12 September - 31 October
theme of the 4th International photography
competition of the
française was “On joue sur la
Terre” and the winner of our own
competition, Tommie Lehane, was one of
20 international finalists selected by the
Grand Jury! We are proud to present selection
of the best works submitted by Alliances
Françaises from all around the globe!
Details of the 5th annual competition in
conjunction with the
will be released shortly.
19 September – 6-9pm
Dublin will buzz with activity as cultural
venues open their doors and host specially
programmed events to suit all tastes. Don't
forget to stop by for an evening of great
entertainment suitable for all the family!
There’ll be balloon modelling, face
and arm painting, music, and an
exhibition. Relax with a coffee and a pain
au chocolat in La Cocotte restaurant
listening to music and soaking up the French
ambiance! The summer holidays aren’t over
yet - you can prolong them with us and become
one of our regulars.
Thursday 25 September – 6.30pm
€20 / €15 AF Members
will be going on a journey around France's
south-western corner, exploring wines from
Bergerac and Cahors to the
Pyrenees, via Madiran and Gascony,
and across to the uplands of the Auvergne.
Individualistic wines, made from grape varieties with
oodles of personality, many of which are rarely found
outside of their south-western heartlands, and which
complement the rich gastronomy of the region perfectly.
tasting will be conducted by Claire O’Boyle