|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 9 groups shared among 7 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).
NEW! Tourist French for Absolute Beginners It's never too late to begin! Please contact Kate via the Bird on the Tourist French page for details of a brand new group on 2nd and 4th Friday afternoons. The inaugural meeting was held at 2pm on Friday 10th May.
French Conversation - Follow on French: Convener: Diane Dungate, meet 1st and 3rd Thursday morning 11.00am
French Conversation - Tourist French: Convener: Kate O'Brien, Tourist French group meets on the 2nd and 4th Friday morning 10am.
French Conversation - Intermediate 1: Convener: Pamela Saint-Mart, 2 groups meet on the 1st and 3rd Friday morning at either 10.00am or 11.15am.
French Conversation - Intermediate 2: Convener: Janet Woods, meet Friday afternoon 2.30 - 3.30pm
Unfortunately this group will disband on Friday the 15th of March.
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
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.