Festival films Jacques Tati

Discover the humor in Jacques Tati’s films - M. Hulot’s Holidays, Playtime, Mon Oncle. Watch extracts and discuss the gags precision, ludicrous role of props etc… Appropriate for all ages.


Senegalese concert/storytelling Alliance Française du Maine is most happy and honored to present an exceptional virtual show with well known Senegalese artist, storyteller, musician and dancer, Boubacar Ndiaye and his musicians. We invite you to join us for this “Travel without a Visa”. In this show, the artists sing the beauty of St Louis of Senegal and its surroundings, taking ...

$5.00 – $15.00

French Conversation Table

Burundi Star Coffee 261 St John Street, Portland, United States

Come join our French conversation table in Portland every first Saturday of the month at 10am! At Burundi Star Coffee 261 St John Street EVERYONE IS WELCOME! VIVE LA FRANCOPHONIE!

French visit of the PMA!

Portland Museum of Art 7 Congress Square, Portland

Come discover or re-discover the beautiful Portland Museum of Arts, in FRENCH! A bilingual docent will guide you around diverse exhibitions. This free event for members of AFduME requires you to sign up as places in the visiting group are limited. https://www.portlandmuseum.org/


“Jules au pays d’Asha”

Screening of the French Canadian film “Jules au pays d’Asha” (2023, directed by Sophie Farkas Bolla), followed by a discussion with the audience PMA, 7 Congress Square, Portland, ME / Free Event Event sponsored by the Boston Quebec Delegation and Canadian Consulate

“Samuel de Champlain en Acadie” virtual presentation by French historian Eric Thierry

From 1604 to 1607, Samuel de Champlain traveled through Acadie, first on the island of Sainte-Croix (Maine), then in Port-Royal (Nova Scotia). He explored and mapped the New England coast and developed relationships with indigenous communities. He lived his first North American winter there. His experience in French Acadie helped him greatly to found Quebec a year later, in 1608. ...

Une Soirée Musicale avec Joelle Morris

Cadenza 5 Depot St, Freeport, ME, United States

Join us in Freeport for the performance of Joelle Morris, Mezzo Soprano, singing French classic songs with accompanying pianist Mesa Schubeck! Cadenza, 5 Depot St, Freeport, ME Register online, pay at the door $15 for AFDUME members, $25 for non members


Cooking class in French with Justine Corbi

Bravo Maine, 559 Brighton Ave, Portland / All levels / For AFduME members only ($70 / 12 persons max) Cook and eat dinner in French! Come home with the skills and taste to bring a French touch to your cooking. This event will cover the following recipes: Boeuf Bourguignon, Parpadelles fraiches, and Tartelettes aux framboises.