Alora diary - October





Alora Exploring Paris - Giacometti
4 October at 9:45 am - Meeting : Maillol museum, 61 rue de Grenelle - Nearest metro Rue du Bac
Limited to 25 participants.
In English. 14€ for members, 17€ for non-members.
You may also sign up for 6 visits (75€) or the complete set of 10 visits (125€) but no reimbursements in case of absence.
For more information and to sign up, contact Leslie White. Send your payment to the ALORA office.

Alora Alora Café Contacts
5 October 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 2 November

Alora Evening museum visits
Wednesday 10 October
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, « Egypt Pharaos ». 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 History Walking Tours - Montorgueil district
13 October at 10:30 am
Discover the Montorgueil district.
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 Hike
14 October
For details, contactez Jacques Scornaux, 01 41 93 19 28.

Alora English Book Club
16 October at 7:15 pm
This month, the English Book Club will discuss « The Magician of Vienna » by Sergio Pitol (Mexico)
Contact Mieke Reece to sign up and for more information.

Alora ALORA days
17 / 18 October
17 October, 12:30-2 pm, Boulogne Arboretum
18 October, 12:30-2 pm, La Muette K-Fé
Discover your ALORA: your chance to meet the teachers and co-ordinators and register with our many activities!

Alora ALORA Quiz Night
18 October
18 October, La Muette, Buffet du Parc, 6:30-9:30 pm.
Trivia, food & drinks, and fun! Register your team (8 max), or sign up on your own and we will find you a team.
Register by 16 October, COB.
10€ members/15€ non-members.

Alora Communication en Français et Echanges Culturels
18 october at 10:00 Bâtiment Marshall, Salle ALORA 5, La Muette

Topic: Preserving diversity in nature. Let's talk on this perservation in our respective countries.

Alora Exchanging Culture and Communicating in English
18 October at 11:30 Marshall Building, ALORA Room 5, La Muette

Topic: Holiday Experiences – Horrible or Hilarious!

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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