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French Workshops

From pronunciation to slang, and travel to songs, try our specialized workshops—sign up for two or more & save!

Workshops last 1 to 3 hours or all day and are available for students who are complete beginners, fluent, or somewhere in between. Prices range from $50-$195.

Save $5 per workshop when you sign up for any two or more workshops. Add available workshop packages to a class during enrollment and save $15 per workshop.


  • French Pronunciation

    All Levels

    Mondays, from 1:30–3:30pm
    Jan 8, 22 & 29 & Feb 5, 12, 19 & 26 & Mar 5

    Polish pronunciation through poems, songs, and tongue-twisters.

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  • Idioms

    All Levels

    Fridays, from 5:45pm-7:15pm
    Dec 15, Jan 26 & Mar 9 (Beginner A1 / Advanced Beginner A2)
    Feb 9 & Mar 23 (Intermediate B1 & above)

    Speak like a Parisian by learning everyday sayings and expressions.

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  • Wines of France

    All Levels

    Feb 16 & Mar 16 • Fridays, from 5:30–7:30pm

    Master the fundamentals of French wine!

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  • Grammar & Vocabulary

    Intermediate B1 level & above

    Feb 2 & Mar 2 • Fridays, from 5:30–7pm

    Practice and strengthen your French grammar and vocabulary skills!

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  • One-Day French Refresher Bootcamp

    Beginner A1 / Advanced Beginner A2 / Intermediate B1 levels

    Saturdays, from 9–5pm
    Jan 27
    (Beginner A1)
    Feb 24
    (Advanced Beginner A2)
    Dec 9 & Mar 24 (Intermediate B1)

    In this one-day workshop, you’ll work on strengthening language skills so that you’re more confident moving to the next level of French.

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  • The Art of Writing

    Advanced Beginner A2 level & above

    Tuesdays, 1:30pm-3:30pm (Advanced Beginner A2)
    Wed, 1:30pm-3:30pm / Fri, 1:30pm-3:30pm (Intermediate B1)
    Thu, 1:30pm-3:30pm / Fri, 10:30am-12:30pm (Advanced B2 / Expert C1/C2)

    Gain confidence in writing in French through engaging and creative workshops that explore new themes each week!

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  • Visual Art Discussions

    Advanced Beginner A2 & Intermediate B1 levels

    Tuesdays, 3:30pm-5:30pm (Advanced Beginner A2)
    Thursdays, 3:30pm-5:30pm (Intermediate B1)

    Discover and compare the fascinating art in New York and Paris during the 1920s.

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  • Slang

    Intermediate B1 level & above

    Jan 12 & Feb 23 • Fridays, from 5:45pm-7:15pm

    Learn to chat, joke, and flirt just like a native French speaker!

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  • French Savoir-Vivre

    Intermediate B1 level & above

    Jan 11 & 25 & Feb 8 & 22 & Mar 8 • Thursdays, from 10am–12pm

    Learn the proper etiquette and manners to live life like the French

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  • French Cooking & Gastronomy

    Intermediate B1 level & above

    Jan 9 & 23 & Feb 6 & 27 & Mar 13 • Tuesdays, from 10am–12pm

    Learn French recipes, dishes, and techniques

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Looking for an 11-week or 5-week class? Browse course catalogue here.


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22 East 60th Street,
New York, NY 10022

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