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Journée Suisse

Published: July 26, 2017

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

Journée d'Ouverture

Published: July 24, 2017

Today we welcomed a new group of villagers!

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...

Au revoir les villageois!

Published: August 15, 2015

​We wrapped up three different sessions today! Check out the pictures!

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

Published: August 8, 2015

La Journée Internationale was a big hit yesterday! We enjoyed being able to hang out with the nine other villages for a little while! Look inside for photos!

Lac du Bois Credit Program

Published: June 28, 2015

Our crédits (credit villagers) love coming to Lac du Bois for a variety of reasons. Look inside to see pictures of this year’s credit villagers and teachers, and the reasons why Lac du Bois is such a great place to learn French!

Journée Dinosaures (Dinosaur Day)!

Published: June 10, 2015

Bonjour! Today, our theme was dinosaures! At breakfast, we met dinosaurs with different body shapes that made it difficult to eat. At lunch, Dr. Who travelled in time to the prehistoric era, and had to fend off dinosaurs by throwing our lunch food at them. At dinner, our resident archaeologists found dinosaur remains in our salle à manger (dining room) and identified them by the food that was in their stomachs (which also happened to be what we were eating for...

French Scholarships Available!

Published: February 19, 2014

Concordia Language Villages is pleased to announce that scholarships to attend Lac du Bois are available. All applications must be submitted by February 28, 2014. More information regarding scholarship requirements is available at

24 août 2013 — la fin de la session

Published: August 25, 2013

Today marked the la fin de la session (the end of the session) and the conclusion of Lac du Bois’s summer programs. You can look at photos below of the closing program.