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CALENDAR

Art Exhibitions

Side by Side: Irish Design 2015

Through July 10

CCI and the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland (DCCoI) celebrate Ireland's year of design with this exhibition in Paris Side by Side: Irish Design 2015. Curator Christina Jansen has selected work by Ireland's best artisans including basket-maker Joe Hogan, ceramicist Jack Doherty, metalworker Stuart Cairns and wood-turner Roger Bennett. Each one features in the 2015-2016 edition of Portfolio: Critical Selection which the DCCoI publishes biennially to promote and celebrate Irish makers. This portfolio will accompany the exhibition in Paris which is part of a wide programme of events organised for ID2015.

Artist-in-residence Andrew Kearney invites you to come and see his work-in-progress during the opening of the Irish design exhibition

Centre Culturel Irlandais

5 rue des Irlandais, 75005 Paris

T: 01 58 52 10 30

www.centreculturelirlandais.com

CONTACT - RESERVATIONS

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Strictly Entertainment: Comedy, Plays, Movies, Dance, Music, Cinema


JAM VOCALE à L'IMPROVISTE

animée par

Kay Bourgine Band

jeudi 2 juillet

de 21h à minuit

au 36 Quai d'Austerlitz

75013 Paris

entrée libre,

réservation recommandé pour diner au 06 50 32 63 54,

instrumentistes bienvenus.

La jam sera animée par

Kay Bourgine (chant)

Matthis Pascaud (guitare)

Matthieu Bloch (contrebasse)

David Georgelet (batterie)


Literary Events

MOVING PARTS

presents a reading of a play by

Albert Alla

BROTHERS IN ARMS

Sydney, a first-grade cricket match. The home team needs a win. With a state selector watching, will Rob get his chance to save the day, or is it already time to pass the torch to his sixteen year-old brother?

with

WILLIAM S. BURROWS, DARIO COSTA, JOSHUA RICHARDS

CONNOR MEW, ETHAN NORTHEY, KATE REEVE-EDWARDS

on Sunday, 28th June 2015 at 7.30 pm

Carr's Pub & Restaurant

1 rue du Mont Thabor, 75001 Paris

Metro : Tuileries

The American Library in Paris

Upcoming Events and Programs

The American Library in Paris, 10 rue du Général Camou, 75007 Paris, tel. 01.53.59.12.60. M°: Ecole Militaire or Alma Marceau, or RER C at Pont de l'Alma.


Shakespeare and Company

Thursday 2nd July 7pm

Geoff Dyer (In collaboration with NYU Creative Writing Program)

Monday 6th July 7pm

Lydia Davis and Jonathan Safran Foer (In collaboration with NYU Creative Writing Program)

Thursday 9th July 7pm

Zadie Smith and Nick Laird (In collaboration with NYU Creative Writing Program)

Monday 13th July 7pm

Claudia Rankine and Leslie Jamison (In collaboration with NYU Creative Writing Program)

Thursday 23rd July 7pm

David Shields and Charles Recoursé on I Think You're Totally Wrong

Monday 27th July 7pm

Paul Murray on The Mark and the Void

37 rue de la Bûcherie

75005 Paris, France
Tel: +33 (0)1 43 25 40 93
www.shakespeareandcompany.com


Networking Events

PARLER PARIS APRES-MIDI

Every Second Tuesday of the Month (except August)
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This is your opportunity to meet every month, often with local professionals who can answer your Working and Living in France questions. You are invited to come for drinks and share your questions and comments about what it takes to create a life here, own property and enjoy what France has to offer. It is also an opportunity to network with other Parler Paris readers.

Upstairs at Le Café de la Mairie, 96, rue des Archives at the corner of rue de Bretagne 75003
Paris Métro Lines 9, 3 et 11, stations Temple, République or Arts et Métiers


EXPATS SOIREES DINNERS CHEZ PATRICIA

PARIS EXPATS SOIREES DINNERS - EVERY SUNDAY. 19h00

SPECIAL FUN GUEST(S) PRESENTS IN ENGLISH AT DINNER!.

For Expats Of All Origins, French And Visitors

SUNDAY 5 JULY 2015

"THE STRASBOURG THAT I LOVE "

Special Guest is Peter Schlipf, German-American Photographer and Photo journalist based in Germany.

€25 includes a fun dinner & dessert and free flowing wine. A fun presentation and meeting great new international people

Meet people, Make friends, Create relationships.

Patricia Laplante-Collins

Paris, France

Mailing address upon request.

Cell: 33 (0) 6 43 79 35 18

Reserve as usual on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (with your telephone number.)

Website:
http://www.parissoirees.com


Dinner Chez Jim Haynes

Jim’s atelier becomes a salon every night
where about 70 people from all over the world
meet, dine, drink and enjoy themselves. Telephone
on Saturday or for your invitation, directions and the door code.

Jim Haynes Atelier
83, rue de la Tombe Issoire 75014 Paris
Tel: 01.43.27.17.67
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Learning la Langue Française

Parler Parlor French-English Conversation Group

Parler Parlor meets three times a week -- come as often as you like! Your first time is free! Practice speaking French and English. Make friends, discuss interesting topics, learn about other cultures, progress in understanding and speaking, naturally and easily.
For further details, visit http://www.parlerparlor.com
Contact 01.48.42.26.10
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L’ASSOCIATION DES FAMILLES MULTILINGUES PRESENTS
ENGLISH PLAYGROUPS
FOR BILINGUAL CHILDREN
Every Wednesday at 5pm at the Maison des Associations du 15ème, Paris.
www.cafebilingue.com
To register call Anna on 06 18 36 13 14

Knowledge Is Power: Conferences, Workshops, Seminars and Lectures


WICE

Selected Upcoming Courses

Cultural Studies

NEW Café Maure de la Mosquée- Sweets and The Secrets of Easter Culture; 28 June.

Languages (Courses take place Sept-June. Join at anytime!)

All languages (English, French, German, Spanish)

Paris Walks and Visits

NEW Toile de Jouy Museum: A Must-See Collection of Printed Cottons; 10 June.

NEW Paris Walks - The Unknown, Exotic and Esoteric 7th Arrondisement; 13 June.

Visual Arts

NEW Figure Drawing: One Step at a Time - June Sessions; 24, 11, 18 & 25 June.

Saturday Printmaking Workshop: June: 27 June

WICE

10, rue Tiphaine

75015 Paris, France

Telephone: 01.45.66.75.50

http://www.wice-paris.org/


Paris Art Studies

Paris Art Studies telephone: + 33 (0) 686 58 98 09

Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: www.parisartstudies.com


UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST FELLOWSHIP
of Paris

monthly Sunday services at 2:30pm.

New address:
Temple de Pentemont
106 rue de Grenelle
75007 Paris
Metro Solferino.

Tel: 01 30 82 75 33 or www.uufp.info.


BEEN MEANING TO JOIN A CHOIR?
Amateur group seeks experienced SATB to sing
diverse repertoire (spirituals, classical,
musicals, and more). Rehearsals Mondays in the Marais, 7:45 - 10 p.m.
For more information, 06.07.38.09.75


FRUSAB: France-USA Bridge

FRUSAB, which stands for France-USA Bridge, is a
newly created non-profit organization designed to
promote a variety of cultural, educational,
social, and other exchanges between French and Americans around the world.

In addition to hosting weekly conversation group
activities in Paris, FRUSAB now offers a dynamic
user-forum where users can post and read
comments, and communicate with other users on a
variety of French-American issues!

For more information, or to register a username,
please visit: http://www.frusab.com


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Sports & Fitness

Rollerblading in Paris!

Every week, you can don your blades for two
rolling tours through the City of Light!

Friday evenings: Over 4,000 experienced skaters
take a different 25 km circuit each week. Full
details the Thursday before at
http://www.pari-roller.com or call 01.43.36.89.81

afternoons: Tour for beginners. A circuit
of approx. 20 km over 3 hours. For more
information visit http://www.rollers-coquillages.org or call 01.44.54.07.44.