Mark your calendars!
The 9th French Fair will take place in Palo Alto,
Saturday, March 15th.
10 am to 6 pm
At the Lucie Stern Community Center 1305 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Registration online on Evenbrite is recommended. Your free ticket for the French Fair is also your raffle ticket.
This year the French Fair is sponsored in partnership by the Alliance Francaise of Silicon Valley and the Alliance Francaise of San Francisco.
We are delighted to announce the visit of Mr Filippe Savadogo, Ambassador of the International Organization of the Francophonie to the United nations. The French Fair takes place this year during the International Week of the Francophony.
Offering a bridge between litterature and technology, the traveling exhibit "The Centennial of the Birth of Albert Camus" will be on display. A smartphone is needed to access the exhibit content, download the free app "Camus".
We will have some very cool prizes:
-International Travel Brokers in partnership with Club Med will offer a land only all inclusive 7-night for 2 vacation in a dream location: Cancun, Punta Cana, Ixtapa, Sandpiper Bay, Turkoise or Columbus Bay. Book 45 days prior.
Program of the Day
10 am Opening
10 am -6:00 pm Exposition vintage Citroen cars by the Club Citroen (Theater circle)
10:45 am - 11:15 am Stories for Children by Les Petits Livres Toddlers 18 months - 3 years (Fireside Room)
10:45 am - 11:05 am Live music by DJ-Lambda (Patio)
11:05 am - 11:25 am Catherine Vincenti will perform opera aria and songs frome the French repertoire (Patio)
11:30 am - 12:15 pm Inauguration by Mr Filippe Savadogo, Ambassador of the International Organization of theFrancophonie to the United Nations (Patio)
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm Live Music (Patio)
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Catherine Vincenti, French singer (Patio)
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm DJ- Lambda (Patio)
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Fashion Show for women & children featuring clothing from Ricochet and Les Petits Carreaux and jewelry by Elisabeth Michel-Meyrueix (Theater Garden)
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Stories for children by Les Petits Livres Preschoolers 3 to 5 years old (Fireside Room)
Friends of the French Fair