Improve your French through Movies and Songs for free in North Vancouver!

Watching French films and singing in French are great ways for adults and kids to improve their French. North Shore Pôle Francophone, a local French tutoring centre, offers free French Movie and Karaoke sessions every other week!

Here are the  dates and times for the next sessions:

Free French Singing Classes

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Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 5:30 PM
#305 – 1124 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver
Contact : Siamak 604.366.3052  or

All-ages karaoke. Offered every two weeks on a drop-in basis; for enthusiasts of singing, just to sing out loud and have fun. More info

Free French Movie Night

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Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 7:00 PM
#305 – 1124 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver
Contact: Siamak at 604.366.3052  or
Film: Les Aventures de Rabbi Jacob (The Mad Adventures of ‘Rabbi’ Jacob). France, 1973.
A bigoted Frenchman finds himself forced to impersonate a popular rabbi while on the run from a group of assassins – and the police….

French Movie Nights are offered every two weeks on a drop-in basis; for movie lovers who also like to improve their listening and conversation skills. More info


“French for Parents” course at The French International School Cousteau

In addition to after-school programs for children, The French International School Cousteau (located in the former Fromme Elementary building) also offers a “French for Parents” course.

The next program starts Tuesday, April 8th and runs until Tuesday, June 10th, 2014.

Click here to view the full course description/registration form.

Contact The French International School Cousteau for more info:
Tel: 604-924-2457
Address: 3657 Fromme Road North Vancouver, BC


“French for Parents” courses starting January 2014

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College Éducacentre, in conjunction with Canadian Parents for French, North Vancouver Chapter, present:


• Levels 1 & 2
• Offered in January 2014

The instruction includes a mix of conversation, grammar, verb tenses, activities in the workbook, listening to CD’s, French expressions to use at home with your kids, etc.

The instructor is currently teaching French in the elementary grades in North Vancouver and understands the FI curriculum.

Location: Larson Elementary School
2605 Larson Road, North Vancouver

Beginner 1:
Wednesdays, January 22 to March 12
6:30pm – 9:00pm FULL
To join waitlist for classes starting Monday, January 27, please call Solange: (604)708-5100 EXT 1602
Beginner 2:
Thursdays, January 23 to March 13
6:30pm – 9:00pm

CPF members: $159.00, including workbook and tax
Non-CPF members: $189.00, including workbook and tax

(Note: At the time of registration and payment, all participants pay the $189 registration fee. Upon verification of student’s active CPF membership, a $30 refund will be made to their credit card after the second week of the course).

Purchase your CPF membership by following the instructions here and then register on-line at College Educacentre,

For more information contact:
College Educacentre
Attn: Solange Desrochers
(604)708-5100 EXT 1602
Fax (604)708-5124