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Allez, allez, allez, allez, allez Journée Internationale!

Published: August 12, 2016

Salut nos amis ! Yesterday was la Journée Internationale (International Day)! In the morning, we had three different villages come to our site to share a picnic style lunch; we hosted the Italian village, Lago del Bosco, the Spanish Cass Lake village, El Lago del Bosque, and the Russian village, Lesnoe Ozero. We loved getting to learn new words and cultural habits! Before, during, and after our picnic lunch, we also danced and sang songs...

Journée Maghreb

Published: August 11, 2015

​We had visitors today at Lac du Bois for our journée Maghreb! Look inside to find out more!

Journée Artistes

Published: August 1, 2015

Today was our last full day with our two-week villageois (villagers)! While we are sad to have to say goodbye to them tomorrow morning, we spent today reflecting on the two weeks that we have spent together. Our theme today was artistes, where we talked about different famous French and Francophone artists! We had sketches with Monet, Manet, and several others!  For our veillée (evening activity) we had a banquet and dance! We had incredible...

Passe-Temps Photographie

Published: July 10, 2015

​Check out what some villageois are doing in passe-temps photographie​!

Journée Impressionnisme

Published: June 17, 2015

​Journée Impressionnisme came with a lot of surprises - including Nutella crêpes at free time! Click here to see photos from our day!