Children’s Easter Party

Come out to the countryside for the American Club’s Easter Party on Marco’s Farm! Fun activities for the kids- including an egg hunt for fresh organic eggs that you can take home with you. Date:  Saturday, March 31 Time: Easter party starts at 1:00 p.m.; Organic market is open until noon What to bring: A

“French Sauces” Cooking Demonstration with Three Course Dinner

“French Sauces” Cooking Demonstration with Three Course Dinner

For three enchanted evenings Chef Sofi will lead cooking demos in English with an accent on recipes and techniques for three types of “Very French” sauces and their derivatives.  Following the cooking demonstration, this culinary experience includes a 3-course dinner in a Croix Rousse restaurant which boasts ‘the best view over Lyon and all the

Vintage Shopping- March 16 and March 30

Vintage Shopping- March 16 and March 30

Our Vintage Shopping adventure started in the 1st arr. with a very cool record shop!  Maïte lead us through the Presqu’ile to several specialty Vintage clothing, furniture and accessory stores. What better way to end a great afternoon than in a Candy Shop?  Maïte arranged an exclusive “degustation” of several French favorites from days gone

Chamber Music and Brunch – March 11

Chamber Music and Brunch – March 11

Several of us attended the Sunday morning Chamber Music at the Auditorium featuring renowned pianist Olga Kern and American violinist Jennifer Gilbert. They mesmerized us with their beautiful music!  We joined up for lunch at the lively monument to gastronomy -Les Halles!  A big thanks to Meredith Gontard who organized this wonderful event.

Discount Shopping with Maïte

Our ACL shoppers will brave even subzero temperatures for a great deal!  In February, our professional personal shopper, Maïte, led us on an expedition all over Lyon to discover where to get bargain clothes and accessories. At the end of our visit, we stopped at Loggia for a hot chocolate and some serious fashion discussion.