Alora diary - May





Alora Exchanging Culture and Communicating in English
3rd May - 11:30-12:45pm, Marshall Building, Room 5 ALORA Space, La Muette
Topic: An Hour from Paris – Weekend Escapes
Contact : Henrietta Flinn

Alora Communication in French and Exchanging Culture (CFEC).
3rd May, 10 am, Marshall Building, ALORA Room 5
Will robots change our lives?
What is their future in our everyday life? Company robots present for example in retirement homes or with children with autism. When will these service robots will invade our homes ?
Contact : Armelle Le Janne

Alora Alora Café Contacts
3 May 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 7 June 2019

Alora English Book Club
14 May at 7:15 pm
This month, the English Book Club will discuss « The Twin » by Gerbrand Bakker
Contact Mieke Reece to sign up and for more information.

Alora OECD cycling community
12 May at 6:00 pm
Then 7:00 pm: social picnic along the Seine, near Pont au Change.
Join us to celebrate the launch of a new group of cyclists at the OECD.
This is an opportunity to share our experiences and discuss future plans for the community (sharing tips, bike rides, charity events, advocacy and other social events)
For more information: Alexandre Santacreu, Pierre Georgin. OECD Cycling community page

Alora Exhibition visits in French
13 May, 11:15 am - Jacquemart-André Museum
Alicia Koplowitz’s collection - From Zurbaran to Rothko

Registration and payment: Carole Couturier

Alora Sophrology Sessions (Free)
15, 22, 29 May at La Muette and 16, 23, 30 May at Boulogne

Inscriptions: Nicole Van Wittenberge.

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Alora Exploring Paris - Saint Lazare train station and around
16 mai at 10:00 am - Meeting : Exit métro Liège
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 History Walking Tours - History or Style ?
18 May 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 Exhibition visits in French
25 May, 6:45 pm - Marmottan-Monet Museum
Camille PISSARRO, the first impressionist

Registration and payment: Carole Couturier

Alora Exhibition visits in French
31 May, 7:00 pm - Louvre Museum
Egyptian art with your children

Registration and payment: Carole Couturier

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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