L’AFdOKC organizes a variety of events throughout the year!
We kick off the beginning of our membership year by celebrating La Fête Nationale Française in July.
In November, we celebrate the arrival of the Beaujolais Nouveau – a red wine made from Gamay grapes produced in the Beaujolais region of France
January begins with a celebration of La fête des rois, complete with traditional galettes and a King or Queen of the party.
In February, we wish our Eleanor Kirkpatrick Franco-American Fellows bon voyage as they prepare for their 2-week research fellowship in the Académie d’Amiens.
In May, the Fellows share with us their research findings at a special presentation.
W e also celebrate Mardi Gras with our friends at Cajun King Buffet! Always remember to bring a mask and wear a costume. We hold a contest for best dressed – Winner takes home a gift card to Cajun King Buffet!