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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.

Please remove the books from your shopping cart, and order them online if you do not live in the DMV area and cannot pick them up from our location in DC or in Bethesda, Maryland.

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

Upcoming Events

  • Monday 15th August 2022 — 6:00pm

    ONLINE Jouons! French Game Night

    ONLINE Jouons! French Game Night

    Monday 15th August 2022
    6:00pm to 7:00pm

    Join fellow students and native French speakers for a fun online game night to practice your French!

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  • Thursday 8th September 2022 — 6:30pm

    Dictée de la rentrée, 3e édition!

    Dictée de la rentrée, 3e édition!

    Thursday 8th September 2022
    6:30pm to 7:30pm

    Nous sommes de retour avec la 3e édition de notre dictée de la rentrée !

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  • Tuesday 20th September 2022 — 4:00pm

    À travers la France : La Ville de Baccarat

    À travers la France : La Ville de Baccarat

    Tuesday 20th September 2022
    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Travel across France virtually with AFDC! Our next stop: Baccarat in the Grand Est region. Online event in French.

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  • Saturday 24th September 2022 — 2:00pm

    National Gallery of Art Private Visit with Tosca Ruggieri

    National Gallery of Art Private Visit with Tosca Ruggieri

    Saturday 24th September 2022
    2:00pm to 4:30pm

    Explore French artists at the National Gallery of Art with Art Historian Tosca Ruggieri.

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  • Saturday 1st October 2022 — 2:00pm

    Macron Unveiled with Author Alain Lefebvre

    Macron Unveiled with Author Alain Lefebvre

    Saturday 1st October 2022
    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Author and former French diplomat Alain Lefebvre discusses his new book, Macron Unveiled.

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