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Communication is Key at French Public Speaking Contest

2018-05-07T18:02:50-04:00 May 7th, 2018|

The Concours d’art oratoire is a competition hosted each spring by Canadian Parents for French (CPF). The students present first at their school level, and then may be selected to compete at the provincial, and national levels. Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia (CPF Nova Scotia) held their 35th provincial Concours d’art oratoire (French public [...]

Mary Beth Carty, ECMA nominée to entertain at Concours d’art oratoire 2018!

2018-05-07T16:47:40-04:00 April 30th, 2018|

CPF Nova Scotia is thrilled to have Mary Beth Carty perform at our Concours d’art oratoire 2018. Mary Beth is taking time out of her busy ECMA schedule to entertain our participants, their families and our volunteers! Be sure to enjoy her high energy performance while waiting for our awards presentation. Entertainment from 1:30-2:30 pm! [...]

Concours d’art oratoire, May 5/le 5 mai 2018

2018-04-25T13:54:01-04:00 April 25th, 2018|

Regional Concours d'art oratoire are finishing up this week.  CPF Nova Scotia is busy processing registration forms as we receive them.  Please make sure that we receive your registration form no later than Monday, April 30 as our Concours d'art oratoire program goes to print next week.  Confirmation letters are posted to participants once their [...]

Notice of Annual General Meeting

2018-03-19T19:17:56-04:00 March 19th, 2018|

CPF Halifax Peninsula and Mainland South is holding its upcoming Annual General Meeting on Thursday, April 26th, 2018 from 7:30pm to 8:30pm at the Citadel High School Board Room in Halifax. There will be a guest speaker, CPF Nova Scotia Executive Director, Rebecca Lancaster who will answer your questions about Camp Chocolat. There will be an [...]

French for Parents classes – SPRING 2018

2018-02-28T19:40:43-05:00 February 28th, 2018|

French Classes for Adults BEDFORD: THURSDAY; April 5-12-19-26 & May 3-10-17-24 Join us for an opportunity to improve your French with other adults. This course is suited to beginner and intermediate students who want to become more comfortable using French, and have a better grasp on the basic rules of the language. Each week the instructor [...]

Bilingual Career Exploration Day Success at Saint Mary’s

2018-02-28T17:46:15-05:00 February 28th, 2018|

Students Excited About the Benefits of Bilingualism Canadian Parents for French- Nova Scotia (CPF Nova Scotia) enjoyed another successful Bilingual Career Exploration Day on February 23, 2018. The Bilingual Career Exploration Day gave 120 high school students the opportunity to explore career paths where French is an asset. The Bilingual Career Exploration Day took place [...]

French for Parents classes – Winter session 2018

2018-01-02T16:10:04-05:00 January 2nd, 2018|

French for Parents is an opportunity to improve your French with other adults. This course is suited to beginner and intermediate students who want to become more comfortable using French, and have a better grasp on the basic rules of the language. Each week the instructor uses a thematic approach in order to cover a [...]

CPF NOVA SCOTIA PROVINCIAL CONCOURS D’ART ORATOIRE 2018

2017-12-14T23:36:25-05:00 December 14th, 2017|

Concours d’art oratoire is Canada’s largest annual French-language public speaking competition involving over a 100,000 students across Canada every year, and thousands of dollars worth of prizes. The aims of this public speaking contest are to stimulate the interest of students learning French, to improve their oral skills, and to give them experience speaking in [...]

December is French Movies Month!

2017-11-27T19:25:01-05:00 November 27th, 2017|

Each year, CPF Nova Scotia offers French movies for schools groups in December and March.  This year, CPF Nova Scotia will present La guerre des tuques in Halifax, Darmouth, New Minas and Yarmouth.  For dates and locations, check out our events calendar! For information on booking your school or class, contact us at the branch [...]

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