Calendar of Events

Monday, August 10, 2015

More French Immersion in August


The Alliance kicks off its 8th year of immersion programs for adults this summer. These popular week-long and weekend programs, for levels A2/B1 and B2, are taught by multiple native-fluent Alliance instructors (more…)

Friday, August 7, 2015

Resnais’ Wild Grass at PSU’s 5th Avenue Cinema


One of the last films of the great French director Alain Resnais, Wild Grass (Les herbes folles) was awarded a special jury prize at the Cannes Film Festival in 2009. (more…)

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Celebrate French Heritage at WillaKenzie Estate


WillaKenzie Estate invites francophiles to enjoy a day of Burgundian-style wines, delicious French cuisine, and pétanque this coming weekend, August 1 & 2. (more…)

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Delta Air Lines Raffle Drawing July 14

Eiffel Tower

The winner of the Delta Air Lines raffle will be selected at 6:15 pm on the French National Day, July 14, at the St. Honoré Boulangerie on NW Thurman.


Maille Mustard on Tap July 14

Mustard on tap

Maille French Mustard on Tap debuts July 14 at World Foods on Everett in the Pearl. That’s right, mustard on tap! (more…)

Monday, July 13, 2015

Summer Camps for Children July and August 2015


The Alliance will offer three half-day French-language summer camps for children this summer. Class size is typically 5-9 students. Enroll by calling the Alliance office at 503 223 8388. (more…)

Bastille Week Deals at the Alliance


To carry on with the Bastille Day celebration this week, the Alliance is offering a special 30% discount on memberships and renewals through July 17. (more…)

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Bal des Pompiers at Vie de Bohème


Have you ever dreamed of spending an evening dancing in Paris, enjoying French Music (Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel, Yves Montand) while drinking French wines and eating French food? It’s a tradition in France to have a Fireman’s Ball (le bal des pompiers) on Bastille Day to thank them for all their hard work. (more…)

Portland’s Bastille Festival July 11, 2015


Portland’s 13th annual Bastille Festival will take place on Saturday, July 11, 2015, from noon – 6 pm. (more…)

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

CINE-SALON: “Gemma Bovery” Premiere Screening


The Alliance will hold a special advance screening of the latest Anne Fontaine film, Gemma Bovery on Wednesday, July 8, at 7 pm at Living Room Theaters. (more…)

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