La Fête de la Chandeleur

In spite of the 3-6″ of snow falling throughout the afternoon on the ground (and on our cars), we had a lovely time celebrating (enfin) La Chandeleur on Sunday, March 1. Postponed from the original date, we might have canceled again however Evelyne had already made +200 crêpes so some ventured and bravely drove over…

Holiday Reception, Merci et Bravo!

MERCI et BRAVO! More than 40 members and friends attended our Holiday Reception December 13 at our AF Center. The food was prepared by our members and was delicious. We also want to thank our fantastic  student volunteers Carly, Claire, Heidi, Sophie and Walter from the Pomperaug High School French Honor’s Society. They helped greet…

Holiday Reception Announcement

Our Holiday Reception will be held on Saturday, December 13 at 6:30 pm at our new AF Center located One Pomperaug Office Park, Suite 301 in Southbury.  The evening’s menu includes various “tapas-styled” appetizers, fruit delicacies, chocolates, the French Bûche de Noël, wine and beverages. The price is only $18 for members ($25 for others)…

Pétanque

Dimanche, le 26 octobre à partir de midi venez jouer ce jeu qui ressemble au jeu italien de Bocce mais qui se joue avec les Boules en acier inox. Ce n’est pas nécessaire de savoir jouer, on vous apprendra. Un déjeuner léger sera servi. Amenez pulls ou vestes pour le temps frais car nous serons…

Soirée de Rentrée, September 27th

A special MERCI BEAUCOUP goes to John Lamb and Lawrence Tuchmann for hosting once again a beautiful Soirée de Rentrée September 27th. More than 40 people attended and everyone enjoyed the delicious food, beverages and lively conversations (often in French). We also thank the family members of our hosts who helped with the preparations as…

Fête Du Quatorze Juillet

Once again we thank Micheline Baker for graciously hosting our Bastille Day party. The Board presented out-going president, Marcella Jackson with an engraved gold necklace to thank her for her 22 years of service; several of the children found the pool warm enough to swim in. Cynthia McCorkindale sang French songs and entertained us on…