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CALENDAR

Art Exhibitions

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


Literary Events

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

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

€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

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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.