#NEfranco: Travel in 10 French Speaking Countries in One Day!Saturday, March 14, 2015
Voyages en Francophonie celebrates the worldwide French speaking month, it is organised by EFGB i n partnership with French For Kids and Teddy Bear Club and it is cosponsored by the Délégation du Québec, the French consulate, Swissnex, the
Haitian Consulate General in Boston and by the LexingtonAntony Sister Cities of the Lexington Tourism Committee.
When? Saturday March 14 from 4-6p.m.
Where? Jonas Clarke Middle school, 17 Stedman Rd, Lexington, MA
About the Event
The 4th edition of Voyages en Francophonie will take place on M arch 14th, 2015 from 10 am till 6pm a t Jonas Clarke Middle school, 17 Stedman Rd, Lexington, MA. We expect over 1500 visitors. This is a free event for families.
Take a trip with your friends and family to at least 10 different French speaking countries from 4 continents (France, Quebec, Vietnam, Morocco, Seychelles, etc).
The day will be filled with micro events from 10 am till 4 pm such as workshops to learn and compose a song with Bertrand Laurence, or to learn and play the Djembe with Sidy Maiga, a puppet show, a talent show, a movie: Couleur de Peau: Miel , and much more.
Mini concerts will take place after 4 pm until Lexington’s Dance Around the World event starts.
Get a passport for a scavenger hunt organized for the children, and be ready to travel! Each country stand will take you to a different place and atmosphere. Meet native speakers, learn about their traditions, dance, music and food, learn even more by doing a craft. Try different food, Senegalese, Belgium, French food will be available for purchase. There will be new and used book sales as well as magazine subscriptions.
To complete your trip, browse the French speaking artists’ art exhibit.
For more information on the EFGB, click here.