Community Events

PNAA Annual Aerospace Conference

PNAA Annual Aerospace Conference: Leading Through Change - Managing Transformation
February 12 - 15, 2018
Lynnwood Convention Center
Find a map HERE.

 Join PNAA in the heart of the Northwest Aerospace Cluster for its 17th Annual Aerospace Conference. Learn how the application of 21st century technology across the entire value chain is enabling success in the next aircraft platforms. Hear renowned aerospace analysts and speakers from Boeing, Airbus and Tier 1-3 companies as they discuss the latest market intelligence, program updates and how Industry 4.0 and modern manufacturing can enhance your success in these times of transformation.

More information can be found here.

PNAA’s Lunch Forum with Orion Aerospace

November 14 in Auburn
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Orion Industries has been providing precision metal products to the aerospace, defense, automotive, medical and marine industries since 1957. Originally founded as a training center for sheet metal workers, Orion has become one of the Northwest's leading precision metal fabricators. 

In February 2017, Orion CEO John Theisen was awarded PNAA's 2016 Executive of the Year Award. Join PNAA to find out why John was chosen for this prestigious award. Also, learn how Orion Aerospace uses 6S implementation in everyday operations. A meeting of Orion’s 100,000 sq. ft. facility will take place after the meeting.

More information can be found here.

PNAA's Annual Holiday Party & Toy Drive

Ace Aviation: 289 E Perimeter Road, Renton, WA
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On December 7, sneak a peek at Santa’s secret fleet of airplanes while you mingle and make business connections with aerospace executives from around the Puget Sound. Join PNAA in a festive environment surrounded by airplanes at Ace Aviation in Renton.  Join PNAA and the local aerospace community to celebrate the holidays, network and make donations for Toys for Tots. More information can be found here.

French Truly Salon: Ridicule

French Truly Salons are an experience unique to Seattle, marrying French language, culture, history and cinema. 

On Wednesday, July 12, catch Ridicule at the SIFF Film Center!

6:30pm: Reception featuring delicious French treats & wine from sponsors La Parisienne Bakery & J Wines

6:45pm: Presentation - France in the Ancien Régime (in English)

7:45pm: Ridicule (in French with English subtitles)

About Virginie’s Presentation: French politics turned a monumental & historical page in 1789 with the Révolution Française followed by the end of the absolute monarchy and the execution of Louis XVI. You will explore the France of the Ancien Régime, its political and social feudal system from its creation in the Middle Ages until its end in 1792.

About the movie: Patrice Leconte's BAFTA and César Award-winning dramedy of 18th century Versailles is back for French Truly Salon. Starring French legends Fanny Ardant and Jean Rochefort, as well as Charles Berling and Judith Godrèche, Ridicule is a humorous and stirring portrayal of revolutionary France.

$25 / $20 for SIFF members / Become a French Truly Salon Passholder! Your pass will give you entry to all screenings in the 2017-2018 French Truly Salon series, and save you money!

TICKETS AND MORE INFORMATION HERE

Bon Voyage French Venture Crew 233

Bon Voyage French Venture Crew 233 is proud to offer the Cavilam Immersion Program twice per year!  Our next immersion program is August 6-21, 2107 and we have 5 spots left!  Cavilam Alliance Française in Vichy, France is the leading French language program in the world, offering French immersion to students from all over the world from ages 12 to adult.  Cavilam Alliance Française has designed a specific program just for Bon Voyage French Crew and we are excited to travel this summer to Vichy!  This program is open to students ages 12-19 and no prior study of French is required! 

 

Cost is $4000 per student and program includes round trip airfare from Seattle to Paris on Delta Airlines, train tickets, accommodations in a host family, all meals, intensive French courses, cultural workshops, excursions, and sightseeing tours, plus two days with chaperones in Paris at the end of the trip!

For more information please contact Elizabeth Porter at elizabethporter@bonvoyagefrance.com or by calling (206) 227-4304

Costco France opening Spring 2017

We had the pleasure of meeting Gary Swindells, President of Costco France, in March 2016 at our annual meeting to discuss the challenges of opening a warehouse in France. 
The French Costco team is proud to announce that the first warehouse is being built in the south of Paris in Villebon-sur-Yvette (91). Grand opening scheduled Spring 2017! 

If you already carry a Costco membership card, you will be able to use it in France. If you would like to have your friends and family discover Costco in France, they can sign up here or visit the temporary membership office

Constant Contact Marketing Workshops

Did you know that members of the FACC PNW receive a special product discounts from Constant Contact? If you are interested in learning more, please email info@faccpnw.org. 

 

Learn from Constant Contact Experts
Join us at a Marketing Workshop Near You

Seattle, WA
Wednesday, February 15, 6:00 PM

Spokane Valley, WA
Tuesday, February 21, 9:00 AM

Seattle, WA
Tuesday, February 21, 6:00 PM

Seattle, WA
Thursday, February 23, 8:00 AM

Wenatchee, WA
Thursday, February 23, 9:00 AM

Shelton, WA
Tuesday, February 28, 9:00 AM

Bellingham, WA
Wednesday, March 8, 9:00 AM

To learn more, click HERE.

After School French Class for High School Students at FASPS

The French-American School of Puget Sound is currently offering a new After School French Class for high school students of fluent level French.

This class will integrate French literature, language, and culture with social studies. It will be taught by FASPS teachers Emeric Lefebvre (French) and Alexandre Balet (Histoire-Géographie). You can read their bios below.

The class will be project-based and quite dynamic: students will move between working all together and splitting into smaller groups. They will have the opportunity to work with both teachers (who will coordinate).

Class information:

When: Wednesdays, 4:00-5:30 PM (September 14- May 31)

Following FASPS breaks, there will be no class on these Wednesdays: Oct 19, Nov 23, Dec 21, Dec 28, Feb 8, Feb 22, April 19.

Cost: $120/month ($60 in December and February), billed in 3 installments of $320 on Sept 7, Dec 1st, and Feb 1st.
(Cost if Attending by Skype: $100/month) 

 

If you are interested in signing your child up for the After School French Class, please contact Libby Molamphy at LibbyM@fasps.org.

Teacher Bios:

Alexandre Balet - Alexandre has been teaching in Bordeaux since 2014. He has a Master 2 in geography, as well as a master's degree in human and social sciences. His main interests are the environment, arts, cultures, social sciences, and travel. His hobbies include sports, music, and photography. He is coming with his wife and their daughter, who will be a student in our PK.

 

Emeric Lefebvre - Emeric, who has a master's degree in French language & literature, has spent the past 2 years working at the University of Aix-Marseille. He speaks French, English, and Italian. He enjoys art, sports, and mountain biking. He is also an "honorary citizen" of the city of Colorado Springs.

Art History Classes in French with Atelier d'Ichere

Join Storyteller Sylvie Joseph-Julien and enjoy Atelier d'Ichere's new Art History classes in French!

 

 

Pre-enrollment NOW OPEN for EFGS 2016-2017 Classes

 

EFGS (Education Française Greater Seattle) is providing an affordable after-school program - a unique alternative to help students sustain and deepen their knowledge of the French language and culture. 

This program is aimed at French-speaking children from 3 to 12 years old attending the American local schools. During the 3-hour classes, children have many opportunities to exchange, share, listen, read and write in French thanks to a stimulating and engaging approach.

Pre-enrollment has started with classes opening in Seattle and in Redmond.

 

If you are interested to know more, please visit our website www.efgseattle or contact us at info@efgseattle.org.

 


 

 

Les Lilas: Support CNED Francais du CP au CM2 à partir de Septembre 2016

 

L'école Française Les Lilas est heureuse d’annoncer que nous offrirons le support  CNED Français (Centre National d’Enseignement à Distance) du CP au CM2 à partir de septembre 2016!  www.les-lilas.com/cned

Ces classes sont conçues pour les enfants francophones qui souhaitent suivre le programme Français officiel approprié à leur âge et leur niveau.

L’équipe pédagogique de LES LILAS rencontrera ses élèves deux fois par semaine sur Kirkland.

Le Lundi de 16 :00 a 18 :00 et le Mercredi de 15 :00 a 17 :00

Le CNED et LES LILAS  apportent  ainsi aux élèves :
– la garantie de réalisation du programme français
– des supports pédagogiques
– la correction des devoirs
– une validation des niveaux:
– un enrichissement des supports proposés en cours .
– un cadre (calendrier, emploi du temps, classe) aux enseignements du Cned
Pour plus d’informations et pour vous inscrire, contacter Virginie@les-lilas.com


 

 

France Homestyle: Rental Accomodation Services

Trust France: Homestyle with your housing needs next time you go to France. We are local. France: Homestyle has been providing rental accommodation services for the past 24 years. Contact us at info@francehomestyle.com or 206 325 0132.
Please check our website: www.francehomestyle.com

 


 

 

North Seattle French School - Join our Team!

North Seattle French School/Ecole Bilingue de Seattle is a rapidly growing preschool-elementary immersion bilingual school. We have several job openings for the fall: 

 - English Teacher

- Kindergarten/Grande Section Teacher (francophone)

- Preschool Teacher (francophone) 

- Assistant for preschool (francophone)

 

Visit our website for more details on the job positions. Please email resume and cover letter to positions@northseattlefrenchschool.com


 

 

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