Franco-American Collection

Fun in French for Kids (Lewiston)

Fun in French for Kids and their Parents, Grandparents or Caregiver

NO PRIOR LANGUAGE EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

For children ages 3-10

Songs, puppet shows, and stories in a creative, total-immersion setting

Come with your child to learn French songs and plays and rhymes

Contact the Franco American Heritage Center ~ 207-783-1585 ~ rdube@francocenter.org

Dates for fall session (Saturdays from 10:00-11:30 a.m.):  September 10th, October 1st, November 19th, and December 3rd

Location:  All sessions are in the Heritage Hall at the Franco American Heritage Center, 46 Cedar Street, Lewiston, Maine

Materials:   Included in the fee

•Goldilocks and the Three Bears adapted for classroom by Barbara MacArthur and Illustrated by Robert Jensen

•Chantons-Let's Sing (in French and English) by Michael Parent and Greg Boardman

Cost:  a fee of $30 per child is due at time of enrollment (each additional sibling $10): all proceeds will cover program costs.

Expectations:  parent/grandparent/caregiver must be present during the sessions and encourage the child's participation

Let's have fun with our kids - in French!

Space is limited-please contact rdube@francocenter.org or Rita Dube at 783-1585 to reserve a spot.     

Winter/Spring Open Hours

We have new Tuesday evening hours!  During February and March, the Collection will be open on Tuesdays until 7:30 pm.  It will be closed between 4 and 5 on Tuesdays.

The Collection is generally open Monday-Thursday, from 9am - 4pm, although it will sometimes be closed to accommodate the Coordinator's schedule, especially in the mornings.  Call (753-6545) or e-mail (janet.roberts@maine.edu) before visiting if you wish to confirm that it will be open.

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