Important Announcement

All group and private classes are taught online until further notice. The Alliance office is also virtual, and Kamm House is open only by appointment. Please contact us at info@afportland.org.  Learning Material pick-up dates at Kamm House begin the week of March 15.

Littérature B1/B2 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : LITERATURE 1

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Wednesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
03/31/2021 to 04/28/2021
Instructor: Marie-Pierre Wolfe

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

DescriptionCe printemps, découvrez l’auteur Jean-Paul Didierlaurent et plongez-vous dans la lecture de son livre “Le liseur du 6h27”. 

Sur le chemin du travail, Guylain lit à haute voix tous les matins aux passagers du RER de 6h27 quelques pages rescapées de livres voués à la destruction. Ce curieux passe-temps va l'amener à faire la connaissance de personnages hauts en couleur qui cherchent eux aussi, à réinventer leur vie. Un concentré de bonne humeur plein de tendresse et d'humanité.

 

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Littérature B1/B2 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : LITERATURE 2

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Wednesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/05/2021 to 06/02/2021
Instructor: Marie-Pierre Wolfe

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

Description: Ce printemps, découvrez l’auteur Jean-Paul Didierlaurent et plongez-vous dans la lecture de son livre “Le liseur du 6h27”. 

Sur le chemin du travail, Guylain lit à haute voix tous les matins aux passagers du RER de 6h27 quelques pages rescapées de livres voués à la destruction. Ce curieux passe-temps va l'amener à faire la connaissance de personnages hauts en couleur qui cherchent eux aussi, à réinventer leur vie. Un concentré de bonne humeur plein de tendresse et d'humanité.


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The Art of Writing in French, Intermediate- Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Writing Int 1

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Wednesdays at 1:00-3:00pm
03/31/2021 to 04/28/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: CPR206 (preferred)/205 or equiv.

Description: Parlais, parlait, or parlaient? Mer, mère, or maire? French spelling can be tricky! Take this course to hone your spelling skills and write with greater ease and confidence. Classes will be focused on the nuances of French orthography and strategies for communicating in written French.

Learning materials for this class: Orthographe progressive du français intermédiaire. Email office for shipping.

This is part 1 (5-week long) of this 2-part class. You may sign up for part 2 (5 week-long) now to secure your spot.

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The Art of Writing in French, Intermediate- Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Writing Int 2

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Wednesdays at 1:00-3:00pm
05/05/2021 to 06/02/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: CPR206 (preferred)/205 or equiv.

Description: Parlais, parlait, or parlaient? Mer, mère, or maire? French spelling can be tricky! Take this course to hone your spelling skills and write with greater ease and confidence. Classes will be focused on the nuances of French orthography and strategies for communicating in written French.

Learning materials for this class: Orthographe progressive du français intermédiaire. Email office for shipping.

This is part 2 this class. You do not have to take part 1 in order to sign up for part 2.

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Civilisation de la francophonie B1/B2- Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Civilisation B1/B2- Part 1

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Fridays at 10:00am-12:00pm
04/02/2021 to 04/30/2021
Instructor: Rebecca Raitses

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

Description: Curious about the rest of the francophone world? Take a break from core classes and put your French skills to work while improving your reading and communication. Through the text, Civilisation progressive de la francophonie, learn about the diversity and richness of societies outside of France; the culture and civilization, traditional dances, food, transportation and more. This class is ideally suited to reinforce the skills acquired throughout  A1/A2 level classes. Completion of 206 is required. If you haven’t completed Edito 206, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

Learning materials for this class: Civilisation progressive de la francophonie. Email office for shipping.

This is part 1 (5-week long) of this 2-part class. You may sign up for part 2 (5 week-long) now to secure your spot.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Civilisation de la francophonie B1/B2- Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Civilisation B1/B2- Part 2

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Fridays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/07/2021 to 06/04/2021
Instructor: Rebecca Raitses

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

Description: Curious about the rest of the francophone world? Take a break from core classes and put your French skills to work while improving your reading and communication. Through the text, Civilisation progressive de la francophonie, learn about the diversity and richness of societies outside of France; the culture and civilization, traditional dances, food, transportation and more. This class is ideally suited to reinforce the skills acquired throughout  A1/A2 level classes. Completion of 206 is required. If you haven’t completed Edito 206, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

Learning materials for this class: Civilisation progressive de la francophonie intermédiaire. Email the office for shipping.

This is part 2 this class. You do not have to take part 1 in order to sign up for part 2.

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Essential Everyday French B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : EEF - B1-1 FRIDAY Part 1

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Fridays at 9:00-11:00am
04/02/2021 to 04/30/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Required: Edito A2 or equiv.

Description: This class aims to bring your conversational French to the next level. Learn how native speakers communicate on a day-to-day basis. Interaction and exchanges between students are facilitated by the instructor following weekly thematic topics that include essential vocabulary and grammar. This class is open to students who have successfully completed Edito 205. If you haven’t completed Edito 205, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

Learning materials for this class: Communication progressive du français intermédiaire. Email the office for shipping.

This is Part 1 of the class.

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Essential Everyday French B1 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : EEF - B1-2 FRIDAY Part 2

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Fridays at 9:00-11:00am
05/07/2021 to 06/04/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Required: Edito A2 or equiv.

Description: This class aims to bring your conversational French to the next level. Learn how native speakers communicate on a day-to-day basis. Interaction and exchanges between students are facilitated by the instructor following weekly thematic topics that include essential vocabulary and grammar. This class is open to students who have successfully completed Edito 205. If you haven’t completed Edito 205, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

Learning materials for this class: Communication progressive du français intermédiaire. Email office for shipping.

This is Part 2 of the class.

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Defining Moments in Art (SPRING TERM) : ART-ADV

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
03/30/2021 to 04/27/2021
Instructor: Elene Zedginidze

Required: B1 or equiv.

Description: For visual arts enthusiasts and those simply curious about the art world. Each week, examine several artworks to learn about the events, personalities and works that have had the greatest impact in their time. This is a highly interactive class using art as a vehicle of conversation. The first edition of the class will study the art of the late 19th century.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.A - Chap 3, Part 1

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
03/30/2021 to 04/27/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF Edito B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.A - Chap 3, Part 2

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/04/2021 to 06/01/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit.

THIS IS PART 2 OF Edito B1 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.C - Chap 2, Part 1 Spring

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Thursdays at 6:00-8:00pm
04/01/2021 to 04/29/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.C - Chap 2, Part 2

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Thursdays at 6:00-8:00pm
05/06/2021 to 06/03/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit.

THIS IS PART 2 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.B - Chap 5, Part 1

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
04/01/2021 to 04/29/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.B - Chap 5, Part 2

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/06/2021 to 06/03/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.D - Chap 4, Part 1

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Saturdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
04/03/2021 to 05/01/2021
Instructor: Lisa Rollot

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.D - Chap 4, Part 2

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Saturdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/08/2021 to 06/05/2021
Instructor: Lisa Rollot

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Parking Information

Street parking on SW 20th St. facing the Kamm House is limited. Free parking is available in Lot B at SW 18th and SW Columbia. Please obtain a parking pass from the office.

After 6 pm weekdays, students may park in the Willamette Dental lot at SW 20th and SW Jefferson as available.

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during the COVID pandemic.
Contact us at info@afportland.org.
Call 503.223.8388 from 12-3pm,
Monday through Friday, or leave
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