Waterford City. Come and enjoy a sample of la culture Française: photographs, music, cinema, literature, food... and of course, wine! From 24th to 31st March 2012, [...]

Séminaire bonne gouvernance II, Galway.

October 5th, 2013|

Four members of the Alliance Française Waterford et Wexford committee (Robbert & Nell Van Donselaar, Dan Jensen and Mary Fearon) attended a Good Governance Seminar in Galway on Saturday, October 8th, 2011. The Seminar was hosted by Clare Bourgeois, Déléguée Générale de l’Alliance Française en Irlande. Presentations were made by Patricia Quinn, specialist in not- [...]

Diplôme DELF A2 awards

October 5th, 2013|

Congratulations to the members of Alliance Française Waterford who received their Diplôme DELF A2 certificates during October. Alliance Française Waterford teachers prepared the students for the examination which provides accreditation in proficiency in the French language. DELF is the Official French proficiency test administered by the Centre international d'étude pédagogiques. DELF is recognized as a [...]