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FALL SESSION CLASSES OPEN FOR REGISTRATION! (Sept.17 - Nov. 14)

In-Person Classes are Available only for Vaccinated Students. Online Classes also available.

Early Bird Discount ends on September 1st, 2022.

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Please note that, in summer, the AFDC team is off on Saturdays: no phone calls will be returned.

Course Registration

Don't know where to start? Read about the course registration steps or go directly to information on the CEF levels and placement tests.

 
 
 
Course Dates Days Times Price

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - 10-12 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 10-12 years old, whether with some previous French or not.  In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 12:00pm - 12:30pm $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - 10-12 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 10-12 years old, whether with some previous French or not.  In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 11:00am - 11:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - 13-17 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 13-17 years old, whether with some previous French or not.  In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 12:00am - 12:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - 13-17 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 13-17 years old, whether with some previous French or not.  In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 11:00am - 11:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - 6-9 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 6-9 years old, whether with some previous French or not.  In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register6 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 10:00am - 10:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - 6-9 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 6-9 years old, whether with some previous French or not.  In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 9:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - Bebes Learn More

Join us for our Bebe Demo Class! This demo class is for babies.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 9:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - Bebes Learn More

Join us for our Bebe Demo Class! This demo class is for babies.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 10:00am - 10:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - FLAM - Français, langue maternelle - French for Francophone (6-12 YO) Learn More

FLAM : Ce programme s’adresse aux enfants dont le français est la langue maternelle ou d’héritage familial, ou qui apprennent le français dans un programme d’immersion, ou qui ont suivi des cours dans des établissement scolaires français dans le passé.

Register10 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 10:00am - 10:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - FLAM - Français, langue maternelle - French for Francophone (6-12 YO) Learn More

FLAM : Ce programme s’adresse aux enfants dont le français est la langue maternelle ou d’héritage familial, ou qui apprennent le français dans un programme d’immersion, ou qui ont suivi des cours dans des établissement scolaires français dans le passé.

Register10 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 9:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - Pitchouns (3-5 YO) Learn More

Join us for our Pitchouns Demo Class ! This class is suited for children ages 3-5 years old.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 12:00pm - 12:30pm $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - IN-PERSON Demo Class - Pitchouns (3-5 YO) Learn More

Join us for our Pitchouns Demo Class ! This class is suited for children ages 3-5 years old.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 11:00am - 11:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - ONLINE Demo Class - 10-12 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 10-12 years old, whether with some previous French or not. In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register10 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 9:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - ONLINE Demo Class - 13-17 YO Learn More

Join us for our in-person Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 13-17 years old, whether with some previous French or not.  In this short presentation, you will learn how the Alliance Française‘s methodology will help your children learn the language naturally.

Register10 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 10:00am - 10:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - ONLINE Demo Class - FLAM - Français, langue maternelle - French for Francophone (13-17 YO) Learn More

FLAM : Ce programme s’adresse aux enfants dont le français est la langue maternelle ou d’héritage familial, ou qui apprennent le français dans un programme d’immersion, ou qui ont suivi des cours dans des établissement scolaires français dans le passé.

Register10 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Saturday 11:00am - 11:30am $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - ONLINE Demo Class - Gamins & Gamines (5-6 YO) Learn More

Join us for our Gamins & Gamines Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 5-6 years old.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Friday 4:00pm - 4:30pm $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

Open House - ONLINE Demo Class - Gamins & Gamines (5-6 YO) Learn More

Join us for our Gamins & Gamines Demo Class! This class is suited for children ages 5-6 years old.

Register7 slots available.

09/10/2022 to 09/10/2022 Friday 5:00pm - 5:30pm $0.00
($0.00 for non-members)

A la une (Level 1) IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 12+. Let's learn French together! À la une is a brand new, complete, and motivating French method designed for teenagers. Teens are invited to explore 8 chapters, each around a Francophone teenager, and discover their everyday lives, their interests and environment through an interesting and dynamic learning that facilitates interaction and conversations in the classroom.

Instructor: Ernest KAMBA

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 3:00pm - 5:00pm $460.00

A la une (Level 2) ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 12+. Let's learn French together! À la une is a brand new, complete, and motivating French method designed for teenagers. Teens are invited to explore 8 chapters, each around a Francophone teenager, and discover their everyday lives, their interests and environment through an interesting and dynamic learning that facilitates interaction and conversations in the classroom.

Instructor: Fanny OWHOKA

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 3:00pm - 5:00pm $420.00

A la une (Level 3) ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 12+. Let's learn French together! À la une is a brand new, complete, and motivating French method designed for teenagers. Teens are invited to explore 8 chapters, each around a Francophone teenager, and discover their everyday lives, their interests and environment through an interesting and dynamic learning that facilitates interaction and conversations in the classroom.

Instructor: Flora Berrefas

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 3:00pm - 5:00pm $420.00

A la une (Level 4) ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 12+. Let's learn French together! À la une is a brand new, complete, and motivating French method designed for teenagers. Teens are invited to explore 8 chapters, each around a Francophone teenager, and discover their everyday lives, their interests and environment through an interesting and dynamic learning that facilitates interaction and conversations in the classroom.

Instructor: Anne McCLAIN-CALDWELL

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 3:00pm - 5:00pm $420.00

Bébés 24-36 IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 2-3.

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 10:00am $360.00

Cap Sur... (Level 1) IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 8-10.

Instructor: Véronique WHITNEY

09/17/2022 to 10/12/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 10:30am $400.00

Cap Sur... (Level 1) ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 8-10 - This beginner language course follows the Cousteau family all around the world.

Instructor: Anne McCLAIN-CALDWELL

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Tuesday 4:00pm - 5:30pm $350.00

Cap Sur... (Level 2) IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 8-10.

Instructor: Ernest KAMBA

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 10:30am $400.00

Club @dos (Level 1) - Explore 1 IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 10-12.

Instructor: Ernest KAMBA

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 11:00am - 12:30pm $400.00

Club @dos (Level 2) - Explore 2 IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 10-12 Let's learn French together! Explore is a brand new, complete, and motivating French method designed for preteens. Our young public is invited to explore 6 chapters, each accompanied with videos, games, online exercises and activities introducing French language, and Francophone cultures. Modules deal with everyday activities with a motivating, interesting and dynamic learning approach that facilitates interaction and conversations in the classroom. - Beginner and intermediate French students will learn the language through geography, math, biology, and sports.

Instructor: Véronique WHITNEY

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 3:00pm - 4:30pm $400.00

Club @dos (Level 3) - Explore 3 ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 10-12 - Beginner and intermediate French students will learn the language through geography, math, biology and sports.

Instructor: Sandrine Vongy

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 9:00am - 10:30am $360.00

Club @dos (Level 4) - Merci 4 ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 10-13 Let's learn French together! Merci is a new, complete, and motivating French method designed for preteens. Our young public is invited to explore 6 chapters, each accompanied with videos, games, online exercises, and activities introducing French language, and Francophone cultures, and preparing them for the DELF A2 exam.  Modules deal with everyday activities with a motivating, interesting and dynamic learning approach that facilitates interaction and conversations in the classroom. -  Intermediate French students will learn the language through geography, math, biology, and sports.

Instructor: Sandrine Vongy

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 10:45am - 12:15pm $360.00

FREF IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

A course for francophone children who live in the US and attend an American school.

Instructor: Ernest KAMBA

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 1:00pm - 2:30pm $400.00

French Review Level 3 - Online August session Learn More

Boost your French skills to be ready for the next Middle or High School level. You have completed French level 3A & 3B in middle school or highschool? Or you have taken Adospère 4 or 5 with us at the AFDC? Come join us for 2 weeks of intense French review , and boost your French skills to be ready for the next Middle or High School level.

Instructor: Fanny OWHOKA

08/08/2022 to 08/19/2022 Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
2:00pm - 5:00pm
2:00pm - 5:00pm
2:00pm - 5:00pm
2:00pm - 5:00pm
2:00pm - 5:00pm
$420.00
($485.00 for non-members)

Gamins & Gamines ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 5-6 - Children will participate in crafts, stories, songs, music and imaginative tales.

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Friday 4:00pm - 5:00pm $320.00

Gavroches (Level 1) IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

A course for francophone children enrolled in the American education system who want to read in French.

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

09/17/2022 to 10/12/2022 Saturday 1:00pm - 2:30pm $400.00

Gavroches (Level 2) IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

A course for francophone children enrolled in the American education system who want to learn to read in French.

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

09/17/2022 Saturday 1:00pm - 2:30pm $400.00

Gavroches (Level 5) ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

A course for francophone children who live in the US and attend an American school.

Instructor: Anne McCLAIN-CALDWELL

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 1:00pm - 2:30pm $360.00

Les Ados ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

This class is designed for Francophone teenagers.

Instructor: Fanny OWHOKA

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 12:45am - 2:45am $420.00

Pitchouns / Summer session - Online August session Learn More

For ages 3-5, children learn new words and language structures, using them in fun, age appropriate activities like arts and crafts, songs, dance, games, and stories. The class will be held online and it will be a 30-minute class.  To maximize your child's learning experience, there will only be 5 students per class. 

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

08/13/2022 to 09/03/2022 Saturday 10:15am - 10:45am $90.00

Pitchouns IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 3-5.

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 10:30am - 11:30am $360.00

Zoom (Level 1) IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 6-8.

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 3:00pm - 4:30pm $400.00

Zoom (Level 1) ONLINE / Fall session Learn More

For ages 6-8.

Instructor: Safi Fifi BAHARANYI

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Tuesday 4:00pm - 5:00pm $310.00

Zoom (Level 2) IN-PERSON / Fall session Learn More

For ages 6-8.

Instructor: Véronique WHITNEY

09/17/2022 to 12/10/2022 Saturday 11:00am - 12:30pm $400.00