Alora diary - March





Alora Alora Café Contacts
1st March 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 5 April 2019

Alora Hiking
11th March
From Orge Valley to Remarde Valley = about 15 km
Meet: 10.46 a.m. Sermaise station, when arrives the RER C.
For more information, contact Jacques Scornaux.

Exhibition visits in French
?? March at 9:30 am. Louvre Museum.
25 pers maximum.
For more information, please contact : Carole Couturier.

Alora English Book Club
12 March at 7:15 pm
This month, the English Book Club will discuss « A General Theory of Oblivion » by Jose Eduardo Angalusa
Contact Mieke Reece to sign up and for more information.

Alora Exploring Paris - Embassy of Romania to France
14 mars at 10:00 am - Meeting : 5 Rue de l’Exposition - Nearest metro : Ecole Militaire.
Join this dynamic group for an architecture and history lesson without the books.
Entrance fee : 2 € Donation / Chocolates - Booking fee : NONE - Audios : 2€/pers
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 - Paris nicest metro stations
16 March 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 Exchanging Culture and Communicating in English (ECCE)
21 March, 11:30 am – 12:45 pm, ALORA Room 5, Marshall Building, La Muette
Join us in friendly and relaxed discussions while practising your social English.
Topic: Favourite TV Programs and Series. Next date: 18 April
Contact : Henrietta Flinn

Alora Communication in French and Exchanging Culture (CFEC).
21 March, 10 am, Marshall Building, ALORA Room 5
Topic: What are the benefits of idleness ? time for oneself ? waste time ?
Contact : Armelle Le Janne

Alora ALORA Quiz Night. Save the date !
Thursday, 28 March, Boulogne canteen, 6:30-9:30 pm.
Culture, politics, sports, people, history, geography… Games, puzzles, music, photos… Are you up for the challenge?
Food, wine, trivia and fun!
More details on how to register to follow….

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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