Alliance is organizing a trip to the Griswold Museum in Old Lyme. It
will be on Sunday September 21 at 2:30 PM. The fee of $15 entitles you
to a guided tour of the artwork followed by a painting lesson and an
opportunity to sit in the gardens and sketch. Lunch is available (on
your own) nearby at the Café Flo.
Directions are on their website here (click for info).
On Sunday October 12 at 3:00 PM Gerri Chanel, author of Saving Mona Lisa: The Battle to Protect the Louvre and its Treasures During World War II, will speak about her book.
More details are in the newsletter on page 2.
Save the Date
On Thursday November 20 we will celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau at Abigail's Restaurant in Simsbury. Details to follow.
Join us to view the Toulouse Lautrec exhibition (click for info)
at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC on December
6, 2014. The bus tickets are limited to 12 people, so it will be first come,
first served. The cost is $81 which includes the bus, museum entrance fee, and
self guided tour of the exhibit. Full trip details are here (click for info).
To reserve your seat, send a check to Larry at
the Alliance Française, 233 Pearl St, Hartford 06103.