Alora diary - December





Alora Hike
?? December
For details, please contact Jacques Scornaux, 01 41 93 19 28.

Alora Winter Concert
?? December at 1 PM
A selection of Christmas songs performed by the ALORA Musicians.
Admission free, but donations welcomed for the OECD War on Hunger Group.

Alora Alora Café Contacts
7 December from 10:00 am.
at Le Jardin du Petit Palais Café/Restaurant in the Musée du Petit Palais, avenue Winston Churchill, 75008 Paris,
M° Champs-Élysées Clémenceau.
Relaxed social event for newly-arrived spouses/partners of OECD, IEA, NEA and country delegations staff.
Contact Henrietta Flinn for more information and to confirm your attendance. - Café Contacts + Kids in a child-friendly café at the same time as Café Contacts.
Contact Anja Haehnle
Next Café Contacts: Friday 4 January 2019

Alora History Walking Tours - Garnier Opéra
8 December at 10:30 am
Limited to 25 participants.
In English. 15€ for members, 18€ for non-members, plus entrance fee on-site.
You may also sign up for the complete set of 8 visits (105€) but no reimbursements in case of absence.
For more information a list of the eight visits and to sign up, contact Patricia Norre. Send your payment to the ALORA office.

Alora ALORA Children's Christmas party
Sunday, 9th December, 2-5 pm, OECD Conference Centre.
An afternoon of games, music, food and fun for children of ALORA members.
Limited places, register using the link

Alora Evening museum visits
Wednesday 12 December
Join your guide Claude Rocca for a set of ten Evening Museum visits one Wednesday evening per month.
The first tour in this series will be held on 19 September at the Musée du Louvre, « Sir Campana, an Italian dream ». Amis du Louvre membership is required.
Limited to 25 participants for the season, first come, first served.
In English. 165€ for the 10 visits, no individual visits, includes entrance fee when applicable.
Payment to Alora. For more information, a list of the other visit dates and to sign up, contact Alora.

Alora Exploring Paris - Passage ways of Paris
13 December at 10:00 am - Meeting : Exit Métro Louvre Rivoli
Join this dynamic group for an architecture and history lesson without the books.
Entrance fee : NONE - Booking fee : NONE - Audios : NONE (Except if over 20 persons)
Limited to 25 participants.
You may still sign up for a set of 10 visits (105€ + entrance ticket when necessary) or 6 visits (66€ + entrance ticket when necessary).
For more information or a complete list of visits: Maria Boonekamp.

Alora English Book Club
18 December at 7:15 pm
This month, the English Book Club will discuss « Breath, Eyes, Memory » by Edwidge Danticat
Contact Mieke Reece to sign up and for more information.

Alora Exchanging Culture and Communicating in English
?? December - 11h30 - 12h45, Room 5 ALORA Space, La Muette

Topic: ??
Contact : Henrietta Flinn

Alora Communication in French and Exchanging Culture (CFEC).
?? December, 10 am, Marshall Building, ALORA Room 5

Join in interesting discussions whilst practicing French conversation skills.
Theme: ??
Contact : Armelle Le Janne.

Alora Famous Artists of Montmartre Walking Tour
Every Saturday and Sunday at 3 pm, M° Blanche.
Join your guide Eileen Grison to discover what drew famous artists such as Van Gogh, Picasso and Toulouse-Lautrec to Montmartre.
Experience some of the most important sites in the history of modern art while learning what life was like in the bohemian village of Montmartre during the Belle Époque.
90 minutes. Limited to 10 participants per visit. 8€ for ALORA members (instead of 10€).
For more information and to sign up, contact Eileen Grison.

Alora Reduced-price theatre tickets
See the full list of performances

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