This group is for anyone interested in learning or utilizing French, from beginners to advanced levels. The Alliance Française of New Orleans (AFNO) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to promoting French language and culture, and to facilitate interaction and understanding between the people of Greater New Orleans and those of French speaking lands through quality education and community involvement. The AFNO offers day, evening, and Saturday classes, as well as a variety of cultural and social events including lectures, film screenings, wine tastings, French Language "Speakeasys" (language exchange evenings). The Alliance Française is the largest network of French language and cultural centers in the world. There are 1,040 chapters established in 136 countries, including 111 chapters in the US. Please see our website www.af-neworleans.org, our facebook page, or sign up for our newsletter (via website) for the most up-to-date info on our many activities.