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Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Dr (Saturday)

Symphony Hotel, 210 14th Street (Sunday)

Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Join the Alliance Française de Cincinnati for a fun and educational French immersion experience to learn and talk about current events, the arts, food, travel and more! All levels of French language are welcomed. We have an exciting weekend for you including exhibit, workshops, coffee breaks, lunch, brunch, performance, "swag bag" and more! Space is limited, so reserve today! Reservations close Feb 28th.

Note: You can also purchase tickets separately for each day:

For Saturday only: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/workshops-lunch-alliance-francaise-2019-immersion-weekend-part-1-of-2-tickets-54199583413

For Sunday only: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brunch-theater-alliance-francaise-2019-immersion-weekend-part-2-of-2-tickets-54238703422


9:00 - 9:30 a.m. - Welcome & Sign-In

9:30 - 10:30 a.m. - Tour of "Paris 1900" exhibit

This private tour will be guided by French speaking docents before the exhibit opens to the public

10:30 - 11 a.m. - Coffee Break and Ice Breaker game

11:00 - 11:45 a.m. - Small group discussions of "Paris 1900 exhibit"

11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch - Box lunches

Afternoon Workshops

1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.Breakout sessions: Satirical cartoons; Chateau de la Loire region; The city of Montreal; Fashion; Funny things to say in French

2:30 to 2:45 p.m. Coffee Break

2:45 to 4:00 p.m. French Food Topics


The main theme of the second day of the 2019 Immersion weekend is the Arts. The day will starts with a Brunch at Historic Symphony Hotel, located near the Music Hall. This will give us a chance to talk about music, an international language. In the afternoon, our group will attend the play "A Frenchman in Brazil", the story of French artists Darius Milhaud who composed a surreal ballet influenced by Brazilian music. The performance will be followed by group discussions. Space is limited, so reserve today! Reservations close Frebuary 27th.

12:30 to 2:30 pm Brunch at Symphony Hotel located at 210 14th Street (across from Music Hall). Choose from Mushroom Omelet, Lemon Ricotta Pancakes, or Avocado Toast. All meals come with breakfast breads, fruit salad and coffee.

3:30 to 5:00 pm A Frenchman in Brazil performance by Concert Nova at The Woodward Theater at 1404 Main St. followed by small group discussions of the performance in French. The Woodward Theater is a 9 minute walk from the brunch location.

FAQs - Please Read!

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

We ask that people who are at least of high school age attend this event. It is not designed for children.

May I register at the door?

No registrations will be accepted at the door.

I am not able to attend the Saturday workshops. May I still attend the Sunday Brunch and Theater?

Oui! (Yes!)

The French language will be used during the event. What if I'm a beginner?

We welcome participants of all French proficiency levels! You will receive a brief survey (from Survey Monkey) after you register so we are aware of your French conversation skills. During small group activities, there will be a fluent French "team leader" at your table to help, if need be.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is a parking available at the Cincinnati Arts Museum on Saturday, and at Washington Park on Sunday

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Please bring your printed ticket to the event to facilitate the registration process.

If there is an unforeseen event like a snowstorm, will my money be refunded?

Due to the contractual commitment to our vendor, there will be NO REFUNDS issued for any unforseen event.

What's the refund policy?

We will gladly refund your registration in total if you cancel BEFORE 11:30 PM on FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019. NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER THAT DATE To request a refund, go to Tickets in your EventBrite account (go here if you've never logged in before), find your order, then select "Request a Refund." The Alliançe Française will respond within 1 week, and when issued, refunds can take up to 5 business days to show on your account.

I've already paid for my ticket but I can't attend. Is my ticket transferrable to another person?

Yes. You may pass along your ticket to someone else at no charge if you notify us of their name before Thursday, February 28. Email us at: af@afcincinnati.com and indicate your name and the person to whom you are transferring the ticket.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Other questions? Email: af@afcincinnati.com Please allow 1 business day for a response.

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