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Fête de la Francophonie (Francophone Festival)

Fête de la Francophonie

Fête de la Francophonie

Date and Time

Saturday, April 14, 2012
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM


  • DeVos Center » 122E - Loosemore Auditorium


The Grand Valley French Club invites the campus community to learn about the many French speaking countries and cultures, beyond French from France. Free food, including a crêpes bar, games and cultural performances will be available throughout the afternoon.

Learn the French game of Tarot, the West African game Mancala, and compete for prizes in a Pétanque tournament - the French version of Bocce Ball. Enjoy performances, music and booths for the Alliance Francaise of GR, Modern Languages and Literatures, Padnos International Center and more.





For more information, contact Alyson Caillaud-Jones at, or (616)
460-2844). Faculty advisor is Janel Pettes Guikema.



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