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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 d'Ouverture

Published: August 7, 2017

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

Today, we welcomed new villagers to our Village while our four-week villagers spent the day in the center of Bemidji.

Journée d'Ouverture

Published: July 24, 2017

Today we welcomed a new group of villagers!

Journée Métro

Published: August 18, 2015

​We welcomed our new one-week villageois and some families for Family Week! Check out inside for photos!

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!

Journée d'Ouverture

Published: August 4, 2015

We welcomed our new one- and two-week villagers yesterday, and we’re so excited to have them here! Look inside for pictures!

Journée d'Ouverture

Published: July 21, 2015

We had a great first night! We got to know each other better and learned about the systems here at Lac du Bois. Check inside for pictures!

Meet Our Monos!

Published: July 20, 2015

​Want to know who is working with your villageois​ this summer? Look inside!

Journée d'Ouverture

Published: July 6, 2015

​Look inside for pictures from our opening day!

Journée d'Ouverture 

Published: June 22, 2015

Lac du Bois welcomed 130 new two- and four-week villageois​ (villagers) today! Look inside to read more about our opening day and see pictures!

Journée le Tour de France

Published: June 15, 2015

Bienvenue au Lac du Bois!

Salut tout le monde (Hey everyone)! Our theme of the day was le Tour de France and we learned all about the race and biking. Today, our two-week villagers also had the chance to have a fête à la plage (beach party) while we were checking in our new villagers. We are so excited to have received new villagers that will be staying with us for the next week! Our director, Charlotte, taught us a game before dinner, and then we had lots of delicious...

Journée d'Ouverture! (Opening Day!)

Published: June 8, 2015

Today was our opening day here at Lac du Bois, and we are so excited to have your villageois (villagers) with us! Here are some pictures of the villagers and their activities throughout the day. Enjoy!