“ A nice range of levels -- from low intermediate to fluent. ”
— Devon on Nov 18, 2014.
“ To practice their french and be around others with similar interests. ”
— Brian on Nov 18, 2014.
“ magnifique, j'ai rencontre des personnes gentilles et interessantes.j'ai meme eu l'opportunite de pratiquer un peu d'italien et d'espagnol. ”
— weber p. on Nov 14, 2012.
“ I arrived at 6:PM at the 8th floor and was told that the conversation event didn't start until 6:30PM. i decided therefore to attend a book signing in the library. I then returned to the 8th floor. Did I attend the right event? I am confused. Betsy Matthes ”
— Betsy Durkin M. on Nov 13, 2012.
“ I got to meet a couple of people. I got to speak French with one! The other had seen this movie in Germany. They both were really nice. ”
— Teresa W. on Jun 26, 2010.
“ I think anyone who is interested in keeping up the French they may have learned in high school and/or college should join this group. The members are interesting, smart, and very nice. Brian is a very competent and patient meetup leader, so there is no need to feel intimidated if your French is a bit rusty. ”
— Susan K. on May 10, 2010.
“ If you have basics in French, this meetup should be a good place to apply your knowledge and practice. Again, very nice people! ”
— Irena on Apr 9, 2010.
“ Didn't really get a chance to interact with the French Meetup group or the other meetup group member in the room last night, but everyone there seemed to be having a good time and the energy in the room was lively and fun...so that's reason enough to join the next go-round. ”
— Cara on Sep 6, 2009.
“ good mix of people & everyone tries. there was a nice feeling of people being drawn in to start the conversational ball rolling ”
— Cynthia Crane S. on May 30, 2009.
“ Parce qu'il y a une vraie gamme de niveaux - donc c'est une ambiance tres confortable pour tous. ”
— Ernest B. on May 30, 2009.
“ People should join this group because the meet-ups are well organized. The people are wonderful and LeAn Cafe is very nice with great food! ”
— jennifer b. on May 8, 2009.
“ great way to practice your french among a supportive group ”
— j_002 on Mar 6, 2009.
“ The meetup is good for networking. ”
— DaLefty1 on Nov 9, 2008.
“ It's a great way to spend an evening and brush up on French skills. ”
— Leon on Nov 6, 2008.
“ Apprendre le français ”
— Cal on Oct 5, 2008.
“ This is a friendly group which meets in relaxed, casual diner. It's easy to move around between conversations and since you there's no loud music, its easy to hear and be heard. Overall, its a great place for chatting and for meeting nice people. I'm always happy I went. ”
— Parry on Oct 2, 2008.
“ Others should join because you get to meet great people who are learning and or already speaking french fluently!!!! Everybody is very helpful and it's a very relaxed atmosphere!! ”
— susan on Sep 6, 2008.
“ Use French in a social situation ”
— Susan on Aug 9, 2008.
“ The group is diverse and interesting enough so you get to stretch your French speaking abilities and expand your working French vocabulary. ”
— Janet F. on Jul 5, 2008.
“ To meet people who want to/like to speak French. ”
— madeleine B. on Mar 8, 2008.
“ Hospitable, warm ,good place to meet others to connect practice ,speak french... ”
— etieger on Mar 7, 2008.
“ Tres amiable!! Je reviendrai le mois prochain. A bientot!! ”
— Sandra on Feb 9, 2008.
“ It might be nice if there were a moment (or two) when people did a general introduction -- maybe just name, and why they want to speak French or something. But that might be too formal.... ”
— Page T. on Nov 2, 2007.
“ Lots of first timers. The atmosphere was supportive and helpful. One unfortunate incident towards the end but I don't think it ruined the evening. ”
— Marlene on Aug 6, 2007.
“ I plan to come again ”
— Larry "Lazar" G. on Aug 2, 2007.
“ People I spoke with were great. ”
— Ann on Jul 9, 2007.
“ I left feeling excited about learning French and determined to come back with improved skills. Everyone seemed very nice. ”
— fiona s. on Jul 6, 2007.
“ Nice variety of levels of knowledge of the language. I enjoyed meeting new people who share the same interest. It was a little bizzare listening to French in an American environment. ”
— Silvana on Apr 5, 2007.
“ Need a new location. ”
— Sarina on Apr 5, 2007.
“ Friendly ”
— Anna K. on Feb 2, 2007.
“ Nice group of people of all ages and language levels! ”
— Jackie on Feb 2, 2007.
“ People were friendly and represented all levels of French speaking ability so I felt comfortable, even though this was my first time. ”
— Arlene on Nov 3, 2006.
“ Very diverse bunch of people. Will certainly consider coming to future events for this meetup group ”
— Wenxing on Sep 7, 2006.
“ A great mix of people. I'm grateful so many were patient with a beginner like myself. I even received compliments on my attempts at a French accent, and was told I "have potential." Finding encouragement, rather than pretentiousness, was a delight. ”
— Laura O. on Jul 8, 2006.
“ I especially enjoyed talking to the other 2 new people. We spoke comfortably for the entire time. I'm glad I attended and I'll return for July. ”
— sara on Jun 1, 2006.
“ mediocre place, thank God there were some good people from our group. ”
— Patrick S. on Jan 5, 2006.