|Overall Co-ordinator: Michelle Golding|
|Vacancies in some groups||No waiting lists|
The aim is to have fun with French, whilst learning about French language and culture, and improving on current level of ability.
We currently have 8 groups shared among 6 conveners. Please see individual sub pages and contact the convenor for venue details and up to date information about each group. Please contact the overall convener, via the little bird on this page for general information (about the most appropriate group for you to join and where there might be vacancies).
French Conversation- Tourist French for beginners: Convenor: Kate O'Brien, meet 2nd and 4th Friday morning 10am
French Conversation- Tourist & Twinning French: Convener: Kate O'Brien, meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday morning 10am
French Conversation - Follow on French: Convener: Diane Dungate, meet 1st and 3rd Thursday morning 11.00am
French Conversation - Intermediate : Convener: Pamela Saint-Mart, 2 groups meet on the 1st and 3rd Friday morning at either 10.00am or 11.15am.
French Conversation - Advanced: Convener: Susan Oglesby, meet 1st and 3rd Tuesday afternoon 2.00pm
French Conversation - Improvers: Convenor: Jerry Hadingham, meet 1st and 3rd Thursday afternoon 2.30pm
French Conversation - En Avance: Convenor: Michelle Golding, meet 2nd and 4th Tuesday afternoon at 2.00pm
We had fun 'baptising' our new Boules on the 15th July at the Three Horseshoes in North Cove We were able to pick up some tips from some local league players, and made a valiant attempt against the french visitors, who came to show us how it should be done!
Our next whole group event will be on Monday 20th January 2-4pm Venue TBC
To help you decide which group to join, your current level of ability can be very crudely obtained by taking a short online test such as the one found by following the link on the right of this page.
For those who would like to get started right away, froggyspeak developed by a member of Poole U3A is an extremely popular learning resource, enabling people to work at home and at leisure.