ALERTS

Semaine de la francophonie

From 12th March to 20th March, join us at Alliance Française de Chandigarh to celebrate “La semaine de la francophonie”

Open to all – Free  – Offline events in English and in French

Saturday, 12th March - 3 to 5 PM

Discover Mauritius & Pétanque 

 

Celebrate Mauritius National Day through historical and cultural knowledge, dance, music and food.

Following the music, try your luck at pétanque contest.

In English and French – Open to all – free – first-come, first-served basis

Sunday, 13th March - 3 to 5 PM

Discover Morocco & sing in French

 

Celebrate Moroccan culture through a workshop dedicated to Moroccan traditions.

While taking a Moroccan tea, practice for Karaoke (and perfect your French accent) with a Morrocan song in French.

In English and French – Open to all – free – first come, first served-basis

Wednesday, 16th March - 4 to 6 PM

Discover France & Practice French with a dictée 

 

Take a tour of France through a tourism presentation by two French natives.

Then, challenge yourself at a French dictée and try to win a prize.

In French – free – open to all levels – Three levels of dictées – first come, first-served basis

Saturday, 19th March - from 7.30 PM

Movie screening from Quebec

 

Screening of a film from Quebec. Je m’appelle humain (2020, Kim O’Bomsawin) offers a subtle base to talk about the francophonie, and on a larger scale to think about languages and traditions in our modern world.

While watching the movie, taste a Quebecois food specialty during this evening dedicated to Canada.

In English and French – open to all – free – first come, first-servd basis

Sunday, 20th March - 3 to 5 PM

Closing ceremony

 

Enjoy crêpes, play games, compete for a pétanque contest, attend the closing ceremony!