• Curious about French Colonial influences in Vietnam? French Instructor Gigi Kuhn will share her personal experience as a Vietnamese born, French native speaker. Day and Time: Saturday, April 13, 2024, at 10:00 - 11:30 am Location: Online Zoom Instructor: Gigi Kuhn Cost: $30 members  / $40 non-members 
  • Spring I Session - May 2 through June 20, 2024
    • Day and Time: Thursday 4:00 - 5:30pm
    • Location: In-Person – 1011 2nd Street, Suite #206, Santa Rosa
    • Instructor: Laura Patterson
    • Tuition: $240 (8 weeks) or $225 (7 weeks)
    French for Beginners A1.2: In-person class. This is an ongoing class for beginners in the 2nd part of a 4 part course of Beginning French studies. Beginning French teaches students to communicate immediately in Everyday Situations by learning the building blocks of the language.  Students practice dialogues to introduce themselves, ask questions, make purchases, and enjoy the culture and challenges of everyday life. Use of current practical expressions, correct pronunciation and grammar, and cultural know-how are stressed, focusing on a communicative approach to the language. This class will help students learn to enjoy and interact in the French culture, whether it be for travel, work, or personal pursuits. (A1 Level) Please contact the School Director for additional questions on correct placement in beginning classes. Books: Inspire 1, Textbook and Workbook - Hachette. For fast 1-2 day shipping, purchase at  European Books and Media, Oakland. Click to order on their website:https://www.europeanbook.com/
  • Spring I Session - May 1 through June 19, 2024
    • Day and Time:  Wednesdays, 10:00 - 11:30pm
    • Location: In-Person – 1011 2nd Street, Suite #206, Santa Rosa
    • Instructor: Valerie Sell
    • Tuition: $240 (8 weeks) or $225 (7 weeks)
    French for Beginners A1.3: In-person class.This is an ongoing class for beginners in the 3rd part of a 4 part course of Beginning French studies. Beginning French teaches students to communicate immediately in Everyday Situations by learning the building blocks of the language.  Students practice dialogues to introduce themselves, ask questions, make purchases, and enjoy the culture and challenges of everyday life. Use of current practical expressions, correct pronunciation and grammar, and cultural know-how are stressed, focusing on a communicative approach to the language. This class will help students learn to enjoy and interact in the French culture, whether it be for travel, work, or personal pursuits. (A1 Level) Please contact the School Director for additional questions on correct placement in beginning classes. Books: Inspire 1, Textbook and Workbook - Hachette. For fast 1-2 day shipping, purchase at  European Books and Media, Oakland. Click to order on their website:https://www.europeanbook.com/  
  • Spring I Session: May 2 through June 20, 2024

    • Day and Time: Thursdays, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
    • Location: In-Person – 1011 2nd Street, Suite #206, Santa Rosa
    • Instructor: Laura Patterson
    • Tuition: $240 (8 weeks) or $225 (7 weeks)
    French for Beginners A1.3 (Part III): In-Person class! This is an ongoing class for beginners in the 3rd part of a 4 part course of Beginning French studies. Students will learn proper pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar, focusing on a communicative approach to the language. This class will help students learn to enjoy and interact in the French culture, whether it be for travel, work, or personal pursuits. (A1 Level) Please contact the School Director for additional questions on correct placement in beginning classes. Books: Inspire 1, Textbook and Workbook - Hachette. For fast 1-2 day shipping, purchase at European Books and Media, Oakland. Click to order on their website:https://www.europeanbook.com/
  • Spring I Session: April 30 through June 18, 2024

    • Day and Time:  Tuesdays, 5:30 - 7:00pm
    • Location: In-Person – 1011 2nd Street, Suite #206, Santa Rosa
    • Instructors: Julia Fornage
    • Tuition: $240 (8 weeks) or $225 (7 weeks)
    French for Beginners A1.4 (Part IV): In person class!  This is an ongoing class for beginners in the final segment of a 4 part series of Beginning French studies. Students will learn proper pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar, focusing on a communicative approach to the language. This class will help students learn to enjoy and interact in the French culture, whether it be for travel, work, or personal pursuits. (A1 Level) Please contact the School Director or additional questions on correct placement in beginning classes. Books: Inspire 1, Textbook and Workbook -Hachette. For fast 1-2 day shipping, purchase at European Books and Media, Oakland. Click to order on their website: https://www.europeanbook.com/
  • Spring I Session: May 2 through June 20, 2024

    • Day and TimeThursdays, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
    • Location: In-Person – 1011 2nd Street, Suite #206, Santa Rosa
    • Instructor: Lisa Broderick
    • Tuition: $320 (8 weeks) or $280 (7 weeks)
    Advanced Beginner to Early Intermediate: In-person class! Students will improve their language skills through speaking, news podcasts, reading selections and short films.  Listening and proper pronunciation are stressed using dictation, videos and situational vocabulary.  (A2/B1 Level) This is an ongoing class. Please contact the School Director for additional questions on correct placement in beginning classes. Books: Inspire 2, Hachette, textbook and cahier d'activités (Workbook)  For fast 1-2 day shipping, purchase at European Books and Media, Oakland. Click to order on their website: https://www.europeanbook.com/
  • Spring I Session: April 29 through June 17, 2024

    • Day and Time:  Mondays, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
    • Location: Online
    • Instructor: Laura Patterson
    • Tuition: $225 (7 weeks)
    French for Mid-Beginners A2: Online class! At the A2 level, students continue to strengthen their skills in French through proper pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar, focusing on a communicative approach to the language. Dialogues and listening activities are stressed and students read short stories to expand their vocabulary, grammar and comprehension.This class will help students learn to enjoy and interact in the French culture, whether it be for travel, work, or personal pursuits. (A2 Level) Please contact the School Director for additional questions on correct placement in beginning classes. Books: Inspire 2, Textbook and Workbook - Hachette. For fast 1-2 day shipping, purchase at European Books and Media, Oakland. Click to order on their website:https://www.europeanbook.com/
  • Spring I Session: April 30 through June 18, 2024
    • Day and Time:  Tuesdays, 1:45 - 3:45 pm
    • Location: In-Person – 1011 2nd Street, Suite #206, Santa Rosa
    • Instructor:  Lisa Broderick
    • Tuition: $320 (8 weeks) or $280 (7 weeks)
    French for Mid-Beginners A2: In person class!  At the A2 level, students continue to strengthen their skills in French through proper pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar, focusing on a communicative approach to the language. Dialogues and listening activities are stressed and students read short stories to expand their vocabulary, grammar and comprehension.This class will help students learn to enjoy and interact in the French culture, whether it be for travel, work, or personal pursuits. (A2 Level) Please contact the School Director for additional questions on correct placement in beginning classes. Books: Inspire 2, Textbook and Workbook - Hachette. For fast 1-2 day shipping, purchase at European Books and Media, Oakland. Click to order on their website:https://www.europeanbook.com/
  • Spring I Session: May 1 through June 19, 2024

    • Day and Time:  Wednesdays, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
    • Location: Online
    • Materials: Provided by the Instructor
    • Instructor: Gigi Kuhn
    • Tuition: $240 (8 weeks) or $225 (7 weeks)
    “Regions of France” B1+: Online class. Explore the rich diversity of multiple regions from Normandie, to The Alps and Occitanie. Gigi Kuhn, French native speaker and world traveler, will share the history, economy, geography, and civilization unique to each region and take you on a memorable journey where language and culture become one. Meet local guest speakers from each region to enhance your authentic experience. Be ready to embark on a fun virtual trip to the most visited country in the world. Bon voyage!
  • Spring I Session: April 29 through June 17, 2024

    "Everyday Situational French" In this conversational class, students gain confidence by developing their vocabulary, practicing "échanges" in grammar and in conversation, while learning about the culture. (B1 Level) Book:  Communication Progressive du Français A2/B1 Intermédiaire  Purchase at European Books and Media, Oakland or on Amazon.  
  • Spring I Session: April 29 through June 17, 2024

    • Day and TimeMondays, 10:00 - 11:30 am
    • Location: Online
    • Instructor: Annabelle Alibert
    • Tuition: $225 (7 weeks)
    Advanced Intermediate students perfect their command of French through dialogue, grammar and idiomatic expressions to navigate everyday situations. (Ongoing B2 Level) Books: Communication Progressive du Francais: Niveau Intermediaire (A2/B1) - livre (CD inclus) (French Edition) For fast shipping order from European books in Oakland.
  • Spring I Session: May 1 through June 19, 2024

    • Day and Time:  Wednesdays, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Location: In-Person – 1011 2nd St., Suite 206, Santa Rosa
    • Instructor: Carol Stone
    • Tuition: $240 (8 weeks) or $225 (7 weeks)
    “Exploration de Contes, poèmes et chansons” (B2): This class is designed to inspire students of advanced intermediate French to deepen their knowledge of the French language and culture through a lively combination of the short story, poetry, and music.  Selections are chosen to introduce students to a variety of poets from La Fontaine to Jacques Prévert and an example of the short story from the writer Alphonse Daudet.  Songs of poetic value will also be included. Materials will be provided by the instructor.

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1011 2nd Street, #206
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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