FIAF Family Saturdays - French Institute Alliance Française

Date: 03/02/13
Hours: 2pm
Price: $35
22 E. 60th St. - 212-355-6100
Upper East Side, NY 10022

Description: Have fun en français and discover the richness of French cultures and language through inspiring performances and hands-on activities. Here's more from the press release: FIAF Family Members save $3 per ticket on all Family Saturdays ticketed events. All children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Haskell Library Open House & Story Time Saturday, March 2, from 3–4:30pm Ages 3–6 Explore the Library’s kids’ collection and enjoy story time and arts and crafts in French from 3:30–4:15pm. Concert & Fashion Workshop with Domitille & Astrazz Duo Saturday, March 2 at 3:15pm Ages 4 & up In French Accompanied by the Parisian Jazz duo Astrazz, French singer and stylist Domitille sings classic poems by Maurice Carême. Following the concert, children will create their own designs inspired by the music and poems. Concert Percussions Claviers de Lyon Saturday, March 2 at 7pm Ages 7 & up In English Enter the magical world of Charles Perrault, father of the modern fairytale, in this inventive concert by the internationally renowned Percussions Claviers de Lyon. With marimbas, vibraphones, xylophones, and a virtual 3-D narrator, this quintet re-imagines composer Maurice Ravel’s piano duet, Ma Mère l’Oye (Mother Goose), based on stories by Perrault. Coupled with gorgeous projections, this performance will captivate audiences of all ages. French Children's Book Sale Saturday, March 2, from 10am–6pm Discover unique children's books in French for all ages and levels. Buy the perfect holiday gift for the young Francophiles in your life! In partnership with the online library, French Media Resources.