• Expand and perfect your command of the French language through group practice of authentic vocabulary, cultural expressions, grammar and dictations with Joelle Pluchon. For advanced levels. Scroll down for details.
  • Advanced Intermediate (B2) ongoing classes in conversation (échanges), idiomatic expressions, student reports, grammar, and culture with Joelle Pluchon. Scroll down for details.
  • Advanced Beginner - Early Intermediate (A2-B1) ongoing classes in conversation (échanges), vocabulary development, grammar, and culture. Scroll down for details.
  • Designed for students of all levels to improve their pronunciation and understanding of French phonetics. Perfect your accent and pronunciation with Kate-Alexandra Levine, a native Parisian! Scroll down for details.
  • * Please note that payment is only by check, not through this website *  --- Date: Saturday, Feb 29. 2020, 2-5PM Location: At Julia Fornage’s home in Petaluma (details to follow for registered participants) Price: $60 – Please email Julia (or click on “Sign Me Up” below) to register, and bring a check for $60 made out to “Julia Fornage
    Prepare and share a fabulous meal while learning and speaking French.This workshop offers students the opportunity to:
    • Familiarize themselves with everyday French around the kitchen and meals
    • Learn useful techniques in preparing French dishes
    • Speak French in a relaxed atmosphere at a cozy home

    Menu - Repas marocain végétarien - Salade d’oranges, pistaches, dattes et chèvre frais, salade de carottes à la marocain, tajine de pommes de terre et de patates douces au citron confit, et  briouats (stuffed phyllo) aux amandes et à la fleur d’oranger

    Moroccan vegetarian menu - Orange salad with pistachios, dates and fresh goat cheese, Moroccan carrot salad, tajine of potatoes and sweet potatoes with candied lemon, and briouats (stuffed phyllo) with almonds and orange blossom

    Programme du cours : 1.  Faire connaissance (introductions) 2.  Présentation du menu et des recettes (menu and recipe discussion) 3.  Vocabulaire / expressions utiles (useful expressions) 4.  Démonstration des techniques “du jour” 5.  Préparation des recettes en groupe (group prep of recipes) 6.  À table! Dégustation des plats. Bon appetit !
    SIGN ME UP!     * Please note that payment is only by check directly to Julia (email julia@fornage.net) , not through this website *  --- 
  • * Please note that payment is only by check, not through this website *  --- Date: Saturday, March 28, 2020, 2-5PM Location: At Julia Fornage’s home in Petaluma (details to follow for registered participants) Price: $60 – Please email Julia (or click on “Sign Me Up” below) to register, and bring a check for $60 made out to “Julia Fornage
    Prepare and share a fabulous meal while learning and speaking French.This workshop offers students the opportunity to:
    • Familiarize themselves with everyday French around the kitchen and meals
    • Learn useful techniques in preparing French dishes
    • Speak French in a relaxed atmosphere at a cozy home

    Menu printanier (Spring menu): Entrée : terrine de saumon, mayonnaise faite maison et petite salade (salmon terrine, homemade mayo and small salad) Plat principal : gigot d'agneau aux pommes boulangères (roast lamb with buttered potatoes) Dessert : crème caramel aux fraises (crème caramel with strawberries)

    Programme du cours : 1.  Faire connaissance (introductions) 2.  Présentation du menu et des recettes (menu and recipe discussion) 3.  Vocabulaire / expressions utiles (useful expressions) 4.  Démonstration des techniques “du jour” 5.  Préparation des recettes en groupe (group prep of recipes) 6.  À table! Dégustation des plats. Bon appetit !
    SIGN ME UP!     * Please note that payment is only by check directly to Julia (email julia@fornage.net) , not through this website *  --- 
  • Le monde francophone - Advance your French speaking skills with Kate-Alexandra Levine and journey around the world to all the francophone countries. We will focus on conversation, grammar and literature, as we also discover art, history & culture of these numerous countries. For students of intermediate level. Scroll down for details.
  • Ongoing beginner-level classes on vocabulary, grammar and culture with Kate-Alexandra Levine. Scroll down for details.
  • Customized French Instruction to members of the Alliance Française de Santa Rosa. Please contact our School Administrator for more information and pricing. NOTE TO TREASURER:Select this item number for customized classes with variable cost at the Alliance Française de Santa Rosa, and then in the online order entry, add a note regarding the name of this custom class. IGNORE THE TERM "YOUR DONATION AMOUNT" and just enter the amount paid by the student.
  • NOTE TO TREASURER:For students who start a class after the 2nd week (meaning joins during the third week), please enter the number of group classes ($33/class as of Jan. 2020) taken with Joelle, and then add a note regarding the class name (if known), day of week and time of day that the class meets into the order.
  • Customized French Instruction to members of the Alliance Française de Santa Rosa. Please contact our School Administrator for more information and pricing. NOTE TO TREASURER:Select this item number for customized classes with variable cost at the Alliance Française de Santa Rosa, and then in the online order entry, add a note regarding the name of this custom class. IGNORE THE TERM "YOUR DONATION AMOUNT" and just enter the amount paid by the student.
  • Customized French Instruction to members of the Alliance Française de Santa Rosa. Please contact our School Administrator for more information and pricing. NOTE TO TREASURER:Select this item number for customized classes with variable cost at the Alliance Française de Santa Rosa, and then in the online order entry, add a note regarding the name of this custom class. IGNORE THE TERM "YOUR DONATION AMOUNT" and just enter the amount paid by the student.

Practice Your French

Alliance Française of Santa Rosa

182 Farmers Lane, Suite #200, Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Phone: 707-543-8151

Web: https://afsantarosa.org