NEW Preschool Program in 2022Monday, January 3, 2022 at 9:30 a.m.
We are excited to announce the launch of our new preschool programs! From January 2022, we will be offering three preschool classes for children ages 3–5, including a Lunch & Bunch class from 12:00–1:30 p.m. every day of the week. Registration is now open!Learn more!
Join our French Classes this Winter!Friday, January 7, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Registration for our winter session is now open! Classes start on February 7, claim your spot today!Claim your spot here!
Bonjour Les KidsWednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00–10:30 a.m.
Join us for stories, songs and dancing! Bonjour Les Kids is a casual and interactive space for preschoolers and their caregivers.Register now!
The Making of the French GardenThursday, January 27, 2022 at 12:00 p.m.
Like its neighbor in the Loire Valley the Château de Villandry, the Château de Valmer dates back to the reign of François 1er. With Alix de Saint Venant and her husband Aymar, the fourth generation of their family to own the Château de Valmer since 1888.Register Now!
Café du Monde : une conversation multiculturelle!Vendredi 28 Janvier 2022 à 09:00
Rencontrez des étudiants comme vous venant d'Hyderabad en Inde, de Falun en Suède, d'Amsterdam aux Pays-Bas, de Miami aux États-Unis, et bien plus encore; tout en pratiquant votre français !Je m'inscris
Free Placement Calls • Winter 2022Monday, January 31, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
After a quick chat with one of our teachers, they will recommend exactly which class level you should sign up for! Our next placement week: January 31 – February 4More
Winter 2022 Intensive: Le BootcampMonday, January 31, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.
Join this 2 hours a day bootcamp class to brush up on your French and get ready for the next session and – even more so – the next step in your learning!See list of classes here!
Online Open House • Winter 2022Tuesday, February 1, 2022 at 12:30 p.m.
Want to win a free French class? Join the raffle during our Winter Open House! Get to know the Alliance, and the reasons why we are the place where French happens in Chicago!Register here!
Free Trial Classes • Winter 2022Wednesday, February 2, 2022–Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.–6:45 p.m.
Want to know what French classes are like at AF Chicago? Spend 30 minutes in one of our Free Trial Classes to get to know the Alliance. Meet teachers, experience the learning material, and ask any questions you'd like.Sign up here!
The Making of the French GardenThursday, February 3, 2022 at 12:00 p.m.
The gardens of Vaux represent the pioneering work of the French formal garden, where for the first time Le Nôtre created a garden from scratch as an extension of Le Vau’s château. With Alexandre de Vogüé, the fifth generation of his family since 1875 to own the Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte.Register Now!
Introduction Classes • Winter 2022Monday, February 7, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.
Have you always dreamed of learning French? Make it a reality and register for one of our Initiation classes, designed for brand new students to French. Classes start on February 7!Register now!
125 Le Bal: 2022 GalaSaturday, May 7, 2022 at 6:00 p.m.
Join the Alliance Française de Chicago on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at the Four Seasons Hotel Grand Ballroom for a celebration of 125 years of French culture in Chicago!Learn More
More about the Alliance Française de Chicago
All year round, skilled teachers, authors, performers and artists share their passion for the French language and its various cultures with curious minds like yours. No need to speak French to come participate! Our expertise in teaching is complemented by a rich array of public programs (most in English), our wonderful library and a community of welcoming like-minded individuals.
The Alliance Française de Chicago is an independent not-for-profit organization and is not a French government agency.