Champagne reception for author Cara Black
Thursday, June 8


We've all been waiting for the publication of Cara Black's latest Aimée Leduc novel in our favorite mystery-set-in-Paris series!! "Murder in Saint-Germain" is almost here! Join us as we welcome Cara back to Houston on June 8 at 6:30 p.m. with a champagne reception at Murder by the Book. (

Cara will offer one of the previous volumes in the series as a prize in a raffle just for Alliance Française members who attend, so VENEZ NOMBREUX!
And if you haven't yet read last year's "Murder on the Quai" it has just been released in paperback! PROFITEZ-EN!

There is no charge and all are invited.

Archway Gallery goes French
Rencontre de l'Alliance et de l'Arche
Featuring 16 artists from Archway Gallery


Through August 2017

L'Alliance Française de Houston
427 Lovett Boulevard

The Wine School at the Alliance Française

The knowledgeable and ever-entertaining Charles M. "Bear" Dalton, Spec's Fine Wine Buyer, continues his popular Wine School classes at the Alliance.

Reservations are required.
For more information visit

Click here for Bear On Wine

Cannes Confidential: A Debrief on the 70th Festival International du Film
Wednesday, June 21


Come hear Marian Luntz, Curator of Film and Video at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, speak about her experiences attending the recent edition of the world’s most famous film festival. We’ll sip rosé, the unofficial beverage of choice on the Croisette, and listen to her informal, illustrated tour of the cinema and the insanity.

It's the next best thing to being there!
There is no charge and all are invited.

Vente de livres

Take advantage of our vente de livres d’occasion (used book sale) at the Alliance. As we continue to clean out our shelves to make room for new acqusitions, we have a wide variety of used books on offer; text books, novels, history and children’s books, and more. And all books are priced at just $1. (Oui! Un dollar!)