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About Alliance Française de San Diego

Alliance Française de San Diego’s mission is to offer unique opportunities to all public to expand their linguistic and cultural consciousness by offering French classes using innovative methodology and material as well as programming artistic events in all disciplines that promote the richness and diversity of cultures from the French-speaking world and beyond.

Alliance Française de San Diego is installed on Lusk Boulevard since 2009.

It is a non-profit educational and cultural organization, affiliated to the international network of Alliance Française. With more than 800 locations in 132 countries, the Alliance Française is undoubtedly the world’s largest network of any cultural association; it serves and gathers worldwide a multilingual and multicultural community of Francophiles.



  • 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Virtual | Zoom
Bilingualism is the norm, not the exception.

Bilingualism is the norm, not the exception: How using two or more languages shapes the mind and the brain  Presented by Professor Judith F. Kroll, Department of Language Science of University of California, Irvine. This presentation is for anyone who is interested in understanding some of the benefits with learning another language from a scientific approach. […]

  • 8:15 to 13:30
AFSD Hike with Yesenia

Hike with Yesenia & Alliance Française de San Diego  Sunday, April 11th, 2021. Mt Woodson by Lake Poway Lake Poway Recreation Area, 14644 Lake Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064 Time: 8:30am to around 1:30pm. Meet at 8:15am to start at 8:30am sharp.  Meeting point/Parking: Take HWY15 North (South if you come from Escondido/San Marco…), exit on Rancho Bernardo Rd (Exit 24), […]

  • 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Cooking Time With Chef Valentin | Lasagna

Join us for a delicious adventure in the realms of French Cuisine. SIGN UP TODAY!  Chef Valentin was born in Paris but raised in the wine capital, Bordeaux, France. He started cooking at a very early age learning homestyle cooking from his grandmother. After finishing his studies and working under some of the most well-known […]

  • 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Club de Lecture | Arsene Lupin contre Herlock Sholmes

  Jeudi 22 Avril de 12h à 13h Activité en ligne Ce mois-ci, Amélie vous parlera du livre de “Arsene Lupin contre Herlock Sholmes” de Maurice Leblanc. Pour participer au Club de Lecture, il faut être membre de l’Alliance Française de San Diego et aimer lire! Afin de recevoir le lien pour participer: RSVP ici!  

  • 2:00 pm
  • Kate O. Sessions Memorial Park
Francophollies Picnic
Francophollies Picnic Francophone, francophile…. come to get a taste of the Francophollies “Dejeuner sur l’herbe” Kate O. Sessions Memorial Park  (Lamont Street in Pacific Beach) Bring your picnic, and set up next to your AFSD staff. Come to eat, nap and chat, meet and greet, play and discover  French-American associations gathered convivially on that day! Petanque, soccer, [...]
  • 10:00 am to 11:10 am
Sci-Chat 2
AFSD is teaming up with Neurodigitech and the Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France in the United States to offer a virtual scientific interactive presentation on Neuroscience and the life of a scientist. The presentation will be geared for 8-11 years old. Le Petite Ecole, San Diego French American School, The Language [...]
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Membership benefits include:
– Enrollment access to all French classes
– Unlimited access to the AFSD Library and to Culturethèque your French e-Library
– Access to the AFSD monthly book club
– Reduced or free admission to all cultural and social events organized or sponsored by the AFSD.
– Connection to the Francophone and Francophile communities through our monthly e-newsletter.
– Discount on certification exams registration fees
– Special discounts from selected local sponsors and partners.

Alliance Française de San Diego is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Your membership dues are tax-deductible.
Be sure to check with your tax advisor.
Thank you for your support.


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