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Journée d'Ouverture et Journée Science Fiction

Published: August 14, 2017

Villagers arrive at Lac du Bois

Today’s theme was Science Fiction. The sketch before breakfast was presented by Darth Vader and a Stormtrooper from the Star Wars franchise. The first half of the day was normal for Lac du Bois. Villagers went to explos (exploration of a theme) or cours (class) and then to activities after a snack break. After a lunch of moules-frites (muscles and fries), a Francophone classic, the day started to get busy. During the afternoon, Lac du Bois welcomed around two dozen new...

Journée Internationale

Published: August 11, 2017

Villagers performing for the crowd at International Day

Today the villagers from Lac du Bois joined the villagers of the other Concordia Language Villages at Waldsee, the German Language Village, to celebrate International Day, a day of festivities, games, dancing, songs, and more!

Journée d'Ouverture

Published: August 7, 2017

New villagers meet new friends and play games outside of Paris!

Bienvenue au Lac du Bois! (Welcome to Lac du Bois!) Today was an exciting day at Lac du Bois because we welcomed new two-week and one-week villagers to our French Language Village! Our four-week credit and non-credit villagers spent the afternoon and evening in the town center of Bemidji. The morning started off as usual, with courses for the credits and activities for the non-credits. Most of the staff spent the first hours of the day preparing for the new villagers to arrive! At...

Journée Suisse

Published: July 26, 2017

​Villagers attended a language exchange at Waldsee with the Italian and German vilages for Journée Suisse.

Journée Québec

Published: August 13, 2015

Journée Québec brought us some “celebrities” and a game show!

Journée Suisse

Published: July 23, 2015

​How many people can say that they had the chance to play the Alphorn, learn how to Swiss wrestle, go on a pontoon boat, play soccer, and learn three new languages all in one day? Our campers had that opportunity today! Look inside for a detailed description of Journée Suisse and the many photos we took.