Café Français Market Visit March 29

Café Français Market Visit March 29

Join Fabienne for a visit to the wonderful Croix Rousse outdoor market. Fabienne will lead you through the market and explain various foods which you are curious about, teach you how to identify products that are organic (bio) or not, help you identify stands that are producers vs. vendors and answer any other questions you have about exploring the abundance of outdoor markets in Lyon.

Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt Sunday March 25th

Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt Sunday March 25th

It’s springtime in Lyon! Come and celebrate with us on Sunday, March 25th with an Easter brunch. It will be a potluck, with last names beginning with A-L bringing a savory dish and M-Z bringing a sweet dish. Drinks will be provided.

There will be crafts, egg dyeing, and an Easter Egg Hunt, so bring the kids for a fun family day! No need to bring an Easter basket – the craft will be making your own bag to collect your Easter egg goodies.

This is a member event. Non-members may come as a guest of a member for a 5€ per adult / per child fee.

For those who enjoy petanque, bring your boules! There is a petanque terrain for a pick up game.

St. Patrick’s Happy Hour Friday March 16th

St. Patrick’s Happy Hour Friday March 16th

Kick off the weekend and celebrate St. Patty’s day early with some good Irish beer! This time we will meet at Johnny’s Kitchen, an Irish pub in Vieux Lyon, starting at 18h30 on Friday March 16th. Open to members & non-members alike!

Wine Tasting Evening, Friday March 9th

Wine Tasting Evening, Friday March 9th

Curious about organic French wines? Let’s spend an evening discovering some organic wines with host Veronique. We will be sampling 3 wines and nibbling on some finger food. €10 per person, cash only. Participants will have the opportunity to buy bottles of wine (including those sampled). Bottles range from €11-€20, all wine served and sold

Book Club Tuesday March 6th

Book Club Tuesday March 6th

The next ACL Book Club is on Tuesday March 6th at 2 pm at Raconte Moi la Terre Bellecour.   The Handmaid’s Tale is a dystopian novel by Canadian author Margaret Atwood, originally published in 1985. It is set in a near-future New England, in a totalitarian, Christian theonomy that has overthrown the United States